An Act to repeal Two Act of the Thirtieth and Thirty second Years of King Charles the Second, for burying in Woollen, and for indemnifying Persons against Penalties for Offences committed against the said Acts. [23rd July 1814.]

 

 

Whereas an Act was made in the Thirtieth Year of the Reign of King Charles the Second, intituled An Act for burying in Woollen : And Whereas an Act was made in the Thirty second Year of the Reign of His said Majesty, intituled An additional Act for burying in Woollen : And Whereas it is expedient that the said Acts should be repealed; Be it therefore enacted by and with the advice and consent of the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons, in the present Parliament assembled, and by the Authority of the same, That the said Acts shall be and the same are hereby repealed.

 

II. And be it further enacted, That every Person who shall have incurred any pecuniary Penalty or Forfeiture, under any of the Provisions of the said Acts, and against whom no Action, Suit, Bill, Plaint or Information shall have been brought before the First Day of July One thousand eight hundred and fourteen, shall be and is hereby wholly indemnified, freed and discharged from the same ; any thing in the said recited Acts, or either of them to the contrary notwithstanding.

 

III. And be it further enacted, That in case any Action or Actions shall before the said First Day of July have been brought or commenced against any Person or Persons, for any Penalty or Forfeiture under the said recited Acts, or either of them, the Plaintiff or Plaintiffs in such Action or Actions shall not recover, or be entitled to recover, in respect thereof, more than his or their Costs which may have been actually incurred in such Action or Actions, up to the said First Day of July, to be taxed as between Attorney and Client by the proper Officer of the Court wherein such Action or Actions shall have been brought ; and the Person or Persons against whom any such Action shall have been brought, shall upon Payment or Tender made to the said Plaintiff or Plaintiffs, or to the Attorney or Attornies employed in prosecuting such Action or Actions, of the Costs so taxed as aforesaid, be wholly indemnified, freed and discharged from and against all such Penalties and Forfeitures.

 

 

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