By the house of Delegates 15th December 1708
Read and assented to by the house of Delegates.
Signed p order. Richd Dallam Cl: ho: Del :
December 15th 1708
Then was this bill read and assented to by her Majtys honble
Councill & Signed p order.
W Bladen Cl Council.
December the 17th 1708
On the behalfe of our Sovereigne Lady Ann Queen of Great
I will this be a Law. Jo: Seymour.
An Act Confirming and Explaining the Charter to the City of
Whereas this present Generall Assembly have taken into
their Consideration the Charter lately granted to the City of
Annapolis & being desirous to give all due Encouragement to
Cohabitation have Resolved to Confirme the same Charter
and to Explain and Restrain some Clauses and Grants therein
Contained. They humbly pray that it may be Enacted. And
it is hereby Enacted by the Queens most Excellent Majty by
and with the advice and Consent of her Majtys Governour
Councill and Assembly of this province and by the authority
of the same that the said Charter to the City of Annapolis
bearing date at the said City on the Twenty second day of
November Anno one thousand Seven hundred and Eight in
the Seventh yeare of her Majestys Reigne Sealed with the
Great Seale of this her Majtys Province and Signed with the