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Proceedings and Acts of the General Assembly, 1748-1751
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Acts. 307


Province the Heads or Scalps of any more Squirrels or Crows than
the three for each Taxable, by the said recited Act required, is by
this present Act repealed, and made null and void; any Thing in the
said recited Act contained to the contrary in any wise notwith-
standing.

Liber B. L. C.
[Part of
an Act
Repealed.]

This Act to continue for three Years, and to the End of the next
Session of Assembly which shall happen after the End of the said
three Years.

p. 468
[Continu-
ance of this
Act.]

June 23d 1749
Read and Assented to
by the Lower House of
Assembly
Signed p Order
M Macnemara Cl lo ho.

On behalf of the Right
Honble the Lord Propry
of this Province I will
this be a Law.
Sam: Ogle

The Great Seal in
wax appendant

23d June 1749
Read & Assented to by
the Upper House of As-
sembly
Signed p Order
J Ross Cf. Up. Ho.

An Act to enable the Justices of Baltimore County Court, for the
Time being, to levy on the taxable Inhabitants of the said County
a Quantity of Tobacco, for the Uses therein mentioned.

No. 4

Whereas it is represented to this General Assembly, that the
Court-House of Baltimore County is not only so much out of Re-
pair, as to endanger the Records remaining there, but is also, by
means of the great Increase of the Inhabitants, and the Business of
the said County, become too small for the Purposes of a Court-
House.
Be it therefore Enacted by the Right Honourable the Lord Pro-
prietary, by and with the Advice and Consent of his Lordship's
Governor, and the Upper and Lower Houses of Assembly, and the
Authority of the same, That it shall and may be lawful to and for
the Justices of Baltimore County Court, for the Time being, and
they are hereby authorized, impowered, and required, on their lay-
ing their County Levy in November Court, in the Years Seventeen
hundred and forty-nine, and Seventeen hundred and fifty, to assess
and levy on the taxable Inhabitants of the said County, by two equal

[Preamble.]

Assessments, the Quantity of forty thousand Pounds of Tobacco,
together with the Sheriff's Salary of Five per Cent for Collection;
which Sum, so assessed and levied, shall be collected by the Sheriff
of Baltimore County aforesaid, who is hereby required and directed
to pay the same to the Justices of Baltimore County aforesaid for
the Time being; and they are hereby authorized and required to
apply the same, as well towards repairing, as enlarging the Court-
House of Baltimore County aforesaid, and to no other Use or Pur-
pose whatsoever.

[40,000 lb.
of Tobacco
to be levied
at two equal

Assess-
ments.]

Provided always, And be it further Enacted, That it shall and
may be lawful for the several and respective Inhabitants of Balti-
more County to pay and discharge the said several and respective
Sums of Tobacco, so to be levied and raised to and for the ,Uses

[Proviso.]



 
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