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|Session and Chapter||Short Title||Extent of Repeal|
|34 & 35 Hen. 8. c. 26.||The Laws in Wales Act 1542.||Section 47 from “Item, that no person” onwards.|
|36 Geo. 3. c. 88.||The Hay and Straw Act 1796.||The whole Act.|
|5 Geo. 4. c. 83.||The Vagrancy Act 1824||Sections 16 and 21.|
|4 & 5 Will. 4. c. 21.||The Hay and Straw Act 1834.||The whole Act.|
|3 & 4 Vict. c. 50.||The Canals (Offences) Act 1840.||Sections 13, 15, 17 and 19.|
|14 & 15 Vict. c. 19.||The Prevention of Offences Act 1851.||Sections 12 and 13.|
|18 & 19 Vict. c. 126.||The Criminal Justice Act 1855.||The whole Act, so far as unrepealed.|
|19 & 20 Vict. c. 114.||The Hay and Straw Act 1856.||The whole Act.|
|32 & 33 Vict. c. 57.||The Seamen’s Clothing Act 1869.||The whole Act.|
|33 & 34 Vict. c. 65.||The Larceny (Advertisements) Act 1870.||The whole Act.|
|34 & 35 Vict. c. 112.||The Prevention of Crimes Act 1871.||Sections 10 and 11.|
|39 & 40 Vict. c. 20.||The Statute Law Revision (Substituted Enactments) Act 1876.||Section 4.|
|59 & 60 Vict. c. 25||The Friendly Societies Act 1896||Section 87(2).|
|61 & 62 Vict. c. 36.||The Criminal Evidence Act 1898.||In the Schedule, the entries for the Vagrancy Act 1824 and for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children Act 1894.|
|4 & 5 Geo. 5. c. 14.||The Currency and Bank Notes Act 1914.||The whole Act.|
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