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Probate and Legacy Duties Act 1808

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XIPenalty on Persons making, accepting or paying Bills or Promissory Notes not dulystamped.

And be it further enacted, That if any Person or Persons shall make, sign, or issue, or cause to be made, signed, or issued, or shall accept or pay, or cause or permit to be accepted or paid, any Bill of Exchange, Draft, or Order, or Promissory Note, for the Payment of Money, liable to any of the Duties imposed by this Act, without the same being duly stamped for denoting the Duty hereby charged thereon, he, she, or they shall for every such Offence forfeit the Sum of Fifty Pounds.

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