Search Legislation

Stamp Act 1815

Status:

This is the original version (as it was originally enacted).

XVINotes re-issuable under 48 or 53 G.3 to continue re-issuable till End of Three Years from the Date.

And be it further enacted, That all Promissory Notes for the Payment to the Bearer on Demand of any Sum of Money which shall have been actually and bond fide issued and in Circulation before or upon the said Thirty-first Day of August One thousand eight hundred and fifteen, duly stamped according to the aforesaid Act of the Forty-eighth Year of His Majesty's Reign, and which shall then be re-issuable within the Intent and Meaning of that Act, or of an Act passed in the Fifty-third Year of His Majesty's Reign for altering, explaining, and amending the said former Act with regard to the Duties on re-issuable Promissory Notes, shall continue to be re-issuable until the Expiration of Three Years from the Date thereof respectively, but not afterwards, without Payment of any further Duty for the same ; and if any Banker or Bankers or other Person or Persons shall at any Time after the said Thirty-first Day of August issue or cause to be issued for the first Time any Promissory Note for the Payment of Money to the Bearer, on Demand, bearing Date before or upon that Day, he, she, or they shall for every such Promissory Note forfeit the Sum of Fifty Pounds.

Back to top

Options/Help

Print Options

Close

Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.

Original (As Enacted or Made):The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.

Close

Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once

Close

More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources
Close

More Resources

Use this menu to access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • correction slips

Click 'View More' or select 'More Resources' tab for additional information including:

  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • links to related legislation and further information resources