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Parliamentary Elections (Ireland) Act 1823

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XLVIIIOath of not having received Reward for voting to be administered, if required.

And be it further enacted, That at every such Election for a County of a City or County of a Town, the Returning Officer's Deputy shall, if required by any Candidate, or the Inspector of any Candidate so to do, also administer, in the Place of polling in which he presides, an Oath in the following Form, to every Person separately who shall tender his Vote, or offer to poll at such Election, before such Person shall be permitted to poll:

' I A. B. do swear [or, being of the People called Quakers, I A. B. ' do solemnly affirm], I have not received Or had myself, or any Person whatsoever in Trust for me, or for my Use and Benefit, or ' for the Use and Benefit of any of my Family or Kindred, to my 'Knowledge or Belief, directly or indirectly, any Sum or Sums of 'Money, Office, Place or Employment, Gift or Reward, or any Promise or Security for any Money, Office, or Employment, in order to give my Vote at this Election.'

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