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Piracy Act 1850

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IVRewards for Services against Pirates by Vessels in the East India Company's Service.

And be it enacted, That, with a view to the Assignment of fitting Rewards by the Court of Directors of the East India Company for Services performed by the Ships or Vessels of the said Company against Pirates, in all Cases wherein any Ships or Vessels of War belonging to the said Company shall be engaged in any Operations against Pirates, the Registrar of the said Vice Admiralty Courts shall, on the Days aforesaid, transmit to the .said Court of Directors a similar List or Return of all such Cases which shall have been adjudicated in the said Courts respectively under this Act.

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