Burial Act 1853

Burial Act 1853

1853 CHAPTER 134

An Act to amend the Laws concerning the Burial of the Dead in England beyond the Limits of the Metropolis, and to amend the Act concerning the Burial of the Dead in the Metropolis.

[20th August 1853]

WHEREAS an Act was passed in the last Session of Parliament to amend the Laws concerning the Burial of the "Dead in the Metropolis," and it is expedient to make better Provision for and in relation to Burials beyond the Limits of the said Act: Be it therefore enacted by the Queen's most Excellent Majesty, by and with the Advice and Consent of the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons, in this present Parliament assembled, and by the Authority of the same, as follows :