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Game Act 1831

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Schedule AForm of Licence

At a Special Session of the Justices of the Peace of the County of ______________ [or Riding, &c. as the Case may be], acting for the Division of [or otherwise, as the Case may be] in the said County, holden at ______________ in the said ______________ on the ______________ Day of ______________ in the Year ______________ We ______________ being ______________ Justices acting for the said ______________ assembled at the said Special Session, do hereby authorize and empower A.B. of ______________ [here insert the Name, Description, and Place of Residence, and, if more than One in Partnership, say, CD. of, &c. and E.F. of, &c. being Partners,] being a Householder [or Householders], [or Keeper (or Keepers) of a Shop or Stall, as the Case may be], to buy Game from any Person authorized to sell Game by virtue of an Act passed in the Second Year of the Reign of King William the Fourth, intituled " An Act " to amend the Laws in England relative to Game and we do also authorize and empower the said A.B. [or CD. and E.F. being Partners] to sell at his [or their] House [Shop or Stall] any Game so bought, provided that the said A.B. [or CD. and E.F. being Partners] shall affix to some Part of the Outside of the Front of his [or their] House [Shop or Stall], and shall there keep, a Board having thereon in clear and legible Characters his Christian Name and Surname, [or their Christian Names and Surnames,] together with the following Words, 'Licensed to deal in Game.' This Licence will expire on____________________________ ______________ (Signed) ______________ Justice of the Peace. ______________ Justice of the Peace.

Schedule BForm of Certificate to be issued by Clerks of Commissioners of Assessed Taxes to every Person licensed to deal in Game

Received from A. B. [or C. D. and E. F. being Partners], residing at [Parish, Township, or Place] in the County of ______________ (in exchange for this Certificate), a Receipt under the Hand of G.H. one of the Collectors of Assessed Taxes for the said [Parish, &c.] for the Sum of ______________ being the Duty chargeable on the said A. B. [or C. D. and E. F. being Partners] in respect of his [or their] Licence to deal in Game. Certified this ______________ Day of ______________ in the Year ______________ in pursuance of an Act passed in the Second Year of the Reign of King William the Fourth, intituled " An Act " to amend the Laws in England relative to Game." This Certificate will expire on ______________ ____________________________ (Signed) Clerk to the Commissioners of Assessed Taxe for the Division of in the County of

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