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Game (Scotland) Act 1832

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IXForm of Conviction.

And be it enacted, That the Justice or Justices of the Peace before whom any Person shall be summarily convicted of any Offence against this Act may cause the Conviction to be drawn up according to the following Form of Words, or in any other Form of Words to the same or the like Effect; (that is to say,) BE it remembered, That on the ______________ Day of ______________ to wit in the Year of our Lord ______________at______________ in the County of ______________ [or Division, et cetera, as the Case may be], 4.0. is convicted before me J.P., One [or us J.P. and J.J.P.] Two, as the Case may require], of His Majesty's Justices of the Peace for the said County [et cetera], for that he the said A.O. did unlawfully on ______________ at ______________ trespass or was found trespassing in search or pursuit of Game [etcetera, as the Case may be], and I [or we] do adjudge that the said A.O. shall for the said Offence forfeit the Sum of ______________ [or we do adjudge that the said A. 0. shall for the said Offence forfeit the Sum of ______________ ], and shall forthwith pay the said Sum, together with the Sum of ______________ of Expences of Process, and that in default of immediate Payment of the said Sums he the said A.O. shall be imprisoned [or imprisoned and kept to hard Labour] in the ______________ of for the Space of ______________ unless the said Sums shall be sooner paid] ; and I [or we] order that the said Sums shall be paid by the said A. O. on or before the ______________ Day of ______________ and in default of Payment on or before that Day I [or we] adjudge the said A.O. to be imprisoned [or imprisoned and kept to hard Labour] in the ______________ of ______________ for the Space of ______________ unless the said Sums shall be sooner paid]; and I [or we] direct that the said Sum of ______________ (i. e. the Penalty) shall be paid to ______________ being the Minister of, et cetera, to be by him applied according to the Directions of the Statute in such Case made and provided; and I [or we] order that the said Sum of ______________ of Expences shall be paid to ______________ (the Complainer). Given under my Hand [or our Hands] the Day and Year first above mentioned. ____________________________' J. P. ____________________________' [or J.P. and J.J.P.]'

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