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Proceedings and Acts of the General Assembly, April 1666-June 1676
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468 Assembly Proceedings, February 1674/5.

P. R. O.

Colonial En-
try Book
No. S3

ready payed downe or by bill bond or Specialty or other security
to that purpose to be given above the vallue of Sixty pounds
of tobacco for any Fee gratuity or Reward for the prosecuting
following defending Councelling advising or pleading of any
Cause or suite wtsoever hereafter to be begun prosecuted
pleaded or defended in any of the County Courts within this
Province from the first Comencemt of any Suite to the Final
Determincon thereof And that every such Attorney hereafter
to be admitted doe before his admittance take the usual Oath
of Attorney & tht he shal be content with the Fees in this
Act Limited wch said severall Fees hereby allowed to the severall
Attorneys shal be allowed in a bill of Costs to either pty pltf or
Defdt against the ply cast And all Attorneys Councellors or
Sollicitors taking or exacting other Fees than aforesd & offend-
ing against the true intent & meaning of this Act And being
thereof Lawfully convicted by the Oaths of two sufficient wit-
nesses shal not only loose & forfeit for every offence as aforesd
the Sume of two thousand pounds of Tobacco one half there-
of to the Lord Prory the other half thereof to the pty grieved
to be Recovered in any the Courts of this Province by bill
plaint or Informacon but shall also be excluded from being At-
torney Councellor or Sollicitor in any of the Courts of this Pro-
vince for ever hereafter Provided that this Act nor anything
therein conteyned be not construed judged or taken to debarr
any person or persons pltf or Defdt at the Tryall or hearing of
their Cause or Causes to speake for themselves if they so de-
sire it. This Act to endure for three Years or to the end of
the next Gen" Assembly which shall first happen.

An Act for payment & Assessing the Publique Charges
of this Province.

Whereas there hath beene one hundred seaven thousand
eight hundred and ninety Seaven pounds of Tobacco expended
laid out and Disbursed by the Upper and Lower houses of this
present Genll Assembly & by severall other good people the
Inhabitants of this Province as also Tenn thousand Seaven hun-
dred eighty nine pounds of Tobacco allowed unto the severall
sheriffs of the severall Respective Countys for their Sallory for
the Collecting of aforesaid Sume 107897lb of Tobacco all which
amounts together in the whole to the Sume of one hundred &
eightene thousand Six hundred eighty & Six pounds of To-
bacco & to the intent tht the Same may be Satisfied to those
persons to whom it is due as by a Catalogue hereunto annexed
doth appeare. Bee it enacted by the Right Honble the Ld Propry
by & wth the advise & Consent of the upper & Lower Houses


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