Perjury Act 1728
|Long title||An Act for the more effectual preventing and further Punishment of Forgery, Perjury and Subornation of Perjury; and to make it Felony to steal Bonds, Notes or other Securities for Payment of Money.|
|Citation||2 Geo 2 c 25|
|Territorial extent||England (including Wales and Berwick)|
|Text of statute as originally enacted|
So much of this Act as related to the stealing or taking by robbery any orders or other securities therein enumerated was repealed by section 1 of the 7 & 8 Geo 4 c 27. (The marginal note says that the effect of this was to repeal section 3 of this Act).
Section 5 was repealed by section 1 of, and the Schedule to, the Statute Law Revision Act 1871.
Section 6 provided for the Act to expire. The Act was revived and made perpetual by the 9 Geo 2 c 18.
- The Statutes at Large, From the First Year of the Reign of King George the First to the Third Year of the Reign of King George the Second. Volume the Fifth. King's Printer. London. 1763. Pages 699 and 700.
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