Piracy Act 1721

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Piracy Act
Act of Parliament
Long title An Act for the more effectual suppressing of Piracy
Other legislation
Repealed by Statute Law (Repeals) Act 1993
Relates to Piracy Act 1837
Status: Repealed
Text of the Piracy Act 1721 as in force today (including any amendments) within the United Kingdom, from legislation.gov.uk

The Piracy Act 1721 (c.24) was an Act of the Parliament of Great Britain.

The long title and preamble of the Act were:

Parts of the Act were superseded by the Piracy Act 1837.

All remaining parts of the Act were repealed on 11 May 1993 by the Statute Law (Repeals) Act 1993.

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