Shop-books Evidence Act 1609

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The Shop-books Evidence Act 1609[1]
Long title An Acte to avoide the double Payment of Debtes.[2]
Citation 7 Jac 1 c 12
Status: Repealed

The Shop-books Evidence Act 1609 (7 Jac 1 c 12) was an Act of the Parliament of England.

The words "This Act to contynue to the end of the first Session of the next Parliament and noe longer" at the end of the Act were repealed by section 1 of, and the Schedule to, the Statute Law Revision Act 1863. The footnote to this repeal says that these words from section 3 in Ruffhead's Edition.[3]

In section 1, the words of commencement, and the words "hereafter to be" wherever occurring, were repealed by section 1 of, and Schedule 1 to, the Statute Law Revision Act 1948.

The whole Act, so far as unrepealed, was repealed by section 1 of, and Part VII of the Schedule to, the Statute Law (Repeals) Act 1969.

References[edit]

  1. ^ The citation of this Act by this short title was authorised by section 5 of, and Schedule 2 to, the Statute Law Revision Act 1948. Due to the repeal of those provisions, it is now authorised by section 19(2) of the Interpretation Act 1978.
  2. ^ These words are printed against this Act in the second column of Schedule 2 to the Statute Law Revision Act 1948, which is headed "Title".
  3. ^ Rickards, G K. The Statutes of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, 26 & 27 Victoria, 1863. Page 649.