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PART I.-Adjudication and vesting of Property.
Adjudication, petitions for, &c. ; 6-13.
Appointment of trustee ; 14-18.
PART II.-Administration of Property.
Conduct of bankrupt and of trustee, &c.; 19-21.
Payment of debts and distribution of assets; 31-40.
Close of bankruptcy; 47.
Discharge of bankrupt; 48-50.
Release of trustee; 51-53.
Status of undischarged bankrupt; 54.
PART III.-Constitution and Powers of Court.
Description of Court; 59-72.
Orders and warrants of Court; 73-77.
General rules; 78.
Change of jurisdiction by Chancellor; 79.
PART IV.-Supplemental Provisions.
As to proceedings; 80-82.
As to trustees and committees of inspection; 83, 84.
As to power over bankrupt; 85, 86.
As to property devolving on trustees; 87-95.
As to discovery of bankrupt's property; 96-99.
PART V.-Persons having Privilege of Parliament.
Privilege of Parliament not to prevent adjudication of bankruptcy; 120.
PART VI.-Liquidation by Arrangement.
Regulations with respect to liquidation; 125.
PART VII.-Composition with Creditors.
Regulations as to composition; 126, 127.
PART VIII.-Temporary Provisions.
Bankruptcy Courts, and abolition of country district courts, compensa-
2.-Bankruptcy Repeal and Insolvent Court.
To provide for the winding-up of the business of the late
Short title and commencement of Act; Sects. 1, 2.
3.-Imprisonment for Debt.
For the Abolition of Imprisonment for Debt, for the punish-
Short title, extent, and commencement and construction of Act; Sects.
Abolition of imprisonment for debt, with exceptions; 4–10.
Warrants of attorney, cognovits, and orders for judgment; 24-29.
Basses Lights, Ceylon.
For making better provision for the erection of a Lighthouse
Short title and construction of Act; Sects. 1, 2.
To amend the law for licensing Beerhouses, and to make
Act not to apply to Scotland or Ireland; Sect. 1.
Retail licences not to be granted without certificate granted under this
Certificates by whom to be granted; 5.
Form of certificate; 6.
Notice of application; 7.
Provisions of 9 Geo. 4. c. 61. to apply to grants of certificates under
this Act; 8.
As to transfer of certificates; 9.
As to renewal of licences in force in Middlesex and Surrey; 10.
Penalty on forgery of certificate ; 11.
Constables may enter on houses licensed to sell beer, &c. not to be con-
Proof of money passing not necessary to prove sale; 13.
In cases of illegal sale on neighbouring premises evidence need not be
Penalty for selling beer or cider to be drunk at illegal times; 15.
In order to constitute a second or third offence previous offence need not
As to management of houses licensed for sale of table beer; 18.
Behar Canal. See East India Irrigation and
Benefices. See Presentation of Benefices, &c.
Birds, Preservation of. See Sea Birds Pre-
For the relief of Archbishops and Bishops when incapacitated
Short title; Sect. 1.
As to resignation of bishops; 2.
Conduct of inquiry; 6.
Proof of incapacity by bishop; 7.
Apportionment of first fruits and tenths; 9.
Death or resignation of a bishop coadjutor; 10.
Application of Act to the bishopric of Sodor and Man; 11.
Application of the Act to archbishops; 12.
Provision as to translation of bishops; 13.
Definition of terms; 14.
Repeal of 6 & 7 Vict. c. 62.;-15.
Duration of Act; 16.
Board of Works. See Metropolitan Board of
Brazilian Slave Trade.
For repealing the Act 8 & 9 Vict. c. 122. for carrying into
Building Act. See Metropolitan Buildings.
Calcutta. See Straits Settlements.
Canada (Rupert's Land) Loan.
For authorizing a guarantee of a loan to be raised by Canada
Cattle Diseases. See Contagious Diseases
Ceylon. See Basses Lights. Harbour of
For amending The Charitable Trusts Acts.
Short title, extent and construction of Act; Sects. 1-3.
Employment of persons to prepare and defend scheme; 9.
Service of Attorney General by appellant under sect. 8. of 23 & 24 Vict.
Legal power of majority of trustees to deal with charity estates; 12.
Legal proceedings by trustees of charities for protection of charity
Application by exempted charities to have benefit of Act; 14.
Repeal of enactments in schedule; 17.
Children (Orphan). See Poor Relief (Ireland).
Church Building Acts Amendment. See New
Church of Ireland. See Irish Church.
To amend The Cinque Ports Act (18 & 19 Vict. c. 48.)
Amendment of sections 6, 7, and 8 of Cinque Ports Act; Sect. 1.
Continuance of liability of non-corporate portion of parish; 4.
Civil Service Pensions.
To remove doubts as to the qualification of persons holding
Preamble recites 4 & 5 Will. 4. c. 24., 22 Vict. c. 26., and 6 Anne, c. 7.
See also Diplomatic Salaries, &c. Political Offices (Pensions).
Short title and extent of Act; Sects. 1, 2.
As to office of clerk of assize; 3-8.
Clerks of Assize.
To amend the Law relating to the office of Clerk of
Fees on orders under 30 & 31 Vict. c. 35. s. 5. (Criminal Law Amend-
Coasting Trade. See Merchant Shipping.
College of Maynooth. See Irish Church.
Colonial Prisoners Removal.
For authorizing the Removal of Prisoners from one Colony to
Short title and definition of terms; Sects. 1, 2.
Section 4. of 6 Geo. 4. c. 69. repealed; 3.
Prisoners may be removed from one colony to another for purposes of
Provisions as to removal of prisoners; 5-8.
Colonial Shipping. See Merchant Shipping.
Commissioners of Land Tax. See Land Tax
Commissioners of Public Works. See Public
Common Pleas (County Palatine of Lancaster).
To authorize the appointment of District Prothonotaries of
Power to the Chancellor to appoint district prothonotaries and assign
Duties of district prothonotaries and clerks; 4.
Additional duties and powers to be discharged and exercised by district
Power to the Chancellor to make and publish general rules; 6, 7.
Table of fees to be hung up in offices of prothonotaries; 10.
Duties and power of prothonotary; 11.
No prothonotary or district prothonotary to practise or take fees; 12.
Power to appoint deputy prothonotary; 13.
Seal to be provided; 14.
How writs, judgments, rules, and orders to be enforced; 15.