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XXII. Provided always, and be it enacted, that goods of any sort, or the produce of any place, not otherwise prohibited than by the law of navigation herein before contained, may be imported into the United Kingdom fronı any place in a British ship, and from any place, not being a British possession, in a foreign ship of any country, and however navigated, to be warehoused for exportation only, under the provisions of any law in force for the time being made for the warehousing of goods without payment of duty upon the first entry thereof.
XXIII. And be it enacted, that it shall be lawful for Her Majesty from time to time, by any Order in Council, to declare that goods of any sort, or the produce of any place, not otherwise prohibited than by the law of navigation hereinbefore contained, may be imported into any port or ports of the British possessions abroad, to be named in such order, from any place, in a British ship, and from any place not being a part of the British dominions in a foreign ship of any country, and however navigated, to be warehoused for exportation only, under the provisions of any law in force for the time being, made for the warehousing of goods, without payment of duty upon the first entry thereof; and from and after the date of any such order it shall be lawful so to import, for the purpose of being warehoused for exportation only, any such goods into the port or ports named therein, according to the provisions of the said order, and until the revocation thereof; and any such Order in Council may from time to time be altered or revoked by Her Majesty by any subsequent Order in Council.
XXIV. And be it enacted, that if any goods be imported, exported, or carried coastwise, contrary to the Law of Navigation, all such goods shall be forfeited, and the master of the ship in which the same are so imported, exported, or carried coastwise, shall forfeit the sum of 1001.
XXV. And be it enacted, that all penalties and forfeitures incurred under this Act shall be sued for, prosecuted, recovered, and disposed of, or shall be mitigated or restored, in like manner as any penalty or forfeiture can be sued for, prosecuted, recovered, and disposed of, or may be mitigated or restored under an Act passed in the present session of Parliament for the prevention of smuggling.
XXVI. And be it enacted, that this Act may be amended or repealed by any Act or Acts to be passed in this present session of Parliament.
ACT of the British Parliament, "for facilitating Execution
of the Treaties with France and the United States of America for the apprehension of certain Offenders.”
[8 & 9 Vict. cap. 120.]
[August 8, 1845.] WHEREAS 2 Acts were passed in the 7th year of the reign of Her Majesty (caps. 75, 76], severally intituled “ An Act for giving effect to a Convention between Her Majesty and the King of the French for the apprehension of certain Offenders, and an Act for giving effect to a Treaty between Her Majesty and the United States of America for the apprehension of certain Offenders ;" and it is expedient to make provision for giving more immediate effect to the warrant of any one of Her Majesty's Principal Secretaries of State for the better execution of the said Convention and Treaty respectively: be it enacted by the Queen's Most Excellent Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons, in this present Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, that any police magistrate of the metropolis to whom any one of Her Majesty's Principal Secretaries of State shall have signified by warrant under his hand and seal, that requisition has been made pursuant to the said Convention or Treaty respectively, to deliver up to justice, in terms of the said Convention or Treaty, as the case may be, any person accused of any crime rendering him liable to be so delivered up under either of the recited Acts, shall, upon such evidence as according to the laws of England would justify the apprehension of the person so accused if the crime of which he is accused had been committed in England within the jurisdiction of such magistrate, issue his warrant for the apprehension of such person, in the form annexed to this Act, or to the like effect; and such warrant may be executed in any part of England, and shall have the same force and effect throughout England as if the same had been originally issued or subsequently endorsed by a justice of the peace or magistrate having jurisdiction in the place where the same shall be executed, and may be lawfully executed anywhere within England by the constable or constables to whom the same shall be directed, or who shall be appointed to execute the same, who shall severally have all the powers and pririleges for the execution of such warrant as any constable duly appointed hath or may have within his constablewick.
II. And be it enacted, that every person who shall be apprehended under any such warrant shall be brought with all convenient speed before the magistrate by whom such warrant shall have been issued or some other magistrate of the same police court, and that such magistrate may cause the warrant of committal of such person to be drawn up according to the form given in the schedule annexed to this Act, or to the like effect, which shall be good and sufficient in law to warrant the persons to whom the same shall be directed to detain such person in custody, as directed in the said warrant, until delivered pursuant to the Act under which he shall have been apprehended.
III. And be it enacted, that this Act shall be construed with each of the said Acts separately, and as if this Act had been enacted in each of the said Acts.
IV. And be it enacted, that this Act may be amended or repealed by any Act to be passed in this Session of Parliament.
SCHEDULE to which this Act refers.
Warrant of Apprehension. Metropolitan Police District, To all and each of the Constables of to wit.
the Metropolitan Police Force. WHEREAS the Right Honourable one of Her Majesty's Principal Secretaries of State, by Warrant, under his hand and seal, hath signified to me, that pursuant to the [Convention made between Her Majesty and the King of the French in the year 1843, or the Treaty made between Her Majesty and the United States of America in the year 1842, as the case may be], for the apprehension of certain offenders, requisition hath been duly made to him for delivering up to justice, A.B., late of who is charged with having committed the crime of [here specify the offence), within the jurisdiction of [His Majesty the King of the French, or the United States of America, as the case may be]:
This is therefore to command you, in Her Majesty's name, forthwith to apprehend the said A.B. pursuant to an Act passed in the 9th year of the reign of Her Majesty, intituled (here insert the title of this Act], whererer he may be found in England, and bring him before me, or some other magistrate sitting in this Court, to answer unto the said charge, for which this shall be your warrant.
Given under my hand and seal at the Police Courts of the metropolis, this in the year of our Lord
(L.S.) J. P.
one of day of
Warrant of Commital.
in the year of our Lord
A.B., late of is brought before me, J.P., one of the Police Magistrates of the metropolis, sitting at the Police Court in
the Metropolitan Police District, and is charged before me, for that he the said A.B., on the
at within the jurisdiction of [His Majesty the King of the French, or the United States of America, as the case may be), did [here state the offence]: And forasmuch as it hath been shown to me, upon such evidence as by law is sufficient to justify the committal to gaol of the said A.B., pursuant to an Act passed in the 7th year of the reign of Queen Victoria, intituled (here insert the title of the 6th and 7th Victoria, ebapter 75, or 6th and 7th Victoria, chapter 76, as the case may require), that the said A.B. is guilty of the said offence :
This is therefore to command you the said constable, in Her Majesty's name, forthwith to convey and deliver the body of the said A.B. into the custody of the said Keeper of the at
; and you
the said keeper to receive the said A.B. into your custody in the same
and him there safely to keep until he shall be tbence delivered pursuant to the provisions of the said Act; for which this shall be your warrant. Given under my hand and seal at
one of the Police Courts of the Metropolis, this in the year of our Lord
(L.S.) J. P.
TREATIES, &c., between Great Britain and Native States and
Chiefs of South Africa.—1834-1844.
1.-TREATY with the Chief of the Griquas.-Signed at Cape Town,
December 11, 1834. Articles of Treaty and Agreement between the Governor of the
Colony of the Cape of Good Hope, on the one part, and Andries Waterboer, Chief of the Griquas, on the other part.
Art. I. The Chief of the Griquas engages to be the faithful friend and ally of the colony.
II. He engages to preserve order in his territory ; to restrain and punish any attempt to violate the peace of the frontier of the colony by any people living within his country; and to seize and send back to the colonial authorities any criminals or fugitives from the colony.
III. He also engages to protect that portion of the colonial border opposite to his own, viz., the line from Keis, on the Orange River, along that river and the New Gariep, to Ramah, against all enemies and marauders from the interior who may attempt to pass through his territory
IV. He also engages to assist the colonial authorities in any
enterprise which they may find it necessary to undertake for the recovery of property, or the apprehending of banditti, who, having been pursued from the colony, may have taken refuge in the bush and islands or other fastnesses along the above line of those rivers.
V. And, generally, he engages to apprise the colonial authorities of any intended predatory or hostile attempts against the colony which may come to his knowledge, and to co-operate cordially, and in all good faith, with the Colonial Government, in preserving peace and extending civilization among the native tribes.
In consequence of the above engagements, the Governor, upon his part, engages :
1. That there shall be duly paid to the Chief Waterboer, in such periodical payments as may be most convenient to him, a gratuity of 1001. sterling per annum, to defray the expenses which the execution of his aforesaid engagements may incur.
2. That he shall be supplied with arms and ammunition, (say 200 muskets, with a reasonable quantity in proportion of ammunition), or more of the latter, as occasion may require.
3. That 501. sterling a-year shall be placed in the hands of the mission stationed at Griqua Town, in aid of the school, for the education of the native children of the Chief's people, and especially for their instruction in the English language.
To facilitate a due observance of these mutual engagements, and to secure the benefits which they are intended to afford to both parties, the Governor will appoint an agent, to reside at Griqua Town, whom the Chief Waterboer engages to receive and protect, and with whom he will confidentially communicate upon all matters mutually concerning his territory and the colony. For which purpose the Governor now accordingly appoints the Rev. P. Wright, chief of the mission stationed at Griqua Town, to be his confidential agent at Griqua Town.
This done at the Government House in Cape Town, this 11th day of December, in the year of Our Lord 1834. (L.S.) A. WATERBOER. (L.S.) B. D'URBAN, Governor.
Signed and sealed in our presence:
2.-TREATY with the King of the Zulus.-Signed at Congella,
May 6, 1835. Treaty concluded between Dingaan, King of the Zulus, and the British residents at Port Natal.
ART. I. Dingaan, from this period, consents to waive all claim to the persons and property of every individual now residing at Port Natal, in consequence of their having deserted from him, and