No. 85
Victoria
3rd July 1867
My Lord Duke,
I have the honor to forward an Authenticated and two plain copies of an Ordinance of the recent Session of the Legislature, entitled; No. 15. An OrdinancetoManuscript image to assimilate and amend the Laws relating to Licences and direct Taxes on Persons. The Attorney Generals Report is attached. I see no objection to this measure.
I have the honor to be,
My Lord Duke
Your most obedient
humble Servant
Frederick Seymour
Minutes by CO staff
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CC 31 Aug
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Mr Elliot
Licences Ordinance. Repeals former Acts of B. Columbia & Vancouver Island, & with certain alterations required for making one Ordinance for the whole Colony, re-enacts them.
Sanction.
HTH 2/9
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At once.
TFE 2 Sep
Documents enclosed with the main document (not transcribed)
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H.P.P. Crease, Attorney General, to Seymour, 20 May 1867, reporting on the ordinance as per despatch.
Other documents included in the file
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Draft reply, Buckingham to Seymour, No. 57, 11 September 1867 conveying “Her Majesty’s … confirmation and allowance of the British Columbia Ordinance … entitled ‘An Ordinance to assimilate and amend the Laws relating to Licences and direct Taxes on Persons.’”
Seymour, Frederick to Grenville, Richard 3 July 1867, CO 60:28, no. 8560, 198. The Colonial Despatches of Vancouver Island and British Columbia 1846-1871, Edition 2.2, ed. James Hendrickson and the Colonial Despatches project. Victoria, B.C.: University of Victoria. https://bcgenesis.uvic.ca/B67085.html.

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