Pedlars Act 1881

JurisdictionUK Non-devolved
Citation1881 c. 45

Pedlars Act, 1881.

(44 & 45 Vict.) CHAPTER 45.

An Act to amend the Pedlars Act, 1871, as regards the district within which a certificate authorises a person to act as Pedlar.

[22nd August 1881]

Whereas by the Pedlars Act, 1871, it is provided that any pedlar who has obtained a pedlar's certificate desires to act as a pedlar in any other police district than that in which the certificate is taken out must obtain an indorsement of such certificate by the chief officer of police of such other district:

And whereas it is expedient to remove the necessity for such indorsement:

Be it therefore 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, as follows:

S-1 Short title.

1 Short title.

1. This Act may be cited as thePedlars Act, 1881.

This Act and the Pedlars Act, 1871, may be cited together as the Pedlars Acts, 1871 and 1881.

S-2 Alteration of 34 & 35 Vict. c. 96. so far as regards requiring indorsement of a pedlar's certificate.

2 Alteration of 34 & 35 Vict. c. 96. so far as regards requiring indorsement of a pedlar's certificate.

2. A pedlar's certificate granted under the Pedlars Act, 1871, shall during the time for which it continues in force authorise the person to whom it is granted to act as a pedlar within any part of the United Kingdom.

The Pedlars Certificate Act, 1871, is repealed to the extent in the third column of the schedule to this Act mentioned.

S C H E D U L E.

Enactments repealed.

A description or citation of a portion of an Act in this schedule is inclusive of the word, section, or other part first and last mentioned or otherwise referred to as forming the beginning, or as forming the end, of the portion described in the description or citation.

Session and Chapter.


Extent of Repeal.

34 & 35 Vict. c. 96.

The Pedlars Act, 1871.

Section four, from ‘or acts as a pedlar in any district’ down to ‘this Act’; section six from ‘a pedlar's certificate’ down to ‘taken out’; section seven; in section eight the words ‘and of the indorsement of certificates’ and the words ‘and made’; section twelve so far as it relates to an indorsement, and section fifteen so far as it relates to an indorsement.

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