Convicts: An Act for punishing offences committed by Transports kept to labour in the Colonies. Parliamentary Bill
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An Act for punishing Offences committed by Transports kept to labour in the Colonies and better regulating the Powers of Justices of the Peace in New South Wales. 22 June, 1825. CAP LXIX. London: George Eyre and Andrew Strachan, 1825. Foolscap folio, 4pp (stringbound) paginated 593-595. A parliamentary act which decrees that those sentenced to transportation are still wholly subject to the laws of England, with the exception of convicts in New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land, who are subject to the laws of those colonies.