City of Dublin (Rates) Act 1849



An Act to provide for the Collection of Rates in the City of Dublin. [1st August 1849.]

Powers of applotting and collecting Rates in Schedule (A.) to be vested in Collector General of Rates under this Act.

WHEREAS it is expedient that an Office for the Collection of certain public Rates in the City of Dublin should be established under due Superintendence and Control:’ May it therefore please Your Majesty that it may he enacted; and 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 from and after the Tenth Day of December One thousand eight hundred and fifty the several Powers, Duties, and Authorities of applotting, levying, and collecting the Rates, Cesses, Taxes, and Rents specified in Schedule (A.) to this Act annexed shall cease to be exercised by the Bodies Politic or Corporate, Boards, Commissioners, or Persons, empowered by any Act or Acts to applot, levy, and collect the same, but shall be vested in and exercised by the Collector General of Rates herein-after mentioned, and shall be performed in the Manner by this Act directed, and not otherwise, anything in such Acts or any of them, or any Law, Statute, or Usage, to the contrary in anywise notwithstanding.