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31 Gko Ii. 4. Nothing in this act contained shall extend, or be construed island Act. to extend, to abridge or lessen the authority of his majesty's ,1768' justices of the peace, either in their general quarter-sessions, or to lessen"0 otherwise; but they and every of them may, in all cases, act Jurticmof0' an0- proceed in like manner as they lawfully might do in case the peace, this act had not been made.

seGro. in. 56 Geo. III. c. 20.] To remove the assizes for the county of

i»iand Act. Cornwall, from the town of Savanna-la-Mar, in the parish of West

1815. moreland, to the town of Montego Bay, in the parish of Saint

James, and to make the said town of Montego Bay the county

town of the said county of Cornwall.

Isld. [December 22, 1815.]

56 Geo. III. c. 20. s. 1.] Whereas by an act of this island 31 Geo. II. c. 4, the town of Savanna-la-Mar, in the parish of Westmoreland, in the county of Cornwall, was made the county town of the said county, and the justices of assize, oyer, and terminer, and gaol delivery, were directed to hold their courts in Savanna-la-Mar; And whereas the town of Montego Bay, in the parish of St. James, has, since the passing of the said act, become the most convenient place for holding the said courts: courtaof Be it enacted, That from the passing of this act, the town of movedfrom Montego Bay, in the parish of St. James, shall be the county MaMoMon- town of the county of Cornwall, and the courts of assize, oyer tego Ba/.i ancl terminer, and gaol delivery for the said county, shall be held at the town of Montego Bay, and not elsewhere, in like manner, and as fully, to all intents and purposes, as the said courts have heretofore been holden at the said town of Savanna-la-Mar; and all causes, matters, and tilings whatsoever, Town of of a civil or criminal nature, which may arise within the said a^'deciared county of Cornwall, shall be inquired of, heard, tried, and theMcountjr determined at the court of assize, oyer and terminer, and gaol Cornwall, delivery, to be holden at the town of Montego Bay; the said before-mentioned act, or any act, law, usage, or custom, to the contrary thereof in anywise notwithstanding. Aii judicial 2. All such clauses, powers, directions, rules, regulations, fo?cornwaii matters, and things, in the said before-mentioned act, or in any ducwcfin" other act of this island contained, as were before, and at the Mome^ time of, the passing of this act in force and unrepealed, and Baj. were applicable and related to, and were, or could, or might, or

ought to be used, practised, and put in execution, at, in, and for the courts of assize, oyer and terminer, and gaol delivery for Cornwall, when the said courts were holden before the justices of assize, at Savanna-la-Mar, shall be and continue in force, and be deemed to apply to, and relate to, and shall be used, exercised, and put in execution at, in, and for the courts of assize, oyer and terminer, and gaol delivery, so to be holden before the justices of the county of Cornwall, at Montego Bay, in the like manner, and as fully and effectually, to all intents and purposes, as if all and every such clauses, powers, provi

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