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No. X. UNAPPROPRIATED LANDS, &c.

2. And be it further enacted, That the further time of two years, for surveying to be computed from the first day of November last, shall be al-ories on the . lowed to the owners of entries on the western waters to survey the *** * same, in such manner as is directed by law.

3. Provided always, That nothing contained in this act, shall Rights of others be taken to invalidate any right waich shall have been ac{uired saved. under the laws of this commonwealth, previous to the passing of this act.

4. And be it further enacted, That all surveys founded on land Surveys on land warrants, and which shall not be returned to the register of the warriots not reland office, and the office fees paid thereon, within the periods o: o aforesaid, shall thereafter be subject to caveat, and in ais respects y --~~. proceeded on in the manner prescribed by the act, entititled, “an act for reducing into one, the several acts concerning the land osfice, ascertaining the terms and manner of granting waste and unoppropriated lands, for settling the titles and bounds of lands, directing the mode of processioning, and prestribing the duty of surveyors;” but nothing in this act contained, shall be so construed b as to prevent the register of the land office from receiving plats and *... tertificates of survey, founded on land warrants, at any time pre-time has expired vious to a caveat being entered against the same for such default, where no caveat and being so returned to the register, and the fees paid thereon, * entered. such surveys shall not thereafter be liable to forfeiture on account thereof, although the same may not have been returned within the time prescribed by law.

- r ** - - ... " , 5. Be it endcted, That so much of this act as relates to lands on This act as to the eastern waters, shall be so construed as only to authorise the to o register of the land office, to receive plats and certificates of *:::: survey made on locations, under the commonwealth's land war- onland warrants. rants.

6. This act shall commence and be in force from and after the commencement passing thereof. of this act.

CHAP. XXXIII. An Act concerning the Register of the Land Qffice. [Passed December 26th, 1794.—Acts of 1794, ch. 13, pa. 10.] - E it enacted by the General Assembly, That the executive -1 - hirik i * - - c. When he may may, if they think it necessary, authorise the register of ..."." the land office to appoint two clerks, who shall be allowed an annu-gi's, to is paid al salary of one hundred pounds each, to be paid in the same man- by the public. her as the salaries of the officers of civil government are paid.

2. And be it enacted, That it shall be the duty of the present Grants to be is tegister to make out grants on those plats which have been returned ...ii.o. r. to the land office in the time of the former register, and which have gister, on plats

lain in the office the time required by law. returned in the time of his preo - - - - • - . decessor. 3. This act shall commence and be in force from and after the passing thereof. commencement at twis aet.

UNAPPROPRIATED LANDS, &c. No. X. - - CHAP. XXXIV. An Act to repeal the third Section of an Act, entituled an Acz tascertain the mode of obtaining Grants to certain Lands cn the IWestern Waters.” [Passed December 25th, 1794—Acts of 1794, ch. 20, pa. 14.] Note.—This act is published in the appendix to this volume, ch. 33 pa. (124)

CHAP. XXXV. An Act to amend the Act for reducing into one, the several Act: concerning the Land Office, ascertaining the terms and manner of granting waste and unappropriated Lands, settling the Titler and bounds of Lands, directing the made of processioning, and prescribing the duty of surveyors. * [Passed December 28th, 1795.-Acts of 1795, ch. 9, pa. 14 J Note.—This act is published in the Rev. Code, vol. 1, ch. 187, pa. 344. -

CHAP. XXXVI.

An Act giving a further time to the Owners of Entries on the West-
ern Waters to Survey the same. -
* [Passed December 3d, 1795.—Acts of 1795, ch. 22, pa. 22.]

owners of en- 1 B. it enacted by the General Assembly, That the further time

tries on lo. of one year to be computed from the first day of November,

#. one thousand seven hundred and ninety-six, shall be allowed to the

survey the same, owners of entries on the western waters, to survey the same in

such manner as is directed by law.

Łommencement 2. This act shall commence and be in force from and after the 6f this act passing thereof.

CHAP. XXXVII. An Act to amend an Act, entituled, “an Act to amend the Act, for reducing into one, the several Acts concerning the Land Office, ascertaining the terms and manner of granting Waste and Unappropriated Lands, for Settling the Title and Bounds of Lands, directing the mode of Processioning, and prescribing the Duty of Surveyors.” - - * [Passed November 18th, 1796–Acts of 1796, ch. 24, pa. 20.] Note.—This act is published in the Rev. Code, vol. 1, ch. 215, pa. 370.

CHAP. XXXVIII.

- An Act giving further time to the Owners of certain Surveys, to return the Plats and Certificates thereaf into the Land Office, and a further time to the Owners of Entries on the Western Waters, to Survey the same. * [Passed December 13th, 1796–Acts of 1796, ch. 47, pa. 29.] Twelve months 1 B* it enacted by the General Assembly, That the further time allowed to re- of twelve months, to be computed from the thirty-first day turn plats & cer. of December next, shall be allowed the owners of surveys of lands tificates of sur-.. on the western waters, and the further time of twelve months, to ...'..." be computed from the said thirty-first day of December, to the

be void if not du- By returned. owners of surveys of lands on the eastern waters, for returning all

No. X. UNAPPROPRIATED LANDS, &c. plats and certificates of surveys, to the register of the land office, who shall receive the same; and all plats and certificates of survey aforesaid, not returned within the period aforesaid, are hereby declared to be absolutely null and void, and the lands included in

said surveys, subject to another location.

2. And be it further enacted, That so much of this act, as re- Act relating to lates to lands on the eastern waters, shall be so construed, as only lands on eitern to authorise the register of the land office, to receive plats and cer. water; how contificates of surveys, made on locations under the commonwealth's strued. land warrants.

3. And be it further enacted, That all entries made either on the All entries shau eastern or western waters, shall become absolutely null and void, he void only. punless the same be surveyed within two years, to be computed too.” from the first day of November last; and that all entries hereafter made, shall become void, unless surveyed within two years after their date, and the lands subject to another location.

4. This sco shall commence and be in force from and after the commencessent passing thereóf. of this act.

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An Act concerning the Title of the Commonwealth to Lands which
* - have been settled more than thirty years.
[Passed January 24th, 1798–Acts of iror, ch, 10, pa. 9]
3. -
p Note—This act is published in the Rev. Cede, vol. 1, ch. 238,
a. 378.

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- CHAP. XL. An Act giving further time to the Owners of certain ourveys, to return the Plats and Certificates thereof into the Land Qftce.

[Passed January 6th, 1798-Acts of 1797, ch. 17, pa. 12.]

i Bo it enacted by the General Assembly, That the further time Further time.

of twelve months, to be computed from the thirty-first day . of December, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-seven, shall pits and certifi. be allowed the owners of surveys of lands on the eastern and west- rates of survey ern waters, for returning all plats and certificates of surveys, to *: register's the register of the land office, who shall receive the same ; and all ----plats and certificates of surveys aforesaid not returned within the period aforesaid, are hereby declared to be absolutely Hull and void, and the lands included in the said surveys, subject to another location. Provided always, That the warrant upon which such for- o feited survey is founded, shall be returned to the person having Proviso. right thereto; saving to infants, femes covert, persons non s. l compos mentis, imprisoned, or beyond sea, the right of returning **** such plats and certificates of survey as above recited to the register’s office, according to the terms of this act, within one year after heir respective disabilities are good.

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- UNAPPROPRIATED LANDS, &c. No. X.

Construction of 2. And be it further enacted, That so much of this act as relates

!"o,” “.... to lands on the eastern waters, shall be so construed as only to

lands on eastern - - - - * .

waters. authorise the register of the land office to receive plats and gertificates of surveys made on locations under the commonwealth's land Warrants.

Commencement. 3. This act shall commence and be in force from and after the passing theredf.

CHAP. XLI.

- - - - - .* An Act authorising the Register of the Land Office to deliver original Plats and Certificates of Survey, in certain cases.

[Passed January 11th, 1798—Acts of 1797, ch. 44, pa. 27.]

Note.—This act is published in the Rev. Code, vol. 1, ch. 237, pa. 382.

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An Act allowing a further time to the Owners of certain Entries of
Lands to Survey the same.

[Passed January 24th, 1799–Acts of 1798, ch. 20, pa. 14]

Further time al- E it enacted by the General Assembly, That the further time lowed owners of 1 B of one year, to be computed from the first day of November ..". o, last, shall be allowed the owners of entries legally made of lands, so th. ... under the commonwealth's land office treasury warrants, to survey Proviso. the same. Provided always, That nothing herein contained, shall

be so construed as to invalidate any right, which shall have been

acquired in, or to any of the said lands under the laws of this com

monwealth, previous to the passing of this act.

commencement. 2. This act shall commence and be in force from and after the passing thereof.

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An Act for continuing the Act, entituled an Act, giving filrther time to the Owners of certain Surveys, to return the Plats and Certificates thereaf into the Land Office.

[Passed December 21st, 1798—Acts of 1798, ch. 27, pa. 15.]

Further time al- 1 B E it enacted by the General Assembly, That the act passed at lowed owners of the last session, entituled, “an act giving further time to .*.*. the owners of certain surveys, to return the plats and certificates plats and certifi- thereof into the land office,” shall be, and the same is hereby contates thereof tinued in force from the expiration thereof, until the first day of

. the land September, in the year one thousand seven hundred and ninetyotnce. Inline.

2. This act shall commence and be in force from the passing:

Commencement. thereof.

No. X. UNAPPROPRIATED LANDS, &c.

CHAP. XLIV.

An Act allowing a further time to the Owners of certain Entries of - Lands to Survey the same.

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(Passed January 28th, 1800—Acts of 1799, ch. 30 pa. 27.1%

E it enacted by the General Assembly, That the act passed at Further time al1 the last session entituted, “an act allowing a further time lowe” “...".” to the owners of certain entries of lands to survey the same,” shall “"“” be, and is hereby continued in force until the first day of June next. And that an act giving further time to return plats and certificates To return plats of survey into the land office, shall be, and the same is hereby con- &c., into the tinued in force until the first day of June next: Provided, That land offic.c. nothing herein contained shall be so construed as to affect any locations made since the expiration of the said recited acts.

t * t . . . . . " * * 2. This act shall commence and be in force from the passing thereof. * . . . . . “ . . .

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- CHAP. XLV.

An Act to amend the Sixth Section of the Act for reducing into one

the several Acts concerning the Land €fice, ascertaining the terms and manner of Granting Waste and Uuappropriated Land', for settling the Titles and Bounds of Lands, directing the Inode of processioning and prescribing the duty of Surveyors.

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CHAP. XLVI.

An Act to amend the Act, for reducing into one the several Acts concerning the Land Qftce, ascertaining the terms and manner &f Granting - Waste and Unappropriated Lands, directing the mode of processioning, and prescribing the duty of Surtheyors. * . . . . . - - -

[Passed February 20, 1804—Acts of 1803, ch. 110, pa. 71.] Note.—This act is published in this volume, ch, 44, pa. 72.

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Note.—This act merely respects the fees of the register of the land office, and provides that he shall be chosen annually by joint ballot of both houses of the general assembly. The act is published in this volume, ch. 62, pa. 80.

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