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cap. 76, intituled “ An Act for the amendment and better administration of the laws relating to the poor in England and Wales,” this is to give notice, that the Poor Law Commissioners have appointed Alfred Austin, of the Middle-temple, Esq. Barrister at Law, to-be an Assistant Commissioner of the Poor Laws; and that the said Alfred Austin, on this 10th day of April instant, took the oath required by the said Act, before the Right Honourable Lord Abinger, Chief Baron of Her Majesty's Court of Exchequer, at his chambers, in Rolls'-garden, Chancery-lane.

FROM THE

LONDON GAZETTE of APRIL 14,

1843.

Westminster, April 11, 1843.

THIS day, the Lords being met, a message was sent to the Honourable House of Commons by the Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod, acquainting them, that The Lords, authorized by virtue of a Commission under the Great Seal, signed by Her Majesty, for declaring Her Royal Assent to several Acts agreed upon by both Houses, do desire the immediate attendance of the Honourable House in the House of Peers to hear the Commission read; and the Commons being come thither, the said Commission, empowering the Lord Archbishop of Canterbury, the Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain, and several other Lords therein named, to declare and notify the Royal Assent to the said Acts, was read accordingly, and the Royal Assent given to

An Act for removing doubts as to the punishment which may be awarded under the provisions of an Act, of the fourth and fifth years of Her present Majesty, “ for taking away the punishment of death in certain cases,” for certain offences therein specified.

An Act to enable Her Majesty to provide for the Government of Her settlements on the coast of Africa and in the Falkland Islands.

An Act for carrying into effect a treaty between Her Majesty and the Republic of Bolivia for the abolition of the slave trade.

An Act for carrying into effect the treaty between Her Majesty and the Oriental Republic of the Uruguay for the abolition of the slave trade.

An Act for carrying into effect the treaty between Her Majesty and the Republic of Texas for the suppression of the African slave trade.

An Act for the more convenient holding of coroners' inquests.

An Act to indemnify witnesses who may give evidence before the Lords Spiritual and Temporal on a bill to exclude the borough of Sudbury from sending burgesses to serve in Parliament.

An Act to enable the Hull and Selby Railway Company to raise a further sum of money, and to amend the Act relating to the said railway.

An Act to authorise certain alterations in a portion of the line of the Great North of England Railway, and for vesting the same in the Newcastle and Darlington Junction Railway Company.

: An Act to increase the capital of the Sheffield, Ashton-under-Lyne, and Manchester Railway Company, and to alter and enlarge the powers of the said Company.

An Act for making a railway from the Great Western Railway to the city of Oxford.

An Act for authorising the sale and application of certain property vested in the Commissioners for making the river Thames 'navigable from Bercot, in the county of Oxford, to the University and city of Oxford. .

An Act for better supplying with water the town and parish of Chepstow, and the parish of St. Arvans adjoining thereto, all in the county of Monmouth.

An Act for removing the present markets held in the county of the borough of Carmarthen, and for providing other market places, and regulating the markets to be held therein.

An Act for extending the powers of the Commissioners of the township of Birkenhead, in the county of Chester, and for including the township of Claughton-cum-Grange, and part of the township of Oxton, in the same county, within their jurisdiction. · An Act for more effectually lighting with gas the borough of Bolton, and certain places adjacent thereto, in the county of Lancaster.

An Act for providing additional grounds to the Lunatic Asylum of the county palatine of Lancaster.

An Act for more effectually repairing the road from the town of Cockermouth to the town of Maryport, and other roads therein mentioned, and for making a branch road connected therewith, all in the county of Cumberland.

And two private Acts.

Foreign-Office, April 11, 1843. The Queen has been pleased to appoint Adolphus Turner, Esq. to be Her Majesty's Chargé d'Affaires and Consul-General in the Oriental Republick of the Uruguay.

The Queen has also been pleased to appoint Niven Kerr, Esq. to be Her Majesty's Consul in the island of Cyprus.

The Queen has also been pleased to appoint Thomas Pennington, Esq. to be Her Majesty's Consul in the island of Corsica.

War-Office, 14th April 1843. The Queen has been pleased to appoint Colonel James Priaulx to be Her Majesty's Aide-de-Camp for the service of Her Militia in Guernsey, vice John Guille, Esq. who has been appointed Bailiff of Guernsey. Dated 4th April 1843.

FROM THE

LONDON GAZETTE of APRIL 18,

1843.

Poor Law Commission Office,

Somerset-House, April 17, 1843. THE Poor Law Commissioners do hereby give notice, that Alfred Power, Esq. an Assistant Poor Law Commissioner, hath been directed to carry into execution an Act, passed in the second year of the reign of Her Majesty, intituled “ An Act for the more effectual relief of the destitute poor in Ireland.”

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