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UK Public General Acts

Version 01/02/1991

1865 CHAPTER 65 28 and 29 Vict

Default Geographical Extent: E+W+S+N.I.

  • Version 01/02/1991

Introductory Text

Defence Act 1865

1865 CHAPTER 65 28 and 29 Vict

An Act to explain “The Defence Act, 1860.”

[29th June 1865]


Modifications etc. (not altering text)

C1 Short title “The Defence Act 1865” given by Short Titles Act 1896 (c. 14)

C2 Preamble recites Defence Act 1860 (c. 112) and is omitted under authority of Statute Law Revision Act 1893 (c. 14)

C3 Words of enactment repealed by Statute Law Revision Act 1893 (c. 14)

C4 Power to apply Act with modifications conferred by Supply Powers Act 1975 (c. 9, SIF 57), s. 2, Sch. 1 Pt. I

1 Interpretation of words “barns, hovels”, &c.

The words “barns, hovels, and other like structures of wood” in the thirty-fourth section of the said Act shall be construed to mean only such barns and hovels as are constructed altogether of wood, and are used for the shelter of cattle or sheep, or for the storage of agricultural produce, or for some other like agricultural purpose.

2 Act and recited Act to be construed together.

This Act may be read and construed as part of the said recited Act.