JULY 1771 – 11th GEORGE III.
An act for further continuing the act, intituled An act for the better regulating and disciplining the militia.
I. WHEREAS the act of assembly, made in the thirtieth year of the reign of his late majesty king George the second, intituled An act for the better regulating and disciplining the militia, which was continued by another act, made in the thirty-second year of his said late majesty's reign, and was continued and amended by two other acts, made in the third and seventh years of his present majesty's reign, will expire at the end of this present session of assembly, and it is expedient that the same should be further continued:
II. Be if therefore enacted, by the President, Council, and Burgesses, of this present General Assembly, and it is hereby enacted, by the authority of the same. That this act, together with the said recited acts, shall continue and be in force, from and after the passing of this act, for and during the term of two years.