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Art. 19. 19 Governor to provide for Prisoners after discharge — To secure to each Prisoner being able to work an honest and sufficient livelyhood at all times after the expiration of
his term, it is moreover agreed that , on the discharge of every
such Prisoner , or at any subsequent period , the said intended
Governor and his said Successors shall on the application of
such Prisoner (he being able to work) engage such Prisoner
as an hired servant by the year, paying him at the rate of
not less than 1 a day exclusive of lodging washing and firing:
1/3 of which allowance of 1 a day may be retained by such
Governor for payment of necessary cloathing furnished by him to the said
Prisoner , untill the amount thereof not exceeding £3
shall have been discharged.

Art.20 20 Indemnification money in case of Post liberation offences To bind the attention of the said Jeremy Bentham
and his said Successors the more forcibly to the reformatory
part of the management of the said intended Penitentiary House,
and even make amends in most instances for any accident of its
failure, it is moreover agreed that in the event of any such
prisoner's committing any felony after his discharge , there shall
be paid by the said Jeremy Bentham or his said Successors, on
the conviction of such felon , a sum of money applicable to the
indemnification of the party or parties damnified by such felony ,
encreasing according to the number of years during which
such felon shall have been under the care of the said intended
Governors : to wit a sum equal in amount to the damage
by the injury from such felony , except that the same shall
not exceed £5 , should such felon have been one full year
under the care of such intended Governors; £10, if two years;
£15, if three years; £20, if four years; £25, if five years
and upwards : such sums to be paid to any person or persons
in whose favour a certificate to such purpose shall have been granted

Identifier: | JB/115/075/003
"JB/" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 115.


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