Acts, Joint Resolutions, and Memorials

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Earle S. Goodrich and Nathaniel M'Lean, 1854 - Session laws

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Page 22 - To compel the owner or occupant of any grocery, cellar, tallow chandler shop, soap factory, tannery, stable, barn, privy, sewer, or other unwholesome, nauseous house or place, to cleanse, remove, or abate the same from time to time as often as it may be deemed necessary for the health, comfort, and convenience of the inhabitants of said city.
Page 90 - ... to have and use a common seal and to alter the same at pleasure, to make and alter from time to time such by-laws...
Page 11 - ... the lot or tract so omitted, for such year or years that it shall have been so omitted, the just value thereof, noting the year when such omission occurred; and such assessment shall have the same force and effect as it would have had. if made the year when the same was omitted; and the Common Council shall...
Page 3 - ... in any safe place until such fire shall be extinguished; and in the same manner, such officers or any of them may arrest or direct the arrest and confinement of any person at such fire, who shall be intoxicated or disorderly; and...
Page 76 - ... shall be fined not more than ten thousand dollars, and imprisoned not more than three years ; and every such ship or vessel, with her tackle, apparel, and furniture, together with all materials, arms, ammunition and stores, which may have been procured for the building and equipment thereof, shall be forfeited, one half to the use of the informer, and the other half to the use of the United States.
Page 4 - All actions brought to recover any penalty or forfeiture tinder this act, or the ordinances, by-laws, police or health regulations made in pursuance thereof, shall be brought in the corporate name of the city.
Page 147 - ... every person becoming a shareholder by such transfer shall, in proportion to his shares, succeed to all the rights and liabilities of the prior holder of such shares...
Page 114 - ... vacancy in the board of directors, the same shall be filled by the other directors, or a majority of them.
Page 15 - ... to contribute to another, to be paid or used, any money or other valuable thing as a compensation or reward for the giving or withholding a vote at such election...
Page 139 - Bend plank road company, hereby incorporated, and they may cause books to be opened at such times and places, as they shall direct, for the purpose of receiving subscriptions to the capital stock of said company, first giving thirty days...

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