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1865. 131. An act to authorize the city of Boston to build an additional reservoir

135. An act in addition to “ An act for supplying the city of Charlestown with

pure water

144. An act to authorize the city of Chelsea to purchase a supply of water from

the city of Charlestown, and to issue scrip in payment therefor

159. An act to authorize the laying out and widening of a street from Milk street

to Broad street in the city of Boston

192. An act concerning the Granite Bridge Corporation

1866. 36. An act concerning sewers and drains in the city of Roxbury

68. An act to confirm an indenture concerning lands and drainage in the Back

bay

69. An act to authorize the city of Roxbury to divert the waters of Smelt brook,

167. An act to authorize the city of Boston to build a sea-wall in Boston harbor,

near the foot of Poplar street

188. An act to authorize the city of Boston to build a bridge across Fort Point

channel

212. An act to authorize the city of Charlestown to furnish the towns of Somer-

ville and Malden with water

247. An act to authorize the erection of a sea-wall, and the filling of certain flats

in Charles river, to abate a nuisance

1867. 324. An act to authorize the city of Boston to build a highway over certain tide-

waters.

343. An act to authorize the city of Roxbury to procure a supply of water

:

359.

An act to unite the cities of Boston and Roxbury

1868. 68. An act relating to a public cemetery in the town of Dorchester

97. An act to incorporate the Albany Street Freight Railway Company

183. An act in relation to the overseers of the poor of the city of Boston

201. An act relative to the blasting of rocks in the city of Boston

223.

An act to authorize the city of Boston and the town of West Roxbury to

improve Stony brook and its tributaries

291. An act concerning the Mill-dam road, and the roads connected therewith

belonging to the Commonwealth

301. An act to amend “ An act to incorporate the trustees of the poor's fund in

the town of Charlestown"

326. An act in addition to “ An act for the improvement of the harbor of Boston

and the Commonwealth's flats therein "

1869. 78. An act to authorize the city of Boston to lay out a public street or way

across South bay

94. An act to authorize the city of Boston to construct drains on Fort Hill, and

for other purposes

155.

An act to authorize the purchase of the property of the East Boston Ferry

Company, and to repeal the act to incorporate the Maverick Bridge

Company, and for other purposes

166. An act concerning the Roxbury Latin School in the city of Boston

181. An act for the prevention of a nuisance in the docks enclosed by the build-

ing and filling in of Atlantic avenue, in the city of Boston

40. Resolve authorizing the issue of arms to the English High and Latin

schools in the city of Boston

193. An act to authorize the city of Boston to convey water to Deer Island

194. An act to authorize the city of Boston to widen Federal-street bridge

247. An act in additon to “ An act in relation to the powers of constables in the

city of Boston”

319. An act to unite the city of Boston and the town of Dorchester

369. An act concerning the erection of stables in the city of Boston

447. An act in addition to “ An act to authorize the city of Boston to lay out a

public street or way across South bay, and for other purposes

448. An act in relation to laying out streets in the thirteenth, fourteenth, and

fifteenth wards of the city of Boston

1870. 79. An act in relation to laying out streets in the twelfth and sixteenth wards

of the city of Boston

216. An act in addition to · An act for supplying the city of Charlestown with

pure water"

. 220. An act in addition to “ An act to authorize the city of Boston and the town

of West Roxbury to improve Stony brook and its tributaries

300. An act in relation to Prison Point bridge

302. An act relating to West Boston and Cragie bridges

337. An act to amend the charter of the city of Boston

365. An act to incorporate the Butchers’ Slaughtering and Melting Association

in Brighton, and for other purposes

374. An act to annex a portion of the town of Brookline to the city of Boston

382. An act to prohibit the taking of black bass in Lake Cochituate

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401.

An act in addition to " An act concerning the draws in bridges across Charles

and Miller's river, at the north side of the city of Boston”

158

82. An act to cede jurisdiction to the United States over

certain land in the

city of Boston

158

96. An act in relation to widening Beacon street and adjacent avenues in the

159

169. An act in addition to "An act for supplying the city of Charlestown with

pure water

160

183. An act to authorize the city of Boston to pay to Charles Burrill the sum

of forty thousand dollars

160

185. An act in addition to “ An act to authorize the city of Boston to build an

additional reservoir"

160

225. An act to authorize the city of Boston to take and hold land, and other

property, for a landing for the East Boston ferry-boats

162

250. An act in addition to “An act relating to West Boston and Cragie bridges,"

259. An act to authorize the city of Boston to extend Atlantic avenue

163

273. An act to authorize the city of Boston to construct a wharf in South Boston, 163

280. An act to provide for the regulation and inspection of buildings, the more

effectual prevention of fire, and the better preservation of life and

property in the city of Boston

163

340. An act to amend “ An act to authorize the city of Boston and the town of

West Roxbury to improve Stony brook and its tributaries

176

15. An act to amend · An act to revise the charter of the city of Boston" 176

16. An act to regulate the speed of vessels propelled by steam in Boston and

Charlestown harbors

177

55. An act in addition to “ An act concerning the draw in Charles-river bridge,” 177

85. An act in addition to “ An act for supplying the city of Charlestown with

pure water”

177

177. An act to authorize the city of Boston to obtain an additional supply of

pure water

178

197. An act to annex Mount Hope cemetery to the city of Boston

180

242. An act in relation to the assessment of betterments in Boston

181

260. An act in addition to “ An act to provide for the regulation and inspection of

buildings, the more effectual prevention of fire, and the better preser-

vation of life and property in Boston”.

181

267. An act to change the boundary between Brookline ånd Boston, and for

sanitary purposes :

183

303. An act in relation to sidewalks in cities

185

322. An act to amend “An act to amend the charter of the city of Boston ” 185

342. An act to incorporate the Union Freight Railroad Company

186

371. An act in addition to “An act for the regulation and inspection of build-

ings, the more effectual prevention of fire, and the better preservation

of life and property in Boston”

187

377. An act to establish a grade in the city of Boston

195

4. An act to authorize the erection of wooden buildings in the city of Boston

for sanitary purposes

196

174. An act in addition to An act incorporating the Massachusetts Institute of

Technology"

196

205. An act concerning sewers and drains in the city of Boston

197

207. An act authorizing the commissioners on public lands to sell a lot of land to

the city of Boston for school purposes

197

235. An act in addition to “An act to incorporate the Union Freight Railroad

Company

197

258. An act to authorize the city of Boston to appropriate money for the relief

of disabled firemen and the families of those killed

198

260. An act relating to the channel of Muddy river in Brookline

198

286. An act to unite the city of Charlestown with the city of Boston .

287. An act to authorize the city of Boston to build an additional reservoir 204

298. An act to amend chapter three hundred and seventy-one of the laws of the year

eighteen hundred and seventy-two, relating to the regulation and in-

spection of buildings in the city of Boston, and for other purposes 205

303. An act to unite the city of Boston and the town of Brighton

209

314. An act to unite the city of Boston and the town of West Roxbury

212

338. An act tɔ amend “ An act to provide for the regulation and inspection of

buildings, the more effectual prevention of fire, and the better preser-

vation of life and property in Boston”.

216

350. An act to provide for the conveyance of Berkeley street to the city of Boston, 217

368. An act to amend the several acts of the present year for the annexation of

West Roxbury, Brookline, and Brighton, to the city of Boston

217

374. An act in addition to “ An act relating to the Fire Department of the city

of Boston”.

217

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An act to establish the board of registrars of voters of the city of Boston,

and to regulate the preparation and revision of the voting-lists in said

city

218

61. An act to incorporate the Boston protective department

219

89. An act in relation to the annual report of the commissioners of Cedar

Grove cemetery

221

114. An act in addition to " An act to authorize the city of Boston to lay out å

public street or way across South bay"

221

139. An act concerning Malden bridge

222

167. An act in relation to the Boston Normal school in the city of Boston 222

175. An act to authorize a new bridge between Boston and Cambridge

222

196. An act to authorize the city of Boston to improve Stony brook and its

tributaries

223

228. An act to annex a portion of the town of Brookline to the city of Boston 224

259.

An act in relation to the Charles-river and Warren bridges

226

277. An act to change the boundary line between Boston and Newton

226

286. An act relating to Parker street, known as the Cross dam, in the city of

Boston

227

343. An act to amend the charter of the Charitable Association of the Boston

Fire Department

228

374. An act to authorize the city of Boston to appropriate money for temporary

relief of the poor

228

387. An act in addition to "An act to authorize the city of Boston to lay out a

public street or way across South bay"

229

400. An act to authorize the city of Boston to obtain a further supply of pure

water, and establish and maintain reservoirs for the storage of water

in the Mystic valley

229

73. An act in relation to the overseers of the poor in the city of Boston. 232

80. An act to establish the Boston water board .

232

127. An act to authorize the town of Brookline to supply water to the city of

Boston.

168. An act to amend chapter one hundred and seventy-seven of the acts of the

year eighteen hundred and seventy-two, authorizing the city of Boston

to obtain an additional supply of pure water

233

176. An act concerning the treasurer of the city of Boston, and to establish the

office of collector of taxes for said city

234

184. An act to annex a part of the city of Boston to the city of Newton

234

185. An act for the laying out of public parks in or near the city of Boston 237

195. An act relating to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the city

of Boston

240

202. An act to authorize the city of Boston to construct a sewer in Mystic

valley

241

214. An act to provide for the change of the location and tracks of the Eastern

Railroad Company, the Boston and Albany Railroad Company, and

the Boston, Revere Beach, and Lynn Railroad Company, in East

Boston.

245

228. An act to preserve the purity of the water of Lake Cochituate

245

241. An act to reorganize the school committee of the city of Boston

246

243. An act to authorize the division of the city of Boston into twenty-four wards,

and to fix the number of members of the common council

247

11. An act to change the time of election of the directors of the Collaterai

Loan Company, and for other purposes

248

An act relating to public urinals in the city of Boston

249

An act for the better protection of life in buildings occupied for public

purposes in the city of Boston

249

105. An act to authorize the city of Boston to reconstruct Dover-street bridge,

in said city

250

106. An act to authorize the cities of Boston and Chelsea to construct Chelsea

bridge

251

136. An act to empower the city of Boston to lay and maintain a main sewer

discharging at Moon island, in Boston harbor, and for other purposes : 252

144. An act to amend “ An act to incorporate the Butchers' Slaughtering and

Melting Association in Brighton”

253

176. An act in addition to chapter three hundred and seventy-one of the acts of

the year eighteen bundred and seventy-two, relating to the regulation

and inspection of buildings in Boston

254

229. An act authorizing certain railroad corporations to hold stock in the Union

254

242. An act relating to the division of ward twenty-two of the city of Boston into

two wards

255

246. An act relating to ward officers in the city of Boston

256

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5. An act to amend section eleven of chapter one hundred and sixty-seven of

the acts of the year eighteen hundred and forty-six, relating to supply-

ing the city of Boston with pure water .

257

11. An act to amend “ An act to authorize the city of Boston to construct a

sewer in the Mystic valley”.

258

53. An act to incorporate the Boston School Committee

258

116. An act to amend section one of chapter two hundred and thirty-four of

the acts of the year eighteen hundred and forty-seven, establishing

259

144. An act to authorize the city of Newton to lay and maintain a main drain in

Boston.

259

217. An act to enable the city of Boston to abate a nuisance existing therein,

and for the preservation of the public health in said city, and for other

purposes

260

222. An act to incorporate the old South Association in Boston, and to provide

for the preservation of the Old South Meeting-house .

263

228. An act in relation to the Board of Street Commissioners of the city of

Boston

264

41. An act concerning the maintenance of Chelsea bridge

264

45. An act transferring to the city council of the city of Boston the powers now

vested in the board of engineers of said city, relating to explosive

compounds and other dangerous substances .

265

75. An act concerning relocation of streets and ways in the city of Boston 265

78. An act concerning shell-fish on the shores and flats of Thompson's island 265

114. An act to incorporate the trustees of the public library of the city of Boston, 266

129. An act in relation to the indexes in the registry of deeds of the county of

267

176. An act relating to the disposition of certain funds in the treasury of the

city of Boston

268

192. An act relative to the rebuilding and improvement of stables in the city of

Boston.

268

243. An act in relation to legislation and elections in the city of Boston

268

244. An act in relation to the Police Department of the city of Boston

272

38. An act in relation to the licenses of innholders and common victuallers in

the city of Boston

274

59. An act to provide for licensing conductors, drivers, and despatchers of

street-railway cars, in the city of Boston

275

97. An act relative to pensions to disabled police-officers of the city of Boston, 276

98. An act in relation to the discharge of sewage into the Roxbury canal 276

163. An act in addition to “ An act in relation to registration and elections in the

277

198. An act in relation to the compensation of street commissioners of the city

of Boston

278

230. An act in addition to “ An act to empower the city of Boston to lay and

maintain a main sewer discharging at Moon island in Boston harbor,

and for other purposes

278

256. An act relative to auditing the accounts of the county of Suffolk

279

22. Resolves in relation to Back-bay lands and sewerage

279

38. An act to repeal the law forbidding smoking in the streets of Boston . 280

67. An act in relation to names of public ways in the city of Boston.

280

99. An act to amend “An act relating to the licensing of conductors, drivers,

and despatchers of horse-cars, in the city of Boston”

280

107. An act in relation to pensioning disabled members of the fire department

of the city of Boston, and for other purposes

281

125. An act to authorize the city of Boston to construct and maintain a highway

and bridge over Charles river, and to widen Warren bridge.

282

126. An act in addition to the acts for the purpose of supplying the city of Boston

with pure water

283

128. An act to provide for the taking of land and the erection thereon of a court-

house for the County of Suffolk

284

134. An act authorizing the city of Boston to make ordinances in relation to

vehicles and their loads in said city

286

144. An act to authorize the connection of the Arnold årboretum with the system

of parks of the city of Boston

286

159. An act in relation to Chelsea bridge

287

174. An act to incorporate the trustees of the City Hospital of the city of Boston, 287

222. An act in relation to the public library of the city of Boston

289

225. An act in relation to registration and elections in the city of Boston

290

22. An act in relation to holding funds contributed for the relief of members of

the Boston Protective Department and their families

291

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An act in addition to “ An act for the laying out of public parks in or near the
city of Boston

292 107. An act to extend the time within which the Massachusetts Institute of

Technology may erect buildings on certain land in the city of Boston, 293 129. An act in addition to the acts for the purpose of supplying the city of Boston with pure water

293 197. An act to authorize the construction of the Charles-river promenade.

294 205. An act to authorize the city of Boston to attach meters to buildings which it supplies with water

295 221. An act to amend “ An act in relation to registration and elections in the city of Boston” .

296 229. An act relating to ordinances of the city of Boston

296 278. An act to authorize the establishment and maintenance of a dog shelter by

the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, in the city of
Boston.

297 303. An act to require the city of Boston to abate a nuisance in Mystic lower

pond, for protecting the purity of the waters of said pond, and for the
preservation of the public health, especially in the towns of Medford
and Arlington

297 1882. 101. An act to authorize the city of Boston to permit the erection of certain

frame or wooden buildings within the building limits of said city 299 125. An act authorizing the appointment of additional probation officers in the city of Boston

299 136. An act in relation to the Normal school of the city of Boston

299 138. An act in relation to the Charles-river and Warren bridges

300 143. An act to authorize the city of Boston to take land for a public library 300 155. An act to authorize the cities of Boston and Cambridge to construct and maintain a bridge over Charles river

301 168. An act to authorize the city of Boston to issue a Public Loan

302 173. An act relating to the incorporation and locations of the Charles River Street Railway Company

303 204. An act to amend the charter of the city of Boston in relation to general meetings

304 216. An act in relation to assistant harbor-master

304 222. An act in relation to advertising applications for liquor licenses in the city of Boston

304 226. An act in relation to blanks for certain court returns, and to reports of arrests.

305 252. An act relating to the construction, use, and inspection of buildings in the city of Boston

305 256. An act for the preservation of Boston harbor, and of the public health in the city of Boston .

306 258. An act relating to the fees for licenses of keepers of intelligence offices, dealers in various articles, and keepers of billiard, pool, and sippio

306 209. An act to provide for notice of the place of storage of gunpowder and other explosive compounds

307 1883. 14. An act relative to the pensioning of members of the police department of the city of Boston

307 An act to authorize the city of Boston to take land for public institutions 307 87. An act to authorize the mayor and aldermen of Somerville to construct a sewer in Cambridge and Crescent streets in Boston

308 91. An act relating to the duties of assessors of taxes

308 140. An act in relation to Warren bridge

309 141. An act relating to the limit of time for the erection of a library building

309 144. An act to abate a nuisance in the city of Boston, and for the preservation of the public health in said city

310 155. An act relating to the inspection of buildings in the city of Boston 311 173. An act to provide against the use of unsafe elevators .

311 251. An act to secure better provisions for escape from hotels and certain public buildings, in case of fire

312 261. An act to authorize the town of Natick to supply the town of Wellesley with water

313 47. Resolve authorizing the governor and council to transfer certain articles of furniture to the city of Boston

313 1884. 115. An act relating to the eligibility to office of members of the city council of the city of Boston

313 123. An in relation to assessors and assistant assessors in the city of Boston 313 140. An act to provide for the attendance of an officer at the sessions of the

probate court and the court of insolvency in the county of Suffolk 314

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