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AN ACT to ratify and confirm a certain Arrangement there

in named.
W HEREAS, the Delaware and Raritan Canal Company, in

compliance with the desire of the city of Trenton, as ex-
pressed by a town meeting of its citizens, on the ninth day
of February, A. D. one thousand eight hundred and thirty-
three, and by a vote of the Common Council thereof, on
the eighteenth day of March, A. D. one thousand eight
hundred and thirty-three, consented to construct moving Preamble.
bridges over their feeder, where it crosses the streets of
said city; AND WHEREAS, in consequence of the manner in
which said feeder crosses Spring, Willow, and Chancery
streets in said city, (occasioning a great inconvenience in
the construction of bridges of the above description,
over said streets as they now run,) the Canal Company
presented to the Common Council of said city, a pro-
position in relation to said streets and bridges, as follows,
to wit : to excuse the company from building a bridge
over Chancery street, and to authorize them to alter the
course of said street, so as to lay it along the south-east
side of the feeder, from its junction therewith to Willow
street; and likewise, to allow them so to construct the
bridge at the junction of Spring and Willow streets, as
that one bridge may serve for both streets, and to alter the
course of Spring street, by laying it along the north-west
side of the feeder, from its junction therewith to Willow
street; which proposition, the said Common Council did
approve, and so far as their authority went, did consent to,
by resolution, passed the fifteenth day of April, A. D.
one thousand eight hundred and thirty-three; AND WHERE-
As, in execution of said proposition, streets have been laid
by due course of law, one along the south-east side of the
feeder, from Chancery street 10 Willow street, and the
other along the north-west side of the feeder, from Spring
strecet to Willow street, by which the plan, so far as was
in the power of the company, has been carried out; AND
WHEREAS, no other authority than the legislature can re-
lease the company from the obligation under the sixteenth
section of the act of incorporation, to construct bridges
over public roads ; Therefore,

Sec. 1. BE IT ENACTED by the Council and General Assembly
of this state, and it is hereby enacted by the authority of the
same, That the Deleware and Raritan Canal Company be, Agre
and they are hereby excused, released, and exempted from tween Trenton
constructing, and keeping up a bridge over their feeder, why
where it crosses Chancery street, in the city of Trenton; and lan Canal Com-
that a single bridge at the junction of Spring and Willow pany confirmed.
streets, in the said city, to answer for both Spring and W il-
low streets, crossing from said Willow street, to the street
connecting the said Spring and Willow streets, shall be con-
sidered a full compliance with the obligation of said company,
under the said sixteenth section, in relation to the said Spring
street, and the said Willow street; provided, that the said
company shall always keep said bridge, and the said streets
leading from Chancery street to Willow street, and from
Spring street to Willow street, in good condition and repair ;
and said streets are hereby declared to be henceforth incapa-
ble of vacation.
And WHEREAS, although that part of the western end of

reement be

city and Delaware and Rari

Chancery street, which is cut off by said feeder, is only a
few feet in length, and entirely useless as a public road,
yet it is doubtful whether the same can be vacated by the
surveyors of the highways, in consequence of the twenty-
eighth section of the act concerning roads, passed the
ninth day of Febauary, A. D. one thousand eight hnndred
and eighteen; Therefore,

Sec. 2. And be it enacted, That that part of Chancery Part of Chance, street, lying to the westward of the feeder of the Delaware ry street vacated

and Raritan Canal, be, and the same is hereby declared va. cated.

Passed March 4, 1834.

A FURTHER SUPPLEMENT to the act, entitled “ An

act concerning Landlord and Tenants."
Sec. 1. BE IT ENACTED by the Council and General Assem-
bly of this state, and it is hereby enacted by the authority of
the same, That if any goods and chattels, lying or being, or
which shall lie, or be in, or upon any messuages, lands, or

tenements which are, or shall be leased for term of life or
Goods removed
by execution not lives, year or years, at will or otherwise, shall be taken by

virtue of any execution, and removed off said premises, the rent is paid.

same shall not be sold by the constable or officer so taking
and removing the same, until ten days after such removal,
and then not unless the plaintiff or party, at whose suit such
goods or chattels are taken on execution, shall, before the sale
thereof, by virtue of said execution, pay to the landlord of

to be sold till

the said premises, or his, or her bailiff, all and every such sum
or sums of money, as are, or shall be due for rent, for the
said premises, at the time of said sale; provided, the same do
not exceed one year's rent; and in case the said arrears shall
exceed one year's rent, then the said party, at whose suit ex-
ecution is sued out, paying the said landlord, or his or her
bailiff, one year's rent, may proceed to execute his judgment
as he might have done before the passing of this act; pro- Proviso.
vided, the landlord or his bailiff, shall, before the expiration of
the said ten days, from the time of said removal, give notice
to the constable or officer holding surh execution, of the
amount of the rent in arrear, and claim the same; which
notice may be served by delivering the same to said officer,
or leaving a copy thereof at his usual place of abode.

Sec. 2. And be it enocted, That no such goods and chattels shall be removed off said premises by said constable or Goods not to be officer, but openly and in the day time, and ihen not unless removed by

officer in night the constable or officer, shall, at the time of removing the tine. said goods and chattels, give notice thereof, to the defendant, or in his absence, to some person of his family, residing on said premises, of the removal of said goods and chattels.

Passed March 4, 1835.

AN ACT to raise the sum of forty thousand dollars for the

year one thousand eight hundred and thirty five.

raised.

Sec. 1. BE IT ENACTED by the Council and General Assembly of this state, and it is hereby enacted by the authority of the same, That there shall be assessed, levied, and collected, ou the inhabitants of this state, their goods, moneys, and Forty thousand chattels, and on the lands and tenements within the same, dollars lax to bo the sum of forty thousand dollars, money of the United States; which sum shall be paid into the treasury of this state, on or before the twentieth day of January, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-six.

Sec. 2. And, be it enacted, That the said sum of forty Proportions of thousand dollars, shall be paid by the several counties of the Counties. this state, in the proportion following, that is to say :

The county of Bergen, shall pay the sum of two thousand five hundred and ninety-nine dollars and eighty tour cents.

The county of Essex, shall pay the sum of three thousand eight hundred and twenty-two dollars and four-cents.

The county of Middlesex shall pay the sum of three thousand two hundred and fifty-three dollars and thirty-six cents.

county of Somerset, shall pay the sum of two thousix hundred and forty-two dollars and eighty-six cents.

county of Sussex, shall pay the sum of two thousand a twenty-five dollars and seventy cents.

e county of Morris, shall pay ihe sum of three thousand nundred and thirty-six dollars and two cents,

le county of Warren, shall pay the sum of two thousand one hundred and eighty-five dollars and fifty cents.

ne county of Monmouth, shall pay the sum of three usand seven hundred and twenty-three dollars and sixty

eight cents.

ei the county of H.

The county of Hunterdon, shall pay the sum of four thousand five hundred and thirty-five dollars and eighty-four cents.

The county of Burlington, shall pay the sum of four thousand three hundred and seven dollars and twelve cents.

The county of Gloucester, shall pay the sum of three thousand three hundred and seventy-nine dollars and twenty

six cents.

The county of Cumberland, shall pay the sum of one thousand five hundred and eighty-six dollars and eighteen cents.

The county of Salem, shall pay the sum of two thousand one hundred and fifty six dollars and sixty cents.

The county of Cape May, shall pay the sum of six hundred and forty-six dollars.

Sec. 3. And be it enacted, That the assessors of the seveEnumeration of ral townships of this state, to raise the sum of forty thousand articles taxed af dollars, shall assess and rate the several articles and things specific sums,

hereafter enumerated, at the following specific sums :

Every covering horse above three years old, any sum not exceeding ten dollars, to be paid by the person where the horse is kept; all other horses or mules, three years old and upwards, any sum not exceeding six cents; all neat cattle. three years old and upwards, any sum not exceeding three cents.

Enumention of Sec. 4. And be it enacted, That in assessing the aforesaid articles taxed at sum of forty thousand dollars, the following articles, persons, discretion of u and things, shall be valued and rated at the discretion of the

· assessor, to wit:

Bonsor.

All tracts of land, any sum not exceeding one hundred dol. lars by the hundred acres; provided always. that houses and lots of ten acres and under, shall not be included in the above valuation, but shall be valued by the respective assessors at their discretion, having regard to the yearly rent and value thereof, proportioning the same, as nearly as may be, to the valuation of the land aforesaid.

All householders, (under which description shall be included all married men) the estimated value of whose ratable estate does not exceed thiriy dollars, any sum not exceeding three dollars over and above their certainties and other estate made ratable by this act.

All merchants, shop-keepers and traders, any sum not ex. ceeding ten dollars,

All fisheries, where fish are caught for sale, any sum not exceeding ten dollars.

All grist mills, for each run of stones, any suin not exceeding six dollars.

All clover mills, any sum not exceeding thirty dollars.

All cotton manufactories, any sum not exceeding thirty dollars.

All sail duck manufactories, any sum not exceeding ten dollars.

All woollen manufactories, any som not exceeding ten dollars.

All carding machines, propelled by water or steam, and not connected with any cotton or woollen manufactory, any sum not exceeding three dollars.

All cupola furnaces, any sum not exceeding fifteen dollars.

All blast furnaces, other than cupola furnaces, any sum not exceeding thirty dollars.

All saw mills, for each saw, not exceeding eight dollars.

All forges that work pig iron, and forges and bloomeries that work bar iron, immediately from ore or cinders, for each fire, any sum not exceeding six dollars.

All rolling and slitting mills, any sum not exceeding thirty dollars.

All paper mills, not exceeding ten dollars.
All snuff mills, any sum not exceeding nine dollars.
All powder mills, any sum not exceeding fifteen dollars.
All oil mills, any sum not exceeding nine dollars.

All fulling mills, not connected with any woollen manufactory, any sum not exceeding four dollars.

Every ferry or toll bridge, any sum not exceeding twenty dollars.

All tan-yards, where leather is tanned for sale or hire, each vat, any sum not exceeding thirty cents.

Every sngle man, whether he lives with his parents or not, any sum not exceeding two dollars; provided, that every

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