Report of the Department of Health, the City of New York. 1870

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Department of Health, 1871

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Page 562 - Acts before a court of summary jurisdiction. The term "Summary Jurisdiction Acts" means as follows : As to England, the Act of the session of the eleventh and twelfth years of the reign of Her present Majesty, chapter forty-three, intituled "An Act to facilitate the performance of the duties of justices of the peace out of sessions within England and Wales with respect to summary convictions and orders...
Page 562 - Ireland, within the police district of Dublin metropolis, the Acts regulating the powers and duties of justices of the peace for such district, or of the police of such district ; and elsewhere in Ireland, The Petty Sessions (Ireland) Act, 1851...
Page 603 - I have compared the preceding with the original law on file in this office, and do hereby certify that the same is a correct transcript therefrom, and of the whole of said original law.
Page 601 - States of competent jurisdiction, to a fine of not less than one thousand dollars nor more than five thousand dollars, or imprisonment for a term not less than one year nor more than three years, or both such fine and imprisonment ; Provided.
Page 562 - Court of Summary Jurisdiction " means any justice or justices of the peace, metropolitan police magistrate, stipendiary, or other magistrate or officer, by whatever name called to whom jurisdiction is given by the Summary, Jurisdiction acts, or any acts therein referred to.
Page 550 - ... be subject to a fine of not more than $500, or imprisonment for not more than one year, or both.
Page 568 - ... so specified or negatived no proof in relation to the matter so specified or negatived shall be required on the part of the informant or complainant.
Page 568 - Court, when hearing and determining an information or complaint under this Act, shall be constituted either of two or more justices of the peace in petty sessions, sitting at a place appointed for holding petty session, or of some magistrate or officer sitting alone or with others at some court or other place appointed for the administration of justice...
Page 570 - WHEREAS it ia expedient to consolidate and amend the law relating to the safe keeping of petroleum and other substances of a like nature...
Page 559 - Sect. 3. For the purposes of this Act the term " petroleum " includes any rock oil, Rangoon oil, Burmah oil, oil made from petroleum, coal, schist, shale, peat, or other bituminous substance, and any products of petroleum, or any of the above-mentioned oils; and the term "petroleum to which this Act applies...

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