The Political Code of the State of New York

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Weed, Parsons, printers, 1860 - 607 pages
 

Contents

69
123
Regents of the university
125
Their terms of office
126
Portwardens and officers of health of New York
127
Commissioners of excise
128
Commissioner of the St Regis Indians
129
Expenses
132
Person acting as governor
133
Census
138
Duty of marshals
139
Duty of county clerks
140
Penalty for refusing to give information
141
General duties of the comptroller
142
Releasing lands from liens
146
Comptroller to purchase fuel c
148
Comptroller to issue notice to any person who has not accounted
149
Comptroller to settle accounts if rendered
150
Separate accounting with joint debtors
151
Powers of deputy comptroller
152
Mode of drawing funds
154
Discharging the bond
155
Committee to audit treasurers accounts at close of fiscal year
156
Committee to audit treasurers accounts when he leaves office
157
Annual report
160
ARTICLE I
174
CHAPTER V
185
CHAPTER VI
193
Other commissions
199
Notice of neglect
202
Penalty for acting without oath or bond
203
Governors power of removal
204
Breach of official bond
205
District attorney to inquire into charges
206
Notice of conviction
207
Temporary appointments by the governor
208
Vacancies in certain offices
209
Vacancy in office of commissioner of excise
210
Officers chosen to fill vacancies
211
Attachment and search warrant
212
TITLE II
213
ARTICLE I
218
Definition
228
Notice to town clerk
229
Lumber mark
230
Defacing marks converting lumber
231
Sale of lumber found at Albany
232
Subsequent claim by the owner
233
Penalties on officers
234
Persons having wrecked property to deliver it to an officer
235
Duty of sheriffs coroners and wreckmasters
236
Claimant first to give bond
237
Salvage to be stated in writing
238
Notice of sale
239
Expense of notice
240
ARTICLE V
241
Office meetings and records
242
Powers of board
243
Examination of candidates
245
Security
246
Masters to state draught of vessel
249
Fees by whom payable
250
Complaints against pilots and others
251
Witnesses
252
Further duty of secretary and clerks
253
Regulations to be made by board of wardens
254
Charges against pilots
255
Tariff of pilotage
256
Pilots to have preference in certain cases
257
Others than pilots not to act as such
258
Fees
263
Special wardens at quarantine
264
Qualifications of harbormasters
265
General powers
266
Payment and penalty for default
267
Duty of harbormaster respecting piers
268
Duty of harbormasters to enforce this regulation
269
Fees and penalties annual report
270
Ballast rubbish c
271
Protection of piers
272
Incumbrances removed
273
Storage at owners expense
274
Lighters
275
Duty of harbormasters and pilots
276
ARTICLE X
277
His powers
278
No recovery for collision in case of neglect
279
ERECTION AND MAINTENANCE OF BRIDGES PAGE
280
ARTICLE III
284
Sidewalks and trees
290
Penalties on overseers for neglect
291
Actions against railways corporations
292
Copies of lists to be given to overseers
295
Lands occupied by another than the owner
296
ARTICLE V
297
Formation of private districts
298
Record of private district
299
Highway labor on plankroads
300
Residents may apply labor to new road
301
Commutation
302
Penalties for loss of time substitutes
303
Mode of collection
304
Penalties collected to be set off against assessments
305
Supervisors to assess arrearages by tax
306
And pay over moneys unexpended
307
ARTICLE VI
308
A survey to be recorded and notice given
309
Applicant to give notice of route and of meeting of examiners
310
Commissioners to give owner notice of their meeting
311
Roads c across railways
312
Disagreement between commissioners of different towns
313
Commissioners when personally liable
322
Reference thereon
323
Report of commissioners and levying the expenses
324
Appeal from orders made under sections 497 or 501
325
ARTICLE VIII
326
Removal of fallen trees
330
Notice on bridges and penalty for disregarding
331
Duty to carry mails
351
Baggage checks
354
Duty and liability of companies as to sleeping cars
355
Crossing signals
356
Intoxication of companys servants
357
Duty of comptroller
359
Name to be on each boat
360
To whom to be exhibited
361
Making a false bill knowingly is a misdemeanor
362
Certified copies of clearances
363
Fraud in clearance
364
Statement of passengers
365
Collectors duty
366
Commutation
367
Boats overtaking 267
368
Penalty
369
Application of proceeds
370
Boat may be detained
371
CHAPTER V
372
Special meeting of the supervisors
373
Action of the supervisors
374
Compensation of the commissioners
375
Acquiring lands by grant
376
Streams
377
Plankroads on turnpike roads
378
Milestones
379
Erection of gates
380
Appeal
381
ARTICLE II
382
Persons exempt
384
Collection of tolls
385
Commutation
386
Penalties how recovered
387
Closing gates
388
Fees
389
Completion of bridge and rates of toll
392
CHAPTER VII
393
Penalty for unlicensed ferrying
394
Vested rights not affected
395
Horses to be fastened while standing
396
Horses not to be run
397
Telegraph lines may be erected
398
TITLE IV
399
The standards
400
The rod the mile and the chain
402
The barrel and the hogshead
403
Contracts construed accordingly
404
State superintendent may contract for construction of standards
405
Copies of standards
406
Marks upon the standards
407
CHAPTER II
410
FRAUDS AND PENALTIES
412
Qualification of auctioneer
414
Penalty
415
What goods may be sold by any one
416
ARTICLE III
417
Penalty
418
Suppression of mock auctions in New York city
419
Private sales on same day prohibited
420
ARTICLE IV
421
Affidavit of no sales
424
Auctioneers book to be examined
425
Poisoning fish
434
SECT
439
CHAPTER XIII
455
CHAPTER XV
462
Collection of penalties
465
PART IV
471
Counties as bodies corporate
476
Service of subpoena
484
Adjournment bond to appear
485
Form and verification of accounts to be audited
486
Fees for subpoenaing witnesses
487
The clerk his compensation
488
Clerk to make annual statement
489
Solitary cells for convicts
490
ARTICLE II
491
When to file bond in certain counties
492
Delivery of books papers and funds to successor
493
Application of recovery
494
Seal
497
City officers
506
TITLE IV
512
ELECTION OF TOWN OFFICERS PAGE SECTION 980 Officers to be chosen
520
Proclamation
521
Illegal voting
522
Classification
523
Determination of result
524
Commissioners of highways
525
CHAPTER III
526
Filing and effect of the collectors bond
527
Oath of office
528
Proof of execution of constables undertaking
529
ARTICLE III
534
The board
538
Lines common to two railways
541
Town charges enumerated
545
The order
551
ARTICLE II
558
The assessors
565
CHAPTER V
574
Formation of companies
576

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