Mason on Highways: Containing the New York Highway Law and All Constitutional and General Statutory Provisions Relating to Highways, Highway Officers, Their Powers and Duties : Including the Good Roads Law of 1898 and 1901 : All as Amended to the Session of 1903 with Annotations and Forms
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Mason on Highways: Containing the New York Highway Law and All ...
Herbert Delavan Mason
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Page 168 - Members of the Legislature, and all officers, executive, and judicial, except such inferior officers as may be by law exempted, shall, before they enter on the duties of their respective offices, take and subscribe the following oath or affirmation. " I do solemnly swear (or affirm...
Page 168 - ... consent also of the local authorities having the control of, that portion of a street or highway upon which it is proposed to construct or operate such railroad be first obtained, or in case the consent of such property owners cannot be obtained, the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court, in the department in which it is proposed to be constructed, may, upon application, appoint three Commissioners who shall determine, after a hearing of all parties interested, whether such railroad ought to...
Page 168 - But no law shall authorize the construction or operation of a street railroad except upon the condition that the consent of the owners of onehalf in value of the property bounded on, and the consent also of the local authorities having control of that portion of a street or highway upon which it is proposed to construct or operate such railroad be first obtained...
Page 220 - ... that the same is true of his own knowledge except as to the matters therein stated to be on information and belief, and as to those matters he believes it to be true.
Page 162 - Laws repealed. - Of the laws enumerated in the schedule hereto annexed, that portion specified in the last column is repealed.
Page 162 - The repeal of a law or any part of it specified in the annexed schedule shall not affect or impair any act done, or right accruing, accrued or acquired, or liability, penalty, forfeiture or punishment incurred prior to May 1, 1891, under or by virtue of any law so repealed, but the same may be asserted, enforced, prosecuted or inflicted, as fully and to the same extent as if such law had not been repealed.
Page 179 - Except as otherwise provided in this section, all town officers hereafter elected at a biennial town meeting held at any time between the first day of February and the first day of May...
Page 192 - One-half of the expense of the construction thereof shall be paid by the state treasurer upon the warrant of the comptroller, issued upon the requisition of such engineer, out of any specific appropriations made to carry out the provisions of this act.
Page 184 - ... such and so many of the inhabitants of such town liable to work on the highways and residing in the vicinity of the place where such fire shall be as they shall severally deem necessary, to repair to the place where such fire shall prevail, and there to assist in extinguishing the same or in stopping its progress.