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Rev. Stat. c. 65, s. 4

Inquest

CHAPTER 27

An Act to amend The Coroners Act.

[Assented to January 24, 1922]

IS Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Saskatchewan, enacts as follows:

1. Section 4 of The Coroners Act is repealed and the following substituted therefor:

"4. Where a coroner is informed that there he locality within which he ordinarily exercises his office the body of a deceased person, and that there is reason to believe that the deceased did not come to his death from natural causes or from mere accident or mischance but came to his death from violence or unfair means or culpable or negligent conduct either of othe.s under circumstances re ring in

a coroner's inquest, he shall make s

quay as may

be required to satisfy himself whether or not an inquest is necessary."

CHAPTER 28

An Act to amend The Saskatchewan Provincial

Police Act.

[Assented to January 24, 1922.]

IS Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of

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Saskatchewan Provincial Police Act is amended Rev. Stat. ner hereinafter set forth.

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2. Section 21 is repealed and the following substituted New section ther for:

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"21. The commissioner shall cause the record of all Record of proceedings proceedings respecting, an offence and inquiry under he laid forthwith before the Attorney General, *rse, altor modify the sentence."'

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3. Section 23 is repealed and the following substituted 23 therefor:

General may

"23. The Attorney General may, if he deems it Attorney advisable so to do, order a special inquiry to be made order inquiry respecting the commission of any of the offences mentioned in this Act or into the conduct of any member of the force or into any complaint against any such member, and the person conducting the inquiry may examine any person under oath or affirmation, and compel the attendance of any witness deemed necessary, in the same manner as if the proceedings were before a justice of the peace under Part XV of The Criminal Code."

Rev. Stat. c. 67.

Section 54 amended

Section 156 amended

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CHAPTER 29

An Act to amend The Land Titles Act.

[Assented to February 9, 1922.]

IS Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Saskatchewan, enacts as follows:

1.

The Land Titles Act is amended in the manner hereinafter set forth.

2. Subsection (1) of section 54 is amended by inserting the word "and" after "thereto" in the fourth line and by striking out all the words after "instrument" in the last line.

3. Section 156 is amended by adding thereto the following subsection:

"(8) Where application was made for title before the first day of May, 1919, and all persons entitled to be served with notice thereof under the provisions of the law at the date of application were served in accordance with such provisions before the said date, such service shall be deemed to be and to have been for all purposes valid and effectual."

CHAPTER 30

An Act to amend The Religious Societies Land Act.

HIS

[Assented to January 24, 1922.]

IS Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Saskatchewan, enacts

as follows:

1. Section 13 of The Religious Societies Land Act is Rev. Stat. amended by striking out the words "The Board of c. 68, s.13, Management of the Church and Manse Building Fund of the Presbyterian Church in Canada for Manitoba and the North-West" in the third, fourth and fifth lines and substituting therefor the words "the Church and Manse Board of the Presbyterian Church in Canada."

Rev. Stat. c. 71

CHAPTER 31

An Act to amend The Special Surveys Act.

[Assented to February 3, 1922.]

IS Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Saskatchewan, enacts as follows:

1. The Special Surveys Act is amended by adding to section 22 the following subsection:

"(3) Sums so charged shall in any event be paid by the municipality to the Provincial Treasurer on or before the thirty-first day of December of the year following the year in which the survey is completed, whether or not they have been collected from the owners of the lands against which they were charged."

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