The American City, Volume 13 (Google eBook)

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American City Magazine Corporation, 1915 - Municipal government
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Page 575 - AMERICAN TELEPHONE AND TELEGRAPH COMPANY AND ASSOCIATED COMPANIES One Policy One System Universal Service...
Page 108 - The signatory powers shall jointly use forthwith both their economic and military forces against any one of their number that goes to war, or commits acts of hostility, against another of the signatories before any question arising shall be submitted as provided in the foregoing.
Page 486 - The Fire Tax and Waste of Structural Materials in the United States...
Page 553 - State bureau of municipal information of the New York State Conference of Mayors and other City Officials.
Page 108 - All justiciable questions arising between the signatory powers, not settled by negotiation, shall, subject to the limitations of treaties, be submitted to a judicial tribunal for hearing and judgment, both upon the merits and upon any issue as to its jurisdiction of the question.
Page 485 - In numerous instances this court has sustained local enactments, passed in the exercise of the police power of the state, in the interest of the public health and safety, notwithstanding the regulation may incidentally or indirectly affect interstate commerce.
Page 60 - Section 14. The officers and employes of the city shall perform such duties as may be required of them by the city manager, under general regulations of the city council.
Page 278 - At the general election in the year one thousand nine hundred and seventeen, and unless its charter after one revision thereof shall otherwise provide, in every eighth year thereafter either at the general or at a special election, every city shall submit to the electors thereof, the question "shall there be a commission to revise the charter of the city?
Page 278 - ... enactment shall embrace only one subject and shall expressly declare that it is such an amendment. Every amendment which changes the framework of the government of the city or modifies restrictions as to issuing bonds or contracting debts shall be submitted to the legislature in the year one thousand nine hundred and sixteen on or before the fifteenth day of March and in any year thereafter during the first week of its next regular session, and shall take effect as law sixty days after such submission...
Page 278 - ... enact such amendments, subject to the approval of the mayor and of the board of estimate and apportionment of the city if any there be; provided, however, that in a city in which any of the members of the board of estimate and apportionment, are not elected or in which no such body exists no such amendment shall be enacted without the assent of two-thirds of all members elected to such legislative body.

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