The Political code of the state of New York (Google eBook)

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Weed, Parsons, 1860 - History - 607 pages
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Contents

ARTICLE m
111
CHAPTER III
116
ARTICLE VI
118
GENERAL PROVISIONS RESPECTING THE COMPTROLLER PACS
119
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
Secretarys report of result
134
General duties of the comptroller
142
AUCTIONEERS rAax
151
ARTICLE VI
152
Committee to audit treasurers accounts when he leaves office
157
Annual report
160
ARTICLE I
174
CHAPTER V
185
Certain elective officers
190
RESTRICTIONS UPON THE RESIDENCE OF OFFICERS AND THE EXERCISE OF THEIR POWERS
193
Notice of neglect
202
Penalty for acting without oath or bond
203
PROCEEDINGS TO COMPEL THE DELIVERY OF BOOKS AND PAPERS BY OFFICERS TO THEIR SUCCESSORS Section 245 Possession of bo...
211
TITLE II
213
Sandy Hook pilots VI Hellgate pilots VII New York portwardens VIII New York harbormasters IX Special regulations respecting the port of New Yo...
218
2C5 Use of nets c in the channel of the Hudson above New York city
220
Obstructions in the port of New York
221
Steamers to carry signals at night
223
Rafts on the Hudson to show lights
224
Penalty
225
Regulation of speed on the Hudson river
226
Racing 22
227
Definition
228
ARTICLE IV
233
Notice of sale
239
Expense of notice
240
ARTICLE V
241
Security
246
Masters to state draught of vessels
249
Fees by whom payable
250
Complaints against pilots and others
251
Witnesses
252
Further duty of secretary and clerks
253
Charges agaiDSt 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
Fees
267
Fees for adjusting controversy
268
Piers for packets 2G8 369 Duty of harbormasters to enforce this regulation 2G9 370 Saving clause
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
ARTICLE III
284
Overseers to make lists of inhabitants liable to work
292
Nonresidents appeal from assessment
295
Lands occupied by another than the owner
296
ARTICLE V
297
Notice to nonresidents
298
Record of private districts
299
Highway labor on plankroads
300
Residents may apply labor to new road
301
Commutation
302
Penalties for loss of time substitutes
303
ARTICLE VI
308
Notice of appeal
315
Filling vacancies orders of appointment
316
Notice of hearing to be given to commissioners and applicant
317
Notice to owner to remove fences
318
Bridges across canals
319
missioners
324
Appeal from orders made under sections 497 or 501
325
OBSTRUCTIONS AND INJURIES TO HIGHWAYS Section 505 Removal of encroachments
326
Such gates to be at the occupants expense
329
Account of the gates and penalty for leaving open
330
Notice on bridges and penalty for disregarding
331
Annual report
334
Penalty for neglect
342
Walking on railway track prohibited
351
Baggage checks
354
Sleeping cars
355
Crossing signals
356
Intoxication of companys servants
357
Evidence of neglect to make statement
358
The bill of lading nd its requisites
360
To whom to be exhibited
361
Making a false bill knowingly is a misdemeanor
362
CHAPTER V
372
Laying out the road
374
Compensation of the commissioners
375
Acquiring lands by grant
376
Milestones
379
Erection of gates
380
Appeal
381
Tariff of tolls on plankroads
382
Penalties
385
Commutation
386
Penalties how recovered
387
Closing gates
388
389
389
Section C50 Action of the board of supervisors
390
Use of highways
391
Completion of bridge and rates of toll
392
CHAPTER VII
393
Other provisions
395
Horses to be fastened while standing
396
Horses not to be run
397
Telegraph lines may be erected
398
TITLE IV
399
Weights and measures
400
Heap measure
403
Contracts construed accordingly
404
State superintendent may contract for construction of stand ards
405
Copies of standards
406
Marks upon the standards
407
CHAPTER II
410
Money
411
FRAUDS AND PENALTIES
412
Qualification of auctioneer
414
Penalty
415
What goods may be sold by any one
416
REGULATIONS RESPECTING SALES Section 727 Auctioneers in cities to designate their places of sale
417
Penalty
418
Suppression of mock auction in New York city
419
Private sales on same day prohibited
420
ARTICLE IT ACCOUNTING Section 738 Semiannual account
421
Duties when to be paid
423
Affidavit of no sales
424
Auctioneers book to be examined
425
Poisoning fish
434
Section 79G Penalty for selling without license
445
Proceedings in case of violation of this chapter
446
Intoxicated persons to be arrested tried and punished
447
No liquor to be given to intoxicated persons
448
Habitual drunkards and paupers
449
Penalties how recovered
450
Damages for unlawful sale
451
Employees of incorporated companies
452
Heaaing of inn and innkeeper
453
Meaning of inn and innkeeper
454
CHAPTER XIII
455
Express and railway companies may sell on notice
456
Persons other than railway and express companies
457
Proceeds 458
458
Title to cemetery grounds
462
Section 85C Collection of penalties
468
THE GOVERNMENT OF COUNTIES
471
CHAPTER II
477
Neglect to comply 4M4 895 Adjournment bond to appear
478
Fees feo of officers for criminal proceedings
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
Delivery of books papers and funds to successor
493
Application of recovery
494
Seal
497
Cities as bodies corporate
506
CHAPTEK I
512
ELECTION OF TOWN OFFICERS FAGS Section 980 Officers to be chosen
520
Proclamation
521
Illegal voting
522
Classification
523
Determination of result
524
Commissioners of highways
525
CHAPTER m
526
Proof of execution of constables undertaking f
527
ARTICLE
533
I
537
The board
538
Town charges enumerated
545
Section 10C7 The order
551
Duties of the board 558J
558
The assessors
565
The treasurer
566
The clerk
567
The street commissioners
568
CHAPTER III
569
Debts
572
Owner to make or repair sidewalk
573
CHAPTER V
574
Lots
575
Formation of companies
576

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Page 42 - ... then it shall be the duty of the legislature to submit such proposed amendment or amendments to the people, in such manner and at such time as the legislature shall prescribe...
Page 18 - The free exercise and enjoyment of religious profession and worship, without discrimination or preference, shall forever be allowed in this State to all mankind; and no person shall be rendered incompetent to be a witness on account of his opinions on matters of religious belief; but the liberty of conscience hereby secured shall not be so construed as to excuse acts of licentiousness, or justify practices inconsistent with the peace or safety of this State.
Page 4 - They shall, in all cases except treason, felony and breach of the peace, be privileged from arrest during their attendance at the session of their respective houses, and in going to and returning from the same; and for any speech or debate in either house they shall not be questioned in any other place.
Page 36 - ... and every such law making a new appropriation, or continuing or reviving an appropriation, shall distinctly specify the sum appropriated, and the object to which it is to be applied ; and it shall not be sufficient for such law to refer to any other law to fix such sum.
Page 37 - ... provide for the collection of a direct annual tax to pay, and sufficient to pay, the interest on such debt as it falls due, and also to pay and discharge the principal of such debt within 18 years from the time of the contracting thereof.
Page 26 - The persons respectively having the highest number of votes for Governor and LieutenantGovernor, shall be elected ; but in case two or more shall have an equal and the highest number of votes...
Page 18 - Every citizen may freely speak, write and publish his sentiments on all subjects, being responsible for the abuse of that right; and no law shall be passed to restrain or abridge the liberty of speech or of the press.
Page 5 - States; 3 To regulate commerce with foreign nations, and among the several States, and with the Indian tribes; 4 To establish an uniform rule of naturalization, and uniform laws on the subject of bankruptcies throughout the United States; 5 To coin money, regulate the value thereof, and of foreign coin, and fix the standard of weights and measures; 6 To provide for the punishment of counterfeiting the securities and current coin of the United States...
Page 17 - The trial by jury, in all cases in which it has been heretofore used, shall remain inviolate forever. But a jury trial may be waived by the parties in all civil cases, in the manner to be prescribed by law.
Page 27 - Governor, or his removal from office, death, inability to discharge the powers and duties of the said office, resignation, or absence from the State, the powers and duties of the office shall devolve upon the Lieutenant-Governor for the residue of the term, or until the disability shall cease.

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