Compiled laws of the state of California: containing all the acts of the legislature of a public and general nature now in force, passed at the sessions of 1850-51-52-53 ... (Google eBook)

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S. Garfielde, 1853 - Law - 1071 pages
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Contents

In relation to the appointment of Pilots for the different Ports and Harbors
95
California
96
Concerning the Official Bonds of Officers t
97
To provide for the Incorporation of Cities
101
IS To regulate the Interest of Money
109
Concerning the office of County Treasurer
110
IS To provide for the Incorporation of Towns
114
To establish a Standard of Weights and Measures
119
To authoriie the formation of Limited Partnerships
122
Concerning Water Craft found adrift and Lost Money and Property
124
Prescribing the Duties and fixing the Compensation of County Surveyors
130
Defining the Duties of the State Librarian and prescribing Rules for the Gov ernment of the State Library
132
Concerning Wrecks and Wrecked Property
134
To provide for the Erection of Court nouses
139
Concerning Wills
140
To prevent Obstructions in Navigable Streams
144
To provide for the Permanent Location of Seats of Justice of the several Counties
146
Concerning Volunteer or Independent Companies 1
149
To provide for the Appointment and Prescribe the Duties of Guardians
154
To provide for the Incorporation of Colleges
162
Relative to Bonds Duo Bills and other Instruments in writing and making them Assignable
164
by the present Session of the Legislature
173
Concerning Persons in Custody under Sentence of Imprisonment
174
Regulating Marriages
175
Concerning Forcible EntrieB and Unlawful Detainers 37 In relation to Money of Accounts of this State
182
To exempt Vessels coasting within the Limits of this State from paying Pil Dues 39 To prevent the Importation of Convicts into this State
183
Concerning the office of Reporter
184
Adopting the Common Law 42 To regulate Descents and Distributions
186
Concerning the office of Surveyor General
189
To define the Duties of County Clerk
192
To proscribe the Duty of Constables 46 Concerning Coroners
195
Concerning Fraudulent Conveyances and Contracts
199
For the Relief of Persons imprisoned on Civil Process
203
Concerning Attorneys and Counsellors at Law
205
To limit the Terms of Leases 51 To authorize the Keepers of Warehouses to sell Goods on Storage after a corta Period
208
To regulate the Coining of Money by Individuals
210
To fix the Times of holding Court in the Eleventh Judicial District in this Stat
211
To authorize certain Officers and other persons to administer Oaths 55 Explanatory of the Duties of Sheriffs and Rights of Redemptionen und the thir...
212
To attach Signer or Mare Island to Solano County 57 To prevent the Establishment of Pest Houses within the Limits of any Town i
213
Concerning Repealed Statutes 59 To prevent Extortion in Office and to enforce Official Duty 60 Relative to Port Wardens in San Francisco and Sacra...
214
fi Xo provide for the Protection of Foreigners and to define their Liabilities an Privileges
218
C2 To provide for the Redemption of Comptrollers Warrants drawn payable out the General Fund
222
To enforce the Payment of Licenses in this State
224
Concerning Passengers arriving in Ports of tho State of California C5 Respecting Fugitives from Labor and Slaves brought to this State prior to he Ad...
231
To prohibit Lotteries
234
To create a Board of Supervisors for the County of San Francisco and ok fin their Duties
235
Concerning Marks and Brands
236
G9 Concerning Offices
239
For the Regulation of the Militia whilst in Actual Service
247
To designate the Holidays to bo observed in the Acceptance and Payment
334
Creating the Offioe of Clerk of the Recorders Court of the City of Sacramento
359
Concerning the Offices of Comptroller and Treasurer of State
361
Regulating the Duties of Harbor Master of the Port of San Francisco
362
To Fund the Floating Debt of the County of San Franoisco
365
Defining the Duties of the Clerk of the Superior Court of the City of San Francisco
367
litConcerning Toll Bridges
368
Concerning the Costs of Criminal Actions removed before Trial
371
Concerning District Attorneys
373
Providing for the Disposition of certain Property
375
Prescribing Duties to the Secretary of State
376
To regulato the Settlement of the Estates of Deceased Persons
377
To regulate Proceedings in Criminal Cases
423
Explanatory of the thirtyninth Section of an Act entitled An Act concerning Sheriffs passed April 29th 1851
737
Concerning the Courts of Justice of this State and Judicial Officers
738
Creating and regulating Publio Ferries
763
To provide for the Disposition of certain Property of the State of California
764
To provido for the Sale of the Interest of tho State of California in the Property within the Water Lino front of the City of 8an Francisco as defined in...
767
Concerning Sureties on Official Bonds
772
To provide for Security to be given by County Officers acting under Appoint ments and to amend the 55th Section of the Act concerning Sheriffs pa...
773
Concerning Lawful Fences and Animals trespassing on Premises lawfully enolosed
793
Concerning the Organization of the Militia
804
To provide for the Lien of Mechanics and others
808
Supplementary to An Act to provide for the Lien of Mechanics and others passed April 12 1850
811
Defining the Rights of Husband and Wife
812
Defining the Time for commencing Civil Actions
815
Defining the Time of commencing Civil Actions in certain cases
821
For the Government and Protection of Indians
822
To license Gaming
826
Dividing the State into Counties and establishing the Scats of Justice therein
827
Concerning County Recorders
838
Supplementary to An Act entitled An Act concerning County Recorders passed March 1851
846
Concerning the office of Public Administrator for the County of San Francisco and making it elective
848
Requiring County Treasurers and Public Administrators to settle their Accounts
849
To exempt the Homestead and other Property from Forced Sale in certain cases
850
To license Hawkers and Peddlers in this State
852
Concerning Est ray Animals
854
To fund the Debt of the State
856
Supplementary to An Act to fund the Debt of the State passed April 291851
859
To fund the Indebtedness of the State which has accrued or may accrue from April 29 1851 to Dec 31 1852 inclusive and to provide for the Paymen...
860
Supplementary to An Act to fund the Indebtedness of the State which has accrued or may accrue from April 29 1851 to Dec 31 1852 inclusive and t...
865
To prevent the City of San Francico from selling or in any other wise disposing of Lots within its Corporate Limits
866
To provide for the Disposal of the Five Hundred Thousand acres of Land granted to this State by Act of Congress
868
Providing a Fund for the Use of a State Library
871
Supplemental to an Act entitled An Act providing a Fund for the Use of a State Library passed May 1 1852
873
Prescribing the Time of Payment of the Salaries of the Officers of State
875
To create a Board of Supervisors for the Counties of this State and to define their Duties and Powers
876
To abolish the Board of Supervisors in the Counties of Calaveras Sacramento and Colusi
879
To abolish the Board of Supervisors in the County of El Dorado
880
To limit the Compensation of the Board of Supervisors of the County of San Francisco
881
To establish a System of Common Schools
883
To provide for the appointment of a Ganger for the Port of San Francisco
894
HI For the Protection of Game
895
Prescribing the Mode of maintaining and defending Possessory Actions on Public Lands in this State
896
In relation to Actions wherein the State Is a Party
898
Concerning the Independent Order of Odd Fellows
899
To amend an Act relating to Corporations
900
To authorize a Transfer of Causes from the Superior Court of the City of San Francisoo
901
Concerning Notaries Public
904
To provide for the Measurement of Lumber
905
To provide for the better Publication of Official and Legal Notices
908
In relation to Personal Mortgages in certain cases
911
Concerning the auditing of Accounts by the Court of Sessions and Board of Supervisors
914
To fix the Compensation of County Judges and Associate Justices of the Court of Sessions and to repeal a like Act passed April 22 1850
915
To amend an Act entitled An Act declaring certain Rivers and Creeks navi gable passed February 18 1851
916
An Act entitled An Act to prevent Persons from enticing Seamen to desert
917
199To limit the Hours of Labor
918
Declaratory of the Effect of the Repeal of Criminal Laws
920
To establish an Asylum for the Insane of the State of California
921
To abolish the present State Hospitals and to provide for liquidating the In debtedness of the same
926
To apportion the Senatorial and Assembly Districts of this State
927
In relation to resistance of Payment of Revonues due the State
930
To amend an Act to provide for the Redemption of Comptrollers Warrants drawn on the General Fund passed April I 1853
931
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932
To protect the Archives of State and prevent their Removal from Benicia
934

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Page 570 - Anything which is injurious to health, or is indecent, or offensive to the senses, or an obstruction to the free use of property, so as to interfere with the comfortable enjoyment of life or property...
Page 248 - In case of the impeachment of the 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.
Page 554 - The verdict of a jury is either general or special. A general verdict Is that by which they pronounce generally upon all or any of the issues, either in favor of the plaintiff or defendant: a special verdict is that by which the jury find the facts only, leaving the judgment to the court.
Page 548 - Judgment may be given for or against one or more of several plaintiffs, and for or against one or more of several defendants; and it may, when the justice of the case requires it, determine the ultimate rights of the parties on each side, as between themselves.
Page 535 - Before issuing the warrant, the judge shall require a written undertaking on the part of the plaintiff, with sufficient surety, to the effect that if the defendant; recover judgment, the plaintiff will pay all costs that may be awarded to the defendant, and all damages which he may sustain, by reason of the attachment, not exceeding the sum specified in the undertaking, which shall be at least two hundred and fifty dollars.
Page 533 - In an action for libel or slander, it shall not be necessary to state in the complaint any extrinsic facts for the purpose of showing the application to the plaintiff of the defamatory matter out of which the cause of action arose ; but it shall be sufficient to state generally that the same was published or spoken concerning the plaintiff; and if such allegation be controverted, the plaintiff shall be bound to establish on the trial that it was so published or spoken.
Page 538 - If against a minor under the age of fourteen years: to such minor personally, and also to his father, mother, or guardian; or if there be none within the State, then to any person having the care or control of such minor, or with whom he resides, or in whose service he is employed; 4.
Page 556 - The finding of the referee or commissioner upon the whole issue must stand as the finding of the court, and upon filing of the finding with the clerk of the court, judgment may be entered thereon in the same manner as if the action had been tried by the court.
Page 49 - The term corporations as used in this article shall be construed to include all associations and joint-stock companies having any of the powers or privileges of corporations not possessed by individuals or partnerships.
Page 823 - An action for relief on the ground of fraud, the cause of action in such case not to be deemed to have accrued until the discovery, by the aggrieved party, of the facts constituting the fraud.

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