A compilation of the laws of the state of New York: also, of the ordinances, resolutions, and orders established by the major, aldermen, and communalty of the city of New York, in common council convened, relating to the fire department of the City of New York, from 1812 to 1860 ; also, a continuation of the revision of the ordinances of 1845 ...

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Edmund Jones & Co., Printers to Board of Councilmen, 1859 - History - 582 pages
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Page 8 - ... and causes whatsoever; and that they and their successors may have a common seal, and may change and alter the same at their pleasure; and also that they and their successors, by the name of "The Society of the Lying-in Hospital of the City of New York...
Page 45 - Act shall have the same force and effect to all intents and purposes as if the...
Page 7 - ; and that by that name they and their successors, for the term aforesaid, shall and may have succession, and shall be persons in law capable of suing and being sued, pleading and being impleaded, answering and being answered unto, defending and being defended, in all courts and places whatsoever...
Page 97 - ... procure such insurance to be effected, until he shall have executed Ťand delivered to the...
Page 42 - ... or any or either of them, may be sued for and recovered, with costs of suit, in any court of record within this state, by the fire department of the city of New- York, in their own name and for their own use.
Page 136 - ... building already erected that has a peaked roof, to raise the same for the purpose of making a, flat roof thereon, unless the same be raised with the same kind of material as the building, and unless such new roof be covered with...
Page 378 - District, do hereby approve the within certificate, and do consent that the same be filed, pursuant to the provisions of an Act of the Legislature of the State of New York, entitled, "An Act for the Incorporation of Benevolent, Charitable, Scientific and Missionary Societies," passed April 12, 1848, and the several acts extending and amending said act.
Page 499 - Every pier built of brick, containing less than nine superficial feet at the base, supporting any beam, girder, arch or column on which a wall rests, or lintel spanning an opening over ten...
Page 10 - That in case it should at any time happen that an election of directors should not be made on any day when, pursuant to this Act, it ought to have been made, the said corporation shall not, for that cause, be deemed to be dissolved, but...
Page 111 - An act to amend an act for the more effectual prevention of fires in the city of New York, and to amend the acts heretofore passed for that purpose," passed April 4, 1849, is hereby repealed.

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