Annual Report, Volume 11, Part 1899

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Page viii - States or its equivalent; and said scrip or certificates of indebtedness shall be sold and disposed of at public auction or in such other mode and at such times and prices and in such amounts and at such rates of interest, not exceeding the rate above specified, as shall be deemed best.
Page xxvi - ... written decision, which shall be open to' public inspection, shall be recorded upon the records of the board and published at the discretion of the same in an annual report to be made to the General Court on or before the first day of February in each year.
Page viii - ... in the name and behalf of the Commonwealth and under its seal, to an amount not exceeding one hundred and fifty-five thousand dollars, for a term not exceeding thirty-two years.
Page vii - ... three times the amount of damages assessed therefor, to be recovered in an action of tort ; and upon conviction of either of the above wilful or wanton acts shall be punished by a fine not exceeding three hundred dollars or by imprisonment not exceeding one year.
Page ix - ... in such manner as they shall deem just and equitable, determine the proportion in which each of such cities and towns shall annually pay money into the treasury of the Commonwealth, for the term of five years next following the year of the first issue of said scrip or certificates...
Page viii - ... the treasurer and receiver general, with the approval of the governor and council, shall deem for the best interests of the Commonwealth. Any...
Page x - Commonwealth in accordance with the proportion determined as aforesaid, and shall be included in and made a part of the sum charged to such city or town and be assessed upon it in the apportionment and assessment of its annual state tax ; and said treasurer shall in each year notify...
Page viii - ... scrip or certificates of indebtedness to an amount not exceeding three hundred thousand dollars, for a term not exceeding thirty years. Said scrip or certificates of indebtedness shall be issued as registered bonds or with interest coupons attached, and shall bear interest not exceeding four per cent. per annum, payable semi-annually on the first days of April and October in each year.
Page v - The south metropolitan system shall include the present Charles river valley metropolitan sewerage district, comprising a part of Boston, the cities of Newton and Waltham, and the towns of Watertown and Brookline; the present Neponset valley metropolitan sewerage district, comprising a part of Boston and the towns of Dedham, Hyde Park and Milton; also Quincy and such portion of Dorchester, Roxbury and West Roxbury as are not included in the present metropolitan sewerage areas, and as are so situated...
Page viii - Loan ; shall be countersigned by the governor, and shall be deemed a pledge of the faith and credit of the Commonwealth...

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