Chrostwaite's Pennsylvania Municipal Law Reporter, Volume 11

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Local Government Service., 1920 - Law
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Page 38 - ... no person shall be prosecuted or subjected to any penalty or forfeiture for or on account of any transaction, matter or thing concerning which he may so testify or produce evidence, documentary or otherwise, and no testimony so given or produced shall be received against him upon any criminal action, suit or proceeding, investigation, inquisition or inquiry.
Page 188 - In determining these mixed questions of law and fact, the court confines itself to the ultimate question as to whether the Commission acted within its power. It will not consider the expediency or wisdom of the order, or whether on like testimony it would have made a similar ruling.
Page 111 - No street passenger railway shall be constructed within the limits of any city, borough or township, without the consent of its I
Page 32 - ... that all property, real or personal, other than that which is in actual use and occupation for the purposes aforesaid, and from which any income or revenue is derived, shall be subject to taxation, except where exempted by law for state purposes, and nothing herein contained shall exempt same therefrom.
Page 38 - ... for the reason that the testimony or evidence, documentary or otherwise, required of him may tend to convict him of a crime or subject him to a penalty or forfeiture: but no person shall be prosecuted or subjected to any penalty or forfeiture for or on account of any transaction, matter or thing concerning which he may so testify or produce evidence, documentary or otherwise, and no testimony so given or produced shall be received against him upon any criminal investigation or proceeding.
Page 60 - Any person who shall vote under the provisions without being entitled so to do under the provisions of this act, shall be guilty of a misdemeanor, and, upon conviction shall be sentenced to pay a fine not exceeding one hundred dollars, and, in default of the payment of such fine and costs, shall be imprisoned for a term not exceeding ninety days.
Page 191 - ... corporations, limited partnerships and joint-stock associations holding such securities as trustees, executors, administrators, guardians or in any other manner shall return and pay the tax imposed by this act upon all securities so held by them as in the case of individuals...
Page 18 - ... to collect taxes for the payment of which they have become personally liable, without having collected the same, by the expiration of the authority of their respective...
Page 211 - State to establish all regulations reasonably necessary to secure the health, safety, or general welfare of the community: that this power can neither be abdicated nor bargained away, and is inalienable even by express grant; and that all contract and property rights are held subject to its fair exercise.
Page 111 - ... the exercise of the police power of the State shall never be abridged or so construed as to permit corporations to conduct their business in such manner as to infringe the equal rights of individuals or the general well-being of the State.

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