The Tramway Acts of the United Kingdom, with Notes on the Law and Practice: An Introduction Including the Proceedings Before the Committees, and Decisions of the Referees with Respect to Locus Standi. And an Appendix Containing the Standing Orders of Parliament, Rules of the Board of Trade Relating to Tramways, Etc

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Stevens and Sons, 1874 - Railroads - 240 pages

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Page 80 - means the Act of the session of the eleventh and twelfth years of the reign of Her present Majesty, chapter forty-three, intituled " An Act to facilitate the performance of the duties of justices of the peace out of sessions within England and Wales, with respect to summary convictions and orders...
Page 192 - Kingdom shall be paid into the receipt of Her Majesty's exchequer in such manner as the treasury may direct, and shall be carried to and form part of the consolidated fund of the United Kingdom; and all penalties recovered in any British possession shall be paid over into the public treasury of such possession, and form part of the public revenue thereof.
Page 89 - Any rules made in pursuance of this section shall be deemed to be within the powers conferred by this Act, and shall be of the same force as if enacted in this Act, and shall be judicially noticed.
Page 127 - ... on the owners or reputed owners, lessees or reputed lessees, and occupiers of the said lands, and on the overseers of such parishes, and on the trustees, surveyors of highways, or other persons having the care of such roads or streets.
Page 156 - The said arbitrators or their umpire may call for the production of any documents in the possession or power of either party which they or he may think necessary for determining the question in dispute, and may examine the parties or their witnesses on oath, and administer the oaths necessary for that purpose.
Page xvi - Bill confirming any such Order is pending in either House of Parliament, a petition is presented against any Order...
Page 81 - No rate for the relief of the poor in England and Wales shall be allowed by any justices or be of any force which shall not be made upon an estimate of the net annual value of the several hereditaments rated thereunto, that is to say, of the rent at which the same mighc reasonably be expected to let from year to year free of all usual tenants...
Page 181 - Any notice, order, requisition, summons, and document under this Act may be in writing or print, or partly in writing and partly in print.
Page 139 - Majesty's fleet and naval service, under the direction of the Lord High Admiral of the United Kingdom, or the Commissioners for executing the office of Lord High Admiral...
Page xlii - That at this rate they have conveyed upwards of fourteen passengers. " 3. — That their weight, including engine, fuel, water, and attendants, may be under three tons. " 4. — That they can ascend and descend hills of considerable inclination with facility and safety.

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