Annual Reports of the Commissioners of Emigration of the State of New York: From the Organization of the Commission, May 5, 1847, to 1860, Inclusive : Together with Tables and Reports, and Other Official Documents

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Commissioners of Emigration, 1861 - New York (State) - 491 pages

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Page 19 - The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assembly, do enact as follows : § 1. The commissioners of emigration are authorized to borrow from time to time such sums of money as may be needed for the support of the...
Page 56 - April 16, 1857, three-fifths being present. The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assembly, do enact as follows : SECTION 1.
Page 56 - War, be deemed, guilty of a misdemeanor and be punished by a fine of not more than $1,000 or imprisonment for not more than twelve months, or both.
Page 12 - ... and if on such examination there shall be found among such passengers any convict, lunatic, idiot, or any person unable to take care of himself or herself without becoming a public charge, they shall report the same in writing to the Collector of such port, and such persons shall not be permitted to land.
Page 34 - The amount for which the master, owner, or owners, consignee or consignees, of any such ship or vessel may commute for any bond or bonds, authorized or required by or pursuant to the seventh section of chapter five hundred and twenty-three of the Laws of eighteen hundred and fifty-one...
Page 22 - ... applied to their use, and the remainder shall be received, held and distributed to the parties severally entitled thereto, in the same manner and with the same authority as by law provided in respect to...
Page 59 - ... inscribed thereon, with his name and the number of his license ; no person who is not of approved good moral character shall be licensed as such runner. Every person who shall solicit alien emigrant passengers or others for the benefit of boarding houses, passenger offices, or forwarding lines upon any street, lane...
Page 2 - ... of such ship or vessel with one or more sufficient sureties shall execute a joint and several bond to the people of the state in a penalty of five hundred dollars for every such passenger conditioned to indemnify and save harmless the commissioners of...
Page 50 - ... immigrant, second class, steerage, or deck passengers with their luggage, or either, from either or any of the points or places in the first section of this act mentioned, to any other point or place, than the prices or rates contained in the statements which shall be...

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