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RETROACTIVE EFFECT of repealing statutes, 132, 192, 193.
RETROACTIVE STATUTES, 188.

when allowed, 198, 406, 479, 484, 680, 696.

of trustees, 449.
REVENUE LAWS, how construed, 334, 388.
REVISION OF LAWS, operation of, 429.

constitutional provisions as to, 571.
ROADS, reservation for, in Pennsylvania, 516.
ROBBERY, interpretation of, 262.

S.
SAVIGNY, cited, 71, 289.
SCHEDULES IN STATUTES, 64.
SEARCHES AND SEIZURES, 551.
SELL, interpretation of, 262.
SERVICES, not to be required without compensation in Indiana and Ten-

nessee, 560.
SEVERAL PENALTIES, 98.
SHALL AND MAY, 438.
STAMP ACTS, to be strictly construed, 358.
STATE, laws affecting the, 105, 395.

suits against the, 576.
STATE STATUTES, how construed in Federal tribunals, 430.
STATUTES, classification and division of, 27.

ancient and modern, 27.
colonial, 29.
public and private, 30.

their incidents, 34, 36.
declaratory, 37.
affirmative, 38.
negative, 40.
remedial, 41.
penal, 41.
repealing, 41.
as divided by the civilians, 42.
parts of, 49.
title of, 50, 52.
commencement of, 53.
preamble of, 54.
purview of, 57, 60.
clauses of, 58, 61.

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STATUTES—continued.

provisions in, 62, 117.
exceptions in, 62, 117.
schedules in, 64,
attributes and incidents of, 65.
passage of, 65.
majorities, what, and when required, 67, 68.
authority and jurisdiction of, 69.
regarding the Sunday, 85.
in regard to contracts violating them, 84 et seq.
time when they take effect, 81, 83,
remedies for violation of, 91.

election of, 93.
good faith no excuse for violation of, 99.
ignorance

99.
in regard to infants, 101.
relief against acts of public officers invalid by, 102.
no relief in equity against, 104.
limitation of actions upon,

105.
king not bound by, unless named, 105.
United States not bound by, unless named, 106.
as to States of the Union, 106.
waiver of, 109.
pleading in actions on, 111.
indictments on, 115.
proof of, 34, 78, 118.
repeal of, 121.

by implication, 125.

effects of, 129.
repealing, repeal of, 137.

copyright in, 138.
STATUTE LAW, a source of jurisprudence, 3, 18.
STATUTES, English, how far law here, 14, 15, 16.
STATUTORY FORFEITURES, 97.
STORY, Mr. Justice, cited, 43.
STREETS, assessments for opening, 502, 504, 531.
STRICT CONSTRUCTION, 259, 291.
SUMMARY ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEEDINGS, 351, 541.
SUMMARY JUDICIAL PROCEEDINGS, 347.
SUMMARY PROCEEDINGS for landlords, 318.
SUNDAY, laws for the observance of, 85.
SUPERSEDE, interpretation of, 262.
SUPREMACY OF PARLIAMENT, 150, 153, 214, 466.

T.

TAKING,” meaning of the phrase in regard to constitutional protection

of private property, 519.
TAXATION, statutes in regard to, 413.

by municipal bodies, 463, 502.
power of, 502, 554, 674.
restraints on, 554.

exemptions from, 559, 629, 630, 631.
TAX SALES, 256.

statutes relating how construed, 353, 541.
TECHNICAL WORDS, interpretation of, 261.
TEMPERANCE LAWS, 540, 611, 686.
TENURE OF JUDICIARY, when altered in England, 209.
TIME, computation of, 418.

when statutes take effect, 81, 83.
TITLE OF STATUTE, effect of, 50.

constitutional provisions as to, 52, 567.
TREATIES, interpretation of, 447.

retrospective operation of, 449.
TRIAL BY JURY, 542.

under Federal Constitution, 612.
TRIAL, new, 609.
TWELVE TABLES, law of the, 6, 22.

U.

UNIFORMITY OF TAXATION, constitutional provisions as to, 555.
USAGE (See Custom), an element of jurisprudence, 3.

influence of, in construction of statutes, 256.
USURY LAWS, regarded with disfavor, 219.

how construed, 336.
retrospective act of, as to pleading, 410.
no vested right of pleading, 412, 692, 694.

V.

VATTEL, his rules of construction, 266.
VESTED RIGHTS, what they are, 177, 193, 410, 484, 671.
VOID AND VOIDABLE, construction of, 302.

W.

WAGERS, statutes regarding, 423.
WAIVER OF STATUTES, 109, 421.
WAIVER OF CONSTITUTIONAL PROVISIONS, 111.
WATER LINES, rules as to, 458.
WORDS, interpretation of, 260, 262.

banking principles, 435.
billiards, 435.
burglary, 435.
cattle, 435.
corporate name, 436.
curtilage, 436.
deny, 436.
dissent, 436.
final, 260, 262.
from, 436.
high seas, 437.
jurisprudence, 437.
justifiable cause, 437.
maliciously, 437.
may and shall, shall and may, shall or may, 438.
navigate, 440.
notice, 440.
party, 260, 262.
robbery, 260, 262.
sell, 260, 262.
steal, 441.
supersede, 260, 262.

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