The Public Health Act, 1875: And the Law Relating to Public Health, Local Government, and Urban and Rural Sanitary Authorities : with Introduction, Table of Statutes, Table of Reference to the Repealed Statutes, Table of Cases, Appendices of Statutes, and Index

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Butterworths, 1876 - 694 pages
 

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Contents

THE PUBLIC HEALTH ACT 1858
lxv
Rules as to resolutions of owners and ratepayers
lxxi
Power of rural authority to form parochial committees
lxxvi
THE PUBLIC HEALTH ACT 1875
1
PART II
8
PART III
14
Powers for making sewers
16
Map of system of sewerage
20
Penalty on unauthorized building over sewers and under streets
26
Sale c of lands
30
Notice to be given before commencing sewage works without district
32
Privy accommodation for factories
38
General powers for supplying district with water
51
Penalty for causing water to be corrupted by gas washings
68
Definition of occupying as a dwelling
74
Appeal in certain cases to Local Government Board
78
Byelaws to be made by local authority
80
Proceedings on complaint to Board of default of local authority
85
Offences by keepers of houses
86
THE MUNICIPAL CORPORATIONS BOROUGH FUNDS ACT 1872
91
Order of prohibition in case of house unfit for human habitation
97
Power of local authority to provide hospitals
100
Penalty for disobedience of order
103
Publication of regulations and orders
106
142
108
Provision in case of two convictions for overcrowding
109
PUBLIC PLEASURE GROUNDS
140
Oxford public library vested in the local board
141
Vesting of streets c in urban authority
149
POLICE REGULATIONS
152
Power to regulate line of buildings
155
Contracts 417
161
PURCHASE OF LANDS
165
Incorporation of certain provisions of 10 11 Vict c 34
171
Power to purchase lands
175
Claims under twenty pounds may be referred to court of summary
181
PART VI
186
Power to make private improvement rates
213
Rates to be open to inspection
219
Clause
220
Power to reduce or remit rates
225
Expenses of rural authority
229
Power to borrow on credit of sewage land and plant
235
Rentcharges to be registered
241
Audit where urban authority are not a town council
247
Restriction on recovery of penalties
253
PART VIII
257
Appearance of local authorities in legal proceedings
259
Contents
264
Notice of action against local authority
265
Powers of Local Government Board in relation to alteration of areas
270
Preliminary
273
Local Government Board may invest rural authority with powers
276
Powers of Board in relation to Local Acts
277
Vict c 24 1865
280
Meetings and proceedings of joint boards
282
Quota of rates to be paid by the universities
283
Jurisdiction of port sanitary authority
288
326
292
Orders as to costs of inquiries
294
Oxford
298
Rules applicable to committees of local authorities other than councils
304
Entry on land for purposes of
305
SCHEDULE IV
308
Power of local boards to change name
311
Declaration to be made by members
317
38
369
Penalty in respect of certain nuisances on premises
379
Preliminary
388
Vict c 24 1866
392
Local board to put Act into execution
395
THE THAMES NAVIGATION ACT 1866
403
THE LABOURINGCLASSES LODGINGHOUSES ACTS 1851
412
Extent of Acts
415
Purchase of existing lodginghouses
418
Rules as to applications for loans 424
424
Vict c 21 1867
425
Service of notices on owners
431
Service of notices c
437
Execution of the improvement scheme
443
Debenture stock
447
Holding of markets c Page
449
THE TOWNS IMPROVEMENT CLAUSES ACT 1847
455
Slaughterhouses
461
Byelaws to be printed
462
Fires
468
Bathing
478
Protection of water
484
Supply of water
491
Priority of loans
495
As to coupons
503
SCHEDULE
510
Interpretation of term
511
Funds for loans
517
Supplemental provisions as to loans and securities
526
Temporary provisions and repeal
531
Powers of General Board of Health vested in Privy Council
533
THE GARDENS IN TOWNS PROTECTION ACT 1863
537
Interpretation of terms
540
THE PUBLIC PARKS SCHOOLS AND MUSEUMS ACT 1871
544
No payment to member of governing body to be so charged
551
Preliminary
555
Amendment of definition of alkali works
562
Establishment of the Local Government Board
567
Expenses of executing the
571
As to provisional orders made by Local Government Board
579
Vict c i 1873
596
Index to the names of the places to which the Provisional Order Confirma
603
REGULATIONS OF THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT BOARD AS
605
Appointment
611
Proposal for appoiutment
615
2 Tenure of office 623
623
Temporary provisions
631
Local boards under local Acts to exercise powers of burial boards
632
Evidence of byelaws
633
86
636
Size and weight of locomotives
638
Adoption of Act in boroughs
641
92
642
Expenses of Improvement Commissioners
651
Restriction on establishment of offensive trade in urban district
652
247
653
Appointment of officers of urban authority
659
Power to proceed where nuisance arises from offensive trade carried
660
Offensive Ditches and Collections of Matter
667
96
668
Notices c may be printed or written
672
SCHEDULE V
679
Local authority to repair fences
680
SAVING CLAUSES AND REPEAL OF Acts
681
SCHEDULES
682
INDEX 627694
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Page 552 - London, the town council of any borough for the time being subject to the act of the session of the fifth and sixth years of the reign of King William the Fourth, chapter seventy-six, intituled " An Act to provide for the Regulation of Municipal Corporations in England and Wales...
Page 562 - 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," inclusive of any Acts amending the same.
Page 531 - ... deemed to have been served at the time when a letter containing the same would be delivered in the ordinary course of post...
Page 566 - Where any matter or ingredient not injurious to health has been added to the food or drug, because the same is required for the production or preparation thereof as an article of commerce, in a state fit for carriage or consumption, and not fraudulently to increase the bulk, weight, or measure of the food or drug to conceal the inferior quality thereof.
Page 552 - Act passed in the session holden in the twentieth and twenty-first years of the reign of Her Majesty, intituled An Act to amend the Acts concerning the Municipal Corporations...
Page 118 - Works mentioned or referred to therein; and the Expenses incurred by them in so doing shall be paid by the Owners in default, according to the Frontage of their respective Premises...
Page 532 - rate " means a rate made during the continuance of this Act, the proceeds of which are applicable to public local purposes, and which is leviable on the basis of an assessment in respect of the yearly value of property, and includes any sum which, though obtained in the first instance by a precept, certificate, or other instrument requiring payment from some authority or officer, is or can be ultimately raised out of a rate as before defined...
Page 545 - England, in manner directed by an act passed in the session holden in the eleventh and twelfth years of the reign of her Majesty Queen Victoria...
Page 71 - Any pool, ditch, gutter, watercourse, privy, urinal, cesspool, drain, or ashpit, so foul or in such a state as to be a nuisance or injurious to health.
Page 507 - Court that the register may be rectified ; and the Court may either refuse such application, with or without costs, to be paid by the applicant, or it may, if satisfied of the justice of the case, make an order for the rectification of the register, and may direct the company to pay all the costs of such motion, application, or petition, and any damages the party aggrieved may have sustained...

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