The Public Health Act, 1875: Arranged in Dictionary Index Form; Being a Handy-book for Ready Reference for the Use of Officers and Members of Sanitary Authorities

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Shaw, 1876 - 230 pages
 

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Page 32 - Where any person sustains any damage by reason of the exercise of any of the powers of this Act...
Page 51 - Drain" shall mean and include any Drain of, and used for the Drainage of One Building only, or Premises within the same Curtilage, and made merely for the Purpose of communicating with a Cesspool or other like Receptacle for Drainage, or with a Sewer into which the Drainage of Two or more Buildings or Premises occupied by different Persons is conveyed...
Page 102 - ... exposed for sale, or deposited in any place for the purpose of sale, or of preparation for sale, and intended for the food of man...
Page 216 - FORM OF TRANSFER OF MORTGAGE. I AB of in consideration of the Sum of paid to me by CD of do hereby transfer to the said CD, his Executors, Administrators, and Assigns, a certain Mortgage...
Page 168 - ... premises within the same curtilage, and made merely for the purpose of communicating therefrom with a cesspool or other like receptacle for drainage, or with a sewer into which the drainage of two or more buildings or premises occupied by different persons is conveyed : " Sewer " includes sewers and drains of every description, except drains to which the word
Page 155 - Every local authority may, and when required by order of the Local Government Board shall, themselves undertake or contract for— " The removal of house refuse from premises ; " The cleansing of earthclosets, privies, ashpits, and cesspools ; either for the whole or any part of their district...
Page 169 - Sewers through, across, or under any Turnpike Road, or any Street or Place laid out as or intended for a Street, or under any Cellar or Vault which may be under the Pavement or Carriageway of any Street, and, after reasonable Notice in Writing in that Behalf, (if upon the Report of the Surveyor it should appear to be necessary,) into, through, or under any Lands whatsoever...
Page 157 - ... without proper lodging or accommodation, or lodged in a room occupied by more than one family, or is on board any ship or vessel, may, on a certificate signed by a legally qualified medical practitioner, and with the consent of the superintending body of such hospital or place, be removed, by order of any justice, to such hospital or place at the cost of the local authority...
Page 147 - Acts with respect to the purchase and taking of land otherwise than by agreement, or any of them, and either absolutely or with such conditions and modifications as they may think...
Page 124 - ... shall be entitled to cause his drains to empty into the sewers of that authority on condition of his giving such notice as may be required by that authority of his intention so to do, and of complying with the regulations of that authority in respect of the mode in which the communications between such drains and sewers are to be made, and subject to the control of any person who may be appointed by that authority to superintend the making of such communications.

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