Digest Canadian Case Law Volume 7

Digest Canadian Case Law Volume 7

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1918 edition. Excerpt: ...of a bridge over a trench cut through a public road for the purpose of giving right of way to a natural watcrcourse.--'I'he bridge in question is local because it is entirely within one municipality and it is a municipal bridge because its span is more than eight feet.---In the absence of a report and by-law the cost of erecting and maintaining such bridge is to be levied upon all proprietors in the range served by such front road. Corp. of St. Norbert v. Please (1917), 23 R. de J. 180 (Que.) 5. Transfer of bridge.--In the absence of evidence of the transfer of the control of a bridge to a municipality the municipality is not liable under s. 220 of the Rural Municipality Act, R S. S. 1909, c. 87, and the 1. By-laws repugnant to incorporating Act.---When an Act of Parliament creates a corporation for a particular purpose and gives it powers for that particular purpose, what it does not expressly or impliedly authorize is taken to be prohibited. and neither the King's charter nor any bylaw can introduce an alteration in rules which have been prescribed to the corporation by such Act.----The Act of Incorporation of the Moncton Hospital. 58 Vic. c. 61. and amending Acts. provides that the city council. the municipal council, etc., shall each appoint a certain number of trustees to hold oflice for a certain number of years, who. with their successors, shall constitute the " trustees" of the hospital. in whom the management and control shall be vested. And further provides that the trustees may make necessary by-laws for the annual election or appointment of trustees to succeed retiring trustees. The trustees passed a by-law entitling any person to vote at the annual election of trustees, who had previously contributed the sum...show more

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  • United States
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