General Laws and Resolves Passed by the Legislature of Massachusetts; During the Session of ...

General Laws and Resolves Passed by the Legislature of Massachusetts; During the Session of ...

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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. 1862 edition. Excerpt: ...consent of the council. Whenever the said persons or society respectively shall certify to the governor that any pilot who now holds or hereafter may hold a commission as pilot within their respective jurisdictions, is incapable of discharging the duties of his office, or is otherwise unsuitable to be continued therein, or that the public interest requires that he should no longer remain in office, such pilot may be removed from office, and his commission revoked by the governor with the consent of the council. Sect. 17. The commissioners of pilots for the harbor of Boston, and the persons hereby authorized to recommend suitable persons for appointment as pilots, respectively, may from time to time recommend to the governor and council, such changes or modifications of the pilotage regulations, for the ports or places within their respective jurisdictions as to them shall seem fit; and if such modifications or changes, respectively, or any portion of the same shall be approved by the governor with the consent of the council, the governor shall make proclamation thereof, and shall cause such modifications or changes to be published for four weeks consecutively, in the paper selected by the secretary of the Commonwealth, pursuant to the provisions of chapter three, section four, of the General Statutes, and the same being so proclaimed and published for four weeks consecutively, shall have the force of law and be obeyed by all persons. All such modifications and changes shall be reported by the secretary of the Commonwealth to the legislature, and the same shall also be published annually with the laws of the Commonwealth. Sect. 18. Each pilot receiving a commission shall pay therefor the sum of five dollars. Sect. 19. No person shall...show more

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  • Paperback | 76 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 154g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123696974X
  • 9781236969743