Harvard Law Review Volume 24

Harvard Law Review Volume 24

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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. 1911 edition. Excerpt: ...(1897). Here it was said that the provisions of the statute import and include an absolute delegation of the legislative power over the entire subject involved, and that the action of the board was legislative and not administrative. " Philadelphia 1: . Provident, etc. Trust Co., 132 Pa. St. 224 (I890); Wreford 1!. People, 14 Mich. 41 (1865). " State v. Speyer, 67 Vt. 502 (1895); Ex jmrte O'Leary, 65 Miss. 80 (1887). ' This is best illustrated by comparing the attitude of courts towards provisions in statutes with that towards similar provisions in administrative regulations, requiring compulsory vaccination or excluding unvaccinated pupils from the public schools. The former requirement is sustained in statutes, Jacobson 0. Massachusetts, 197 U. S. It (1904), and regulations passed by virtue of explicit statutory authority, Morris 1: . Columbus, roz Ga. 792 (I897); the latter, in statutes, Abeel v. Clark, 84 Cal. 226 (1890), and regulations under similar specific statutory delegation, Bissell v. Davison, 65 Conn. 183 (1894). In this case the court declined to hold the power conditioned upon the An examination of the cases will demonstrate the impossibility of ascertaining the criteria of reasonableness. Of reasonableness as a test, Mr. Justice Holmes has observed: "It may be said that the difference is only one of degree; most differences are when nicely analyzed. At any rate, difference of degree is one of the distinctions by which the right of the legislature to exercise police power is determined. Some small limitations of previously existing rights incident to property may be imposed for the sake of preventing a manifest evil; larger ones could not be except by the exercise of the right of eminent domain...".show more

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  • United States
  • English
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  • 9781236855671