The Laws of Texas, 1822-1909 Volume 7

The Laws of Texas, 1822-1909 Volume 7

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1898 edition. Excerpt: ...as aforesaid for more than twenty days for the same offense, though the remainder of the fine and costs, if any, unliquidated, shall stand as a judgment against the offender, and may be collected as under execution; and provided, that no female shall be compelled to work on the streets, or at other work not usually performed by females; provided further, that none of the taxes, fines, penalties and forfeitures authorized by any section or part of this act, as an occupation tax, or licenses or fees on or for any occupation, trade, calling or profession, shall never exceed in amount one-half of the State tax levied and authorized to be collected on such occupations, trades or professions by the authority of the general law of this State. Treasurer. Section 1. It shall be the duty of the treasurer to receive and safely keep all the moneys and other funds of the corporation, and pay the same out in accordance with the ordinances and directions of the council; and as often as required by the mayor or council, to make a statement of the receipts and disbursements for any given length of time, and of the amount of money or other I I funds on hand; and for hie services he shall receive a per cent, of the funds or moneys received and paid out. The per cent, for receiving and the per cent, for paying out to b# fixed by the council; provided, that there shall not be a greater per cent, allowed him than is allowed county treasurers for like services. Sec. 2. The treasurer shall be prohibited from buying, or in any manner, directly or indirectly, trading in any city warrants or other evidences of indebtedness of the city, under a penalty of one hundred dollars for each offense, and of being dismissed from office. He shall be liable on his official bond for...show more

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  • Paperback | 542 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 28mm | 957g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123663442X
  • 9781236634429