Local Taxation on the Abolition of Turnpike Tolls, and Road Management Generally (Classic Reprint)

Local Taxation on the Abolition of Turnpike Tolls, and Road Management Generally (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Local Taxation on the Abolition of Turnpike Tolls, and Road Management Generally The introduction in each successive Session of Parliament of some scheme having for its object the Abolition of Turnpike Tolls, and the measure of sup port which it receives, seem to indicate a growing desire to improve upon the present system; whilst, on the other hand, the opposition which the principle of each Bill has evoked, leads to the conclusion that no proposal which has yet been brought forward can be accepted as a satisfactory and permanent settlement of the question; but whilst from one Session to the next Legislation has been postponed for want of some fair and comprehensive scheme, it has unfortunately not suspended the retrograde movement which to some extent in past years has been, and perhaps to. A still larger extent in the present day will be, the result of the anomalous Continuance Act; so widely is it now proposed to make use of this Act, (the very name of which is calculated to disarm suspicion of its. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.show more

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  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 2mm | 59g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243157568
  • 9780243157563