Promulgation of the Statutes; Report of the Committee Appointed to Consider the List of 1801 for the Promulgation of the Statutes

Promulgation of the Statutes; Report of the Committee Appointed to Consider the List of 1801 for the Promulgation of the Statutes : With Appendices

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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. 1883 edition. Excerpt: ...in 1810, 1820, 1826, 1834, 1849, and one or two other sets with missing numbers and volumes. A com lete set is kept at the Shire Hall, Hertford. for the ertford Division of the County; and one other set at the Court House, St. Albans, for the Liberty of St. Alban Division of the County. To Magistrates and in two instances to Solicitors, who previous to the Justices' Clerks Act, 1877, acted as Clerks to Justices. A selection is made of Magistrates who give special attention to County business and to the administration of justice. The copies are not bound. They are sent as thev become law and during the progress of the Sessidn, from the Queen's Printers to the recipients. They are not marked by the County Authority as "promulgated for public use"; but each Statute supplied has a stam u on it k d " S 1' d f the Public Service."p p mar e upp le or The copies distributed to Magistrates are, I believe, treated as private property. Many Magistrates bind them at their own expense; and the cost of binding I am informed exceeds the cost of the set. I think that a reduction in the number of copies would not be desirable. N otc.--I should add to this return the observation that the Chairman of the Liberty Division is of o inion that the Justices to whom the Statutes are allotted ought to be allowed to retain them as private property. 8.--Is the Clerk of the Peace for the County in posses sion of the copies of the Statutes supplied, since 1801, to his predecessors and to himself, for their and his use? 9.--There being a considerable surplus in the number In one or two cases arrangements might be made for keeping the Statutes at the Courts and places where the Pe Sessions are held, but as most of the places where t e...show more

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  • Paperback | 36 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 82g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236802756
  • 9781236802750