The Quebec Railway Statutes; A Compilation of All Railway Charters Granted, with the Amendments Thereto, Up to and Including the Session of 1883 with

The Quebec Railway Statutes; A Compilation of All Railway Charters Granted, with the Amendments Thereto, Up to and Including the Session of 1883 with

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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. 1883 edition. Excerpt: ...and recover the same from the shareholder with interest thereon, in an action of debt, in any court having civil jurisdiction to the amount claimed; and in any such Suits. action it shall be sufficient to allege that the defendant is the owner of one or more shares, stating the number of shares, and is indebted to the company in the sum to which the calls in arrear may amount; and to maintain Proof. such action, it shall be sufficient that the defendant has signed some book or paper by which his subscription for such share shall appear, and the number of calls in arrear shall have been duly made. Obstruction of 17. Any person wilfully obstructing the said railway road. jjy leaving any waggon, cart, carriage, or other incum brance thereon, or by refusing or neglecting to give place to the cars, shall upon conviction before the recorder for the city of Quebec, or judge of the sessions of the peace for the city of Quebec, or before any justice of the peace in or near the place where the injury has been done, be Fine. sentenced to pay a fine of not more than twenty dollars, nor less than two dollars, and in default of payment imprisonment, to an imprisonment not exceeding three months, for each and every such offence; this clause shall in no wise affect the right of the company to recover from the offender in the usual way any damage sustained. Delay. 58. This act shall be void unless one mile at the least of the said railway be contracted and put in use, within four years from the passing of this act. CAP. I. An Act respecting the consolidated railway fund of this Province (40 Vict., Cap. 2.) Assented to 9lh March, 1878. Eli MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislature of Quebec, enacts as follows: 1. The lieutenant-Governor in...show more

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  • Paperback | 282 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 15mm | 508g
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  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236508416
  • 9781236508416