Report of the Poor Law Commissioners; With Appendices Volume 14

Report of the Poor Law Commissioners; With Appendices Volume 14

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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. 1848 edition. Excerpt: ...of the election, of the clerk or any other person appointed or employed to act in respect of such election, the delivery of the nominations, voting papers, or other documents to the successor of the clerk or person so dying, absenting himself, refusing or disqualified to act, shall, notwithstanding the terms of any notice issued, be as valid and effectual as if they had been delivered to such clerk or person. Meetings Of The Guardians. Article 28.--The Guardians shall upon the day of the week, and at the time of day and at the place already appointed for holding the ordinary meetings, hold an ordinary meeting once at the least in every week for the execution of their duties; and may, when they think fit, change the period, time, and place of such ordinary meeting, with the consent of the Commissioners previously obtained. Article 29.--The Guardians shall at the first meeting after the 15th day of April, elect out of the whole number of Guardians a Chairman and a Vice-Chairman, who, provided they be Guardians at the time, shall continue respectively to act as such Chairman aud Vice-Chairman for the year next ensuing. Article 30.--The Guardians at any time may elect two Vice-Chairmen, and if such Vice-Chairmen be appointed at the same time, the Guardians shall determine their precedence; according to which precedence one of the said Vice-Chairmen shall thenceforth preside and act as in the case when only one Vice-Chairman is elected. Article 31.--If a Chairman or a Vice-Chairman cease to be a Guardian, or refuse, or become incapable, to act as Chairman or Vice-Chairman before the expiration of the term of office, the Guardians shall, within one month after the occurrence of the vacancy, refusal, or incapacity, elect some other Guardian more

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  • Paperback | 70 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 141g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236812840
  • 9781236812841