The Victorian Reports Volume 27

The Victorian Reports Volume 27

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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. 1902 edition. Excerpt: ...the ship into another port within the Commonwealth after the prohibition has been violated, no matter where or when the violation occurred. QUESTION of law raised by the pleadings referred to the Full Court by Hood, J. STATEMENT or CLAIM. The'plaintiff's claim is 150l. for penalties under Act No. 6 of 1901 of the Commonwealth of Australia, being the Customs Act 1901, which came into force on the-ith day of October 1901, the date fixed by a proclamation of the Governor-General in that behalf on the 3rd October 1901, incurred under the circumstances following: --1. The British merchant ship Oceoma, of which the defendant is and at all times material was the master, arrived in the port of Sydney, within the Commonwealth, from parts beyond the seas on or about the 3rd day of November 1901, having on board goods being ship's stores meant for consumption on board. 2. That after the arrival of the said ship within the Oommonwealth goods being ship's stores meant for consumption on board were shipped within the Commonwealth. 3. That before the departure of the said ship from the port of Sydney the stores referred to were secured on board of the said ship by the proper ofiicer of Customs fastening down or securing the hatchways, doors, and other openings into the holds and lock-ups and lazarettes containing such stores, and by placing Customs seals on the same. 4. That the stores referred to were not at any time entered for home consumption or otherwise made available under the laws of the Commonwealth for consumption within the Commonwealth, or before the departure of the ship from the last port of departure in the Commonwealth. 5. That subsequent to the 15th day of November 1901, the said ship left the port of Sydney aforesaid for Melbourne, ...
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  • Paperback | 302 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 16mm | 544g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236758013
  • 9781236758019