Law Relating to Public Health and Local Government

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Butterworth's, 1872 - 844 pages
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Contents

Authority to inspect Premises and order Works to be done
507
Authority to Nuisance Authorities in Metropolis to provide Hospitals for the Sick
513
CHAPTER II
515
333
521
Order for Abatement of Nuisances
522
Costs of Local Authority
526
Disinfecting Premises
529
Carriages for conveyance of Infected Persons
530
Removal of Sick to Hospitals
531
Ditches Drains etc adjoining Highways
532
New Sewers
535
Construction of Sewers and Provision of Wells and Pumps by Church wardens and Overseers in Populous Parishes
544
Fouling Water with Gaswashings
546
Exposing for Sale Meat unfit for food
547
Noxious Trades and Manufactures
549
Removal of Manure and Refuse
552
Overcrowded Dwellinghouses
553
Cellar Dwellings
554
CHAPTER III
556
Penalties
558
5 Protection of Local Authority and their Officers
562
PART V
563
Committees of Sewer Authorities
565
Rates in Drainage Districts
566
Special Drainage Districts
567
Union of Sewage Districts
569
Powers of Sewer Authorities
570
Distribution of Sewage
574
PART VI
579
4 Officers of Health
585
Public Exposure of Persons labouring under Infectious Diseases
591
An Act to amend and make perpetual The Public Health Act 1858
702
An Act to amend the Local Government Act 1858 11th May 1863
715
An Act to amend the Nuisances Removal and Diseases Prevention Act 1860
721
An Act for facilitating the Distribution of Sewage Matter over Land
735
Preliminary
736
An Act to amend certain provisions in the Sanitary and Sewage Utilization
745
Appointment of Officer of Health
778
342
785

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Page 725 - means the Act of the session of the eleventh and twelfth years of the reign of her present Majesty, chapter forty-three, intituled, " An Act to facilitate the performance of the duties of justices of the peace out of sessions within England and Wales with respect to summary convictions and orders," inclusive of any Acts amending the same.
Page 608 - ... place and keep in repair fences and posts for the safety of foot passengers...
Page 581 - means any drain of and used for the drainage of one building only, or premises within the same curtilage, and made merely for the purpose of communicating therefrom with a cesspool or other like receptacle for drainage, or with a sewer into which the drainage of two or more buildings or premises occupied by different persons is conveyed : "Sewer" includes sewers and drains of every description, except drains to which the word
Page 625 - ... on account of any defect or want of form in the summons, conviction, warrant of distress, or other proceeding relating thereto, nor shall such party be deemed a trespasser
Page 629 - And be it enacted, that full compensation shall be made out of the general or special district rates to be levied under this Act (z), to all persons sustaining any damage by reason of the exercise of any of the powers of this Act...
Page 580 - ... (that is to say) — Words importing the singular number shall include the plural number, and words importing the plural number shall include the singular number : Words importing the masculine gender shall include females : The word
Page 225 - By the general law applicable to running streams, every riparian proprietor has a right to what may be called the ordinary use of the water flowing past his land ; for instance, to the reasonable use of the water for his domestic purposes and for his cattle, and this without regard to the effect which such use may have, in case of a deficiency, upon proprietors lower down the stream.
Page 115 - Commission appointed to inquire into the best mode of distributing the Sewage of Towns, and applying it to beneficial and profitable uses.
Page 552 - Questions arising at any meeting shall be determined by a majority of votes of the members present ; and in case of an equality of votes the chairman shall have a second or casting vote.
Page 225 - Subject to this condition, he may dam up the stream for the purpose of a mill, or divert the water for the purpose of irrigation. But he has no right to interrupt the regular flow of the stream, if he thereby interferes with the lawful use of the water by other proprietors, and inflicts upon them a sensible injury.

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