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18 & 14 Vic c a2, .
9 & 10 Vice 111,.

6 Vic c 8, .

12 & 13 Vice 16,.

n& 12 Vice 26,.

6 & 7 Vic c. 36, .
17 & 18 Vic c 104,

11 & 12 Vice 80,.

12 & 13 Vic c 91, .
3 & 4 Vic c 108, .
6 & 7 Vic c 93, .

17 & 18 Vic e 103,

18 & 14 Vic e 69, .

16 & 17 Vic e 68, .

27 & 28 Vic c 22, .
31 & 32 Vic e 49, .

31 & 82 Vic c 112,

29 & 80 Vic c 90, .

28 & 29 Vie c 75, .
18 & 19 Vie c 121,
18 & 19 Vie c 116.
28 & 24 Vie c 77, .

26 & 27 Vice 117,
11 & 12 Vice 68,.
21 & 22 Vie c 98, .
24 & 25 Vic c 61, .

14 & 15 Vice 28,.
16 & 17 Vice 41,.
28 Vie e 26,
26 & 27 Vir. c 40, .

30 & 31 Vic c 146,
26 Vie ell,

26 & 27 Vic. c 90, .
24 & 25 Vic e 98, .
21 & 22 Vic c 64, .



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Medical Officers* Superannuation Act,

Workhou.se Contracts Amendment,

General Valuation Act,

Valuation Amendment Act,

General Valuation Amendment Act,

Valuation Revision Act,

Valuation Further Amendment Act^

Grand Jury Act (Extracts),

Collection of Grand Jmy Ce»— Distress,

Limitation of CmtBoi Dto ticw e u lor Rate
(Extract),

Justices* Powers in Rate Ceases, .

Justices* Protection (Extract), .

Divisional Justices* Powers in Dublin
Police District (Extract),

Rates Exemption Act, .

Merchant Shipping Act (Extract), '

Deduction of Poor-rate from Rent for
Tithe-rentcharge,

Dublin Rates Collection Act,

Municipal Corporations Act (Extracts).

Municipal Corporations Amendment Act
(Extracts), .

Towns Improvement Act (Extracts),

Parliamentary Voters Act (Extracts),

Registration of Voters (County of Dublin)
Act, ....

Registration of Ounty Voters Amend-
ment Act,

Representation of the People Act (Ex-
tracts),

Registration Amendment Act (Extracts),

SaniUry Act, 1866,

Sewage Utilization Act,

Nuisances Removal Act,

Diseases Prevention Act,

Nuisances Removal and Diseases Preven<
tion Amemlment Act, 1860, .

Nuisance Removal Amendment Act,

Public Health Act, 1848 (Extracts),

Ijocal Government Act, 1868(Extract»),

Local Gfovemment Act Amendment A«t,
1861,

Common Lodging Houses Act, 1851,

Common Lodging Houses Act 1853,

Common Lodging Houses Act, I860,

Bakehouse R^^lation Act,

Worktop R^ulation Act,

Registration of Births and Deaths Act,

Registration of Marriages Act, .

Indictable Offences by Forgery (Extract),

Vaccination Act, * .



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Statutes — coutinuetL
26 & 27 Vic c. 62, .

31 & 82 Vice. 87,.
19 & 20 Vic c 98, .
28 & 24 Vic c 76, .

32 & 88 Vic c 42, .
10 Vic c 16,

10 & 11 Vice 68,.

8 & 9 Vic. c 117 .

9 & 10 Vic c 66, .
24 & 28 Vice 65,.

24 & 26 Vic c 76, .
26 & 27 Vic c 89, .

28 & 29 Vic c 79. .

8 & 9 Vic c. 83, .

25 & 26 Vice 118,
19 Vic c 15,

17 & 18 Vic c 104,

18 & 19 Vice 91, .

14 & 15 Vic e 85, .
17 & 18 Vic e 104,

16 & 17 Vice 34, .

17 Vice 24,



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Compulsory Vaocination Act, .

Vacdnatiou Amendment Act,

Burial Gronndfl Aci,

Burial Grounds Amendment Act^

Irish Church Act (Extracts), .

Commissioners Claunn A^ (EjctaMMte),

Cemeteries Classes Act, 1847 (ExtMcts),

Poor Bemoval Act,

Poor Removal Amendment Act, 1846,

Poor RemoTal Amendment Act, 1861,

Poor Removal Amendment Act, 1861,

Poor Removal Further Amendment Act,
1868,.

Union Chargeability Act (Extmcto),

Poor Law Amendment -Vet (^Scotland),
1846,

Poor Removal Anendment Act (Scot-
land), 1862, .

Greenwich and Chek^Mi Pensioners (Ex-
tracts as to relief to), .

Merchant Shipping Act (Extracts as to
relief to Seamen's families), .

Merchant Shipping Amemlment Act
(Extracts as to relief to Lascars),

Marine and Naval Service Apprentices,

Merchant Shipping Act (Extracts as to
apprenticing boys to the sea servio

Income Tax Act (Extracts so far as
relates to Poor Law Valnatiens and
dotiee of Poor Law Officers), .

Income Tax Act (Extract relating to
eopiea of Rate Books),

Custody of Documents under Standing
Orders of Parliament,

Documentary Evidence (Extracts),
,, ,, (Extracts),

Industrial Schools Act (Extracts),

Cattle Disease Act, . m .

Cattle Disease Amendment Act,

The Juries Act (Extracts),

The Local Government (Ireland)
(Extracts),

The Sanitory Act, 1868,

The Sanitarj- Loans Act, 1869, .



1 Vic c 88,

8&9Vie e 113, .
14 & 16 Vic e 99, .
31 Vic c 25,
29 Vic c 4,
38 & 84 Vie e 86, .
34 & 86 Vic c 71, .
34 & 36 Vic c 109,

31 & 82 Vice 115,

32 & 88 Vic c 100,

Sl'MMOSM :

Service of, ••.... .

SlPERAlfHUATlOX :

Guardians may, with consent of Commissioners, grant superan-
nuation allowances to union officers whose whole thne haa
been devoted to the service of the union, and who ha^^ W*-
come incapable, ......

Not to be granted on the ground of age imdor sixty years, and
without twentv years' service, . . r^^^r,!^ .

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Si'PBRAXXUATlox — Continued.

A month's previous notice to be given to every GuardiAO« . 2;SD
Guardians may grant superannuation allowances to Medical
Officers, notwithstanding that their whole time has not been
devoted to the service of the union, .... 24r»

Si'PKitiNTBNDBirr Rkoutbab :

The Clerk of the Union to be Superintendent Registrar, . 51:;

In the event of refusal to accept, or disqualification, the
Guardians to appoint, ..... 5\^
If Clerk of Union does not accept the office, or is disqualified,

and the Guardians neglect to appoint. Lord Lieutenant may

appoint, ......*. 514

To appoint a deputy, ...... 514

Transfer of books, &c., on death or removal of Superintendent

Registrar, ....... 514

To reside in his district, . . . .515

Tu make quarterly returns of certified copies of registers of

bb'ths and deaths to Registrai^General, . . . 52G

To cause indexes of Register Books to be made and kept, to

allow searches, and to give certified copies of entries on pay-



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Fees payable to for certified copies of registers of births and
deaths sent to Regbtrar-General, .... 52S

Superintendent Registrar of births and deaths to be Saperin-

tendent Registrar of marriages, .... 537

May appohit a deputy, . . . . . .537

Fees payable to for certified copies of registers of marriages, . 542

SiRoitjAL Ikstbvments:

Circular as to instruments, &C., proper to be supplied for dis-
pensary use, ....... 941

List of surgical instruments and requisites, . . . 942

TiTHK:

Person immediately liable to pay may deduct entire poundage, 55
I^e^see of tithe-rentcharge, if liable to pay rent for same, may
deduct proportion of rate, . . . . .310

Tolls*:

Account of to be kept by Company where rateable, . 48

Guardians and their agent at liberty to inspect account**, . 49

Ti»\VXLAND8 :

All provisions in 1 & 2 Vic c. 56, relating to townlands, to
apply to every place in Ireland, whether known as a town-
land or not, . . . . ^ . . . .95

Commissioners may declare places not known as townlands to

be townlands, ...... 90

Commissioners may declare the boundaries of townlands where

not determined, ...... 06

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Town* Imprmvkmknt Act (17 & 18 Vic. c. 103) :

Extracts from, ....... 3G.H

Tkkasurer of the Union :

Duties of, . • . . . 72S

Unions :

Formation of , .......

Dissolution or alteration of, . . . . . 0, 13.*»

Commu«ioners may di^'ide into electoral divisions for the election

of Guardians, . . . . .11

But no townland to be divided, . . . .11

May be united for the purpose of appointing and payinj]^ officeris 2 1
Commisdoners may make order for adjustment of liabilities and

indemnification for loss of property on change of boundaries, 177
On formation of new union. Commissioners may make order for
appropriating for a limited period part of the existing work-
house accommodation for the use of such new union, . 178
CommiHsioners may regulate amount and periods of payment for
such accommodation, . . . . . 1 70

And if necessary may make order for enforcing the payment. 1 SO

Vaccination :

Medical Officer of dispen»Ar>' districts to vaccinate all persons
who may come to him for the purpose, subject to the regula-
tions of the Commissioners, . . . 208, 549, 551 , 1 7
Conunittee to divide dispensary districts into vaccination dis-
tricts, and may require Medical Officer to attend in each to
vaccinate, ...... 548,017

Board of Guardians to piiy Medical Officer for successful vac-
cinations, ...... 649,887,017

Medical Officer to make report of number of cases vaccinated, 540, 01 7
To make half-yearly report of the number of children not
vaccinated, ..... 885,0S(>

Guardians may pay costs of proceedings against persons for

inoculating, ...... 540, 01 b

Children, if not previously vaccinated, to be taken to Dispensary
Medical Officer for vaccination within six months after birth, 551
To be taken for inspection on the eighth day following the
vaccination, ...... 552

Medical Officer to give certificate of successful vaccination or of

unfitness for vaccination, ..... 552

Of insusceptibility of vaccine disease, . . 554

Begistrar of births and deaths to register vaceinations of which

certificates hare been sent to him, .... 554

To give notice, at or immediately after the registration of
bhrth, of the requirement of vaccination, . . 555

Guardians may direct proceeding's for enforcing the provisions

of the Act, ....... 557

Vaccination not to be considered as relief so as to disqualify, . 55t>
General Order prescribing rules for the performance of, 875

Supply of vaccine lymph — subscription to Cow- pock Institution, 1
Mode of preserving vaccine lymph — Dr. Husband^s tubes, . S^'5
Vaccination Register, ...... 028

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VAftiNATios Acth:

An Act to make further Provision for the Practice of Vaednation "

in Ireland (21 & 22 Vic c. 64), . . . . 548

An Act to fnrther extend and make compulsoiy the Practice of

Vacchiation in Ireland(26 & 27 Vic. L 62), . . 55<)

Vaccination Amendment Act, 1868 (31 & 32 Vic c 87), . 5:>S

VAr-fLVsc-v:

Act for the punishment of va^ant« and pcnont o f c ndiu g againgt

the Poor Laws (10 & II Vfc. c 84), .147

Vagrants received into conmion lodging hous(j to be reported,

when required, to Local Authority, .... A^Ty

VAMATIOIfS AKD SURVHYB :

Existing may be used, if avaifaible and miffieient, 47
If none exist, GuaidiaB9,as cUreoted by tbe OMuntasioBBn, may

cauM same to be made, ..... 47
Cost of may be defrayed by a sepacate rate, or by a cfaarne on

the rates, ....... 49

Commissioners may appoint, or direct the Guardians to appoiat,

a person to make or reyise, ..... 1().^
May be inspected by persons affected by rate, who may take

copies or extracts, . . . . . . llL*

Valuation need not be signed and sealed by the CommissioBers

unless they see fit, ...... 184)

Valuation of land not to be increased on acconnt of improve-
ments made within seven years, * . . 18C. !?f^»

General Valuation Acts, ..... i>.>r>

Tenement valuation (under 9 & 10 Vic c 110) to be oseil,

where completed, for all loeal aMeasmento, . 2'ti\

Commissioner of Valuation, ..... 25! ^

Every tenement to be separately valued, . 2(;i

f^rfind to be valued on a scale of prices of agricultural produce. . 201

Houses and buildings on an estimate of the lettiiig value, . 261
Mills and water-power to be valiied, . :M, 292

Lists of valuation to be sent to Clerks of Unions and othera, . 264
Clerk of Union to oaoee puUlo notioe to be given that liste are

open for inspection, ...... 264

Lists to be open for inspection for twenty-oue days, 265
May be appealed against, .... 265, 271

List of oasea in which alterations have been made or relnted to

be made, to be forwarded to Clerk of Union, . 266

Clerk to make such lista public by notice, . . . 266
Valuation in last^meMtioBed l:sts may be appealed against to

Quarter Sessions, ..... U(i7. 271

Final liAta to be sent to CleA»of Unions and otheia, . 260
New valuation may be diraoted to be made after the expiration

of fbnrteen years, ...... 273

Lists to distinguish tenements of a public nature or used for

charitable or acieiitific purposes, .... 2S(>

Annual reviaion of valuation, ..... 287

Error in ▼aloation not to affect rate, . . • .289

Expenses of to be advanced by the Treasury, . . • 290

One-half to be repaid by Grand Jury presentment, . 293



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Valuatiows and SuRvrra — cotUinued.

Valuation lists to be in form approved by the Treasuiy, . 292

No alteration to be made in lists except by Comnusaioner of

Yaluation, or on his authority, or by order of Court on appeal, 292
But Guardians may make such departure, not affecting value,
as may be necessary to enable them to make a valid rating, <• 292
Provision for obtaining decision of Superior Court on questions

of law, 298,294

Boards of Guardians, with consent of Poor Law Commissioners,

to have same power of appeal as owners and occupiers, . 297
Votes:

Scale of in election of Guardians, . . . .58

Of joint rate-payers, ...... 60

To be given or taken in writing, and collected and returned as

the Conunissioners direct, . . . . . . 61

Majority of collected and returned to be binding, . . 61

Occupiers and immediate lessors not to be entitled to vote imless
they shall have paid all poor-rates made upon them, except
such as shall have become due within six months preceding

voting, 62,229

Corporations and joint stock companies to vote by their officer,
his name being registered in same manner as landlord's claims
to vote, ....... 68

Rate-payers may vote in any electoral division or ward in which

they have paid or are liable to rate, ... 96^ 282

Rate-payers not entitled to vote in respect of property not in
their actual occupation, or to give additional votes in respect
of beneficial interest until they shall have lodged a statement
of particulars of claim, . . . .61, 121, 227

Claim not to continue in force more than five years, . . 228

Immediate lessors, rated under the Statute, entitled to vote on

lodging statement of claim, ..... 229

Commissioners' regulations as to, . . 648-652

ViSlTIllO CoaOOTTEE OF WORKHOUSE, .... 773

Warden:

May be appointed by Board of Guardians, .37

To provide for conveyance of destitute poor persons to work-
house, and to report to the Board of Guardians on state of his
district, . . . . . . .37

May afford medical relief by ticket, in form prescribed by the

Commissioners, addressed to the Medical Officer of the ^strict, 205
Not to be concerned in contracts for supplies, . . .68

Duties of, ....... 732

Wards:

Where towns have bean constituted electoral divisions they may
be divided into wards, . . . . .96

Rate-payers may vote in such wards according to scale of votes
for electoral divisions, ..... 232

Warrant :

For the collection of the rate to be issued by the Guardians to
the Collectors, ...... 52

Form of, 1001

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Wateb-clobvtb t

To be provided in certain cases, .... 1068

But providing earth-closet will be sufficient, - 1070

Watek-ooubsss :

Sewer Authority mav take proceedings to protect from poUntioD, 423

Sewer not to be made, under the Act, to drain into, 423

District Surveyor to cleanse, ..... 436

Nuisance Authority may construct sewers for improving, 437

Water Supply :

Powers of Sewer Authority in relation to, . . • 3M

Sewer Authority may provide supply of water for its district, . 471
Sewer Authority may require occupier to obtain supply of water, 472
Sewer Authority may supply water for public baths or wash-
houses, and for manufacturing purposes, .473
Sewer Authority may construct and maintain public cisterns for

gratuitous supply ^of water to the inhabitants of the district, . 478
Local Authority may require keeper of common lodging house
to obtain a supply of water, ..... 4$4

Widow:

Liable to maintain her children under fifteen years, 3*.>

W1TNB88BS:

May be summoned and examined on oath by Commissioners or
• Inspectors, ...... 1, 160, 211

Expenses of, . . . .6

Rate-pavers and Guardians not incompetent in proceedings under

the Act, 78,128

Lessees not disabled from giving evidence in cases of proceedings
against their immediate lessor for rates, 104

WOBKHOUSBS :

Existing worldiouses, houses of industry, and foundling hos-
pitals, vested in Commissioners on declaration of union, 23

To be provided, ...... 25

Land may be purchased to be occupied with, . 26^ 139, 141, 165

After the workhouse is declared fit for reception of poor, no sum
exceeding £400 to be expended without Guardian's consent
in writing, ....... 27

If accommodation in, insufficient resident poor to be relieved in
preference to non-resident, . . .30

On formation of new union Commissioners may make order for
appropriating, for a limited period, part of the existing work-
house accommodation for the use of such new union, . 17H

Commissioners may regulate amount and periods of payment for

such accommodation, . . . .179

And, if necessary, may make order for enforcing payment, 180

General Order for regulating the management of worUiouses
and the duties of workhouse officers, .756



Admission of paupers.
Classification of paupers.
Rules for framing dietaries,
Discipline of paupers, .
Punishment for misbehaviour of.



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WoBKHOVSBS — continued.

ViflitiDg Committee, ....
Repairingf upholding, and intnring the workhooae,
Duties of the officers of the workhouse,

„ Master, .

„ Matron, .

„ Schoolmaster and Schoolmistress,

„ Porter, .

„ Medical Officer, .

,. Chaplain .

WoKXSBOP Reolxatiow Act, 1867 (30 & 81 Vic c. 146),
Definition of »• Workshop,"
Regulations as to time of labour,
Regulations for attendance of children employed in workshop at

school, ....

Expenses of enforcing the provisions of the Act — how to be

defrayed, ....



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776

775
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779
781
781
782
783

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495
496

500

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