Legislative Document, Volume 40

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Page 72 - AN ACT to amend chapter four hundred and ten of the laws of eighteen hundred and eighty-two, entitled, "An act to consolidate into one act and to declare the special and local laws affecting public interests in the city of New York," relating to the selection of grand jurors.
Page 385 - Appointments and promotions in the civil service of the State, and of all the civil divisions thereof, including cities and villages, shall be made according to merit and fitness to be ascertained, so far as practicable, by examinations, which, so far as practicable, shall be competitive...
Page 405 - AN ACT to amend chapter three hundred and fifty-six of the laws of nineteen hundred and seven, entitled "An act to provide for the construction of intercepting sewers in and for the city of Syracuse...
Page 385 - ... provided, however, that honorably discharged soldiers and sailors from the army and navy of the United States in the late civil war, who are citizens and residents of this State, shall be entitled to preference in appointment and promotion, without regard to their standing on any list from which such appointment or promotion may be made. Laws shall be made to provide for the enforcement of this section.
Page 228 - An act to provide for the selection, location, appropriation and management of certain lands along the Palisades of the Hudson river for an interstate park and thereby to preserve the scenery of the Palisades...
Page 45 - An act to amend chapter four hundred and twelve of the Laws of nineteen hundred and seven, entitled 'An act providing for the court of general sessions of the city and county of New York, its judges and officers...
Page 327 - ACT to amend chapter four of the laws of eighteen hundred and ninety-one, entitled "An act to provide for rapid transit railways in cities of over one million inhabitants," in relation to exempted parts of the borough of Brooklyn, city of New York.
Page 187 - AN ACT to amend chapter one hundred and seventeen of the laws of eighteen hundred and eighty-three, entitled "An act to amend, consolidate and revise the charter of the village of Peekskill, and the several acts amendatory thereof.
Page 24 - An act to create a water district to be known as the Sherrill-Kenwood water district, comprised of the present city of Sherrill, and a part of the city of Oneida, providing for the administration thereof, the election of water commissioners, their terms of office and powers and duties, and repealing section two hundred and twenty -seven of the charter of the city of Sherrill, relating to the construction of a system of water works...
Page 378 - And the rockets' red glare, the bombs bursting in air, Gave proof through the night that our flag was still there. Oh, say, does that star-spangled banner yet wave O'er the land of the free, and the home of the brave?

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