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TREASURY DEPARTMENT
UNITED STATES PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE

HUGH S. CUMMING, SURGEON GENERAL

MUNICIPAL ORDINANCES, RULES, AND
REGULATIONS PERTAINING
TO PUBLIC HEALTH

1917-1919

COMPILED BY

JASON WATERMAN, LL. B.

AND

WILLIAM FOWLER, LL. B.

United States Public Health Service

SUPPLEMENT NO. 40

TO THE

PUBLIC HEALTH REPORTS

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WASHINGTON
GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE

Harvard College Library
Dec. 14, 1921

Fom
United States Government

UNITED STATES PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE.

Hugh S. CUMMING, Surgeon General.

DIVISION OF SANITARY REPORTS AND STATISTICS.

Asst. SURG. GEN. B. S. WARREN, Chief of Division,

State and municipal health departments and reference libraries can obtain

copies of this publication by addressing the Surgeon General, United States Public Health Service, Washington, D, C.

The PUBLIC HEALTH REPORTS are issued weekly by the United States Public Health Service through its Division of Sanitary Reports and Statistics, pursuant to acts of Congress approved February 15, 1893, and August 14, 1912.

They contain: (1) Current information of the prevalence and geographic distribution of preventable diseases in the United States in so far as data are obtainable, and of cholera, plague, smallpox, typhus fever, yellow fever, and other communicable diseases throughout the world. (2) Articles relating to the cause, prevention, or control of disease. (3) Other pertinent information regarding sanitation and the conservation of the public health.

The PUBLIC HEALTH REPORTs are intended primarily for distribution to health officers, members of boards or departments of health, and those directly or indirectly engaged in or connected with public health or sanitary work. Articles of general or special interest are issued as reprints from the PUBLIC HEALTH REPORTS or as supplements, and in these forms are available for general distribution to those desiring them.

Requests for and communications regarding the Public Health REPORTS,ore prints, or supplements should be addressed to the Surgeon General, United States Public Health Service, Washington, D. C.

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CONTENTS.

Animals :

Birmingham, Ala.: Swine-Keeping---

Kansas City, Kans. : Hogs—Keeping-

Little Rock, Ark.: Domestic animals-Communicable diseases-Noti-

fication of cases-Prevention of spread.-----

Los Angeles, Calif.: Swine-Keeping-Feeding garbage and offal to..

New York, N. Y.-

Horses--Required to be tested for glanders_-

Horses-Examination and testing for glanders.

Dogs or other animals-Prevention of nuisances by, in public

places

Birds or small animals-Keeping for sale-Use of certain rooms

prohibited

Barber and manicure shops, beauty parlors, and bathing establishments :

Jacksonville, Fla.: Barber and manicure shops, beauty parlors, and

public baths—Sanitary regulation-Certificates of health from

employees

Little Rock, Ark.: Barber and manicure shops-Sanitary regulation-

Certificates of health from employees----

Los Angeles, Calif.: Barber shops-Sanitary regulation-Licensing

and physical examination of barbers--

New York, N. Y.-

Bathing establishments--Permits required.

Bathing establishments-Regulation ---

Port Chester, N. Y.: Barber shops-Sanitary regulation. Barbers,

manicures, and chiropodists-Regulation.--

Portland, Me.: Barbers and barber shops-Regulation -

Births, marriages, deaths, interments, and disinterments :

Birmingham, Ala.: Birth and death certificates—Data for, to be

obtained by hospitals, almhouses, and other institutions -

Fall River, Mass.: Burial and embalming-----

New Orleans, La.: Births-Reporting and registration-

New York, N. Y.-

Marriages-Registration of those not previously recorded ----

Burial vaults for temporary reception of bodies—Construction

and maintenance.

Deaths-Registration---

Births and stillbirths-Registration.---

Births, stillbirths, marriages, and deaths-Filing copy of

registry

Port Chester, N. Y.; Dead bodies-Transportation by common

carriers

Somerville, Mass.: Interments and disinterments_-

Wheeling, W. Va.: Births and deaths—Reporting. Burial..

Buildings and premises :

Detroit

, Mich.: Dwellings-Building, occupancy, and maintenance...

Kokomo, Ind.: Weeds—Cutting and removal ----

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