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Power to constables to take Recognizances.
shall be taken, as soon as conveniently may be, before some Justice,
Also the Section numbered 16 in the said Act:
who is guilty of any Neglect or Violation of his Duty as a Con-
Also the Section numbered 17 in the said Act :
or the special Act, or any Act incorporated therewith, not amount-
Also the Section numbered 18 in the said Act :
Reward, and shall be conditioned for the Appearance of the Per-
Also the Section numbered 19 in the said Act :
Book to be kept for that Purpose the Name, Residence, and Occu-
ore a Justice, cach Recognizadlin the Re
Recognizances to be registered and returned to the Justice.
stables while on
to the Justice at the Time and Place when and where the Party!
ante (Section 67.) is bound to appear, and every such Recognizance shall have the like Force and Effect as if the same had been taken before a Justice.
Also the Section numbered 20 in the said Act: XX. Every Person who assaults or resists, or who aids or incites Penalties or any Person to assault or resist, any Constable in the Execution on Persons of his Duty under the Provisions of this or the special Act, shall Stables. for every such Offence be liable to a Penalty not exceeding Five Pounds, or, in the Discretion of the Justice before whom he is convicted, may be imprisoned for any Term not exceeding One Month, with or without hard Labour.
Also the Section numbered 34 in the said Act : XXXIV. Every Victualler or Keeper of any Public House, or Penalty on
Person licensed to sell Wine, Spirits, Beer, Cider, or other fer- bouring Conmented or distilled Liquors by retail, to be drunk or consumed on Duty. the Premises, within the Limits of the special Act, who knowingly harbours or entertains or suffers to remain in his Public House or Place wherein he carries on his Business any Constable during any Part of the Time appointed for his being on Duty, unless for the Purpose of quelling any Disturbance or restoring Order, shall, for every such Offence, be liable to a Penalty not exceeding Twenty Shillings.
Also the Section numbered 35 in the said Act : XXXV. Every Person keeping any House, Shop, Room, or other Penalty on Col
Place of public Resort within the Limits of the special Act for the barbouring Sale or Consumption of Refreshments of any kind who knowingly sonst suffers common Prostitutes or reputed Thieves to assemble at and continue in his Premises shall, for every such Offence, be liable to a Penalty not exceeding Five Pounds.
Also the Section numbered 36 in the said Act. XXXVI. Every Person who within the Limits of the special Act Penalty or Im
keeps or uses or acts in the Management of any House, Room, Persons kepping Pit, or other Place for the Purpose of fighting, baiting, or worry- baiting, Cocka ing any Animals shall be liable to a Penalty of not more than Five"
fighting, &c. Pounds, or, in the Discretion of the Justices before whom he is convicted, to Imprisonment, with or without hard Labour, for a Time not exceeding One Month ; and the Commissioners may, by Order in Writing, authorize the Superintendent Constable, with Entry by Con. such Constables as he thinks necessary, to enter airy Premises stables. kept or used for any of the Purposes aforesaid, and take into Custody all Persons found therein without lawful Excuse, and
fee Shop Keepers
Places for Bear.
(Section 68.) Penalty for party every Person so found shall be liable to a Penalty not exceeding being there with
Five Shillings, and a Conviction for this Offence shall not exempt out excuse.
the Owner, Keeper, or Manager of any such House, Room, Pit, or Place from any penal Consequence to which he is liable for the
Nuisance thereby occasioned. Water Supply. And with respect to the Supply of Water, be it enacted, Sections 75 to 80 LXVIII. That the following Sections of the Public Health c. 63. incorporat- Act, 1848, shall be incorporated with this Act :
of 11 & 12 Vict.
ed with this Act AV
The Section numbered 75 of the said Act :
Commissioners to provide suficient Supplies of Water, and may erect, purchase, lease, or hire Waterworks, &c.
In case of Waterworks constructed by Commissioners, the Water may be kept constantly under Pressure.
LXXV. And be it enacted, That the Local Board of Health may
provide their District with such a Supply of Water as may be proper and sufficient for the Purposes of this Act, and for private Use to the Extent required by this Act; and for those Purposes, or any of them, the said Local Board may from Time to Time, with the Approval of the General Board of Health, contract with any Person whomsoever, or purchase, take upon Lease, hire, construct, lay down, maintain such Waterworks, and do and execute all such Works, Matters, and Things as shall be necessary and proper; and any Waterworks Company may contract with the Local Board of Health to supply Water for the Purposes of this Act in any Manner whatsoever, or may sell and dispose of or lease their Waterworks to any Local Board of Health willing to take the same ; and the said Local Board may provide and keep in any Waterworks constructed or laid down by them under the Powers of this Act a Supply of pure and wholesome Water, and the Water so supplied may be constantly laid on at such Pressure as will carry the same to the top Story of the highest Dwelling House within the District supplied : Provided always, that before constructing or laying down any Waterworks under the Powers of this Act within any Limits within, for, or in respect of which any Waterworks Company shall have been established for supplying Water, the said Local Board shall give Notice in Writing to every Waterworks Company within whose Limits the said Local Board may be desirous of laying on or supplying Water, stating the Purposes for and (as far as may be practicable) the Extent to which Water is required by the said Local Board ; and it shall not be lawful for the said Local Board to construct or lay down any Waterworks within such Limits, if and so long as any such Company shall be able and willing to lay on Water proper and sufficient for all reasonable Purposes, for which it is required by the said Local Board, and upon such Terms as shall be certified to be reasonable by the General Board of Health, after Inquiry and Report by a Superintending Inspector in this Behalf, or (in case such
Commissioners not to construct Waterworks, &c. if any Waterworks Company within their District be able and willing to supply Water upon Terms.
sell or lease.
Houses be sup
&c. in certain
and to do an Notice be not com Works, and obta
(Section 68.) Company shall be dissatisfied with such Certificate) upon such Terms as shall be settled by Arbitration in the Manner provided by this Act; and in case any Difference shall arise as to whether Arbitration on the Water which any such Company is able and willing to supply or lay on is proper and sufficient for the Purposes for which it is required by the said Local Board, or whether the Purposes for which it is required are reasonable, the same shall be settled by
Arbitration in the Manner provided by this Act. And this Section shall extend to authorize the Cheltenham Cheltenham
Waterworks Waterworks Company to dispose of or lease their works to the Company may Commissioners, notwithstanding the Prohibition against Alienation in the Act relating to such Company contained :
Also the Section numbered 76 of the same Act: LXXVI. And be it enacted, That if upon the Report of the Surveyor Commissioners
it appear to the Local Board of Health that any House is without may require that
Also the Section numbered 77 of the same Act:
if they shall think fit, supply Water from any Waterworks pur- Baths, trading or
Also the Section numbered 78 of the same Act:
cause all existing public Cisterns, Pumps, Wells, Reservoirs, Con- public Cisterns duits, Aqueducts, and Works used for the gratuitons Supply of Use Water to the Inhabitants to be continued, maintained, and plenti
water and make
Water for public
juring Waterworks, diverting Streams, or wasting Water.
fully supplied with Water, or they may substitute, continue, maintain, and plentifully supply with Water other such Works equally convenient; and the said Local Board may, if they shall think fit, construct any Number of new Cisterns, Pumps, Wells, Conduits, and Works for the gratuitous Supply of any public Baths or Wash-houses established otherwise than for private Profit
or supported out of any Poor or Borough Rates. Inhabitants, &c. And the Works for the gratuitous Supply of Water mentioned
in the said Section may be for the Inhabitants or others, as well
as for public Baths and Washhouses : Watering streets And the said Section shall extend to the maintaining any exist
ing and to the providing any new Cisterns, Pumps, Wells, Conduits and Works for the Supply of Water for watering the Streets and for cleansing Sewers and Drains by the Commissioners :
Also the Section numbered 79 of the same Act: Penalty for in- LXXIX. And be it enacted, That whosoever shall wilfully or care
lessly. break, injure, or open any Lock, Cock, Waste Pipe, or
Also the Section numbered 80 of the same Act.
Reservoir, Conduit, Acqueduct, or other Waterworks belonging to
Rights to Use of streams reserved.
Penalties on Persons for bathing in or causing Water in Reservoirs to be fouled.