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TO THE

8 ECOND VOLUME

OF THE

L AWS OF NEW-YOR K.

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I BATEMENT.
NO plea in abatement to be admitted in fuits for partition, Page is.
Action riot to abate by death of either party after interlocutory
judgment,

106, 104
Suits, where there are two or more plaintiffs or defendants, not to abate
by the death of one of them,

107, 108, 109
Truth of pleas in abatement to be proved,

115
ABJURATION,
Oath of;

ACADEMIES,
* Donations to them by the state,

ACCESSARIES,
Manner of proceeding where the fact is done in one county, and any
person is accefsary in another,

76, 77
Buyers and receivers of stolen goods deemed accessaries after the fact, 77
May be proceeded against, although principal be pardoned, 77, 78

ACCOUNT, actions of,
Manner of proceeding therein,
By one joint venant or tenant in common against another, ,
Auditors therein may examine parties and witnesses on oath,

ADMINISTRATION,
Proofs required on granting it,

ADMINISTRATORS,
To give bonds on obtaining letters with wills annexed,
Scire facias lies for or against them on interlocutory judgment, 106, 107
Their acts before notice of a will to stand good,

257
How they may become petitioners for infolvent debtors,

220
In what cases to account and pay to the state,

422, 423
AFFIDAVIT S.
Commissioners how to be appointed to take affidavits to be read in the
supreme court,

ALBANY, city of,
Aldermen not to try causes by virtue of ten pound act,
Alle flors when and how to be chofen,

167
Bank incorporated, .

466 to 470
Buckets to be used at fires, how to be provided,

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346

189
173

380

195

Buildings how regulated,

Page 396
Circuit courts where to be held,

220
Collectors when and how to be chosen,

167
Constables when and how to be chofen,

ibid.
Court-house, money raised to build one,

441, 492
Court (mayor's) judgments not to be taken by confession out of court, 112

To hold plea only of actions arising within its jurisdiction, 226
May adjourn for six weeks,

ibid
In what cases to illue a commission to examine witnesses, 261, 262
Witneses to attend, although subpænaed out of the jurisdiction
of the court,

262, 263
Docks, obstructions to them how prevented,

379
Fences, common council to make rules concerning them,
Firemen, how to be appointed and their duty,

188, 189, 380
Fires, act for better extinguishing them,

188, 189
Gaol lately erected, to be the gaol of the city and county,
Use of spirituous liquors therein restrained,

365
House, part of one granted to the corporation, i.
Library, members thereof incorporated,

390, 395
Poor, how to be supported,

142
Overseers thereof to deliver accounts to the common council, 143
Overseers thereof, when and how to be chofen,

167
Pounds, keepers thereof how appointed,

173
Slips, how regulated,

399
Sole leather to be inspected,

331, 322
Streets, how to be regulated and paved,

296, 297, 399
Supervisors, when and how to be chosen,

167
Tax for paying watchmen,

295
Watchmen how to be paid,

ibid.
Wharves, obstructions to them prevented,
How regulated,

399
ALBANY, county of,
Bounds thereof,

148, 149, 337
Circuit courts therein, where to be held,

220
Court-house, money raised to build one,

441, 442
Gool, lately erected, to be gaol of the city and county,
Uie of spirituous liquors therein restrained,
Losses of money loaned by loan office, how to be borne,

[272, 273, 366, 367, 481
Salary of loan officers increased,
Sheriff to remove prisoners to the new gaol,

880
Towns, and houses, and bounds thereof, 161, 163, 214, 215,289 299, 357

ALDERME N.
See Albany. Hudson. New-York. Justices of the peace.

ALIEN S.
Titles to lands in what cafes not to be defeated by the plea of alienism,280,281
Certain of them empowered to purchase and hold lands, 318, 319, 371, 455

AMENDMENT S.
Mistakes in records and process, how and when to be amended, 54 to 58

ANIM AL S.
Provision for destroying noxious wild animals, how to be made, 170

379

380

365

480

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APPEALS,
Procurers thereof by malice, if false, how to be punished, Page 39

APPRENTICES and SERVANTS,
Penalty on masters compelling them to give bonds not to excercise
their trades, and such bonds to be void,

26, 27
Infants may be bound to serve until the age of twenty-one, -

27
No Indian child to be bound without content of a justice,

ibid.
Poor children how be bound,

27, 28, 143
May be committed to the house of correction for not doing their duty, 28
Their age to be mentioned in their indentures,

ibid.
Money given with a clerk or apprentice to be inserted in indentures, ibid.
Their indentures, if not made according to this act, void as to them, ibid.
Their contracts not void for want of being indented only,

28, 299
How to be relieved in case of Misusage,

29, 30
How to be punished in case of misconduct,

ibid.
Absenting themselves shall serve double the time,

30, 31
In what cases offenders to be placed out as fervants,

ARBITRATION,
Differences, how determined thereby,

351, 352
ARMY.
Lands set apart for the army, how to be laid out and granted, 281 to 286,

[332 to 335
ARSON,
How to be punilied. See Felony,

74, 219
Body of offender convicted thereof may be delivered to a surgeon for
dissection,

219
ASSEMBLY,
Clerk, door-keeper, and serjeant at arms, their pay,

474
Members to take an oath,

45, 46
When and how they may be sued,
Number in each county,

338, 339, 345
Their pay,

474
ASSESSORS,
When and how to be chosen,

166, 167
To take an oath,

168
Their neglect to take the oath deemed a refusal to serve,

169
Penalty for refusing to serve,

ibia.
Their duty in making aflessments,

174, 175
Penalty for neglect of duty,

ibida
In what cafes not to tax sheep,

232
Their duty respecting the tax on dogs,

230, 231
AT TAINTS on unfrue verdicts,
Law concerning them abolished,

TIG
ATTORNEY GENERAL,
In what cases not to exhibit information without fecurity, 19, 20
In what cases to exhibit informations in nature of a quo warranto,
To profecute town-officers for certain penalties,
To advise surveyor-general in certain cases,
To bring suits for debts due to the state,

59

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331
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170
201

Page 332
422, 413
423 to 425

To profecute delinquent officers respecting taxes,
In what cases to prosecute administrators,
How to proceed in cases of escheat and forfeiture,
His falary established,

ATTORNIES,
To produce and file their warrants on confessing judgment,

ATTORNMENT,
Of tenants te strangers void,
Grants and conveyances good without it,

AUCTION. See Vendues,

• AUDITOR,
To do the duty assigned to the treasurer respecting quit-rents,
Acts for appointing an auditor continued,
To settle the accounts between this state and the United States,
To notify attorney general of debts due to the state,

A VOW R Y,
In replevin, how and when to be made,

398
212
331

8, 9

BAIL.

418

BAIL on bringing error, how and in what cases to be given,
Bail bond, may be alligned to the plaintiff,
Felony for any person to acknowledge bail in the name of another, 43
Bail in the supreme court, how and before whom to be taken, 112,
Required in actions of trespass on lands, .

114
BANK,
Of New-York, incorporated,

368, 364
Shares increased,

377
Oi Albany, incorporated,

466, 470
BAKER, THOMAS,
Certain lands allotted to him and Samuel Bixby,

199
BAPTISTS,
Certain of them relieved as to taking an oath,

BASTARDS,
How to be maintained, and the place where born relieved,
Reputed fathers to give security or be committed,

32, 33
In what cases and how reputed fathers may be discharged,

33
Mothers not to be examined until a month after delivery,

ibid.
Estates of father and mother may be seized for their support, 33,34
Where they shall be settled,

134
- BEEF and PORK,
Repacking thereof regulated,

124, 128, 313, 314
Repackers thereof how to be appointed,

125
Inspectors thereof to provide ftores,
Size and description of caiks in which it may be repacked, 125, 314, 418
How to be sorred, and casks to be marked,
Repackers thereof to take an oath,
When it Ihall be pickled,

ibid.

32

ibid.

125
126

ibid.

286

42, 94

48

ibiu.

50

51

Not to be repacked in the street,

Page 126
Allowance to the repackers thereof,

ibid.
Penalty on the repackers thereof for neglect,

ibid.
Penalty for mixing or shifting it,

ibid.
Penalty on repackers thereof for offences,

127
Penalty for exporting it without repacking,

127
Inspectors not o inspect out of their counties,
No person, not an inspector, to brand any cask,

ibid.
Name of shipper thereof to be branded on the cask,

ibid.
Penalties how to be recovered and applied,

128
BILL, ELIJAH,
Land to be granted to him,

BILLS of CREDIT,
Counterfeiting them felony, and punishable with death,
To be issued as a substitute for those heretofore emitted,
'To be exchanged for those before emitted,

49
To passand be received as the former bills,
Those received in exchange to be destroyed,

49, 50
Those paid to the treasurer by the loan-officers to be destroyed,
Allowance for signing and numbering them,
Certain bills of credit and certificates to be cancelled,

263, 264
: BILLS of EXCHANGE,
Forging, counterfeiting or altering thereof, or any indorsement, affign-

inent, or acceptance thereof, declared to be felony,
Stealing them declared to be felony,

BIRD S.
Provision for destroying crows, blacks-birds, and other noxious wild
birds, how to be made,

171
BISCUIT,
How to be marked,

132
Cask containing it how to be marked,
Penalty for selling or shipping it for exportation, if not so marked, ibid.

BLEECKER, JOHN L.
Land to be granted to him,

BLOOD.
Not corrupted by attainder of treason or felony,

BOARD S. See Lumber.

BONDS,
Forging, counterfeiting or altering them, or any writing obligatory, de-

clared to be felony,
Stealing them declared to be felony,
Sum due thereon, and not the penalty, to be considered as the debt,
Payment may be pleaded in actions thereon,

101
Money due thereon may be brought into court,

105
Sums due on those with any condition, other than for the payment of
money, how to be ascertained,

105, 106
Judgment not to be confefled by a warrant contained therein,

BRIDE W E L L.
Disorderly perfons may be committed to bridewell,

52, 53
Where there is no house of correction, the gaol to be considered as suchi, 53

ibid.

77

103

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