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The legislative power vested in an afiembly and fenate,
No member to be disfranchised but by law,
The executive power vested in a governor,
Tlie law thereof,
Sovereignty thereof declared in respect to property,
Part of the western lands ceded to the United States,
Riglus of the citizens of this state,
Liberty of the citizens of the state secured,

NONSUIT,
For not declaring in the supreme court,
Not to be after verdict,

NUISANCE,
Form of writ thereof,
Allile thereof, where to be tried,

NUTTEN ISLAND,
The governor to have the use of it.

289 to 291

369

340
406

397
ibid.

69

OATHS,

ATHS,
MODE of adminiftring them to persons having conscientious' scruples
concerning the fame,

21
Oath to be administered to persons of equivocal characters,

22
Of commissioners of forfeitures,

34, 139
Of malier and wardens of the port of New York,

89
Of injectors of pot and puarl afhes,

101, 102
Ot inspectors of sole-leather,

103
Of inspectors of flour,

162
Of commillioners of highways,

164
Of vendue-malters on delivering accounts,

186
Of members of court martial,

230
Of judge-advocate,

230, 231
Of loan-officers,

243
Of borrowers from loan-officers,

244
Of advocates,

357
Of attornies at law,

ibid.
Of canvasers of votes for governor and senators,

325
Of canvallers of votes for members of assembly,
Of clerks of elections,

318
Of clerks of elections of charter officers in the city of New-York, 375
Of counsellors at law,

357
Of electors of charter officers in the city of New York, 376, 377
Of electors of governor and lieutenant-governor,

320
Of electors of inembers of allembly,

321
Of electors of senators,

320
of electors suspected of disaffection,

321, 322
Of inspectors of elections,
of proctors,

357
Or solicitors,

ibid.
Of surrogates,

365
Of surveyor of the city of New-York,

442

327, 328

318

11

OFFENCES under GRAND LARCENY,
How to be tried, and offenders, how to be punished, Puge 422 10 425
Charges of profecuting offenders, how to be paid,

425
Fines may be imposed on such offenders, instead of corporal punishment, ibid.

OFFICES
Tenure and duration thereof,
What perfons disqualified to hold any office of trust or profit, 329, 330

OFFICERS,
To be commillioned by the governor,
Charter officers how to be appointed,

13
Penalty on officers for not attending courts,

267
ORANGE COUNTY,
Dutch church of Tappan incorporated,

60
Highways, how laid out, regulated and repaired. See Highways. 105
Bridges and causeways in Goshen and Cornwall, how made and repaired, iiz
Courts of general fellions and common pleas, when and where to be held, 306

OVER SEERS of the P O OR,
Actions against them to be laid where the fa&t was done,

313
In what cales to plead the general issue and recover double cofis,

ibid.
OUTLAWRY,
Process thereof given in perfonal actions,

302
Proceedings thereunto against persons indicted of treason or felony,

303
Mode of proceeding thereunto in personal actions, and on indictments
and informations for trespasses and misdemeanors,

304
In what cases bail to be given before reversal of outlawry, 304, 305
In what cases defendant may appear by attorney to reverse it, 305
How plaintiff may recover his debt or damages thereon,

ibid.
Effect thereof in personal actions,

ibid.
For treason,

347, 348
O YER and TERMINER,
Justices thereof to charge grand juries to preient offences against the act
to prevent private lotteries,

57
To hear and determine complaints against sheriffs and gaolers,

355

Pamph

275

A MPHLETS,
PENALTY for printing and publishing them without consent of the
proprietor,

PAPER
Commissions and law proceedings may be on paper daring the war, and
for a year after,

19
PARTITION,
Of lands how to be made,
Commissioners for making partition how to be appointed,

ibid.
To be sworn,

ibid.
How to proceed,

165, 166, 167
Power vested in the survivors,

169
One to be sworn as surveyor,

ibid,

165

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And another to act as clerk,

Page 169
Their allowance,

ibid.
Allotments of disputed and undisputed lands to be made separately, 166
Two field books and maps to be made,

ibid.
Lots to be balloted for,

167
Charges how to be ascertained and paid,

ibid.
Lots drawn to persons having no title, to be considered as undivided, 169
Of particular lots or parcels how to be made,

168
Improvements, in what cases and low to be paid for,

168, 169
Perfons having title and drawing no lots not barred, but divifion good
as to others,

169
Out-lines of patents how to be ruri,

170
Proceedings in case of doubts as to limits of lands to be divided, ibid.
In what cales and how to be inade by the court of common pleas, 171
Court in whai cases to order houses and lots to be fold,

ibid.
Court to appoint guardians for infants,

172
Expences how to be ascertained and paid,

ibid.
Judgment thereof in waste, in wliat cases,

26
P E D L Á R .
No person to use the profeflion of liawker or pedlar,
PETTY LARCENY. Sce Offices.

422
Perfons guilty thereof how to be tried and punished,

,

422 to 425
PERJ U R Y.
Swearing falsely in, or acting contrary to, any oath required by the
act for emitting bills of credit, deemned perjury,

P Í LOTS,
How and by whom to be appointed,

87 to 92
Penalty on them for not aiding luips in distress,

87
Allowance for pilotage,

87, 88
To give security,

88
Suits on their bonds how to be prosecuted,
To be owners or part owners of pilot boats,

89
To keep a whale-boat at Sandy-Hook,

91
Pilotage how to be collected and paid,
Their duty respecting contagious distempers,

PISTOLS.
See Fire-Works. New York,

PLATTSBURGH,
Erected into a township,

177
PLATT, ZEPHANIAH,
And his associates, permitted for a limited time to take ore out of a
certain iron ore bed,

177
PLEADINGS,
By sheriffs and certain other officers in suits, concerning their offices, 343
In actions for taking distress, making fale, or any thing done by autho-
rity of any statute,

344
In suits for debts accruing to the state by attainder, outlawry, forfeiture
or gift,

ibid.

88, 89

178

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100

102

POISONING,
Declared to be murder, and punithable with death,

Page 336
POSTHUMUS CHILDREN,
To inherit as if born in their father's life-time,

207
POT and PEARL ASHES,
To be inspected,

100
Casks containing it, how to be marked,

ibid.
Where to be in pected,

102
Disputes about the quality, how to be determined,

100, 101
Inspectors, how to be appointed,
Oath of inspectors,

IOI, 102
Allowance to inspectors,
Inípectors may go on board of any vessel to search for pot or pearl
alhes not in fpected,

IOI
Penalty on inspectors for neglect,
Penalty for counterfeiting the brand marks,

ibid.
Penalty for emptying calks branded to put in other alhes, without cut-
ting out the inarks,

ibid.
Forfeitures, how to be recovered and disposed of,

ibid.
PRESIDENT of the SENATE,
In what cases to administer the government,

10
PRE TENCES.
Obtaining money or goods by false pretences, how to be punished, 422

PRIESTS,
Not to hold any civil or military office or place,

14
PRISONERS,
May have writs of habeas corpus for their relief,
How and by whom writs of habeas corpus are to be granted, 369, 372
Within what time writs of habeas corpus are to be returned,

369
To be discharged, or bailed if bailable,

370
If set at large, not to be imprisoned again for the fame offence, but by
fome court,

371
When to be indicted or tried, or bailed or discharged,

371, 372
Not to be removed but by habeas corpus, or other legal process,

372
No citizen to be sent out of the Itate for offences comunitted in it, 372, 373
Penalty for sending a citizen to a prison out of the state,

373
In what cases to be carried to the circuit court,

374
Confined for debt how to be kept,

341, 342, 408, 410
PRISONERS of WAR,
Inhabitants may be exchanged as prisoners of war,

43
The real estates of such perfons forfeited,

ibid,
PROBATES, court of,
The judge to appoint the clerk of the court,

11
Power of the judge of the court,

18
Process to be in the name of the people,

ibid.
Seal to be devised and niade,

ibid.
Appeals from decrees therein when to be made and how prosecuted, .152
On deficiency of personal eftate, may order real estate to be fold to pay
debts,

238
How to proceed in such cafes,

369

238, 239

Sss

368

404

By whom such fale shall be made,

Page 238
Ho: monies arising by fuch fale shall be applied,

238, 239
Fees of the couri in luch cases,

240
In what cafes to prove wills and grant adminiftrations,

366
May call administrators to account and decree distribution,

367
May hear and determine caufes concerning legacies,

ibid.
Toilue execuion to compel performance of decrees,

ibid,
Minner of proceeding,

PROCESS,
In order to outlawry,

302 to 305
In pleas of land to have fifteen days between the test and return,
Teited in one terin and returnable in the next fufficient in all cases, ibid.
Afier iflue joined in dower fifteen days between test and return sufficient, ibid.
Of fuinmons in real actions to be proclaimed,

405
On return of attachment distress to be awarded,

ibid.
PROCTORS,
What persons to be adınitted,

357
To take an outh,

ibid.
Thote found in default to be put out of the roll,

357, 358
Penalty for deceiving the court or the party,
Not to bring suits for tees until eight days after bill delivered,

ibid.
What persons not to act as proctors,

359
PROTECTIONS,
Not to be allowed in any suits,

295
PUBLIC SECURITIES,
Made negotiable,

131, 209
To be received on loan. See Treasurer.

PURCHASERS,
Claims to forfeited estates by purchase not completed, to be decided by
the chancellor,

129, 130
PURCHASERS of forfeited Eftates,
To be paid for improvements in case of a recovery against them, 127, 128
When and how to pay the purchase inoney,

132, 175, 277
Entitled to the benefit of the statutes of forcible entry and detainer, 141
Suits againit them to be defended by the attorney-general,

141
How relieved in case of eviction,

127, 128, 277, 278
PUR VEYANCE,
Right and claim thereof abolished,

291, 292

338

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258, 261

U AKERS,
EXCUSED from bearing arms, and to pay an equivalent,
To pay forty shillings a year in lieu of fervice,
Equivalent how to be collected and applied,
May take an affirmation instead of an oath,
Their affirmation allowed where an oath is required by statute,
Penalty on them for a falie affirmation,
Not to be compelled to serve on juries in criminal cases,
Nut to be compelled to act as afiétiors or collectors,

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