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§ 5. Any person who shall hereafter place any obstruction on said arsenal green, by piling wood, stone, or any other material on the same, or who shall wilfully injure the fence around the same, or any shade trees to be set out on the same, shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor.

§ 6. This act shall take effect immediately.

Chap. 8. AN ACT to extend the time for the collection of taxes, of one thousand eight hundred and fifty.

Passed January 28, 1851. The People of the State of New-York, represented in Senale and Assembly, do enact as follows :

81. If any collector of taxes in any of the cities or towns of this state, except the cities of New-York, Brooklyn, Albany and Troy, shall, within the time now provided by law, pay over all the moneys by him collected, and shall, within ten days thereafter, renew his bond to the satisfaction in towns of the supervisor of such town, or in his absence or disability, of the town clerk, and in any city, in the manner in which collectors' bonds are now approved, to be expressed in writing upon such bond, and which bond shall be filed and have the effect of a collector's bond as provided by law; and shall also, within the time aforesaid, deliver to the county treasurer of his county a certificate of the approval of such bond, signed by the officers making such approval, then the time for collecting the taxes and making the returns thereof, shall be extended to the first day of March next.

§ 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

Chap 9.
AN ACT to postpone or change the place of holding the next

town meeting for the year 1851, in the town of Barker,
in the county of Broome.

Passed January 29, 1851. The People of the State of New York, represented in Se

nate and Assembly, do enact as follows : Time post. § 1. The justices of the peace or a majority of them of poned four the town of Barker, in the county of Broome, may at their

discretion, change the place and postpone the time for
holding the next annual town meeting for said town, not to
exceed four weeks from the usual time for holding such
town meeting, and it shall be the duty of said justices if
such change and postponement shall be made by them to
cause written or printed notices to be put up in a conspi- Notice of
cuous place in each school district in said town, giving at to be given.
least twelve days notice of such change of the time and
place of holding such town meeting.

§ 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

Chap 10,
AN ACT for the relief of Sarah McFrancis.

Passed January 30, 1851.
The People of the State of New-York, represented in Se-
nate and Assembly, do enact as follows:

§ 1. The county judge of the county of Livingston is hereby authorised to release from imprisonment Sarah McFrancis, who is now confined in prison in said county by virtue of an order heretofore made by him.

$2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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Chap 11.
AN ACT to confirm the election or designation of Horatio

Randall and Warren D. Cain as justices of the sessions, in
and for the county of Herkimer.

Passed February 1, 1851.
The People of the State of New-York, represented in Se-
nate and Assembly, do enact as follows:

§ 1. The election or designation of Horatio Randall and Warren D. Cain, (two of the justices of the peace in and for the county of Herkimer,) as and for justices of the sessions in and for said county, at the general election held therein in November, eighteen hundred and fifty, is hereby declared to be valid to all intents and purposes, and they are hereby empowered to act as such justices of the sessions the same as if the said Randall and Cain had had

at the time of such election or designation one year to serve as justices of the peace from and after the first day of January, eighteen hundred and fifty-one, by virtue of the election under which they were acting at the time of such election or designation as aforesaid.

§ 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

Chap. 12.
AN ACT to amend an act and the title thereof, entitled, An

act to authorise the Syracuse and Tully plank road company
to make a branch of their road over lands of the Onondaga
Indians," passed March twentieth, eighteen hundred and
fifty.

Passed February 3, 1851. The People of the State of New-York, represented in Senate and Assembly, do enact as follows :

§ 1. The title of said act is hereby amended so as to read as follows: An act to authorise the Syracuse and Tully plank road company to make a branch of their road over lands of the Onondaga Indians, and of other per

Title amended.

sons.

Branch how con

§ 2. Section first of said act is hereby amended so as to structed. read as follows: The Syracuse and Tully plank road compa

ny is hereby authorised to construct a branch road, of the width required by law, from some point on their present road to South Onondaga, upon such line, through lands belonging to, or in possession of the Onondaga Indians, or any one of them, or belonging to, or in possession of any other person or persons, as may be designated by the inspectors of plank roads for the county of Onondaga ; and in order to guard against injuries to said road by freshets, the company may remove flood-wood from the Onondaga creek on the Indian lands, and from any other creek on the lands of any other person, paying any damages that may be done, as is provided in this act for land taken for the road.

$ 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

Chap. 13.
AN ACT authorising the Delaware plank road company to

borrow money.

Passed February 4, 1851.

The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assembly, do enact as follows:

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1. The Delaware plank road company is hereby au- May bor

row $12,thorised to borrow a sum of money not to exceed twelve thousand dollars, on the credit of the said company to be expended in paying contracts and other claims for finishing the road belonging to said company,

§ 2. The treasurer of said plank road company is here- Bond. by authorised to give his official bond or bonds for an amount in the aggregate, not exceeding twelve thousand dollars, bearing an interest not exceeding seven per cent per annum, and payable at such time and times as the board of directors may determine by a resolution of said board to be entered in their minutes.

§ 3. The debts that may be contracted under this act, Lieno : shall be a lien upon said plank road, until the same shall be paid in full, and in case a judgment or judgments shall be obtained upon said bond or bonds, or any of them, and an execution issued and sale had of the property of said company, it is hereby declared and enacted, the corporate rights and franchises now held by and belonging to said company shall by virtue of such sale pass to the purchasers

such corporate property, and the said corporation shall not thereby be dissolved.

$ 4. This act shall take effect immediately.

debts.

to what extended.

Chap. 14.
AN ACT to extend the operation and effect of the act passed

February 17, 1848, entitled " an act to authorise the forma-
tion of corporations for manufacturing, mining, mechanical,
or chemical purposes.'

Passed February 7, 1851. The People of the State of New-York, represented in Se

nate and Assembly, do enact as follows : Operation § 1. Any three or more persons may organise and form

themselves into a corporation in the manner specified and required in and by the act entitled “an act to authorise the formation of corporations for manufacturing, mining, mechanical, or chemical purposes, passed February seventeenth, one thousand eight hundred and forty-eight," for the purpose of constructing and using machines for the raising of vessels or other heavy bodies.

§ 2. Every corporation so formed shall be subject to all to county. the provisions, duties and obligations contained in the

above mentioned act, and shall be entitled to all the benefit and privileges thereby conferred, except that such corporations shall not be confined in their operations to the county in which their certificate shall be filed.

$ 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

Not limited

Chap. 15. AN ACT to change the place of holding the annual town meeting of the town of Seward, county of Schoharie, for the year one thousand eight hundred and fifty-one.

Passed February 7, 1851. The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assembly, do enact as follows :

§ 1. The annual town meeting for the year one thousand eight hundred and fifty one, of the town of Seward, Scho. harie county, shall be held at the house of Zachariah W. Ostrom, in said town.

§ 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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