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East of the townships of Labarre and Plessis forms a county municipality under the name of the Municipality of the county of Chicoutimi No. One'; and

That part of the county to the West and South-West of the townships of Kenogami and Lartigues forms another county municipality under the name of the Municipality of the county of Chicoutimi No. Two.'

The township of Compton does not form part of the municipality of the county of Compton.

The county of Gaspé forms three separate county municipalities as follows:

That part of the county to the East of the municipality of St. Maxime du Mont Louis, less the Magdalen Islands, forms a county municipality under the name of 'Municipality of the county of Gaspé No. One;'

The Magdalen Islands form another county municipality under the name of Municipality of the county of Gaspé No. Two;' and

The municipalities of St. Maxime du Mont Louis, Ste. Anne des Monts and St. Norbert du Cap Chat form the third county municipality under the name of Municipality of the county of Gaspé No. Three.'

The county of Montmorency forms two distinct county municipalities, as follows:

That part of the county, which is situate on the North shore of the river St. Lawrence, forms a county municipality under the name of the Municipality of the county of Montmorency Number One;'and

The Island of Orleans forms another county municipality under the name of the Municipality of the county of Montmorency Number Two.'

The municipality of the county of Quebec comprises the county of Quebec, that part of the banlieue of Quebec which is included in the Centre and West divisions of the city of Quebec, the municipality of the parish of St. Sauveur de Québec, the parishes of Notre-Dame des Anges and Sacré-Cour de Jésus and the municipality of Saint Rochs North.

The county of Rimouski forms two separate county municipalities, as follows:

That part of the county to the West of the township of McNider forms a county municipality under the name of Municipality of the first division of the county of Rimouski;’and

That part of the county to the East of the seigniory of Metis forms another county municipality under the name of 'Municipality of the second division of the county of Rimouski.'

The municipality of the county of Sherbrooke comprises the township of Compton and the electoral division of the city of Sherbrooke, less the municipality of the city of Sherbrooke.

The municipality of the county of St. Maurice comprises

the county of St. Maurice and the electoral division of the city of Three Rivers, less the municipality of the city of Three Rivers." 34 V., c. 68, s. 1081; 35 V., c. 8, s. 9; 36 V., c. 21, s. 33; 37 V., c. 43, s. 7; 49-50 V., c. 96, ss. 14 and 15.

6226. The following article is added after article 1084 :

“ 1084a. The municipality of the parish of St. Roch of Quebec South, shall be known as the Municipality of the parish of St. Sauveur de Québec.” 36 V., c. 21, s. 34.

6227. Article 1085 is repealed. 37 V., c. 43, s. 7.

SUPPLEMENT

CONTAINING THE ARTICLES OF THE CIVIL CODE OF LOWER CANADA WHICH HAVE BEEN MODIFIED BY

FEDERAL LEGISLATION.

SECTION I.

AMENDMENTS TO CHAPTER FIRST OF TITLE FIRST OF BOOK FIRST.

Of the Enjoyment of Civil Rights.

6228. Article 22 should read as follows:

“22. These conditions, in so far as they are prescribed by the laws of the Dominion, are :

1. Residence in Canada during three years at least, or service during at least three years under the Government of Canada, or under the Government of one of the provinces of Canada, with the intention when naturalized to either reside in Canada or to serve under the Government of the Dominion or under the Government of one of the provinces of Canada;

2. Taking the oath of residence or of service and that of allegiance required by law ;

3. Procuring from the proper court, with the necessary formalities, the certificate of naturalization required by law.” C. C., 22; R. S. C., c. 113.

6229. Article 26 should read as follows:

“ 26. Aliens cannot serve as jurors.” C. C., 26 ; B. N. A. Act, 1867 ; Imp. Act 33 V., c. 14, ss. 25 and 26 ; R. S. C., c. 174, s, 161 ; 46 V., Q., c. 16, s. 3.

SECTION II,

AMENDMENTS TO TITLE FIFTH OF BOOK FIRST.

Of Marriage.

6230. Article 125 should read as follows :

“ 125. In the collateral line, marriage is prohibited between brother and sister, legitimate or natural, and between those connected in the same degree by alliance whether they are legitimate or natural ; but it is permitted

between a man and his deceased wife's sister.” C. C., 125; 45 V., C., c. 42.

SECTION III.

AMENDMENTS TO THE GENERAL PROVISIONS OF BOOK THIRD.

Of the Acquisition and Exercise of Rights of Property.

6231. Article 590 should read as follows:

“ 590. Whatever relates to wrecked ships and their cargo,the articles and fragments coming from them, the mode of disposing of them and of the price they bring, and the right of salvage, is specially regulated by the Federal statute respecting wrecks, casualties and salvage.” C. C., 590; R. S. C., c. 81.

6232. Article 592 should read as follows:

“592. Things found in or upon the river St. Lawrence, or the navigable portions of its tributaries, or upon the banks thereof, must be advertised and disposed of in the manner provided by special laws.” C. C., 592 ; 36 V., C. c. 55, s. 38.

SECTION IV.

AMENDMENTS TO TITLE THIRD OF BOOK THIRD.

Of Obligations.

6233. Article 1037 is repealed by the Federal act respecting

the Revised Statutes of Canada. 49 V., C., c. 4, s. 5, schedule A.

6234. Article 1039 should read as follows:

“1039. No contract or payment can be avoided, by reason of anything contained in this section, at the suit of a subsequent creditor, unless he is subrogated in the rights of an anterior creditor.” C. C., 1039 ; 43 V., C., c. 1; 49 V., C., c. 4, s. 5, schedule A.

SECTION V.

AMENDMENTS TO TITLE FOURTH OF BOOK THIRD,

Of Marriage Covenants and of the effect of Marriage upon the

Property of the Consorts.

6235. Article 1313 should read as follows:

· 1313. Every judgment ordering separation of property must be inscribed, without delay, by the protho

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notary of the court which rendered the judgment, upon a list kept for that purpose and posted in his office; and such inscription and the date thereof must be mentioned at the end if each judgment, in the register in which it is recorded

The separation affects third parties, from the day only when the formalities have been complied with.” C. C., 1313 ; 43 V., C., c. 1.

SECTION VI.

AMENDMENTS TO TITLE SEVENTH OF BOOK THIRD.

Of Leuse and Hire.

6236. Article 1638 should read as follows:

1638. The lessee has a right to sublet, or to assign his lease, unless there is a stipulation to the contrary.

If there be such a stipulation, it may apply to the whole or a part only of the premises leased, and in either case it is to be strictly observed.” C. C., 1638; 43 V., C., c. 1; 49 V., C., c. 4, s. 5, schedule A.

6237. Article 1656 should read as follows:

“ 1656. It is also terminated by rescission in the manner and for the causes declared in articles 1624 and 1641." C. C., 1656 ; 43 V., C., c. 1 ; 49 V., C., c. 4, s. 5, schedule A.

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6238. Article 1671 should read as follows:

1671. The hiring of seamen is subject to certain special rules provided in the Imperial laws respecting merchant shipping and the Federal acts respecting the hiring of seamen, and the hiring of boatmen commonly called voyageurs by the Provincial act respecting voyageurs.C. C., 1671 ; C. S. L. C., c 58; R. S. C., cc. 74 and 75.

6239. Article 1681 should read as follows:

“ 1681. The conveyance of persons and things by railway is subject to certain special rules, provided in the Federal and Provincial acts respecting railways.” C. C, 1681 ; R. S. C. c. 109; 43-44 V., Q., c. 43.

SECTION VII.

AMENDMENTS TO TITLE NINTH OF BOOK THIRD.

Of Loan.

6240. Article 1785 should read as follows:

“ 1785. Interest upon loans is either legal or conventional.

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