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extended to the first day of June, eighteen hundred and seventy-nine, and the warrant now in the hands of Lewis C. Lamphere, as collector of said town, shall continue in force and effect until said first day of June, eighteen hundred and seventy-nine; and said Lewis C. Lamphere, as such collector, shall and may collect all taxes now unpaid on said warrant, assessment and levy, as aforesaid, before said first

day of June next, and shall pay:over the moneys, when collected,

for as in his said warrant he is directed and that the time for the volunvoluntary payments tary payments at one per centomi. be extended to the first day of ded. May, eighteen hundred and seventy-nine. But nothing herein con

tained shall be construed as extending the time for the payment of the State tax, or any part thereof, by the county treasurer of said

county to the comptroller, as now provided by law. Collector $2. The collector of taxes of said town shall pay over all moneys

collected by him, as now provided by law, and renew his bond, to be approved by the supervisor of said town.

8.3. This act shall take effect immediately.

Proviso.

to renew oflicial bond.

Chap. 3.
AN ACT authorizing the payment to the widow of John

Morrissey of his salary as senator for the session of eigh-
teen hundred and seventy-eight.

Passed January 18, 1879 ; by a two-third vote. The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assembly, do enact as follows :

SECTION 1. The comptroller is hereby authorized and directed to pay to the widow of the Honorable John Morrissey, late senator from the seventh district, the sum of fifteen hundred dollars, that being the amount due the said John Morrissey, and which was not drawn by him.

8 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

Chap. 4.
AN ACT to change the corporate name of the Thousand

Island Camp Meeting Association, in the county of Jef-
ferson.

PASSED January 18, 1879. The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assembly, do enact as follows:

SECTION 1. The corporate name of the Thousand Island Camp Meeting Association, in the county of Jefferson, is hereby changed to and shall hereafter be known and designated as the Thousand Island Park Association.

§ 2. Nothing in this act shall be so construed as to affect any suit at law, or otherwise, now pending, in which said association is a party, nor to impair any contract, lease, sale or obligation of any kind or nature heretofore made or entered into by said association.

§ 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

Chap. 5.

AN ACT amending chapter two hundred and twenty-three

of the laws of one thousand eight hundred and seventyeight, entitled “An act regulating the term of office of supervisors in the counties of Otsego, Steuben and Livingston."

PASSED January 18, 1879. The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assembly, do enact as follows :

SECTION 1. Section one of chapter two hundred and twenty-three of the laws of one thousand eight hundred and seventy eight, entitled “ An act regulating the term of office of supervisors in the counties of Otsego, Steuben and Livingston," is hereby amended so as to read as follows:

8 1. The term of office of the supervisors of the several towns in the Term of counties of Steuben and Livingston, after the year one thousand eight office. hundred and seventy-eight, shall be two years.

8 2. All acts and parts of acts inconsistent herewith are hereby Repeal. repealed.

§ 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

Chap. 6.
AN ACT to amend chapter two hundred and sixty-seven

of the laws of eighteen hundred and sixty-nine, entitled
“An act to amend an act entitled . An act to amend and
consolidate the several acts relating to the city of Roch-
ester, passed April eight, eighteen hundred and sixty-one,
in relation to assessments to schools, the powers and duties
of the common council and other officers therein, and to
require the Rochester Gas Light Company to extend their
mains.

PASSED January 21, 1879; three-fifths being present. The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assembly, do enact as foliows :

SECTION 1. Section two of chapter two hundred and sixty-seven of the laws of eighteen hundred and sixty-nine, entitled “An act to amend an act entitled 'An act to amend and consolidate the several acts relating to the city of Rochester, passed April eight, eighteen hundred and sixty-one, in relation to assessments to schools, the powers and duties of the common council and other officers therein, and to require the Rochester Gas Light Company to extend their mains,'” is hereby amended so as to read as follows:

8 2. Every person chosen or appointed by the common council to Appointany other office except those enumerated in the last section, before he caso enters on the duties of his office, and within five days after being acceptnotified of his election or appointment, shall cause to be filed in the oath of office of the city clerk a notice, in writing, signifying his acceptance office.

cers, their

ance and

of such office, and take the oath of office prescribed by the Constitution of this State, sworn or affirmed to before the said clerk, or the mayor or police justice of said city of Rochester, or one of the judges of the Municipal Court of said city, and file the same in the office of the city clerk.

$ 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

Time for

Chap. 7. AN ACT to extend the time for the collection of taxes in the town of Pittsfield, in the county of Otsego.

PASSED January 25, 1879; three-fifths being present. The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assembly, do enact as follows :

SECTION. 1. The time for the collection of taxes now levied and uncolcollection of taxes

lected in and upon the town of Pittsfield, by the board of supervisors extended. of the county of Otsego, at their last annual session, is hereby extended

to the first day of June next. And the warrant now in the hands of the collector of said town, and the person who received the same from the supervisor of said town, shall continue in force and effect until said first day of June next. And the said collectors shall and may collect all taxes now unpaid on said warrant, assessment and levy as aforesaid

before said first day of June next, and shall pay the moneys over, Proviso. when collected, as in his said warrant he is directed. But nothing

herein contained shall be construed as extending the time for the payment of the State tax, or any part thereof, by the county treasurer of

said county to the comptroller as now provided by law. Collector § 2. The collector of taxes of said town shall pay over all moneys

collected by him, and renew his bond as in such cases now provided by law.

83. This act shall take effect immediately.

to renew official bond,

Chap. 8.
AN ACT to legalize and confirm the official acts of William

R. Wadsworth, a justice of the peace, of the town of West
Turin, in the county of Lewis.

PASSED January 25, 1879; three-fifths being present. The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assembly, do enact as follows:

Section 1. All the official acus and proceedings by or before William acts legal. ized.

R. Wadsworth, as a justice of the peace in and for the town of West Turin in the county of Lewis, since the commencement of the term of office for which he was elected, to wit: January first, eighteen hundred and seventy-eight, to September tenth, eighteen hundred and seventyeight, are hereby legalized and confirmed and shall have the same force and validity as if the said William R. Wadsworth had taken and

filed his oath of office within the time required by law. Pro iso. § 2. Nothing in this act shall affect any suit now pending, or any

right now vested or acquired by reason of such acts or proceedings. 8 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

Oficial

Chap. 9.
AN ACT to amend chapter one hundred and forty of the

laws of eighteen hundred and sixty-four, entitled “An
act to amend and consolidate the several acts relating to
the Firemen's Benevolent Association of Rochester, and
the Fire Department of the city of Rochester.”

PASSED January 25, 1879; three-fifths being present. The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assembly, do enact as follows:

SECTION 1. Section three of chapter one hundred and forty of the laws of eighteen hundred and sixty-four, entitled “An act to amend and consolidate the several acts relating to the Firemen's Benevolent Association of Rochester, and the Fire Department of the city of Rochester," is hereby amended so as to read as follows:

83. For the aforesaid purposes said corporation shall have power to Corporate take, hold and convey real and personal property to an amount not powers. exceeding one hundred thousand dollars; and shall have and be entitled to all the rights and benefits conferred by law upon the fire departments of other cities in this State.

8 2. Section nine of said act is hereby amended to read as follows : Erection

§ 9. The said board of trustees is hereby authorized to expend a ment and sum of nioney not exceeding ten thousand dollars, in the erection of a core of

burial lot. suitable monument, in the firemen's burial lot in Mount Hope Cemetery, in the city of Rochester, in memory of deceased firemen, and such other sum, annually, as may be necessary to take suitable care of said lot, and may also appropriate a sum of money not exceeding five Blank hundred dollars, for procuring a suitable blank diploma for sale or pre- diplomas. sentation to exempt firemen, and may from time to time procure the printing of such number of copies of said diploma as may be necessary; and may also appropriate and expend such sum of money às Care of may be sufficient to secure board, lodging, medical care and attend- pitesti. ance perpetually for not more than four patients at one time in the tals. hospitals of the city of Rochester, according to the rules and regulations of said hospitals. But the entire amount of all the annual Annual expenditures shall not exceed the annual interest received from the

expendi. investments and securities of the corporation, together with the rents ited. derived from such real estate as it may own.

83. This act shall take effect immediately.

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