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THE

REVISED STATUTES

OF THE

; STATE OF NEW YORK,

AS ALTERED BY SUBSEQUENT LEGISLATION;

TOGETHER WITH THE

Other Statutory Provisions of a General and Permanent Nature,

(Except the Code of Civil Procedure, the Code of Criminal Procedure, and the Penal Code,)

PASSED FROM THE YEAR 1778

TO FEBRUARY 1, 1889,

And Now in Force;

ARRANGED IN CONNECTION WITH THE SAME OR KINDRED SUBJECTS IN THE REVISED STATUTES,

TO WHICH ARE ADDED

AN ANALYSIS OF THE ENTIRE WORK; REFERENCES TO JUDICIAL DECISIONS UPON
THE DIFFERENT ENACTMENTS; EXPLANATORY NOTES; A FULL AND COM.
PLETE ALPHABETICAL INDEX; AND AN INDEXED TABLE OF THE

STATUTES CONTAINED IN THE WORK.

EDITED BY
MONTGOMERY H. THROOP,

COUNSELLOR AT LAW,
EDITOR OF THE SEVENTH EDITION.

EIGHTH EDITION.

VOLUME II.

CONTAINING THE TENTH, ELEVENTH, TWELFTH, THIRTEENTH, FOURTEENTH, FIFTEENTH, SIXTEENTH, AND SEVENTEENTH
CHAPTERS, AND THE FIRST AND SECOND TITLES OF THE EIGHTEENTH CHAPTER OF THE FIRST PART OF

THE REVISED STATUTES, AND THE GENERAL LAWS CONNECTED THEREWITH.

1889.
BANKS & BROTHERS, LAW BOOK PUBLISHERS,
ALBANY, N. Y.

NEW YORK.

Entered according to act of Congress, in the year one thousand eight hundred and fifty-nine,

BY BANKS & BROTHERS,
in the Clerk's office of the District Court of the Northern District of New York.

Entered according to act of Congress, in the year one thousand eight hundred and seventy-five,

BY BANKS & BROTHERS,
in the office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washir.gton.

Entered according to act of Congress, in the year one thousand eight hundred and eighty-two,

BY BANKS & BROTHERS,
in the office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington.

Entered according to act of Congress, in the year one thousand eight hundred and eighty-nine,

BY BANKS & BROTHERS,
in the office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington.

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ANALYSIS

OF THE SEVERAL CHAPTERS, TITLES AND ARTICLES CONTAINED IN

VOLUME SECOND.

PART I OF THE REVISED STATUTES—Continued.

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CHAPTER X. I R. S.

PAGE 285 Of the militia, and the public defence ..

823 [Repealed.] Title 104.-The Military Code of the State, and other provisions relating to the national guard .........

823 [The Military Code ; L. 1883, Chap. 299) .....

Article 1.- Persons subject to military duty................. 824
Article 2.- Enrolment of persons liable to military duty ...... 824
Article 3.-Organization of the national guard of the State of
New York .....................................

825 Article 4.-Staff departments and duties............

827 Article 5.- Election and appointment of commissioned and non-cominissioned officers. ...........

830 Article 6.-Enlistment and transfer......................... 833 Article 7.- Discharges of commissioned officers and enlisted men 834 Article 8.-Of arms, uniforms and equipments. .............. 836 Article 9.-Armories.......

838 Article 10.- Military duty required.. ......

841 Article 11.-Invasion, insurrection, and breaches of the peace.. 844 Article 12.-Rifle practice..................

845 Article 13.-Pay and allowances.....................

847 Article 14.-Military courts.....................

849 Article 15.--General provisions......................

856 [Other statutes relating to the national guard] ---... concern 859 Title 10B.–Of the bureau of records of the war of the re

bellion, and the State repository for relics and
memorials of that war....

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CHAPTER XI. 336 Of the powers, duties and privileges of towns....... 337 Title 1.-Of towns, as bodies corporate........... 337

Article 1.-Of the powers and rights of towns, as bodies corporate....... 337

Article 2.-Of the effects of the division of a town, on its corporate rights

and liabilities....... 339 Title II.-Of town-meetings, and the time, purposes and manner

of holding them........ 339

Article 1.-Of annual and special town-meetings...........
Article 2.-Of the mode of conducting town-meetings. .......

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R. S., Part I-Continued.
CHAPTER XI—Continued.
1 R. S.
343 Title III.Of the eleetion and qualifications of town officers, and

the tenure of their offices........
Article 1.-Of the election of town officers.. ...... ......
Article 2.-Of the qualifications of town officers, and the tenure of their

offices.....................................................
Article 3.—Of vacancies in town offices and the mode of supplying them.
Title 34.–Town business in counties of more than three

hundred thousand inhabitants ................ Title IV.-Of the general duties of certain town officers, and of

various matters connected therewith. 348

Article 1.-Duties of the supervisor.... 350

Article 2.-Duties of the town clerk........
Article 3.-Of strays .............................. ..................

Article 4.-Of division and other fences ..... 355

Article 5.--Of the board of auditors of town accounts....... ...... ..... 356

Article 6.-Of the compensation of town officers. .........

Title V.–Of legal proceedings in favor of and against towns...... 368 Title VI.-Miscellaneous provisions of a general nature ............ 359 Title VII.-Local and special provisions ..............

Title 74.-Provisions relating collectively to towns, villages,

cities, and counties, or any two of them.........
Article 1.- Miscellaneous provisions ................
Article 2.-Provisions relating to debts generally ....
Article 3.- Provisions relating to aid in the construc-

tion of railroads, and the debts created

thereby .. ............................
Title 7B. Of villages ................................

Article 1.-Of the incorporation of villages ..........
Article 2.-Miscellaneous provisions, relating to incor-

porated and unincorporated villages,

and the officers thereof................ Title -Of cities

350 353

911

356

912 913 927

931 931 940

946 961 961

991 1012

CHAPTER XII.

364 Of the powers, duties and privileges of counties, and of certain county officers......

........ 1018 364 Title 1.–Of counties as bodies corporate ......... ............ 1018 364

Article 1.-Of the powers and rights of counties as bodies corporate ...... 1018 365 Article 2.-Of the effects of a division of a county, on its corporate rights and liabilities .................

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1019 366 Title II.—Of certain duties of county officers, and of various matters i connected therewith .

1019 365 Article 1.-Of the board of supervisors. .......

1019 368 Article 2.-Of the county treasurer

1048 Article 3.-Of loan officers and commissioners of loans .

1055 [Abrogated.] 375 Article 4.-Of the clerks of counties ............

1055 Also of registers of deeds..... ...........

1055 378 Article 5.-Of sheriffs and coroners ....................................

1061 382 Article 6.-Of surrogates..............................................

................ 1065 382 Article 7.-Of district-attornies ........................................ 1066

Article 7A. -Of the compensation of certain county officers. 1071 384 Title III.—Of legal proceedings in favor of, and against counties ... 1077 385 Title IV.-Miscellaneous and special provisions ........ ............ 1078

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