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Title of the act and preamble,

GENERAL DEFINITIONS AND DIVISIONS,....

SECTION 1. Division of remedies,

2. Definition of an action, ....

3. Definition of a special proceeding,.

4. Division of actions into civil and criminal,

5. Definition of a criminal action,..

6. Definition of a civil action,.

7. Civil and criminal remedies not merged in each other,..

8. Subjects embraced in this act,

PART I.

OF THE COURTS OF JUSTICE, AND THEIR JURIS-

DICTION,...

TITLE I. OF THE COURTS IN GENERAL,

II. OF THE COURT OF APPEALS,......

III. OF THE SURREME COURTS, CIRCUIT COURTS, AND COURT

OF OVER AND TERMINER,

IV. OF THE COUNTY COURTS,

V. OF THE SUPERIOR COURT, AND COURT OF COMMON PLEAS

IN THE CITY OF NEW-YORK, AND THE MAYORS' AND

RECORDERS' COURTS IN OTHER CITIES,

VI. OF THE COURTS OF JUSTICES OF THE PEACE,..

VII. OF JUSTICES' AND OTHER INFERIOR COURTS IN CITIES,.

TITLE I.

Of the Courts in General,

SECTION 9. The several courts of this State,.

10. Their jurisdiction generally,..

TITLE II.

Of the Court of Appeals,. .

SECTION 11. Its jurisdiction,

12. May reverse, affirm or modify judgment or order appealed

from,

13. Terms of the court; preference of causes,

14. Number of judges who may give judgment,

15. Sheriff's to provide rooms, &c., for court,

16. Court may be adjourned to places other than those desig-

nated by law,

TITLE III.

Of the Supreme Courts, Circuit Courts, and Courts of Oyer

and Terminer,

Section 17. Existing statutory provisions, as to terms and business of

the court repealed; and order of supreme court fixing the

terms, &c., abrogated,...

18. General terms prescribed,...

19. Number of Judges to give judgment,

20. Special terms, circuit courts, and courts of oyer and termin

ner prescribed,

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53. Jurisdiction of these urts,

54. Jurisdiction in civil actions, limited,

55. Answer of title to land,...

56. Undertaking therein,

57. Suit before justice to be discontinued,

58. Proceedings if undertaking not given,

59. The same, .

60. New action in supreme court; pleadings therein,

61. Costs of action in supreme court,

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OF CIVIL ACTIONS,

TITLE I, OF THEIR FORM,

II. OF THE TIME OF COMMENCING THEM,

III. OF THE PARTIES,

IV. OF THE PLACE OF TRIAL,

V. OF THE MANNER OF COMMENCING THEM,

VI. OF THE PLEADINGS,

VII. OF THE PROVISIONAL REMEDIES,

VIII. OF THE TRIAL AND JUDGMENT,.........

IX. OF THE EXECUTION OF THE JUDGMENT,

X. OF THE Costs,

XI. OF APPEALS, ...

XII. OF THE MIŞCELLANEOUS PROCEEDINGS,,

XIII, ACTIONS IN PARTICULAR CASES,.

XIV. PROVISIONS RELATING TO EXISTING SUITS,

xy. GENERAL PROVISIONS,,

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