Useful Information. VACCINATION. , By an Act of the General Assembly of New Zealand, it is made compulsory upon every parent to take his child, within six months ot its birth, to the Medical Officer appointed by Government forthe district, or-to some qualified Medical Practitioner, to have the child vaccinated, and on the eighth day following to take the child back again for inspection. Tor breach of this law| a' fjne not exceeding 40s. may be recovered before miy Bench of ! Magistrates. If the,child be properly vaccinated, the Medical Officer or Practitioner is to give a certificate of 'the fact. If the child, be not susceptible, or unfit to endure the process, another certificate is tq be given, .which will clear the parents (of the consequences. Children, al-' though vaccinated,: whose vaccination certificates are not forwarded ;to the Registrar qf the , district are still liable to a fine of 40s. Innoculation .with the virus of small pox is a crime punishable; by a penalty of £io, The wofd “ parent ” means lather, mother, or other’ per,-' son having the care, nurture, or custody of the child. ■ SLAUGHTER-HOUSE LICENSES. “The Slaughter-House Act, 1877,” provides that “no license shajl be issued in .respect of any slaughter-house situated within half a mile from the outer boundary of any borough, unless such slaughter-house has been erected, or was in course of erection for that purpose immediately before the Ist December, 1577. Ifsuchslaughter-housciswithiutheabove described limit, application for the license must be made to the Council of the nearest Borough. K a slaughter-house is within any County, except as aforesaid, the application must be made to the Council of such county. No license, fnot being the renewal of a previously existing license,'shall be issued to any person,, unless public notice shall have been given by the applicant for fce ‘same; once in each week for one month,, immediately preceding the time when such'application is to jbe heard.’ MAGISTRATE’S COURT FEES. Table of Fees to be taken in respect of Proceedings under “The Resident Magistrates’ Act, 1867,” by Bailiffs. Service of summons or . subpoena, or order or copy of notice of set-ofl‘, if within 2 miles of the Court House, 3s ; for every extra mile, one way, is; bailiff’s fee upon execution of any warrant,- or. going toj view tenement, upon each view, 4s’; executing any warrant; or going to view tenement beyond 2 miles from the Court House, for every extra mile, One way, Is; poundage oh suin'levied or received under distress, is; for keeping possession, per, diem, any sum not exceeding 8s; auctioneer’s commission on sale of goods taken in execution, 5 per cent.; advertising sale, the actual cost; poundage on sum for which the body is taken in execution; ; Is. . ; ; Table of Fees to be tiken in respect of Proceedings under “The Resident Magistrates’ Act, 1867,” by the Resident Magistrates. Justices of the Peace, or their Clerks. o 2 ° Tr, 2 ° & s? s? v? s. s, s. s. s. Filing plaint, including pliant note, if any ... ...1245" Filing notice of set-off, according to amount claimed ... 12 3 4 o Hearing... . ~,. ■ ••• 34 6 812 Payment of money into Court ■■ before judgment, according ,to amount paid in ... Id. in the £ \ ' ‘ s. s. s. s. s. Judgment ... ~,••• 1 r . 2 4 8 Summons to a party 1 3 4 S o Summons to a witness (to ndude one name) ... 22 22 4 Order not.being in nature of final judgment ... ... 22 22 2 Adjournment of hearing on application of plaintiff 'Dr . defendant ... 12345 Sweating witnesses, exceeding 3oh either side... ... I 1 22 2 Warrant of distress or for seizure •of specific. goods (value) ... 3 4 5 6 7 Warrant for delivery of possession of tenement ... 4 4 4 4 4 Filing agreement (as to jurisdiction) ■ ... ... 22 22 2 Filing memorandum of claim by landlord for rent ... 1 2345 Older for re-hearing ... 22 22 2 Older giving leave to appeal 23456 Settling case for appeal, not exceeding 5 folios ... 10 10 10 1010 Where case exceeds 5 folios each additional folio ... I I I I 1 Swearing or filing affidavit... 1 1 1 I 1 For every search ... ... 1 1 1 i ' 1 For every document required in proceedings and not enumerated ... ... 22 22 2 For every folio above 2 of 90 whirls'each ... : ... 1 r 1 1 1 d. d. cl, d. d. For every copy of any such document, per folio ... 6 6 6 6 6 S. S. !, S. S. On every application to the : Court, not being a hearing 3 5 7 9 12 Filing notice of any such application ... ...12345 Filing, &c., of bond under Sections 89 and 100 of Act 55555 For issuing, every warrant of apprehension or committal, except in cases hereinafter expressly provided for, fid in the £. For every summons for commitment under section of “The Resident Magistrate’s Act, iSfi}»,”3din the £ on the amount of the original demand then remaining due. For every hearing of the matters mentioned in such summons for. commitment, fid in the £ on the amount last aforesaid. For issuing every warrant of apprehension under the Bth section of “ The Resident Magistrate’s Act, 1868,” 3d in the £ on the amount last aforesaid. For issuing every warrant of committal under the 9th section of “ The Resident Magistrate’s Act, 1868,” fid in the £ on the amount last aforesaid. For every bail-bond under section seventeen of “The Resident Magistrates’ Act, 1868”; for any sum not exceeding £7x3 —ss. Ditto not exceeding^SO—7 s fid. Ditto not exceeding For every hearing and order under sections 18 and 19 of “The Resident Magistrates’ Act, 1568,” ; for any sum not exceeding £\— 4s; not exceeding £1 6~S»; not not exceeding 20s. For any process or proceeding issued or taken under the twentieth section of “ The Resident Magistrates’ Act, 1868,” the same fees as pajable in respect of the like proceed* ings under '*The District Courts Act,-
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Page 6 Advertisements Column 4, Ashburton Guardian, Volume I, Issue 31, 6 December 1879
Page 6 Advertisements Column 4 Ashburton Guardian, Volume I, Issue 31, 6 December 1879
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