Nauvoo City Council Minute Book, 3 February 1841–8 February 1845

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Sec 3. Be it further ordained that from and after the publication of this ordinance, if any person or persons shall bring into this and expose for sale any quantity of flour not So inspected as before directed, such person or persons so offending, shall forfeit to the use of this such parcel of flour, more or less, and said inspector is hereby authorized to seize the same, allowing the party aggrieved the right of appeal to the Mayors or municipal Court.
Sec 4 Be it further ordained that said Inspector shall receive as fees from the owner of said flour, three cents for every barrel, box, bag, or sack containing or weighing one hundred and ninety six pounds, and at the same rate for greater or less quantity; And for a failure to do his duty he shall forfeit five dollars to be assessed by any Court having competent Authority, and for practicing fraud in said inspection in quantity or quality, he shall forfeit his office, <​and​> any sum not exceeding fifty dollars. to be recovered before any authorized Court.
Passed September 18th. 1843,
Prest Pro. tem.
Ricorder.
Ordinance, 18 September 1843–B
An Ordinance to authorize the City Constables to execute and enforce the ordinances relating to hogs and beasts and to build a pound in the City of .
Sec 1. Be it ordained by the City Council of the City of , that from and after the passage of this ordinance, the City Constables, are, and shall be authorized to execute and enforce all ordinances relating to swine and beasts. [p. 188]
Sec 3. Be it further ordained that from and after the publication of this ordinance, if any person or persons shall bring into this and expose for sale any quantity of flour not So inspected as before directed, such person or persons so offending, shall forfeit to the use of this such parcel of flour, more or less, and said inspector is hereby authorized to seize the same, allowing the party aggrieved the right of appeal to the Mayors or municipal Court.
Sec 4 Be it further ordained that said Inspector shall receive as fees from the owner of said flour, three cents for every barrel, box, bag, or sack containing or weighing one hundred and ninety six pounds, and at the same rate for greater or less quantity; And for a failure to do his duty he shall forfeit five dollars to be assessed by any Court having competent Authority, and for practicing fraud in said inspection in quantity or quality, he shall forfeit his office, and any sum not exceeding fifty dollars. to be recovered before any authorized Court.
Passed September 18th. 1843,
Prest Pro. tem.
Ricorder.
Ordinance, 18 September 1843–B
An Ordinance to authorize the City Constables to execute and enforce the ordinances relating to hogs and beasts and to build a pound in the City of .
Sec 1. Be it ordained by the City Council of the City of , that from and after the passage of this ordinance, the City Constables, are, and shall be authorized to execute and enforce all ordinances relating to swine and beasts. [p. 188]
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