Hendon Urban District Council Act 1929

Publication Date:January 01, 1929
 
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Hendon Urban District Council Act 1929

(20 & 21 Geo. 5) c. xxi

An Act to provide for the extension of the urban district of Hendon to confer further powers on the Council of that district to make further and better provision for the improvement health and local government of the district and for other purposes.

[26th July 1929]

[20 Geo. 5.] Hendon Urban District [Ch. xxi.] Council Act, 1929. CHAPTER xxi. An Act to provide for the extension of the urban a.d. 1929. district of Hendon to confer further powers on the Council of that district to make further and better provision for the improvement health and local government of the district and for other purposes. [26th July 1929.] W HEREAS the urban district of Hendon (in this Act referred to as " the district'") is under the local government of the urban district council of Hendon (in this Act referred to as " the Council "): And whereas the parish of Edgware in the rural district of Hendon is situate in the administrative county of Middlesex and adjoins the district: And whereas it is expedient to alter and extend the boundaries of the distiict so as to include within the district as extended by this Act the said parish of Edgware : And whereas the district (which is coterminous with the parish of Hendon) and the parish of Edgware are included in the Hendon union and it is expedient to extend the boundaries of the parish of Hendon so as to include therein the parish of Edgware: And whereas it is expedient to make further provision in regard to streets and buildings in the district and that the powers of the Council in relation to the health local government and improvsment of the district be enlarged as by this Act provided: [Price 4*. Net.] A 1 [Oh. xxi.] Hendon Urban District Council Act, 1929. [20 Geo. 5.] A.D. 1929. And whereas it is expedient that the provisions coiitamed in this Act with respect to the carrying on of trading in the streets of the district should be made : And whereas it is expedient that the other provisions contained in this Act be enacted: And whereas the purposes of this Act cannot be effected without the authority of Parliament: And whereas in relation to the promotion of the Bill for this Act the requirements of the Borough Funds Acts 1872 and 1903 have been observed and the consent of the Minister of Health has been obtained: May it therefore please Your Majesty that it may be enacted and be it enacted by the King's most Excellent Majesty by and with the advice and consent of the Lords Spiritual and Temporal and Commons in this present Parliament assembled and by the authority of the same as follows: Short title. Division of Act into Parts. Incorpora tion of Lands Clauses Acts. Part I. Preliminary. This Act may be cited as the Hendon Urban District Council Act 1929. This Act is divided into Parts as follows : Part I.Preliminary. Part II.Extension of existing district. Part III.Streets buildings sewers and drains. Part IV.Infectious disease and sanitary provisions. Part V.Parks baths public buildings &c. Part VI.Lands. Part VII.Street trading. Part VI1LFinancial Part IX.Miscellaneous. 3. The Lands Clauses Acts except section 127 of the Lands Clauses Consolidation Act 1845 and except the provisions with respect to the purchase and taking of lands otherwise than by agreement (so far as the same 2 [20 Geo. 5.] Hendon Urban District [Ch. xxi.] Cowncil Act, 1929. are applicable for the purposes and are not inconsistent A.D. 1929. with the provisions of this Act) are hereby incorporated with and form part of this Act. 4.(1) In this x\ct the several words and expressions Interpreia-to which meanings are assigned by the Acts wholly or tion-partially incorporated herewith or by the Public Health Acts have the same respective meanings unless there be something in the subject or context repugnant to such construction. (2) In this Act unless the subject or context otherwise requires " The appointed day " means the first day of April one thousand nine hundred and thirty-one or such other day as the Minister may by order appoint under the power conferred by this Act; " The existing district" means the urban district of Hendon as existing immediately before the appointed day; " The extended district " means the existing district as extended by this Act; " The district" means until the appointed day the existing district and thereafter the extended district; " The Council" means the urban district council of the district; " The clerk " " the treasurer " " the medical officer" " the surveyor " and " the sanitary inspector " mean respectively the clerk the treasurer the medical officer of health the surveyor and any sanitary inspector of the council and respectively include any person duly authorised to discharge temporarily the duties of those officers; " The county" and " the county council" mean respectively the administrative county of Middlesex and the county council of that county; " The district map " means the map marked " Map " of the urban district of Hendon as extended " by the Hendon Urban District Council Act " 1929 " and signed in triplicate by Sir Walter Raine the Chairman of the Committee of the House of Commons to which the Bill for this Act was referred of which copies are to be A 2 3 [Ch. XXi.] Hendon Urban District [20 Geo. 5.1 Council Act, 1929. A.D. 1929. deposited as mentioned in the section of this Act of which the marginal note is " Deposit of maps "; " The parish of Edgware " means the existing parish of Edgware and " the Edgware Council " means the parish council of that parish ; " The rural district" and " the rural council" mean respectively the rural district of Hendon and the rural district council of that distiict; " The added area " means the parish of Edgware added to the existing district by this Act; " The parish of Hendon " means the existing parish of Hendon as extended by this Act; " Existing " in relation to any area altered by this Act means existing immediately before the appointed day; " Local authority" means a local authority as defined in section 3 of the Local Government and other Officers' Superannuation Act 1922; " Officer " includes a servant and any person whose remuneration is paid by a local authority; " The Minister " means the Minister of Health; " The Act of 1888 ;' means the Local Government Act 1888; " The Act of 1894 " means the Local Government Act 1894; "The Public Health Acts" means the Public Health Act 1875 and the Acts amending and extending the same; " The Lands Clauses Acts " means the Lands Clauses Acts as modified by the Acquisition of Land (Assessment of Compensation) Act 1919; " The Act of 1925 " means the Rating and Valuation Act 1925; " Child " means a person under the age of sixteen vears; "Snnday school" means any school in which children are assembled for instruction on a Sunday or specially for religious instruction whether on a Sunday or not; 4 [20 Geo. 5.] Hendm Urban District [Ch. xxi.] Council Act, 1929. " Infectious disease " means any infectious disease A.D. 1929. to which the Infectious Disease (Notification) Act 1889 is for the time being applicable within the district; " Food " has the meaning assigned to it by section 26 of the Sale of Food and Drugs Act 1899; " Daily penalty " means a penalty for each day on which any offence is continued by a person after conviction; " Telegraphic line " has the same meaning as in the Telegraph Act 1878; " Statutory borrowing power" means any power whether or not coupled with a duty of borrowing or continuing on loan or re-borrowing money or of redeeming or paying off or creating or continuing payment of or in respect of any annuity rentcharge rent or other security representing or granted in lieu of consideration money for the time being existing under any Act of Parliament public or local passed or to be passed or under any Provisional Order confirmed by Act of Parliament passed or to be passed or under any order or sanction of any Government department made or given or to be made or given by authority of any Act of Parliament passed or to be passed; " Statutory security " means any security in which trustees are for the time being by or under any Act of Parliament passed or to be passed authorised to invest trust money and any mortgage bond debenture debenture stock stock or other security authorised by or under any Act of Parliament passed or to be passed of any county council or municipal corporation or other local authority as defined by section 34 of the Local Loans Act 1875 but does not include annuities rentcharges or securities transferable by delivery or any securities of the Council; " Revenues of the Council " includes the revenues of the Council from time to time arising from any land undertaking or other property for the time 5 [Ch. xxi.] Hendon Urban District Council Act, 1929. [20 Geo. 5.; A.D. 1929. being of the Council and the rates or contribu- tions leviable by or on the order or precept of the Council; " The general rate fund " and " the general rate " mean respectively the general rate fund and general rate of the district. Commencement of this Part of Act. Extension of district. Alteration of parishes. Deposit of maps. Paet II. Extension of Existing Distbict. 5. This Part of this Act shall except so far as is otherwise herein expressly provided and so far as there may be anything in the subject matter or context inconsistent therewith come into operation on the first day of April one thousand nine hundred and thirty-one or such other day (not being later than the first day of April one thousand nine hundred and thirty-two) as the Minister by order to be made not later than the first day of March one thousand nine hundred and thirty-one may appoint: Provided that for the purposes of all proceedings preliminary or relating to any local government election to be held for any area constituted or affected by this Part of this Act in the year in which the appointed day occurs this Part of this Act shall...

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