Local Government Board's Provisional Order Confirmation (No.20) Act 1914

Publication Date:January 01, 1914
 
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Local Government Boards Provisional Order Confirmation (No.20) Act 1914

(4 & 5 Geo. 5) c. clxxx

An Act to confirm a Provisional Order of the Local Government Board relating to Doncaster.

[7th August 1914]

[4 & 5 Geo. 5.] Local Government Board's [Oh. Clxxx.] Provisional Order Confirmation (No. 20) Act, 1914. CHAPTER clxxx. An Act to confirm a Provisional Order of the Local a.d. 1914. Government Board relating to Doncaster. [7th August 1914.] W HEREAS the Local Government Board have made the Provisional Order set forth in the schedule hereto under the provisions of the Local Government Act 1888: 51 & 52 Vict c. 41. And whereas it is requisite that the said Order should he confirmed hy Parliament: Be it therefore enacted by the King's most Excellent Majesty hy 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: 1. The Order as amended and set out in the schedule hereto Order in shall be and the same is hereby confirmed and all the provisions scheduie * r confirmed. thereof shall have full validity and force. 2. This Act may be cited as the Local Government Board's Short title. Provisional Order Confirmation (No. 20) Act 1914. [Price 1*. 9d.] A 1 [Oh. clxxx.] Local Government Board's [4 & 5 Geo. 5.] Provisional Order Confirmation {No. 20) Act, 1914. A.D.19U. SCHEDULE. BOROUGH .OF DONCASTER. Doncaster Provisional Order made in pursuance of the Local Government 0rder- Act 1888 for extending a Borough. To the Mayor Aldermen and Burgesses of the Borough of Doncaster; To the Court of Quarter Sessions for the said Borough; To the Justices of the Peace for the said Borough; To the Justices of the Peace for the County of the West Riding of Yorkshire in Quarter Sessions assembled; To the County Council of the West Riding of Yorkshire; To the Urban District Council of Balby with Hexthorpe; To the Urban District Council of Wheatley; To the Rural District Council of Doncaster; To the Guardians of the Poor of the Doncaster Union; To the Chairman of the Parish Meeting of the Parish of Can-House and Elmfield ; To the Overseers of the Poor of the Parish of Carr House and Elmfield and of each of the Townships of Balby with Hexthorpe Doncaster and Wheatley; And to all others whom it may concern. 51 & 52 Vict. WHEREAS by Section 54 of the Local Government Act 1888 the Local Government Board are empowered to make a Provisional Order for altering the boundary of any Borough and by such Order to divide or alter any electoral division; And whereas the Borough of Doncaster in the County of the West Riding of Yorkshire is a Borough within the meaning of the Local Government Act 1888 and the inhabitants are a body corporate by the name of the Mayor Aldermen and Burgesses of the Borough of 2 A [4 & 5 Geo. 5.] Local Government Board's [Ch. clxxx.] Provisional Order Confirmation (No. 20) Act, 1914. A.D. 1914. Doncaster Order. Doncaster and act by the Council of the said Borough which now consists of the Mayor (who is also a Councillor) six Aldermen and seventeen other Councillors and the said Borough is for the purposes of the election of Councillors divided into six wards named respectively the Central Ward the East Ward the Nortli Ward the Saint George's Ward the South Ward and the West Ward; And whereas the said Borough is co-extensive with the Township of Doncaster and is an Urban District of which the Mayor Aldermen and Burgesses acting by the Council are the Urban District Council; And whereas the said Borough has a separate court of quarter sessions commission of the peace police force recorder and coroner; And whereas in pursuance of the Education Act 1902 the Council 2 Edw. 7. of the said Borough are the local education authority for the purposes "42-of Part HI. of that Act and the County Council of the West Riding of Yorkshire are the local education authority for the other purposes of that Act; And whereas the unrepealed provisions of the Local Acts specified in Part I. of the Schedule to this Order and of the Confirmation Acts specified in Part II. of the said schedule so far as the last-mentioned Acts relate to the orders specified in that schedule are in force in the said Borough; 53 & 54 Vict. c. 34 53 & 54 Vict. c. 59. 55 4 56 Vict. c. 53. 56 Vict. 0.11. 1 Edw. 7. c. 19. 7 Edw. 7. c. 40. And whereas the provisions of (a) The Infectious Disease (Prevention) Act 1890; (6) Parts II. EI. and IV. of the Public Health Acts Amendment Act 1890 ; (c) The Public Libraries Acts 1892 to 1901; and {d) The Notification of Births Act 1907; are in force in the said Borough; And whereas the Urban District of Balby with Hexthorpe in the Administrative County of the West Riding of Yorkshire immediately adjoins the said Borough and is co-extensive with the Township of Balby with Hexthorpe and is subject to the jurisdiction of the Urban District Council of Balby with Hexthorpe and the Urban District of Wheatley in the said Administrative County immediately adjoins the said Borough and is co-extensive with the Township of. Wheatley and is subject to the jurisdiction of the Urban District Council of Wheatley; And whereas the provisions of the Infectious Disease (Prevention) Act 1890 and Parts H. HI. and V. of the Public Health Acts Amendment Act 1890 are in force in the Urban District of Balby with A 2 3 [Oh. Clxxx.] Local Government Board's [4 & 5 Geo. 5.] Provisional Order Confirmation {No. 20) Act, 1914. A.D. 19H. Hexthorpe and the provisions of the Infectious Disease (Prevention) D~ster Act 1890 and Part IEL of the Public Health Acts Amendment Act Order. 1890 are in force in the Urban District of Wheatley; And whereas the Parish of Carr House and Elmfield in the said Administrative County immediately adjoins the said Borough and is a contributory place in the Rural District of Doncaster and is subject to the jurisdiction of the Rural District Council of Doncaster and one Rural District Councillor is elected for the said Parish; And whereas the provisions of the Infectious Disease (Prevention) Act 1890 and the provisions of Part III. of the Public Health Acts Amendment Act 1890 which are applicable to Rural Districts are in force in the Rural District of Doncaster; And whereas the Townships of Balby with Hexthorpe Doncaster and Wheatley are included in the Doncaster Union and three Guardians are elected for the Township of Balby with Hexthorpe and two Guardians are elected for the Township of Wheatley and the Township of Doncaster is for the purpose of the election of guardians divided into six wards which are respectively co-extensive with and bear the same names as the municipal wards of the said Borough and one Guardian is elected for each of the said wards; And whereas the Parish of Carr House and Elmfield is also included in the said Union and the Rural District Councillor elected for the said Parish is the representative of the Parish on the Board of Guardians of the said Union; And whereas in pursuance of the Education Act 1902 the Parish of Carr House and Elmfield and the Townships of Balby with Hexthorpe and Wheatley form part of the area of the County Council of the West Riding of Yorkshire as the local education authority; And whereas by virtue of an Order of the Local Government Board dated the Fourteenth day of August One thousand eight hundred and eighty-eight as altered by certain other Orders and Provisional Orders of the Local Government Board the number of County Councillors for the County of the West Riding of Yorkshire is ninety of which number two are apportioned to the said Borough and seventy-four are apportioned to so much of the County as is not included in the said Borough and the Boroughs of Batley Harrogate Keighley Morley Ossett Pontefract Ripon Todmorden and _ Wakefield and the Borough of Doncaster has accordingly been divided into two Electoral Divisions which are termed respectively the Doncaster First Electoral Division and the Doncaster Second Electoral Division; 4 [4 & 5 Geo. 5.] Local Government Board's [Ch. clxxx.] Provisional Order Confirmation (No. 20) Act, 1914. And whereas the Township of Balby with Hexthorpe is included A.D. 1914. in the Balby Electoral Division of the County of the West Riding of D m nter Yorkshire and the Parish, of Carr House and Elmfield and the Town- Order. ship of Wheatley are included in the Tickhill Electoral Division of the said County: Now therefore We the Local Government Board in pursuance of the powers given to Us by Sections 54 and 59 of the Local Govern- 51 & 52 Vict. ment Act 1888 and by any other enactments in that behalf do hereby c-41, order that from and after the date of the Act of Parliament confirming this Order the following provisions shall take effect: Art. I. In this Order Definitions. (1) The expression "the commencement of this Order" means the Ninth day of November One thousand nine hundred and fourteen; (2) The expression "the existing Borough" means the Borough of Doncaster as it existed immediately prior to the commencement of this Order; (3) The expression "the Borough" means the existing Borough as extended by this Order; (i) The expression " the Corporation" means as the context requires the Mayor Aldermen and Burgesses of the existing Borough or of the Borough, acting by the Council; (5) The expressions "the County" and "the County Council" mean respectively the County of the West Riding of Yorkshire and the County Council of that County; (6) The expression "the Borough maps" means the two maps each marked "Map of the Borough of Doncaster as extended 1914" and sealed with the official seal of the Local Government Board; (7)The expression "the Ward maps" means the two maps each marked "Map of the Wards of the Borough of Doncaster as extended 1914" and sealed with the official seal of the Local Government Board; (8) The expressions "the Balby with Hexthorpe District" and "the Balby with Hexthorpe Council" mean respectively the Urban...

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