Local Government Board's Provisional Order Confirmation (No.18) Act 1914

Publication Date:January 01, 1914
 
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Local Government Boards Provisional Order Confirmation (No.18) Act 1914

(4 & 5 Geo. 5) c. clxxxiii

An Act to confirm a Provisional Order of the Local Government Board relating to Devonport Plymouth and East Stonehouse.

[10th August 1914]

[4, & 5 Geo. 5.] Local Government Board's [Ch. clxxxiii.] Provisional Order Confirmation (No. 18) Act, 1914. CHAPTER clxxxiii. An Act to confirm a Provisional Order of the Local a.d. 1914. Government Board relating to Devonport Plymouth and East Stonehouse. [10th 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 be confirmed by Parliament: Be it therefore 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: 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 ^firmed thereof shall have full validity and force. 2.(1) The Insurance Commissioners may at any time after Provision as the passing of this Act by order make such provision as appears co,,"^^6 to them to be necessary for enabling an insurance committee for for borough the borough to be duly constituted under the National Insurance of plvmo,lth-Act 1911. (2) An order under this section may authorise the insurance committees for the existing boroughs and for the county to continue to act as insurance committees for the Plymouth Borough the Devonport Borough and the urban district respectively until such date not being later than the thirty-first day of December one thousand nine hundred and fourteen as may be specified in the order and may provide for the transfer to the committee constituted by the order of all or any of the property rights and liabilities of any of the said insurance committees. [Price 2s. 9d.] A 1 [Ch. ClXXXiii.] Local Government Board's [4 & 5 Geo. 5.1 Provisional Order Confirmation {No. 18) Act, 1914. A.D. 1914. (3) ^n order under this section may provide for such financial adjustments and may contain such other consequential and supplemental provisions as may appear to the Insurance Commissioners necessary or expedient. (4) An order under this section shall have effect as if enacted in the National Insurance Act 1911 and may be revoked varied or amended by an order made in like manner as the original order, Short title. 3. This Act may be cited as the Local Government Board's Provisional Order Confirmation (No. 18) Act 19J 4. , 2 [4 & 5 Geo. 5.] Local Government Board's [Oh. clxxxiii.] Provisional Order Confirmation (No. 18) Act, 1914. SCHEDULE. A.D. 1914. BOROUGHS OF DEVONPORT AND PLYMOUTH AND URBAN DISTRICT OF EAST STONEHOUSE. Provisional Order made in pursuance of the Local Government Plymouth Act 1888 for uniting and extending County Boroughs. 0rdfir- To the Mayor Aldermen and Burgesses of the Borough of Devonport; To the Mayor Aldermen and Burgesses of the Borough of Plymouth; To the Court of Quarter Sessions for the Borough of Devonport; To the Justices of the Peace for the Borough of Devonport; To the Court of Quarter Sessions for the Borough of Plymouth; To the Justices of the Peace for the Borough of Plymouth; To the Justices of the Peace for the County of Devon in Quarter Sessions assembled; To the County Council of Devon; To the Urban District Council of East Stonehouse; To the Guardians of the Poor of the Parish of Devonport; To the Guardians of the Poor of the Parish of East Stonehouse; To the Guardians of the Poor of the Town of Plymouth; To the Overseers of the Poor of the Parishes of Devonport East Stonehouse and Plymouth; To the Plymouth Port Sanitary Authority; To the Plymouth Devonport and Stonehouse Carriage and Boat Commissioners; And to all others whom it may concern. WHEREAS by Section 54 of the Local Government Act 1888 the SI & 52 Vict. Local Government Board are empowered to make a Provisional Order for the union for all or any purposes of the said Act of any Boroughs or for altering the boundary of any Borough and by such Order to divide or alter any electoral division; A 2 8 A.D. 1914. Plymouth Order. 2 Edw 7. c. 42. 53 & 54 Yict. c. 34. 53 & 54 Yict. c. 59. 9 4 10 Vict. c. 74. 10 4 11 Vict. c. 61. 41 4 42 Vict. c.H. 45 4 46 Vict. c. 30. 59 4 60 Vict. c. 59. 62 4 63 Vict. c. 29. 4 56 Vict. c. 53. Vict. c. 11. 1 Edw. 7. c. 19. 7 Edw. 7. c 40. 54 4 55 Vict. c. 22. 15 416 Vict. e. 85. 6 Rdw. 7. c 44. [Oh.. Clxxxiii.] Local Government Board's [4 & 5 Geo. 5.] Provisional Order Confirmation (No. 18) Act, 1914. And whereas by Section 55 of the said Act it is enacted that where the Local Government Board make a Provisional Order under that Act for uniting two county boroughs such Order may make them one borough and one county for the purposes of that Act and that such Order may also contain such provisions as may seem necessary or proper for regulating the division of the combined borough into wards the number of councillors to be elected for each ward and the first election of the council of the combined borough and for providing for the clerks of the peace coroners town clerks and officers of the boroughs and the application to them of the provisions of the said Act as to existing officers and for providing for all matters incidental to or consequential on the union of the boroughs; And whereas each of the Boroughs of Devonport and Plymouth is a County Borough within the meaning of the Local Government Act 1888 and is for the purposes of that Act situate in the County of Devon and. the inhabitants of the said Boroughs are respectively bodies corporate by the names respectively of the Mayor Aldermen and Burgesses of the Borough of Devonport and the Mayor Aldermen and Burgesses of the Borough of Plymouth and act in each case by the Council of the Borough; And whereas the Borough of Devonport is co-extensive with the Parish of Devonport and the Borough of Plymouth is co-extensive with the Parish of Plymouth and each of the said Boroughs is an Urban Sanitary District of which the Mayor Aldermen and Burgesses acting by the Council are the Urban Sanitary Authority; And whereas each of the said Boroughs 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 of each of the said Boroughs are the local education authority for their Borough; And whereas the provisions of The Infectious Disease (Prevention) Act 1890; The Public Health Acts Amendment Act 1890; (o) The Baths and Washhouses Acts 1846 to 1899; The Public Libraries Acts 1892 to 1901; and The Notification of Births Act 1907 ; are in force in each of the said Boroughs and the provisions of the Museums and Gymnasiums Act 1891 are in force in the Borough of Plymouth; And whereas the Council of each of the said Boroughs are the authority for the execution of the Burial Acts 1852 to 1906 within their Borough; '.. 4 [4 & o Geo. 5.] Local Government Board's [Ch. clXXXiii.] Provisional Order Confirmation (No. 18) Act, 1914. And whereas the Borough of Devonport immediately adjoins the A.D. 1914, Borough of Plymouth and the Urban District of East Stonehouse in the Administrative County of Devon immediately adjoins the said okn* Boroughs; And whereas the said Urban District is co-extensive with the Parish of East Stonehouse and is subject to the jurisdiction of the Urban District Council of East Stonehouse; And whereas the provisions of the Infectious Disease (Prevention) Act 1890 and of the Public Health Acts Amendment Act 1890 are in force in the said Urban District; And whereas in pursuance of the Education Act 1902 the Parish of East Stonehouse forms part of the area of the County Council of the Administrative County of Devon as the local education authority; And whereas the unrepealed provisions of the Local Acts specified in Part I. of the First Schedule to this Order and of the Confirmation Acts specified in Part I. of the Second Schedule to this Order so far as the last-mentioned Acts relate to the Orders specified in that part of that schedule are in force in the Borough of Devonport the unrepealed provisions of the Local Acts specified in Part II. of the First Schedule to this Order and of the Confirmation Acts specified in Part II. of the Second Schedule to this Order so far as the last-mentioned Acts relate to the Orders specified in that part of that schedule are in force in the Borough of Plymouth and the unrepealed provisions of the Local Acts specified in Part III. of the First Schedule to this Order and of the Confirmation Acts specified in Part III. of the Second Schedule to this Order so far as the last-mentioned Acts relate to the Orders specified in that part of that schedule are in force in the said Urban District; And whereas the Council of the Borough of Devonport have established industrial undertakings for the supply of gas water and electricity and for the provision of tramways and the Council of the Borough of Plymouth have established industrial undertakings for the supply of water and electricity and for the provision of markets and tramways and the said Urban District Council have established an industrial undertaking for the supply of water; And whereas by virtue of an Order of the Local Government Board dated the Twenty-third day of February One thousand nine hundred as altered by a further Order of the Local Government Board dated the Fourth day of November One thousand nine hundred and two the Plymouth Port Sanitary Authority are the port sanitary authority for the Port of Plymouth and by the said Order as altered as aforesaid provision is made for the representation on the said port sanitary authority of certain of the Eiparian Authorities of the said port; A3 5 [Oh...

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