Collection of 28 Acts and Ordinances from 1840-1875; Relating to various matters including the protection of native animals, registration of dogs, bushfire prevention and the control of pernicious thistles. PARLIAMENT OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA.

Collection of 28 Acts and Ordinances from 1840-1875…
Collection of 28 Acts and Ordinances from 1840-1875; Relating to various matters including the protection of native animals, registration of dogs, bushfire prevention and the control of pernicious thistles.

Adelaide: Government printer, 1840-, 1875.

Quarto, very good in old marbled paper card covers with contemporary notes and amendments in ink.

Early Environmental law in South Australia

Collection of South Australian legislation of 1840-1875, bound in series, comprising the following:

Collection of South Australian legislation of 1840-1875, bound in series, comprising the following:

No. 10. 24 December 1858. An Act to consolidate and amend the Laws relating to district Councils. pp. 49-92. Plus three supplementary Acts.

No. 13. 21 October 1862. An Act to regulate Elections by Ballot. pp. 65-71.

No. 17. 25 November 1852. An Act for the making and improving of roads in South Australia. pp. 89-119.

No. 11. 12 November 1863. An Act to repeal an Act No. 17 of 1861…making and improving of roads in South Australia…" pp.103-113. And two further Acts relating to roadbuilding.

No. 8. 24 December 1858. An act to Consolidate and amend the Laws relating to the impounding of Cattle. pp. 25-44.

No. 5. 8 December 1840. An Act to regulate the slaughtering, and prevent the Stealing of Cattle. pp. 1-11.

No. 2. 19 February 1844. An Ordinance to Authorize the Levying of Fees on the slaughtering of Cattle… 2pp.

No. 19. 30 November 1847. To impose penalties…negligent burning of stubble and other produce. 2 pp. And another two 1864 relating to bush-fires.

No. 13. 18 February 1843. An Act for establishing standard weights and measures… 8pp.

No. 7. 9 July 1855. An ordinance to amend "An Act for establishing standard weights and measures…"

No. 16. 25 July 1845. An ordinance to regulate the use of weigh-bridges and steelyards. 2pp.

No. 26. 21 October 1862. An Act for preventing the further spread of Scotch Thistle, Variegated Thistle, and Bathurst Bur. pp. 123-125.

No. 11. 15 October 1875. An Act to Amend the the Law relating to Public Education. pp. 39-43.

No. 9. December 9 1853. An Act to regulate the occupation of crown Lands… pp. 123-126.

No. 21. 6 November 1874. An Act to Prevent the Destruction of certain Birds and Animals. pp. 173-177 (of special interest to Australian environmental history as early law protecting birds and animals on Crown lands, specifically exempting Aboriginal persons hunting and collecting for sustenance).

No. 6. 19 December 1867. An Act to consolidate and amend the Laws relating to the Registration of Dogs… pp. 45-53.

No. 12.19 December 1867. An Act to regulate the weights to be carried on certain Vehicles… pp. 107-110. And another related Act.

No. 6. 22 September 1875. An Act to regulate the use of Guns and Firearms in certain cases pp.15-17.

No. 16. 15 October 1875. An Act to provide for the Suppression of the Rabbit Nuisance. pp. 63-70.

No. 22. 18 December 1873. An Act to make provision for the preservation…of Public Health pp.153-177.

Condition Report: Covers rubbed.

Price (AUD): $825.00

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