Blueskin Market Reserve Ordinance 1871 (O)

Blueskin Market Reserve Ordinance 1871 (O)

Provincial Act
Date of assent8 December 1871

In the 34th and 35th years of the reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria

An Ordinance to make provision for the management and control of land reserved for the purposes of a cattle market at Blueskin.

  • Preamble

    [Repealed]

    The Preamble was repealed by section 2 Statutes Repeal Act 1907.

1 Short Title
  • This Ordinance may be cited and referred to as the Blueskin Market Reserve Ordinance 1871.

2 Trustees incorporated
  • George McLean of Dunedin, Esquire, James Green of Blueskin, Esquire, Thomas Quayle of Waitati, Settler, Walter Park of Blueskin, Settler, and William Downes of Merton, Settler, and all such other persons as shall be hereafter appointed trustees under the provisions of this Ordinance and their successors shall be and they are hereby constituted a corporate body in fact and in law by the name and style of The Trustees of the Blueskin Cattle Market and Agricultural and Pastoral Association and by that name they and their successors shall have perpetual succession and a common seal with full power and authority by the same name and style to sue and be sued, plead and be impleaded, defend and be defended in all Courts and in all causes and suits at law or in equity whatsoever with power to take, purchase, and hold to them and their successors all goods, chattels, and personal property whatsoever and also all such lands, hereditaments and possessions as may be transferred to and vested in them as a site for holding a cattle market and exhibitions of live stock and agricultural produce or for any purposes in connection therewith and also to do all other matters and things incidental or appertaining to a corporate body subject nevertheless to any provisions in this Ordinance contained affecting such powers.

3 Power to remove and appoint Trustees
  • So often as any person so appointed shall die, resign, become incapable to act, or be removed, suspended, or absent from the said Province for the space of 6 consecutive months it shall be the duty of the said Superintendent to appoint by Proclamation in the Government Gazette for the Province of Otago either permanently or temporarily as occasion may require another fit and proper person or persons to be a trustee or trustees in the room and stead in the trustee or trustees so dying, resigning, becoming incapable or being absent as aforesaid.

4
  • [Repealed]

    Sections 4 and 5 were repealed by section 2 Statutes Repeal Act 1907.

5
  • [Repealed]

    Sections 4 and 5 were repealed by section 2 Statutes Repeal Act 1907.

6 Trustees may set apart a portion of land as a site for exhibitions
  • It shall be lawful for the Trustees of the Blueskin Cattle Market and Agricultural and Pastoral Association (hereinafter referred to as the Trustees) to set apart a sufficient portion of the said parcel of land as and for a site upon which to hold a cattle market and exhibitions of live stock and agricultural produce and from time to time to vary and alter the portion which may for the time being be set apart and to set apart another portion of the said land for such site in lieu thereof.

7 Trust may lease surplus lands
  • It shall be lawful for the Trustees by deed under their corporate seal to lease from time to time at such rent and on such conditions as they may think reasonable the whole or any part of the said parcel of land which may not be required or the purpose of holding a cattle market and exhibitions of live stock and agricultural produce for any term or term of years not exceeding 21 years at any one time.

8 Application of money
  • All money arising from the rents, issues, and profits of the said parcel of land shall be paid over to the Trustees and shall be applied by them in and towards the improvement of the said land and in rendering any part thereof that may be set apart as a site for a cattle market and the exhibition of live stock and agricultural produce suitable for that purpose and in and towards providing prizes for exhibits at any exhibitions held on such site or elsewhere in the Province of Otago and generally in and towards the encouragement of agriculture and the breeding of live stock and for such other purposes as the Trustees may from time to time determine to apply the same.

9 Superintendent may make rules and regulations
  • It shall be lawful for the Superintendent for the time being of the Province of Otago at the request in writing of the Trustees from time to time to make such rules and regulations (not inconsistent with any of the provisions of this Ordinance) as to him shall seem proper and the same or any of them to alter, amend, or annul in such way as he shall see fit:

    Provided that no such rules or regulations and no amendment or alteration of the same shall be or be considered to have come into operation until the same shall have been published in the Government Gazette for the Province of Otago.


Schedule

[Repealed]

  • The Schedule was repealed by section 2 Statutes Repeal Act 1907.