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LAWS OF THE SITATE OF LOUISIANA.
PUBLISHEDI BY AUTHIORITY. MIIULAR lSUIOUN OF 180. No. 196.) AN AC r To fli the fee of the elorks of the (lvil nnd lriminal DDistrit (Jourts for the pCarish of Orleanse, the civil and criminal soer life fur the parhl-h of Orleans, the clerks and constables of the city courts of New ,Orlsatla, the register od conveyalnotnc and recorder of mortgages for the prl'sh of Orleane; to regulate the collection of sald fees; to o .rgt les a 1isystem of stamps for the colledtlon of the t.e's of the clerks of said courts, the register of conveyances and recorder of mortlgetes for the par ish of Orleane, and t4 regulate the du(ltis of the Governor, Aultitorro PeIblic Acounits, Seoretary of ltate, H.tt,o l're'asIurer, Fiscal Agent, in relation theroto, andl to prescrlbe certain peenalties and opunish ment for the emlrzealment, forgery and counterfelitng of said stain ps. eacTION 1. Ble ift oerl'ed by thl (elnerell As sembly of the Malle ofl Ltmisiana, Tni't for the services of the clerk of trhe Uivil itritrlot Court for the parish of Orleans. the follow. ieg amounts shall be chargedl , to be collected as hereinafter provided : First---For fillug tand docketing every oriKl nal petition with bonid, afllldavlt, nlte or ao count, and all other tdo entlll etl. colllnpainygll the same, the basis of a eult or pro'eooeinll In seurt and to cover all necessary lorders of cilolrt thereon, the entoring of filual J1glnlenit there in, and the rectorllig of Ith pll, litillon, ansRwetr and final judgment., for all live dollars ($). lbecond--For Inlsslung cactil tlatio, and one copy, for both, with certltllcate anid seals, ti ty ltfld--For fIlling any answer, supplemental petloti, intervenlition, third oppositioil, ox .eption, motlion, roi' or other proclteeding or document, other than those actllllpanyglll theoriginal petit ion, for oelh ithirty et0eitsl (1t1). And each order of court thoerenon, twent y five cents (an). Fourth--For Issuing copy of petition. an swer, supplemental petition, role, mot Ion or other papr, requiring to bl. cealhd h V tlh clerk In the plrores5 of any case do court, with certllifate anid seal, for cacti on(i lundred ((10i) words or part thereof, twenty fve cents (21). IFlfth--For elsuling writ of attachmoent, with certificate and seals, one dollar ($1i. th--For Issullng writ oef atltachmennt at non.resident (four copiesl, all with oer floate and seals, for all two dollars 1$2). Seventh-For ssuing lu writ of arrest, with certificate and seal, one dollar l($). Eighth-For isseeuing writ of see:questratloi, ttl, tirttflleate and seals, one dollar ($1). Ninth-For issuing writ of provisional suelurt, with certificate and seals, one dollar Tenth-For issuing Writ of injunctiol and one copy, with certlloate and seals, one dol larI ($1). And for each additional copy, fifty conts Eleventh--For issulng writ of mnandamus and one copy, with certifloate and seals. one dollar ($1). And each additional copy, fifty centts 5,0). Twelfth-For Issuing writ of certlorarl and doe copy. with certificate and seals, seventy five cents (78). And for each additional copy, flfty cents (a0). Thirteenth-For issueng writ of habeas ripul , with certificate and seals, to be tchrged in civil cases only one dollar ($1). No charge shall be made by any clerk or sheriff In habeas corpus oases In criminal oirt'ieethFor l~eIuing writs of snoaure and sale, with certificate and seals, one dollar F(lifteenth-For issuing writs of distringas, opy, with certificate and seale, one dol lar( And for each additional copy, fifty cents (50). $Szteenth-.For issuinto writ of possessioo or eeo0tmniet, with one copy, with certiflcate and seals, one dollar ($1). And for each additional copy, twenty-five oats (s8). Seventeenth-For issuing suhporna duces 8set_5 with one copy, with certiilcate and seals fifty cents (50). SAnd oreach addi hlonal copy fifty cents (50). -lltghteenth--For issuing sublolria for wit nesses, for each witness, twenty cents (20). Ninteenth--For Issuing notice of judglment and one copy of same, with certillfcate and Seals, fifty cents (50). Twentleth-For issuing citation of appeal, with one copy, with certificate and seals, lifty oent* (50). T. tt-first--For issuing attachments to .aon into court or for contem pt, one doll·l t1. lT ly.second--For leesuing enire facins In each case in which a jury may be prayed for and granted, and for swearing the Jury to be charged, whether the jury be mppateled or not, for both one dollar ($t). Twenty-third-For issulng writ of flrri faciaa, with certlhleate and .al,. seventy-tive cenlts (75). Twenty-fourth--For eessuing noticen of de mand, with one copy, with certificate and eals, eventy-five cents (75). And for each additional copy, twenty-five cents (Zr). Twenty-fifth --For isasing notice to credt Itors of ineolvents, with one copy thoroof, with certificate and seal, for each creditor. twenty cents (20). Twenty-sixh--For issuing commi slions to take testimony of witnesses, or answers to interrogatories, with certillcate and seal, flity cents (50). Twentyeseventh--For Issuing notice of trial, nI6tier to take testimony, notice to cross terrogatories, notice of appointment to curator ad hoc, syndic, curator, attorney for absent heirs, appraiser, expert, auditor~ um plre, arbitrator, liquidator, executor adm in Istrator tutor, receiver, notary, auotioneer or other ofaoer appointed by court, when such notice Is required or ordered to be issued, for each original with one copy of same, with eartificate and seals, fifty cents (50). Twenty-eighth--For issuing letters of ap pointment or confirmation, of any tutor, curator, administrator, executor, syndic, liquidator, receiver or other officer appointed or confirmed by court, with one copy thereof, with certificate and seals, one dollar ($1). And for each additional copy, fifty cents (50). Twenty-ninth- For taking and recording every bond of an administrator, executor, curator, tutor, liquidator syndic, receiver, tutor or other ofioer, one dollar ($1). Thirtieth-For issuing, and where neces sary, recording the oath of every adminis trator, ekecutor, curator, tutor, under tutor, liquidator, syndic, receiver, auditor, expert, arbitrator, umpire, appraiser, curator ad ho:, attorney for absent heirs or other officer or person appointed or conitrmed by court, ¶hirty-frt-For sadmlnistering oaths in all cases and for affixing jurat and seal to affi davit, for all twenty-five cents (25). Thirty-second--For each certificate pre pared by the clerk and signed by the judge, one dollar ($1). Thirty-third-For preparing advertise mnents for newspapers, tifty cents ()50). Thirty-fourth-For preparing c.ruticate of proof of publication, with j urat sd certiti ,eate and seal, and for adminise rlng oath thereto, for all twenty-five cents (25). Thirty-fifth-Por taking down testimony in court on probate of wills, and writing the necessary orders and decrees in such mat ters, for all two dollars and fifty cents ($2 50.) Thirty-sixth-For each certificate issued by a Judge to a married woman, under article 127 of the Civil Code, two dollars and fifty cents ($2 50). Thirty-seventh-For each declaration of change of domicile, for all costs therein, one dollar and fifty cents ($1 50). Thirty-eighth-For each confession of judg ment, for all proceedings therein, including a copy of the final judgment, and for record inz all necessary proceedings, two dollars ana fifty cents ($2 50). Thirty-ninth-For each proceeding for emancipation, where the same is uncontested, for all proceedings therein, Including a copy of the final judgment, and for recording all necesary proceedings, five dollars ($5). Fortleth-In all cases of successions where the heirs are recognised and sent into posses ion, without otlherproceedings, for all costs ten dollars ($10). Forty-one--For each proceeding for nomi Irram iaili.'tnia, eai . I Mat sdnartlnie n dol n ( $10) .. FtItrteednFd-Por enwriug s itetin i ntion of kudament no charlt 8h be nade, bil for Seaoh copy thereof, with Certifloate and seal, seventy-five cent (75). Forty-third-For eaob declaration of inten tion to become a citizen of the United State,e, for all proceedings therein, Including neces or y copy of certificate with seal, for all one dollar I$1). Forty-four) h--For each proceedlling natu raellihig a forelaner as a cltitzn of the United Mtates, for all pro.eeelings, Including one copy or certlflcate with seal. for all one dol lar nol fifty r·ntai ($1 PI5n). Forty-tifth For C~o)lies of all acte, re'ords or papers of ally kind requlred Ito he lll.e by tie clerk, or of which tilen orignals are In tile charge, whether tMatl for private use or for juil.'Ial or other ptiublic priocleting, In cluding transcrlpts of appeal, wlth certlifoate and seals Ito alttliitticthit tte saru0 IIltdI11110d, for .stCh one hillldred words, tw ~ty-live (eOits (25,. Forty-sixtth- For tilnll anld recordllllg oud dleds of convoyauceo of real iprolperty sold by the Sheriiff, inltidllnig celrttlloaln anld .laI, for each hunlld'red wolrdl, twenlty-lve cents (2P). Fortiy-sPvnth No chargen hatI tlll n made for not riiesol In the minutes In any case, nior for calling, ixilng, poitlig or colltiillig any enns, f'r sweat ilg WIIttIisseS or Jlrors, or for illing the rittull'ri ilpoin pIroComI of aniy kllnld. Forty-lright h- -Fior taking testlolmony in opt"n court, ith her tiy shlort-haln ior otthirwlRn, for ench one htlndred words, twenty-live conut (27''ridrldt,'. that all the coote for taking the saiie ashall bie paidl iby the party on whosoie lb, hatlf the wtitnan shall have itncit ca1lliot; unit providet'd further, that all tolstllotny takln shall lbe paul for by a starpil or stamips for the rtlquislltt antiintl, which shall i afflxiled thierto before thie Samue sihall kl Illotld by the clerk, anld no jli iglllnlit shatll I1 renderod IIl favor of any party whoVise testorIlllny tItaill ilot have n ira t staln l olotpli al ld IlId. and ill Caose lIt her party whosie testlinoniiy hall inot have bIe)n first sltanld and 1It0d, tand ll i o(L'O elther party Shatll appeal, all tltimonIiy. not, so stallpd lI flitl, shall nolit he colopleld intot the tranlelllit or otlislolreld I)by the appillate colllrt. A ll. lnattllinnly loit plla for Iiy tile party at wthomte InaItainoo. It was tiakln my he ullced as evidlenc. in thie causeo on I('Ilng prl'operly sta.nipotd and ili Id by ally one having an in tertet tlherelin, tandi the amounillt so paid for stanpR tliIoall t lo talxoldl aS outtst In tfie cacn. Hii,'. 2. IHe it furthetr emiolct'tl, Hr.. 'l'lThat all istt.Rs otf piroceedtllig in thle Clvil l)ltrl't (Court for the parish tof Orlianll, or fotr sor vlhµ's of the clierk t lhereof, shitll te pai tIn the stantipa hireiolnfter provltndl flor, in advance, at tiIIe time Si pl'totoeoilling or ervhloe Is no quoired, bly nflxlillg a stalmp or stalrlmp In amount corrlo'l it llol g ,to thiei fe for tlm pro e.,dillig or servien required, as lfixed in 'W'e tlin Iirot of tlisl ait, to the dtilnrent, writ or prlui'ol al herlinolftor' provtdtl, anti no cle'rk Shall file or permirlt to ble IIlid any paper or docutoilnt, or l.nue ally proietoasR, coplly, certlti cate or other pr'oinldlng unlillss the requislt-e e.ltimp has lhen l illlct'id thleoreto. M.u. 3. Ir of itfurthi'r e'rtt-d, h'., That either party in any can.o requitrlog the ofm l0al srvil'Vs ti tel perforl'lnoetd Shall pay tlll cotls theirefor, antid shall be tutitledl to rco'ovor' the amolunt thlreof from the other party, on the final termlinottoin of the otases, if the costs aShould be dorne.i lit his favor. Hacn. A. kle it furllthr etnaetft, etc., That the defendant, lu any ('auso I, or proc.oedingi shall have the right to require the pl.intilT or party prosecuthig the same to give bond or other security. In such amount as may be fixed by the court, to seottire the repayment on linal termlnation of the cause of all cotsi expended by the defendant therein. That the order re quiring such bond or security fo)r costs shall Isslle exr lIuorl on the apploation of the party without os.ts, andi no further prooetling shall be had in such calse until such Iond or so. curity has been furnished. That the court shall fix the delay within which such bond or security for costs shall be furnished, anll the failure to furnish the esme within SUech do lay, shall operate a disissal eof the proceed ings as in case of non-suit. That in all cases the surety for exlte shal hbe considered a party to such suilt or proce!dling, and shall be condemned for the amount of costs recovera ble mn solidfo with the party east In the final Judgment in Su.h prooeeding. I8ro. . Be it further enacted, etc., That the clerk of the Civil I)lstrlet Court of the parlsh of Orleans shall keep the following dockets, with proper indices thereto, viz: First---One docket for all sucioswaon, eman alpation, interdliction, and partition proceed SIncond-One docket for all cases involving two hundred dollars or lsee, exclusive otf in terest and other than those speolied in par agrlih first of this section. 'hird -One docket for all oases Involving more than two hundred dollars and not more than one thousand dollars, exclusive of inter est, and other than those specified In para graph first of this section. Fourth-One docket for all cases involving more than one thousand dollars, exclusive of intereet, and other than those spool8ied in par agraph first of this section. Fifth-One docket for all cases of separa tion and divorce, landlord's writ for posses sion, nmandarius, injunction, habeas corpus, doclaratlon of domicile, and all other casoe in whloch no money demand l I nvolved, and othoor than those specliled in paragraph first of this sectlon. tEo. 6. Ie i~ fourther enacte.l. etc., Tlhat upon tho dockets pirovitled for by sotlon lfifth of this act the clerk shall cause to Io entered every proceeding as the same is had, and shall enter there*n the amount of stamps paid for by the part'tls, respectively, in such cause or proceeding. tSc. 7. lie it further enacted, elc.. That In all cases appeaIll to the Court of Appeals for the parish of Orleans, the following Ohlargos shall he made and no more: First-in all cases where the amount in volved is less than live hundred dollars, ex clusive of Interest, fifteen dollars ($15). Secxond -In all other cases, twenty-live dol lars ($25). SEc. S. lie it further enacted, etc., That the charges fixed by section seven of this act shall be paid in a stamp or stamps for the requisite amount, which shall be allixed by the party appealing to the petition or mo tion for appeal upon tiling the same in the Court of Appeals. SEe. 3. . He it further enacted, etc., That the following charges, and no more, shall be made for all services of the clerk of the Orim Inal District Uourt for the parish of Orleans: First-For filing and recording affidaVit, fifty cents (50). Second-For filing information or Indict ment, and for recording, docketingr and in dexing the same for all, fifty cents (50). Third-For ilifng appearance or witness bond, twenty-lfive cents (25). Fourth--For orders to bring prisoners into court and removing same, one charge, twen ty-five cents (25). Fifth-For issuing notice of arraignment, on principal and surety for each original, with one copy, certified with seal, fifty cents (50). Sixth-For issuing notice of trial to princl pal and surety, for each original, with one copy, certified with seal, fifty cents (50). Seventh--For issuing notice of judgment on forfeiture of bonds on principal and surety, for each original with one copy, with certiti cates and seals, fifty cents (50). Eighth - For issuing subpoena to wit nessee forty cents (40). Ninth-For issuing attachment against witness, one dollar ($1). Tenth-For issuing copy of indictment or information to be served on accused, as re quired by law, seventy-five cents (75). Eleventh-For issuing copy of jury list, to be served on accused when required by law, fifty cents (50). Twelftn-For issuing capias, fifty cents (50). Thirteenth-For issuing copy of sentence, with certificate and seal, fifty cents (50). Fourteenth-For each commitment, with seal, fifty cents (50). Fifteenth-For issuing each subporna duces tecum, with one copy, with certificate and seal for both, seventy-five cents (75); and for each additional copy, twenty-five cents (25). Sixteenth-For iling plea in abatement, snecia plea in bar, or plea to quash, each ten cents (10). Seventeenth-For filing motion for new trial, or in arrest of judgment, and for issuing one copy thereof, with certificate and seal, for all, seventy-five cents (75). Eighteenth-For issuing writ of flert facias, fifty cents (50). Nineteenth-For administering oaths, affix ing iurat, certificate and seal, twenty-five cents (25). Provided, that no charge shall be made for Twe taettleig~-mnh of W ikltl thyualrlpt of .Dp peal, for each one htandtd woird, nolud g cer tiflate and seal thereto, fifteen aente (t1). Twentyfirst--For making copies of any papdr, documennt or other proceeding, the original of which is inL the custody of the clerk of the Urimlnal Ilbtrlot (Jourt for the parish of Orleans, Including oertifiate and seal thereto, for each one hundred words, fif teen Oenl s (15). 8ni. 10. 1i it furthe"r artred,, re.. That ritellttr the ttato nor the ci ty or New Orleatii shall he Ilahle or responsille for any costl of thie ellrk in crirnllin.l no+esw. Mtn. 11. Its it ft-rthrr Pfnaltdr, etc.,. That nio other' oset shall le eliargeil icy thllle clerk, In crlniminal castm, than those 5pRllblllid In sec tlon ninth of thiis ait. tijr. 1. IHe it furlhror t en.olfet, rcr., That the ilefendantl In erlmlllllll canRs riequ illug the )reiies or prouneeiling tIo lie had, or selrviO toI in rernderled, shall aslls to ble aIllxil to the original of such dIlllo n.enll or pronss a statnip or Itatiips, coirrespnulllll g In allountl with tlhe costs as fixed in accltoni nin of this act.; and no documelllint shall lt Illed, proceod ing to he had. or priotes liissUl on behalf of anly ilrli'llant, uIilPes such s almp or' t .tili pa Rhall hive llten so an llixd; proilidrd, lthat if thil defeIlndant make oath I hat Io Is not )ion sep$eil of i lllioliint, means and is aituallv uil alile to pay I he coat of ir icel' s on his own be half, the coiiirt in ty ordor such procmes to Is sil or princcdiing to eo had wltholtliL, stampsA proicdcd r (lher, that tihe nlie.itiance ofi iro" otes lby the clerk i, llth ablso.nelol if atliiaps trh'olU or thl-ifllor shall ie no gron.dl l for a onlltlinanl, unless the afllltavit of Inulllglc'nio aiind the relir iif iourt for prieoma- withiut cost laste len mruin Arnd iitillinllied two ntays prior li thIoh day oI trial, or uln loea goodl Iisel foIr Lii. flllurn to innk such oIIiavit lIbe shioiwnl to tin ihe ni't oin the dltay i of trial. ci'ri. 19. HiP if further unrted, rl'e., That lthie clerk of the (Iriiiilniial 1)stilot, (Joi, rtlshill keep a dolliknit on whlich he shall ntler ail cases fll ed awinl all prol'edinYgs had IIn over'y Ocae, togothc'i with the aiiounllt of ataii.lpl paid fir lby Lthe diefelndtant, and at the otermlinia tiil of every c ilsui, ii iiasmo oif niililllI.tIl or dislcharge by a ille ptroarltcti, the tclrk shrill issue t4Il th1h ulri fnd anti, au lllltl,tll ,i' di n lhargeli all order on the iit Irllrniat'ro for t.ie aimounit s. plhd iiy him for ataiups on or for pirotes on lil own Ielhnal In ucllh ai l en; anii sald orilder, upioni lilig alipprva I iby thii judge of said ca u irt, shall te p!ild ty 1lii iltat' 'li-'rUnierr out of a iny finds in tih N latli treamairv net otherwtoe aiupruoprli teoi. IIHF. 14. le it f'rillter Ihnc'lied, rh., Ihantl for tlhe envlus of tile cickrks orf ti, il ci, ,uirlts of Now t)rlllans litie folloiwing arnolu.ts shall he Iit'rgo'tl, aiIIl io moliPre First. - iOn all orlglinatl silLte and on fi .lll ni in 'relinventin., iilonlrventltin or third llopo alt.lin, inii wlihh the amiuniilt latimu.d doos niot exi'caed twenty. dilli'rs, excluslve orf Intluret, onli- dollar ($1). Hocll l hip all original inIta nirlt on all ciilllmn In ricmillvention. Ilnterventionllll ll i third oippisilloiin, in wh+ith the ariiiunt claieilild ex iualils twenty diollars anl til tH nlot. exceI.L forty idollars, exclusive of inteirost, two dol lars ($2). Third On all original mlllt and on all claiRtll In reconvenlition, Intetl vnntioll or thlilrl opoett.lln, ln whlihl thel alnounlt clrimehd ex coeds forty dollars and doHsm niot exconed sixty dollars, excluslve of Interest, three dollars ($9). Fourth -On all origrllnal silts and on all claims in recn)nventrlon, inteirventionl or l.third oppostontl, In which the amount Mcliaimed eox c.ut' sixty dollars and does not exIeedl elghty dolleirs, excluslveof lilterest, four dollars (94). Fifth-On all orginal sulllts, andll on all claims In reconventlon, intervention or third oppoDltlon in which ithe amitount is mlort than eighty dollars, exclusive of interest, live dol lars (I)l. ixt.l- -(n all sults In whclh no eoortain sum Is cIallruel, two dollars ($2). M15,venth-lu all cases in whih a writ of ar rest, attachmentilt, scquestratlon, proivlilouil snlzure or injunction i1 requlired ti lb le sued, an additional charge shall be made of one dol lar ($1). Elihth-For administering oath by the judge or clei k, allixlng jurat and seal, for all, twenty-llive cents (25). Ninth--For taking testimony untder oom mlsiaon, or writing alliclavlt, for each one hun dr4td words or part thereof, Including certill cate and seal, twenty-live cents (25). Tenth-For assulng marrlage license and recording same, two dollars($2). Eleventh-For performlng inarrilarln cre mony by the judge and ssuing ocertificate therefor. and recording same, three dol lars ($3I). Iwelfth--For copylng all documents the original of which is in the custody of the clerk, for each one hundredd words or part thercof, twenty-live oents (25). 8tio. 15. Be it further entutrd, etc.. That the costs preecrlbed by section fourteen of this aot shall cover all services of the clerk In the process of every ease, and shall be paid by a stamp or stamps for the requisite amount, which shall be afllxed to the original petition note, account or other documenot, the _bals os the orlginal actIon or demand In reconvin tion, Intervention or third oppobltion, or to the affidavit, certifloate or other document Is sued, and no process shall sleue or proceeding be had unless sucih stamp has hben afflxed. Htni. 16. lie it further enactled, etc., That the clerks of the city courts of New Orleans shall kn'p a docket of all causes showing all proceldillug had thoeriin, and .the amolunt pallid for stamps by the rrespective parties, alnd such partlwe shall have the same rights to rnciquilrl ancurity, llil recover h)ack c.r.at paid by them upon lnltal lterlllint hon of this casee as is provleld iu sectlon four of this act for prfcel!(dings In the Clvil D)istrict Court for the lnall ish of (Orleans. Sici. 17. lie it lurniohrr enarhed, etc., That for the services of the register of conveyances for the parish of (rleana the following charges shall be madte and no more: FirSt--For each registry of conveyance by notarial or sheriff's act, and for certificate of registry with seal, one dollar ($1). Second--For each registry of conveyance, by act under private signature, which is hereby required to be recorded in full, with certificate and .eal, for each one hundred words or part thereof, fifteen cents (15). Third-For certificate of conveyance of one property, for each name, one dollar ($1). And for each additional property twenty live cents (25). Fourth-For any other certificate required of the register, with seal included, fifty cents Filfth-For each registry of lease or other contract, which is hereby required to be re corded in full, for each one hundred words, with certificate and seal, fifteen cents (15). Sixth-For any copy of acts or inscriptions other than certificates for each one hundred words or part thereof, including certificate and seal, fifteen cents (15). Sac. 18. Be it further enacted, etc.. That for the services of the recorder of mortgages for the parish of Orleans the following charges shall be made, and no more: First-For each registry of a mortgage, judgment or privilege, including certificate of registry with seal, one dollar and fifty cents ($1 50). Second-For each cancellation of a mort gage, privilege, judgment or bond, or partial cancellation thereof, in all cases; except taxes, one dollar ($1). Third-Flor each cancellation of a tax in scription, twenty-five cents (25). Fourth-For certlficate of mortgages, for each name and for one property only, one dol lar ($1); and for each additional property, twenty-five cents (25). Fifth-For general certificate of mortgages for each name, three dollars ($3). Sixth-For each registry of tutor's bond, and for certificate of registry with seal, for all, one dollar and fifty cents ($1 50). Seventh-For each registry of official bonds, and for copy thereof, with certificate and seal, to be forwarded to the Secretary of State, for all five dollars ($5). Eighth--For each registry of acts of incor poration, including certificate of registry with seal, for each one hundred words, or part thereof, twenty-five cents (25). Ninth-For each registry of contracts of partnership, with certificate of registry with seal, for all, five dollars ($5). Tenth-For'ach registry of marriage con tract or donation, with certificate of registry with seal, for all, three dollars ($3). Eleventh-For registry of any other act or contract, with certificate of registry and seal, for each one hundred words or part thereof, twenty-live cents (25). Twelftn-For any other certificate than those herein provided for, with seal, flity I cents (50) Thirnth--For copies of any acts or in weptleote and ,ben dents (1i. B(o. 1. Be i Mrter naed,ee, That the ooets of the regiater of nnve'yaioen and re oorder of mortgagee for the parish of Orleans, am fixed in seotlons 17 and 18 of this act, shall be paid by i stamp or stamln, for the requislte amounts, which shall he affixed as hereinafter provided; and no dooument shall be reoelved, reglstered or rooordod, corrt,itciat or copy Is ttied, or services rondorusd, unleR the proper staRtmp or star:ti)ps has totlon first so affixed. Hart. 20. lit it further e.atrd. fec.. T'lhat the stlitlnp regiull'trl by this not slhall be aflxted to the original dtocumenit flod, r'glegteored orr l'o()rdIled, andt whiln proosR n ls0 bo JlIttIse, to the original of shli pt'ro(ess, and in all notitet' of lhupiloa)te pron.a)tsR tin)), thle of)py lupon which the ruetourn In to ho mail, anti to all other copls or cortlhki'aett t) not for servioce, or when no retlurnl i to Ibe matd, upon eacnh of sarld copit ur ourtifle iatie. HlMa. 21. lit itf f'urther l-rtactlrd. frf., That In all ctaetts where. lluIer the provisilllon or this ant, stamlll are req'i irod, it shall hie the duty of the clerks, rtgleutr alti recorder and their deptltIiRutls to seou that the requisiltet stamRips hIave ileni'll fflr't to such docllrument bty sotine atihtwlvo tillstnlnolt', t, so as to lmake sutl(ll stamn pIR per'llnlnll tl y ahr therelo. an tho, shall arltneul suc!lh tRIIImp)s iup)on thei rtOoetipt tlthereof, by writing or t.latnping indetllhily with Ink, th' day, montlth antld year across tlli face thereof nl Riich manneIIIlr as tto prevent the sc(tctondl use thll'rottf, and anlly clerk, offtmir or deputy who slhall willllllly fall to cannt.l ea(!c stiampis shtIll bnt sulljct to a Ipenalty of twln ty-flv h dollare for every sich failure, to Ie rn ,t',tvrreil i,'eftiret arny of tho oily coullrts o Ntw ()Irlanti, for the btntflit or tlio (iharlty Hole pital of New Orleans. SMte. 29. /hr it furfth'r 'ortt'td. et',, Thliat no ttI lllloltn t rtqllired'tl l)ty this act to n stamplll), anll tie stamt horn()ll clannlle, shallI ho rl't'lelveld n leviitelon in any tc'ltt or ptrtooemtl il.t, nor shllrl tille r'Potrd thereoft ht l.egal evl hllotc thaLt the' tstni has ioi. ren.r'lhded, nor ctnrry with it the ltegal effett euilth re(olrtia Iton wonlltI ito hentitlutd to atn',rdtling to law, iutill pIrolperly stampedlt, andi thn statimps can colll Id. S4g, 2 1. I tr it further r-,n'led, r he, T hat" lhi fittr of the clvil ehurtlIT otf the elrlicht f Ott - loanRs shall e tfolowI, anRtl o (ow (tor cihargue shall be' ocllectwtl bIy himn tfr tany earvitn hnot u.!),cehlly' provhldt for in thl, s,,tloth : fir. t tFr r'(olvilKg, etrvlig iltnd itn.king return of servie itr oltatilo anid copy of pt LIitin, on i olita lefntltant or Iperst. on whomr scrvic' i( iro, I t.od tot Itte ltiad(', one diollar andl flfty cents,$l l rm). Htonind-- For sorvion or nany rule, notlicnn or orlder titf court, on ally party to a ilt durilng lthe progress) of tth lislt, allnd iother' tharl thu Ose herein ut hnrwlt,+ providetld for, anltl Rr ina.k ing retulrn orf strvio,, lifty cunfs f5r1. l'hird--For nervice of t ltohplt- ' )i otn cRat wltiutePt, antd making returnI thereoiuf, fifty centsl (51). Foulrth For servicon of attachmernt on a witness or any iperon for rctiomlipt of coturt, t(o bo tirlolight Ilnto) ouirt forthwiltth or at any e.t)et'unlllt tmllle, andt for irturn thereon, (nIt dollar ($1) . - . r ,i+ . l).r Fifth-Ftor service of notice of Jtilgment., and for roturn thereon, flfty coats (50). Hlxth -'For serviot of citation anti pAutitittl of appeal, for rcueh party oli whom servli.c Ia ilirtctted to Ibe made, and for making rtturn theretn, one dllar anti fifty cintll ($.1 t). Hoventh-.-Fttr exeouting writof attacthmnrt, includlin notlti of ziLtIre servo. on detfelntd ant, an. for returns thernonl, for all two dol lar and fifty cents ($2 rM)). E~ighth- For making and seervin reach n,)tlce of selzure upon garnishee ilnder writ of attachment of flrri fwrian,. ncluding copy in and return4 two dollars ($2). al Ninth--I or executing writ of arret, and making returns thereon, two dollars ($2). et Tenth-For executing writ of sequgestra tlon, provisounal seizure, distringas or pos- ft sonlion, including notice to defendant, and o0 making return thereon, In each case two dol- of lars ($2). Eleventh For serving writ of injunction b; ccrtiormri, mrdamus, prohibition or notice of demand, and making returns thereon, in each hi i case, two dollars ($2). Twelfth--For executing writ of habeas ki corpus, and making return thereon, to, be h charged in civil oases only, two dollars ($2) a; Thirteenth--For serving notice of seizure al and sale on one party, and making copy for recordation in the mortgage office when it necessary or required, and for making re- 4 turns for all, three dollars and fifty cents tl ($1150). F And for service of each additional notice tc of seizure and return, one dollar ($1). ti Fourteenth--For making sezllre under writ of furri facies, making and serving notice of si eolsure on one party, and for making copy vi for recordation in the mortgage offlice when necessary or required, and for return thereon, ft I for all three dollars and fifty cents ($3 50). pi And for service of notice of seizure on each ai i additional party and return, fifty cents (50). tl Fifteenth-- For advertising sale under writ t5 of lteri facitl, seizure and sale, or other order di of court, the rates established by existing pl laws for judicial advertisements, and no more. a Sixteenth-For preparing advertisements as for newspapers, for each one hundred words or part thereof, seventy-five cents (75). tt r Seventeenth-For keeping property under to seizure when stored in warehouse, the usual o1 Scharge of warehouse keepers shall be allowed, ci I and no more; provided, that this shall not he N I so construed as to bar the sherlff from col Slecting the costs of Insurance effocted, or for o0 drayage or other Incidental explnses neces- ft 4 sary for the preservation or keeping of prop- C e4 rty, and actually paid by him. It Eighteenth- For keeping property when a ri I keeper or guardian is required ($2) two dol- I r hla per day shall be allowed; and in all cases re in which tihe property under seizure Is, of a t r nature or kind requiring the constant atten- ei tion of the sheriff, one or more additional 8 Skeoppers at the same rate of compensation a shall be chargeable. h Nineteenth--For commission on sales of tl f property made by the sheriff (2;;) two and a s half per cent shall be allowed. b Twentleth For commission on moneys p realized under mesne or final process, the same rates as in case of sale; provided, no ti I commlssIon shall be allowed in cases where a nothing is realized by the plaintiff In execu- t a tion or other writ, e Twenty-flrst-For mileage, when traveling b - outside of the parish of Orleans, the same t mileage as is allowed to the sheriff of other I parishes. C p Twenty-second-For making return of writ, a where sale has been made, including proces a r verbal of sale, one dollar ($1). t Twenty-third- -For each deed of convey- f b ance of real property, tour dollars ($4). E LSc. 24. lIe it further enacted, etc., I That the c 5 fees of the sheriff shall be advanced or paid t 1 by the party requiring the services to be per- E a formed, and such party shall be entitled to recover the same from the other party on the a r final termination of the cause, if costs should t r be decreed in his favor, and shall be protected t a by the bond or security, as provided In sec- c tion four of this act, which shall apply to ( , sheriff's costs as well as to stamps. a if SEc. 25. Beit further enacted, etc., That the 8 sheriff shall be entitled to demand security c for his costs and actual expenses, or he may - demand a deposit to cover his costs, but in all cases any party requiring the official services 5, to be performed by the sheriff may advance t the fees for such services, and it shall be the 1 º- duty of the sheriff to perform the same so far as the advancemay go. In case the party in- r r terested in having the offilal services per I- formed falls to secure or advance the fees as I . above provided, the sheriff shall not be re- i quired to perform the services, but shall noti 8 ly the party and return the process into I court, with the reason therefor, and his fail- 1 I, ure so to do shall [not] render him liable for Jr any damage that may result to the party from the failure to perform the services. 3, SEc. 26. Be it further enacted, etc., That all e i, fees proper of the sheriff shall be due and Jr collectible every six months from the institu tion of the suit. r- SEC. 27. Be it further enacted, etc., That a y correct copy of the sheriff's fee bill, as pro ir vided by this act, shall be posted and kept posted in the office of the civil sheriff, in a )f conspicuous place, within one month after h the passage of this act, under penalty of twenty-five dollars per day in case of fallure 1- to do so, to be recovered before the Civil Dis 7 trict Court or any one of the city courts of New Odleans, n favor of the Charity Hospital )r of New Orleans. 1, SEc. 28. Be it further enacted, etc., That the f, sheriff, for the recovery of his fees, after the same have become due and collectible, shall, n upon filing adetailed bill of such fees, with an y aflltavit in such cause showing the correct ness thereof, the demand has been made on 1- the party liable, on his failure to pay, be en ~tl " pr " " prroM isd no attmpý _r other et' t a + atl e obhargtd on tuth afdavit or execution for sherltff's oot rao. e21. e. it further mnaclte, etc., That If the sherlff ovetnharges asny item in any bill of oosts he shall forfeit the whole bill con tainingl the item no overeharged. HIEn. 8t. lie it fuirth.er enactedt, eti., That the criminal sheriff ,of the parish of Orleans shall be required to collect rrmn partles convlcted and irnrfo sureties on bonds forfeited only, the following fees and charges, anid no more: First--For arresting any party under a '.'lvitln or order of court. IeIa'nd on on Infor ioiination or indltrntment, rend bringing such party Into (oulllt, one dollar ($1). 'lwo--For produtcnlog party tii court. on the order of the judge, when under conllneernent other than is providedl above, for eachl pro duction flfty ceants (50). Third .-For serving notice of arraignment or of trial on accused or surety, for each, and ret.urn, ll'ty cents (50). Fourth- For serving suhpvtenr on each wit ness and return, forty conets 40). Fifth-For nerving attainhmients to bring witnesses Into covlrt, to Ie paid by the wit ness in default, one dollar ($1). Hlxth-For taking apipeatranei hbnil or rir,.glllzitloe1 hond, when reulllred to do so, one dollar ($1). HSventh- For serving notilo. of ljdlgment or fortfiture of honds, flrlfty ernlts !(i). Eig hth -For serving subpRL 'nt. it,'re I,'ureum, anid for return, one dollnr ($ ). Ninth --For executing writ, of fledr ftrit.n, either against the defendant or seR''ulty (on bonllld, for ivuts on the amounlllt (f ihnd, one dollar and fifty oants (S1 5(v). entlh --For mllnage whlen travelingK outside of tie parish of Orleana, the atrnin lnl leage as Is allowed to the shriTa ofi other pIrishes. 8.Et. l1. Ir it f'rlhrr rmeewtd, rtc , That the crliminal sherifrlT shall nrrtake a il.'tallled sworn st.i temrnlit mionthly of the frees by hlm collec<t dil untler the provvisions of this aot, anrd iupon tihe approval Lhereof bly t.h Alitlltr of I'ub. Ic' Aicounllt of theO late of bIovulllana anld the district attorney, shall pay over the entire amounllt so ,illected' tto Iltie t.tate 'Tr'l.morer, anti the amounlilt so oollY't.ed shrill he rpianed to the credit of the jdtlcial eXLpenso fund ofi the parish of (r irlaii. Hlw. I12. lre it fnurlhrT r t'riii'l, v-li-., Thlat imilthir thn Stai o if Iiitlani notr the city of Now Or.lnlans shall bl li.hi' ffr" or mivakve any approprirlanll to pay any costs ofI the erimi tivnl ashurl T ivn tvll crilminal cilei,. HIan 1i9. Ic it furthrr vrtbitid r' r., 'That the cn+vtablliu of tithe clty lcourts of N vw (IOri'ant shalll tie enttled to collect the folllowiing fees, atvll no Inore. First-- For service of original citation and for r' turn oIf servltuo thereof, fifty cenits (50). HcaianvI-Flrr service of citation to gar tilshliel oir other lernsvv than prov'vildedvl ablove, or for servico of citation of appeatl, for ctih anild for retllrn t.herl',lof, twen(lty- I'+t .,lls (r25). Third--.For svr'vicn of notlen of trial, naub pivr for witlnepse' and all other rules vor no t.l',, for anch and for retulrn thereof, twenty live cents (25). Fourth --For serving notice of judgmrnt, anut for return thereof, twenty-flive cents (25). Fifth-- For executing writ of attachment, slequestration, arrest, provlisolal seizure, posessilon, including all notlces to defendant, and return thereof, for each seventy-live cents (75). Sixth For making anti serving notice of seisure or garnishnn, for each service andti re turn, fifty cents (50). Leventh--For return of writ of ,irri farinia, no property founl, twenty-five cents (25). Eighll th- -For executing writ of tleri ftciaa, Including all notices to defendant. thwereurnder and returns, seventy-five cents (75). Ninth--For serving writ of Itujunctlon on each party and for return, fifty cents (50.) 'Tenth-i-or c.hllecting, under writ of fleri Jfiecirs, either with or without sale, five per I cent on the amount collectedr up to the amount of the writ, and no more. Eleventh--For taking bond in cases allowed by law, fifty cents (50). Twelfth-For keeping property in ware house, the usual charges. Thirteenth-F-or keeplng property, where a keeper Is necedsary, for each day of twenty hours, or part thereof for each keeper actu ally neceseary and while on duty, onedollar and fifty cents ($1 50). Foutrteenth--Por all expenses necessarlly Incurred for the preservation of property un der selzure and for drayage, insurance, etc., I the constahle shall be entitled to payment; provided, he annex to bis bill therefor a de I talled sworn statement, showing the payment thereof without rebate or reduction. Fifteenth-For advertising sales, the rates - established by existing laws for judicial ad vertslerments, and no more. la~n, 8. He it further enacted, etc., That the fees of the constable shall be paid by the party requiring the servlie to be performed, and such party shall be entitled to recover the same from the other party on the final termination of the cause, if costs should be decreed in his favor and such party shall be protected by a bond or security in the same manner as is provided by section 4 of this act. Sac. 35. Be it further en4ctd, etc., That see ttons 25, 20, 27, 28 and 29 of this noat, relative to the costs of the civil sheriff of the parish IT of Orleans, shall apply to and govern the (nsts of the constables of the city courts of 1 New Orleans, and the ellieetions thereof. 8c. 80. lie it furtler enacted, etlc., That In order to enable the State to collect the fees II for the services of the clerks of the Civil and Criminal District Courts for the parish of Or leans, the city courts of New Orleans, the register of conveyances and the recorder of o mortgages for the parish of Orleans, as di rected lby article 145 of the constitution of this State, it shall be the duty of the Gov ernor and Auditor of Publio Aconunts of this State, immediately after the passage of this act, to prepare or cause to be prepared suita ble stamps, corresponding in amounts with the fees as provided by this act, and to cause ( such number thereof as may be necessary to B be engraved or lithographed, to carry out the o provisions of this act. I SEc. 37. Be it further enacted, etc., That II the Governor and Auditor of Public Accounts shall have said stamps furnished under con tract which shall be adjudicated to the low est bidder, after proposals therefor shall have been advertised for, during thirty days, in c two newspapers in the city of New Orleans. 8ao. 38. Be it further enacted, etc., That the a Governor and Additor of Public Accounts shall make such regulations as to the form t and character of the bids, and such stlpula tlions penalties and forfritures in the contract for tie fdrnishing said stamps, as may be necessary to insure the fulfillment of such contract, for the protection of the interest of the ittate, and to obtain possession by the 7I State of all the stamps printed. BSio. 89. Be it further enacted, etc., That C after the stamps are printed all the plates, types, sterotypes, stsrnps, dies or other things used In printing the stamps shall be delivered to and taken possession of by the * Governor and Auditor of Public Accounts, and shall be by them sealed up and deposilted in the I vault of one of the chartered banks in the city of New Orleans, other than the Fiscal Agent, and shall so remain until demanded jointly by the Governor and Auditor of Pub lie Accounts, for the purpose of having addl tional stamps printed, after which they shall be again so depoette1. Soe. 40. Be it further enacted, etc., That the I stamps,when prepared, shall be all delivered, jointly, to the Governor and Auditor of Pub lie Accounta,who shall make an inventory or statement of the same, in presenceof the Sec retary of State, showing the number, denom inations and amount thereof, which inven tory shall be certified by the Governor, Au ditor of Public Accounts and Secretary of State; and the original, after being recorded in a book to be kept for that purpose in the office of the Secretary of State, shall be de posited with said Secretary of State for safe keeping and for the inspection of any citizen desiring to inspect the same; and after such inventory has been made, all of said stamps shall be delivered to the Auditor of Public Accounts, who shall charge himself with the entire amount thereof, and shall be respon sible therefor if not delivered to the State Treasurer, as hereinafter provided. SEC. 41. Be it further enacted, etc., That the State Treasurer shall, from time to time, f withdraw from the Auditor of Public Ac I counts enough of said stamps to keep always on hand sufficient to supply the demand therefor by the public, and shall receipt to the Auditor of Public Accounts therefor, and which receipt shall be a credit to the Auditor 1 for the amount so withdrawn. - S. 42. Be it further enacted etc., That the I State Treasurer shsll dispose of said stamps I at their face value, for lawful money only, to apart bY the Btal"ats rMugreMSt t fnd for the purpose. designated b 140 of the oonstitutlon of this tate be known and desilgnated as the "Judiof' et apense fund of the parish of Orleansoe." 8t3a. 48. ie it further enacted, eto., That the State Treasurer, after the removal of his offieo to Baton Rouge, shall from time to time deposit with the Fiscal Agent of the Htate of Louisiana, in New Orleans, sufflolent of said stamps to supply the demand there fr; and they shall be dleposed of by sald Fl-cal Agent in the seime manner as s pro viled for the disposal thereof by the State Treasurer, and the proceeds shall be subjeot to the order or the Stato Treasurer, for the cpurpose dlsignated by artiole 146 of the oon stit ution of this Htate. Sio(. 44. lie it, further enacted, et:., That it shall ie the duty of the Governor and 8ecre tary of State on or before the first day of Jan nary, 1511, and annually thereafter, to eamt* Inn and cuIompare the amount of stamps actu nlly remaining in the handsof the Auditor of I'iuhlc Accounts, State Treasurer and Fiscal Agent, with the amount thereof sold, thepro oer.is rec' iv'd therefor. and the disburseR ments made from said "judicial expense fund of the parish of Orleans," and a state meint duly certified by them shall be depo* Ited in thy, ofilce of the Secretary of State shall he there recorded, anld shall be published in two nrowsp)aprs in New OrlPane. SHa,. 4t, lie it further enracted, et, , That any of the folowing officers, Audltor of PuTblo Accounts, State 'rreasurer, or officer of the Fiscal Agent, entrusted with any of said stamps, who shall willfully fall to accoont for any of said stamps, or who shall fall to ao count for and pay over to the proper offiler or to the Hiate, the proceeds of any of said stamps, shall be deemel guilty of embea.le mnot, and be liable to be prosecuted and pun lshed as for that offense, and shall be further civilly 11abln to the State for the amount not so a('ounllted for. H.r. 46;. lie it fumrteher erncttrd1, r., That Who ever shall forge or countet felt, or shall falsely make or alter, or shall procure to he falsely made, altered, forged or counterfelted, or shall nll or assist in falsely m.uking, altering, forging or counterfellling any stamp or stamips pro'vided for In thls act, or shall alter or publish as true any such false, altered, forgert or counterfeltel stamp or stamps knowing the samne to he false alftered, fored for counterfeit, with lntent to efrraud any per son or the State, on convlction shall he pun slhed by I prisinment at hard labor for not less than two years, nor more than fourteen years. Hito. 47. 1e it fujrlher nrrrtrld, rce., Whoever shall bring Into or shall have In his posses shon, within this 8tate, any false, forged, al tered, bor counterfelt stamp or stamop in the simuilitude of the stamps provided for by this aot, for the purpose or with the Intent of Issling or disposnlog of the same as true knowuing the same to be false. altered, forged or counterfeit, on conviction shall be punihed , by imrisonnient at hard labor not exceeding three years. H8t. 41. HIr it fu,1rther ena(te'd etc., Whoever shall cast, stamp, engrave, form, make or mend, or shall knowingly possess any mould, pattern, dle, plate press or other tool or ln strument devised, adapted or designed for the printing, engraving, llthographlDing O making false and counterfeit stamps, n the similitude of the stamps provided for by this act, with the Intent to use or employ, or" cause or permit it to be used or employedj i making any such false and counterfet stamps, shall be imprisoned at hard labor for a term not exceeding fourteen years. Hr.t. 49. lie it furtlher ePlucted, .f,, That, so far as the duty of the Governor and Auditor Is concerned, this act shall take effeot from and after its passage, and In all otheir respel It shall take effect from and after the first, Monday of August, 1880. Ht, liO. lie l furlhe ennated etc., That all laws or pirts of laws in oenllot WltUb or on the same subject matter as this sat be and the same are hereby repeald. TI. N, OGDEN, Speaker of the 1oueeof Re usltbtO vs, B. D. M0EINBIY Lieutenant Governor and Presldeaj of the Senate. Approved April 10 1880. LOUlI A. WILTZ Governor of the $tateof Lousls"a, A true copy: Wttr,. . BraoN_ Heoretary of ltate. Whry suffer with indlaestion when Malaeit Bitters affords certain relief. Get a bottule ea try it. AUOTIOW $ALe. By ont*mgene * O. BBOOMS I BROOMS! For aooount of whom it may eonborL. AE SIHALL BELL ON THURSDAY, APSIL 15. at 11 i w.. at a7 Osamp steetb oo dorzen ORN BROO 8 a. o20 gross T~ and TABle OON$, Will sell Hors es, oer, Ifules Ci:C dM elf Barness at auotlon. aý MOONTGOOYcltS TATTEBALI. A. No. $0 uarmsen street, veary WEDNUBDAY and BATUBDAT ad .! o'Oonos anments of stoek sollo.tedl ai r rAUOADS. Oryrog Nzw OnLmuaN. 8Paxtsa Po, ASE Late Railoal OomtDPy,_.J (N AND AFTER MLtMH 1U,.t, Swill leave the Depot, corner of Baesin streets. at 6:80, 9. , 1, i. 2., , 6, S S o'clock, and the rate will b as follows: Round trip to the Laka return.... $0 Bound trip, children between I and 1. years .................. . Round trio to City Park and return... 1 Family tickets a round trlie.......... Family half-tickets. round tris, ohildren 0to 12 yeaests........... U Children unde ear ................ Liberal arrangements will be made w1th nlo parties and echools. Arranae ants can pe mD e fs eeif `. tobe run uring or after ela mhe lm TBH BHoaagE T TO ONLY LINE . 'PDAILMrT 1 No. 1 Express No. rss daily ....:..o .O Lm. o. Ooeat Ac- no. commodati'n eom dai a e. * = Bunday...... ma follo A i Ttikets may . B, Ea . eurs nig ri, R tE5 C3ICAi1. sr. uImU AuS NEW n f LEAN/ MA AP. 3 Trains will leave 6a0 S"I"at th Street Depot.on aynd Iafn r Jaur 1,15s,.., f tollows Mioed ave 5. : a.. m osa No SNoe.l anld run aalmy. oe8 andt 6dl ea a'ofor NeOs b -leaves at 4. 0 . m. e Sunday Excursion for McComb CI y leave 7.: a. in. Returning, arrives at 9:3 . m8. ANhDOHIOUGH WIT WI. S ST. LOUIB a Sleeperis at tad at d loazo o train.o on] . d Improved Seeping an BecninuG ,r to Vicksburg aay , withou Ticklets for siU. e tliuat .and tins give at givenaia swet o l.o G.HANDLII GnrtM a