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SANITARY AUTHORITIES Definition & Legal Meaning

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In English law. Rodies having jurisdiction over their respective districts iu regard to sewerage. drainage, scavenging, the supply of water, the prevention of nuisances aud offensive trades, etc.. all of which come under the head of “sanitary matters” in the special sense of tho word. Sanitary authorities also have jurisdiction in matters coming under the head of “local government.” Sweet.


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