Chap. 0279 An Act making appropriations for the maintenance of certain counties, for interest and debt requirements, for certain permanent improvements, and granting a county tax for said counties.
Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would cause substantial inconvenience, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.
Be it enacted, etc., as follows:
Section 1. The following sums are hereby appropriated for the counties hereinafter specified for the year nineteen hundred and thirty-four. No direct drafts against the account known as the reserve fund shall be made, but transfers from this account to other accounts may be made to meet extraordinary or unforeseen expenditures upon the request of the county commissioners and with the approval of the director of accounts.
Section 2.
Barnstable County.
Item
1 For interest on county debt, a sum not exceeding eight
thousand seven hundred fifty dollars . . . $8,750 00
2 For reduction of county debt, a sum not exceeding fifteen
thousand dollars....... 15,000 00
3 For salaries of county officers and assistants, a sum not
exceeding nineteen thousand three hundred thirty
dollars......... 19,330 00
4 For clerical assistance in county offices, a sum not exceed-
ing nine thousand one hundred eighty dollars . . 9,180 00
5 For salaries and expenses of district courts, a sum not ex-
ceeding eighteen thousand seven hundred ninety-five
dollars .... .... 18,795 00
6 For salaries of jailers, masters and assistants, and support
of prisoners in jails and houses of correction, a sum not
exceeding eighteen thousand forty-five dollars . . 18,045 00
7 For criminal costs in the superior court, a sum not exceed-
ing fourteen thousand dollars ..... 14,000 00
8 For civil expenses in the supreme judicial, superior, pro-
bate, and land courts, a sum not exceeding eight
thousand dollars....... 8,000 00
Item
10 For transportation expenses of county and associate com-
missioners, a sum not exceeding nine hundred fifty
dollars.........$950 00
11 For medical examiners, inquests, and commitments of
the insane, a sum not exceeding two thousand dollars 2,000 00
12 For auditors, masters and referees, a sum not exceeding
three thousand dollars...... 3,000 00
14 For repairing, furnishing and improving county buildings,
a sum not exceeding five thousand five hundred dollars 5,500 00
15 For care, fuel, lights and supplies in county buildings,
other than jails and houses of correction, a sum not exceeding thirteen thousand seven hundred eighty-five dollars......... 13,785 00
16 For highways, including state highways, bridges and land
damages, a sum not exceeding eighty-one thousand
dollars......... 81,000 00
17 For law libraries, a sum not exceeding two hundred fifty
dollars......... 250 00
18 For training school, a sum not exceeding five hundred
dollars......... 500 00
19 For county aid to agriculture, a sum not exceeding eleven
thousand seven hundred dollars .... 11,700 00
20 For the sanatorium, a sum not exceeding fifty-two
thousand seven hundred dollars .... 52,700 00 20a For county health service, a sum not exceeding ten
thousand nine hundred ninety dollars . . . 10,990 00
23 For miscellaneous and contingent expenses of the current
year, a sum not exceeding one thousand two hundred
dollars......... 1,200 00
23a For unpaid bills of previous years, a sum not exceeding
one thousand one hundred forty dollars . . . 1,140 00 23b For a state fire patrol, a sum not exceeding one thousand
two hundred dollars...... 1,200 00
24 For a reserve fund, a sum not exceeding five thousand
dollars......... 5,000 00
And the county commissioners of Barnstable county are hereby authorized to levy as the county tax of said county for the current year, in the manner provided by law, the sum of two hundred fourteen thousand seven hundred twenty-three dollars and eighty-three cents, to be expended, together with the cash balance on hand and the receipts from other sources for the above purposes .........$214,723 83
Berkshire County.
1 For interest on county debt, a sum not exceeding nine
thousand five hundred dollars ....
2 For reduction of county debt, a sum not exceeding seven-
teen thousand dollars ......
3 For salaries of county officers and assistants, a sum not
exceeding twenty-seven thousand eight hundred forty dollars .........
4 For clerical assistance in county offices, a sum not exceed-
ing ten thousand six hundred sixty dollars
5 For salaries and expenses of district courts, a sum not
exceeding forty-three thousand seven hundred forty dollars .........
6 For salaries of jailers, masters and assistants, and support
of prisoners in jails and houses of correction, a sum not exceeding thirty-four thousand four hundred forty dollars .........
7 For criminal costs in the superior court, a sum not exceed-
ing eight thousand dollars .....
$9,500 00 17,000 00
27,810 00 10,660 00
43,740 00
34,440 00 8,000 00
Item
8 For civil expenses in the supreme judicial, superior, probate, and land courts, a sum not exceeding fifteen thousand dollars.......$15,000 00
10 For transportation expenses of county and associate
commissioners, a sum not exceeding one thousand four
hundred twenty-five dollars ..... 1,425 00
11 For medical examiners, inquests, and commitments of the
insane, a sum not exceeding four thousand five hundred
dollars......... 4,500 00
12 For auditors, masters and referees, a sum not exceeding
two thousand dollars...... 2,000 00
14 For repairing, furnishing and improving county buildings,
a sum not exceeding twelve thousand dollars . . 12,000 00
15 For care, fuel, lights and supplies in county buildings,
other than jails and houses of correction, a sum not exceeding nineteen thousand eight hundred forty-five dollars......... 19,845 00
16 For highways, including state highways, bridges and
laud damages, a sum not exceeding one hundred thirty-five thousand five hundred dollars .... 135,500 00 16a For examination of dams, a sum not exceeding one
thousand dollars....... 1,000 00
17 For law libraries, a sum not exceeding one thousand five
hundred dollars ... ... 1,500 00
18 For training school, a sum not exceeding one thousand
dollars........ 1,000 00
19 For county aid to agriculture, a sum not exceeding eleven
thousand one hundred ten dollars . . . . 11,110 00
20 For the sanatorium (Hampshire county), a sum not ex-
ceeding eight thousand dollars .... 8,000 00
21 For the care and maintenance of Greylock state reserva-
tion, a sum not exceeding nine thousand dollars . 9,000 00 21a For the care and maintenance of Mount Everett state
reservation, a sum not exceeding one thousand dollars 1,000 00
22 For pensions, a sum not exceeding eight hundred five
dollars......... 805 00
23 For miscellaneous and contingent expenses of the current
year, a sum not exceeding three thousand five hundred
dollars......... 3,500 00
23a For unpaid bills of previous years, a sum not exceeding
one thousand two hundred dollars .... 1,200 00
24 For a reserve fund, a sum not exceeding six thousand
dollars......... 6,000 00
And the county commissioners of Berkshire county are hereby authorized to levy as the county tax of said county for the current year, in the manner provided by law, the sum of three hundred fifty-six thousand one hundred twenty dollars and seventy-one cents, to be expended, together with the cash balance on hand and the receipts from other sources, for the above purposes $356,120 71
Bristol County.
1 For interest on county debt, a sum not exceeding seven-
teen thousand dollars......$17,000 00
2 For reduction of county debt, a sum not exceeding forty-
four thousand dollars...... 44,000 00
3 For salaries of county officers and assistants, a sum not
exceeding forty-five thousand five hundred seventy-five dollars........ 45,575 00
4 For clerical assistance in county offices, a sum not exceed-
ing thirty-four thousand two hundred ninety dollars . 34,290 00 6 For salaries and expenses of district courts, a sum not exceeding one hundred five thousand five hundred seventy-five dollars...... 105,575 00
Item
6 For salaries of jailers, masters and assistants, and support
of prisoners in jails and houses of correction, a sum not exceeding seventy-three thousand two hundred forty dollars.........$73,240 00
7 For criminal costs in the superior court, a sum not ex-
ceeding fifty-six thousand two hundred twenty dollars 56,220 00
8 For civil expenses in the supreme judicial, superior, pro-
bate, and land courts, a sum not exceeding forty
thousand dollars....... 40,000 00
10 For transportation expenses of county and associate
commissioners, a sum not exceeding one thousand
three hundred dollars...... 1,300 00
11 For medical examiners, inquests, and commitments of
the insane, a sum not exceeding sixteen thousand five
hundred dollars....... 16,500 00
12 For auditors, masters and referees, a sum not exceeding
nine thousand dollars ...... 9,000 00
14 For repairing, furnishing and improving county build-
ings, a sum not exceeding sixteen thousand dollars . 16,000 00
15 For care, fuel, lights and supplies in county buildings,
other than jails and houses of correction, a sum not exceeding forty-two thousand eight hundred eighty dollars......... 42,880 00
16 For highways, including state highways, bridges and
land damages, a sum not exceeding thirty-five thousand dollars........ 35,000 00
17 For law libraries, a sum not exceeding seven thousand
dollars......... 7,000 00
18 For training school, a sum not exceeding four thousand
five hundred dollars...... 4,500 00
19 For the agricultural school, a sum not exceeding fifty-one
thousand nine hundred twenty-five dollars . . 51,925 00
22 For pensions, a sum not exceeding eleven thousand
dollars...... . . 11,000 00
23 For miscellaneous and contingent expenses of the current
year, a sum not exceeding one thousand two hundred
dollars......... 1,200 00
23a For unpaid bills of previous years, a sum not exceeding
four thousand dollars ...... 4,000 00
24 For a reserve fund, a sum not exceeding five thousand
dollars......... 5,000 00
And the county commissioners of Bristol county are hereby authorized to levy as the county tax of said
county for the current year, in the manner provided by law, the sum of four hundred sixty-six thousand nine hundred fifty-five dollars, to be expended, together with the cash balance on hand and the receipts from other sources, for the above purposes . . . $466,955 00
County of Dukes County.
1 For interest on county debt, a sum not exceeding two
thousand dollars.......$2,000 00
2 For reduction of county debt, a sum not exceeding twelve
thousand five hundred sixty-five dollars and seventy-one cents........ 12,565 71
3 For salaries of county officers and assistants, a sum not
exceeding five thousand seven hundred ninety dollars 5,790 00
4 For clerical assistance in county offices, a sum not ex-
ceeding one thousand three hundred forty dollars . 1,340 00
5 For salaries and expenses of district courts, a sum not ex-
ceeding three thousand nine hundred seventy dollars 3,970 00
6 For salaries of jailers, masters and assistants, and support
of prisoners in jails and houses of correction, a sum not
exceeding one thousand five hundred dollars . . . 1.500 00
Item
7 For criminal costs in the superior court, a sum not ex-
ceeding one thousand five hundred dollars . . $1,500 00
8 For civil expenses in the supreme judicial, superior, pro-
bate, and land courts, a sum not exceeding one thousand five hundred dollars ..... 1,500 00
10 For transportation expenses of county and associate
commissioners, a sum not exceeding three hundred
dollars......... 300 00
11 For medical examiners, inquests, and commitments of
the insane, a sum not exceeding three hundred dollars 300 00
12 For auditors, masters and referees, a sum not exceeding
three hundred dollars...... 300 00
14 For repairing, furnishing and improving county build-
ings, a sum not exceeding five thousand dollars. . 5,000 00
15 For care, fuel, lights and supplies in county buildings,
other than jails and houses of correction, a sum not exceeding three thousand dollars .... 3,000 00
16 For highways, including state highways, bridges and
land damages, a sum not exceeding seven thousand
dollars......... 7,000 00
17 For law libraries, a sum not exceeding two hundred
dollars......... 200 00
19 For county aid to agriculture, a sum not exceeding five
hundred dollars....... 500 00
20 For the sanatorium (Barnstable county), a sum not ex-
ceeding six thousand dollars ..... 6,000 00
21 For the Gay Head reservation, a sum not exceeding one
hundred dollars....... 100 00
23 For miscellaneous and contingent expenses of the current
year, a sum not exceeding five hundred dollars . 500 00
23a For unpaid bills of previous years, a sum not exceeding
five hundred fifty dollars ..... 550 00
24 For a reserve fund, a sum not exceeding five hundred
dollars......... 500 00
And the county commissioners of the county of Dukes County are hereby authorized to levy as the county tax of said county for the current year, in the manner provided by law, the sum of forty-seven thousand two hundred eighty-nine dollars and seventy-five cents, to be expended, together with the cash balance on hand and the receipts from other sources, for the above purposes........$47,289 75
Essex County.
1 For interest on county debt, a sum not exceeding six
thousand one hundred fifty dollars .... $6,150 00
2 For reduction of county debt, a sum not exceeding
twenty-four thousand dollars ..... 24,000 00
3 For salaries of county officers and assistants, a sum not
exceeding fifty-three thousand four hundred fifteen
dollars......... 53,415 00
4 For clerical assistance in county offices, a sum not ex-
ceeding ninety-eight thousand six hundred seventy-five dollars........ 98,675 00
5 For salaries and expenses of district courts, a sum not
exceeding one hundred eighty-three thousand dollars 183,000 00
6 For salaries of jailers, masters and assistants, and support
of prisoners in jails and houses of correction, a sum not
exceeding eighty-eight thousand eighty dollars . . 88,080 00
7 For criminal costs in the superior court, a sum not ex-
ceeding ninety thousand five hundred dollars . . 90,500 00
8 For civil expenses in the supreme judicial, superior, pro-
bate, and land courts, a sum not exceeding seventy-two thousand dollars...... 72,000 00
Item
9 For trial justices, a sum not exceeding five thousand
ninety dollars.......$5,090 00
10 For transportation expenses of county and associate
commissioners, a sum not exceeding one thousand
seven hundred dollars ...... 1,700 00
11 For medical examiners, inquests, and commitments of
the insane, a sum not exceeding thirteen thousand
five hundred dollars...... 13,500 00
12 For auditors, masters and referees, a sum not exceeding
nine thousand dollars...... 9,000 00
14 For repairing, furnishing and improving county buildings,
a sum not exceeding twenty-three thousand three
hundred fifty dollars...... 23,350 00
15 For care, fuel, lights and supplies in county buildings,
other than jails and houses of correction, a sum not exceeding sixty-three thousand eight hundred twenty dollars......... 63,820 00
16 For highways, including state highways, bridges and
land damages, a sum not exceeding one hundred eighty-seven thousand one hundred fifty-five dollars . . 1S7.155 00
17 For law libraries, a sum not exceeding eight thousand
nine hundred dollars ...... 8,900 00
18 For training school, a sum not exceeding forty-eight
thousand four hundred ninety dollars . . . 48,490 00
19 For maintenance of the independent agricultural school,
a sum not exceeding one hundred fifty-two thousand
four hundred twenty dollars..... 152,420 00
19a For the independent agricultural school equipment and buildings, a sum not exceeding two thousand eight hundred fifty dollars...... 2,850 00
22 For pensions, a sum not exceeding eight thousand five
hundred dollars....... 8,500 00
23 For miscellaneous and contingent expenses of the current
year, a sum not exceeding five thousand dollars . 5,000 00 23a For unpaid bills of previous years, a sum not exceeding
two thousand two hundred dollars .... 2,200 00
24 For a reserve fund, a sum not exceeding ten thousand
dollars......... 10,000 00
And the county commissiouers of Essex county are hereby authorized to levy as the county tax of said county for the current year, in the manner provided by law, the sum of eight hundred eighteen thousand five hundred eighty-five dollars, to be expended, together with the cash balance on hand and the receipts from other sources, for the above purposes .... $818,585 00
Franklin County.
1 For interest on county debt, a sum not exceeding twenty-
one thousand one hundred dollars .... $21,100 00
2 For reduction of county debt, a sum not exceeding
twenty-five thousand five hundred one dollars and
thirty-five cents....... 25,501 35
3 For salaries of county officers and assistants, a sum not
exceeding sixteen thousand nine hundred ninety-eight
dollars......... 16,998 00
4 For clerical assistance in county offices, a sum not ex-
ceeding seven thousand one hundred dollars . . 7,100 00
5 For salaries and expenses of district courts, a sum not ex-
ceeding fourteen thousand three hundred ten dollars . 14,310 00
6 For salaries of jailers, masters and assistants, and support
of prisoners in jails and houses of correction, a sum not exceeding twenty-four thousand two hundred seventy dollars......... 24,270 00
7 For criminal costs in the superior court, a sum not ex-
ceeding nine thousand dollars .... 9,000 00
Item
8 For civil expenses in the supreme judicial, superior, probate, and land courts, a sum not exceeding ten thou-
sand dollars ........$10,000 00
10 For transportation expenses of county and associate
commissioners, a sum not exceeding five hundred fifty
dollars......... 550 00
11 For medical examiners, inquests, and commitments of the
insane, a sum not exceeding one thousand five hundred
dollars......... 1,500 00
12 For auditors, masters and referees, a sum not exceeding
one thousand five hundred dollars .... 1,500 00
14 For repairing, furnishing and improving county buildings,
a sum not exceeding one thousand dollars . . 1,000 00
15 For care, fuel, lights and supplies in county buildings,
other than jails and houses of correction, a sum not
exceeding fifteen thousand two hundred dollars. . 15,200 00
16 For highways, including state highways, bridges and
land damages, a sum not exceeding fifty thousand one
hundred fifteen dollars...... 50,115 00
16a For examination of dams, a sum not exceeding five
hundred dollars....... 500 00
17 For law libraries, a sum not exceeding two thousand
eight hundred dollars...... 2,800 00
19 For county aid to agriculture, a sum not exceeding ten
thousand three hundred dollars .... 10,300 00
20 For the sanatorium (Hampshire county), a sum not ex-
ceeding nine thousand six hundred nineteen dollars
and thirty-one cents ...... 9,619 31
20a For Greenfield health camp (chapter 351, Acts of 192S),
a sum not exceeding two thousand dollars . . 2,000 00
21 For Mount Sugar Loaf state reservation, a sum not ex-
ceeding one thousand nine hundred dollars . 1,900 00
22 For pensions, a sum not exceeding eight hundred fifty
dollars...... . . 850 00
23 For miscellaneous and contingent expenses of the current
year, a sum not exceeding one thousand six hundred
dollars......... 1,600 00
23a For unpaid bills of previous years, a sum not exceeding
nine hundred dollars ...... 900 00
24 For a reserve fund, a sum not exceeding three thousand
dollars......... 3,000 00
And the county commissioners of Franklin county are hereby authorized to levy as the county tax of said county for the current year, in the manner provided by law, the sum of one hundred ninety-nine thousand four hundred fifty-eight dollars and ninety-three cents, to be expended, together with the cash balance on hand and the receipts from other sources, for the above purposes........$199,458 93
Hampden County.
1 For interest on county debt, a sum not exceeding sixty-
one thousand dollars ......$61,000 00
2 For reduction of county debt, a sum not exceeding one
hundred thirty-one thousand dollars . . . 131,000 00
3 For salaries of county officers and assistants, a sum not
exceeding forty-four thousand nine hundred dollars . 44,900 00
4 For clerical assistance in county offices, a sum not ex-
ceeding fifty thousand dollars .... 50,000 00
6 For salaries and expenses of district courts, a sum not
exceeding one hundred ten thousand dollars . . 110,000 00 6 For salaries of jailers, masters and assistants, and support
of prisoners in jails and houses of correction, a sum not
exceeding eighty-five thousand dollars . . . 85,000 00
Item
7 For criminal costs in the superior court, a sum not ex-
ceeding thirty-five thousand dollars . . . $35,000 00
8 For civil expenses in the supreme judicial, superior, pro-
bate, and land courts, a sum not exceeding thirty-nine
thousand dollars .... . . 39,000 00
9 For trial justices, a sum not exceeding two thousand five
hundred dollars....... 2,500 00
10 For transportation expenses of county and associate
commissioners, a sum not exceeding nine hundred
dollars......... 900 00
11 For medical examiners, inquests, and commitments of the
insane, a sum not exceeding eleven thousand dollars . 11,000 00
12 For auditors, masters and referees, a sum not exceeding
sixteen thousand dollars..... 16,000 00
14 For repairing, furnishing and improving county buildings,
a sum not exceeding eight thousand dollars . . 8,000 00
15 For care, fuel, lights and supplies in county buildings,
other than jails and houses of correction, a sum not
exceeding sixty thousand dollars .... 60,000 00
16 For highways, including state highways, bridges and land
damages, a sum not exceeding one hundred forty
thousand dollars .... . . 140,000 00
17 For law libraries, a sum not exceeding eight thousand five
hundred dollars....... 8,500 00
18 For training school, a sum not exceeding twenty-eight
thousand dollars....... 28,000 00
19 For county aid to agriculture, a sum not exceeding forty-
three thousand dollars...... 43,000 00
20 For the sanatorium (Hampshire county), a sum not ex-
ceeding fifteen thousand three hundred ninety dollars
and ninety-two cents ...... 15,390 92
20a For the preventorium, a sum not exceeding three thousand dollars........ 3,000 00
21 For Mount Tom state reservation, a sum not exceeding
fourteen thousand five hundred sixty-three dollars and
sixty-seven cents ....... 14,563 67
22 For pensions, a sum not exceeding five thousand dollars 5,000 00
23 For miscellaneous and contingent expenses of the current
year, a sum not exceeding three thousand seven hundred seventy-one dollars and twenty-seven cents . 3,771 27 23a For unpaid bills of previous years, a sum not exceeding
one thousand five hundred dollars .... 1,500 00
24 For a reserve fund, a sum not exceeding ten thousand
dollars......... 10,000 00
And the county commissioners of Hampden county are hereby authorized to levy as the county tax of said county for the current year, in the manner provided by law, the sum of seven hundred fifty-one thousand nine hundred dollars, to be expended, together with the cash balance on hand and the receipts from other sources, for the above purposes .... $751,900 00
Hampshire County.
1 For interest on county debt, a sum not exceeding eight
thousand dollars.......$8,000 00
2 For reduction of county debt, a sum not exceeding twenty
thousand five hundred dollars .... 20,500 00
3 For salaries of county officers and assistants, a sum not
exceeding nineteen thousand four hundred thirty-five
dollars......... 19,435 00
4 For clerical assistance in county offices, a sum not exceed-
ing ten thousand six hundred eighty dollars . . 10,680 00
5 For salaries and expenses of district courts, a sum not ex-
ceeding twenty-five thousand three hundred fifty
dollars......... 25,350 00
Item
6 For salaries of jailers, masters and assistants, and support
of prisoners in jails and houses of correction, a sum not
exceeding twenty-four thousand two hundred dollars $24,200 00
7 For criminal costs in the superior court, a sum not exceed-
ing twenty thousand dollars ..... 20,000 00
8 For civil expenses in the supreme judicial, superior, pro-
bate, and land courts, a sum not exceeding twelve
thousand dollars....... 12,000 00
10 For transportation expenses of county and associate com-
missioners, a sum uot exceeding nine hundred dollars 900 00
11 For medical examiners, inquests, and commitments of the
insane, a sum not exceeding three thousand dollars . 3,000 00
12 For auditors, masters and referees, a sum not exceeding
three thousand five hundred dollars . . . 3,500 00
14 For repairing, furnishing and improving county buildings,
a sum not exceeding four thousand five hundred dollars 4,500 00
15 For care, fuel, lights and supplies in county buildings,
other than jails and houses of correction, a sum not exceeding thirteen thousand five hundred ninety dollars 13,590 00
16 For highways, including state highways, bridges and
land damages, a sum not exceeding seventy thousand
dollars......... 70,000 00
17 For law libraries, a sum not exceeding one thousand two
hundred dollars....... 1,200 00
19 For county aid to agriculture, a sum not exceeding ten
thousand nine hundred ten dollars .... 10,910 00
20 For the sanatorium, a sum not exceeding eight thousand
three hundred seventy-five dollars .... 8,375 00 20a For the preventorium, a sum not exceeding one thousand
five hundred dollars...... 1,500 00
21 For Mount Tom state reservation, a sum not exceeding
two thousand three hundred twenty dollars . . 2,320 00
22 For pensions, a sum not exceeding two thousand five
hundred dollars....... 2,500 00
23 For miscellaneous and contingent expenses of the current
year, a sum not exceeding four thousand dollars . 4,000 00 23a For unpaid bills of previous years, a sum not exceeding
twelve dollars and ninety cents .... 12 90
24 For a reserve fund, a sum not exceeding five thousand
dollars......... 5,000 00
And the county commissioners of Hampshire county are hereby authorized to levy as the county tax of said county for the current year, in the manner provided by law, the sum of two hundred thirty-one thousand seven hundred eleven dollars and ninety-eight cents, to be expended, together with the cash balance on hand and the receipts from other sources, for the above purposes $231,711 98
Middlesex County.
1 For interest on county debt, a sum not exceeding ninety
thousand dollars.......$90,000 00
2 For reduction of county debt, a sum not exceeding two
hundred thirty-eight thousand dollars . . . 238,000 00
3 For salaries of county officers and assistants, a sum not
exceeding seventy-three thousand seven hundred
seventy-five dollars ...... 73,775 00
4 For clerical assistance in county offices, a sum not exceed-
ing two hundred twentv-three thousand four hundred
twenty-five dollars....... 223,425 00
5 For salaries and expenses of district courts, a sum not
exceeding three hundred twenty-six thousand seven
hundred dollars....... 326,700 00
6 For salaries of jailers, masters and assistants, and support
of prisoners in jails and houses of correction, a sum not exceeding two hundred sixty thousand eight hundred seventy-five dollars ...... 260,875 00
Item
7 For criminal costs in the superior court, a sum not exceeding two hundred twenty-one thousand two hundred fifty dollars........$221,250 00
S For civil expenses in the supreme judicial, superior, probate, and land courts, a sum not exceeding one hundred twenty thousand five hundred seventy-five dollars . 120,575 00
9 For trial justices, a sum not exceeding eight hundred
fifty dollars........ 850 00
10 For transportation expenses of county and associate com-
missioners, a sum not exceeding one thousand eight
hundred dollars....... 1,800 00
11 For medical examiners, inquests, and commitments of the
insane, a sum not exceeding thirty thousaud dollars . 30,000 00
12 For auditors, masters and referees, a sum not exceeding
thirty thousand dollars...... 30,000 00
14 For repairing, furnishing and improving county buildings,
a sum not exceeding fifty thousand dollars . . 50,000 00
15 For care, fuel, lights and supplies in couuty buildings,
other than jails and houses of correction, a sum not exceeding one hundred twenty thousand five hundred seventy-five dollars...... 120,575 00
16 For highways, including state highways, bridges and
land damages, a sum not exceeding three hundred
thousand four hundred dollars .... 300,400 00
17 For law Libraries, a sum not exceeding eleven thousand
one hundred dollars...... 11,100 00
18 For training school, a sum not exceeding fifty-five thou-
sand eight hundred seventy-five dollars . . . 55,875 00
19 For county aid to agriculture, a sum not exceeding
thirty-nine thousand one hundred fifty dollars . . 39,150 00
21 For Walden Pond state reservation, a sum not exceeding
thirteen thousand nine hundred dollars . . . 13,900 00
22 For pensions, a sum not exceeding thirty thousand
dollars...... . . 30,000 00
23 For miscellaneous and contingent expenses of the current
year, a sum not exceeding six thousand dollars . 6,000 00
23a For unpaid bills of previous years, a sum not exceeding
one thousand dollars..... 1,000 00
24 For a reserve fund, a sum not exceeding twelve thousand
dollars......... 12,000 00
And the county commissioners of Middlesex countjr are hereby authorized to levy as the county tax of said county for the current year, in the manner provided by law, the sum of one million nine hundred ninety-five thousand four hundred forty-three dollars and seventeen cents, to be expended, together with the cash balance on hand and the receipts from other sources, for the above purposes ..... $1,995,443 17
Norfolk County.
1 For interest on county debt, a sum not exceeding three
thousand dollars.......$3,000 00
2 For reduction of county debt, a sum not exceeding one
thousand five hundred forty-four dollars and twelve
cents......... 1,544 12
3 For salaries of county officers and assistants, a sum not
exceeding thirty-two thousand seven hundred eighty
dollars......... 32,780 00
4 For clerical assistance in county offices, a sum not exceed-
ing seventy-five thousand four hundred fifty dollars . 75,450 00
5 For salaries and expenses of district and municipal courts,
a sum not exceeding one hundred twenty thousand six
hundred ninety dollars...... 120,690 00
6 For salaries of jailers, masters and assistauts, and support
of prisoners in jails and houses of correction, a sum not
exceeding sixty thousand six hundred seventy dollars 60,670 00
Item
7 For criminal costs in the superior court, a sum not exceed-
ing sixty thousand one hundred dollars . . . $60,100 00
8 For civil expenses in the supreme judicial, superior, pro-
bate, and land courts, a sum not exceeding thirty-five
thousand eighty dollars...... 35,080 00
10 For transportation expenses of county and associate com-
missioners, a sum not exceeding seven hundred fifty
dollars......... 750 00
11 For medical examiners, inquests, and commitments of the
insane, a sum not exceeding eleven thousand five
hundred dollars....... 11,500 00
12 For auditors, masters and referees, a sum not exceeding
fifteen thousand dollars...... 15,000 00
13 For building county buildings, a sum not exceeding one
thousand dollars....... 1,000 00
14 For repairing, furnishing and improving county buildings,
a sum not exceeding eighteen thousand dollars . . 18,000 00
15 For care, fuel, lights and supplies in county buildings,
other than jails and houses of correction, a sum not exceeding fifty-eight thousand three hundred twenty dollars......... 58,320 00
16 For highways, including state highways, bridges and land
damages, a sum not exceeding forty thousand seven
hundred ninety-eight dollars ..... 40,798 00
17 For law libraries, a sum not exceeding two thousand
dollars......... 2,000 00
18 For training school, a sum not exceeding two thousand
five hundred dollars...... 2,500 00
19 For the agricultural school, a sum not exceeding sixty-
nine thousand one hundred seventy dollars . . 69,170 00
22 For pensions, a sum not exceeding ten thousand dollars 10,000 00
23 For miscellaneous and contingent expenses of the current
year, a sum not exceeding three thousand two hundred seventy dollars and eighty cents .... 3,270 80 23a For unpaid bills of previous years, a sum not exceeding
two thousand dollars ...... 2,000 00
24 For a reserve fund, a sum not exceeding five thousand
dollars......... 5,000 00
And the county commissioners of Norfolk county are hereby authorized to levy as the county tax of said county for the current year, in the manner provided by law, the sum of four hundred fifty-four thousand fifty dollars, to be expended, together with the cash balance on hand and the receipts from other sources, for the above purposes ....... $454,050 00
Plymouth County.
1 For interest on county debt, a sum not exceeding seven-
teen thousand dollars......$17,000 00
2 For reduction of county debt, a sum not exceeding forty-
seven thousand five hundred eighty-four dollars . 47,584 00
3 For salaries of county officers and assistants, a sum
not exceeding twenty-six thousand eight hundred
seventy-five dollars ...... 26,875 00
4 For clerical assistance in county offices, a sum not exceed-
ing twenty-one thousand eight hundred seventy-five
dollars........ . 21,875 00
5 For salaries and expenses of district courts, a sum not ex-
ceeding sixty thousand two hundred forty dollars . 60,240 00
6 For salaries of jailers, masters and assistants, and support
of prisoners in jails and houses of correction, a sum not exceeding ninety-seven thousand three hundred seventy-five dollars....... 97,375 00
7 For criminal costs in the superior court, a sum not ex-
ceeding forty-three thousand six hundred dollars . 43,600 00
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8 For civil expenses in the supreme judicial, superior, probate, and land courts, a sum not exceeding twenty-five thousand dollars.......$25,000 00
10 For transportation expenses of county and associate com-
missioners, a sum not exceeding two thousand three
hundred dollars....... 2,300 00
11 For medical examiners, inquests and commitments of the
insane, a sum not exceeding five thousand five hundred
dollars......... 5,500 00
12 For auditors, masters and referees, a sum not exceeding
eight thousand dollars...... 8,000 00
14 For repairing, furnishing and improving county buildings,
a sum not exceeding seven thousand dollars . . 7,000 00
15 For care, fuel, lights and supplies in county buildings,
other than jails and houses of correction, a sum not exceeding twenty-six thousand three hundred fifty dollars......... 26,350 00
16 For highways, including state highways, bridges and land
damages, a sum not exceeding one hundred twenty-six
thousand dollars....... 126,000 00
17 For law libraries, a sum not exceeding two thousand five
hundred dollars....... 2,500 00
18 For training school, a sum not exceeding three thousand
dollars......... 3,000 00
19 For county aid to agriculture, a sum not exceeding eight-
een thousand two hundred dollars .... 18,200 00
22 For pensions, a sum not exceeding seven hundred ninety-
five dollars........ 795 00
23 For miscellaneous and contingent expenses of the current
year, a sum not exceeding two thousand eight hundred seventy dollars and five cents .... 2,870 05
23a For unpaid bills of previous years, a sum not exceeding
one thousand four hundred dollars .... 1,400 00
24 For a reserve fund, a sum not exceeding five thousand
dollars......... 5,000 00
And the county commissioners of Plymouth county are hereby authorized to levy as the county tax of said county for the current year, in the manner provided by law, the sum of four hundred thirty-four thousand five hundred seventy-five dollars, to be expended, together with the cash balance on hand and the receipts from other sources, for the above purposes . . . $434,575 00
Worcester County. 1 For interest on county debt, a sum not exceeding nine
thousand five hundred dollars .... $9,500 00
3 For salaries of county officers and assistants, a sum not
exceeding fifty-three thousand three hundred twenty-five dollars........ 53,325 00
4 For clerical assistance in county offices, a sum not exceed-
ing seventy-one thousand seventy-five dollars . . 71,075 00
5 For salaries and expenses of district courts, a sum not
exceeding one hundred fifty-two thousand two hundred
fifty dollars........ 152,250 00
6 For salaries of jailers, masters and assistants, and support
of prisoners in jails and houses of correction, a sum not exceeding one hundred eleven thousand two hundred fifty dollars........ 111,250 00
7 For criminal costs in the superior court, a sum not exceed-
ing seventy-five thousand four hundred twenty-five
dollars......... 75,425 00
8 For civil expenses in the supreme judicial, superior, pro-
bate, and land courts, a sum not exceeding sixty thousand one hundred fifty dollars. .... 60,150 00
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9 For trial justices, a sum not exceeding one thousand
dollars....... $1,000 00
10 For transportation expenses of county and associate com-
missioners, a sum not exceeding three thousand four
hundred fifty dollars...... 3,450 00
11 For medical examiners, inquests, and commitments of
the insane, a sum not exceeding eighteen thousand
dollars......... 18,000 00
12 For auditors, masters and referees, a sum not exceeding
twelve thousand dollars...... 12,000 00
14 For repairing, furnishing and improving couuty buildings,
a sum not exceeding twenty-eight thousand dollars . 28,000 00
15 For care, fuel, lights and supplies in county buildings,
other than jails and houses of correction, a sum not exceeding fifty-seven thousand three hundred twenty-five dollars........ 57,325 00
16 For highways, including state highways, bridges and land
damages, a sum not exceeding three hundred sixty-nine thousand five hundred twenty-five dollars . 369,525 00
17 For law libraries, a sum not exceeding eight thousand
eight hundred ninety dollars..... 8,890 00
18 For training school, a sum not exceeding twenty thousand
thirty-five dollars....... 20,035 00
19 For county aid to agriculture, a sum not exceeding thirty-
nine thousand nine hundred seventy-five dollars . 39,975 00 20a For the preventorium, a sum not exceeding three thousand dollars........ 3,000 00
21 For state reservations, a sum not exceeding twenty-three
thousand six hundred dollars..... 23,600 00
22 For pensions, a sum not exceeding fifteen thousand dollars 15,000 00
23 For miscellaneous and contingent expenses of the current
year, a sum not exceeding four thousand six hundred
dollars......... 4,600 00
23a For unpaid bills of previous years, a sum not exceeding
two thousand dollars...... 2,000 00
24 For a reserve fund, a sum not exceeding twelve thousand
dollars......... 12,000 00
And the county commissioners of Worcester county are hereby authorized to levy as the county tax of said county for the current year, in the manner provided by law, the sum of eight hundred eighty-three thousand nine hundred fifty-three dollars, to be expended, together with the cash balance on hand and the receipts from other sources, for the above purposes . . $883,953 00
Approved June 12, 1934-