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§ 19. In all cases where the transportation company is obliged under the provisions of this law to withhold or refuse delivery of cattle, the duty to feed and care for such cattle shall be upon the owner or con

signor, or in case of his default in so doing then by the transportation

company at the expense of the owner or consignor, and such transportation company shall in such case have a lien upon such animals for food, care or custody furnished, and such transportation company shall not be liable for any detention to such cattle to enable compliance with the prosions of this Act.

$ 20. For the purposes of this Act stock yards at the Union Stock Yards, Chicago, the National Stock Yards, East St. Louis or the Union Stock Yards, Peoria, or any other like public stock yards shall be placed in quarantine.

APPROVED June 29th, 1915.

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AN ACT making an appropriation for county fairs or other agricultural societies of the State of Illinois. SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: That the sum of one hundred thousand dollars ($100,000) per annum, or so much thereof as may be necessary, be and the same is hereby appropriated to county fairs or other agricultural societies of the State of Illinois, said appropriations to be divided between such county fairs or agricultural societies which have complied with the conditions prescribed by section 7 of an Act entitled, “An Act to revise the law in relation to the Department of Agriculture, agricultural societies and agricultural fairs, and to provide for reports of the same,” approved June 23, 1883, in force July 1, 1883, and all Acts amendatory of said section. § 2. The Auditor of Public Accounts is hereby authorized and directed to draw his warrants upon the State Treasurer for the moneys herein appropriated in favor of the several county fairs or agricultural societies of this State which shall have complied with the provisions of section 7 of the Act referred to herein, and the certificate of the State Board of Agriculture, signed by its president and attested by its secretary and approved by the Governor shall be required by the Auditor of Public Accounts as proof of such compliance. APPROVED June 28th, 1915.

AGRICULTURE–ILLINOIS FARMERS' INSTITUTE AND COUNTY INSTITUTES.

§ 1. Aoi. $49,100 for the years beginning $ 3. State funds for county institutes—how uly 1, 1915 and 1916. drawn—sworn statement.

§ 2. Meetings of county institutes—expenses. $ 4. Officers to receive no compensation.
$ 5. How appropriation drawn.
(SENATE Bill No. 218. Approved JUNE 28, 1915.)

AN ACT making an appropriation for the Illinois Farmers' Institute and county farmers’ institutes. SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: That there be and hereby is appropriated to the Illinois Farmers’ Institute for the fiscal years beginning July 1, 1915 and 1916, the total sum of forty-nine thousand, one hundred dollars ($49,100.00), as follows:

For salary of stenographer. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $1,000.00 per annum.
For salary of messenger. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 900.00 per annum.
For salary of general field worker. . . . . . . . . . . . . 1,200.00 per annum.
For postage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 700.00 per annum.
For typewriter, multigraph and photo supplies... 100.00 per annum.
For towels, water and ice. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50.00 per annum.
For typewriter . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 90.00 per annum.
For express . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 600.00 per annum.
For freight and drayage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 300.00 per annum.
For telephone . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 100.00 per annum.
For telegraph . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50.00 per annum.
For reporting proceedings of institutions [insti-
tutes] and transcripts of same . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 600.00 per annum
Contingency . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50.00 per annum.
For adding machine . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 300.00
For carpet cleaner . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20.00

For the per diem and necessary expenses of expert judges, instructors and speakers furnished by the board of directors for county farmers' institutes, farmers’ short course in agriculture, farmers’ study clubs and for the necessary expenses in promoting the development of the farmers’ institute work, throughout the State. . 6,000.00 per annum. For the actual expenses of the members of the board of directors and officers of the Illinois Farmers’ Institute, in the performance of their duties as such members and officers, for the expenses of the district conference and the expenses of the State institute meetings. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5,000.00 per annum. For the purpose of holding one or more farmers’ institute meetings in each of the 102 counties of the State, the sum of seventy-five dollars ($75.00) each per annum . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7,650.00 per annum. And the said farmers’ institute meetings shall be held at such times and at such places in each county as may be agreed upon by the county farmers’ institute officers and the director of the congressional district

The board of commissioners of State contracts shall provide all needful books, papers, stationery and printing on requisition by the Secretary of the Illinois farmers’ institute.

§ 2. If the officers of a county farmers’ institute fail to arrange for and hold farmers institute meetings as provided for in this Act, the board of directors of the Illinois farmers' institute, through its officers and assistants, may plan, promote, furnish instructors for, and hold such meetings in said county as in the judgment of the board of directors may be beneficial to the agricultural interest of said county; the expense of said meetings shall be paid out of any funds available for that purpose.

§ 3. On the order of the president of a county farmers’ institute, approved by the director of the congressional district, the secretary of the Illinois farmers’ institute shall draw his warrant on the treasurer of the Illinois farmers’ institute for the said seventy-five dollars ($75.00) and deliver it to the treasurer of the county farmers’ institute: Provided, that the officers of said county farmers’ institute shall, when issuing said order, file with the secretary of the Illinois farmers’ institute a sworn statement which shall show that the said county institutes have held one or more duly advertised public sessions annually in accordance with such rules as are prescribed by the board of directors of the Illinois farmers’ institute: Provided, further, that if the necessary expenses of a county farmers’ institute shall not equal the sum of seventy-five dollars ($75.00) as shown by receipted vouchers submitted with the aforesaid sworn statement, the said warrant shall be drawn only for the sum expended, and final report made to the Governor as provided by law.

§ 4. No officer or officers of a county farmers’ institute shall be entitled as such officer or officers, to receive any moneyed compensation for any service rendered the same.

§ 5. In accordance with the provisions of section 4 of an Act entitled, “An Act creating the Illinois farmers’ institute,” approved July 1, 1895, and subsequent amendments thereto, the Auditor of Public Accounts is hereby authorized and instructed to draw his warrant on the State Treasurer for the sums herein specified, in favor of the treasurer of the Illinois farmers’ institute, and deliver the same to him upon requisition for same, signed by the president and the secretary of said Illinois farmers’ institute, and the State Treasurer shall pay the same out of any money in the State treasury appropriated for the purposes of said Act as amended.

APPROVED June 28th, 1915.

AGRICULTURE-STATE BOARDS, $ 1. Appropriates $110,400 to the boards, societies

(D). Illinois State Poultry Association, and associations named as follows:

$2,000. (A). State Board of Agriculture, $88,400.

(E). Illinois Live Stock Breeders' Asso

ciation, $3,000.
(B). Illinois Boe Keepers' Association,
$2,000.

(F). Illinois State Academy of Science

vetoed.
(C). Illinois Dairy men's Association,
$5,000.

(G). Illinois State Horticultural Society,

$10,000.

$ 2. How drawn. (HOUSE BILI. No. 935. APPROVED JUNE 29, 1915.) An Act making an appropriation in aid of the State Board of Agricul

ture, the State Bee-Keepers' Association, the Illinois Dairymen's Association, the Illinois State Poultry Association, the Illinois Live Stock Breeders' Association, the Illinois State Academy of Science, and the Illinois State Horticultural Society.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: That the following named sums, or so much thereof as may be necessary respectively for the purposes hereinafter named, be and are hereby appropriated to the boards, societies and associations following, to-wit:

(A) To the State Board of Agriculture the sum of one hundred fifty-three thousand, one hundred and fifty dollars ($153,150.00) *[$88,400.00] for the two years beginning July 1, 1915, and ending June 30, 1917, to be used as follows:

Per annum.

Total. *For salary of Secretary of said board [$500 per annum vetoed]

$4,000.00 $ 8,000.00 For salary of chief clerk..

2,000.00 4,000.00 For salary of receiving clerk...

1,200.00 2,400.00 For salary of stenographer

1,200.00 2,400.00 For salary of statistical clerk.

1,200.00 2,400.00 For salary of filing clerk..

1,000.00 2,000.00 For salary of janitor

600.00 1,200.00 For custodian at State fair grounds.

1,000.00 2,000.00 For watchman, at $2.00 per diem..

730.00 1,460.00 For watchman, at $2.25 per diem.

820.00 1,640.00 For plumber and electrician, at $2.50 per diem

750.00 1,500.00 For 2 teamsters, at $2.00 each per diem... 1,200.00 2,400.00 For 6 laborers, at $1.75 each per diem.. 3,150.00 6,300.00 For carpenter, at $3.20 per diem....

960.00 1,920.00 For postage

280.00 560.00 For stationery and printing—ordinary

855.00 1.710.00 For printing—crop statistics

1,000.00 2,000.00 *For coal, coke and wood (vetoed]

155.00

310.00 *For forage svetoed]

120.00 1,440.00 For lumber

1,840.00 3,680.00 For hardware

990.00 1,980.00 For paints

3,680.00 7,360.00 For roofing

1,460.00 2,920.00

.

Per annum. Total. For electrical material . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 585.00 $ 1,170.00 For tinwork . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 600.00 1,200.00 For tanbark . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 160.00 320.00 For brick . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 450.00 900.00 For utensils . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 330.00 660.00 For plants . . . . . . - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 160.00 320.00. For cement and gravel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 135.00 270.00 For express . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 215.00 430.00 For telephone . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 150.00 300.00 *For traveling expenses of members of board [$1,000 per annum vetoed]... . . . . . . . . . . 3,000.00 6,000.00 *For cattle barns [vetoed J. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20,000.00 For construction of fire escapes to exposition building and other improvements in said building . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2,500.00 *For construction of a sanitary kitchen and toilets for Boys' State Fair school [vetoed] . . . . . . . . . 5,000.00 *For construction of permanent and sanitary eating houses [vetoed]. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . - - - - - - - - - - 10,000.00 For construction of children's nursery and Playground . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5,000.00 For construction of sewer—pro rata of board . . . . . . . . . 2,500.00 *For reconstructing seating capacity of coliseum Ivetoed] . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5,000.00 For premiums at State Fair. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5,000.00 10,000.00 *For constructing free grand-stand [vetoed] . . . . . . . . . 20,000.00 Total . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . [$88,400.00) $153,150.00

(B) To the Illinois State Bee Keepers' Association, the sum of two thousand dollars ($2,000.00) for the two years beginning July 1,

1915, and ending June 30, 1917, to be used as follows:

Per annum.
Printing report, notices and other bee liter-
ature . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $550.00
Shorthand reporter and compiling reports. . 200.00
Postage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50.00
Expense of meetings of Illinois Bee-Keepers’
Association . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 200.00
Total . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ... $1,000.00

Total. $1,100.00 400.00 100.00

400.00

$2,000.00

(C) To the Illinois Dairymen's Association, the sum of five thousand dollars ($5,000.00) for the two years beginning July 1, 1915, and

ending June 30, 1917, to be used as follows:

Per annum.
Printing and distributing annual report. ... $850.00
Stenographic work, reporting annual conven-
tion . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 95.00
Stationery . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25.00

Postage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50.00

Total. $1,700.00

190.00 50.00 100.00

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