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from the date thereof unless within said period of one year the
applicant shall give notice in writing to said commissioners re-
questing a grant of the grounds covered by his application, such
notice to be accompanied by the sum or sums provided in this
chapter, together with such fees for mapping and plotting as
may be fixed by said commissioners."

SEC. 2. This act shall affect pending applications.
Approved, June 21, 1907.

[House Bill No. 334.]

CHAPTER 150.

When applicable.

An Act amending an Act concerning Police Benefit Funds.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in

General Assembly convened:
Section 2006 of the general statutes is hereby amended by
inserting the words“ maintaining a regular police force, or
after the word “ city” in the second line of said section, so that
said section as amended shall read as follows: The provisions
of this chapter shall apply to each city maintaining a regular
police force, or having a police department under the manage-
ment of a board of police commissioners or a police committee,
which shall, at a special meeting of its court of common council
called for that purpose, accept for such city the provisions of
this chapter by an affirmative vote in each branch of said court
of common council of a majority of all the members elected to
that branch.

Approved, June 21, 1907.

[House Bill No. 87.)

CHAPTER 151.

Imitation of trades union label.

An Act concerning Labels and Trade-Marks of Trades Unions.
Be it enacted by the Senate and IIouse of Representatives in

General Assembly convened:

SECTION 1. Section 4907 of the general statutes is hereby amended to read as follows: Whenever any person, or any association or union of workingmen, has heretofore adopted or used, or shall hereafter adopt or use, any label, trade-mark, term, design, device, or form of advertisement for the purpose of designating, making known, or distinguishing any goods, wares, merchandise, or other product of labor as having been made, manufactured, produced, prepared, packed, worked upon, or put on sale by such person or association or union of workingmen, or by a member or members of such association or union, and shall have recorded such label, trade-mark, term, design, device, or form of advertisement as hereinafter provided in section three of this act, it shall be unlawful for any person or corporation to counterfeit or imitate such label, trade-mark, term, design, device, or form of advertisement, or to use, sell, offer for sale, or in any way utter or circulate, any counterfeit or imitation of such label, trade-mark, term, design, device, or form of advertisement. Every person wilfully and knowingly violating any provision of this section shall be fined not less than one hundred dollars nor more than two hundred dollars, or imprisoned not less than three months nor more than one year, or both.

Seç. 2. Section 4908 of the general statutes is hereby re- Repeal. pealed.

Sec. 3. Section 4909 of the general statutes is hereby Label to be filled amended to read as follows: Every such person, association, with secretary. or union that has adopted or shall adopt a label, trade-mark, term, design, device, or form of advertisement, as aforesaid, may file the same for record in the office of the secretary of the state by leaving two copies, counterparts, or facsimiles thereof, with the secretary of the state. Said secretary shall deliver to such person, association, or union so filing the same a duly attested certificate of the record of the same. Such certificate of record, or a duly certified copy thereof, shall, in all suits and prosecutions under sections 4907, 4910, and 4911 as amended, and section 4912, be sufficient proof of the adoption of such label, trade-mark, term, design, device, or form of advertisement, and of the right of said person, association, or union to adopt the same. No label shall be recorded that would probably be mistaken for a label already of record.

SEC. 4. All records or certificates of the record of labels, trademarks, terms, designs, devices, or forms of advertisement which may, prior to the passage of this act, have been made or delivered in compliance with, or in attempted compliance with, sections 4907 and 4909 of the general statutes, are hereby validated and shall have the same force and effect as if made or delivered under and pursuant to the provisions of this act. Sec. 5. Section 4910 of the general statutes is hereby

Injunction amended to read as follows: Every such person, association, or against wrongful union adopting a label, trade-mark, term, design, device, or form of advertisement, as aforesaid, and having duly recorded the same as hereinbefore provided, may enjoin the manufacture, use, display, or sale of any counterfeit or imitation thereof, or

of label.

the sale of goods bearing any counterfeit or imitation thereof, either in its identical form, or in such near resemblance thereto as is calculated or liable to deceive; and all courts having jurisdiction thereof shall grant injunctions to restrain such manufacture, use, display, or sale, and shall award the complainant in such suit, such damages, resulting from such wrongful manufacture, use, display, or sale, as may by said court be deemed just and reasonable, and shall require the defendants to pay to such person, association, or union the profits derived from such wrongful manufacture, use, display, or sale; and such court shall also order that all such counterfeits or imitations in the possession or under the control of any defendant in such case be delivered to an officer of the court or to the com

plainant to be destroyed. Unauthorized use Sec. 6. Section 4911 of the general statutes is hereby

amended to read as follows: Every person who shall use or display the genuine label, trade-mark, term, design, device, or form of advertisement of any such person, association, or union, which shall have been duly recorded as hereinbefore provided, in any manner not authorized by such person, union, or association, knowing that such use or display is not so authorized, shall be fined not less than one hundred nor more than two hundred dollars, or imprisoned not less than three months nor more than one year, or both. In all cases where such association or union is not incorporated, suits under sections 4907 and 4910 as amended, section 4912, and this section may be commenced and prosecuted by any officer or member of such association or union, in behalf of and for the use of such association or union.

Approved, June 21, 1907.

[Substitute for House Bill No. 24.)

CHAPTER 152.

Staging to be furnished with guard rall.

An Act concerning the Protection of Workmen Employed on

Buildings.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in

General Assembly convened:

Section 1. Every person employing another to perform labor of any kind in erecting, repairing, altering, or painting any building or other structure who shall provide or furnish, or cause to be provided or furnished, for the performance of such labor, any swinging scaffolding or staging to be used on the exterior of such building or other structure at a greater height than thirty-five feet from the ground, shall, except as

hereinafter provided, equip such scaffolding or staging with a guard rail of some suitable material attached to such scaffolding or staging at a height not less than thirty-four inches above the flooring thereof, such rail to be properly secured and braced, and to extend along the entire length of the outside of such scaffolding or staging; provided, that such requirement shall not apply to any scaffolding or staging exclusively used for the purpose of riveting, or to any scaffolding or staging less than four feet in length.

SEC. 2. Any contractor or owner, when constructing, in Laying of floors . any city, a building, the plans and specifications for which require the floors to be arched between the beams thereof, or where the floors or filling-in between the floors are of fireproof material or brickwork, shall complete such flooring or filling-in, as the building progresses, to within not more than three tiers of beams below that on which the iron work is being erected, or shall cover with planks not less than two inches in thickness such portion of each alternate tier of floor beams as may be reasonably necessary to give protection to those employed in the erection of such building. If the plans and specifications of such building do not require filling in between the beams of floors with brick or other fireproof material, all contractors for carpenter work in the course of construction shall lay the under flooring thereof on each story, as the building progresses, to within not more than two stories below that to which such building has been erected. Except in such buildings as are not to be lathed and plastered a temporary flooring at least eight feet wide, and protected on the outer edge by a plank at least eight inches high shall be laid, as the building progresses, around the inner side of the outer walls thereof on the floor below that to which such building has been erected. If the floor beams are of iron or steel, the contractors for the iron and steel work of any building in the course of construction, or the owners of such building, shall cover with planks not less than two inches in thickness that portion of the tier of iron or steel beams on which the structural iron or steel work is being erected. The flooring, planking, or filling-in, as required by this section, shall not include such spaces as may reasonably be required for the proper construction of any such building, and for the raising and lowering of material to be used in such construction, or such spaces as may be designated by the plans or specifications for stairways and elevator shafts. In buildings more than three stories in height, all such spaces other than those used for elevating or hoisting purposes shall be protected, on each story, by a guard rail at a height of three and one-half feet, and by a board at least eight inches high close to the floor.

All spaces in such buildings used for elevating or hoisting purposes shall be protected at the ends thereof, if such ends are more than three feet in width, by some suitable barrier not less than five feet high, and the sides of such spaces on any story upon which the delivery of material has ceased shall be provided with a movable wooden bar at least two inches by four inches in section and of sufficient length to extend across such opening at a height of three and one-half feet above the floor. When such bar has been provided, neither the contractor nor the owner shall be held responsible for any injury or damage resulting from the failure on the part of workmen, employes, or others to use said protection.

SEC. 3. The chief officer of any city charged with the enforcement of the building laws of such city is hereby charged with the enforcement of the provisions of this act.

SEC. 4. Any person violating any of the provisions of this act shall be fined not more than fifty dollars, or imprisoned not more than thirty days, or both.

Approved, June 21, 1907.

Enforcement.

Penalty.

[Substitute for House Bill No. 481.)

CHAPTER 153.

Hunters to be licensed.

An Act concerning the Licensing of Hunters.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in

General Assembly convened:

SECTION 1. No person shall hunt, pursue, take, or kill any bird or quadruped protected by law without having first obtained a license as hereinafter provided; provided, that nothing in this act shall be construed as affecting the right of a bona fide resident of this state, or his lineal descendants, to hunt without such license on land owned by him or on land leased by, him and on which he is actually domiciled, and which land is used exclusively for agricultural purposes, and not for club or shooting purposes, nor as affecting in any way the provisions of the general statutes relating to trespass, nor as authorizing the pursuit, taking, wounding, or killing, or the possession of birds or quadrupeds contrary to any laws now in force or which may hereafter be enacted, nor shall the possession of such license grant or confer any privilege not enjoyed prior to the passage of this act.

Sec. 2. The clerk of every town, city, or borough shall, by whom issued.

upon the application of any person and the payment of the license fee and recording fee hereinafter provided, issue to

License, how and

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