Notwithstanding the offices he had filled he died poor, and provision had to be made for his daughter out of the funds of the state.
In cases where statutes did touch the question of regulation, they had to do with the operation of trains and with the provision of facilities for shippers and passengers, rather than with questions of rates.
Until other provision was made, the governor-general was to have a salary of £10,000, paid by the Commonwealth.
It forbade the granting of passes except to certain specified classes, - a provision entirely absent from the original measure.
Under this provision an amendment cannot be adopted until nearly four years after it is first proposed.