The act is not printed in the statute book, but it is in very good condition on the parliament roll.
In its records are to be read the variations of our statute book.
The people became civilized—but that law was on the statute book.
Passing mention may be made of an Act which was placed on the statute book in 1396.
The sumptuary law for burying the dead in woollen, still occupies its place in their statute book.
If it is unjust, there can be no ground for keeping it on the statute book.
There were some two hundred capital felonies upon the statute book.
The Drapers had also figured in the statute book on two occasions.
The statute book can only throw about society a safeguard; it cannot exterminate the evils to which men are prone.
Accordingly, all the penal laws in question were, then and there, torn from the statute book.