Documents Accompanying the Journal of the House of Representatives of the State of Michigan, at the Annual Session of ... (Google eBook)

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1839 - Michigan
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Page 33 - River of the lake, then and in that case with the assent of the Congress of the United States, the northern boundary of this State shall be established by, and extend to, a direct line running from the southern extremity of Lake Michigan to the most northerly cape of the Miami Bay...
Page 32 - ... that the boundaries of these three states shall be subject so far to be altered, that, if congress shall hereafter find it expedient, they shall have authority to form one or two states in that part of the said territory which lies north of an east and west line drawn through the southerly bend or extreme of lake Michigan.
Page 155 - In case of excess, the directors under whose administration it shall happen, shall be liable for the same in their natural and private capacities ; and an action of debt may in such case be brought against them, or any of them, their...
Page 170 - Corporation, which shall be made to any person, or persons, shall be assignable, by endorsement thereupon, under the hand or hands of such person or persons, and of his, her, or their assignee, or assignees, and so as absolutely to transfer and vest the property thereof in each and every assignee, or assignees, successively...
Page 138 - Such as shall have been purchased at sales upon judgments, decrees or mortgages obtained or made for such debts; and it shall not be lawful for any company incorporated as aforesaid to purchase, hold or convey real estate in any other case or for any other purpose...
Page 221 - States, or any person or persons, to this state for the use of a university ; and the funds accruing from the rents or sale of such lands, or from any other source for the purpose aforesaid, shall be and remain a permanent fund, the interest of which shall be applied to the support of said university...
Page 168 - And be it further enacted, That the directors for the time being shall have power to appoint such officers, clerks, and servants under them, as shall be necessary for executing the business of the said corporation, and to allow them such compensation, for their services respectively, as shall be reasonable...
Page 155 - ... be brought against them, or any of them, their, or any of their heirs, executors, or administrators, in any court of...
Page 166 - States : and also to make, have, and use, a common seal, and the same to break, alter, and renew, at their pleasure: and also to ordain, establish, and put in execution...
Page 221 - The Legislature shall take measures for the protection, improvement, or other disposition of such lands as have been, or may hereafter be...

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