Journal of the Senate of the General Assembly, Volume 27, Part 2 (Google eBook)

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1872 - Illinois
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Page 772 - The navigable waters leading into the Mississippi and St Lawrence, and the carrying places between the same, shall be common highways and forever free, as well to the inhabitants of the said Territory as to the citizens of the United States and those of any other States that may be admitted into the Confederacy, without any tax, impost, or duty therefor.
Page 785 - ... for as many persons as there are directors or managers to be elected, or to cumulate said shares, and give one candidate as many votes as the number of directors, multiplied by the number of his shares of stock, shall equal, or to distribute them on the same principle among as many candidates as he shall think fit; and such directors or managers shall not be elected in any other manner.
Page 497 - Canal on terms of equality with the inhabitants of the United States, and further engages to urge upon the State Governments to secure to the subjects of Her Britannic Majesty the use of the several State canals...
Page 855 - ... but the person pledging such stock shall be considered as holding the same, and shall be liable as a stockholder accordingly, and the estates and funds in the hands of such executor, administrator, guardian or trustee, shall be liable in like manner, and to the same extent as the testator or intestate. or the ward or person interested in such trust fund would have been, if he had been living and competent to act, and held the same stock in his own name.
Page 497 - The Government of Her Britannic Majesty engages to urge upon the Government of the Dominion of Canada to secure to the citizens of the United States the use of the Welland, St. Lawrence, and other canals in the Dominion on terms of equality with the inhabitants of the Dominion...
Page 857 - ... and by that name they and their successors shall and may have succession, and shall be persons in law capable of suing and...
Page 624 - ... and upon conviction thereof in any court of competent jurisdiction shall be fined in any sum not exceeding one thousand dollars, or be imprisoned in the county jail not exceeding six months, or both, in the discretion of the court.
Page 285 - ... lawful for the said company to require the return of the original certificate of stock held by such...
Page 689 - Resolved, by the House of Representatives, the Senate concurring herein, That our Senators in Congress be instructed, and our Representatives be requested, to use their best exertions to procure the passage of a law...
Page 297 - ... permit such company to collect the interest or dividends on its securities so deposited, and from time to time to withdraw any of such securities on depositing with the...

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