Journal of the Assembly of the State of New York, Volume 1 (Google eBook)

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New York State Assembly, 1849 - New York (State)
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Page 143 - ... said first section, to pay the interest and extinguish the entire principal of the canal debt; and after that period, then the sum of one million and five hundred thousand dollars in each fiscal year, as a sinking fund, to pay the interest and redeem the principal of that part of the State debt called the general fund debt...
Page 45 - When two or more members rise at once, the Speaker shall name the member who is first to speak...
Page 529 - An act to simplify and abridge the practice, pleadings and proceedings of the courts of this state...
Page 46 - All committees shall be appointed by the Speaker, unless otherwise specially directed by the House, in which case they shall be appointed by ballot; and if, upon such ballot, the number required shall not be elected by a majority of the votes given, the House shall proceed to a second ballot, in which a plurality of votes shall prevail; and, in...
Page 478 - It shall be the duty of the Legislature to provide for the organization of cities and incorporated villages, and to restrict their power of taxation, assessment, borrowing money, contracting debts, and loaning their credit, so as to prevent abuses in assessments and in contracting debt by such municipal corporations...
Page 45 - After a motion is stated by the Speaker, or read by the Clerk, it shall be deemed to be in the possession of the House, but may be withdrawn at any time before a decision or amendment.
Page 45 - He shall have the right to name any member to perform the duties of the chair, but such substitution shall not extend beyond an adjournment.
Page 22 - January, one thousand eight hundred and fifty, shall be individually responsible, to the amount of their respective share or shares of stock in any such corporation or association, for all its debts and liabilities of every kind...
Page 103 - If any debts of the said corporation, lawfully contracted, shall not be paid out of its funds, when due, the trustees shall be individually liable for such funds, to the creditors in such cases, and to such extent as they would be if not incorporated.
Page 234 - That every mark of distinction shown to the memory of such illustrious men as offer up their lives for the liberty and happiness of their country, reflects real honor on those who pay the tribute, and by holding up to others the prospect of fame and immortality will animate them to tread in the same path.

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