Acts of the Legislature of the State of Michigan

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W. S. George, 1865 - Session laws
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Page 619 - ... county jail not less than three months nor more than one year, or by both fine and imprisonment, in the discretion of the court...
Page 213 - States, as a day of thanksgiving, or fasting and prayer, or other religious observance, shall, for all purposes whatever as regards the presenting for payment or acceptance, and of the protesting and giving notice of the dishonor of" bills of exchange, bank checks and promissory notes, made after the passage of this act, be treated and considered as the first day of the week, commonly called Sunday...
Page 118 - ... one for the term of one year, one for the term of two years, and one for the term of three years ; and one member of said board shall be elected annually thereafter, who shall hold his office for three years.
Page 778 - Section 1. Neither slavery nor Involuntary servitude, except as a punishment for crime, whereof the party shall have been duly convicted, shall exist within the United States, or any place subject to their jurisdiction. Sec. 2. Congress shall have power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation.
Page 795 - ... provided that in time of war no elector in the actual military service of the State or of the United States, in ! the army or navy thereof, shall be deprived of his vote by reason of his absence from such election district; and the Legislature shall have power to provide the manner in which and the time and place at which such absent electors may vote, and for the return and canvass of their votes in the election districts in which they respectively reside.
Page 720 - ... it shall state the name of the person in whose office the vacancy shall have occurred, and that such vacancy will be supplied at such election ; and such township clerk or inspector shall cause such notices to be posted up in at least three of the most public places in the said township or ward.1— (48.) (131.) SEC.
Page 802 - Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Michigan, That our Senators and Representatives in Congress be requested to use their influence to...
Page 795 - States two years and six months prior to said last named day, and every civilized male inhabitant of Indian descent, a native of the United States, and not a member of any tribe...
Page 66 - ... the sum paid therefor, and -the time when the purchaser will be entitled to a deed...
Page 775 - Resolved, That the governor be requested to transmit copies of the foregoing preamble and resolutions to each of our Senators and Representatives.

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