Annual Report of the State Board of Health, Lunacy, and Charity of Massachusetts, Volume 7

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Rand, Abery, 1886 - Insanity
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Page xxxiii - Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That from and after the passage of this Act, it shall be unlawful for any person, company, partnership or corporation, in any manner whatsoever, to prepay the transportation, or in any way assist or encourage the importation or migration of any alien or aliens, any foreigner or foreigners, into the United States...
Page xxxiv - States, shall forfeit and pay for every such offense the sum of one thousand dollars, which may be sued for and recovered by the United States or by any person who shall first bring his action therefor...
Page xxxiii - That all contracts or agreements, express or implied, parol or special, which may hereafter be made by and between any person, company, partnership, or corporation, and any foreigner or foreigners, alien or aliens, to perform labor or service or having reference to the performance of labor or service by any person in the United States, its Territories, or the District of Columbia...
Page xxxiii - An act to prohibit the importation and migration of foreigners and aliens under contract or agreement to perform labor in the United States, its Territories, and the District of Columbia...
Page xxxi - ... to the United States, and shall be a debt in favor of the United States against the owner...
Page xxxiv - That the master of any vessel who shall knowingly bring within the United States on such vessel, and land or permit to be landed, any Chinese laborer...
Page xxxiii - That for every violation of any of the provisions of section four of this act the person, partnership, company, or corporation violating the same, by knowingly assisting, encouraging, or soliciting the migration or importation of any contract laborer into the United States...
Page xxxi - That the Secretary of the Treasury shall establish such regulations and rules, and issue from time to time such instructions, not inconsistent with law, as he shall deem best calculated to protect the United States and immigrants into the United States from fraud and loss...
Page 129 - The tax is uniform when it operates with the same force and effect in every place where the subject of it is found.
Page 126 - ... any convict, lunatic, idiot, or any person unable to take care of himself or herself without becoming a public charge...

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