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Page 9 - Provided, that no person shall at any time be allowed to vote in the election of the city council of the city of Providence, or upon any proposition to impose a tax, or for the expenditure of money in any town or city...
Page 11 - ... this act, may be sued for and recovered in any court of competent jurisdiction...
Page 13 - ... officers shall take the following engagement before they act in their respective offices, to wit : You being by the free vote of the electors of this State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, elected unto the place of do solemnly swear (or affirm) to be true and faithful unto this state, and to support the constitution of this state and of the United States...
Page 10 - ... [Not less than one hundred members of the house of representatives shall constitute a quorum for doing business; but a less number may organize temporarily, adjourn from day to day, and compel the attendance of absent members.] Art.
Page 9 - Salem, and as such, shall have, exercise and enjoy all the rights, immunities, powers and privileges, and shall be subject to all the duties and obligations, now incumbent upon and appertaining to said town as a municipal corporation.
Page 56 - No sum appropriated for a specific purpose shall be expended for any other purpose, and no expenditure shall be made, nor liability incurred, by or in behalf of the city, until an appropriation has been duly voted by the city council sufficient to...
Page 15 - ... inhabitants, persons of all descriptions, and taking the last census, made under the authority of the United States, as a basis for such computation. And it shall be in the power of the...
Page 15 - The passage; of this act shall not affect any right accruing or accrued, or any suit, prosecution or other legal proceeding pending at the time when it shall take effect by acceptance, as herein provided for, and no penalty or forfeiture previously incurred shall be affected thereby.
Page 58 - Dollars gold coin of the United States of the present standard of weight and fineness," with interest from date at the rate of four per cent.
Page 66 - Inspector may enter upon the premises with such workmen and assistants as may be necessary, and cause the said unsafe structure to be shored up, taken down or otherwise secured without delay, and a proper fence or boarding to be put up for the protection of passers by.

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