Journal of the House of Representatives of the State of Michigan

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Morse & Bagg, printers to the Legislature, 1898 - Legislative journals
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Page 30 - The name and postoffice address of the chief officer or managing agent of the company in Michigan. Sixth, The number of shares of the capital stock. Seventh, The par value and market value, or if there be no market value, the actual value of the shares of stock on the first day of May.
Page 177 - And the General Assembly shall, from time to time, pass laws establishing reasonable maximum rates of charges for the transportation of passengers and freight on the different railroads in this State.
Page 251 - Members of the Legislature shall, in all cases except treason, felony and breach of the peace, be privileged from arrest, and shall not be subject to any civil process during the session of the Legislature, nor for fifteen days next before the commencement and after the termination of each session.
Page 13 - The interest, wisdom, and justice of the representative body, and its relations with its constituents, furnish the only security...
Page 250 - When a man hath taken a new wife, he shall not go out to war, neither shall he be charged with any business: but he shall be free at home one year, and shall cheer up his wife which he hath taken.
Page 12 - The only security against the abuse of this power is found in the structure of the government itself. In imposing a tax the legislature acts upon its constituents. This is in general a sufficient security against erroneous and oppressive taxation.
Page 32 - ... shall be liable to a penalty of one hundred dollars and an additional penalty of one hundred dollars for each day after the prescribed time for which it shall neglect to file or correct the same, to be sued for in the name of the people of the State of New York.
Page 263 - Health of this or any other state, and that the Senators and Representatives of this State in Congress be requested to use their earnest efforts to secure proper recognition of the rights of Michigan in this respect.
Page 240 - For right is right, since God is God ; And right the day must win ; To doubt would be disloyalty, To falter would be sin ! FREDERIC WILLIAM FABER.
Page 9 - To the Speaker of the House of Representatives: •Sir — I am instructed by the Senate to transmit to the House the following concurrent resolution: Resolved (the House concurring). That the two houses meet in joint convention at...

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