History of Washington, Idaho, and Montana: 1845-1889

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History Co., 1890 - Washington (State) - 836 pages
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Page 793 - The exercise of the right of eminent domain shall never be abridged or so construed as to prevent the legislature from taking the property and franchises of incorporated companies and subjecting them to public use, the same as the property of individuals...
Page 449 - I will support, protect and defend the Constitution and government of the United States against all enemies, whether domestic or foreign, and that I will bear true faith, allegiance and loyalty to the same, any ordinance, resolution or law of any State convention or legislature to the contrary notwithstanding ; and, further, that I do this with a full determination, pledge and purpose, without any mental reservation or evasion whatsoever ; and, further, that I will well and faithfully perform all...
Page 786 - Commonwealth, or procured it to be done by others in my behalf; that I will not knowingly receive, directly or indirectly, any money or other valuable thing for the performance or non-performance of any act or duty pertaining to my office, other than the compensation allowed by law.
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Page 305 - ... to be used as a permanent fund, the interest of which only shall be expended for the support of common schools within said states, respectively.
Page 304 - The constitution shall be republican in form, and make no distinction in civil or political rights on account of race or color, except as to Indians not taxed, and not to be repugnant to the Constitution of the United States and the principles of the Declaration of Independence.
Page 304 - State shall never be taxed at a higher rate than the lands belonging to residents thereof; and that no taxes shall be imposed by the State on lands or property therein, belonging to or which may be hereafter purchased by the United States...
Page 793 - Assembly shall provide, by law, that in all elections for directors or managers of incorporated companies, every stockholder shall have the right to vote, in person or by proxy, for the number of shares of stock owned by him, for as many persons as there are directors or managers to be elected...
Page 586 - ... organization, or association which teaches, advises, counsels, or encourages its members, devotees, or any other person, to commit the crime of bigamy or polygamy, or any other crime...
Page 794 - ... for the purpose of fixing the price, or regulating the production of any article of commerce, or of the product of the soil, for consumption by the people.

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