The Journal of the Senate During the ... Session of the Legislature of the State of California, Volume 14

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1863 - California
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Page 323 - State, and shall enter upon the duties of his office on the first Monday after the first day of January next succeeding his election.
Page 323 - Commissioners, shall receive to his own use any fees or perquisites of office.
Page 81 - ... every question of order shall be decided by the president subject to an appeal to the senate by any...
Page 81 - ... present shall agree, at the expense of such absent members, respectively, unless such excuse for nonattendance shall be made as the Senate, when a quorum is convened, shall judge sufficient; and in that case the expense shall be paid out of the contingent fund. And this rule shall apply as well to the first convention of die Senate, at the legal time of meeting, as to each day of the session after the hour is arrived to which the Senate stood adjourned.
Page 79 - When the reading of a paper is called for and the same is objected to by any member, it shall be determined by a vote of the House.
Page 139 - Any amendment or amendments to this constitution may be proposed in the senate or assembly, and if the same shall be agreed to by a majority of the members elected to each of the two houses, such proposed amendment or amendments shall be entered on their journals, with the yeas and nays taken thereon, and referred to the legislature then next to be chosen ; and shall be published for three months previous to the time of making such choice...
Page 323 - The style of all process shall be, " The People of the State of California," and all prosecutions shall be conducted in their name and by their authority, SEC.
Page 22 - ... that this war is not waged upon our part in any spirit of oppression, nor for any purpose of conquest or subjugation, nor purpose of overthrowing or interfering with the rights or established institutions of those States, but to defend and maintain the supremacy of the Constitution and to preserve the Union, with all the dignity, equality, and rights of the several States unimpaired; and that as soon as these objects are accomplished the war ought to cease.
Page 322 - The Legislature shall provide for the election, by the people, of a Clerk of the Supreme Court, and County Clerks, District Attorneys, Sheriffs, Coroners, and other necessary officers; and shall fix by law their duties and compensation. County Clerks shall be, ex officio, clerks of the District Courts in and for their respective counties.
Page 80 - Senate is, when a motion shall be made and seconded, it shall be reduced to writing, if desired by the president or any member, delivered in at the table, and read by the president before the same shall be debated.

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