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Page 75 - No Senator or Representative shall, during the time for which he shall have been elected, be appointed to any civil office of profit under this state, which shall have been created, or the emoluments of which shall have been increased during such term, except such offices as may be filled by elections by the people.
Page 769 - Discontinuance of his, her or their Action or Suit after the Defendant or Defendants shall have appeared, or if upon Demurrer Judgment shall be given against the Plaintiff or Plaintiffs, the Defendant or Defendants shall have Treble Costs, and shall have such Remedy for the same as any Defendant or Defendants hath or have for Costs of Suit in any other Case by Law.
Page 701 - That for the purpose of choosing representatives in the congress of the United States, each state shall, by its Legislature, be divided into a number of districts, equal to the number of representatives, to which such state shall be entitled: the district shall be formed of contiguous territory, and contain as nearly as may be, an equal number of inhabitants...
Page 599 - Army, shall be considered as a common fund for the use and benefit of such of the United States as have become, or shall become members of the confederation or federal alliance of the said States, Virginia inclusive...
Page 701 - Electors when convened shall have power, in case any of them appointed as above prescribed shall fail to attend for the purposes of their said appointment on the day prescribed for giving their votes for President and Vice President of the United States, to appoint another or others to act in the place of him or them so failing to attend.
Page 597 - Resolved unanimously, That it is the opinion of this convention, that the very extensive claim of the state of Virginia, to the back lands, hath no foundation in justice, and that if the same, or any like claim is admitted, the freedom of the smaller states, and the liberties of America, may be thereby greatly endangered; this convention...
Page 599 - Virginia inclusive according to their usual respective proportions in the general charge and expenditure and shall be faithfully and bona fide disposed of for that purpose and for no other use or purpose whatsoever.
Page 393 - A further supplement to an act, entitled an act to authorise the governor to incorporate a company to make a lock navigation on the river Schuylkill.