Journal of the House of Representatives of the State of Michigan, Volume 1

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Morse & Bagg, printers to the Legislature, 1869 - Legislative journals
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Page 27 - He shall give to the Legislature, and at the close of his official term to the next Legislature, information, by message, of the condition of the State, and recommend such measures to them as he shall deem expedient.
Page 566 - State shall receive an annual salary of eight hundred dollars ; the commissioner of the land office shall receive an annual salary of eight hundred dollars ; the attorney general shall receive an annual salary of eight hundred dollars. They shall receive no fees or perquisites whatever, for the performance of any duties connected with their offices. It shall not be competent for the legislature to increase the salaries herein provided.
Page 570 - State; but all such citizens of any religious denomination whatever, who from scruples of conscience may be averse to bearing arms, shall be excused therefrom upon such conditions as shall be prescribed by law.
Page 683 - An act making a grant of alternate sections of the public lands to the State of Michigan to aid in the construction of certain railroads in said State and for other purposes...
Page 90 - All statutes establishing or regulating the costs or fees of attorneys, solicitors, and counsel in civil actions, and all existing rules and provisions of law, restricting or controlling the right of a party to agree with an attorney, solicitor, or counsel, for his compensation, are repealed ; and hereafter the measure of such compensation shall be left to the agreement, express or implied, of the parties.
Page 452 - As many as are of opinion that (as the question may be) say aye ;" and, after the affirmative voice is expressed, " as many as are of the contrary opinion say no.
Page 570 - SECTION 1. The militia shall be composed of all able-bodied male citizens, between the ages of eighteen and forty-five years, except such as are exempted by the laws of the United States or of this state...
Page 566 - November, in the year eighteen hundred and seventy; and the Secretary of State is hereby required to give notice of the same to the sheriffs of the several counties in...
Page 738 - That the lands herein granted to the states above named shall not be disposed of at a price less than one dollar and twenty-five cents per acre, until otherwise authorized by a law of the United States...
Page 566 - Governor shall receive an aqnual salary of four thousand dollars; the Judges of the Circuit Court shall each receive an annual salary of two thousand five hundred dollars; the...

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