A Further Supplement to an Act Entituled an Act to Incorporate the City of Philadelphia: Passed January 31, 1854

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order of the County Commissioners, 1854 - Ordinances, Municipal - 16 pages
 

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Page 13 - ... been filed in the office of the prothonotary of the Court of Common Pleas of the county...
Page 5 - He shall be at least thirty years of age, a citizen of the United States, and shall have resided in this State at least five years immediately preceding his election.
Page 8 - ... as may be necessary for the proper transaction of the business of the office...
Page 4 - Council shall each be sworn or affirmed to support the Constitution of the United States and of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and that they will discharge the duties of their office with fidelity ; each Council shall elect a President and such other officers as may be deemed necessary for the transaction of business, and shall keep a journal of its proceedings which shall be at all times open to public inspection...
Page 10 - An act relating to the controllers of the public schools of the city and county of Philadelphia...
Page 5 - Every bill which shall have passed both Houses shall be presented to the Governor; if he approve he shall sign it, but if he shall not approve he shall return it with his objections to the House in which it shall have originated, which House shall enter the objections at large upon their journal, and proceed to reconsider it.
Page 5 - If, after such reconsideration, two-thirds of that house shall agree to pass the bill, it shall be sent with the objections to the other house, by which likewise it shall be reconsidered, and if approved by two-thirds of that house, it shall be a law.
Page 10 - Should a vacancy occur in either position by death, resignation, or otherwise, such vacancy shall be filled by the board at its first regular meeting next succeeding the date the vacancy occurs, or at a special meeting called for that purpose.
Page 10 - An act providing for the election of aldermen and justices of the peace...
Page 11 - The City Councils shall authorize the construction of wharves upon a plan, and scale to meet the demands of commerce, keep the same and the avenues leading thereto open and free from obstruction...

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