Public Documents of Massachusetts, Volume 1

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Page 6 - XVIII. [All moneys raised by taxation in the towns and cities for the support of public schools, and all moneys which may be appropriated by the state for the support of common schools, shall be applied to, and expended in, no other schools than those which are conducted according to law, under the order and superintendence of the authorities of the town or city in which the money is to be expended; and such moneys shall never be appropriated to any religious sect for the maintenance, exclusively,...
Page 52 - All elections ought to be free ; and all the inhabitants of this Commonwealth, having such qualifications as they shall establish by their frame of government, have an equal right to elect officers, and to be elected, for public employments.
Page 105 - ... unless such time be otherwise extended by a written stipulation by the parties to the action filed with the clerk of the superior court to which the appeal is taken...
Page 25 - ... his parents, or master, if able ; otherwise by the town in which he has a legal settlement ; and if he has no settlement, by the Commonwealth...
Page 576 - One quarter of any money expended under the provisions of this act in any county for a highway, with interest on said quarter at the rate of three per cent, per annum, shall be repaid by said county to the commonwealth in such reasonable sums and at such times within six years thereafter as said commission, with the approval of the State auditor, shall determine, taking into consideration the financial condition of the county...
Page 2 - To include in his report an abstract of the annual reports of the several District Attorneys, with such observations and statements as, in his opinion, the criminal jurisprudence and the proper and economical administration of the criminal law of the State shall warrant and require.

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