Public and Local Acts of the Legislature of the State of Michigan, Part 1

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Page 628 - States" shall, during the operation of said act, be by ballot ; and all officers making the said registration of voters and conducting said elections shall, before entering upon the discharge of their duties, take and subscribe the oath prescribed by the...
Page 543 - To compel the owner or occupant of any grocery, cellar, tallow chandler shop, soap factory, tannery, stable, barn, privy, sewer, or other unwholesome, nauseous house or place, to cleanse, remove, or abate the same from time to time as often as it may be deemed necessary for the health, comfort, and convenience of the inhabitants of said city.
Page 570 - A majority of the members elect shall make a quorum for the transaction of business ; a less number may adjourn from time to time, and may compel the attendance of absent members in such manner as may be prescribed by ordinance...
Page 553 - ... shall be appointed for one year, one for two years, one for three years, one for four years, and one for five years.
Page 349 - An Act to remove Doubts respecting the Eligibility of Persons in Holy Orders to sit in the House of Commons; and Proof of the Celebration of any Religious Service by such Person, according to the Rites of the Church of Rome, shall be deemed and taken to be prima facie Evidence of the Fact of such Person being in Holy Orders, within the Intent and Meaning of this Act.
Page 533 - State, to apprehend any and all persons in the act of committing any offense against the laws of the State or the ordinances of the city...
Page 442 - All idle persons who, not having visible means to maintain themselves, live without employment; all persons wandering abroad and lodging in taverns, groceries, beer-houses, out-houses, market-places, sheds or barns, or in the open air, and not giving a good account of themselves; all persons wandering abroad and begging, or who go about from door to door, or place themselves in the streets, highways, passages, or other public places, to beg or receive alms, shall be deemed vagrants.
Page 69 - Rapids, in its corporate name with sureties to be approved by the common council in the penal sum of one thousand dollars, conditioned for the faithful performance of his duties...
Page 581 - The west half of section 14; the west half of the northeast quarter and the east half of the northwest quarter of section...
Page 127 - General, all of whom shall keep their offices in person at the seat of government, and hold their offices for the term of two years and until their successors are elected and qualified, and the general assembly may provide by law for the establishment of the office of Commissioner of State Lands.

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