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

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Morse & Bagg, printers to the Legislature, 1879 - Legislative journals
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Page 19 - That a committee of two on the part of the senate and three on the part of the house, be appointed to...
Page 483 - Resolved, That the Governor be requested to forward a copy of the foregoing preamble and resolutions to each of our Senators and Representatives in Congress. "Approved January 18, 1862.
Page 552 - 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or controlling the right of a party to agree with an attorney, solicitor, or counsel, for his compensation, are repealed ; and hereafter the measure of such compensation shall be left to the agreement, express or implied, of the parties.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 123 - Shall the main question be now put ?" — April 7, 1789. It shall only be admitted when demanded by a majority of the members present — February 24, 1812 ; and its effects shall be to put an end to all debate, and to bring the House to a direct vote upon a motion to commit, if such motion shall have been made ; and if this motion does not prevail, then upon amendments reported by a committee, if any; then — August 5, 1848 — upon pending amendments, and then upon the main question.
Page 870 - Eeventy-six ; and the Secretary of State is hereby required to give notice of the same to the sheriffs of the several counties...
Page 816 - The rule requiring the second and third reading of bills to be on different days was suspended, and the bill was put upon its immediate passage. The bill having been read a third time, and the question being upon its passage, pending the taking of the vote thereon, Mr. Holt moved to amend the bill by striking out in the first section the word "shall," after the word "impeach/' and insert " may by the Governor," in lieu thereof; Which motion prevailed.
Page 409 - An act to prevent the sale or delivery of intoxicating liquors, wine, and beer to minors and to drunken persons and to habitual drunkards, to provide a remedy against persons selling liquor to husbands or children in certain cases...
Page 924 - An act to provide for the publication and distribution of the laws and documents of this State,'
Page 842 - Bradfield moved to amend the title so as to read as follows: A bill to amend sections 1, 2, 3, 6, and 11, and to add a new section to stand as section 12 of act No.
Page 373 - An act to provide for the appointment of a commissioner of railroads, and to define his powers, duties, and fix his compensation...

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