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Samuel Hazard, John Blair Linn, George Edward Reed, William Henry Egle, Thomas Lynch Montgomery, Gertrude MacKinney, Charles Francis Hoban
J. Severns & Company, 1902
A collection of documents supplementing the companion series known as "Colonial records," which contain the Minutes of the Provincial council, of the Council of safety, and of the Supreme executive council of Pennsylvania.
 

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Page 565 - Regulating the affairs of counties, cities, townships, wards, boroughs or school districts...
Page 545 - ... hundred dollars, or by imprisonment in the county jail for not less than ten days nor more than sixty days, or by both such fine and imprisonment.
Page 38 - ... persons to whom a contract may be awarded shall enter into a bond with good and sufficient sureties to be approved by the board...
Page 349 - The State shall be divided into fifty senatorial districts of compact and contiguous territory as nearly equal in population as may be, and each district shall be entitled to elect one Senator. Each county containing one or more ratios of population shall be entitled to one Senator for each ratio, and to an additional Senator for a surplus of population exceeding threefifths of a...
Page 274 - AN ACT To amend section one of an act approved the third day of June, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and eighty-five, entitled "An act to amend an act, entitled 'An act to provide for the better security of life and limb in cases of fire in hotels and other buildings...
Page 186 - An act to provide for the better government of cities of the first class in this Commonwealth...
Page 218 - The people shall be secure, in their persons, houses, papers, and possessions, from all unreasonable seizures or searches, and no warrant to search any place, or to seize any person or thing, shall issue without describing them as near as may be, nor without probable cause, supported by oath or affirmation.
Page 54 - The general appropriation bill shall embrace nothing but appropriations for the ordinary expenses of the executive, legislative, and judicial departments of the State, interest on the public debt, and for public schools. All other appropriations shall be made by separate bills, each embracing but one subject.
Page 170 - An act to regulate the practice of pharmacy and sale of poisons and to prevent adulterations in drugs and medicinal preparations in the State of Pennsylvania...
Page 58 - ... sustained, and to whom payable, and make report thereof to the said court ; and if any damages be awarded, and the report be confirmed by the said court, judgment shall be entered thereon ; and if the amount thereof be not paid within thirty days after the entry of such judgment, execution may then issue thereon as in other cases of debt, for the sum so awarded, and the costs and expenses incurred shall be defrayed by the said railroad...

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