Journal of Proceedings, Volume 2

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Wisconsin Legislature, 1849

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Page 12 - Corporations may be formed under general laws; but shall not be created by special act, except for municipal purposes, and in cases where, in the judgment of the Legislature, the objects of the corporation cannot be attained under general laws. All general laws and special acts passed pursuant to this section, may be altered from time to time or repealed.
Page 424 - The navigable waters leading into the Mississippi and St. Lawrence, and the carrying places between the same, shall be common highways, and forever free, as well to the inhabitants of the said territory, as to the citizens of the United States, and those of any other states that may be admitted into the confederacy, without any tax, impost, or duty therefor.
Page 764 - And if any person shall, after his election as a member of the legislature, be elected to Congress or appointed to any office, civil or military, under the government of the United States, his acceptance thereof shall vacate his seat.
Page 147 - That our Senators in Congress be, and they are hereby, instructed, and our Representatives requested to use their...
Page 543 - From a deliberate and premeditated design to effect the death of the person killed, or of another; or, 2. By an act imminently dangerous to others, and evincing a depraved mind, regardless of human life, although without a premeditated design to effect the death of any individual; or without a design to effect death, by a person engaged in the commission of, or in an attempt to commit a felony, either upon or affecting the person killed or otherwise; or, 3.
Page 720 - ... which may have been paid to the state by such person, with interest at the rate of six per cent from the time of such payment, to be paid out of the treasury on the warrant of the comptroller.
Page 4 - Council, to wait upon his Excellency the Governor and inform him that the two Houses are organized and ready to receive any communication he may have to make to them; Which was agreed to.
Page 24 - ... the clear proceeds of all fines collected in the several counties for any breach of the penal laws...
Page 232 - States, will make such discrimination, and would, therefore, be a violation of the Constitution, and the rights of the States from which such citizens emigrated, and in derogation of that perfect equality which belongs to them as members of this Union, and would tend directly to subvert the Union itself.
Page 454 - A judge or other judicial officer shall not demand or receive a fee or other compensation for giving his advice in a matter or thing pending before him, or which he has reason to believe will be brought before him for decision...

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