Acts and Resolutions Passed at the ... Session of the General Assembly of the State of Iowa

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A.H. Palmer, Printer, 1862

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Page 44 - ... a like sum ; such penalties to be recovered in any court of competent jurisdiction, in the name of the...
Page 22 - ... and all rights and property of every description which were vested in any such city under its former organization shall vest in the same under the organization herein contemplated, and no right or liability either in favor of or against it, existing at the time, and no suit or prosecution of any kind shall be affected by such change, unless otherwise provided for in this act.
Page 30 - Immediately on closing the polls, the board shall proceed to canvass the votes. Such canvass shall be public, and shall commence by a comparison of the poll lists and a correction of any mistakes that may be found therein, until they shall be found or made to agree.
Page 31 - And a transcript of such record, certified by the Warden, Clerk, and a majority of the Inspectors of elections in such.
Page 22 - ... the same as if such change had not been made: Provided, That when a different remedy is given in this act, which can be made applicable to any rights existing at the time of the incorporation of the village under or subject to this act, the same shall be deemed cumulative to the remedies before provided, and may be used accordingly.
Page 34 - ... or by reason of his color or race, than is prescribed for the punishment of white persons, shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor, and, on conviction, shall be punished by fine not exceeding one thousand dollars, or imprisonment not exceeding one year, or both, in the discretion of the court.
Page 38 - An act to provide for the publication and distribution of the laws and documents of this State...
Page 30 - ... insists that he is qualified, and the challenge is not withdrawn, one of the judges shall tender to him the following oath: "You do solemnly swear (or affirm) that you are a citizen of the United States, that you are twenty-one years...
Page 43 - ... to perform any of the duties required of him by this act, he shall forfeit and pay the sum of...

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