Acts and Resolves Passed by the ... Legislature of the State of Maine

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Stevens & Sayward., 1891
 

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An Act to apportion the State for Representatives to Congress
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An Act to amend section forty of chapter forty of the Revised Statutes
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CHAP
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An Act to amend section four of chapter one hundred and fortyone of
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An Act for the enforcement of the laws for the protection of the Lobster
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An Act to amend section four of cbapter thirtynine of the Revised Statutes
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An Act to amend chapter thirty of the Revised Statutes relating to
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An Act amendatory of and additional to obapter two hundred and twenty
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An Act to amend section sixtyfive of chapter seventy of the Revised Stat
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An act to amend sections seventyfive and fortyfour of chapter two of
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Resolve to apportion one hundred and fiftyone representatives among
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An Act to amend chapter seventy of the Revised Statutes relating to
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An Act relating to tbe assessment of the County Taxes in the several counties
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An Act to amend chapter three hundred and three of the Publio Laws
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An Act to amend section ten of ebapter pineteen of the Revised Statutes
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CONTENTS OF PRIVATE AND SPECIAL LAWS
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Bates College
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An Act authorizing the Westbrook Manufacturing Company to issue pre
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An Act additional to and amendatory of the charter of the Eastport Water
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An Act amendatory of section one of chapter three hundred and ninetysix
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An Act to amend chapter one hundred fifteen of the kevised Statutes entitled
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ford Falls and Buckfield Railroad Company
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An Act relating to the Biddeford Saco Light and Power Company
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An Act to incorporate the Merchants Bank and Trust Company 63
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An Act to incorporate the Frontier Trust and Banking Company
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An Act to promote the efficiency of the Fire Department of the City
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An Act to incorporate the Builders Exchange of Portland
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An Act to amend the charter of Penobscot Central Railroad Company
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An Act to incorporate the Bucksport Village Corporation
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An Act to incorporate the Mechanic Falls Village Corporation in Poland
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An Act to incorporate the East Bluebill Telephone Company
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Resolve for an appropriation for the extirpation of Contagious Diseases
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An Act to cede to the United States of America jurisdiction over certain
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An Act to incorporate the Seal Harbor and Shore Front Water Company 135
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An Act to prohibit disorimination in Life or Endowment nsurance Policies 139
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An Act to authorize the Piscataquis Falls Pulp and Paper Company to locate
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An Act to incorporate the Van Buren Loan Trust and Banking Company
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An Act to incorporate the Augusta City Hospital
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An Act to incorporate the Alumni Association of the Gorham Normal School
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An Act to incorporate the Castine and Brooksville Steam Ferry Company
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An Act to provide for the election of a School Committee and Superintendent
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An Act to incorporate the Grindstone Neck Water Company
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An Act to provide for the election of a School Committee and Superintendent
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An Act amending the act additional to the charter of the Portland
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An Act to authorize the extension of the Old Town Street Railway
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An Act to incorporate the Fairfield Banking Company
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An Act to probibit the taking of fish from Symms Pond so called in
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of Kittery
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An Act to protect the fish in Noyes Pond in the town of Bluebill in
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An Act to amend the charter of the city of Auburn
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An Act to authorize the Lewiston and Auburn Horse Railroad Company
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An Act to incorporate the Alder Stream Dam and Improvement Company
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An Act to incorporate the Maine State Bar Association
270
An Act to renew and extend the charter of Cumberland Illuminating Com
329
An Act to to incorporate the Kennebago Improvement Company
337
An Act to incorporate the Northern Maine Shaver Moleoular Telephone
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An Act to incorporate the Austin Stream Dam Company
352
An Act to make valid the doings of the Eastport Gas and Electric Company
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An Act to legalize the acts and doings of the constable of the town
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An Aot to extend the rights powers and privileges of the Dover and Foxoroft
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An Act to amend section one of chapter three hundred and nineteen
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An Act to amend sections four and six of chapter two hundred five of
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An Act to incorporate the Douglas Dam Water Power Company
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An Aot to incorporate the Madawaska Log Driving Company
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An Act to legalize the calling of the annual town meeting in the town
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An Act to authorize the Thomaston Street Railway Company to exteod
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An Act to incorporate the New Sharon Cemetery Improvement Association
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An Act to prohibit the taking of fish from Gardner Brook in the towns
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An Act to amend chapter two hundred and twentyfive of Private and Special
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make a loan
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An Act to incorporate the Portland Loan Company
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An Act to incorporate the Caribou Stream Improvement Company
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An Act to authorize the trustee of cortain real estate held for the benefit
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An Act to incorporate the West Waldo Agricultural Society
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An Aot to incorporate the Piscataquis Central Telephone Company
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An Aot to incorporate the Van Buren Water Company
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An Act to make valid the doings of Penobscot Water and Power Company
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An Act to incorporate the Oxford Ceptral Telephone and Telegraph Company
490
An Act authorizing the city of Calais to renew its mortgage of the Saint
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An Act to amend an aot establishing a Munoipal Court in the town of Water
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An Act for the assessment of a State Tax for the year one thousand eight
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An Aot to amond An Aot to provide for the election of a School Committee
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An Act to provide in part for the Expenditures of Government 662
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Resolve requesting the Senators and Representatives in Congress from Maine
3
Resolve in favor of the town of Corinth
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Resolve in favor of Mattanawcook Academy
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Resolve in favor of Rufus K Merrill
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Resolve making appropriations for the Passamaquoddy Tribe of Indians
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An Act to provide a Board of Registration in the Cities of this State
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Resolve in favor of Cary Plantation
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An dot to fix the salary of the register of Probate for the County of Knox
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Resolvo appropriating three thousand dollars for the purpose of indoxing
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An Aot to amend section sixtyfour of chapter seventy of the Revised
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An Act to amend Sections three ton and thirteen of the city charter
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465
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An Act to incorporate the Madison Water Company
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Resolve making an appropriation for repairs on State Arsenal at Bangor
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eue Druuius OL Liwe
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Resolve on the Pay Roll of the House
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An Aot to amend sections thirty and thirtyone of chapter six of the Revised
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Civil Government
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Page 135 - Whenever the death of a person shall be caused by wrongful act, neglect or default, and the act, neglect or default is such as would (if death had not ensued) have entitled the party injured to maintain an action and recover damages in respect thereof...
Page 116 - The corporation shall be liable to pay all damages that shall be sustained by any persons in their property by the taking of any land for the purposes of this act.
Page 23 - An Act to apply a portion of the proceeds of the public lands to the more complete endowment and support of the colleges for the benefit of agriculture and the mechanic arts, established under the provisions of an Act of Congress, approved July second, eighteen hundred and sixty-two," the deficiency, if any, in the sum.
Page 222 - Sixth. To prescribe, by its board of directors, by-laws not inconsistent with law, regulating the manner in which its stock shall be transferred, its directors elected or appointed, its officers appointed, its property transferred, its general business conducted, and the privileges granted to it by law exercised and enjoyed.
Page 153 - The shareholders of every national banking association shall be held individually responsible, equally and ratably, and not one for another, for all contracts, debts and engagements of such association, to the extent of the amount of their stock therein, at the par value thereof, in addition to the amount invested in such shares...
Page 221 - But the discount of bills of exchange drawn in good faith against actually existing values, and the discount of commercial or business paper actually owned by the person negotiating the same, shall not be considered as money borrowed.
Page 364 - ... shall be appointed for one year, one for two years, one for three years, one for four years, and one for five years.
Page 280 - ... prescribing the terms and conditions thereof, the mode of carrying the same into effect, the name of the new corporation, the number...
Page 221 - The shareholders or stockholders of every banking or insurance corporation or association shall be held individually responsible, equally and ratably, and not one for another, for all contracts, debts, and engagements of such corporation or association, to the extent of the amount of their stock therein, at the par value thereof, in addition to the amount invested in such shares or stock.
Page 221 - The total liabilities to any association, of any person, or of any company, corporation, or firm for money borrowed, including in the liabilities of a company or firm the liabilities of the several members thereof, shall at no time exceed onetenth part of the amount of the capital stock of such association actually paid in.

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