General Laws of the State of Colorado: Comprising that Portion of the Revised Statutes of Colorado, and the General Acts of the Subsequent Legislative Assemblies of Colorado Territory for the Years 1870, 1872, 1874, and 1876, Still Remaining in Force, and the General Laws Enacted at the First Session of the General Assembly of the State of Colorado, Convened November 1, 1876, Together with the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution of the United States, and the Amendments Thereto, the Enabling Act, the Constitution of the State of Colorado, and the Proclamation of the President of the United States Declaring the Admission of the State

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Contents

4 An act concerning the transportation of nitroglycerine and other combustible and explosive articles
642
5 An act concerning the floating of timber on the streams of this state
643
6 An act to prevent cruelty to animals
644
7 An act concerning unclaimed freight
645
8 An act to extend the right of suffrage to women of lawful age and otherwise qualified according to the provisions of the constitution
648
9 An act to provide for the proper representation of the products and manufactures of the state of Colorado at the Paris exposition in the year 1878
649
10 An act to provide for issuing warrants by the auditor in pay ment of rent and contingent expenses of the executive leg islative and judicial depart...
650
11 An act to authorize the governor of the state to make on the general government a requisition for arms and to give bond for the same
651
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652
MUTE AND BLIND INSTITUTE
653
NOTARIES
659
OATHS AND AFFIRMATIONS
661
OFFICIAL BONDS
662
OFFICIAL REPORTS
670
ORE
671
PARTITION
674
PARTNERSHIP
678
PAUPERS
681
PENITENTIARY
684
POISONS
699
POWDER HOUSES
700
PRIZE FIGHTS
702
PUBLIC CONTRACTS
703
PUBLIC LANDS
713
PUBLIC LIBRARIES
731
PUBLIC PRINTING
733
RAILROADS
738
REVENUE
740
ROADS AND HIGHWAYS
788
CHAPTER PAGE LXXXIX SALARIES
800
SEAL OF THE STATE
802
SCHOOL OF MINES
803
SCHOOLS
807
SHEEP
841
STATE GEOLOGIST
845
STENOGRAPHERS
846
STOCK
847
SUPREME COURT
863
SURVEYS
868
TOLL ROADS AND BRIDGES
870
TOWNS AND CITIES
872
UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO
919
WEIGHTS AND MEASURES
926
WILLS EXÉCUTORS AND ADMINISTRATORS
929
WITNESSES
981
WOLVES AND CAYOTES
984
ACTS OF THE FIRST GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF COLORADO 18767 repealing former laws only
987
UNPUBLISHED ACTS OF THE FIRST GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF COLORADO 18767
990
STATUTES
993
INDEX TO GENERAL LAWS
995

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Page 21 - ... congress, or as an officer of the United States, or as a member of any state legislature, or as an executive or judicial officer of any state, to support the constitution of the United States, shall have engaged in insurrection or rebellion against the same, or given aid or comfort to the enemies thereof. But congress may, by a vote of two thirds of each house, remove such disability.
Page 10 - Vice-President, declaring what officer shall then act as President, and such officer shall act accordingly, until the disability be removed, or a President shall be elected. 7 The President shall, at stated times, receive for his services, a compensation, which shall neither be increased...
Page 7 - States ; 3. To regulate commerce with foreign nations, and among the several States, and with the Indian tribes ; 4. To establish an uniform rule of naturalization, and uniform laws on the subject of bankruptcies throughout the United States ; 5. To coin money, regulate the value thereof, and of foreign coin, and fix the standard of weights and measures ; 6. To provide for the punishment of counterfeiting the securities and current coin of the United States ; 7.
Page 18 - The person having the greatest number of votes as Vice President shall be the Vice President, if such number be a majority of the whole number of electors appointed, and if no person have a majority, then from the two highest numbers on the list, the Senate shall choose the...
Page 20 - Vice President, if such number be a majority of the whole number of electors appointed, and if no person have a majority, then from the two highest numbers on the list, the Senate shall choose the Vice President; a quorum for the purpose shall consist of two-thirds of the whole number of Senators, and a majority of the whole number shall be necessary to a choice. But no person constitutionally ineligible to the office of President shall be eligible to that of Vice President of the United States.
Page 13 - Treason against the United States shall consist only in levying war against them, or in adhering to their enemies, giving them aid and comfort. No person shall be convicted of treason unless on the testimony of two witnesses to the same overt act, or on confession in open court.
Page 345 - 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 xix - When, in the course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume, among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the laws of nature and nature's God entitle them, a decent respect to the opinions of mankind requires that they should declare the causes which impel them to the separation.
Page 35 - ... he shall return it, with his objections, to the house in which it originated, which house shall enter the objections at large upon its journal, and proceed to reconsider the bill.
Page 5 - Each House shall keep a Journal of its Proceedings, and from time to time publish the same, excepting such Parts as may in their Judgment require Secrecy ; and the Yeas and Nays of the Members of either House on any question shall, at the Desire of one fifth of those Present, be entered on the Journal.

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