The Laws of Wisconsin

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Atwood & Culver, 1877 - Session laws
Includes some separate vols. for special sessions.

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Page 615 - It shall be the duty of the Legislature to provide for the organization of cities and incorporated villages, and to restrict their power of taxation, assessment, borrowing money, contracting debts, and loaning their credit, so as to prevent abuses in assessments and in contracting debt by such municipal corporations...
Page 347 - State during the six months immediately preceding such election, and shall have declared his intention to become a citizen of the United States, conformably to the laws of the United States on the subject of naturalization, shall be entitled to vote in the township or precinct where he may reside.
Page 347 - ... to contribute to another, to be paid or used, any money or other valuable thing as a compensation or reward for the giving or withholding a vote at such election...
Page 618 - That no money shall be paid out of the treasury except in pursuance of an appropriation by law.
Page 620 - That his Excellency, the Governor, be, and he is hereby, requested...
Page 10 - No county, city, township, school district or other municipal corporation, shall be allowed to become indebted in any manner or for any purpose to an amount, including existing indebtedness, in the aggregate exceeding five per centum on the value of the taxable property therein, to be .ascertained by the last assessment for State and county taxes, previous to the incurring of such indebtedness.
Page 424 - York" and by that name they and their successors shall and may have continual succession, and shall be persons in law, capable of suing and being sued, pleading and being impleaded, answering and being answered unto, defending and being defended, in all courts and places whatsoever...
Page 528 - ... county, by causing a written notice of such appeal to be served on the clerk of such board within thirty days after the making of such decision...
Page 63 - You do solemnly swear, (or affirm, as the case may be), that you are twenty-one years of age ; that you are a citizen of the United States, (or have declared your...
Page 179 - ... to the action, shall not, nor shall any person, for his benefit, directly or indirectly, purchase, or be interested in the purchase of, any of the property sold ; except that a guardian may, where he is lawfully authorized so to do, purchase for the benefit or in behalf of his ward.

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