Special Acts and Resolutions of the State of Connecticut ..., Volume 4

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The State, 1857
 

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Page 771 - Philadelphia, be, and shall be, for ever hereafter, persons able and capable in law, to sue and be sued, plead and be impleaded, answer and be answered unto, defend and be defended...
Page 968 - An act authorizing the construction of railroads upon Indian lands," passed May 12, 1836; 4. To lay out its road not exceeding six rods in width, and to construct the same; and for the purpose of cuttings and embankments, to take as much more land as may be necessary for the proper construction and security of the road...
Page 1205 - And that they and their successors may have a common seal, and may change and alter the same at their pleasure...
Page 779 - That, in case it should at any time happen, that an election of directors should not be made upon any day when pursuant to this act it ought to have been made, the said corporation shall not, for that cause, be deemed to be dissolved; but it shall be lawful, on any other day, to hold and make an election of directors in such manner as shall have been regulated by the laws and ordinances of the said corporation.
Page 770 - ... shall be, to all intents and purposes, the child and heir at law of the person so adopting him or her, entitled to all the rights and privileges and subject to all the obligations of a child of such person begotten in lawful wedlock...
Page 1149 - ... shall be entitled to all the rights and privileges, and be subject to all the liabilities and...
Page 1365 - ... pleasure ; and also to ordain, establish and put in execution such by-laws, ordinances and regulations as shall seem necessary and convenient for the government...
Page 975 - States: and also to make, have, and use, a common seal, and the same to break, alter...
Page 1195 - ... and by that name they and their successors for ever hereafter shall and may have succession, and by that name shall and may be persons in law, capable to sue and be sued, plead and be impleaded, answer and be answered unto, defend and be defended...
Page 742 - ... accrue; and the balance, if any remain, shall be returned to the party from whom it was collected, on demand after thirty days from the expiration of the term for which insurance was made.

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