Laws of the State of New York: Passed at the Sessions of the Legislature Held in the Years 1777-[1801], Volume 4

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Weed, Parsons, 1887 - Law
 

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This is an 1887 reprint of the Laws of the State of New York for the 20th through 23rd Sessions of the New York State Legislature, for the years 1797 to 1800. This is Volume IV of the 1887 reprint.
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Page 199 - 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, in all manner of actions, suits, complaints, matters and causes whatsoever; and that they and their successors may have a common seal, and 63 may change and alter the same at their pleasure ; and also that they and their...
Page 272 - 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 471 - That the said proposed amendment to the Constitution of the United States of America be, and the same is hereby ratified by the Legislature of the State of Washington.
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Page 533 - Book, or of anything therein contained, and shall certify in writing under their hands and seals, or the hands and seals of any three of them...
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Page 506 - All grants of land within this State, made by the king of Great Britain, or persons acting under his authority, after the fourteenth day of October, one thousand seven hundred and seventy-five, shall be null and void ; but nothing contained in this Constitution shall affect any grants of land within this State, made by the authority of the said king or his predecessors, or shall annul any charters to bodies politic and corporate, by him or them made before that day...
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