Documents Relating to the Colonial History Volume 6,

Documents Relating to the Colonial History Volume 6,

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1882 edition. Excerpt: ...of the several Courts of Judicature, are so inconsid-erable that no Persons of Character or Reputation will care to accept of Employment therein, We humbly propose to your Excellencies; that the said Act may be repealed, and as a further Reason for the Disallow-ance thereof, We humbly take Leave to lay before your Excellencies the annexed Account of the Pro-ceedings of the Assembly of His Majesty's said Colony upon this Occasion, taken from the Notes of that House, who ordered a Copy of this Act to be printed as a Rule for the People there to govern themselves by, notwithstanding it was passed with a Clause declar-ing that the same should not be in force till His Maj-esty's Royal Assent was had thereunto. Which is most humbly submitted Monson R Plumer J A? Brudenell B. L. Gower Whitehall ) J. Pitt. Aug" 15. 1745. ) All Account of the Proceedings of the Assembly of His Majesty's Province of New Jersey, in relation to an Act passed there in 1743, for ascertaining the Fees to be taken by the sev! Offices in that Colony. On the 21. of October 1743, a Bill entituled, An Act for ascertaining the Fees to be taken by the several Officers in the Colony of New Jersey, was brought into the House of Representatives of the said Colony, where being unanimously agreed to, it was carried up to the Council for their Concurrence, who made several Amendments to the Bill, some of which the Assembly objected to, and Committees of both Houses, were appointed to confer upon, and settle the same, which being done, the Bill was passed by the Governor, Council & Assembly with a Clause suspending the Execution of it until His Majesty's Pleasure should be known, notwithstanding which, the House of Representatives, with a design to defeat the true Intent and Meaning of the...
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  • Paperback | 138 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 8mm | 259g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236665503
  • 9781236665508