Journaux Du Senat Du Canada Volume 15

Journaux Du Senat Du Canada Volume 15

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1881 edition. Excerpt: ...Your Committee havo examined the following Petitions and find that sufficient notice has been given in each case: --Of Robert L. McGregor, and others, of the City of Winnipeg, in the Province of Manitoba; praying for an Act of Incorporation as "The South Eastern Railway Company." Of the New Brunswick Railway Company; praying for the passing of an Act of Incorporation in the Dominion of Canada, giving them autherity to continuo their Railway from Edmonston to some point on the River St. Lawrence, in the Province of Quebec; and certain other amendments to the Company's charter. Of F. E. Burnham, md others, of the Town of Emerson, and the Country West thereof, in the Province of Manitoba; praying for an Act of Incorporation, under the name of "The Emerson and North Western Railway Company." Your Committee have also examined the Petition of the "Citizens Insurance Company of Montreal, in the Province of Quebec"; praying ihat the notice usually required to be published before the introduction of Private Bills, may be dispensed with in their case, as it was impossible to ascertain the position of the Petitioners, as stated in the Petition, until after the annual adjustment of the Accounts of the Company, and obtaining the autherity of the Stockhelders of the Company, which could only be effected at the annual meeting of the Company, which took place on the seventh day of January, and such assent was given; the Petition then prays that an Act may be passed reducing the paid up Capital by twelve and a-half per cent.; the unpaid Capital Stock to be held intact for the security of the Policy-helders, and that the day fixed for the annual meeting may be changed from the first day of February to the first day of March....
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  • Paperback | 152 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 8mm | 286g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236977475
  • 9781236977472