Laws of the Republic of Texas Passed at the First Session of the Third Congress

Laws of the Republic of Texas Passed at the First Session of the Third Congress

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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. 1839 edition. Excerpt: ...dollars, or so much thereof as may be necessary, be and the same is herebyjequired to issue upon the order of the President the promissory notes of the Government for the before mentioned amount. ' ' JOHN M. HANSFORD, Speaker of the House of Representatives-DAVID G. BURNET, -. President of the Smelt-Arrnovzn Jan. 23, 1839.. MIRABEAU B. LAMAR-Sncrrort It Be it enacted by the Se.rzateiand House of R/'pre--, sentatives of the Repu.b'lt'c of 'ea'r1s in Cb'ng'r'ess assembler/, '1 hat J the sixth sectionot the aforesaid Act be and the same is hereby repealed, and that from and after the passage of this Act, the chief justices of the respective counties of this Republic shall still sit and exercise the powers of Probate Judges, conservators of the peace, commissioners of roads and revenues, and notaries public. ' ShorteN' 2.. Be it further enacted, That from and after' the. passage of this Act, all powers and jurisdiction granted by law to the respective county courts of this Republic, not enumerated and defined in this Act, be and the same are hereby re', pealed. ' I SECTIoN 3. Be it fu.r./her enacted, ' That from and after the i passage of this Act, the fees to be charged and collected by the' J respective Probate Judges upon the settlement of all deceased persons' estates in this Republic, shall be one per cent. upon the. monies actually received and paid out, when the appraised valuation ot an estate shall not exceed ten thousand dollars; all laws heretofore allowing a per cer.it.. upon the appraised valuation of g an estate are hereby repealed. Snerroar 4. Be it further enacted, That from and after' the passage of this Act, all process heretofore issued for an amount of one hundred dollars and upwards, ...show more

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  • Paperback | 42 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 95g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236793307
  • 9781236793300