Laws enacted in the general assembly of the commonwealth

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An Act relative to roads in Mercer county
38
An Act relative to dog tax in Thornbury township Delaware
44
NO PAGE
45
An Act relating to the borough of Clearfield
51
An Act extending the power of the Philadelphia Conference tract
57
NO PAGE
61
An Act to pay the expenses of constructing ventilators in the House
67
An Act to establish the Foglesville male and female academy
73
An Act to repeal the act to incorporate the Armstrong gas com
79
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80
NO PAGS
81
An Act to incorporate the Pymatuning mutual fire insurance com
88
ships Wayne county
94
An Act to incorporate the Eddington and Penns Valley turnpike
100
An Act to change the place of holding elections in Wayne town
112
An Act for the better security of daily laborers mechanics
118
NO PAGE
123
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133
Union county
136
good a soldier in the Revolutionary war
149
An Act to enable the commissioners of Sheffield township Warren
164
No PAGR
166
Supplement to an act authorizing the laying out of a State road from
200
Supplement to the act to incorporate the Pittsburg and Birmingham
206
An Act to incorporate the Huntingdon and MAleavys Fort turn
219
An Act to empower the commissioners of the county of Cambria
232
An Act fixing the place of holding elections for Miller township
243
An Act to aid the commissioners of Northampton county in
247
A further supplement to an act to incorporate the MKean County
253
An Act appointing commissioners to erect a lockup house
258
An Act to incorporate the Milford and Zionsville turnpike road
272
NO PAGD
279
An Act to exempt the Old Columbia public ground company from
292
NO PAGE
298
An Act to confirm the revised grade and survey regulations of
312
A supplement to an act to revive and continue the act authorizing
325
XO PAGE
326
37 An Act to authorize the managers of the poor of the township
340
NO PAGZ
341
A supplement to an act to in corporate the Mount Joy savings insti
354
xo PAGI
358
a borough approved February 13 1857 11
360
An Act to authorize the directors of the poor and house of employ
371
NO PAGE
583
An Act to repeal so much of the act approved the 16th day
598
A supplement to an act to incorporate the Strasburg and New Provi
601
A supplement to an act for the laying out of a State road from
614
xo PAGZ
622
An Act supplemental to an act for the incorporation of the Pitts
639
WO PAGE
646
An Act to vacate part of Spencer street in the borough of Miners
659
XO PAGI
667
An Act to incorporate the Wyoming Monument association
675
An Act supplementary to the several acts in relation to the Williams
685
An Act to incorporate the Forty Fort cemetery association
691
An Act erecting parts of Clinton Elk MKean and Potter counties
697
An Act to incorporate the North Second Street market company
703
An Act to incorporate the Southern mutual fire insurance company
710
A supplement to the act for the sale of the State canals approved
711
An Act to incorporate the Pennsylvania Sewing Machine fund
717
A further supplement to an act incorporating the East Brandywine
723
An Act to incorporate the Cold Spring water company at
729
An Act to incorporate the Female Domestic missionary society
739
NO PAGE
742
An Act to incorporate the Peoples insurance company of Phila
748
An Act to authorize the trustees of the Presbyterian church of Mid
754
An Act to incorporate the Allegheny Free bridge company
761
An Act to incorporate the Farmers mutual fire insurance company
768
cemetery association
771
An Act to incorporate the West Harrisburg market house com
777
NO PAGE
784
Resolution to pay the widow of John Ray deceased
790
APPENDIX1858
798
A further supplement to the act to incorporate the Erie City railroad
804
An Act to incorporate the Parryville bridge company
810
NO PAGE
815
An Act to incorporate New Castle water company
821
An Act to incorporate the Bedford gas company
829
An Act to change the name of the Denuska gas company of Allen
835
An Act to incorporate the Mont Alto iron company
841
An Act to incorporate the Williamsport library association
848
A supplement to the act to incorporate the Milford and Metamoras
855
NO PAGE
857
An Act to authorize the Washington hose company of Harrisburg
873
An Act to incorporate the Spring Garden fire engine company
886
NO PAGE
896

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Page 462 - No association shall make any loan or discount on the security of the shares of its own capital stock, nor be the purchaser or holder of any such shares, unless such security or purchase shall be necessary to prevent loss upon a debt previously contracted in good faith...
Page 404 - That all murder, which shall be perpetrated by means of poison, or by lying in wait, or by any other kind of wilful, deliberate and premeditated killing, or which shall be committed in the perpetration or attempt to perpetrate any arson, rape, robbery, or burglary, shall be deemed murder of the first degree ; and all other kinds of murder shall be deemed murder in the second degree...
Page 440 - ... such person shall not by reason thereof be entitled to be acquitted, but the jury shall be at liberty to return as their verdict that the defendant is not guilty of the felony or misdemeanor charged, but is guilty of an attempt to commit the same...
Page 433 - ... it shall be sufficient to describe such instrument by any name or designation by which the same may be usually known, or by the purport thereof, without setting out any copy or fac-simile of the whole or any part thereof.
Page 426 - in all cases where a remedy is provided, or duty enjoined, or anything directed to be done by any act or acts of assembly of this commonwealth, the directions of the said acts shall be strictly pursued...
Page 743 - Such as shall have been conveyed to it in satisfaction of debts previously contracted in the course of its dealings ; or, 4. Such as shall have been purchased at sales upon judgments, decrees or mortgages obtained or made for such debts...
Page 392 - ... undergo an imprisonment not exceeding one year, or both, or either, at the discretion of the court...
Page 388 - ... shall be guilty of a misdemeanor, and on conviction, be sentenced to pay a fine, not exceeding five hundred dollars, and to undergo an Imprisonment, by separate or solitary confinement at labor, or by simple Imprisonment, not exceeding two years,
Page 765 - Such as shall have been mortgaged to it in good faith, by way of security for loans previously contracted, or for moneys due : or, 3.
Page 606 - ... capital stock, and the increase and profits thereof, and of enlarging the same from time to time by new subscriptions, in such manner and form as they shall think proper, if such enlargement shall be...

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