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the person above named, his heirs or assigns, to enter upon or flow the lands of any other person or persons.

Sec. 6. The legislature may at any time alter, amend or repeal this act.

Sec. 7. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage.

Approved March 16, 1849.

[ No. 89. ] AN ACT relative to the Kalamazoo and Black Lake Piank Road

Company. Section 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Represer. Time for no latives of the State of Michigan, That the commissioners named in scriptions to

capital sto'k act entitled "an act to incorporate the Kalamazoo and Black Lake extend',& plank road company," approved April third, eighteen hundred and forty-eight, be and they are hereby authorized, within twelve months after the passage of this act, to proceed to estimate the Jength of the road proposed in said act, and cause books to be opened for the subscription in stock to said eompany, according to the provisions of an act entitled "an act relative to plank roads," approved March thirteenth, eighteen hundred and forty-eight, and the proceedings shall be as valid as if had within the six months contemplated by the provisions of the act last aforesaid.

Sec. 2. All acts and parts of acts contravening the provisions of this act, are hereby repealed.

Sec. 3. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after

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[ No. 90. ] AN ACT relative to the Flint and Fentonville Plank Road Com

pany. Section 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Represen- time for me latives of the State of Michigan, That the commissioners named

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scriptions to in an act entitled "an act to incorporate the Flint and Fentonville estendida. plank road company," approved April third, eighteen hundred and forty-eight, be and they are hereby authorized, within twelve months

after 'he passage of this act, to proceed to estimate the length of the road proposed in said act, and cause books to be opened for the subcription of stock in said company, according to the provisions of an act entitled "an act relative to plank roads,” approved March thirteenth, eighteen hundred and forty-eight, and the proceedings shall be as valid as if had within the six months contemplated by the provisions of the act last aforesaid.

Sec. 2. All acts and parts of acts contravening the provisions of this act, are hereby repealed.

Sec. 3. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage.

Approved March 16, 1849.

[ No. 91. ] AN ACT relative to the Owasso and Bad River Plank Road

Company. Section 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of RepresenTime for receiving rub: tatives of the Stale of Michigan, That the commissioners named capital sw'x in an act entitled “an act to incorporate the Owasso and Bad river extend'd,&c

plank road company," approved April third, eighteen hundred and forty-eight, be and they are hereby authorized, within twelve months after the passage of this act, to proceed to estimate the length of the road propost d in said act, and cause books to be opened for the subscription of siock in said company, according to the provisions of an act entitled "an act relative to plank roads,” approved March thirteenth, eighteen hundred and forty-e'ght, and the proceedings shall be as valid as if had within the six months contemplated by the provisions of the act last aforesaid.

Sec. 2 All acts and parts of acts contravening the provisions of this act are hereby repealed.

Sec. 3. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after

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[ No. 92. ) AN ACT relative to the Genesee County Plank Road Company. Time for ro ceiving sub

Section 1. Be il enacled by the Senate and House of Represenxcripti's, de rended talives of the State of Michigan, That the commissioners named in

an act entitled "an act to incorporate the Genesee county plank road company," approved April 3, eighteen hundred and forty-eight, be and the same are hereby authorized, within twelve months after the passage of this act, to proceed to estimate the length of the road proposed in said act, and cause books to be opened for the subscription of stock in said company, according to the provisions of an act entitled "an act relative to plank roads," approved March thirteenth, eighteen hundred and forty-eight, and the proceedings shall be as valid as if had within the six months contemplated by the provisions of the act last aforesaid.

Sec. 2. All acts and parts of acts contravening the provisions of this act, are hereby repealed.

Sec. 3. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage.

Approved March 16, 1849.

[ No. 93. ] AN ACT relative to the Corunna and Saginaw Plank Road

Company. Section 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Represen- Temerlocut latises of the State of Michigan, That the commissioners named scriptions to in an act entitled "an act to incorporate the Corunna and Saginaw

extend'de plank road company,” approved April third, eighteen hundred and forty-eight, be and they are hereby authorized, within twelve months after the passage of this act, to proceed to estimate the length of the road proposed in said act, and cause books to be opened for the subscription of stock in said company, according to the provisions of an act entitled "an act relative to plank roads,” approved March thirteenih, eighteen hundred and forty-eight, and the proceedings shall be as valid as if had within the six months contemplated by the provisions of the act last aforesaid.

Sec. 2. All acts and parts of acts contravening the provisions this act, are hereby repealed.

Sec. 3. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after ils passage.

Approved March 10, 1849.

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[ No. 94. ] AN ACT to exempt certain property from taxation. Ljem prions

Section 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Represent from kazat's tatives of the State of Michigan, That the following property shall

be exempt from assessment and taxation:

1st. Household furniture, including stoves put up and kept for use in any dwelling house, not exceeding in value one hundred dollars:

2d. All spinning wheels and weaving looms, and apparatus not exceeding in value, fifty dollars:

3d. A seat, pew or slip occupied by any person or family in any house or place of public worship:

4th. All cemeteries, tombs and rights of burial while in use a repositories of the dead:

5th. All arms and accoutrements required by law to be kept by any person; all wearing apparel of every person or family:

6th. The library and school books of every individual and family, not exceeding in value one hundred and fifty dollars, and all family pictures:

71h. To each householder, ten sheep with their fleeces, and the yarn or cloth manufactured from the same, two cows, five swine and provisions and fuel for the comfortable subsistance of sueb bouseholder and family for six months.

Sec. 2. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passsage.

Approved March 18, 1849.

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(No. 95.)
AN ACT to amend Chapter one hundred and six of title twenty-

two of the Revised Statuies.

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Section 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Represes-
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chapter one hundred and six, of title twenty-two of the revised
statutes, in relation to judgments and executions, be and the same
are hereby repealed, and the following substituted in their places
as sections four and five of said chapter, to wit:

“ Sec. 4. Whenever judgment shall bave been or may hereafter

be rendered in any court of record, execution to collect the same may be issued to the sheriff or other proper officer of any county of this state; and successive or alias executions may be issued one alter another, upon the return of any execution unsatisfied in whole or in part, for ihe amount remaining unpaid upon any such judg. mnent.

“Scc. 5. But no such execution or alias execution shall be issued, unless within two years from the time of the rendition of such judgment, or from the return day of the last preceding execution, or two years from the time when the party was entitled to sue out the same, unless the court, in term time, or some judge or justice thereof, or circuit court commissioner, in vacation, upon special appli. cation for that purpose, and due notice to the opposite party, shall make an order granting leave to issue the same.”

Approved March 16, 1849.

[ No. 96. ] AN ACT for the encouragement of Agriculture, Manufactures,

and the Mechanic Arts.

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Section 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Stale of Michigan, That in any county of this state vied by bo'rd

of supervi. where the inhabitants thereof have organized and established or fors in cermay hereafter organize and establish a society for the encouragement and advancement of agriculture, manufactures and the me. chanic arts, and shall raise from said society annually the sum of one hundred dollars or over, for the promotion of the above objects in said county,. the board of supervisors of said county, at their an. nual session in each and every year, are hereby required to levy a a tax of not less than one-tenth nor more than one-fifth of one mill on the dollar on the assessment roll of the county, which tax shall be collected and paid to the county treasurer of the county in the same manner that other taxes are collected and paid.

Sec. 2. The treasurer of the county shall keep the sum 80 raised sabject to the order of the board of supervisors of said county. Sec. 3. The said board of supervisors shall draw upon the said

Aprortion (reasurer for the sum so raised and the same shall be expended, un-cedere potes dor the direction of said board, for the benefit of said society in the

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