Laws enacted in the general assembly of the commonwealth

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An Act entitled An Act to prevent the destruction of fish in the river
66
An Act regulating election districts
75
A supplement to an act entitled An Act to provide for the erection of
92
An Act authorizing the governor to appoint a sealer of weights and measures
105
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116
A further supplement to the charter of the borough of York
127
An Act relative to public roads in Westmoreland and Beaver counties
137
An Act to repeal the act passed eighth of February eighteen hundred
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No Page
153
An Act authorizing the trustees of St John the Baptists female academy
159
An Act to authorize Mary MClenachan to sell and convey certain real estate
165
An Act to authorize the governor to incorporate a company to erect a toll
171
An Act incorporating the trustees of the Western theological seminary
177
An Act to annul the marriage of John Maag with Maria Maag
185
A further supplement to An Act to incorporate the Tioga mutual insurance
198
An Act to authorize the president and directors of the Bank of Pennsylvania
211
No Page
213
A supplement to an act entitled An Act to incorporate the Forest improve
219
An Act providing for the erection of a house for the employment and support
226
No Page
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An Act relating to certain volunteer companies
233
ninth day of March A D one thousand eight hundred and fortythree
239
Supplement to an act entitled An Act to incorporate the Farmers mutual
248
A further supplement to An Act to compel the supervisors of the unincorpo
255
A supplement to an act entitled An Act authorizing the governor to incor
261
An Act conferring power to incorporate into boroughs two villages in But
268
No Page
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275
An Act to regulate the speed of locomotive engines on the Philadelphia
384
An Act declaratory of the act passed the thirtyfirst day of March A D
390
A further supplement to the act entitled An Act concerning a certain trial
397
An Act to compensate Archibald Thompson for services in arresting and con
406
An Act to enable the burgesses high constable and common council of
417
An Act entitled An Act changing the name of East Strasburg township
431
An Act to authorize the purchase mortgage and sale of certain real estate
449
A supplement to the act incorporating a company to erect a bridge over
457
An Act to incorporate the Spring Garden gas company
464
An Act to authorize the governor to incorporate the Franklin canal company
471
An Act authorizing and requiring John Boucher and Solomon Boucher execu
477
An Act to reduce the state debt and to incorporate the Pennsylvania canal
486
A supplement to an act entitled An Act authorizing the laying out
503
An Act to authorize the treasurer of Monroe county to pay over certain road
504
A further supplement to the act entitled An Act for the relief and employ
517
No Page
525
An Act to annul the marriage contract of Adam Hicksenbaugh and Sarah
531
An Act to incorporate the Madison manufacturing company in the county
537
An Act to authorize the trustees of the Springfield school house in Chester
543
No Page
546
An Act to authorize the settlement of the claim of the Harrisburg Bank
552
An Act relative to the Columbia avenue in the county of Philadelphia
563
An Act to authorize the auditor general and state treasurer to receive state
579
No Page
589
Resolution relative to the claim of Charles W Hegins
595
Resolution relative to the tarifi
601
Resolution to suspend the operation of the act concerning road views and road
603

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