Gambar halaman
PDF

STATE OF KANSAS,

PASSED AT THE

FIRST SESSION OF THE LEGISLATURE,

COMMENCED AT THE CAPITAL, MARCH 26, 1861,

TO WHlCH AHE APPENDED

THE DECLARATION OP INDEPENDENCE, CONSTITUTION OP THE
UNITED STATES, TREATY OF CESSION, ORGANIC ACT,
CONSTITUTION OP THE STATE OP KANS4.S,
ACT OP ADMISSION, LISTS OP STATE
OFFICERS AND MEMBERS AND
OFFICERS OP LEGISLATURE.

[graphic][merged small]

LAWRENCE, KANSAS:

"KANSAS STATE JOURNAL" STEAM POWER PRESS PRINT.

186 1.

[ocr errors]

INDEX TO CHAPTERS.

PAGE

PAOI

Chapter 7. AN ACT supplementary to "An Act to authorize the negotiation of
One Hundred and Fifty Thousand Dollars of the Bonds of
the State of Kansas, to defray the current expenses of the
State," approved May 1st, 1861. 104

8. " defining the Boundaries of Manhattan City, State of Kansas 106

9. " changing the Boundaries of the City of Quindaro 106

10. " to establish the South Boundary line of Woodson county 107

11. " to provide for the permanent location of the State Capital 107

12. " relinquishing the right of the State to the Capitol property

at Lecompton ..... 109

13. " to provide for the sale of the materials belonging to the

State of Kansas, purchased for and not yet used in the
construction of the Capitol Building - - 109

14. " to amend the Charter of the City of Ogden - 110

15. " relating to Master Commissioners ... Ill

16. JOINT RESOLUTION to amend section seven (7) of Article thir-

teen of the Constitution of the State of Kansas - 112

17. AN ACT providing for Joint Conventinos of the two Houses of the

State Legislature ..... 112

18. " to change the names of Lykins, Dorn and Godfrey coun-

ties. ...... 114

19. " relating to the organization of new Counties - - 114

20. " providing for an Election or Elections for the permanent

location of the County Seat of Coffe y county 117

21. " to organize and define the jurisdiction of the Supremo

Court ...... 119

22. " relating to the organization of Courts of Justice and their

powers and duties .... 121

23. " regulating the terms of the District Court in the several

Judicial Districts ..... 123

24. " defining the duties and prescribing the qualifications of

the Clerks of the District Courts ... 127

25. " to establish and define the jurisdiction of the Probate

Courts ...... 129

26. " relating to the organization of Justices'Courts, and their

powers and duties .... 130

27. " defining and providing for the Punishment of certain

Crimes therein named .... 132

28. " to regulate Elections and to prescribe the qualifications of

Voters, and to prevent illegal voting - - 133

29. " supplementary to "An Act concerning Divorce and Ali-

mony," approved February 17, 1860 - - 146

30. " to provide for the election of a Representative in the thirty-

seventh Congress of the United States - - 146

31. " to provide for the election of State, District and County

Officers, Senators and Members of the House of Represen-
tatives, Justices of the Supreme Court, and Judges of the
District Courts, and Representative in Congress - 147

PAGB

Chapttcb 32. AN ACT providing for the election of Township Officers - 148
33. " to provide for an election of Township Officers in Madi-
son county. ...... 150

34?. " to prescribe the manner of contesting the election of State
and County Officers, Members of the Legislature and
other officers ..... 150

35. " to create a State Board of Equalization - - 156

36. " regulating the rates of Printer's Fees for publishing Legal

Advertisements ..... 157

37. " providing for Division Fences ... 158

38. " to provide for the Management and Investment of the

State School Fund and the University Fund - 160

39. " to provide for the Protection of Game - - 163

40. " providing for the Location of the Lands granted by Con-

gress to the State .... 164

41. " entitled " An Act providing for the levy, sale and forfeit-

ure of lands belonging to the incompetent Wyandott
Indians" ...... 165

42. " providing for the leasing of lands belonging to the in-

competent Wyandott Indians ... 165

43. " to amend an act entitled "An Act to amend and consol-

idate the several acts relating to the City of Lawrence" 166

44. " to amend an act entitled "An Act to incorporate the City

of Sumner" ----- 174

45. " to increase the number of the Justices of the Peace in

certain Townships ..... 181

46. " to increase the number of Justices of the Peace in Iowa

Township ----- 181

47. " increasing the number of the Justices of the Peace in the

Township of Wyandott, and providing for the election of
the same ...... 182

48. " to provide for the distribution of the Laws and Journals

of the Legislature .... 182

49. " to organize and discipline the Militia - - 184

50. " supplementary to an act entlitled "An Act to organize

and discipline the Militia" - - - 203

51. " prescribing the form of Oath or Affirmation, and qualifi-

cation of Officers, Privates and Musicians - - 203

52. " to authorize the Governor to tender one or more Regi-

ments of the Volunteer State Militia, to the President of
the United States - 205

53. " to authorize the State of Kansas to borrow money to repel

invasion, suppress insurrection, and to defend the State
in time of War ..... 205

54. " to change the name of the town of Eldora, in the county

of Bourbon, Kansas, to that of Mapleton - 206

55. " to change the name of Charles James Cocks , - 207

« SebelumnyaLanjutkan »