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Bec. 5. The delegates chosen shall meet in convention at the ospitol in Lansing, on the first Monday of June, one thousand eight hundred and fifty. They shall be judges of their own privileges and elections, and the delegates thereof shall have the same privi.
leges to which representatives to the State Legislature are entitled, Oncord, and shall by ballot appoint one of their number president, and may
appoint one or more secretaries, a sergeant-at-arms, one or more reporters, and such messengers as their convenience shall require; and
such delegates of the Convention shall be entitled to the same mile, Pay.
for travel and the same per diem allowance as is now paid to age members of the Legislature; and the president, secretaries, reporters, sergeant-at-arms, door-keepers and messengers shall receive snch compensation as the Convention shall see fit to allow. The amount due each person shall be certified to by the principal secretary of the Convention, and countersigned by the president; and the Treasurer of the State shall pay the certificates so certfied to and countersignod, out of any moneys in the treasury not otherwise appropriated;
and the said Convention may furnish for its own use such stationery Stationery.
it may require, as is usual for legislative bodies, and the amount due therefor shall be certified to and paid for in the same manner as the delegates and officers are paid. And it shall be the duty of the
Secretary of State to attend said Convention at the opening thereof, Boerests
, and he and all public officers shall furnish such Convention with all such papers, statements, books or other public documents in their
possession, as the said Convention shall order or require. And the State Printing Printer shall perform the printing required to be done by said Con
vention, at such times and in such manner as they shall direct, and said printer shall receive the same compensation and in the same manner as now provided by law for compensation and payment for legislative printing; and in case the said printer shall refuse or neglect to perform the duties aforesaid, the said Convention may appoint a printer to perform said duties, who shall receive the same compensation and in the same manner as is now provided by law for legislative printing.
Sec. 6. The proceedings of the said Convention shall be filed in the Proceedings gleden.d re- office of the Secretary of State, and the revision of the constitution Revision agreed to by said Convention shall be recorded in his office. The gabrited to said revision shall be submitted by the Convention to the people, for the people.
their adoption or rejection, at such time and in such manner as the Convention may prescribe.
Sec. 7. All willful and corrupt false swearing in taking any of the Perjurybaths prescribed by this act, or by the laws of this state made ap- istmed plicable to this act, or any other mode or form in carrying into effect this act, shall be deemed perjury, and shall be punished in the manner now prescribed by law for willful and corrupt perjury.
Sec. 8. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage.
Approved March 9, 1850.
[ No. 79. ] AN ACT for the relief of Daniel Munger. Section 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Michigan, That the sum of two hundred and ninetyfive dollars and seventy-eight cents is hereby appropriated out of any moneys in the treasury not otherwise appropriated, for the payment of Daniel Munger, for balance due him for printing the reports of State Officers for the Legislature of 1849, and for pressing sheets of fall reports, of session laws, Senate and House documents for 1843, and reports of State Officers for the Legislature of 1850.
Sec. 2. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage.
Approved March 9, 1850.
[ No. 80. ] AN ACT to establish highways in the township of Hartland in the
county of Livingston. Section 1. Be it enaded by the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Michigan, That all the public highways heretofore recorded in the clerk's office in the township of Hartland in Livingston county, be and are hereby established and declared to be public highways, as fully as if they had been surveyed by the county surveyor and the survey bills filed in the office of said clerk.
Soc. 2. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage.
Approved March 3, 1850.
[ No. 81. ]
county of Eaton. Act repeal
Section 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Michigan, That the act heretofore passed, setting off and organizing the township of Tyler, in the county of Eaton, be and the same is hereby repealed; and the said township of Tyler, being town one north of range three west, is hereby joined and united
to the township of Eaton Rapids in said county, by which name they First town shall be hereafter known and designated, and the first township ing: when meeting shall be held at the Eaton Rapids Hotel, in the village of
Eaton Rapids, on the first Monday of April, A. D. 1850.
Sec. 2. That all township officers, except justices of the peo :e,
whose terms of office will not expire on the first Monday of April
Sec. 3. In case any person holding office in said townships shall
Sec. 4. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage.
Approved March 14, 1850.
| No. 82. ] AN ACT to incorporate the Romeo and Canandagua Plank Road
Company. Section 1. De it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives incorpora of the State of Michigan, That Henry Stephens of Romeo, Horace P. Winans of Lakeville, and Ezra Carpenter of Orion, be and thes are hereby appointed commissioners, under the direction of a majority of whom subscriptions may be received to the capital stock of the Romeo and Canandagua Plank Road Company; and the subscribers thereto, with such other persons as they shall associate with them for that purpose, their successors and assigns, shall be and they are hereby created a body politic and corporate, by the name and style of the Romeo and Canandagua Plank Road Company, with corporate succession.
Sec. 2. Said company hereby created shall have the power to lay out, establish and construct a plank road, and all necessary buildings and appurtenances, from the village of Romeo in the county of Macomb, on the most eligible route to the village of Canandagua in the county of Oakland,
See. 3. The capital stock of said company shall be twenty-five capitais , thousand dollars, to be divided into one thousand shares of twentyfive dollars each, with the power to increase said capital stock to forty thousand dollars, with a corresponding increase in the number of shares.
Sec. 4. This act shall be and remain in force for the term of sixty years from and after its passage; but the legislature may any
charter. une alter, amend or repeal this act by a vote of two-thirds of each branch thereof; but suchi alteration, amendment or repeal shall not be made within thirty years from the passage of this act, unless it shall be made to appear to the legislature that there has been a violation by the company of some of the provisions of this act: Provi. ded, That after said thirty years, no alteration or reduction of the Lolls of saick company shall be made during its existence, unless the
yearly nett profits of said company, over and above all expenses,
Sec. 5. If the said company shall complete seven miles of said
Sec. 6. Said company shall be subject to all general laws of this provisions: State now in force relative to plank roads, and the same are made
a part of this act.
Sec. 7. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage.
Approved March 20, 1850.
[ No. 83. ]
county of Michilimackinac.
Sec. 2. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its
Approred March 20, 1850.
[ No. 84.')