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State of Massachusetts-Bay. In the House of Representatives, June 15, 1779.

State of Massachusetts-Bay. In the House of Representatives, June 15, 1779.

Whereas by the returns made ... it appears that a large majority of the inhabitants ... think it proper to have a new Constitution ... Resolved ... to form a convention ... to meet at Cambridge ... on the first day of September next ..

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Published by Printed by Thomas and John Fleet in [Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Massachusetts.,
  • Massachusetts. -- Constitutional Convention,
  • Constitutional conventions -- Massachusetts,
  • Massachusetts -- Politics and government -- 1775-1783

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 16365
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 sheet ([1] p.)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18180057M

    By Mr. Straus of Mattapoisett, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. ) of William M. Straus and others relative to the establishment of a cranberry wetland mitigation banking program for the purposes of off-site mitigation of public or private projects subject to the wetlands protection act. Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture. To the Honorable Counsel & House of Representatives for the State of Massachusetts Bay in General Court assembled, Janu The petition of A Great Number of Blackes detained in a State of slavery in the bowels of a free & Christian County Humbly sheweth that your Petitioners apprehend that they have in Common with all other men a Natural and Unalienable Right to that freedom which.

    15 June Hancock, John () Broadside. Title: House resolutions for framing a new state constitution. Resolving that towns have elections and that elect representatives to a convention. GLC Date: 15 June a journal of the honorable house of representatives of the state of massachusetts bay in new england begun and held at boston printed by thomas and john fleet, boston , folio, caption title (as issued) pp (as issued). applauds general gate's victory at .

    No bill or resolve of the senate or house of representatives shall become a law, and have force as such, until it shall have been laid before the governor for his revisal; and if he, upon such revision, approve thereof, he shall signify his approbation by signing the same But if he have any objection to the passing such bill or resolve, he. 1. The house of representatives read this letter and the one of 29 Aug. during this afternoon and referred them to a joint committee of the house and council. The council concurred the next day. The orders appointing the seven members of the joint committee, signed by William Cooper, speaker pro tem of the house, and Perez Morton, deputy secretary of the council, appear on the last page of GW.


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In the House of Representatives, J Whereas by the returns made it appears that a large majority of the inhabitants think it proper to have a new Constitution.

We do resolve, that it be, and hereby is recommended to the several towns to send members to the General Assembly to form such a constitution of government, as they shall judge best calculated to promote the happiness of this state Published: () State of Massachusetts-Bay.

In the House of Representatives, J The Constitution of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts is the fundamental governing document of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, one of the 50 individual state governments that make up the United States of a member of the Massachusetts Constitutional Convention ofJohn Adams was the document's principal author.

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