In the House of Representatives, January 9, 1776.

Whereas it appears to this Court, that the part of the militia of this colony now in the American Army as a temporary reinforcement ...
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[Massachusetts. A letter from Samuel Adams to the Magistrates of the County of Lincoln written on Febru Samuel Adams writes to restore peace and order in the County of Lincoln after violence and the threats of death had been experienced by parties associated with land disputes.

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File Size: 39MB. The number of voting representatives in the House is fixed by law at no more thanproportionally representing the population of the 50 states.

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House of Representatives, the Clerk notified the House that she had received the following message from the Secretary of the Senate on at a.m.: That the Senate passed S. WAYNE, Anthony, (father of Isaac Wayne), a Representative from Georgia; born in East Town, Chester County, Pa., January 1, ; attended Philadelphia Academy; became a land surveyor and was employed for a time in Nova Scotia; returned to Chester County, Pa.; member of the provincial house of representatives in and ; served in the Revolutionary Army as colonel of the.

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InNorth Carolina and Rhode Island elected representatives (see: and United States House of Representatives elections), bringing the total count of representatives to [2] [3] [4] In the 1st United States Congress, Frederick Muhlenberg, a Pennsylvania Lutheran minister and politician, was the first Speaker of the House.

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State Library (page images at. The first session of the first House of Representatives came to order in Federal Hall, New York City on March 4,with only thirteen members present.

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LIVINGSTON, Robert R., (brother of Edward Livingston and cousin of Philip Livingston and William Livingston), a Delegate from New York; born in New York City Novem ; was graduated from King's College (now Columbia University), New York City, in ; studied law; was admitted to the bar in and commenced practice in New York City; city recorder.

Get this from a library. In the House of Representatives, Janu Resolved, that the committees or selectmen of the several towns in this colony, send a just and true account of all the powder, lead and flints, by them delivered by order of the Congress for the use of said colony in order to their being paid for the same.

In the House of Representatives, Janu Whereas it is of great importance, not only to the inhabitants of this colony, but also of all the United Colonies, that the lines and fortifications at Cambridge and Roxbury should at all events be maintained.

In the House of Representatives, September 17th, Resolved, that it be recommended to the male inhabitants of each town that they assemble as soon as they can in town-meeting and that in such meeting, they consider and determine whether they will give their consent that the present House of Representatives together with the Council should consult, agree on, and enact such.

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14, Whereas many constables, and collectors of taxes in this colony, have neglected to exhibit to this Court the receipts or attested copies thereof, which they have received from the colony treasurer. In the House of representatives January 4, Whereas his Excellency General Washington has represented to this court the necessity of providing blankets for the army and has requested the immediate assistance of this court in this interestin.

A Third Provincial Congress met in Januaryand though forced to flee Savannah in the face of British attack, reassembled in Augusta, where it adopted Georgia's first temporary constitution in April The Constitution of provided for a legislature composed of representatives elected annually from each county and from two cities.

Title 2; Order of the Speaker of the House of Representatives, implementing a pay increase for House employees, effective January 1,issued January 9, (contained in 2 U.S.C. 60a-2a); Order of the President pro tempore, implementing a pay increase for Senate employees.

MADISON, James, Jr., a Delegate and a Representative from Virginia and 4th President of the United States; born in Port Conway, King George County, Va., Ma ; studied under private tutors and graduated from the College of New Jersey (now Princeton University) in ; member of the committee of safety from Orange County in ; delegate in the Williamsburg (Va.) convention.

Anticipating statehood, California elected two Representatives at-large on Novemto be seated Septem As neither major party held a majority when Congress convened on December 3,the election of a Speaker proved contentious. Get this from a library. In the House of Representatives, Janu Whereas it is of very great importance to our brethren the inhabitants of Canada, and to the inhabitants of the United Colonies that the advantages gained under the smiles of Providence by the American arms, during the year last past, over the ministerial forces in Canada, should be maintained.

State of Massachusetts-Bay. In Council. January 9, Whereas by a resolve of this Court, passed Decem all persons are prohibited from exporting from this state any sugars In the House of representatives.

January 9, ReadAuthor: Massachusetts. General court. Council. The House of Representatives shall be composed of Members chosen every second Year by the People of the several States, and the Electors in each State shall have the Qualifications requisite for Electors of the most numerous Branch of the State Legislature.

The House of Representatives refers to a Committee of the Whole House a report on the “Revision of the Political System Adopted for Louisiana.” Annals of Congress, ; American State Papers, Miscellaneous, volume 1.

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3. That the house of commons shall be composed of representatives, annually chosen by ballot, two for each county, and one for each of the towns of Edenton, New Bern, Wilmington, Salisbury, Hillsborough, and Halifax. 4. That the senate and house of commons, assembled for the purpose of legislation, shall be denominated the general assembly.

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