Acts of the Legislature of the State of Michigan, Part 2

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W. S. George, 1905
Includes regular and extra sessions.


Amending act relative to election of board of county canvassers 6364
Act permitting the catching of certain fish in Black Belle and Pine rivers
Act providing for examination and credit of students of medical colleges 7576
Amending act revising highway and bridge laws 8182
Amending act relative to formation of partnership associations 8789
Amending act relative to incorporation of associations not for pecuniary
Amending act relative to revision and consolidation of laws of public
Amending act relative to commencement of suits process service and
Act providing for the collection and dissemination of information concern
Act providing for members of certain alumni associations to vote by mail
Act preventing importation of dangerous insects and contagious diseases
Act establishing a board of accountancy 130132
Amending act relative to voluntary dissolution of corporations 136137
Amending act relative to protection of coal miners and inspection of coal
Amending act providing for the formation of street railways 148149
Amending act providing for incorporation of cities of fourth class
Amending act relative to incorporation of manufacturing and mercantile
Providing for payment of bounty for killing of English sparrows
Act defining and protecting fishing rights in Saginaw bay bordering
Amending act relative to incorporation of railroad companies with refer
Amending act relative to formation of street railway companies eminent
Act providing for spearing in Pine lake and Round lake Charlevoix county
Act protecting fish in Kalamazoo river in Marshall and Marengo townships
Act regulating the issue of warehouse certificates 206208
Amending act relative to powers and duties of townships and election
Act authorizing townships to acquire real estate for free public park
Act providing for the inspection by Attorney General of books papers
Amending act relative to incorporation of associations not for pecuniary
Appropriation for Upper Peninsula Experiment Station
Amending act to revise and consolidate laws relating to public instruction
Amending act relative to bail in civil actions and proceedings connected
Amending act revising and consolidating laws relative to asylums for
Act amending the general tax law four sections added 326329
Appropriation for State Board of Fish Commissioners 333334
Amending act establishing Michigan Reform School for Girls
Appropriation for the Michigan College of Mines 346347
Act dividing State into thirtytwo senatorial districts 352354
Appropriation for State Industrial Home for Girls 358359
Act prescribing the qualifications duties and compensation of judiciary
Amending act relative to fraudulent conveyances and contracts relating
Amending act relative to sale of lands of persons under guardianship 387388
Amending act establishing house of correction for juvenile offenders 413414
Act preventing hunting for game on Sunday in Livingston county 419420
Amending act requiring Commissioner of Land Office to furnish certified
Act providing for the assessment of property of railroads etc by a State
Act authorizing the formation of corporations for purpose of maintaining
Appropriation for Western State Normal School
Appropriation for Northern State Normal School
Act providing for the compilation publication etc of an index to the com
Appropriation for Michigan Asylum for the Insane Kalamazoo 476477
Amending act reorganizing Agricultural College 482483
Act providing for disposition of money accumulated in post fund
Appropriation for Eastern Michigan Asylum 498499
Amending act relating to inventory and collection of the effects of deceased
Amending act relative to administration and distribution of the estates
Joint resolutions 528545
Concurrent resolution
State Treasurers report 553561

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Page 397 - That at the time it was negotiated to him he had no notice of any infirmity in the instrument or defect in the title of the person negotiating it.
Page 394 - Where the instrument contains or a person adds to his signature words indicating that he signs for or on behalf of a principal, or in a representative capacity, he is not liable on the instrument if he was duly authorized; but the mere addition of words describing him as an agent, or as filling a representative character, without disclosing his principal, does not exempt him from personal liability.
Page 394 - Where a signature is forged or made without the authority of the person whose signature it purports to be, it is wholly inoperative, and no right to retain the instrument, or to give a discharge therefor, or to enforce payment thereof against any party thereto, can be acquired through or under such signature, unless the party against whom it is sought to enforce such right is precluded from setting up the forgery or want of authority.
Page 406 - A bill of exchange is an unconditional order in writing, addressed by one person to another, signed by the person giving it, requiring the person to whom it is addressed to pay on demand or at a fixed or determinable future time a sum certain in money to or to the order of a specified person, or to bearer.
Page 409 - Where the holder of a bill drawn payable elsewhere than at the place of business or the residence of the drawee has not time with the exercise of reasonable diligence to present the bill for acceptance before presenting it for payment on the day that it falls due, the delay caused by presenting the bill for acceptance before presenting it for payment is excused, and does not discharge the drawers and indorsers.
Page 400 - Where the instrument is not payable on demand, presentment must be made on the day it falls due. Where it is payable on demand, presentment must be made within a reasonable time, after its issue, except that in the case of a bill of exchange, presentment for payment will be sufficient if made within a reasonable time after the last negotiation thereof.
Page 410 - Delay in making presentment for payment is excused when the delay is caused by circumstances beyond the control of the holder, and not imputable to his default, misconduct, or negligence. When the cause of delay ceases to operate, presentment must be made with reasonable diligence.
Page 407 - The drawer of a bill and any indorser may insert thereon the name of a person to whom the holder may resort in case of need, that is to say, in case the bill is dishonored by non-acceptance or nonpayment. Such person is called the referee in case of need.
Page 406 - An inland bill of exchange is a bill which is, or on its face purports to be, both drawn and payable within this state. Any other bill is a foreign bill. Unless the contrary appears on the face of the bill, the holder may treat it as an inland bill.
Page 398 - In the hands of any holder other than a holder in due course, a negotiable instrument is subject to the same defenses as if it were non-negotiable. But a holder who derives his title through a holder in due course...

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