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Annual Report of the Commissioner of the Banking Department of the State of ... - Page lii
by Michigan. Banking Division - 1913
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Trust Companies, Volume 23

1916 - 686 pages
...this conclusion we are not unmindful of the rule of construction, i HS, Sec. 2. Sub.- Sec. 12, which provides: "The word 'person' may extend and be applied...politic and corporate, as well as to individuals." Our determination as to the meaning of the word "person" as employed in these statutes is in harmony...
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The Southeastern Reporter, Volume 12

1891 - 1160 pages
...1X49 (chapter 16, § 17, p. 101) it is provided that the word "persons " in a statute "may extend to and be applied to bodies politic and corporate, as well as to individuals, unless it would be inconsistent with the manifest intention of the legislature, "and the same provision...
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Reports of Cases at Law and in Chancery Argued and Determined in ..., Volume 124

Illinois. Supreme Court - 1889 - 790 pages
...construction, that "the word 'person' or 'persons,' as well as all words referring to or importing persons, may extend and be applied to bodies politic and corporate, as well as individuals." Rev. Stat. 1874, p. 1011. We think the indictment, the conduct of the prosecution, and...
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United States Reports: Cases Adjudged in the Supreme Court at ..., Volume 365

United States. Supreme Court, John Chandler Bancroft Davis, Henry Putzel, Henry C. Lind, Frank D. Wagner - 1961 - 1010 pages
...Resolutions of Congress, and Rules for the Construction thereof." Section 2 of this Act provides that "the word 'person' may extend and be applied to bodies politic and corporate." " " Id., 804. " Id., 804. *5 Ibid. 48 See especially the comments of Senator Sherman. Id., 820-821....
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United States Reports: Cases Adjudged in the Supreme Court at ..., Volume 365

United States. Supreme Court, John Chandler Bancroft Davis, Henry Putzel, Henry C. Lind, Frank D. Wagner - 1961 - 952 pages
...Resolutions of Congress, and Rules for the Construction thereof." Section 2 of this Act provides that "the word 'person' may extend and be applied to bodies politic and corporate." 4T 43 Id., 804. 44 Id., 804. 45 Ibid. "See especially the comments of Senator Sherman. Id., 820-821....
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Foreign Claims Settlement Commission of the United States ..., Part 35

United States. Foreign Claims Settlement Commission - 1968 - 822 pages
...further provides that, " 'Person' or 'persons' as well as all words referring to or importing persons, may extend and be applied to bodies politic and corporate as well as individuals." u Where a West Virginia corporation appealed an order entered by the Secretary of State...
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Civil Rights Improvements Act of 1977: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on ...

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on the Constitution - 1978 - 788 pages
...supplied rules of construction for all legislation, provided : "That in all acts hereafter passed * • * the word 'person' may extend and be applied to bodies politic and corporate * * * unless the context shows that such words were intended to be used in a more limited sense * *...
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The Northwestern Reporter, Volume 41

1889 - 1248 pages
...section 2081, Rev. St. 1878. According to the same statutes, it was provided that the word "person" might extend and be applied to bodies politic and corporate as well as to individuals. Subdivision 12, § 1, c. 4, Rev. St. 1849; chapter 5, Rev. St. 1858; section 4971, Rev. St. 1878. But...
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Deconstruction: Critical Concepts in Literary and Cultural Studies, Volume 4

Jonathan D. Culler - 2003 - 400 pages
...War Reconstruction) that Congress first passed the so-called Dictionary Act, in which it stated that the word "person" "may extend and be applied to bodies politic and corporate."71 More recently, the question of fetal personhood has been debated, not only in the Roe...
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Documents Accompanying the Journal of the House, Part 4

Michigan. Legislature - 1893 - 1324 pages
...etc. This I do not deem at all material, as subdivision 12 of section 2 of chapter one of Howell's Statutes provides: "The word 'person' may extend and...politic and corporate as well as to individuals." It is my opinion that the Legislature intended to include both persons and corporations within the...
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