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North Providence, town of, number of grand and petit jurors to be drawn for. 100
North Smithfield, town of, number of grand and petit jurors to be drawn for. 101
Notaries public elected. .....

233, 235, 236
Nuisance, common, penalty for keeping.

83

Oates, Patrick, authorized to peddle without cost.....
Officers and attendants of the general assembly, pay of.....
Olney street Congregational Society, Providence, charter of.
Oysters, penalty for unlawful taking, from private beds...

221
223, 228

179
100

Parker, E. K., account of, allowed......

218
Passenger cars, power brakes to be attached to....

112
Pawtucket, town of, water bonds may be made payable in gold....

111
number of grand and petit jurors to be drawn for..... 101

bill of, for use of justice court room, allowed... 218
river, harbor lines established in......

209
Paymaster-general, governor authorized to hire rooms for......

197
Personal property tax payers, registration of, opinion of supreme court rela-

tive to, Appendix, document No. 17.
Petitions for acts of incorporation, etc., continued to May session...... 239
Pharmacists, registration of to be annual, and effect of certificates issued to 93
Pharmacy, state board of, annual report, Appendix, document No. 14.
Pierce, H. M., deputy sheriff, account allowed.......

227
Pigeons, wild, penalty for taking between January 1 and August 10 in each year 106
Plantations of trees to be exempt from taxation.....

94
Potter, Dexter B., speaker of house of representatives, vote of thanks to... 222
Pratt, Frederick A., account allowed......

219
Preachers Aid Society of the Prov. Conference, M. E. Church, charter of... 177
Preferences to creditors by insolvent debtors, act to prevent......

163
Printing and binding, state, committee authorized to continue contracts .... 217
Prison, state, see Slate Prison.
Prisoners held on capas, release of......

92
sentence of, by court of common pleas in certain cases.

99
Private property, of offences against, (breaking and entering barn in night time) 83
Probate, appeals from courts of....

109
Proclamation, governor's, convening special session April 26, 1878.

240
referred to special committee....

225
Prohibitory law, special committee to examine and report at next ses-
sion....

194, 195
Providence, city of, number of grand and petit jurors to be drawn for ... 100
Providence, city of, not authorized by chapter 676 to discontinue office of
license commissioners..

104

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Providence, city of, election of constables in......
Providence, city of, act to establish a house of correction in, amended...... 114
Providence, city of, authorized to complete city hall, high school building,
and dredging the cove basin....

115
Providence, city of, act in relation to buildings in ......

116, 187, 202
Providence, city of, harbor line on westerly side of river, from Crawford
street bridge to Point street bridge, established....

166
Providence, city of, Seekonk river in, harbor lines established in .... 209
Providence, city of, electors to vote at annual election for or against granting
of licenses...

... 167
Providence, city of, state house in, repairs and alterations on, authorized . 200
clerk of justice court, governor to furnish with suitable

..... 197
Providence, city of, license commissioners' report, Appendix, doc. No. 3.
Providence county court house, final report of commissioners, Appendix,

document No. 22.
Providence county court house, vote of thanks to commissioners...

196
certain rooms in to be used for a restaurant.. 197
Providence, county of, sheriff to have care of state house in.......

79
Providence, county of, salary of crier of courts in.......

82
Providence, county of, supreme court, no indictment to be found in... .. 99
Providence, county of, number of grand and petit jurors to be drawn in... 100
Providence Manufacturing Company, name changed to Slatersville Manufac-
turing Company

172
Public buildings, of custody of......

79
Public Laws amended or repealed, see General Statutes.
Public laws passed at last May session, secretary of state to engross and cer-
tify.

226
Public laws of present session, secretary of state to publish 2,000 copies of.. 217
Public laws, distribution of, to town councils..

187

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197

Quartermaster general, governor to hire rooms for......

annual report of, Appendix, document No. 15.

189

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112

Railroad commissioner, resolution to print report of

report of, Appendix, document No. 7.
Railroad corporations to use power brakes on passenger cars....
Receiver of insolvent debtor, how appointed, and duties of....
Recognizances, judge of supreme court may take in any place within the

state...
Reform School, Providence, appropriation for .

164

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Registration of births, marriages and deaths, report on, to be prepared by
state board of health....

108
Registration of births, marriages and deaths, appropriation for........ 161
Registration of pharmacists to expire annually, and effect of.

.....

93
Registration of personal property tax payers, opinion of supreme court

relative to, Appendix, document No. 17.
Reporter of decisions, etc., of supreme court, salary of..

97
Reporter, duty of, on publishing a volume of reports..

97
Reports, law, publication and distribution of.....

97
Reports, law, Vol. XI, distribution of, to members of general assembly..... 226
Reports made to the general assembly during the session, list of ...... 237
Representative in congress, counting of votes at special election for..

92
Representatives in general assembly, roll of

231
Reservoirs and mill dams on Woonasquatucket river, commission to examine. 190
Resumption of specie payments, resolution in regard to.....

188
Revenue of the state, tax fixed at twelve cents on each $100....

152
Reversible Heel Company, charter amended......

173
Rhode Island, battle of, special committee on celebration of..

187
Rhode Island reports, publication and distribution of......

97
Rhode Island reports, Vol. XI, distribution of, to members of general as-
sembly.......

226
Rhode Island Camp Meeting Association, Coventry, charter of.

183
Rhode Island Historical Society, charter amended....

177
Rhode Island Society of Cincinnati, charter amended..

181
Richardson, Harrison H., account allowed ...

219
Robinson, Welcome, pardoned and released from Washington county jail... 216
Rules relative to engrossing public laws suspended...

222, 226

Salaries, appropriations for, for present fiscal year

155
Salaries of state officers to be payable quarterly...

154
Savings institutions, annual statement of condition, Appendix, document

No. 4.
Scheedel, Annie C., name of, changed to Annie C. Cheever....

215
Schools, commissioner of, to furnish blanks for census of children

161
Schools, commissioner of, governor to furnish room for ....

197
Seituate, town of, number of grand and petit jurors to be drawn for.. 100
Scollops, quantity of, that may be taken in a day..

95
Scott, Charles H., deputy sheriff, account allowed..

228
Scott, William P., authorized to peddle without cost.

221
Seaconet river, Tiverton, Anthony A. Manchester and others, authorized to
build wharf into...

212
Second Seventh Day Baptist Church of Christ, Westerly, charter of .... 183

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Secretary of state, salary of clerk of......

82
reports of, to be made when......

153
to transfer custody of flag of 5th Rhode Island Volunteers. 201
to prepare manual for commissioners of inland fisheries.. 202

to omit publication of Providence building act from the
newspapers...

202
Secretary of state, to report on organization of corporations.

202
to distribute Rhode Island reports....

98
Seekonk river, in Providence, harbor line established on west side of...... 209
Senate, committee room set apart for use of...

191
Senators from the several towns, roll of.......

230
Shell fisheries, commissioners of, annual report, Appendix, document No. 19.

to examine inlets to Charlestown pond.... 194
Shepard, Dr. Thomas P., late commissioner of Providence county court
house, vote of thanks to..

196
Sheriffs of Newport and Providence counties to keep state houses in their
respective counties in order ...

... 79
Sheriff of Providence county instructed to destroy certain wines and liquors. 188

to deliver certain furniture to justice courts and
sheriffs...

189
Sherman, Elisha O., authorized to peddle without cost..

221
Sinking funds, duties of commissioners of....

154
Sinking funds, annual payment to, and application of....

154
Sinking funds, report of commissioners of, Appendix, document No. 21.
Slatersville Manufacturing Company, name of Providence Manufacturing
Company," changed to.......

172
Smith, Lewis B., appointed member of board of state charities, etc... 236
Smithfield, town of, number of grand and petit jurors to be drawn for...... 100
Specie payments, resumption of, resolution relative to..

188
Sprague, Albert G., M. D., appointed member of state board of health.. 237
Stable, etc., penalty for breaking and entering in the night time

83
Stafford Manufacturing Company, charter amended..

170
State auditor, governor to hire suitable rooms for..

197
State auditor, to report annually at the adjourned session..

153
State board of health, act to establish, and duties of..

107
members of, appointed.....

237
report relative to establishing of, Appendix, document

No. 12.
appropriation for.......

160
State charities, etc., board of, governor to hire suitable rooms for...

197
authorized to convey land of state farm for
highway..

198

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State charities, etc., board of, authorized to repair road leading to state farm. 198
State charities, etc., board of, appropriations for......

199
State charities, etc., board of, annual report, Appendix, document No. 5.
State farm, see farm.
State house, Providence, appropriation for repairs and alterations of........ 200
Newport and Providence, custody of, etc.

79
etc., appropriation for......

160
State law library, salary of librarian, and office hours of...

91
State library, rooms designated for...

191
State Prison, appropriation for

199
State Prison, report of board of state charities on, Appendix, doc. No. 5.
State Prison, new, appropriation for completion of........

198
State Prison, new, report of commissioners on, Appendix, document No. 8.
State scholarships in Brown University, candidates for, nominated..... 234, 235
Stiness, John H., vote of thanks to, as commissioner of Providence county
court house..

196
Stirling, James H., continued a state (blind) beneficiary..

214
Supreme court, new trials in, as of course, abolished....

103
Supreme court, may order cases stricken from the docket in certain cases.... 80
Supreme court, Newport county, clerk of, may employ assistant...... 81
Supreme court, justice of, may release person held on capias, and may take
recognizance anywhere within the state..

93
Supreme court, justices of, to hold court of common pleas in each county... 98
Supreme court, reporter of decisions, etc., of, salary of......

97
Supreme court, reporter of decisions, delivery by, to secretary of state, of edi.
tion of reports....

97
Supreme court, number of jurors to be drawn in Providence county. 100
Supreme court, Providence county, no indictment to be found in..... 99
Supreme court, opinion of, given to the governor, relative to the registration

of personal property tax payers, Appendix, document No. 17.
Supreme court, opinion of, given to the governor, relative to the right of a

husband to vote on his wife's real estate, Appendix, document No. 18.
Swan Point Cemetery, charter of, amended.

180
Sykes, Job, released from Kent county jail

216

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Taylor, Isaac, authorized to peddle without cost
Tax of twelve cents on each $100 of ratable property, to be assessed
Taxes, limitation of, which may be imposed on towns and cities...
Taxes, plantations of trees to be exempt from.....
Thompson, Edward A., authorized to peddle without cost
Thompson, J. C., account for reporting allowed........
Tilley, Thomas J., sheriff, account allowed.....

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