1940

An act suspending the privilege and benefit of the writ of habeas corpus [permitting the president during the next 12 months to establish a military commission to judge infractions of security, if warrant by the external or internal situation] (Acts 1938, pp. 1-2). An act creating the township of Bethlehem, Lloydsville, in the territory of Marshall, Montserrado County, a voting precinct [due to the risks associated with travel by canoe…Keep Reading

1861, December

A resolution to authorize the issue of an additional amount of engraved bills (1861, p. 75) An act divorcing Tristam Waters and Elizabeth Waters (1861, p. 75) A special resolution for the relief of John W. Powell of the county of Grand Bassa [providing fifty dollars] (1861, p. 76) An act amendatory to an act entitled “An act chartering the city of Buchanan” (1860, p. 76) A resolution declaring the…Keep Reading

1859, December

An act chartering the City of Monrovia (1859, p. 45-50) Ac act approving and appropriating a certain amount of money assumed and expended by the president in arresting the small pox (1859, p. 45) An act amendatory to the second article of an act, entitled an act establishing the boundaries of the Republic, and defining the boundaries of the several counties (1859, p. 50) A resolution recommending an amendment to…Keep Reading

1858, December

An act to amend an act entitled an act of duties on imports (1858, p. 17-18) An act entitled an act to amend an act to regulate the militia (1858, p. 18-19) An act to maintain peace an enforce order on the highways to the interior (1858, p. 19-20) An act authorizing the clearing out of the Gracho Falls, Grand Bassa County (1858, p. 20-21) An act authorizing the president…Keep Reading