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COLONY OF NEW YORK,
Passed in the Years 1774 and 1775-
FOURTEENTH AND FIFTEENTH GEORGE III.
REPUBLISHED UNDER DIRECTION OF
FREDERICK COOK, SECRETARY OF STATE,
EIGHTEEN HUNDRED AND EIGHTY-EIGHT.
the Colony of New York for the years seventeen hundred and seventy-four and seventeen hundred and seventy-five.
APPROVED by the Governor April 25, 1888. Passed, three-fifths being present. The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assembly, do enact as follows :
SECTION 1. The Secretary of State is directed to republish, verbatim, preserving the original spelling and punctuation, the Session Laws of the Colony of New York, passed during the years seventeen hundred and seventy-four and seventeen hundred and seventy-five.
$ 2. The re-publication shall be in one octavo volume, with an index and of a material equal in size and quality to the Session Laws of eighteen hundred and eighty-seven.
§ 3. The edition shall consist of one thousand copies and shall be distributed as follows: Two copies to each judicial district library; one copy to the clerks office of each county; one copy to each justice of the Supreme Court, and each judge of the Court of Appeals; two copies to each legislative library, and one to each State department; two hundred copies to the trustees of the State library, for literary and scientific exchanges, and one to each member of the Legislature. The remainder shall be delivered to the trustees of the State library, and such trustees shall reserve sufficient copies for the future use of the State, and in their discretion sell the balance at a price to be fixed by them, and pay the proceeds into the treasury of the State.
$ 4. The sum of seven hundred and fifty dollars or so much thereof as may be necessary, is hereby appropriated out of any money in the treasury not otherwise appropriated, to carry this act into effect, and the same shall be paid by the treasurer, on the warrant of the comptroller, in such sums and to such persons as the Secretary of State shall approve.
$ 5. The title page of the volume shall state that it was published pursuant to this act, and the same may be cited in any action or proceeding with the same force as the original edition.
$ 6. This act shall take effect immediately.
STATE OF NEW YORK,
I have compared the preceding with the original law on file in this office, and do hereby certify that the same is a correct transcript therefrom and of the whole of said original law.
Secretary of Stato.
STATE OF NEW YORK, OFFICE OF THE SECRET, RY OF STATE, I
I hereby certify that the Laws, contained in this volume, were republished by me pursuant to Chapter one hundred and seventy-one of the Laws of eighteen hundred and eighty-eight:
Secretary of State.