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Act 59 of 1851
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TELEGRAPH COMPANIES

Act 59 of 1851

AN ACT to authorize the formation of telegraph companies.


History: 1851, Act 59, Imd. Eff. Mar. 20, 1851


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The People of the State of Michigan enact:

DocumentTypeDescription
Section 484.151SectionTelegraph companies; incorporators.
Section 484.152SectionTelegraph companies; certificate of organization, contents, filing.
Section 484.153SectionBody corporate; certified copy of certificate as evidence.
Section 484.154SectionPower to hold realty; officers and agents; rules and by-laws.
Section 484.155SectionTelegraph lines; construction, restrictions.
Section 484.156SectionAggrieved property owner; remedy, procedure.
Section 484.157SectionInjury to line; penalty.
Section 484.158SectionStockholder's liability for corporate debts; contribution.
Section 484.159SectionAnnual report; contents; failure to make, liability of directors.
Section 484.160SectionAnnual tax; in lieu of other state taxes.
Section 484.161SectionShares of stock; status as personalty, transfer, purchase in other corporations.
Section 484.163SectionBooks; inspection, use as evidence; penalty, forfeiture.
Section 484.164SectionTransmission of dispatches; penalty.
Section 484.165SectionTransmission of dispatches; order of transmission; penalty.
Section 484.166SectionDivulging contents; willful failure to transmit; penalty, civil liability.
Section 484.167SectionState's lien for taxes; sale; surplus.
Section 484.168SectionAmendment or repeal of act.
Section 484.169SectionImmediate effect.
Section 484.170SectionAppraisal of damages; lands in more than 1 county.
Section 484.171SectionAppraisal of damages; contiguous lands of same person.
Section 484.172SectionAmendment to articles; filing, recording, use of certified copy as evidence.
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