Nauvoo City Council Minute Book, 3 February 1841–8 February 1845

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Ordinance, 25 October 1842–B
An ordinance respecting absent Members.
Sec. 1. Be it Ordained by the City Council of the City of , that in case a less number than a quorum of the City Council shall convene, they are hereby authorized to send the Marshal or any other Person or Persons by them authorized, for any or all absent Member or Members, as the majority of such Members present shall agree, who shall take him or them into his or their custody, & bring him or them forthwith before the Council, at the expense of such absent Member or Members, respectively, unless such excuse for non-attendance shall be made as the Council when a quorum is convened, shall judge sufficient; & in that case, the expense shall be paid out of the city Treasury.
Sec. 2. That the same fees be allowed the City Marshal or other Persons employed by the City Council, as are awarded to the City Marshal for like services, & that they shall be collected as all fines are, of a similar kind.
Sec. 3. This ordinance shall take effect, and be in force, from & after its passage.
passed Octr. 25th. 1842.
. Presdt. pro tem. —
, Recorder.
Minute Entry, 25 October 1842
one of the Councillors gave notice of his not rendering services as a Councillor, any longer, Gratis.
October 25th. 1842.
, Recorder.
City Council Order, 31 October 1842
It is hereby Ordered by the City Council of the City of , that the City Marshal shall receive fifteen Dollars from the Treasury, to apply towards his services as Marshal.
Octr. 31st. 1842.
, Recorder.
An [p. 105]
Ordinance, 25 October 1842–B
An ordinance respecting absent Members.
Sec. 1. Be it Ordained by the City Council of the City of , that in case a less number than a quorum of the City Council shall convene, they are hereby authorized to send the Marshal or any other Person or Persons by them authorized, for any or all absent Member or Members, as the majority of such Members present shall agree, who shall take him or them into his or their custody, & bring him or them forthwith before the Council, at the expense of such absent Member or Members, respectively, unless such excuse for non-attendance shall be made as the Council when a quorum is convened, shall judge sufficient; & in that case, the expense shall be paid out of the city Treasury.
Sec. 2. That the same fees be allowed the City Marshal or other Persons employed by the City Council, as are awarded to the City Marshal for like services, & that they shall be collected as all fines are, of a similar kind.
Sec. 3. This ordinance shall take effect, and be in force, from & after its passage.
passed Octr. 25th. 1842.
. Presdt. pro tem. —
, Recorder.
Minute Entry, 25 October 1842
one of the Councillors gave notice of his not rendering services as a Councillor, any longer, Gratis.
October 25th. 1842.
, Recorder.
City Council Order, 31 October 1842
It is hereby Ordered by the City Council of the City of , that the City Marshal shall receive fifteen Dollars from the Treasury, to apply towards his services as Marshal.
Octr. 31st. 1842.
, Recorder.
An [p. 105]
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