LAWS OF MARYLAND.
proceed to grant any certificate of corporal ability to any person
liable to do militia duty, shall first take the following oath, or affirmation,
before some justice of the peace, to wit: " I do solemnly
swear, or affirm, (as the case may be,) that I will not grant a certificate
of corporate inability to any person liable to do militia duty,
through favour or affection, or who in my opinion is not justly entitled
to the same, or withhold it through prejudice or ill will.
Passed June 18.
An Act for the payment of the Journal of Accounts. Lib.
3, fol. 344.
|| WHEREAS it appears by the journal of accounts of
that there is due from the state the sum of four thousand five hundred
and eighty-four dollars and eighty-two and one half cents.
| 1. BE IT ENACTED, by the General Assembly
of Maryland, That
the treasurer of the western shore be and he is hereby authorised
and required, to pay the several persons, their executors, administrators,
assigns or orders, or to such of them as shall offer to receive
the same, the several sums of current money allowed to them respectively,
as they appear to be settled and ascertained by the said
journal of accounts, out of any money now in the treasury, or that
shall come into the treasury, subject to the appropriation of the