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Private Acts (Local Acts or Charters), 1790-2019

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: C#00056; C#00203
Private Acts (Local Acts or Charters), 1868-1916
Private Acts (Local Acts or Charters), 1868-1916
Local Acts, 2008
Local Acts, 2008
Local Acts, 2009
Local Acts, 2009
Local Acts, 2010
Local Acts, 2010
Local Acts, 2011
Local Acts, 2011
Local Acts, 2012
Local Acts, 2012
Local Acts, 2013
Local Acts, 2013
Local Acts, 2014
Local Acts, 2014
Local Acts, 2015
Local Acts, 2015
Local Acts, 2016
Local Acts, 2016
Local Acts, 2017
Local Acts, 2017

Scope and Contents

From the Series: Manuscript acts & resolutions passed by the General Assembly with session / committee stamps, signatures & annotations. More recent enactments may include attached committee roll call votes, previous drafts, substitutions made, fiscal notes, floor amendments or other supporting documentation.

Dates

  • 1790-2019

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

No special restrictions unless otherwise specified.

Extent

53.56 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Original enabling acts, amendments to charters or legislation pertaining to specific corporate, religious, political, educational or other organizations & entities including but not limited to businesses, churches, colleges, fire districts, hospitals, militia organizations, railroads or individuals.

Arrangement

Chronological

Accruals

There are regular accruals to this series. The accruals at this time are:

1990 (1995-482); 1991 - 1994 (1996-74); 1995 (1997-79); 1996 (1998-8); 1997 (1999-8); 1998 (1999-102; re accessioned 2003-09); 1999 (2000-66; re accessioned 2003-19); 2000 - 2001 (2003-19); 2002 (2003-52); 2003 (2004-72); 2004 (2005-52); 2005 (2006-40); 2006 (2007-57); 2007 (2008-30); 2008 (2010-01); 2009 (2010-36); 2010 (2012-02)

Related Materials

C#00179 - Secretary of State Incorporations, 1896 – 1959


C#00210 - Acts & Resolutions of the General Assembly


C#00204 - Rhode Island Colony Records


C#00165, C#01184 & C#01179 - Petitions to the General Assembly


C#00244 & C#00245 - Journals of the House & Senate


C#00056 - Acts of Incorporation (manuscript / printed drafts), 1828 – 1857


1865; Bartlett, John Russell, Index to the Acts & Resolves of and of the Petitions and Reports to the General Assembly from the Year 1758 to 1850, Providence, 1856, 424 pp.


Bartlett, John Russell, Index to the Acts & Resolves of and of the Petitions and Reports to the General Assembly from the Year 1850 to 1862, Providence, 1863, 104 pp.


Addeman, Joshua A., Index to the Acts & Resolves of and of the Reports to the General Assembly from the Year 1863 to 1873, Providence, 1875, 131 pp.


Bennett, Charles P., Index tothe Printed Acts & Resolves of the General Assembly From the Year 1873 to 1899, Providence, 1907, 460 pp.; abstracts - public laws, acts & resolves / schedules

Repository Details

Part of the Rhode Island State Archives Repository

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Providence RI 02903 USA
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