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in such office, and will not knowingly violate, or permit to be violated, any provision of this act; that he is the owner in good faith of stock of the bank, as required to qualify him for such office, standing in his name on the books of the bank, and that such stock is not pledged as security for any debt; such oath shall be transmitted

to the commissioner and filed in his office. Any vacancy in the board of directors shall be filled by the board, and the directors so appointed shall hold office until the next election.

Sec. 27. A savings bank shall keep on hand at least fifteen percent of its total deposits, one-third of which reserve shall be in lawful money in its own vaults, and the balance on deposit payable on demand with banks, national or State, in cities approved by the commissioner as

reserve cities or invested in United States bonds; threeBalance, how fifths of the remainder of its savings deposits shall be Invested.

invested by the board of directors in bonds of the United

States or of this State, or in the bonds of any other State Proviso as to of the United States: Provided, That such State has not in bonds of other states. the ten years preceding the time of such investment,

repudiated its debt and failed to pay the same or the interOther bonds, est due thereon or upon any part of such debt; or in the

public debt or bonds of any city, county, township, village or school district of any State in the United States which shall have been authorized by the legislature of such State:

Provided, The total indebtedness of such municipality does Ipalities. not exceed five per cent of its assessed valuation, except by

a vote of two-thirds of the board of directors, such bonds may be purchased if the total liabilities do not exceed ten per cent of its assessed valuation, or loan the same upon negotiable paper secured by any of the above mentioned classes of security; or upon notes, or bonds, secured by mortgage lien upon unincumbered real estate worth at least double the amount loaned; the remainder of such deposits may be invested in notes, bills or other evidences of debt. the payment of which is secured by the deposit of collateral security consisting of personal property, of known marketable value, worth ten per cent more than the amount so loaned and interest for the time of the loan; or may be deposited in any national bank, trust company, or bank in cities in this or any other State approved by the Commissioner of the Banking Department as reserve cities; and a portion of said remainder, not exceeding the capital and

additional stockholders' liability, may be invested in negotiLimit of deposit able paper approved by the board of directors, but the deposits in any one bank.

in any one bank shall not exceed ten per cent of the total

deposits, capital and surplus of the depositing bank. Im Proceedings case the actual reserve shall fall below the fifteen per cent falls below fif above provided, the bank shall promptly, and in good faith, teen per cent.

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take measures to restore and maintain its lawful reserve, in default of which the Commissioner of the Banking Department shall require such restoration within thirty days after

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notice, and a failure to comply with such demand shall warrant proceedings to wind up the bank, as provided in section six of this act.

SEC. 28. A pass-book shall be issued to each depositor in Pass-bouk, the savings department, containing the rules and regulations vise et, eter adopted by the board of directors governing such deposits, in which book shall be entered each deposit made by, and each payment made to, such depositor, and no payment or check against any such savings account shall be made unless accompanied by and entered in the pass-book issued therefor, except for good cause and on assurances satisfactory to the officers of the bank. Nothing in this section shall prevent savings banks issuing time certificates of deposit or certificates of deposit specifically issued subject to the rules and regulations governing savings deposits.

SEC. 52. The total liabilities of any bank or any person Liabilities of or of any company, corporation or firm for money advanced, money, etc., including in the liabilities of the company or firm the limited. liabilities of the several members thereof, except special partners, shall at no time exceed one-tenth part of the amount of the capital and surplus of such bank; but the discount of bills of exchange drawn in good faith against actually existing values and the discount of commercial or business paper actually owned by the person negotiating the same shall not be considered as money borrowed: Provided, Proviso, however, That the foregoing limitations shall not apply to loans upon real estate or other collateral securities authorized by this act: Provided further, That by a two-thirds Further proviso vote of the directors the liabilities of any bank or any person or company or corporation or firm, may be increased to a sum not exceeding one-fifth of the capital and surplus of the bank.

This act is ordered to take immediate effect.
Approved February 26, 1891.

[ No. 11. ] AN ACT to amend section thirty-five of chapter ninety-five

of the revised statutes of one thousand eight hundred fortysix, being compiler's section five thousand six hundred twenty-nine of the compiled laws of one thousand eight hundred seventy-one, the same being section seven thousand one hundred eighty of Howell's Annotated Statutes, relative to attorneys, solicitors, and counselors. SECTION 1. The People of the State of Michigan enact, Section That section thirty-five of chapter ninety-five of the revised amended statutes of one thousand eight hundred forty-six, being section five thousand six hundred twenty-nine of the compiled laws of one thousand eight hundred seventy-one, the same

Effect of removal or suspension, etc.

being section seven thousand one hundred eighty of Howell's Annotated Statutes, be and the same is hereby amended so as to read as follows:

(87180.) SEC. 35. The removal or suspension of any attorney, solicitor or counselor by any court of competent jurisdiction, shall operate as a removal or suspension in every court of this State, and any person so removed or suspended, who shall, while such disability exists, hold himself out to the public or represent himself to any person as authorized to practice in any of the courts of this State, or who shall practice or attempt to practice, or appear as attorney, solicitor or counsel for any party other than himself in any of said courts, shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor, and upon conviction thereof shall be punished by a fine not to exceed one hundred dollars, or by imprisonment in the county jail not more than three months, or by both such fine and imprisonment, in the discretion of the court.

Approved March 12, 1891.

[ No. 12. ]

Section amended.

AN ACT to amend section three of act number two hundred

fifty-eight of the session laws of one thousand eight hundred forty-nine, entitled “An act to amend chapter ninety-four of the revised statutes in relation to criminal proceedings, the same being section five thousand five hundred fifty-five of the compiled laws of one thousand eight hundred seventyone, and section seven thousand one hundred twenty-three of Howell's Annotated Statutes. SECTION 1. The People of the State of Michigan enact, That section three of act number two hundred fifty-eight of the session laws of one thousand eight hundred forty-nine, entitled "An act to amend chapter ninety-four of the revised statutes in relation to criminal proceedings,” the same being section five thousand five hundred fifty-five of the compiled laws of one thousand eight hundred seventy-one and section seven thousand one hundred twenty-three of Howell's Annotated Statutes, be and the same is hereby amended so as to read as follows:

($7123.) SEC. 3. The writ of certiorari and affidavit shall be served upon the justice before whom such conviction was had, within ten days after said allowance, and the justice sball make a return to all the matters specified in such affidavit, and shall cause such writ, affidavit and return to be filed in the office of the county clerk of the county within ten days after the service of such writ.

This act is ordered to take immediate effect.
Approved March 12, 1891.

Service and return to certiorari,

[ No. 13. ]

amended.

trustees.

AN ACT to amend section three of act one hundred thirty

five of the session laws of one thousand eight hundred sixty-seven, entitled "An act for the incorporation of industrial and other charitable schools,” the same being section four thousand six hundred of Howell's Annotated Statutes of Michigan.

SECTION 1. The People of the State of Michigan enact, Section That section three of act number one hundred thirty-five of the session laws of one thousand eight hundred sixty-seven be and the same is hereby amended so as to read as follows:

Sec. 3. The affairs of such corporation shall be managed Number of by not less than five nor more than fifty trustees, to be chosen by the members thereof, and to hold office for one year, and until their successors be chosen; and the regular officers thereof except the treasurer and secretary, shall form a part of said trustees, and the treasurer and secretary shall be chosen from said trustees. The officers may be chosen How officers are by said trustees, or by the members of such corporation, as the articles shall prescribe. The by-laws of such corporation shall be adopted by such trustees, who may change them at their pleasure. A majority of the trustees shall be a quorum Majority of to transact business, and all of such trustees shall be citizens trustees a of the United States, and residents of the state of Michigan.

This act is ordered to take immediate effect.
Approved March 12, 1891.

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[ No. 14.]

assistant prosecuting

AN ACT to provide for the appointment of an assistant

prosecuting attorney for the county of Saginaw, and to prescribe his duties and powers.

SECTION 1. The People of the State of Michigan enact, Appolntment of That the prosecuting attorney of the county of Saginaw is hereby authorized and empowered to appoint an assistant attorney. prosecuting attorney for Saginaw county, which appointment shall be in writing and filed with the clerk of said county.

SEC. 2. Said assistant prosecuting attorney shall hold his term of office. office during the pleasure of the prosecuting attorney of said county.

SEC. 3. The salary of said assistant prosecuting attorney salary. shall be one thousand dollars per annum, to be paid monthly by the treasurer of said county out of the funds of said county.

SEC. 4. Said assistant prosecuting attorney may sign and Duties. verify informations, and shall perform all the duties required by law of the prosecuting attorney during the sickness, absence

or other disability of the prosecuting attorney. He shall also perform such other duties as may be required of him by the prosecuting attorney, and shall be subject to all the disqualifica

tions and disabilities of the prosecuting attorney in other Official oath. cases, and shall, before entering upon the duties of his office,

take and subscribe the oath of office prescribed by the constitution of this State, and file the same, together with

his acceptance, with the county clerk of said county. Official acts valid.

SEC. 5. All official acts of said assistant prosecuting attorney within the scope of the duties of the prosecuting attorney and the powers granted by this act, shall be prima facie

valid. Revocation of Sec. 6. In case of removal the prosecuting attorney of appointment to be filed. said county shall file with the clerk of said county a revoca

tion of such appointment.

This act is ordered to take immediate effect.
Approved March 12, 1891.

[ No. 15. ]

AN ACT to prevent the spread of dangerous communicable

diseases, by providing for the punishment of willful offenders.

entering public

Persons affected SECTION 1. The People of the State of Michigan enact, with commun That no person affected with small-pox, diphtheria or scarlet prohibited from fever, shall willfully enter a public place or a public conveyplaces, etc. ance, nor shall in any way willfully subject another person

to danger of contracting such disease; no person shall knowingly and willfully take, aid in taking, or cause to be taken, a child or other irresponsible person, while affected with any of the aforesaid diseases, into a public place or public conveyance, nor in any way knowingly and willfully subject another person to danger of contracting any one of the aforesaid diseases from such child or irresponsible person; no person shall knowingly and willfully subject another person to danger of contracting any of the aforesaid diseases from the body of a person deceased therefrom; no person shall in any way knowingly and willfully expose, aid in exposing, or cause to be exposed a child or other irresponsible person, to danger of contracting any one of the aforesaid diseases: Provided, That this section shall not apply to necessary transportation of patients suffering from such diseases in proper vehicles

provided for such purposes. Violation a Sec. 2. Whoever shall violate any of the provisions of

section one of this act shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor, and on conviction thereof, shall be punished by a fine of not less than twenty-five dollars, nor more than one hundred dollars, or by imprisonment in the county jail not less than twenty days, nor more than ninety days.

Approved March 27, 1891.

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misdemeanor, penalty.

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