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ACTS AND LAWS,
PASSED BY THE GENERAL COURT OF MASSACHUSETTS, AT THE SESSION BEGUN AND HELD AT BOSTON, IN THE COUNTY OF SUFFOLK, ON WEDNESDAY, THE THIRTIETH DAY OF MAY, ANNO DOMINI, 1804.
1804.- Chapter 1.
[May Session, ch. 1.]
AN ACT, IN ADDITION TO AN ACT, ENTITLED, "AN ACT TO INCORPORATE HUGH MCLELLAN & OTHERS, INTO A COMPANY BY THE NAME OF MAINE FIRE AND MARINE INSURANCE COMPANY."
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives, in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same, That the Maine Fire and Marine Insurance Company in Portland be, and they are hereby authorized to invest Thirty thousand Dollars of their Capital Stock in Real Estate, any thing in the Act to which this is an addition to the Contrary notwithstanding.
Approved June 14, 1804.
[May Session, ch. 2.]
AN ACT TO CHANGE THE NAME OF THE TOWN OF FALL RIVER IN THE COUNTY OF BRISTOL.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives, in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same, That from and after the passing of this Act, the name of the said town of Fall River shall cease, and the said Town shall hereafter be called and known by the name of Troy-any law to the contrary notwithstanding: And nothing in this Act contained shall be construed to impair any rights of the said corporation; but the inhabitants of said town shall have, enjoy, and exercise all the powers, privileges and immunities as a corporation by the name of Troy, in as full and ample a manner as though the name of the said Town had not been changed. Approved June 18, 1804.