|Series||Early American imprints -- no. 44257.|
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The State of Rhode Island General Assembly is the state legislature of the U.S. state of Rhode Island.A bicameral body, it is composed of the lower Rhode Island House of Representatives with 75 representatives, and the upper Rhode Island Senate with 38 senators. Members are elected in the general election immediately preceding the beginning of the term or in special elections called to fill President of the Senate: Dominick J. Ruggerio (D), . Author of State of Rhode-Island and Providence Plantations. In General Assembly, May second session, A.D. , State of Rhode-Island and Providence Plantations. In General Assembly, July session, , State of Rhode-Island and Providence Plantations. In General Assembly, March session, , State of Rhode-Island and Providence Plantations. In General Assembly, March . This banner text can have markup.. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. Full text of "At the General Assembly of the State of Rhode-Island and Providence " See other formats.
Taken by order of the General Assembly in the year , and by the General Assembly of the State ordered to be printed. Arranged by John R. Bartlett, Secretary of State, Providence: Knowles, Anthony & Co., state printers, Note: At the January Session of the General Assembly of the State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations. William Greene Jr. (Aug – Novem ) was the second governor of the state of Rhode Island, serving in this capacity for eight years, five of which were during the American Revolutionary a prominent Rhode Island family, his father, William Greene Sr., had served 11 terms as a colonial governor of Rhode great-grandfather, John Greene Jr. served for ten Parents: William Greene Sr. and Catharine Greene. A state of the United States is one of the 50 constituent entities that shares its sovereignty with the federal government. Americans are citizens of both the federal republic and of the state in which they reside, due to the shared sovereignty between each state and the federal government. Kentucky, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, and Virginia use the term commonwealth rather than state in their. In , however, the general officers’ terms, including the General Treasurer’s term of office, were increased from one to two years. In the decades between the s and s, Rhode Island state government underwent a series of significant reorganizations.
A resident of East Greenwich and a founder of the Kentish Guards, one of the earliest militia’s formed after the Gaspee incident, Varnum had risen to become a brigadier general in the Continental Army and a major general in the Rhode Island state militia. As a general in the Continental Army, he put forward the historic plan to construct a Author: Robert A. Geake. STATE OF RHODE ISLAND AND PROVIDENCE PLANTATIONS DEPARTMENT OF ADMINISTRATION Richard A. Licht, Director Office: () One Capitol Hill Fax: () Providence, RI Decem To the Citizens, Governor and Members of the General Assembly of the State of Rhode Island:File Size: 2MB. The organization of the Militia in colonial Rhode Island was established by law. Five county regiments and the number of companies in each town were specified. Annually the General Assembly approved the locally elected officers for the trained bands (companies of militia) at its session in May or the next session in June. Colonel William Richmond's Regiment of Rhode Island State Troops (November - January ) The Regiment was authorized on Octo in the Rhode Island State troops as Richmond's Regiment. Organized in November to consist of 8 companies. Adopted in November into the Continental Army and assigned to the Eastern Department.