In force, Dec[December]. 28, 1835.
AN ACT to locate part of the State Road leading from Crow’s, in Morgan County, to Musick’s Bridge, in Sangamon County.
Sec.[Section] 1. Be it enacted by the people of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly, That James Gadsby, David Batterton and Charles Broadwell, be, and they are hereby appointed commissioners, to view, mark, and locate so much of the state road leading from Crow’s, in Morgan county, to Musick’s bridge, in Sangamon county, as lies between the head of Richland creek and the Sangamon river.
When and where to meet
To be sworn.
Sec. 2. The said commissioners, or a majority of them, shall meet at the house of Peter Cartwright, on the first Monday in March next, or as soon thereafter as practicable, and after being duly sworn, shall proceed to perform the duties required of them by this act, avoiding, as much as possible, the injury of private property.
Make a report.
Sec. 3. The said commissioners shall, as soon as convenient, cause to be filed with the clerk of the county commissioners’ court of Sangamon county, a report, and complete map of said road, which report and map shall be preserved, and shall form a part of the record of said court. Said road, when so established, shall be kept in repair, as other state roads are.
Sec. 4. The county commissioners’ court of Sangamon county, shall allow to said commissioners such compensation, as to them shall seem just and reasonable.
Approved, Dec. 28, 1835.
Printed Document, 2 page(s),
Laws of the State of Illinois, Passed by the Ninth General Assembly, at their Second Session (Vandalia, IL:
J. Y. Sawyer, 1836), 193-94, GA Session: 9-2,