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Published Public Laws, Acts & Resolves, General Statutes, 1647-2015


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Act allowing slaves to enlist in the Continental Battalion, February 1778

2/25/20, 4:24 PM

Act creating the town of Barrington, June 16, 1770

4/17/20, 2:32 PM

Act creating the town of Hopkinton, March 19, 1757

4/20/20, 1:53 PM

Act creating the town of Kingstown, 1764

4/20/20, 1:21 PM

Act dividing Providence and incorporating the Town of Cranston, June 1754

4/20/20, 2:15 PM

Act dividing the town of Newport into two towns (creating the Town of Middletown), June 1743

4/20/20, 1:31 PM

Act establishing the Town of Westerly, May 1669

4/20/20, 12:52 PM

Act establishing the towns of Smithfield, Scituate, and Glocester, 1730

4/20/20, 1:00 PM

Act for the incorporation of Jamestown, 1678

4/20/20, 1:50 PM

Act incorporating the Society for abolishing Slavery, June 1790

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

Act incorporating the Town of Richmond, 1747

4/20/20, 1:03 PM

Act ordering printing of the Bill of Rights, 1789

5/13/19, 1:49 PM

Act repealing Part of the Act respecting the Manumission of Slaves, October 1785

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

Act that T. Johnson be delivered to his master, October 1803

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

Act to incorporate the town of Exeter, March 10, 1742

4/20/20, 2:07 PM

Act to incorporate the Town of Woonsocket, 1867

4/20/20, 12:31 PM

Act to provide for the Instruction of Children in Manufacturing Establishments, 1840

5/10/19, 3:09 PM

Acts related to the Manumission of Slaves, June 1767

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

An Act authorizing the Manumission of Negroes, Mulattoes and others, and for the gradual Abolition of Slavery, February 1784

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

An Act creating the Town of North Providence, 1765

4/20/20, 1:15 PM

An Act dividing the Town of Warwick into two towns (Creating West Warwick), 1913

4/17/20, 2:19 PM

An Act for Disposing of Money raised in this Colony for Importing Negro Slaves, June 1729

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

An Act for incorporating the Town of Coventry, August 1741

4/28/20, 4:34 PM

An Act for laying a Duty on Negro Slaves that shall be Imported into this Colony, February 1711

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

An Act for the more speedy tryal of such Negro and Indians as shall be found Purloining and Stealing, September 9, 1718

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

An Act in amendment of the "An Act relative to Slaves, and their Manumission and Support", March 5, 1804

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

An Act relating to the freeing of Molatto and Negro Slaves, February 1728

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

An Act to incorporate Johnston, 1759

4/20/20, 1:43 PM

An Act to incorporate the five towns of Bristol, Tiverton, Little Compton, Warren and Cumberland, 1746

4/17/20, 3:28 PM

An Act to prevent Persons keeping House within this Colony, from entertaining Indian, Negro, or Mulatto Servants or Slaves, 1750

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

An Act to prevent Slave-Trade and to encourage the Abolition of Slavery, October 1787

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

Cover of publication printed by the "Widow Franklin", 1744

1/22/19, 5:42 PM

General Treasurer to immediately discharge Notes to the Owners of Slaves who have enlisted, October 1778

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

Masters of enlisted apprenticed slaves to receive the interest, and the Owners the Principal, March 1778

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

No slave to be allowed to enlist in the Continental Battalion until next June 10th, May 1778

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

Ordered that Attorney General gather in money due colony for importation of negroes, June 1723

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

Petition respecting (abolition of) Slave Trade referred unto next Session, June 1787

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

Prohibition against interracial marriage, January 1798

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

Prohibition against interracial marriage, 1822

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

Repeal of the law prohibiting interracial marriage, March 1881

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

Resolved to consider the Petition of the Friends (Quakers) to abolish slavery, December 1783

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

Sheriff of King's County to take possession of slaves purchased by J. Rice, August 1779

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

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