Digital Collections

Enrolled acts of the State Legislature

Identifier: 13036
Alternate Identifier: AMS ID Number: 5665
Repository: New York State Archives
Description: This series contains the original, signed and engrossed acts passed by the State Legislature beginning in the year 1778. Each engrossed and signed law contains the text of the bill, the signatures of the speaker of the Assembly and president of the Senate with dates of passage in each house, and the signature of the governor with date signed. On the reverse of the final page is an endorsement, giving the chapter number, a short title, and signature of the secretary of state with certification that the bill became a law on the specified date.