The Laws of Texas, 1822-1897 Volume 1 Page: 229
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Laws and Decrees of Coahuila and Texas.
formed, to be renewed every year on the last of December, whether in
augmentation or diminution of the respective monthly amount, as the
agent shall judge proper.
ART. 3. 'lhe aforementioned contracts shall be written down in a
book, to be kept for that purpose, and signed by the persons interested,
and agent of the rents.
ART. 4. Contractors, against whom any abuse shall be proved, in permitting
or authorizing any effects to be introduced under their names
shall be treated as thieves, and the fine and other penalties prescribed,
as the case may be, by articles 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5, of law No. 7, shall be
inficted upon them as such.
ART. 5. 'The agents of the state rents shall be obligated to observe the
two preceding articles, under their most rigid responsibility, and penalty
of losing their office, should bribery, subornation, or any other partiality
they exercise to the injury of the concerns they manage, be proved
against them-and shall furthermore be subject to the penalties they
deserve according to the laws and circumstances.
ART. 6. The Executive shall cause the agent to proceed immediately
to collect the duties resulting from fruits, crops, flour
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Gammel, Hans Peter Mareus Neilsen. The Laws of Texas, 1822-1897 Volume 1, book, 1898; Austin, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth5872/m1/237/: accessed August 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; .