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Section five amnended.

county of Jefferson is hereby authorized to issue new bends in exchange for bonds heretofore issued by said town to aid in the construction of the Wisconsin central railroad and the Chicago, St. Paul and Fond du Lac railroad, now outstanding and unpaid, and also for the interest thereon, and all other indebtedness of said town growing out of said bonds and coupons attached thereto, and all judgments obtained thereon, and also to issue and sell new bonds to raise money to

pay

the same, or the sums agreed to be paid thereon upon such terms as may be agreed upon between said town and its creditors, whose claims grew out of the issue of said bonds and coupons in the manner in this act provided ; which new bonds may be made payable at such place and at such time, not exceeding twenty vears from their date as may be agreed upon with said creditors severally; and they shall be payable to bearer and be transferable by delivery with coupons attached for interest, payable annually at a rate not exceeding ten per cent. per annum.

SECTION 2. Section five of chapter 182 of the private and local laws of 1867 is hereby amended so as to read as follows: Section 5. And it shall be the duty of the chairman of the board of supervisors and town clerk of said town to execute and deliver to the said commissioners for that purpose such new bonds according to the amount agreed upon between such commissioners and creditors from time to time, which bonds shall be for the sum of not less than fifty dollars each, and shall be signed by said chairman and clerk, and said commissioners or a majority thereof shall en. dorse thereon a certificate that such bonds, severally were issued according to the provisions of this act, and such certificate shall be conclusive evidence that the same have been duly issued under the provisions of this act, and that said town is irrevocably and firmly bound to pay the same.

Said bonds shall be in such form and payable principal and interest at such time and place as shall be agreed upon between said com. missioners and creditors, severally, but the interest thereon shall not exceed ten per cent. per annum; and said chairman and clerk may also issue like bonds and of like validity and effect, and deliver the same to said commissioners, who may endorse the same as a foresaid, and then sell the same for money at not less than par,

and use the proceeds thereof to pay such creditors, or any of them, an amount agreed to be paid to them in money; and all interest coupons attached to said new bonds shall when past due be receivable at par by the town treasurer of said town for any town taxes due said town, and a tender of any such coupons for any such taxes to said treasurer shall be as effectual to ex. tirguish such taxes as if the amount thereof had been tendered in gold.

Approved January 22, 1868.

CHAPTER 6.

[Published January 24, 1868. ]

AN ACT to legalize jury lists selected and made out by the county

board of supervisors of Grant county.

The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate

and assembly, do enact as follows:

SECTION 1. The jury lists selected and made up Jury list legalby the county board of supervisors for the county of ized. Grant, at the January session thereof, commencing on the first Monday of January, 1868, are hereby legalized and made the legal and lawful jury lists for said county, the same as if the said jury lists had been made up in all respects according to the provisions of chapter 112 of tbe general laws of 1866.

SECTION 2. This act shall be in force from and after its passage and publication.

Approved January 22, 1868.

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CHAPTER 7

[Published Jamuary 24, 1868.

AN ACT to legalize the jury list in the county of Dodge for the

year 1868.

The people of the stute of Wisconsin, represented in senate

and assembly, do enact as follows:

Jury list legal

SECTION 1. The jury list selected and made from ized.

the poll lists of the last general election in the respective towns, villages and wards of the county of Dodge, by the board of supervisors of said county at its annual session in November, 1867, is hereby declared legal, and shall constitute a good and sufficient jury list for the said county of Dodge for the year 1868; and the clerk of the circuit court of said county is hereby authorized and directed to draw from said list, the grand and petit jurors for the regular terms of said circuit court for the year 1868, in accordance with the law existing for the drawing of juries in this state.

SECTION 2. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage and publication, .

Approved January 22, 1868.

CHAPTER 8.

[Published February 10, 1868.]

AN ACT to enable the clerk of the board of supervisors of Pierce

county to perfect bis record.

The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate

and assembly, do enact as follows :

Clerk may per

SECTION 1. The clerk of the board of supervisors fect record.

of the county of Pierce and state of Wisconsin, is hereby authorized and empowered to complete and perfect his record of the proceedings of said board as a board of equalizers which met on the eighth day of July, 1867, and said record when so completed and perfected

shall have all the force and effect in all the courts of this state, both of law and equity as it would have had had it been made and completed on the day and at the time when said board of equalizers met.

SECTION 2. This act shall take cffect and be in force from and after its passage and publication.

Approved January 22, 1868.

CHAPTER 9.

[Published March 16, 1868.]

AN ACT to extend the time for the collection of the special tax

assessed in the year 1867, in the town of Jefferson, under chapter 381, of the private and local laws of 1867, entitled “an act to anborize the town of Jefferson to raise by tax a certain sum of money for educational purposes, and also to legalize the tax roll made and assessed under said act, and now in the hands of the treasurer of said town."

The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate

and assembly, do enact as follows:

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SECTION 1. The tiine for the collection and return Time extended, of the special tax, assessed under chapter 381 of the private and local laws of 1867, in the town of Jefferson, in the county of Jefferson, which tax, by the order of the board of supervisors of said town, was assessed on said town when the state, county and town taxes were assessed for the year 1867, and under and pursuant to chapter 381, aforesaid, is hereby extended until the Ist day of April, 1868, and the special tax roll and tax warrant now in the hands of the town treasurer, shall be in full force until the said first day of April, 1868, for all parposes of levying distress and sale, and return. ing of said special tax. SECTION 2 The special tax roll and warrant there. Special tax roll

declared legal. unto annexed, mentioned in section one of this act as made out when placed in the hands of the treasurer of said town, is hereby declared legal and valid for all parposes for which any tax at any time could have been assessed and collected by or under chapter 381 of the private and local laws of 1867, and the treasurer of

Taxes to be lien from time of delivery of tax roll.

said town is hereby authorized and directed such special tax as is now assessed in the s roll, and now in his hands for collection in manner that other taxes are collected by law

SECTION 3. From the time of the deliv special tax roll and warrant herein before me the treasurer of the said town of Jefferson, tl levied on the real estate described in said s roll shall become and be a lien thereon until shall be paid and satisfied, together with all charges which may accrue thereon by reaso payment, as provided by law, and in case o payment or refusal to pay any of the tax such special tax roll, real or personal, the tr said town shall proceed to collect the same and sale of the goods and chattels of such neglect or refuse, in the same manner and proceedings as now provided by law in the of any state, county or town tax, assessed ac

law. Town treasurer SECTION 4. The town treasurer of the to to make return.

ferson shall on the first day of April, 18€ return of the said special tax roll to the sur said town, annexing thereto a statement the same as is now required by law in case eral taxes, of all taxes that shall remain un time, giving the names of the persons and a of the property against which such unpaid t ed on said special tax roll; and the supervi town are hereby authorized to place upon t nual tax roll of said town, any delinquent ta to them in accordance with the provisions of charging the several amounts to the proper descriptions of property, as shown by the urer's return in a separate column, upon th next annual tax roll; and the same thereaf all things be subject to the same proceed turn as other taxes in said annual roll: provi that in case the said town treasurer shall ni fuse to comply with the requirements of 1 the aforesaid chapter 381, he is hereby mad the same penalty and fine as now provided for neglect of duty in other cases.

SECTION 5. This act sball be in force frc

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