In the midst of these complications, Parliament, by a special act, abolished the charter of the African Company.
Hence they had to ask for a special act by which their freedom should be conceded.
Why can no person bring suit against the United States except by special act of Congress?
That which serves to qualify other acts cannot be itself a special act.
His huge territory and its regal privileges were taken from him by a special act.
Additions can be made in these States only by special act of Congress.
The last mentioned badge of honor is granted only to one who has twice distinguished himself by a special act of bravery.
Congress by a special act voted him a pension, before his death.
It does not concern the entire purpose of the soul; but it enlightens the eyes, respecting a special act.
A special act might be obtained from the Assembly of the Island.