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Take away from the Governor his power to prorogue and dissolve, leave him the veto, and there will soon be collision.
The gentleman would take away from the Territorial Governors the power to prorogue and dissolve the Assemblies.
Retain the qualified veto, and take away the power to prorogue and dissolve, and what will be the consequence?
If the assemblies took notice of it, they were to prorogue or dissolve them.
I was so fortunate as to arrive just in time to see Lord Harcourt, with the usual ceremonies, prorogue the Parliament.
A TOUR IN IRELANDARTHUR YOUNG
The Emperor may prorogue, adjourn, or dissolve, the chamber of representatives.
I now free you from further attendance, and prorogue you till the Session of next year.
We prorogue on Friday, and have finished all our business to-day, which is a great load off my shoulders.
The sovereign had never dared to prorogue them against their will, they argued.
THE SCOTTISH PARLIAMENTROBERT S. (ROBERT SANGSTER) RAIT
This view of q bears upon the theory of words like prorogue, &c.
THE ENGLISH LANGUAGEROBERT GORDON LATHAM

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