Senate Journal 1820-21 (30-28907-P025B.pdf)
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which was read & on motion of the Hon. Mr. Moody ordered to lie on the table.
Adjourned till afternoon
Met according to adjournment.
Ordered that the Secretary of the Senate cause to be printed for their use one hundred copies of the message this day Rec'd from the Governor.
[Chaplain chosen] Agreeably to assignment the Senate proceeded to the choice of chaplain when the votes being received sorted & counted it appeared that the whole number of votes given in was Seventeen.
Necessary to a choice 9 Revd E. Kellogg [?] 16 & was chosen
[Committee to wait on Mr. Kellogg] Ordered that that His Hon Messrs Foxcroft & McDonald be a committee to wait on the Revd gentleman and inform him of his election
[Message sent down] The Hon Mr Moody was charged with a message to the Hon. House to acquaint House that the Senate propose a convention of the two branches of the Legislature tomorrow at 12 o clock for the purpose of choosing a Treasurer & Secretary of State.
Adjourned till 9 o clock tomorrow
Description: The Journal of the Senate documents the proceedings in the chamber, including actions taken on bills, petitions and reports from committees read, and votes taken. The journals are not transcripts and therefore do not include floor speeches that are found in the modern Legislative Records.
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