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Senate Journal 1820-21 (30-28907-P033A.pdf)


In Senate Sunday Morning June 6 1820.

Present John Chandler Esqr President George Ulmer Esqr Erastus Foote " Joshua Gage " John Moore " Barret [Barrett] Potter " Daniel Rose " James W. Ripley " Nath.l Green " Timothy Boutelle " Josiah W Seaver " William Moody Esqr Jon.a Page Wm. D. Williamson " Samuel Small " Jos. E. Foxcroft " Wm. Kendall " John McDonald " Andrew Witham " Jere.h O'Brien "

[Addition to the committee on seal & arms] An Order of the House appointing Messrs Johnson of Belfast & Reid of Waldoboro to the Committee on the part of the House, on the subject of the Seal & arms of the State, came up . Read & Mr Foote joined on the part of the Senate

[Mr. Rose qualified & took his seat] Mr. Potter informed the Senate that he had accompanied Mr. Rose before the President of the Convention & that he had taken & subscribed the oaths required by the constitution to qualify him to take a seat at this Board. Mr. Rose took his seat accordingly.

[Governor message] The Secretary of State pro tempore came in & laid on the table the following Message from the Governor viz.

To the Senate & house of Representatives,

The Secretary will lay before you a communication from the committee appointed by the late convention for the purpose of proving accommodations for the Legislature. Council Chamber, June 6, 1820. Sign.d William King

The foregoing message & the accompanying commu-

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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Language: English

Date: 1820-1821

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