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Senate Journal 1824 (30-318503-P020A.pdf)

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[1824] [January 12.] on the stream issuing from Parkers Pond, was taken from the files of the Senate, and committed to the Joint Standing Committee on Turnpikes, Bridges & Canals. Sent down for concurrence and came up concurred.

Adjourned

Afternoon [Pet: Elvis Ward] Petition of Elvis Ward for allowance out of the estate of Isaac Dow, was read and referred to the Joint Standing Committee on New Trials. Sent down for concurrence, came up concurred.

[order concerning Petitions] On motion of Mr. Usher, ordered that no petition of a private nature, be received by the Senate after the 26th of this month.

[Pet: Moses Lowell] Petition of Moses Lowell for relief, was read and referred to the Joint Standing Committee on the Application of sick and wounded Soldiers. Sent down for concurrence and came up concurred.

[Pet: Selectmen of Brooksville] Petition of Selectmen of Brooks for a new County of which Belfast shall be the shire town, was read and referred to the Joint Standing Committee on Incorporation of Towns. Sent down for concurrence, and came up concurred.

On motion of Mr. Wellington

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: 1824

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