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Senate Journal 1824 (30-318503-P039A.pdf)


[1824] [January 17] Petition of Alonzo King for allowance for attending a Court Martial, committed in the House to the Committee on Accounts, came up for concurrence, was read and concurred.

[Petitions referred] Petition of John Lowell for authority to convey certain lands; Petition of William Frye and others for an additional term of the C. C. Pleas and S. J. Court of Oxford County, and [Petitions referred] Petition of Lemuel Shaw, Administrator on the Estate of Martha Cockran and others for a license to sell certain lands of his wards, committed in the House to the Committee on New Trials, came up for concurrence, were read and concurred.

[Report on Petition] Mr. Wheeler from the Committee on the Petition of Thomas Stevens, reports that the Petitioner cause an attested Copy of his Petition with this order thereon, to be published in the Salem Gazette printed at Salem, in the County of Essex, Massachusetts, twice successively, the last publication to be seven days at least, before the first Wednesday of February next. Read, accepted and sent down for concurrence. Came up concurred.

[Bills passed to be engrossed] Bill to repeal the 2nd Section of An Act entitled "An Act to restrain unincorporated Banking associations and for other purposes; passed to be engrossed and sent down for concurrence, & came up concurred.

Bill further regulating the proceedings upon Warrants issued by Justices of the Peace, passed to be engrossed. Sent down for concurrence, came up concurred. Adjourned

Attest - C. B. Smith Sec'y

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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