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Senate Journal 1824 (30-318503-P040A.pdf)

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[1824] [January 19] [Petitions referred] of the Cumberland and Oxford Canal Corporation for an additional law to prevent the sale of Tickits [Tickets?] not authorized by this State, committed in the House to Messrs. Morrill, Merrill & Reed, came up for concurrence, was read, and concurred, and Messrs. Dennett and McCobb were joined.

Petition of Asa Cummings of Albany to sell Ministerial lands, was taken from the files, and referred to the Committee on Parishes &c. Sent down for concurrence and read and concurred.

[Report on Petition] Mr. Small from the Committee on the Petition of Isaac Lane and others, reports that the Petitioners cause an attested Copy of their Petition with this order thereon, to be published in the Eastern Argus, printed at Portland, three weeks successively, the last publication to be sixty days at least, before the first Wednesday of the first Session of the next Legislature. Read, accepted, and sent down for concurrence. Came up concurred.

[Petitions referred] Petition of Caleb Emery and others, Committee of Elliot, for a Bridge across Piscataqua River, was read and referred to the Committee on Turnpikes &c. Sent down for concurrence & came up concurred.

Petition of Thomas Haven and others for a Bridge across Piscataqua River, was taken from the files, and referred to the Committee on Turnpikes &c. Sent down for concurrence. Came up concurred.

On motion of Mr. Wheeler ordered that a Message be sent to the House propos-

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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