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Senate Journal 1824 (30-318503-P048B.pdf)


[Report on Petition]

Mr. Steel from the Committee on the Petition of Hermon Nye, reported a Resolve; Read accepted and sent down for concurrence. Came up concurred.


Resolve in favour of Herman Nye, was read once and committed, and tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for 2d Reading.

[Committee on the survey of Lumber]

Order of the House that Messrs Sheppard, Frost and Lombord be a committee with such as the Senate may join, to take into consideration whether any alterations or additions are necessary in an Act entitled An Act for the Admeasurement of Boards & regulating the tale of shingles, clapboard, hoops & staves and for other purposes, with leave to report by Bill or otherwise. Came up for concurrence, was read and concurred, and Messrs Campbell and Fairbanks were joined.


Bill to incorporate Ligonia Lodge, was read once and committed, and tomorrow at 10 o'clock assigned for a second Reading.

[Report on Petition]

Report of the Board of Visitors of the Gardiner Lycum [?] for aid, committed in the House to the Committee on so much of the Governor's Message as relates to Literature and Literary Institutions, came up for concurrence, was read and concurred.

[Bill recommitted]

Mr. Wheeler from the Committee on Bills in the second Reading, reported on the Bill to provide for the sale and disposition of Ministerial and School Lands, that it ought to be referred to a Select Committed, which was accepted and Messrs Dunlap, Campbell and Wellington were

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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