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Senate Journal 1824 (30-318503-P062A.pdf)

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[1824] currence. [January 26] [Bill] Bill to establish a Ministerial fund in Chesterville was read a 2nd time and committed.

[Resolve] Resolve in favour of George Watson was read once and committed, and tomorrow at 9 Oclock assigned for 2nd Reading.

[Report on Petition] Mr. Usher from the Committee on the Petition of Inhabitants of Plantation No. 6, reported that the Petitioners have leave to bring in a Bill. Read, accepted and Sent down for concurrence.

[Bill] Bill to incorporate the town of Berlin was read twice and passed to be engrossed. Sent down for concurrence.

[Reports on Petitions] Mr. Usher from the Committee on the Petition of Smith Baker and others, reported that they have leave to withdraw their Petition. Read, accepted and Sent down for concurrence. Came up concurred.

Mr. Usher from the Committee on the Petition of the Westerly part of Frankfort, reported that the Petitioners have leave to withdraw their Petition. Read, accepted, & sent down for concurrence. Came up concurred.

[Memorial] Memorial of James J. Boyd was read and referred to Messrs. Anderson & McDonald with such as the House may join. Sent down for concurrence. Came up concurred, and Messrs. Russell, Spring & Mowry were joined.

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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