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Senate Journal 1824 (30-318503-P067B.pdf)

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[1824] Petitioners have leave to bring in a Bill. Read, accepted and sent down for concurrence. Came up concurred.

[Reports on Petitions] Mr. Usher from the same Comittee on the Petition of Jacob Ames & others, reported that the Petitioners cause an attested Copy of their Petition with this order thereon to be published in the Somerset Journal printed at Norridgewock 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.

Mr. Usher from the same Committee on the Petition of Jonathan Goodridge, reported that the Petitioner have leave to bring in a Bill. Read, accepted and sent down for concurrence. Came up concurred.

[Bill] Bill providing for the sale and disposal of Ministerial and School Lands, was taken up and after adopting several amendments, was recommitted for the purpose of taking it into a new draft.

[Report on Petition] Mr. Small from the Committee on the Petition of Thomas Haven and others, reported that they have leave to bring in a Bill. Read, accepted and sent down for concurrence. Came up concurred.

[Bill] Bill to incorporate the proprietors of Dover and Elliot Bridge, was read once and committed and tomorrow at 10 Oclock assigned for a second Reading.

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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