Senate Journal 1824 (30-318503-P073B.pdf)
Petition of Ebenzer C. Falker & als. to sell Ministerial lands, committed in the House to the Committee on Parishes &c. came up for concurrence, and was read and concurred.
Petition of the Selectmen of Westbrook, for a toll on Staples' Point Bridge, committed in the House to the Committee on Turnpikes &c. Came up cor concurrence, and was read and concurred. -
Petition of Jonathan Powers to be annexed to Warsaw, committed in the House to the Committee on Towns, came up for concurrence, and was read and concurred.
Petition of the Selectmen of New Castle, that a certain fine imposed on said town may be remitted, and Petition of Oliver Johnson of Gorham for leave to sell certain real estate, committed in the House to the Committee on New Trials, came up for concurrence, and were read and concurred. -
[Reports on Petition]
Mr. Witham from the committee, on the petition of Charles Whitman and als. reported that the petitioners cause an attested copy of their petition with this order thereon to be printed in the Eastern Argus, printed in 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, -
Mr. Witham from the committee, on petition of proprietors of Mill Dams in Union, reported that they have leave to bring in a Bill : Read, accepted and sent down for concurrence : concurred. -
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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