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Senate Journal 1824 (30-318503-P083B.pdf)



[Petitions referred]

Petition of Monroe to have a piece of land annexed to said town, committed in the House to the committee on towns, came up for concurrence, and was read and concurred.-

Petition of Salmon Gates and als. to have Bridge erected to connect Calais with St. Stephens, committed in the House to the Committee on Turnpikes &c. came up for concurrence, and was concurred.


Remonstrance of Thomas Wentworth and als. against the petition of the Inhabitants of Sebanon, committed in the House to the Committee on Parishes &c came up for concurrence, and was concurred.-


Bill to annex a part of Buxton to Standish, came up with amendments: and the Senate adopt a further amendment and new pass the Bill to be engrossed as amended : sent down for concurrence.-

Bill additional to the act for the inspection of Lumber &c. was read once and committed.-

Bill additional directing the method of laying out and making provision for the repair and amendment of highways, was read a 2d time and passed to be engrossed : sent down for concurrence. - concurred Feby 7th.-

Bill additional to an act to prohibit certain officers of courts from buying promising notes and other demands for the purpose of making a gain or profit in the collection thereof, was read once and committed, and tomorrow 10 oclock assigned for a 2d reading.-


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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