Senate Journal 1824 (30-318503-P084A.pdf)
[1824 February 3.]
Bill to limit the tenure of certain offices was taken up and assigned for tomorrow at 11 oclock.
[Reports on Petition]
Mr. Usher from the committee, on petition of Dudley Fogg and als. reported that the same be referred to the next Legislature : Read, accepted and sent down for concurrence : concurred.-
Mr. Usher from the Committee, on petition of Enoch Page and als. 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 ; concurred.-
Mr Small from the committee, on petition of John Glidden Junr. reported that he have leave to bring in a Resolve : Read, accepted and sent down for concurrence : concurred.
Bill directing the proceedings against forcible entry and detainer, Bill additional to the act for the inspection of Lumber &c. and Bill respecting the fisheries in St. George's River, were severally read a 2d time and passed to be engrossed : sent down for concurrence. -
Message from the House by Mr. Child, their Clerk.- "Mr. President the House have noted to postpone indefinitely the engrossed Resolve for purchasing copies of Debates of the Maine Convention, and they request the concurrence of the Senate."-
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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