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Senate Journal 1824 (30-318503-P084B.pdf)



The Senate reconsider their vote by which they passed the Resolve to be engrossed, and concur with the House in the postponement.-


Resolve in form of Mark Frafton was read once and committed, and tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a 2d reading.-


Bill to incorporate York Lodge was read a 2d time and passed to be engrossed : sent down for concurrence : concurred Feb. 6th.-

[Bills enacted]

Mr. Witham from the committee in Engrossed Bills reported the following to be truly copied, viz.- Bill establishing the law of the road. Bill to incorporate Belfast Lodge. Bill to incorporate the town of Burnham. Bill to incorporate the town of Brownville, Bill to prevent the destruction of Salmon and Alewives in Denny's River and Penmaquan in the county of Washington, Bill to establish a school district comprising part of Corinna and Dexter, Bill to set off a part of the town of Canton and annex the same to the town of Jay, Bill to incorporate Washington Lodge, Bill to alter the time of holding the Courts of Common Pleas and Sessions in the County of Penobscot, Bill to establish a Ministerial fund in Parsonsfield, Bill to incorporate the Proprietors of Dover and Elliot Bridge, and they were severally passed to be enacted.- also

[Resolves passed]

Resolve in favor of George Watson, and Resolve on the petition of Samuel Hadlock and als. - and they were passed. -


Attest Charles B. Smith, Secretary.

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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