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Senate Journal 1824 (30-318503-P147B.pdf)


To the Senate and House of Representatives:

I have this day received from the Governor of Georgia, a Copy of a Resolution recently adopted by the General Assembly of the State, proposing an amendment of the Constitution of the United States, which, in complyance[compliance] with the request therein contained, I lay before the two branches of the Legislature for their consideration. -

Council Chambers } Albion K. Parris February 2nd, 1824 }

To the Senate and House of Representatives:

In consequence of the inconveniences resulting from the great extent of the third Division of the Militia of this State, the Council have unanimously advised to the formation of a new Division, to be denominated the seventh Division. - An order has thereupon been issued for carrying this arrangement into effect. - I lay before the Legislature a copy of the proceedings, to the end that the office of Major General of said new Division may be filled agreeably to the provisions of the Constitution. -

Albion K. Parris Council Chamber } February 10, 1824 }


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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