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Senate Journal 1825 (30-318504-P018B.pdf)

29 [1825] Senate Jany 10 1825 [parts of the Govr. Message referred] Order of the House that so much of the Governors Message as relates to the Militia, be referred to the Committee on the Militia and Military Affairs, came up for concurrence and was concurred.

Order of the House that so much of the Governors Message as relates to depredations made on the timber of the State, be referred to the Committee on State Lands, came up for concurrence, was read and concurred.

Order of the House that so much of the Governors Message as relates to our primary Schools and Colleges, be referred to the Committee on Literature and Library Institutions, came up for concurrence, was read and concurred.

[Message to the House] On motion of Mr. Stebbins, Ordered that a message be sent to the House informing that after this day the Senate will hold but one Session each day, commencing at 9 Oclock A.M.

[Petition referred] Petition of William Ferguson for a pension was read and referred to the Committee on Applications of sick and wounded soldiers sent down for concurrence and came up concurred.

[Committee on laws relating to the Court of Sessions] On motion of Mr. Ripley, Ordered that Messrs. Ripley and Parlin with such as the House may join, be a Committee to take into consideration what alterations, if any, are necessary in the existing Laws relating to the Courts of Sessions, with leave to report by Bill or otherwise

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: 1825

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