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Senate Journal 1825 (30-318504-P022A.pdf)

36 [1825 January 10] [Petitions referred] On motion of Mr. Dunlap, Ordered that the Petition of John Gray Jr. and others, be taken from the files and laid on the table; which was referred to the Committee on Incorporation of Towns. Sent down for concurrence and came up concurred.

Petition of Jonathan Nelson of Palermo for relief in consequence of a wound received by him at a Military training, was read and referred to the Committee on Appliation from sick and wounded soldiers. Sent down for concurrence and came up concurred.

[Communication from Counsellor] A communication was received from Elias Stowell Esq. a Councillor elect, signifying his acceptance of that trust and readiness to be qualified. Read and sent down.

[Petitions referred] The following Petitions referred in the House to the Committee on the Militia and Military Affairs, came up for concurrence, viz: Petition of Col. Charles Morse and others for a revision of the Militia Laws. Petition of Leonard Blanchard & others for a revision of the Militia Laws. Petition of Ezra Treat & others for a revision of the Militia Laws. Petition of Officers 2d Reg. 1 Brig. 7th Div. for a revision of the Militia Laws. Petition of Officers 1 Reg. 2 Brig 2 Div. for a revision of the Militia Laws. and they were severally read and concurred.

Petition of the Selectmen of Cherryfield to have their doings made valid, committed in the House to the Committee on Towns & came up for concurrence, was read,

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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