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Senate Journal 1825 (30-318504-P031A.pdf)

54 [1825 January 13] lands in this Stat, holden by proprietors in common, with leave to report by Bill or otherwise; came up for concurrence, was read and concurred.

[Report on Petition] Mr. Stebbins from the Committee on Petition of Thomas Clark and others for an additional term of the C.C. Pleas and S.J. Courtsin the Oxford County, reported that the petitioners have leave to bring in a Bill: Read and accepted and sent down for concurrence.

[Resolves passed] Mr. Ripley from the Committee on Engrossed Bills, reports that they had examined a Resolve for purchasing Greenleaf's Reports, & Resolve for providing for the Appointment of Commissioners to confer with the Directors of the American Asylum and Commissioners of other States, respecting the education of the Deaf and Dumb; and found them to be truly copied and they were passed.

[Convention for choice of Treasurer] The two Houses of the Legislature then met in Convention for the purpose of electing a Treasurer of State for the current political year. The whole number of votes given was 148 and one Blank; Elias Thomas Esq. had 148 votes, and was declared elected. The two Houses then separated.

[Return of votes on the Court Question in York County] A Communication was received from the Secretary of State accompanied with the Returns of votes given in the several towns in the County of York, relative to the location of the Judicial Courts in said County; which were read and referred to Messrs. Dunlap, Campbell and

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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