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Senate Journal 1825 (30-318504-P046B.pdf)

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message be sent to the House proposing a Convention of the two Houses forthwith for the purpose of qualifying Daniel Wilkins Esqr. a Councillor [Counsellor] elect for the current year

[Left margin: Messages]

A message was then received from House concurring in the foregoing proposition

[Left margin: Convention]

The two Houses then met in Convention, when Daniel Wilkins Esqr. a Councillor [Counsellor] elect, came in and took and subscribed the oaths required by the Constitution to qualify him to enter on[?] the discharge of the duties of his office, in presence of the two Branches of the Legislature. The two Houses then separated.

[Left margin: Message]

Mr. Holland was charged with a message to the Governor infomring him that Daniel Wilkins Esqr. had been duly qualified as a Councillor [Counsellor] the current year.

[Left margin: Returns of the Banks]

The Secretary of State laid before the Senate the Returns of the several Banks in this State, which had been made to his Office agreeably to law when On motion Ordered that 300 copies of the abstract of said Returns be printed for the use of the Legislature: Sent down for concurrence and came up concurred.

[Left margin: Treasurers Bond]

The Treasurer submitted his Bond for the examination and approval of the Legislature: Referred to Messr Dunlap and Lord with such as the House may join; sent down for concurrence, came up concurred and Messr Town, Lombard and Stephenson were joined.

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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