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Senate Journal 1825 (30-318504-P085A.pdf)

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Senate February 7th, 1825.

[Left margin: Petitions referred]

Petition of Philip Page & als. for a grant of land,” committed in the House to the committee on State Lands, came up for concurrence: Read & concurred.

Petition of Philip Page & als. to be incorporated by the name of the Proprietors of the Passadumkeag Canal,” committed in the House to the committee on Turnpikes, Bridges and Canals, came up for concurrence: Read and concurred.

[Left margin: Committee on Malicious Trespasses]

Order of the House that the committee on New Trials be instructed to inquire into the expediency of making further provision by law for punishing malicious trespasses, with leave to report by Bill or otherwise,” came up for concurrence: Read and concurred.

[Left margin: Committee on Court of Sessions]

Order of the House that the committee, who have under consideration the subject of the Court of Sessions, be instructed to inquire into the expediency of amending or repealing an act in addition to an act to establish Courts of Sessions, passed 8th of February 1822, with leave to report by Bill,” or[?] came up for concurrence: Read and concurred.

[Left margin: Petition referred]

Petition of John Norton that Betsey Knight and Ephraim Fletcher may be authorized to give a deed of certain land,” was read and referred to the committee on New Trials; sent down for concurrence.

On motion of Mr. Parsons of L.

Ordered that Messrs. Parsons of L. and Stebbins, with such as the House may join, be a committee to consider what alteration are necessary in the laws

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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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