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Senate Journal 1826 (30-318505-P087B.pdf)

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- confirmation of the doings of Justices of the Peace who were commissioned &c, as Deputy Sheriffs or Coroners - further powers to Plantations - Damage sustained by the location of Highways - making County Roads, at the expense of the County reported that Legislation on each of said propositions is unnecessary. Read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence. Came up concurred.

Bill to incorporate the Portland Nautical Society was read a first time and Wednesday next 10 oclock assigned for a second reading

Resolve in favor of the Society for the relief of the Penobscot Indians and Bill authorizing a Lottery for improving the Navigation of Kennebec River were severally read a first time and tomorrow, 10 oclock assigned for a second reading.

Mr. Churchill from the Committee on Engrossed Bills reported the following to be truly copied viz - Bill for the Relief of school Districts in Norridgewock and Mercer and the same passed to be enacted

Mr Williams from the Committee reported the "Bill to incorporate the Kennebunk Manufacturing Company with amendments, which was read and passed to be engrossed as amended, Sent down for concurrence.

Resolve providing for the settlement of the boundary line between Scarborough and Buxton, came back non concurred, and the Senate adhere to their former vote passing the same to be engrossed. Sent down.

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: 1826

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