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Senate Journal 1826 (30-318505-P093B.pdf)

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certain Lands were severally read and, in concurrence with the House referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

Petition of John Morrison of Sanford for a Deed of certain lands, was read and, in concurrence with the House referred to the Committee on State Lands.

Mr Churchill from the Committee on the Governors message relating to internal improvement, on the petition of Seward Porter, reported leave for a Bill, Read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence. Came up concurred.

Mr. Parsons from the Committee on Interior Fisheries, on order instructing them to inquire into the expediency if repealing or amending the laws now in force respecting the Herring Fishery, reported "Bill which was read a first time and tomorrow 10 oclock assigned for a second reading.

Bill ceding to the United States the jurisdiction of a part of Stage Island and Mistake Island, and Bill concerning Streets and Ways in Portland were severally read a second time and passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the House.

Resolve in favor of Bowdoin College and Resolve respecting the survey of the Indian townships, were severally read a second time and passed to be engrossed. Sent down for concurrence

Mr. Prime from the Committee on Turnpikes, Bridge and Canals, on the petition of Joshua Mitchell and others, reported leave for a Bill. Read 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: 1826

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