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Senate Journal 1826 (30-318505-P119A.pdf)


Afternoon, Resolve authorizing the appointment of Commissioners of internal improvements came from the House referred to the Committee on the Judiciary for concurrence and the Senate concurred,

Bill granting a Lottery to encourage Steam Navigation in this State was taken up and read a second time and passed to be engrossed as a amended. Sent down for concurrence. Came up concurred

Resolve providing compensation for certain officers of the Legislature came back from the House amended and the Senate adhere to their former vote, Sent down for concurrence

Mr. Butman, from the Committee on Military Affairs, on the message of the Governor and a communication from the Adjutant General reported a Resolve making appropriation for the purchase of certain articles for the use of the militia, which was read a first time and tomorrow, at 10 oclock assigned for a second reading.

Bill to incorporate the Seven Mile Brook Dam Company; Bill authorizing a Lottery for the benefit of the Bridge at Sullivan Ferry as amended and Bill authorizing a Lottery for the benefit of Canton Point Bridge as amended, were severally read a second time and passed to be engrossed. Sent down for concurrence

Mr. Churchill from the Committee on Engrossed Bills

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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