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Senate Journal 1826 (30-318505-P127B.pdf)


Yeas Messrs Scamman, Prime, Elden, Stebbins, Parsons, Southwick, Kimball, Pond, Holland, Howard, Wilson and Butman. 12

Nays Messrs Dunn, Dunlap, Churchill and Green 4

Resolve respecting grants of land for public purposes referred in the House to the Committee on the Judiciary came up for concurrence & the Senate concurred.

The Engrossed Bill granting a Lottery for the benefit of the Bridge at Sullivan Ferry was, on motion taken up and passed to be enacted

Mr. Churchill from the Committee on Engrossed Bills reported the following to be truly copied viz

Bill to incorporate the seven mile Brook Dam Company and Bill to incorporate the Thomaston Mechanic Association and the same were severally passed to be enacted

Mr. Scamman from the Committee Accounts reported "Resolve authorizing the Governor to appoint an Auditor to adjust the accounts of the State Prison" which was read a first time and tomorrow, 10 oclock assigned for a second reading -



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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: 1826

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