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Senate Journal 1826 (30-318505-P129A.pdf)


Legislature which was read a first time and tomorrow 10 oclock assigned for a second reading.

Resolve authorizing the Governor to appoint an Auditor to adjust the Accounts of the State Prison was read a second time and passed to be engrossed as amended. Sent down for concurrence.

Bill additional to the several Acts now in force to organize, governor and discipline the Militia came back from the House refused a concurrence in the reference and adhered to their former vote passing this Bill to be engrossed. Sent down,

Bill to prevent intemperance at elections came from the House was read a first time, tomorrow at 10 o'clock assigned for a second reading and in the mean time was committed to Messrs Wilson, Howard and Elden


Afternoon, The Engrossed Bill authorizing a Lottery for improving the navigation of Kennebec River was taken up and committed to Messrs Stebbins, Dunlap and Holland with instructions to report the same with amendments, if expedient, so as to embrace the various subjects of Lottery no before the Legislature.

Bill establishing the County of Waldo referred in the House to the next Legislature came up for concurrence and the Senate concurred,

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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