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Senate Journal 1826 (30-318505-P131A.pdf)


in a new draft "Resolve relating to the allowance of the Massachusetts claims now pending before the Congress of the United States." and the same was read and passed to be engrossed as taken into this new draft, Sent down for concurrence.

Bill to incorporate the Kennebec Canal Company came up referred to the next Legislature and the Senate reconsidered their former vote and concurred with the House,

[Report on Returns of School Districts]

[Ordered to be printed]

Mr. Dunlap from the Committee on Literature and Literary Institutions to whom was referred the Returns of the Selectmen of the several towns and the Assessors of Plantations within this State made to the Office of the Secretary of State in obedience to "An Act in addition to An Act to provide for the education of Youth, reported an Abstract of said Returns. Read and accepted and the abstract ordered to be printed, with the exception of the probable population in 1825, in all the Newspapers which publish the Laws of the State Sent down for concurrence, Came up concurred,

Bill additional to "An Act providing for the appointment of Clerks of Courts in the several Counties and requiring them to render an account of all monies received," was read a second time & the further consideration thereof indefinitely postponed Sent down for concurrence. came up concurred,

Mr. Wilson from the Committee reported, "Bill to prevent intemperance at elections and the same was read a second time and passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the House,

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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