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Senate Journal 1826 (30-318505-P133A.pdf)

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Friday March 3rd 1826

The Board came to order pursuant to adjournment,

Bill imposing a duty on sales of Lottery tickets referred in the House to the Committee on the Judiciary came up for concurrence and the Senate concurred.

Petition of Levi Stowell and others for incorporation of Oxford Lodge was read and in concurrence with the House referred to the Committee on Parishes &c.

Bill to establish the Portland Athenueum came up amended and the Senate reconsidered their former vote, adopted the amendment proposed and passed the Bill to be engrossed as amended in concurrence with the House,

Bill to establish a Registry of Deeds for the County of Lincoln came up amended and the Senate reconsidered their former vote, adopted the amendment proposed and passed the Bill to be engrossed as amended in concurrence with the House.

Bill additional to An Act concerning the collection and assessment of taxes, caem up, was read a first time, tomorrow, at 10 oclock, assigned for a second reading and in the mean time was committed to Messrs Scamman, Kimball and Parsons.

Bill making further provision for legal process came up. The House having refused to reconsider their vote passing the original Bill to be engrossed, and now the

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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