Senate Journal 1827 (30-318506-P100A.pdf)
engrossed as amended. Sent down for concurrence.
[Left margin: 1827
Bill to apportion a State Tax of $50,000]
Bill to apportion and assess upon the Inhabitants of this State a tax of Fifty thousand Dollars was read once, 4 this afternoon assigned for a second reading and committed to Messrs. Parsons, Weston and Sweat.
[Left margin: Report. Roll of accts No. 8. & Resolve for the payment of accts. against the State.]
Mr. Elwell from the Committee reported Roll of Accounts against the State No. 8. and Resolve for the payment of Accounts against the State and the same were read a second time and passed to be engrossed. Sent down for concurrence.
[Left margin: Bill establishing the salaries of the Judge & Reg. of Probate in the County of Waldo.]
Bill establishing the salaries of the Judge and Register of Probate in the County of Waldo, came from the House with a proposition for a conference which the Senate refused, reconsidered their former vote and referred the Bill to the next Legislature. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred
[Left margin: Resolve providing for the establishment of town Libraries]
Resolve providing for the establishment of town Libraries was read once and tomorrow at 10 assigned for a second reading.
[Left margin: Resolve respecting Passamaquoddy Bank]
Resolve respecting Passamaquoddy Bank came up referred to the Committee on the Judiciary for concurrence and the Senate concurred.
[Left margin: Com. on Salaries to consider the expediency of repealing Act fixing compensation of Council Senate & House]
On motion by Mr. Stebbins, Ordered that the Committee on Salaries consider the expediency of repealing an Act fixing compensation of the Council, Senate and House of Representatives passed February 23rd 1824 and report thereon. Sent down for concurrence. Came up nonconcurred
[Left margin: Resolve fixing the place for the meeting of the next Legislature]
Resolve fixing the place for the meeting of the next Legislature of this State was taken up and the question, shall this Resolve now finally pass? Ordered to be taken by yeas and nays was decided in the affirmative as follows viz -
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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