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Senate Journal 1828 (30-318507-P019B.pdf)

Monday January 7th 1828

Petition of William Emerson and others for incorporation of the Proprietors of the Bangor Pier referred in the House to Messrs Carpenter, Bennoch and Lord came up for concur- rence and the Senate concurred and joined by Messrs Parsons and Grover [right margin] Pet of Wm Emer

[main body] A communication was received from Elias Thomas Treasurer of State transmitting his annual Report on the State of the Finances, and the same was read and with the accompanying Document referred to Messrs Cutler + Richardson with such as the House may join. Sent down for concurrence - concurred and Messrs Adams, Neal and Gilman were joined. [right margin] Communication from Treasurer of State, referred

[main body] Petition of Samuel Veasey and others " of Richard H. Bartlett + others for a canal on the westerly side of Penobscot River were read and referred to the Committee on Turnpikes, Bridges + Canals. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred [right margin] Pet of Saml Veasey +als " Richard Bartlett + als

[main body] Petition of John McLaughlin + others of Cornville to be annexed to Madison was read and referred to the Comm ittee on Incorporation of towns. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred. [right margin] Pet of John McLaugh lin + others


[main body] On motion by Mr Herrick, the petition of Smith Baker and others was taken from the files and committed to the Committee on Incorporation of towns. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred. [right margin] Pet of Smith Baker +als


[main body] Petition of Elijah H. Stackpole and others for an amendment of the militia law was referred in concurrence to the com mittee on Militia +c [right margin] Pet of E.H. Stackpole + others

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: 1828

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