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

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23 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 [Pet of Wm Emerson]


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. [Communication from Treasurer of State, referred]

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 [Pet of Saml Veasey &als " Richard Bartlett & als]

Petition of John McLaughlin & others of Cornville to be annexed to Madison was read and referred to the Committee on Incorporation of towns. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred. [Pet of John McLaughlin & others]


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. [Pet of Smith Baker &als]


Petition of Elijah H. Stackpole and others for an amendment of the militia law was referred in concurrence to the committee on Militia &c [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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