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Senate Journal 1828 (30-318507-P022A.pdf)

28 [left margin] Order directing Com. on Jud. to inquire into the expediency of passing a Law giv- workmen a lein on vessels [main body] Orders of the the House of Representatives that the committee on the Judiciary take into consideration the expediency of passing a Law giving to ship carpenters, Blacksmiths and others furnish- ing materials and doing labor on ships and vessels for the payment of their claims, and that said committee have leave to report by Bill or otherwise.

[left margin] directing the Com on Jud to inquire res- pecting Laws relating to costs in Trustee process [main body] " That the committee on the Judiciary be directed to inquire into the expediency of altering the Law regulating costs in trust- ee process with leave to report by bill or otherwise,

[left margin] Directing Commit on the Judiciary to inquire into the

expediency of altering the laws relating to cost in civil actions [main body] "That the committee on the Judiciary be directed to inquire whether any alterations are necessary in the tax regulating costs in civil actions.

[left margin] Instructing the Com on Jud. to inquire into the expediency of altering the Laws regulating town schools [main body] " That the committee on the Judiciary be instructed to inquire into the expediency of altering or amending the existing law regulating town schools and the erection and repair of school houses and

[left margin] Instructing the Com on the Jud to inquire into the expediency making a law that the Selectmen of Towns be required to set up stones at corners of the highway [main body] "That the committee on the Judiciary be instructed to in- quire into the expediency of providing by law that the Select- men of any town shall be required to procure and set up stones of a suitable length at every offset or angle in said Highway were severally read and passed in concurrence.

[left margin] Pet of Wm Philbrook + others [main body] Petition of William Philbrook and others of Plantation No 5 for incorporation into a town; [left margin] Pet Selectmen of Jef- ferson [main body] " of Selectmen of Jefferson that the Eastern line of said town my be established, [left margin] Pet of Rich Newell + others [main body] " of Richard Newell and others that that part of Foxcroft may be annexed to No 7. 7th Range, [left margin] Pet of Selectmen of Jefferson + Washington [main body] " of Selectmen of Jefferson and Washington that the line between said towns may be established, [left margin] Pet of Josh Young + als [main body] " of Joshua Young and others to be set off from Starks to Mercer Petition

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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