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Senate Journal 1828 (30-318507-P030B.pdf)

Saturday January 12th, 1828

On motion by Mr Miller the petition of John McLean and others was taken from the files and referred to the committee on Incorporation of towns. Read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence. concurred. [right margin] Petition of John McLean + als

On motion by Mr Cushman the petition of Inhabitants of Albion and On motion by Mr Herrick the petition of William Quint + others were taken from the files and referred to the comm- ittee on Parishes. Sent down for concurrence. [right margin] pet of Inhab of Albion " of Wm Quint + als

On motion by Mr Richardson a message was sent to the House of Representatives proposing a convention on Wednesday next at 11 o clock in the forenoon for the purpose of electing a Treasurer of State for the current political year. conc [right margin] message to the H. proposing a con. for the purpose of choosing Treas of State

Remonstrance of the Inhabitants of Bowdoin " of George Williams + others against the peti tion of Smith Baker and others and "of Reuben Freeman + others against petitions of Benjamin Morrill and John Hopkins were referred in con- currence to the committee on Incorporation of towns. [right margin] Pet Inh Bowdoin " Geo WIlliams + als "Reuben Freeman + als

Petition of Lemuel Cobb Jun and others for legal provisions to prevent foreigners from taking Lobsters near American shores was referred in concurrence to the committee on Interior Fisheries. [right margin] pet of Lemuel Cobb +als

Petition of Dummer Sewall Jun for a grant of land was referred in concurrence to the committee on State Lands. [right margin] Pet of Dummer Sewall + als

Order of the House of Representatives that the committee on the Militia and Military Affairs be directed to inquire into the expediency of so altering or amending the law as to provide that non-commissioned officers and privates may recover costs when suits [right margin] Order of the H.R. respecting costs in actions for military fines

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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