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Senate Journal 1828 (30-318507-P034A.pdf)

52 [left margin] Chs Hutchings Jr Counsellor elect qualified [main body] Agreeably to assignment the Two houses met in convention, when Charles Hutchings Jun counsellor elect appeared and before the President of the Senate, in presence of both Houses of the Legislature took and subscribed the oaths required by the Constitution to qualify him to enter upon the duties of his office. the convention then separated.

In Senate [left margin] Report Bill additional to an act estab ishing the C of Waldo [main body] Mr. Hathaway from the committee reported Bill addi- tional to an act to establishing the County of Waldo and the same was read a second time and passed to be engrossed in concurrence.

[left margin] Acceptance of A. Nichols as Secy of State [main body] A communication was received from Amos Nichols Esq signifying his acceptance of the office of Secretary of State

[left margin] Order altering the Law respecting Manuf acturing Companies [main body] On motion by Mr. Emery, Ordered that the committee on the Judiciary inquire whether any, and what alterations are expedient in the act and additional acts defining the general powers and duties of Manufacturing Companies with liberty to report by bill or otherwise. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

[left margin] Report - Resolve providing public buildings for use of the State [main body] Mr. Dennett from the committee on that part of the Gov- ernor's speech relating to the subject reported Resolve for providing public buildings for the use of the State and the same was read once. Friday next 10A.M. assigned for a sec- ond reading and 300 copies with the accompanying Report and Deed therein referred to ordered to be printed for the use of the Legislature.

[left margin] Order - expd of establishing by Law a salary for the several sher iffs [main body] Order of the House of Representatives that the Committee on the Judiciary be directed to inquire into the expediency of establish- -ing by Law a salary for the several Sheriffs in this State or in- creasing the amount of fees now received by Deputy Sheriffs and requiring the several sheriffs to render under oath annually a just and true account of fees by them received or such other (provisions

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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