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Senate Journal 1828 (30-318507-P039B.pdf)

Friday January 18th 1828

A communication was received from the Revd Ichabod Nichols, D.D. signifying his resignation of the office of of Chaplain of the Senate in consequence of his previous accept- -ance of the same office in the House of Representatives [right margin] Communication from Rev I Nichols resign- ing the office of Chap lain

Mr. Miller from the committee on Parishes +c on the petition of William Quint and others reported, Bill to set off a tract of land from Emden to Anson. Read once and to- morrow at 10 oclock assigned for a second reading. [right margin] Rept on pet of Wm Quint +als. Bill to set off a tract of land from Emden to Anson

On motion by Mr. Cushman the Senate assigned this day at 11.o clock for the purpose of balloting for the choice of Chap- lain. [right margin] Time assigned to choose Chaplain

Orders of the House of Representatives, that the committee on Interior Fisheries be instructed to inquire into the expedi- -ency of amending or repealing the existing Laws relating to the Herring Fisheries

[right margin] Order of House- expediency of amending Laws relating to fisheries

" that the committee on the Judiciary who have under consideration the subject of State Paupers be instructed to inquire into the expediency of repealing the Law imposing six Dollars on Retailers, Tavern keepers and Victuallers as the price of their licen- ces and report by Bill or otherwise. [right margin] expediency of repeal ing Law imposing li- cences of Retailers Innholders + victuallers

" That the committee on the Judiciary be instructed to in- -quire into the expediency of altering the Statute entitled An Act concerning Apprentices [right margin] expediency of altering Statute concerning Ap- prentices

" That the committee on the Judiciary be instructed to inquire into the expediency of altering or amending the ex- -isting Law in relation to the board of persons confined in prison for debt [right margin] expediency of altering Law in relation to board of persons in prison for debt

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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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