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Senate Journal 1828 (30-318507-P043A.pdf)


[counsellor T. Pillsbuty accpt.] A communication form Timothy Pillsbury signifying his acceptance of the office of counsellor was received read and sent down

[convention proposed] on motion by mr baklam a message was sent to the House of Representatives proposing a convention for the purpose of qualifying timothy pillsbury counsellor elect concurred [convention to qualify timo. pillsbury counsellor] agreeably to assignment the two houses met in convention when Timothy pillsbury came in and took and subscribed the oaths required by the Constitution to qualify him to enter upon the discharge of his duties as counsellor the convention separated

In Senate

[message to Gov. & Council informing of T. Pillsubrys qual -] Mr Havanagh was charged with a message to the Governor and Council informing them of the qualification of Timo. Pillsbury

[pet of B Whitney & als] Petition of Benjamin Whitney and others that a certain piece of land maybe set off from north Yarmouth to Cumberland was referred in concurrence to the committee on parishes &c

[pet of A Mason] petition of aaron mason for authority to maintain a gate on a highway in bethel was referred in concurrence to the Committee on turnpikes bridges and canals

[" of Wm D. Williamson] Petition of William d Williamson for aid in publishing a history of the State of Maine was referred to the Committee on Literature &c in concurrence

[Rem of J F. Weymouth & others] Remonstrance of John F. Waymouth and others against the petition of Inhabitants of Palmyra was referred in concurrence to the Committee on Incorporation of Towns.

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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