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Senate Journal 1828 (30-318507-P044B.pdf)

73 Bill to incorporate the Trustees of a fund for the support of the ministry and schools in the town of Orland, " to incorporate the Trustees of the Charity fund of Mt. Moriah Royal Arch Chapter and Resolve in favor of Josiah Morrill " in favor of Timothy Hall Junr were severally read a second time and passed to be engrossed. Sent down for concurrence, [right margin] Bill to incorporate the Trustees of a fund for the support of ministry +c +c Bill to incorp Trust of Ministry fund of Mt Mo.R.A. Chapter Resolve in favor of J. Morrill Resolve in favor of T. Hall Jr

Report on order of January 14th, respecting the expediency of altering the third section of the Act respecting highways so that the selectmen and Assessors shall be notified previous to comp- laints, that Legislation is inexpedient came up referred to a special Committee to be joined, and the Senate adhere to their vote accepting said Report. Sent down. concurred [right margin] Report on order of Jan 14th that legisla- tion on that sub- ject is unnecessary

Order of the House of Representatives that the Senate be requested to take from their files and send down the petition of the President and Trustees of Bowdoin College was read and request granted. [rt margin] order from H.R. pet. of Pres + Trus of B. Col- lege taken from files of the Senate

On motion by Mr. Megquier Ordered that the Committee on the Judiciary be directed to inquire into the facts whether there are any cases in which Executors and Administrators ought to be by Law required to give bonds to the Judge of Probate where now they are not so required; also whether any further provisions are necessary additional to those already provided by Law for the appointment of Guardians, idlers and drunkards and whether any further provision ought to be made by Law respecting the condition of the bond required to be given by Guardians; and to inquire into the expediency of authorizing by Law Judges of Probate to appoint an Attorney adverse to Guardi- ans on the settlement of their accounts, and to inquire what further provisions are necessary to be made for the benefit of miners, and also to inquire into the expediency of repeal- ing so much of the Probate Law as requires the Judge of Probate [rt margin] Order expediency of Law requiring Executors + Administrators to give bonds in cer- tain cases - and on other subjects

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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