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Senate Journal 1828 (30-318507-P049A.pdf)

82 Wednesday January 23rd 1828

[left margin] Order of H. R. Sheriffs Fees

Order of the House of Representatives that the committee who have under consideration the subject relating to Sheriffs be instructed to report a bill providing a reduction of fif- -teen per cent on collection fees. to prohibit the Sheriffs from taking from their Deputies any sum exceeding ten per cent on all collection fees - to fix the daily allowance of the Sheriffs while attending Courts at Three Dollars per day

- and also to make such general provisions as shall be necess-

ary to make the system conformable to this order - was read and non concurred

[left margin] Order of H.R. Attachment

"That Messrs Shaw, White and Goodwin with such as the Senate may join be a Committee to inquire into the expediency of repealing the Act passed March 7th 1826 exempting certain goods and chattels from attachment and execution, came up for concurrence - non concurred and referred the committee on the Judiciary. Sent down for concurrence. concurred

[left margin] Order of H.R. Law relating to Highways

That the Committee on the Judiciary be instructed to inquire into the expediency of so amending the Law in rela- tion to highways as to limit the time for claiming damages for land taken for any public street or highway laid out by authority of the town was read and passed in concurrence.

[left margin] Resolve - Township No 6 R. 9 Penobscot Resolve in favor of the North half of township No. 6, 9th Range in Penobscot County was read once, Friday 10 oclock assigned for a second reading and comd to Messrs Hathaway, Cushman and Weston

[left margin] Bill

Bill in addition to an act for the regulation of Innholders Retailers

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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