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Senate Journal 1828 (30-318507-P063A.pdf)

110 tomorrow 10 oclock assigned for a second reading

[left] Bill - Enginemen Mr. Williams from the Committee on the Judiciary on the petition of Jonathan Hyde and others and on order of January 19th, reported Bill authorizing the Selectmen of Portland + Bath to appoint an additional number of Enginemen and the same was read once and tomorrow 10 oclock assigned for a second reading.

[left] Bill - Ship Carpenters lien on vessels " on order of January 8th reported Bill giving to Ship Carpenters and others a lien on Vessels and the same was read once and tomorrow 10 oclock assigned for a second reading.

[left] Bill - Judicial Courts " on an order of January 23rd Bill additional to an Act defining the general powers and duties of the Judicial Courts in granting reviews and for other purposes and the same was read once and tomorrow 10 oclock assigned for a second reading.

[left] Bill - repair of highways " on an order of January 23rd Bill supplementary to an Act directing the method of laying out and making provision for the repair and amendment of highways and the same was read once and Tuesday 10 oclock assigned for a second reading.

[left] Leave to withdraw pet. of A. Knight + als of N. Spooner + als " leave to withdraw on the petition of Amos Knight + others and of Nathaniel Spooner + others Read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred. and [left] Report on order of Jany 7 to Legislation inex. Rept on order of Jany 11th Leg. inexpedient Report on order of Jany 16 Leg inexpedient " on order of January 7th respecting allowance of personal property to widows who have waived the provisions in wills of their deceased husbands -concurred -, on order of January 11th, respecting the expediency of extending the provisions of the second section of the Act passed February 12 1827, to owners of Logs +c in Androscoggin River - concurred, on order of January 16th, respecting the amendment of the criminal Law so that imprisonment for life may be substituted for punishment by death concurred, on order of Januray 18th, respecting alteration of the

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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