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Senate Journal 1828 (30-318507-P067B.pdf)

Friday February 1st, 1828

Bill to incorporate the Bangor Mechanic Association was read once and tomorrow 10 oclock assigned for a second reading. [right] Bill - Bangor Mech association

On motion by Mr. Kavanagh, Ordered that the Committee on the Judiciary be instructed to inquire what alterations, if any, it would be expedient to make in an Act entitled an Act to enable the Proprietors of Social, Military and Law Libraries to manage the same with leave to report by bill or otherwise. Sent down for concurrence. cond. [right] Order - Military + Law Libraries

Mr. Grover from the Committee on Applications from sick and wounded Soldiers on his petition reported Resolve in favor of Nathaniel L. Ingersoll and the same was read once and tomorrow 10 oclock assigned for a second reading. [right] pet. of N.L. Ingersoll Resolve - N.L. Ingersoll

Mr. Balkam from the Select Committee on order of January 28th, reported Bill additional to an Act entitled an "Act additional to secure to owners their property in "Logs, masts, spars or other timber in certain cases" and the same was read once, Monday 11 o clock in the forenoon assigned a second reading and committed to Messrs. Hathaway, Cutler and Balkam and 200 copies were ordered to be printed for the use of the Senate. [right] Bll - Logs, masts, spars +c

Petition of William Pitt Preble in behalf of Bowdoin College for aid in the erection of a Commons Hall was referred to the Committee on Literature +c. Sent down for concurrence. conc. [right] pet. of Wm P. Preble

Mr. Miller from the Committee reported Bill to establish the Old town Canal and the same was read a second time and passed to be engrossed as amended. Sent down for concurrence. [right] Bill - Old town Canal

Resolve in favor of Moses Greenleaf was taken up and committed. [right] Resolve - Mr. Greenleaf

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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