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Senate Journal 1828 (30-318507-P083B.pdf)


[pet of J. Strout & als]

On motion by Mr. Mace a message was sent to the House of Representatives requesting the petition of Jonathan Strout & others to be sent up - The House complied with this request and the Senate reconsidered their vote, nonconcurred the reference of this petition to the next Legislature and committed the same to the Committee on Turnpikes, Bridges and Canals, Sent down for concurrence. Concurred

[Pet of E. E. Bourne and others]

Report of the Committee on Literature &c granting leave to withdraw on the petition of Edward E. Bourne and others referred in the House to the Committee on the Judiciary came up for concurrence and the Senate, nonconcurred and recommitted the same to the Committee on Literature &c, Sent down for concurrence

[pet of J. Whitney & als]

Petition of John Whitney and others for incorporation of Maine Christian School was referred to the committee on Parishes &c Sent down for concurrence. Concurred

[pet. of C. Cole & als]

Petition of Cyprian Cole and others Selectmen of Greenwood for aid in building causeways and making roads was referred in concurrence to the Committee on Turnpikes, Bridge and Canals.

[pet of J. B. Thornton & als]

Petition of James B. Thornton and others to be incorporated by the name and style of York Chapter of Royal Arch Masons was referred to the Committee on Parishes &c in concurrence.

[Bill - fish in Dyers river]

Mr. Parsons from the Committee on interior fisheries on order of January 26th, reported Bill additional to an Act entitled An Act regulating the taking of fish in Dyer's River, and the same was read once and Monday 11 oclock assigned for 2nd reading

[Order of Hos R. Money for support of schools]

Order of the House of Representatives that the Committee on the Judiciary be directed to inquire into the expediency of empowering school Districts to assess upon themselves a sum additional to their proportion of the monies raised by their respective towns for the support of school, to be applied to the purpose of mutual instruction

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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