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Senate Journal 1828 (30-318507-P107A.pdf)

198 [left] Bill - paupers in this State Bill to ascertain the number, condition and annual expense of Paupers in this state was indefinitely postponed in concurrence with the House of Representatives.

[left] relief of Poor Debtors Mr. Williams from the Committee reported Bill additional for the relief of poor debtors and the same was amended by adopting part of the amendments proposed by the House and making others, and was passed to be engrossed. Sent down for concurrence.

[left] Message from Governor Indian Agents acct.s The Secretary of State came in and laid on the table a written message from the Governor transmitting a Report of the Council in relation to the Accounts of one of the Agents of the Penobscot Indians and the same were read and together committed to Messrs. Dennett and Washburn with such as the House may join. Sent down for concurrence. Came up concurred and Messrs. Mitchell of F., Robinson + Lord were joined.

[left] Resolve in favor of Thos. Todd Mr. Washburn of the Committee reported Resolve in favor of Thomas Todd and the same was read a second time and passed to be engrossed and amended. Sent down for concurrence.

[left] Bill concerning Sheriffs Bill concerning Sheriffs came up amended, and the Senate adhere to their former vote passing this Bill to be engrossed as by them taken into a new draft. Sent down for concurrence.

[left] Bill - Tax Bill to apportion and assess upon the Inhabitants of this State a tax of $49,988. was read once ordered to a second reading, again read and passed to be engrossed, as amended. Sent down for concurrence.

[left] Bill - claims in real actions Messrs. Grover and Weston from the Committee on Engrossed Bills reported the following to be truly copied, Bill additional for the settlement of certain equitable claims in real Actions Bill

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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