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Senate Journal 1828 (30-318507-P110B.pdf)

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Monday February 25th, 1828 On motion by Mr. Balkam Resolve in favor of Tomah Loui was taken from the files and referred to the next Legislature. Sent down for concurrence. concurred. [right] Resolve - Tomah Loui

On motion by Mr. Cushman the petitions of the Inhabitants of China, Sydney, Palermo and Vassalborough in relation to the fishery in the 7 mile brook in Vassalborough were taken from the files and referred to the next Legislature. Sent down for concurrence. [right] pet. of China, Sidney, Palermo + Vassalborough

Mr. Cutler from the Conferees on the disagreement of the two Houses respecting the Bill to secure to owners their property in Logs, Masts, Spars and other timber in the Schoodic and St. Croix Rivers reported that they had attended the duties assigned them and being unable to agree with the Conferees of the House, recommend that the Senate adhere to their former votes refusing the Bill a passage. Read and accepted and the Senate voted to adhere accordingly. Sent down. [right] Bill - owners of Logs, masts, spars + other timber

On motion by Mr. Cutler the petition of Henry W. Fuller and others was taken from the files and referred to the next Legislature. Sent down for concurrence. concurred. [right] pet. of H. W. Fuller + others

Resolve in addition to a Resolve passed at the present session imposing a tax on the several Counties within the State was read once, ordered to a second reading, again read and passed to be engrossed in concurrence. [right] Resolve - Tax

Mr. Dennett from the Joint Select Committee to whom was referred the Governor's message of the 22nd instant and accompanying Documents reported Resolve relating to the settlement of the Accounts of the Agent of the Penobscot tribe of Indians, and the same was read once, ordered to a second reading, again read and passed to be engrossed. Sent down for [right] Resolve - Accts. Indian Agents

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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