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Senate Journal 1830 (30-318509-P008A.pdf)

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[19th & 20th Ballots.]

19th Ballot The whole number of votes was Sixteen Necessary to a choice --- Nine Robert P. Dunlap had - Seven Sanford Kingsbery -- Seven Ebenezer S. Phelps -- One John L. Meqquier --- One No choice

20th Ballot - The whole number of votes was Sixteen Necessary to a choice -- Nine Robert P. Dunlap had Seven. Sanford Kingsbery -- Seven Ebenezer S. Phelps ---- One Charles Hutchinson -- One No choice

[21st. Ballot]

21st. Ballot. The whole number of votes was Sixteen Necessary to a choice --- Nine Robert P. Dunlap had --- Seven Sanford Kingsbery -- Seven. Ebenezer S. Phelps --- One. Thomas Davee -- One.

[motion to elect Secretary]

Mr Drummond moved that the Senate proceed to the choice of a Secretary and the motion was negatived.

Mr Healey renewed the motion last made by Mr Drummond and the same was negatived.

[motion to elect Messenger. Motion to examine returns of votes for Senators]

A motion was submitted to choose a Messenger and it was negatived. Mr Drummond moved that the Senate resolve itself into a Committee of the whole for the purpose of examining the returns of votes for Senators, and the motion was negatived. The Senate adjourned

Saturday 9th January 1830 The Senate met according to adjournment and proceeded to ballot for a President; The same committee reported that on the

[22d & 23d Ballots]

22nd Ballot The whole number of votes was Sixteen. Necessary to a choice --- Nine. Robert P. Dunlap had - Seven Sanford Kingsbery --- Seven Theodore Ingalls -- One Elijah Moose - One No choice

23d Ballot, The whole number of votes was Sixteen Necessary to a choice --- Nine. Robert P. Dunlap had - Seven. Sanford Kingsbery - Seven. Asher Hinds - One. Charles Hutchings Jr -- One No choice

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: 1830

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