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Senate Journal 1830 (30-318509-P015A.pdf)


Tuesday 19th January 1830

The Senate met according to adjournment.

[Summons to issue to Orlando Bagley]

On motion by Mr Dunlap; Ordered, that a Summons under the seal of the Senate, with the teste of the President and attestation of the Secretary, issue to Orlando Bagley, of Waterboro', in the County of York, to appear forthwith before the Committee of the Senate who have been appointed to examine the returns of votes from the several Towns and Plantations in the State for Senators; and such summons was accordingly issued.

[Secretary to appoint an assistant]

Mr Ingalls introduced an order authorizing the Secretary to appoint an Assistant, which on motion by Mr Kingsbery was laid on the table -

[Motion relative to Rules & Orders]

On motion by Mr Dunlap, the Senate took up the consideration of the report of the committee appointed to draft Rules and Orders for the government of the Senate; and it was ordered that when the Question on the adoption of the twenty first Rule is taken, it be taken by yeas and nays. after further consideration thereof

The Senate adjourned.


The Senate met according to adjournment.

[Rules and Orders amended. & adopted.]

The Senate resumed the consideration of the Rules and Orders reported by their committee Mr. Phelps moved to amend the twenty first Rule, by inserting in the third line, after word chain, the words

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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