Senate Journal 1830 (30-318509-P017A.pdf)
Friday 23d January 1830-
The Senate met according to adjournment.
[Yeas & Nays on Mr Meqquiers amendment.]
The Senate resumed the consideration of the amendment of the report of the Committee on the gubernatorial votes, proposed yesterday by Mr Meqquier, and after debate the question will the Senate adopt the proposed amendment" was decided in the negative as follows: Yeas: Messrs. Davee, Dunlap, Hall, Hutchinson, Hutchings, Ingalls, Megguier and Steele - 8 nays. Messrs. Drummond, Gardner, Healey, Hilton, Hinds, Kingsbery, Morse and Phelps - 8
[motion on accept once to be taken by yeas & nays.]
On motion by Mr Hilton; Ordered. that, when the question on the acceptance of the report of the committee on the gubernatorial votes is taken, it be taken by yeas and nays.
[Motion to amend further]
Mr Meqquier moved that the same report be amended by adding to the list and counting the Two votes which appear by the return from the favor of Kittery to have been given, but which were not allowed by the Committee.
[question on the amendment to be taken by yeas & nays.]
On motion by Mr Dunlap; Ordered, that when the question on this amendment is taken, it be taken by yeas and nays; and after debate, the question "will the Senate adopt the proposed amendment" was decided in the affirmative as follows: Yeas- Messrs. Davee, Dunlap, Hall, Healey, Hutchinson, Hutchings, Ingalls, Kingsbery, Meqquier & Steele 10
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