Senate Journal 1830 (30-318509-P027A.pdf)
(44) Convention, with powers similar to those granted to the Maine Baptist Missionary Society, by Act of 8th Febry 1823, was read and referred to the Joint Standing Committee on the Incorporation of Parishes. Sent down for concurrence. concurred. [Petition of S. Hardy & als] An Order came from the House of Representatives requesting the Senate to take from their files and send down The Petition of Sullivan Hardy & others was read and request granted. [Message from House] The clerk of the House of Representatives delivered a written message from that House, which, on motion, was ordered to lie on the Table. The Senate adjourned.
Afternoon The Senate met according to adjournment. [Petition of H. Hazeltine & als] Petition of Harry Hazeltine & others, of Waldo County, praying for a revision of the Act regulating the fees of courts and for the abolition of the Court of Common Pleas, was read and referred to the joint standing committee on the Judiciary. Sent down for concurrence. concurred. Mr. Megquier had leave to read and lay on the table the following Resolve. [Resolve on Senatorial Returns] Resolved, that all votes, upon the report of the Committee appointed to examine the returns of votes for Senators, be so far reconsidered as to accept all that part of said report which has not been accepted. The Question on passing this Resolve, on motion by Mr. Davee, being ordered to be taken by yeas and nays, was decided in the negative as follows; [Yeas] Yeas Messrs. Davee, Dunlap, Hall, Hutchinson, Hutchings
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