Senate Journal 1830 (30-318509-P031B.pdf)
(50) Wednesday 3d February 1830
The Senate met according to adjournment.
[Petitions referred] Petitions of a Committee of Bremen praying for a share of the fish privilege in Bristol. " of Selectmen of Alna, in behalf of said Town, for the opening of fishways in Sheepscot River. were severally read and referred to the Joint Standing Committee on Interior Fisheries, in concurrence. Petition of Henry Stephenson & others, a Committee of the Union Society in Portland, to confirm their doings was read and referred to the Joint Standing Committee on the Judiciary. Petitions of Eljiah A. Buzzell & others of Pittsfield, to be annexed to the Town of Canaan. " of Inhabitants of the Town of Hartland, to annex a small gore of land from the town of St. Albans to the town of Hartland. [Remonstrance referred] Remonstrance of the Selectmen of Pittsfield against the Petition of Elijah A. Buzzell & others were severally read and referred to the Joint Standing Committee on the Incorporation of Towns, in concurrence.
[Report of proceedings of Senate] Mr. Kingsbury, of the Committee appointed to report the Proceedings of the Senate, up to the time a Secretary pro tem was chosen &c, made a Report, which on motion, was ordered to lie on the table.
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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