Senate Journal 1830 (30-318509-P039B.pdf)
(66) Ingalls, Meqquier & Stelle --- 7
Messrs. Drummond, Gardner, Healey, Hilton, Hinds, Kingsbery, Morse & Phelps ---- 8
Messrs. Appleton, Bodwell and Usher were excused from voting on this question.
[motion to commit]
Mr Meqquier moved to commit the Preamble and order aforesaid to a Select Committee of the Senate, and the question, on motion by Mr Ingalls, being ordered to be taken by yeas and nays, was decided in the negative, as follows:
Yeas Messrs. Davee, Dunlap, Hutchinson, Hutchings, Ingalls, Meqquier & Steele ---- 7
Nays- Messrs - Drummond, Gardner, Healey, Hilton, Hinds, Kingsbery, Morse & Phelps ---- 8
Mr Hutchinson moved that the same be postponed indefinitely, and the motion was negatived-
[motion to postpone.]
Mr Meqquier moved that the further consideration of the same be postponed to Wednesday next at eleven o'clock A.M. (but before the question was put)
[Message from House proposing convention to elect councillors]
A message was delivered from the House of Representatives by James L. Child their Clerk, proposing a Convention of both Houses of the Legislature in the Representatives Chamber, at eleven o'clock tomorrow morning, for the purpose of electing Seven Councillors to advise the Governor, in the Executive Department of the Government, and a Secretary and Treasurer of State, for the current political year; and requesting the concurrence of the Senate.
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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