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Senate Journal 1830 (30-318509-P066B.pdf)

(120) requested that the Committee be discharged from the further consideration of said Petition, and that the same be referred to the Joint Committee who have under consideration so much of the Governor's as relates to the Mattanawcook Road. The Report was read and accepted. Sent up for concurrence. Concurred. [Pet. of Libbeus Bailey & als] Mr. Hutchinson from the Joint Standing Committee on the Incorporation of Parishes, on the Petition of Libbeus Bailey & others, reported that the Petitioners have leave to bring in a Bill. The Report was read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence. [Order relative attachment of Husbands right in wifes Real estate] Orders of the House of Representatives, that the Joint Standing Committee on the Judiciary be instructed to inquire into the expediency of exempting from attachment, to a certain extent, the life right of a Husband in his Wife's Real estate, was read and concurred. [Pet. of Manassah Lawrence & als] (Also) That the Senate be requested to take from their files and send down the Petition of Manassah Lawrence & others, was read and request granted. [Order relative to manner of Engrossing] (also) That the Order passed 28th June 1820 requiring that "in future all Bills be engrossed without having any space or vacancy between the Sections thereof, and that the title be endorsed on the back of the Bill" be hereby rescinded, was read and concurred. [Pt. of Stephen Peabody] Petition of Stephen Peabody, for leave to run a Horse or steam Ferry Boat between Bucksport village and Prospect, was read and referred to the Joint standing Committee on Turnpikes, Bridges and Canals, in concurrence. [convention to qualify Councillors] Agreeably to assignment, the two Houses met in Convention, when Otis Little, Elisha Allen and John Burgin, Councillors elect, came in and before the President of the Senate, in presence of both Houses of the Legislature,

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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