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Senate Journal 1830 (30-318509-P067A.pdf)

(121) took and subscribed the oaths required by the Constitution to qualify them to enter upon the discharge of their official duties. The Convention then separated, and the Senate returned to their Chamber.

[Petitions referred] Petition of M. Hopper, for alteration in the Law regulating divorces, was read and referred to the Joint Standing Committee on the Judiciary, in concurrence. " of Selectmen of Clinton, was on motion, taken from the files, read and referred to the Joint Standing Committee on Interior Fisheries. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred. " of Samuel Winter & others that the Court of Sessions may be authorized to lay out a road over the tide waters of New Meadows River, was, on motion, taken from the files, read and referred to the Joint Standing Committee on the Judiciary. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred. [Communication from Governor referred to Com. on Militia &c] A written communication from the Governor, which was received on the 13th of February Inst., was read and, together with the accompanying papers, referred to the Joint Standing Committee on the Militia and Military affair. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred. [Resolve in favor of Ed. Smith] The "Resolve in favor of Edward Smith" came from the House recommitted to the same Committee who reported it: The Senate receded from the vote whereby they passed the same to be engrossed so far as to concur the House in their recommitment. [Resolve for the benefit of Isaac Tolman & als] The Joint Standing Committee on Claims, on the Petition of Isaac Tolman & others, reported a Resolve entitled "Resolve for the benefit of Isaac Tolman and others " which was read the first time, and tomorrow at 10 o'clock A.M.

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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