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Senate Journal 1830 (30-318509-P068A.pdf)

(123) to incorporate the Canal Bank" was read the second time and passed to be Engrossed. Sent down for concurrence.

[Bill altering the fall term of S.J.C. in Lincoln County] A Bill from the House there reported from the Joint standing Committee on the Judiciary, entitled "An act altering the time of the fall term of the Supreme Judicial Court in the County of Lincoln" was read the first time and tomorrow at ten o'clock A.M. was assigned for the second reading.

[Bill to incorporate the Maine Baptist Convention] Mr. Hutchinson from the Joint standing Committee on the Incorporation of Parishes, on the petition of Adam Wilson & al, reported a Bill entitled " An act to incorporate the Maine Baptist Convention" which was read the first time and tomorrow at ten o'clock A.M. was assigned for the second reading.

[Order relative to Social, Military & Law Libraries] Order of the House of Representatives, that the Joint standing Committee on Literature and Literary Institutions be directed to inquire what alterations are needed in the Law of 27th January 1821 providing for the management of Social, Military & Law Libraries was read and concurred.

[order relative to Innholders, Retailers &c] (also) That the Joint standing Committee on the Judiciary take into consideration the expediency of altering the Law for the "Regulation of Innholders, Retailers and common Victuallers" passed 3d March 1829, was read and concurred.

[order relative to Fish in Penobscot Bay and River] (also) That the Joint standing Committee on Interior Fisheries be instructed to inquire into the expediency of so altering the Fish Law in relation to Penobscot Bay and River, as that Fish may be taken five days in each week, was read and concurred.

[Pet. of Inh. of South Berwick] (also) That the Senate be requested to take from their files and send down the Petition of sundry Inhabitants of South Berwick, was read and request granted.

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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