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Senate Journal 1830 (30-318509-P068B.pdf)

(124) [Petitions referred] Petition of John Drummond & others, was read and referred to the Joint standing Committee on Turnpikes, Bridges and Canals, in concurrence. Petition of Enoch Spaulding & others, for a new Town from a part of Mount Desert, " of J.G. Bowen, for a new town from the same, " of J. Gilmore of Frankfort to be annexed to Swanville, " Isaac Billings & others, to set off part of Brooksville to Sedgwick,

[Remonstrance referred] Remonstrance of John R. Redman & others, against the Petition of J. Billings & others, " of a Committee of the Town of Brooksville, against the Petition of the same, were severally read and referred to the Joint standing Committee on the Incorporation of Towns, in concurrence.

[Petitions referred] Petition of Roscoe G. Greene, for leave to practice as an Attorney, " of Jacob Sherburne, for a further provision in the act regulating divorces, were severally read and referred to the Joint standing Committee on the Judiciary, in concurrence. Petition of the first School District in Bucksport, for a Law authorizing them to raise money to ring a Meeting House Bell, was read and referred to the Joint standing Committee on the Judiciary, in concurrence. Petition of Jacob McGaw, for an appropriation for the Mattanawcook Road, was read and referred to the Committee who have under consideration so much of the Governors Message as relates to the Mattanawcook Road, in concurrence. Petition of J.B. Harvey & others, for aid in making a road, was read and referred to the Joint standing Committee on State Lands, in concurrence.

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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