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Senate Journal 1830 (30-318509-P073B.pdf)

(134) Monday 22d February 1830 The Senate met according to adjournment.

[Pet. of S. Porter & al] Petition of Seward Porter and Henry Babb, for the exclusive privilege of navigating Sebago Pond by steam, [Remonstrance of Prop. of Sebasticook Bridge] Remonstrance of Proprietors of Sebasticook Bridge, against the Petition of John Drummond and others, were severally read and referred to the Joint Standing Committee on Turnpikes, Bridges and Canals, in concurrence. [Petitions referred] Petitions of John P. Hubbard & others, Inhabitants of South Berwick, for an alteration of the Law regulating the taking Fish in the Piscataqua River., " of Pelatiah Leach & others, that certain restrictions on taking Fish may be repealed, were severally read and referred to the Joint Standing Committee on Interior Fisheries, in concurrence. Petitions of Nathaniel Davis, for a sum sufficient to indemnify Nathaniel Springer for injury done to his horse at a Regimental Muster, was, on motion, taken from the files, read and referred to the Joint Standing Committee on Claims. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred. " of Manassah Lawrence, with the Remonstrance of the Selectmen of Canton, was read and referred to the Joint Standing Committee on the Incorporation of Towns, in concurrence. " of Thomas T. Stone, that the use of distilled spirits may be prohibited at any Military review or training and on days of election, was read and referred to the Joint Standing Committee on the Militia and Military affairs, 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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