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Senate Journal 1830 (30-318509-P077B.pdf)

(142) [Bill to set off part of Canton to Jay] a Bill entitled "An act to set off part of the Town of Canton to the town of Jay" which was read the first time and tomorrow at ten o'clock A.M. was assigned for the second reading.

[Pet. of Joseph Sewall & als] Mr. Hutchings, from the Joint standing Committee on Interior Fisheries, on the Petition of Joseph Sewall and others, in relation to fish in Sandy River, reported that the Petitioners have leave to withdraw their Petition. The Report was read and accepted. Sent down of concurrence. Concurred. [Pet. of Joseph Sewall & als] Mr. Drummond, from the Joint standing Committee on Turnpikes, Bridges and Canals, on the Petition of Joseph Sewall and others for a Lottery for the benefit of Merrymeeting Bridge, reported that the Petitioners have leave to withdraw their Petition. The Report was read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence.

[Pet. of John Drummond & als] The same Gentleman from the same Committee, on the Petition of John Drummond & others, reported that the same be referred to the next Legislature. The Report was read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

[Bill authorizing George F. Richardson] The same Gentleman, from the same Committee, on the Petition of George F. Richardson, reported a Bill entitled "an act to authorize George F. Richardson exclusively to navigate the Androscoggin with Horse-Boats" which was read the first time and tomorrow at ten o'clock A.M. was assigned for the second reading. [Pet. of Nathan Hill & als] The same Gentleman, from the Joint Standing Committee on the State Prison, on the Petition of Nathan Hills & others, reported that the Petitioners have leave to withdraw their Petition. The Report was read & accepted. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

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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