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Senate Journal 1830 (30-318509-P080A.pdf)

(147) Wednesday 24th February 1830

The Senate met according to adjournment. [Bill. line between Bristol & Bremen] Mr. Gardner, from the Joint Standing Committee on the Incorporation of Towns, on the Report of the Committee appointed to run the line between the Towns of Bristol and Bremen, reported a Bill entitled "An act establishing the line between Bristol and Bremen" which was read the first and second times and passed to be Engrossed. Sent down for concurrence.

[Bill add. relating to Divorces} Mr. Kingsbury, from the Joint Standing Committee on the Judiciary, on the Petition of Hannah Hopper and also of Jacob Sherburne, reported a Bill entitled "An additional act regulating divorces" which was read the first and second times and passed to be Engrossed. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred. [Bill 1st Scholl District in Bucksport] The same Gentleman, from the same Committee, on the Petition of the First School District in Bucksport reported a Bill entitled "An act to authorize the first School District in Bucksport to raise money for defraying the expense of ringing a Meeting House Bill" which was read the first time and tomorrow at ten o'clock A.M. was assigned for the second reading. [Bill add. relating to Highways] The same Gentleman, from the same Committee, on the Petition of George F. Richardson & others, and of the Inhabitants of the Town of Windham, reported a Bill entitled " An act additional to an act directing the method of laying out and making provision for the repair and amendment of Highways" which was read the first time and tomorrow at ten o'clock A.M. was assigned for the second reading.

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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