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Senate Journal 1830 (30-318509-P084A.pdf)

(155) Thursday 25th February 1830. The Senate met according to adjournment. [Order to print Land Agents Report] On motion by Mr. Phelps, Ordered, that three hundred copies of the Land Agents Report, with the accompanying papers, be printed for the use of the Legislature.

[Pet. of E. Perkins & als recommitted] The Senate receded from the vote whereby they accepted the report of the Committee on the Petition of Eliphalet Perkins & others, and recommitted the said Petition, to the same Committee. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

[Bill relating to Enginemen, Fire Engines & Fires] Mr. Megquier, from the Joint standing Committee on the Judiciary, on an order of 4th February 1830 instructing said Committee to inquire whether any alterations are necessary in the Law passed March 1821 entitled " An act respecting Engine-men, Fire Engines and the extinguishment of fires" reported a Bill entitled "An additional act respecting Engine-Men, fire engines and the extinguishment of fire" which was read the first time and tomorrow at ten o'clock A.M. was assigned for the second reading.

[Bill. Bath Ferry Company] The Bill entitled "An Act to establish the Bath Ferry Company" was read the second time and passed to be Engrossed. Sent down for concurrence.

[Bill Remedies in Equity] The Bill entitled " An act additional to an act giving remedies in Equity" was read the second time and

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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