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Senate Journal 1830 (30-318509-P087A.pdf)

(161) [Pet. of the Props. of Merry meeting Bridge] on Turnpikes, Bridges and Canals, on the Petition of the Proprietors of the Merrymeeting Bridge, giving the Petitioners leave to withdraw their Petition, came up recommitted to the same Committee, for concurrence. The Senate receded from their former vote accepting said Report, and concurred the House. [Bill add. foreign attachment] The Bill entitled "An act additional to an act concerning foreign attachment" was read the second time, and, on motion, was ordered to lie on the table. [Resolve respecting Musical Instruments Resolve relating to Infantry Tactics] Mr. Steele, from the Joint Standing Committee on the Militia and Military affairs, to whom was referred the Communication of the Governor respecting the Militia reported the following Resolves; to wit: "Resolve respecting musical instruments", which was read the first time and tomorrow at ten o'clock A.M. was assigned for the second reading: (also) "Resolve authorizing the Adjutant General to distribute copies of the abstract of Infantry tactics and system of exercise and instruction of field artillery" which was read and passed to be Engrossed. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred. [Bill to authorize 1st school Dis. in Bucksport to raise money] The Bill entitled "An act to authorize the first School District in Bucksport to raise money for defraying the expense of ringing a Meeting House Bell" was read the second time and was refused a passage.

The Senate adjourned. attest Edward Kavanagh Secretary

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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