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Senate Journal 1830 (30-318509-P097A.pdf)

(181) [Petitions referred] direct, be incorporated as a New County. " of the Selectmen of Lisbon for a new County, were severally read and referred to the Joint standing Committee on the Incorporation of Towns, in concurrence. " of the Selectmen of the Town of Cutler, for an alteration in the Law regulating the Herring fishery, was read and referred to the Joint standing Committee on Interior Fisheries, in concurrence. [Resolve Roads & Bridges in Abbot] The Resolve entitled "Resolve respecting Roads and Bridges in the Town of Abbot" was read the second time and, on motion, ordered to lie on the table. [Bill. Vassalboro Hemp Manufactory] Mr. Phelps, from the Joint Select Committee on so much of the Governor's Message as relates to Agriculture and Agricultural Societies, to whom was referred the Petition of Moses Taber & others, reported a Bill entitled "An act to incorporate the Vassalborough hemp-manufacturing Company" which was read the first time, and tomorrow at ten o'clock A.M. was assigned for the second reading. [Pet. of E. Russell] A Report from the Joint Standing Committee on the Judiciary, made in the House, on the Petition of Edward Russell, giving the Petitioner leave to withdraw his Petition, came up, accepted, for concurrence: The Report was read and the Senate concurred. [Pet. of assessors of Houlton & als] Mr. Drummond, from the Joint standing Committee on Turnpikes Bridges and Canals, on the Petition of the Assessors of Houlton and others, reported that the said Committee be discharged from the further consideration thereof and that the same be referred to the Joint standing Committee on State-Lands. 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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