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Senate Journal 1830 (30-318509-P106A.pdf)

(199) Bill - Records of Justices of Peace] The Bill entitled " An act to repeal part of an act making further provision concerning records of Justices of the Peace" was read the second time and passed to be Engrossed. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred. [Message from the House] A message was received from the House of Representatives, by James L. Child, their Clerk, informing the Senate that the House has voted to hold a session, this afternoon commencing at half past two o'clock. On motion by Mr. Gardner, Ordered, that when the Senate adjourn, they adjourn to meet this afternoon at three o'clock. [Bills passed to be Engrossed] The Bills entitled, "An act to annex part of Otisfield to Oxford", "An act to divide the Towns of Mount-Desert and incorporate the Town of Cranberry Isles", were severally read the second time and passed to be Engrossed. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred. [Bill authorizing Selectmen of Port. to appoint add. Enginemen" Mr. Megquier, from the Joint standing Committee on the Judiciary, on the Petition of Nathaniel Mitchell & others, reported a Bill entitled "An act authorizing the Selectmen of Portland to appoint an additional number of Enginemen" which was read the first time and tomorrow at ten o'clock A.M. was assigned for the second reading. [Bill to take Census] The Bill entitled " An act to ascertain the number and description of Persons within this State", was read the second time and, on motion, was ordered to lie on the table.

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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