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Senate Journal 1830 (30-318509-P110A.pdf)

(207) [Bill to set off part of Harrington to Addison] Mr. Gardner, from the Joint standing Committee on the Incorporation of Towns, on the Petition of David Coffin & others, reported a Bill entitled" An act to set off a part of the Town of Harrington & annex the same to the Town of Addison" which was read the first time and Monday next at eleven o'clock A.M. was assigned for a second reading. [Resolve in favor of Penobscot Indians] Mr. Dunlap, from the Joint select Committee to whom was referred the Petition of the Penobscot Tribe of Indians for aid to purchase a Bell, reported a Resolve entitled "Resolve in favor of the Penobscot Tribe on Indians" which was read the first and second times and passed to be Engrossed. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred. [Bill additional Circuit Courts Martial] Mr. Steele, from the Joint standing Committee on the Militia and Military affairs, on an order of 24th February 1830, instructing said Committee to inquire into the expediency of authorizing any two Members of a Court Martial to hold a Court, reported a Bill entitled "An additional act establishing Circuit Courts Martial" which was read the first time and Monday next at eleven o'clock A.M. was assigned for the second reading. [order relating to Rules and Orders] On motion by Mr. Gardner; Ordered, that twenty copies of the Rules and Orders of the Senate be deposited in the Secretary of State's office for the use of the Senators-elect of the next Legislature. [Bill Courts of Probate] Mr. Megquier, from the Select Committee to whom was referred the Bill entitled " An act further to regulate the proceedings and Jurisdiction of the Courts of Probate" reported the same with sundry amendments; the amendments proposed by the Committee were adopted, the Bill was read a second time and passed to be Engrossed. Sent down for concurrence.

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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