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Senate Journal 1830 (30-318509-P112B.pdf)

(212) Mr. Phelps, from the Joint standing Committee on State Lands, on the Petition of the Assessors of Houlton Plantation & others, reported that the same be referred to the next Legislature. The Report was read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred. [Resolve in favor of T.O. Bradley] Mr. Hutchinson, from the Joint standing Committee on Claims, on the Petition of Thomas O. Bradley reported a Resolve entitled "Resolve in favor of Thomas O. Bradley" which was read the first time and, on motion, recommitted to the same Committee who reported it, with instructions to report a statement of facts in relation to the subject matter thereof. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred. [Resolve aid History of Maine] The Senate reconsidered their vote whereby they indefinitely postponed the Resolve entitled "Resolve to aid in the publication of a General History of Maine" and referred the same to the next Legislature. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred. [Pet. of H. Milliken] The Senate reconsidered their vote whereby they accepted the Report of the Joint standing Committee on the Incorporation of of Towns on the Petition of Henry Milliken and recommitted the said Petition to the same Committee, in concurrence with the House. [Pet. of S.M. Quincey] Petition of Samuel N. Quincy in reference to official acts of Judge Fitch. " of Lewis Nash to the same purpose, came from the House referred to the Joint standing Committee on the Judiciary, for concurrence. The Senate nonconcurred the House in their reference of said Petitions for the reason that the subject matter thereof; vis: the impeachment of a Judicial officer, may not properly come within the cognizance of the Senate in the first instance. Sent down.

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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