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Senate Journal 1830 (30-318509-P114B.pdf)

(216) was read the first and second times and passed to be Engrossed. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred. [Bill. Bucksport Prospect Ferry Company] Mr. Hinds from the Select Committee to whom was referred the Bill entitled "An act to establish the Bucksport and Prospect Ferry Company" reported the same with amendments; the amendments were adopted and the said Bill then passed to be Engrossed as amended. Sent down for concurrence. [Report on Lost goods & stray Beasts] Mr. Kingsbury, from the Joint Standing Committee on the Judiciary, on an order of 26th February 1830, on the expediency of altering, amending or extending the provisions of an Act entitled " An act respecting lost goods and stray beasts" passed 27th Jany 1821, reported that it is inexpedient to legislate upon the subject. The Report was read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred. [Pet. of George Downes & al] Mr. Dunlap, from the Joint Standing Committee on Banks and Banking, on the Petition of George Downes & others, reported that the Petitioners have leave to withdraw their Petition. The report was read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence. [Resolve. County Tax] The Resolve entitled "Resolve laying a Tax on the several Counties on this State" was read the second time and referred to Messrs. Ingalls, Dunlap, and Kingsbury. [Pet. of N. Boynton] The Senate reconsidered their vote whereby they accepted the Report of the Joint Standing Committee on Claims, on the Petition of Nathaniel Boynton, and referred the said Petition to the Joint Standing Committee on Accounts, in concurrence. Mr. Megquier, from the Joint standing Committee on the Judiciary, on an order of 3d March 1830 instructing said Committee to inquire whether any further legislation

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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