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Senate Journal 1830 (30-318509-P117B.pdf)

(222) Two old Indian Purchase, on the East side of Penobscot River to Mattanawcook Stream", came from the House having there passed to be Engrossed as amended, for concurrence. The Senate so far receded from their former vote as to agree to the amendments proposed by the House, and then passed the said Resolve to be Engrossed as amended in concurrence. [Pet. of E. Thomas State Treasurer] Petition of Elias Thomas Esq, Treasurer of State for an allowance for Clerk hire, was read and referred to Messrs. Phelps and Steele with such as the House may join. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred, and Messrs. Adams of Portland, Howard of Brownfield, and White of Monmouth were joined, on the part of the House. [Resolve laying Tax on Counties] Mr. Ingalls, from the select Committee to whom was referred the Resolve entitled "Resolve laying a tax on the several Counties in this State" reported the same without amendment, and the said Resolve then passed to be Engrossed, in concurrence. [Bill add. extending powers of Justices of S.J.C.] The Bill entitled " An act additional to an act extending the powers of the Justices of the Supreme Judicial Court in certain cases" was read the second time, amended, and then passed to be Engrossed, as amended. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred. [Pet. of Trustees of Monmouth Academy] Mr. Megquier, from the Joint standing Committee on Literature and Literary Institutions, on the Petition of the Trustees of Monmouth Academy, reported that the said Petition be referred to the next Legislature. The report was read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred. [Resolve. add. Commrs. to settle with certain Land agents] The Resolve entitled "An additional Resolve appointing Commissioners to settles with certain Land agents" was read the second time and committed to Messrs. Dunlap, Phelps, and Megquier.

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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