Transcribe Page

Senate Journal 1830 (30-318509-P119A.pdf)

(225) Thursday 11th March 1830. [Pet. of Inhs. of Hollis] Petition of Inhabitants of Hollis, for the appointment of a Committee to establish the dividing line between Lyman and Hollis, was read and referred to the Joint standing Committee on the Incorporation of Towns, in concurrence. [order relative to conveyance of property to Literary Institutions same as to Religious Institutions Orders of the House of Representatives; That the Joint standing Committee on the Judiciary be instructed to inquire into the expediency of prohibiting in certain cases any Persons from conveying their property to any Literary Institution. [also) That the same Committee be instructed to inquire into the expediency of passing a Law prohibiting Persons from giving their property to religious Institutions and Societies, in certain cases. [Claim of Wm Witt Esq.] (also) That the Joint standing Committee on Claims be required to inquire into the propriety of allowing the claim of Washington Witt Esq of Washington. were severally read and concurred. [Bill. Titcomb Belgrade Academy] The Bill entitled " An act to incorporate the Titcomb Belgrade Academy" came from the House, passage refused, for concurrence. The Senate receded from their former vote and concurred the House in their proposition. [Bill. Banks and Banking] A bill from the House entitled " An act to regulate Banks and Banking" reported in the House from the Joint standing Committee on Banks and Banking, came up recommitted to the same Committee who reported it, for concurrence: and the Senate concurred.

A Bill from the House entitled "An additional act to exempt certain goods and chattels, from attachment

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.

Link to document in Digital Maine

Language: English

Date: 1830

Image 236 of 408