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Senate Journal 1834 (30-318511-P009B.pdf)


of said tickets, and take such seat as shall be numbered on said ticket, and occupy the same during the session, unless otherwise agreed to by the President.

The Secretary of State came in and laid upon the table the returns of votes for Governor given in the several towns and plantations in this State, and the same were committed to Messrs. Cogswell, Pierce, Prescott, Kelsey & Knowlton, with such as the House may join. Sent down for concurrence. Came up concurred and Messrs. Jarvis of Ellsworth, Woodman of Buxton, Pierce of Portland, Dumont of Hallowell, Merrow of Bowdoinham, Alden of Northport, Washburn of Livermore, Tuttle of Canaan, Treat of Orono and O'Brien of Machias are joined.

On motion of Mr. Bridgham, ordered that Messrs. Bridgham, Emmons and Manning be a Committee to draft Rules and Orders for the government of the Senate the current political year.

A message was received from the House informing the Senate of the organization of the House of Representatives by the choice of Nathan Clifford, Speaker and Asaph R. Nichols Clerk.

On motion of Mr. Rogers, ordered, that when the Senate adjourn, it adjourn to three o'clock in the afternoon.


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: 1834

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