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Senate Journal 1834 (30-318511-P023B.pdf)

33 by the Legislature of 1833 to the present session, be taken from the files and referred to the appropriate Committee on the Division and alteration of Counties.

On motion of Mr. Prescott, ordered, that the Judiciary Committee be instructed to enquire into the expediency of abolishing all the laws in the State regulating licenses of Retailers and Innholders, and to report a substitute which shall be plain and intelligible. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Petition of David Hobbs and others praying for an act of incorporation to build a Dam across the Little Spencer. " of Frederick A. Fuller & others in the town of Orono, praying to be incorporated into a Company for the purpose of maintaining a Bridge across the Penobscot River. " of the inhabitants of Bluehill for leave to build a bridge across tide waters, " of John Creighton and others for leave to erect a Bridge across George's River in the town of Warren, " of Moses Copeland and others for same purpose, " of Abner Bagley and others praying for an Act to constitute them and their associates a body corporate, under the name of The Portland & Cape Elizabeth Rail Road & Canal Company", " of Amariah Nash & S.S. Whipple, praying for authority to open a Canal between the Magurawalk Lakes and the Schoodic River, " of Samuel Kelley and others for Turnpike in the town of Calais, were severally read and referred to the Committee on Turnpikes, Bridges and Canals, in concurrence.

Petition of Paul Stickney and others to be incorporated a Musical Society, was read and referred to

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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