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Senate Journal 1834 (30-318511-P024B.pdf)

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the Maine Bank, for an increase of Capital Stock " George Downs and others for increase of Bank Capital, were severally read and referred to the Committee on Banks and Banking, in concurrence.

Petition of Jonathan Hyde and others praying for an Act to incorporate them as the Bath Railway Company, was read and referred to the Committee on Turnpikes, Bridges and Canals, in concurrence.

Petition of Sewall Watson to have certain money refunded, " of the Selectmen of the town of Milo for assistance to build a bridge across Pleasant River, were severally read and referred to the Committee on Claims in concurrence.

Petition of Jairus Keene and others praying to be incorporated into a Company to be called the Calais Packet Company, was read and referred to the Committee on Manufactures in concurrence.

Petition of Joel Wellington, praying that the Land Agent may be authorized to sell him certain timer belonging to the State was read and referred to the Committee on State Lands in concurrence.

Petition of Joseph Pilsbury and others, praying for an alteration of the Militia laws and remonstrating against the alterations proposed by the Military State Convention was read and referred to the Committee on the Militia, in concurrence.

Petition of the Selectmen of Eden and others, that the shire town in Hancock County may be removed from the town of Castine to Ellsworth or Bluehill was read and with the accompanying papers referred

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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