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Senate Journal 1834 (30-318511-P025B.pdf)


Messrs. Shaw of Sanford, Clapp of Portland, Vose of Augusta, Bridge of Dresden, Pike of Athens, Kimball of Gilead, Eastman of Dexter, Haines of Trenton, Knight of Monroe and Hastings of Robbinston are joined.

An Act to legalize the study of Anatomy in certain cases, and to protect the Sepulchres of the dead, was read, and with the accompanying papers, referred to Messrs. Prescott and Manning, with such as the House may join. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred and Messrs. Phelps, Whipple, & Brackett are joined.

Petition of the Exchange Bank for an increase of Capital, " of A.G. Brown and others to be incorporated into a Banking Company, were severally read and with the accompanying papers, were referred to the Committee on Banks and Banking. Sent up for concurrence. Concurred.

Petition of Inhabitants of School District No. 2, in the town of Phillips, praying for a sum of money to be granted to them to build a School House in said District, " of Asher Ware and Nathan Weston for Committee on the Maine Historical Society, Report and accompanying papers in relation to the appointment of a Superintendent of Public Schools, Petition of the Trustees of Anson Academy for pecuniary aid, " of Trustees of Bowdoin College, that the State would assume the defence of an action brought against them by William Allen, were severally read & with the accompanying papers referred to the Committee on Literature & Literary Institutions. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

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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