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Senate Journal 1834 (30-318511-P027B.pdf)

41 Committee on Division and alteration of Counties, came up for concurrence. Concurred, and Messrs. Bradbury, Knowlton, Labaree, Chandler & Kelsey are joined.

Petition of Jacob Hunt and others praying to be incorporated into a Mill Dam Company, was read and referred to the Committee on Manufactures. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Order came from the House appointing Messrs. Bronson of Anson, Arnold of Palermo, and Goff of Danville with such as the Senate may join, a Committee to engage some suitable person of legal attainments to draft Bills and Resolves during the present session of the Legislature, came up for concurrence. Concurred and Messrs. Groton & Tobin are joined.

Order from the House directing the Committee on the Judiciary to enquire into the expediency of fixing by law a certain day on which all public statutes shall take effect, subsequent to the day of their enactment, which was read and passed in concurrence.

Order from the House, instructing the Committee on the Judiciary to enquire into the expediency of of so amending the act regulating Judicial process, that no action shall hereafter be maintained for the escape of any debtor, committed on Execution, except a Special action on the case, came up for concurrence. Concurred.

On motion of Mr. Groton, Ordered, that so much of the Governor's message as relates to the subject of Internal Improvement, be referred to Messrs. Farnham

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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