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Senate Journal 1834 (30-318511-P039A.pdf)


was read once and tomorrow at ten o'clock assigned for a second reading.

Bill to incorporate the Stroudwater Mill Dam Company was read a second time and passed to be engrossed. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Bill fixing the compensation of Clerks of Courts and giving further remedies on Clerk's Bonds, came up from the House referred to Messrs. Phelps of Fairfield, Woodman of Buxton, Goff of Danville, Bridge of Dresden, Small of Monmouth, Haynes of Trenton, Thayer of Paris, Eastman of Exeter, Harkness of Camden and Hobart of Edmunds, for concurrence. Read and concurred, and Messrs. Farnsworth, Allen, Farnham, Bradbury and Brown are joined.

A communication was received from John O'Brien, Counsellor elect, signifying his acceptance; Read and sent down.

Mr. Pierce from the Committee on Literature and Literary Institutions to which was referred the petition of the Trustees of Bowdoin College, made a report, asking leave to be discharged from the further consideration of said petition, and that the same be referred to the Committee on the Judiciary who have the same subject under consideration. Read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Petition of the Selectmen of Hancock for the removal of the courts in Hancock County from Castine to Ellsworth read and referred to the Committee on Division and alteration of counties in concurrence, also Remonstrance of the town of Carthage against the petition of the inhabitants of the town of Farmington for a new county, read & referred to the same Committee in concurrence.

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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