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Senate Journal 1834 (30-318511-P042A.pdf)

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passed March 4, 1833 for the benefit of primary schools. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

On motion of Mr. Bradbury, Ordered, that a message be sent to the House of representatives, proposing a Convention of the two branches of the Legislature in the Hall of Representatives, this day, at half past eleven o'clock A.M. for the purpose of qualifying John O'Brien and John H. Jarvis, Counsellors elect. Which message was received from the House, concurring in the foregoing proposition.

In Convention. Agreeably to assignment, the two Houses of the Legislature met in Convention for the purpose of qualifying Counsellors elect. Mr. Cobb of the Senate was charged with a message informing John O'Brien and John H. Jarvis that the two Houses of the Legislature are now assembled in Convention in the Representatives Hall, and are now ready to administer to them the necessary oaths to qualify them to enter upon their official duties. When John O'Brien and John H. Jarvis came in and before the President of the Convention and in presence of both Houses of the Legislature, took and subscribed the oaths required by the Constitution to qualify them to enter upon the discharge of their official duties; and the Convention separated.

In Senate On motion of Mr. Cogswell, ordered, that a special message be sent to the Governor and Council, informing that Body that John O'Brien and John H. Jarvis have been elected Counsellors to advise the Governor in

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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