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Senate Journal 1834 (30-318511-P043B.pdf)

73 The Secretary of State laid upon the table a Communication from the Governor, transmitting copies of the first & second sections of an Act of the General Assembly of Pennsylvania together with a Resolution of that State, upon the subject of the abolition of Lotteries. Also copies of sundry documents and a law of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts on the same subject. Read and laid upon the table.

Resolve authorizing the Governor to appoint Agents to protect the timber in the State, came up from the House indefinitely postponed. The Senate recede from their vote whereby they passed said Resolve to be engrossed and concur the House in the indefinite postponement of the same.

Petition of Allen Gilman and others for an alteration of the June Term of the Court of Common Pleas in Penobscot County; read and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Petition of Samuel Andrews and others for a new town to be set off from Bridgton, read and referred to the Committee on Division of Towns. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Petition of Portland Manufacturing Company, read and referred to the Committee on Manufactures. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Petition of Samuel Smith and others for a charter to build a Bridge over the Kenduskeag Stream, " of Stevens Davis and others for a Stage Company, severally read and referred to the Committee on Turnpikes, Bridges and Canals. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Petition of Samuel Veazie and others for a Bank in Bangor,

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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