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Senate Journal 1834 (30-318511-P045B.pdf)

77 Bill to incorporate the Proprietors of the Portland Hotel came up from the House referred to the Committee on the Judiciary; read and referred in concurrence.

Petition of Henry Jones for legislative relief in a suit now pending, and for the restoration of his property taken by authority of the Land Agent: read & referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Bill to incorporate the Hallowell Harmonic Society, reported by the Committee on Literature and Literary Institutions to which was referred the petition of Paul Stickney and others, was read once and tomorrow at ten o'clock assigned for a second reading.

Mr. Emmons from the Committee on the Judiciary to which were referred two Bills entitled "An additional act regulating costs" respectively referred from the last, to the present Legislature, reported that they should be passed; which report was read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Resolve in favor of Jabez Bradbury, read a second tie and passed to be engrossed. Sent down for concurrence.

On motion of Mr. Bridgham, ordered, that a message be sent to the House of Representatives proposing a convention of the two branches of the Legislature in the Representatives Hall, this day at half past eleven o'clock for the purpose of qualifying Samuel Moore, Counsellor elect, which message was delivered by the Secretary.

A message was received from the House concurring in the foregoing proposition.

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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