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Senate Journal 1834 (30-318511-P050A.pdf)

[86] Thursday, January 16, 1834

Bill to incorporate the Neguemkeag Mill Dam company, reported by Mr Prescott from the Joint Select Committee to which was referred the petition of Thomas Carlton and others, read once and tomorrow at ten o'clock assigned for second reading.

Petition of Mary Barbarie, praying for a grant of land or other relief on account of the revolutionary services of her late husband, John Barbarie, read and referred to the committee on Military Pensions. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

The report of the Adjutant General was taken up and referred to the Committee on the militia. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Petition of Edward Smith and others, praying that they may be incorporated for the purpose of making a rail road from St. John's River to Bangor, read and referred to the Committee to which was referred so much of the Governor's message as relates to internal improvement. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Bill to incorporate the Magurawock and Schoodic Canal company reported by Mr Farnsworth from the Committee on Turnpikes Bridges and Canals on petitions of Amariah Nash and S.S. Whipple, read once and laid upon the table and ordered that three hundred copies be printed for the use of the Legislature.

Bill additional to an act regulating Judicial process and proceedings came up from the House taken in a new draft; read once and tomorrow at eleven o'clock assigned for a second reading.

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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