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Senate Journal 1834 (30-318511-P050B.pdf)

[87] Petition of John Davis and others praying for an act requiring the use of Broad rimmed wheels read and referred to the committee who have that subject under consideration, in concurrence.

Petition of a Committee of the town of Topsham, " of inhabitants of the town of Bowdoin, & " of Selectmen of Brunswick praying for a new county, severally read and referred to the Committee on division and alteration of Counties, in concurrence.

Petition of Nathanial Lombard and others for an abatement of the price for which they contracted for lands lying in Bridgton, with Milford P. Norton, Land Agent for this state in 1830, " of Washington Heald to be remunerated for land purchased of the land agent in January 1833 to which is title as failed, severally read and referred to the committee on state lands in concurrence.

Petition of the selectmen and overseers of the poor of the town of Clinton for a revisal of the laws respecting paupers read and referred to the committee that have that subject under consideration in concurrence.

Mr Groton, from the Joint Select committee to which was referred the order to employ a draftsman made a report which was read and recommitted with special instructions. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Petition of Charles Freeman and others praying to be incorporated into a society by the name of the Cumberland York and Oxford Clerical Library Society read and referred to the committee on Literature & Literary Institutions 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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