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Senate Journal 1834 (30-318511-P051A.pdf)

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Petition of Assessors of Argyle praying that the bounds of that plantation may be established, read and referred tot he Committee on in Incorporation of Towns, in concurrence.

Petition of James Thomas and others for a Bank at Bangor read and referred to the Committee on Banks and Banking. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

On motion of mr Rogers Ordered that the Joint Standing Committee on the Judiciary be instructed to enquire into the expediency of altering or abolishing an act entitled "an act to abolish special pleadings" passed March 1831.

Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

On motion of Mr Cobb, ordered that the Joint Select Committee on the alteration of laws, regulating the education of youth be instructed to enquire into the expediency of passing a law requiring the inhabitants of school districts when a part of this district shall be set off by a vote of the town to pay over to those persons so set off their proportion of lands building and money belonging to the said district. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

On motion of Mr Rogers, ordered that the Joint Standing committee on the Judiciary be instructed to inquire into the expediency of altering or repealing an act entitled an act for the abolition of imprisonment of honest debtors for debt" passed March 1831. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Order from the house appointing Messrs Merrow Abbot and Chase a Committee with such as the Senate may join, to enquire into the expediency of fixing

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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