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Senate Journal 1834 (30-318511-P067A.pdf)

120 County of Oxford " of J.C. Currier and sundry other inhabitants of the town of Berlin " of David Harlow & others, " of Isaac Clark and others, " of Inhabitants of Phillips, praying to be annexed to the county of Kennebec, severally read and referred to the Committee on Division and alteration of Counties. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Petition of President, Directors & Company of the York Bank for increase of capital, " of Job Harris and others for a Savings Bank in Berwick, severally read and referred to the Committee on Banks and Banking. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Petition of Reuel Wright for relief , being now confined in close Gaol in the County of Somerset, under the act called " an act for the abolition of imprisonment of honest debtors for debt", " of David H. Jewett to authorize School Districts to choose Collectors of Taxes and Treasurers, severally read and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Petition of John Barstow and others for the incorporation of a Horticultural Society in Bangor, read and referred to the committee on Agriculture. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

On motion of Mr. Prescott, Ordered, that the Superintendent of the Public Buildings be directed to cause an additional number of suitable seats to be provided in the several Committee Rooms in the State House, and one room of suitable size to be fitted up for the better ac

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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