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Senate Journal 1834 (30-318511-P070A.pdf)

126 Samuel Andrews and others for the incorporation of a town and refer the same to the committee on Incorporation of Towns, of which the House was informed by message and their concurrence and the return of the papers are requested. A message was received from the House concurring in the above reconsideration and return of the papers.

Petition of W. D. Williamson Judge of Probate for an increase of Salary, read and referred to a Joint Select Committee consisting of the Delegation from the County of Penobscot. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

The Senate reconsider the vote giving the Bill to incorporate the Enchanted Stream Canal Company a first reading and recommit the same. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Bill to incorporate the town of Stoneham came up amended. The Senate recede from their vote passing said Bill to be engrossed adopt the proposed amendment and pass the same to be engrossed as thus amended in concurrence.

Order from the House appointing Messrs. Arnold, Weeks of Parsonsfield, Robinson of Hallowell, Webb of Windham, Metcalf, Carpenter, Hardy, Allen of Lubec, Robinson of Bethel and McCrate a Committee with such as the Senate may join to inquire into the expediency of so altering the law as to enlarge the Jurisdiction of Justices of the Peace in civil actions, also altering the fee Bill, with leave to report by bill or otherwise, read and Messrs. Chandler and Frye are joined in concurrence.

Petition of D.A. Morse Adams[?] and others praying that a law may be passed prohibiting the granting of licenses to

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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