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Senate Journal 1834 (30-318511-P128A.pdf)


in this State, was read once, and passed to be engrossed, in concurrence.

On motion of Mr Bradbury, ordered, that the Joint Standing Committee on the Judiciary be instructed to inquire into the expediency of repealing an act, passed February 7, 1825, exempting from taxation, manufacturing Companies of Cotton, Wool, Iron and Steel, for a limited time, and all other acts exempting property from taxation within the limits of this State. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

On motion of Mr Pierce, Ordered, that the Secretary of the Senate be directed to inform Mark Harris Esq, that he has been duly elected Treasurer of the State of Maine for the current political year.

Order from the House, instructing the Committee on the Judiciary to inquire into the expediency of passing a law, remitting to town officers all penalties incurred by an omission to return the votes for State and County officers, within the time prescribed by law, where such omission was occasioned by mistake; read and passed in concurrence.

Petition of John Parshley and others for a Horse Ferry at Bath, was read and referred to the Committee on Turnpikes, Bridges, and Canals. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Petition of William Patridge and others, " of David C. Magoun and others, for a Bridge over Castern River, at Chancey's Ferry in Dresden, " of John G. Paine and others for a Bridge across Georges River in Warren, severally read and referred to the Committee on Turnpikes, Bridges and

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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