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Senate Journal 1834 (30-318511-P138B.pdf)

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Pierce, Porter, Smith, Tobin, and Williamson 16. The Senate adhering to their former vote. Sent down for concurrence.

Bill providing for the appropriation of the annual tax upon the Skowhegan Bank was read a second time and amended. And the question of passing said Bill to be engrossed as amended, being ordered to be taken by yeas and nays, was decided in the affirmative as follows, to wit: Yeas. Messrs. Allen, Bridgham, Cobb, Chandler, Farnham, Farnsworth, Groton, Relsey [?], Pease, Pierce, Porter, Prescott, Smith and Williamson - 14. Nays. Messrs. Bradbury, Howard, Labarec, Manning and Tobin - 5. Sent down for concurrence.

Resolve for the benefit of the Maine Wesleyan Seminary was read the second time, and the question of passing said Resolve to be engrossed, being ordered to be taken by yeas and nays, was decided in the negative as follows, to wit: Yeas. Messrs. Brown, Cobb, Farnham, Chandler, Howar, Fielsey [?], Manning, Pease, Porter, Rogers, and Tobin, - 11. On motion of Mr Bradbury, the Senate reconsider the vote refusing said Resolve a passage, amend the same and pass said Resolve to be engrossed as amended. Sent down for concurrence.

Bill additional to an act for the abolition of imprisonment of honest debtors for debt, (reported by Mr Rogers from the Committee on the Judiciary, on an order relative to that subject) was read and, on motion of Mr Rogers ordered, to lie on the table, and that

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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