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Senate Journal 1834 (30-318511-P162A.pdf)

310 of altering the lines of Counties (reported by Mr. Cobb from the Select Committee of this Board, on an order relative to that subject) was read once and a passage refused.

Bill additional to repeal certain provisions of an "Act establishing and regulating the fees of the several officers and other persons therein mentioned (laid on the table by Mr. Rogers) was read and ordered to lie on the table.

Bill additional to an Act for the abolition of imprisonment of honest debtors for debt was read a second time and amended, and a passage refused. Sent down for concurrence.

The Committee on Literature and Literary Institutions reported reference to next Legislature on petition of Asher Ware & Nathan Weston Jr read and accepted, in concurrence.

On motion of Mr. Farnham, ordered, that as the Joint Standing Committee on Literature and Literary Institutions, have no business before them, they now be discharged from any further duties as such Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Bill additional to incorporate the proprietors of the Bangor Pier Corporation (reported by the Committee on Turnpikes, Bridges & Canals on petition of the Bangor Pier Corporation, was read once & Wednesday next at eleven o'clock assigned for a second reading.

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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