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Senate Journal 1834 (30-318511-P177A.pdf)

340 The further consideration of the Bill enlarging the jurisdiction of Justices of the Peace in civil cases was resumed and further amended Mr Cogswell moved to refer said Bill to next Legislature. And the question of so referring was taken by yeas and nays and decided in the affirmative, as follows, to wit: Yeas, Messrs Bradbury, Bridgeham, Brown, Cogswell, Chandler, Emmons, Farnham, Groton, Labaree, Manning, Porter, Prescott, Read, Rogers, Smith and Williamson 16 Nays Messrs Allen Cobb Frye Howard, Kalsey, Knowlton and Tobin - 7 Sent down for concurrence

Resolve in favour of Mark Harris, Treasurer of State laid on the table Mr Porter was read a second time and committed to a Joint Special Committee, consisting on the part of the Senate of Messrs Smith and Manning, with such as the House may join. Sent down for concurrence.

Concurred and Messrs are joined

Resolve in favor of Reuel Williams came up from the House of Representatives recommitted with instructions to report a statement of facts.

The Senate reconsider their vote passing said Resolve to be engrossed and recommit the same in concurrence


Attest William Trafton, Secretary

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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