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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P026A.pdf)

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Memorial of Directors and Stockholders in Manufacturers Bank in Saco. respecting the Act prohibiting the emission and circulation of Bank Bills of a small denomination severally read and referred to the Committee on Banks and Banking. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Order from the House of Representatives instructing the Committee on Canals and Rail Roads to inquire into the expediency of a general Act in relation to petitions for acts of incorporation for Canal and Rail Road Companies; also to inquire into the expediency of a general Act, defining the rights and duties of Canal and Rail Road Corporations. - read and passed in concurrence.

Order from the House of Representatives instructing the Committee on State Lands to inquire into the expediency of appropriating a quantity of lands to supply the deficiency "for the benefit of certain Officers and Soldiers of the Revolutionary War, and the widows of the deceased Officers and Soldiers" - read and passed in concurrence.

Order from the House of Representatives instructing the Committee on State Lands to inquire whether any errors or frauds have occurred in the selection or assignment of the lands under a Resolve of the last Legislature "for the benefit of the Officers and Soldiers of the Revolutionary War, and the widows of such deceased officers and soldiers" - read and passed in concurrence.

Order from the House of Representatives requesting the Committee on the Judiciary to inquire into the expediency of providing by law for the improvements of real estate held as dower, so that the improvements may be secured

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: 1836

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