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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P032A.pdf)

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the President of the Convention and in presence of both Houses of the Legislature, took and subscribed the oaths required by the Constitution to qualify them to enter upon the discharge of their official duties, and the Convention separated.

In Senate, On motion of Mr Talbot, Ordered that a special message be sent to the Governor and Council, informing that Body that Jabez Bradbury, William Dunn, Seth Labaree and Joseph Johnson, have been duly elected Counsellors to advise the Governor in the Executive part of the Government for the current political year; and that they are duly qualified as the Constitution directs to enter upon the discharge of their Official duties. Which message was delivered by Mr Talbot.

On motion of Mr Clark, Ordered, that a special message be sent to the Governor and Council informing that Body that Asaph R. Nichols, having been duly elected Secretary of State, has signified his acceptance of that office, and readiness to take and subscribe the oaths required by the Constitution to qualify him to enter upon the discharge of his official duties. Which message was delivered by Mr Clark.

On motion of Mr Purinton, Ordered that so much of the Governor's message as relates to the appointment of Electors of President and Vice President of the United States be referred to a Joint Select Committee, consisting on the part of the Senate

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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