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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P032B.pdf)

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of Messrs Purinton, Severance and Kelsey, with as the House my join. Concurred and Messrs Watts, Lane, Little, Wardwell, Russell, Eames, Conner, Doane, Mansur and Brown of East Machias are joined in concurrence.

Order from the House of Representatives, instructing the Committee on Manufactures to inquire into the expediency of so for changing the act passed February 7th 1825 exempting from taxation for the term of six years all property vested in manufacturing establishments of Cotton, Wool, Iron and Steel that no manufacturing Company here after to be incorporated, shall be privileged by the like exemption, read and passed in concurrence.

Order from the House of Representatives instructing the Committee on Banks and Banking to inquire into the expediency of so altering or amending an Act passed March 21. 1835 entitled an "Act to regulate Banks, by prohibiting the emission and circulation of Bank Bills or notes of a small denomination"; so that all persons and Corporations, that shall pass or offer to pass any of the Bills therein prohibited, shall be subject to the same penalties and forfeitures which persons and Corporations are now liable by said Act for receiving said Bills, - read and passed in concurrence.

Order from the House of Representatives, appointing a Joint Select Committee consisting on the part of the House of Messrs Baker, Bridges, Brown of East Machias, Comstock, Foster, Hobbs, Lippincott, Packard, Small and Whitney with such as the Senate may join, to inquire into the expediency of providing by law for the use of Broad Rimmed Wheels in the County of Washington,

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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