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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P033A.pdf)

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read and passed and Messrs Talbot, Clark and Fish are joined in concurrence.

Order from the House of Representatives instructing the Committee on the Judiciary to inquire into the expediency of enlarging the equity powers of the Supreme Judicial Court, - read and passed in concurrence.

Order from the House of Representatives, instructing the Committee on the Judiciary to inquire into the expediency of so amending the "Act respecting the attachment of property on mesne process and directing the issuing, extending and serving of Executions" that all Executions issuing from the Supreme Judicial Court, be made returnable at the end of three months, unless said Court shall sit in the County where said Executions may be issued within that time and in that case be made returnable to the next Court - read and passed in concurrence.

Order from the House of Representatives instructing the Committee on the Judiciary to inquire into the expediency of abolishing the office of the Reporter of the Judicial Decisions. read and passed in concurrence.

Order from the House of Representatives, instructing the Committee on the Judiciary to inquire into the expediency of prohibiting by law, County Commissioners from acting as Agents or Committees to expend money assessed by themselves for making or repairing roads within their several Counties, - read and passed in concurrence.

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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