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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P041A.pdf)

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70.

Tuesday January 19. 1836.

The Senate on motion of Mr Purinton, reconsider their vote of yesterday, whereby passed to be engrossed as amended. Bill creating the Village of Brunswick into a corporation for certain purposes and further amend said Bill and pass the same to be engrossed as amended, Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

A message was received from the Governor transmitting the Report on "reconnaisance for a Rail Road from the coast of Maine to Quebec by S. H. Long Lt. Col: U. S. Engineers, - and said Report on motion of Mr Talbot was ordered to lie on the table; and ordered on motion of Mr Severance that One thousand copies be printed for the use of the Legislature.

A communication was received from the Secretary of State, exhibiting the returns of the Inspectors of Fish made to the Secretary's office also a list of the names of those Inspectors that have failed to make such returns, - read and referred to the Committee on Interior Fisheries. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Mr Clark from the Committee on Canals and Rail Roads reported order of notice on petition of John Fuller and others, - read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Mr Jewett from the Committee on Incorporation of Towns reported order of notice on petition of John Strout and others, read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Bill to abolish imprisonment for debt (laid upon

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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