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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P042A.pdf)

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Petition of Phineas Ashman and others; -"- of Edmund Paul and others, praying for a Rail Road from Belfast to Solon thence to the Canada line, severally read and referred to the Committee on Canals and Rail Roads in concurrence.

Petition of Sewall Cram, praying to be admitted to practice at the Courts of Common Pleas in this State came up from the House referred to a Joint Select Committee. - the Senate nonconcur with the House in their reference, and refer the same to the Committee on the Judiciary. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Petition of William Clark and others, praying to be incorporated as a Granite Quarrying Company. - read and referred to the Committee on Manufactures, in concurrence.

Petition of Fisdale Deane and others praying for the passage of an Act for the preservation of Salmon, Shad and Alewives in Penobscot Bay and River and their tributary streams, - read and referred to the Committee on Interior Fisheries in concurrence.

On motion of Mr Spear. Ordered that the Committee on Manufactures be instructed to inquire into the expediency of amending the Law relative to Lime and Lime Casks, so that their shall be a penalty for selling or offering for sale Lime casks which are not according to law, Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Order from the House of Representatives, instructing the Committee on the Judiciary to inquire into the expediency of punishing by fine or otherwise, Town and Plantation Clerks in every case, in which said

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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