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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P043A.pdf)

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Minot and Holmes of Alfred, with such as the Senate may join, to inquire into the expediency of establishing a Library for the use of the Legislature, read and passed and Messrs Clark, Purinton, Robinson, Fish and Talbot are joined in concurrence.

Order from the House of Representatives, requiring the Committee on Public Buildings to consider the expediency of laying a stone walk from the Gate in front of the State House to the north line of the State lot, and ascertaining the probable expense of the same, read and passed in concurrence.

Order from the House of Representatives, instructing the Committee on so much of the Governor's Message as relates to Silkworms to inquire into the expediency of passing an Act or Resolve granting a bounty upon Mulberry trees and also upon Cocoons raised within the State. read and passed in concurrence.

Resolve authorizing the Governor to obtain the consent of Congress to lay out a road across the Arsenal Lot (introduced in the House) was read once and tomorrow at ten o'clock assigned for a second reading.

Adjourned. Attest William Trafton, Secretary.

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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