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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P044A.pdf)

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Order from the House of Representatives instructing the Committee on the Judiciary to inquire into the expediency of so amending the law passed March 11, 1834, as to fix data for taking valuations of property for the purpose of building & repairing School Houses - read and passed in concurrence,

Order from the House of Representatives, instructing the Committee on the Judiciary to inquire into the expediency of providing by law for remuneration to individuals for damage by them sustained in consequence of riots or mobs by the town or the city in which the same may occur, by a tax assessed on the polls of its inhabitants, read and passed in concurrence.

Order from the House of Representatives instructing the Committee on Literature and Literary Institutions to inquire into the expediency of prohibiting by law the infliction of corporal punishment on the students of the Colleges and Academies of this State, - and also to inquire into the expediency of introducing some principle or power in the government of schools other than that of the caprice and will of the Instructors thereof, - read and passed in concurrence,

Order from the House of Representatives, instructing the Committee on the Militia to inquire into the expediency of amending the Militia Law passed March 8th, 1834. so as to exempt all privates liable to do military duty above the age of twenty five years from the performance of any other Military service, than that required on the day of annual Inspection; and also further to amend, so as to provide for the compensation

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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