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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P044B.pdf)

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of each officer and private, who actually perform duty on days of company drill and review at the rate of Two Dollars per day for such Officers, and one dollar per day for such private, and report by Bill or otherwise forthwith, - read and passed in concurrence.

On motion of Mr. Benson, Ordered, that the Committee on the Judiciary be instructed to inquire into the expediency of altering, amending or repealing an Act for the relief of Poor Debtors, approved March 24, 1835. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Petition of Samuel Weston and others, praying for an Act of incorporation by the name of the Fairfield Land and Mill Company - read and referred to the Committee on Manufactures. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Petition of Henry H. Boody and others, praying for the abolishment of Capital Punishments - read and referred to the Joint Select Committee that have that subject under consideration. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Petition of Anson G. Chandler and others, praying to be incorporated for the purpose of removing obstructions in the St. Croix River to facilitate the constructing of Canals on the borders of said River, read and referred to the Committee on Canal and Rail Roads. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Remonstrance of John Francis and others, inhabitants of the town of Leeds against setting off a part of said town to Greene, read and referred

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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