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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P045B.pdf)

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Militia to which was referred Resolve providing for the purchase of a site for the Gunhouse in Paris, reported that the same be indefinitely postponed - read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence, Concurred.

Mr. Merrow, from the Committee on Division of Towns, reported order of notice on petition of Caleb Gilman and others, - leave to withdraw on petition of Nathaniel Brackett and others, - & notice to next Legislature on Petition of Peleg Mitchell and others, - read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Mr. Miller from the Committee on Interior Waters reported order of notice on petition of Thomas Chase and others, and on petition of Samuel Little and others, read and accepted, - Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Mr. Fish, from the Committee on State Lands, reported leave withdraw on petition of Joseph P. Martin, - read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Bill to abolish imprisonment for debt was taken up. Mr. Benson moved the reference of said Bill to the Committee on the Judiciary and the question of referring, being ordered to be taken by yeas and nays, was decided in the negative, as follows to wit, Yeas, Messrs Benson, Greene, Jarvis, Johnson, McIntire, Robinson and Severance. - 7.

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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