Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P048B.pdf)
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instructing the Committee on State Lands to inquire into the expediency of allowing all persons, severally a sum of money not exceeding One Hundred Dollars, whose claims have been allowed and upon which no certificates have issued by the Land Agent, and also upon all claims which may hereafter be allowed under the Resolve of March 17, 1835, in favor of "Officers and Soldiers of the Revolutionary War, and Widows of deceased Officers and Soldiers" - read and passed in concurrence.
Order from the House of Representatives appointing a Joint Select Committee consisting, on the part of the House of Messrs Foster, Wardwell, Allen, Chase, Boothby, Potter, Soule, Gerry, Farley and Cogswell with such as the Senate may join, to inquire into the expediency of adopting and if any, what measures to call the attention of Congress to the subject fortifying our Rivers and Frontiers - read and passed and Messrs Talbot, Jarvis and Jewett are joined in concurrence.
Mr Talbot, from the Committee on Roads and Bridges, reported leave to withdraw on petition of the Inhabitants of Fryeburg. read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.
The Committee on Interior Waters reported order of notice on petition of John B. Morgan and others, - read and accepted in concurrence.
Mr Purinton from the Joint Select Committee to which was referred so much of the
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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