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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P051B.pdf)

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91. Friday January 22, 1836. A message was received from the Governor transmitting the Report of the Commissioners appointed under the resolve relating to the State Prison. Ordered, on the motion of Mr. Purinton that 1000 copies of said Report be printed for the use of the Legislature. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

On motion of Mr. Mr. Fish, The Senate reconsider their vote on Wednesday whereby they passed in concurrence an order directing the Committee on State Lands to inquire into the expediency of so far changing the Resolve of March 17, 1835, in favor of certain officers and soldiers of the Revolutionary War, that each officer and soldier that enlisted for the term of three years or during the war and were honorably discharged and widows of the same, be entitled to the benefits of that Act" and ordered that same lie on the table.

Resolve requiring a return of the names of Stockholders in the Banks in this State (introduced in the House) was read once and referred to the Committee on Banks and Banking. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Petition of Edward Savage and others, praying to be incorporated as the Maine Silk Culture and Manufacturing Company - read and referred to the Committee on Manufactures. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Petition of Asa Clark and others, praying to be incorporated by the name of the "Norridgewock

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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