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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P055B.pdf)

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the Committee on Agriculture to inquire into the expediency of so altering the law authorizing the Treasurer of State to pay to the Treasurer of any Agricultural Society "certain moneys in the month of September," so that said money may be paid "in the months of September and October" - read and passed in concurrence.

Petition of William Frost and others, praying for the abolishment of Capital Punishments - read and referred to the Committee that have that subject under consideration. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred

Petition of Sullivan Dwight and others, praying for an Act for a private burying ground - read and referred to the Committee on Parishes in concurrence.

Petition of John Attian and others, Indians of the Ponobscot [Penobscot] Tribe, praying for aid in their Agricultural pursuits - read and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, in concurrence.

Petition of the Selectmen and Clerk of the town of Perry, praying that John Curtis may be permitted to reside on the State's land in said Perry - read and referred to the Committee on State Lands in concurrence.

Petition of Edward Smith and others, praying to be incorporated for the purpose of constructing Dams &c on Sandy Stream - read and referred to the Committee on Interior Waters in concurrence.

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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