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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P073A.pdf)

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On motion of Mr Jarvis, Ordered, that twenty eight copies of Lieut. Col. Long's Report of a Reconnoissance for a Rail Raid from Quebec to the Atlantic be distributed to each member of the Senate, fifty six copies to the President of the Senate, the same number of copies to the Speaker of the House, seven copies to each member of the House of Representatives and to each of the officers of State, twenty five copies to be deposited in the Library and the remainder be deposited in the Office of the Secretary of State, to be distributed in such manner as the Governor and Council shall from time to time direct. Sent down for concurrence.

On motion of Mr. Greene, Ordered, that the Committee on the Judiciary be instructed to inquire into expediency of providing by law, for the appointment by the Governor and Council, of a Commissioner or Commissioners in any State when it may be deemed necessary, before whom Deeds and other instruments to be recorded in this State, may be acknowledged, and before whom depositions to be used in this State may be taken. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Order from the House of Representatives, appointing a Joint Standing Committee on the Library, consisting of the part of the House of Messrs. Holmes of Winthrop, Fletcher of Thomaston and Stone of Brunswick with such as the Senate may join. Read and passed, and Messrs. Greene and

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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