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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P092A.pdf)

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Monday, February 8, 1836.

Order from the House of Representatives, instructing the Committee on the Judiciary to inquire whether any further provisions are necessary to be made in the existing laws in relation to the assessment and collection of taxes - read and passed in concurrence.

Order from the House of Representatives appointing Messrs. Soule, Bodwell, Sewall, Lake, Scammon, Lennan and Shaw of Orono a Committee with such as the Senate may join to ascertain when the several Committees, of this Legislature will have so accomplished the business before them as to enable said Body to hold two sessions as day - read and passed and Messrs. Jewett, Johnson and Miller are joined in concurrence.

Memorial of John Ruggles in behalf of the proprietors of the Thomaston Bridge against the petition of John Creighton and others - read and referred to the Committee on Roads and Bridges. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Petitions of Joseph Butterfield and others, praying for a law regulating the purchase of Burying grounds; Petition of John Sear's and others praying to be incorporated for the purpose of buying and selling the Common articles of merchandise severally read and referred to the committee on

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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