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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P097B.pdf)

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Wednesday, February 10, 1836.

Mr Frye from the Committee on Manufactures to which was referred the petition of William Freeman and others made a report asking to be discharged from the further consideration of said petition and recommended the reference thereof to the Committee on Interior Waters - read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

On motion of Mr Benson the Bill defining certain rights and duties of Rail Road Corporations was taken up and tomorrow at ten o clock assigned for a second reading.

Bill to incorporate the Trustees of Freedom Academy (reported by Mr Purinton from the Committee on Literature and Literary Institutions on petition of Joseph Hockey & others; Bill to establish the Piscataqua Ferry Company (reported in the House by the Committee on Waters, on petition of Charles Stimpson and others; Resolve in favor of William Jordan Jr. - (reported in the House by the Committee on Military Pensions on petition of William Jordan - severally read once and to-morrow at ten o clock assigned for a second reading.

Bill repealing an Act to prevent frauds in the inspection of fish was read the second time and passed to be engrossed 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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