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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P101B.pdf)

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Reports on petition of Phineas R. Harford and John Harford, were, on motion of Mr Johnson taken up and recommitted with instructions to report a statements of facts and Resolve in favor of the petitioners. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Mr Clark from the Committee on Rail Roads and Canals reported notice to next Legislature on petition of Uriah Bailey and others - read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Mr Spear, from the Committee on Division and Alteration of Counties, reported notice to next Legislature on the petition of the Selectmen of Richmond - read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

The Committee on Division of Towns reported leave to withdraw on petition of Levi H. Pratt and others, read and accepted in concurrence.

Bill defining certain rights and duties of Rail Road Corporation was read the second time and amended and the same, on motion of Mr Benson, was ordered to lie on the table.

Bill to fix the compensation of Superintending School Committees came up. The House insisting on their former

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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