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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P102A.pdf)

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vote postponing the same indefinitely The Senate still insist on their former vote and propose a Conference and appoint as Conferees on their part Messrs Benson, Talbot and Greene. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred and the House appoint Messrs Hobbs, Cogswell and Wilson as Conferees on their part.

Bill additional to regulate Banks, by prohibiting the emission and circulation of Bank Bills or notes of a small denomination was taken up and farther considered. Mr Merrow moved to strike out the sixth section; and the question of so amending, being ordered by yeas and nays was decided in the negative as follows, to wit, Yeas. Messrs. Allen, Benson, McIntire, Merrow, Miller, Pierce and Severance 7. Nays. Messrs. Clark, Frye, Greene, Jarvis, Johnson, Kelsey, Mantor, Purinton, Staples, Strickland and Talbot 11. Said Bill was further amended, and the same on motion of Mr Merrow was committed to a Select Committee, consisting of Messrs Merrow, Benson and Purinton with instructions to report said Bill in a new draft as amended.

Bill additional to incorporate the Cumberland Steam Navigation Company (reported by Mr Jarvis from the Committee on Banks and Banking on petition of James C. Churchill and others;) Bill to incorporate Athen's Academy

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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