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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P105B.pdf)

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Division of Towns reported leave to withdraw on petition of John H. White and others - read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Report of the Joint Select Committee on Banks and Banking was taken up and accepted. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Order from the House of Representatives instructing the Committee on the Judiciary to inquire into the expediency of enacting a law, empowering the purchaser of real estate, which shall be found to be encumbered by mortgage, by deed of warranty from the mortgage, to recover back the amount he shall have paid for the same, or so much thereof as will discharge said incumbrance before eviction; and further to empower such purchaser before eviction to have the amount due on such mortgage offset in any action brought on any security he may have given as a consideration for such real estate - read and passed in concurrence.

Bill concerning Corporations came up from the House amended. The Senate adopt the proposed amendments and further amend said Bill and pass the same to be engrossed as amended. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

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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