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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P121A.pdf)

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230. Friday February 19, 1836

On motion of Mr Talbot; Ordered that the Messenger of the Senate be requested at all times previous to the hour of prayers, to give notice to all persons in the entries and lobbys adjourning the Senate Chamber and that during the time of prayers, he be requested, as much as possible, to prevent persons from coming in and going out with all other noise and disturbance inconsistent with the devotional services.

Order from the House of Representatives, instructing the Committee on the Judiciary to inquire into the expediency of providing by law for ceding to the United States jurisdiction over sites, or places designated "for the erection of forts, magazines, arsenals, dockyards and other needful buildings" and to enable the United States to hold lands for such purposes - read and passed in concurrence.

Order from the House of Representatives instructing the Committee on the Judiciary to inquire into the expediency of altering or abolishing the Salary or compensation of Reporter of the decisions of the Supreme Judicial Court of this State - read and passed in concurrence.

Order from the House of Representatives, directing 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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