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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P125A.pdf)

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relative to bail, submitted with a report on the proceedings of the last Legislature, relative to the punishment of death and also on sundry petitions and memorials for the abolition of the same - by Mr Purinton from the Joint Select Committee on Capital Punishment - read and ordered, on motion of Mr. Purinton, that one thousand copies of the report with the Resolve be printed for the use of the Legislature. Sent down for concurrence.

Bill to repeal the incorporation of the Proprietors of the Fryeburg Canal; -"- additional to incorporate the Moosehead Lake Steam Navigation Company; -"- to incorporate the Penobscot Steam Navigation Company; severally read the second time and passed to be engrossed. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Bill to incorporate the Bethel Bridge Company; -"- to incorporate the Portland Exchange Company; -"- to incorporate the Hancock and Penobscot Rail Road Company, severally read the second time and passed to be engrossed, as amended. Sent down for concurrence, Concurred.

Bill in relation to petitions for Acts of Incorporation for any Turnpike, Ca

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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