Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P126A.pdf)
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Saturday, February 20, 1836.
Order from the House of Representatives instructing the Committee on the Judiciary to consider of the expediency of limiting, by law, the length of time when fences and other fixtures shall be deemed and taken as the boundary lines on any public grounds or highways in case of any uncertainty as to the true boundary thereof - read and passed in concurrence.
Order from the House of Representatives, instructing the Committee on Literature and Literary Institutions to inquire into the expediency of revising all the Statutes relating to Schools; and also further inquire into the expediency of providing that a report of the condition of the schools within this State, accompanied by an abstract of the school returns, be annually made to the Legislature - read and passed in concurrence.
Petition of Levi Culter and others, praying for an additional Act to incorporate the Casco and Kennebec Canal Company - read and referred to the Committee on Rail Roads and Canals. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.
Petition of Patricktown plantation praying for assistance on County Road - read and referred to the Delegation from Waldo, in concurrence.
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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