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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P138A.pdf)

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and Oldtown Rail Road, severally read, and the same, on motion of Mr. Fish were ordered to lie on the table.

On motion of Mr. Jewett, Ordered, that the Joint Standing Committee on Banks and Banking be directed to inquire what additional provisions are necessary to regulate Banks and Banking; also to inquire into the expediency of prohibiting the circulation of the notes and checks of the United States Bank incorporated by the Legislature of the State of Pensylvania [Pennsylvania] and approved Feb. 18, 1836. with leave to report by Bill or otherwise. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Mr. Johnson from the Joint Select Committee to which was referred the petition of Eleazar Colburn and others, reported that said petitioners have leave to withdraw their petition - read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence.

Mr. Jewett from the Committee on Incorporation of Towns reported reference to next Legislature on petition of Nathan Philips and others - read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Mr. Talbot, from the Committee on Roads and Bridges reported notice to next Legislature on petition of Elisha Pettengill and others and Russell Blackwell and others -

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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