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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P186A.pdf)

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360 questions of thus referring, being ordered to be taken by yeas and nays was decided in the negative as follows, to wit: Yeas. Messrs. Allen Benson, Jarvis, Hewett, Manton, Merrow, Pierce, Spear, Strickland and Talbot 10 Nays. Messrs Clark, Fish, Fry, Greene, Kelsey, Latham, McIntire, Miller, Purrington, Staples, Swift and Weeks ----12 and said Bill was laid upon the table. The Committee on Engrossed Bills reported as correctly engrosssed, Resolve in favor of Alexander Boothby -"- in favor of Enock Cordwell -"- in favor of James W. Webster, -"- For the preservation of the Mars Hill Road -"- authorizing the acting Quarter Master General to Convey a lot of Land and to dispose of the Gunhouse in Bangor, and the same were severally finally Passed. [underlined]

The same Committee reported as correctly engrossed, Bill creating the Saco and Biddeford Village Corporation; -"- to authorize Jesse Russell Jr and Bernard L. Bailey to build a Dam across tide waters in the town of Woolwich, -"- to establish the Androscoggin Canal and Mill Company, -"- to incorporate the Eastport Manufacturing Company -"- to incorporate the Portland Granite Company -"- to incorporate the Pleasant River Iron Steal Company,

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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