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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P187B.pdf)

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"Section 7. Be it further enacted, That the provisions of this Act shall not take effect, unless a majority of the voters of the several Cities, towns and plantations in this State shall so determine at their annual meetings in September next;" and the question of adopting said amendment was decided in the negative by yeas and nays as follows, to wit;

Yeas. Messrs, Greene, Latham, Mantor, Merrow, Miller, Spear, Strickland and Swift --- 8.

Nays. Messrs. Allen, Benson, Clark, Fish, Frye, Jarvis, Jewett, Kelsey, McIntire, Pierce, Purrington, Robinson, Severance, Talbot and Weeks, 15

And said Bill passed to be engrossed. Sent down for concurrence.

Bill additional to an Act directing the method of laying out and making provision for the repair and amendment of highways was read the second time, and the same, on motion of Mr. Clark was laid upon the table.

Bill to incorporate the Bangor and Moosehead Lake Stage Company, (laid on the table by Mr. Kelsey)

- " -additional concerning Corporations (introduced in the House) severally read once and tomorrow at ten o'lock assigned for a second reading.

Resolve providing for Clerk hire in the Adjutant Generals office (laid on the table by Mr. Strickland) was read once and referred to the Committee on the Militia.

Mr. Greene, from the Committee on the Judiciary, reported leave to withdraw on petition of Arthur McArthur, and others, John Lee (and others, and M.F. Kimball and others; and legislation inexpedient

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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