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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P190A.pdf)

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368 Bill prohibiting the emissions and circulation of Bank Bills of the small denomination and certain others was taken up, -- and the question of adopting the amendment proposed yesterday by Mr. Merrow to strike out in the first section the words, "Passage of this Act." and insert in lieu thereof the words, first day of June next, being ordered to be taken by yeas and nays, was decided in the affirmative as follows, to wit Yeas [underlined] Messrs. Allen, Benson, Frye, Johnson, Mantor, McIntire, Merrow, Robinson, Severance, Spear, Strickland, Swift and Weeks ----- 13 Nays [underline] Messrs Clark, Fish, Greene, Jarvis, Jewett, Kelsey, Latham, Miller, Pierce, Purington, Staples and Talbot _____12 And the question of passing the same to be engrossed , as amended, was decided in the affirmative by yeas and nays, as follows, to wit. Yeas [underlined] Messrs. Allen, Clark, Fish, Frye, Greene, Jarvis, Jewett, Johnson, Kelsey, Latham, Mantor, McIntire, Merrow, Miller, Pierce, Spear, Staples, Strickland, Swift, Talbot, and Weeks __21 Nays [underline] Messrs Benson, Purinton, Robinson and Severance. __4. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Bill to incorporate with Mattanawcook Rail Road Corporation (reported by Mr. Clark, from the committee on Rail Roads and Canals, on petition of Josiah Towle and others) was read once and ordered, on motion of Mr. Fish, that three hundred copies of the same be printed for the use of the Legislature.

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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