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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P215B.pdf)


Reports of the Council thereon, came up from the House referred to the Joint Select Committee to which was referred the Resolve in favor of John Hodsdon -- read and referred, in concurrence

Mr. Jewett, from the Conferees on the part of the Senate, on the subject of difference between the two Houses on the Bill entitled "an act establishing the Salary of the attorney General, made a report recommending that the Senate adhere to their vote passing said Bill to be engrossed - read and accepted. Sent down.

Bill to encourage the culture of Silk in this state (reported by Mr. McIntire from the Joint Select Committee on so much of the Governor's message as related to raising Silkworms and the manufacture of silk and on an order relative to a bounty on Mulberry trees) read once, and on motion of Mr. Benson, ordered that one thousand copies of the Report and Bill be printed for the use of the Legislature.

Bill to increase the Capital Stock of the Calais Bank was read the second time. and the question of passing the same to be engrossed was decided in the negative (passage refused) as follows to wit. Yeas. Messrs. Benson, Fish, Jarvis, Jewett, McIntire, Merrow, Robinson, Severance, and Talbot 9. Nays. Messrs. Allen, Clark, Greene, Johnson, Latham, Miller, Pierce, Purrington, Strickland, Swift, and Weeks 11. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Bill to increase the Capital Stock of the Union Bank was read the second time --- And the question

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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