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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P220A.pdf)


The Senate, on motion of Mr. Weeks, reconsider their vote of yesterday, refusing a passage to "Bill to increase the Capital Stock of the Freeman's Bank in Augusta -- and the question of passing the same to be engrossed was decided in the affirmative, as follows to wit: Yeas. Messrs. Benson, Clark, Fish, Jarvis Jewett, Kelsey, Latham, Mantor, McIntire, Robinson, Severance, Spear, Talbot and Weeks ______ 14 Nays. Messrs. Greene, Miller, Pierce, Parrington and Staples _______ 5 Sent down for concurrence.

Bill to set off a tract of land from Lewiston to Greene, was read the second time and indefinitely postponed. Sent down for concurrence.

The Senate, on motion of Mr. Parrington, reconsider their vote whereby they passed to be engrossed "Bill to change the names of certain persons", further amend the same and pass said Bill to be engrossed as amended Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Bill to incorporate the Machias Hotel Company, -"- to incorporate the Central Market House Company (as amended) severally read the second time and passed to be engrossed, in concurrence.


afternoon. Met according to adjournment. Bill to incorporate the Merrymeeting Boom Company, Resolve in favor of William D. Williamson, Nathaniel Clark and Joseph R. Abbot, Commissioners of the State Prison severally read the second time and passed to be engrossed. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred

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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