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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P220B.pdf)


Bill additional to increase the tax on Banks (laid on the table by Mr. Miller) was read once and the same on motion of Mr. Fish, was laid upon the table.

Bill to prohibit agencies for Banks out of the State, private Banking and regulating Banks and Banking, -"- to increase the Capital Stock of the Machias Water Power and Mill Company, -"- to incorporate the Erosophian Adelphi of Waterville College, -"- further regulating Banks and Banking, Resolve additional for the benefit of the Blind, -"- in relation to an arsenal of Construction to be established at Augusta, severally read the second time and passed to be engrossed, in concurrence.

Bill in addition to an act for the preservation of Salmon, Shad and Alewives in the Penobscot River Bay and their tributary waters was read the second time and amended, and passed to be engrossed. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Mr. Jarvis, from the Committee on Banks and Banking, reported the following Bills, to wit: Bill to incorporate the George Bank ( on petition of William Singer and others,) -"- to incorporate the Nequemkeag Bank (on petition of Samuel Redington and others) -"- to incorporate the Oxford Bank ( on petition of Judah Dana and others) -"- to incorporate the Stillwater Manufacturers Bank, (on petition of Robert M.N. Smith and others) -"- to increase the Capital Stock of the Bangor Commercial Bank ( on petition of the Directors of said Bank,)

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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