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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P225A.pdf)


"Resolve providing for Clerk hire the Adjutant Generals Office, -"- authorizing the Board of Internal Improvements to commence a geological Survey of the State, severally read the second time and passed to be engrossed in concurrence.

Bill to change the name of Bloomfield was read the second time, and the same, on motion of Mr. Johnson, was laid upon the table.

Mr. Benson, from the committee on Military Pensions, reported leave to withdraw on petition of Timothy Goldthwait - read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Resolve in favor of Patricktown plantation (laid on the table by Mr. Merrow) was read once and tomorrow, at nine o'clock , assigned for a second reading.


Afternoon. Met according to adjournment.

Bill to incorporate the Mechanics Bank, -"- to incorporate the Anson Bank came up - the House refusing the same a passage - and the same, on motion of Mr. Fish, were laid upon the table.

Mr Spear has leave of absence from and after Monday next, during the remainder of the session.

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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