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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P226B.pdf)


Bill to incorporate the Anson Bank, on motion of Mr. Jarvis was taken up. The Senate nonconcur the House in refusing said Bill a passage and insist on their vote passing the same to be engrossed. Sent down for concurrence.

The Committee on Engrossed Bills reported as correctly engrossed Resolve in favor of Argyle plantation, Mr. Merrow moved to postpone the same indefinitely and the question of indefinite postponement, being ordered to be taken by yeas and nays, was decided in the negative as follows, to wit: Yeas. Messrs. Allen, Latham, Mantor, Merrow, Miller, Spear, Staples and Weeks ________ 8 Nays. Messrs. Clark, Fish, Greene, Jarvis, Johnson, Kelsey, McIntire, Pierce, Robinson, Severance and Talbot _______ 11. and the same was finally passed.

The same committee reported as correctly engrossed Resolve in relation to an arsenal of Construction to be established at Augusta, -"- for finishing the Gunhouse in Eastport, -"- providing for Clerk hire the Adjutant Generals Office, -"- in favor of William D. Williamson, Nathaniel Clark, and Joseph R. Abbot, Commissioners of State Prison, -"- additional for the benefit of the Blind, and the same were severally finally passed.

The same Committee reported as correctly engrossed Bill to incorporate the Mattanawcock Rail Road Corporation, -"- to incorporate the Frankfort Marine Railway Company

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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