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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P230B.pdf)


On motion of Mr. Merrow, Ordered, that the Secretary be directed to make up the daily pay of Levi Johnson, from the day the Secretary was directed to notify him of his election as a member of the Senate.

Order from the House of Representatives, appointing two from each County, consisting of Messrs Lord of Buxton, Holmes of Alfred, Lyman of Portland, Stone of Brunswick, Sewall of Bath, Rerwett [?] of Jefferson, Morgan of Surry, Lake of Bucksport, Cram of New Sharon, Scammon of Pittston, Dillingham of Turner, Stanley of Dixfield, Smith of Palmyra, Steward of Anson, Hamlin of Hampden, Shaw of Orono, Cummingham of Swanville, Milliken of Lincolnville, Foster of Pembroke and Hobbs of Eastport a Committee on the part of the House, with such as the Senate may join, to report to the Legislature what new Banks and increase of Capital of Banks ought to be granted from among the number now pending before the Legislature and not disposed of ----- read and passed and Messrs. McIntire, Jewett, Merrow, Benson, Jarvis, Talbot, Strickland, Johnson, Miller, and Fish are joined in concurrence.

Order from the House of Representatives, instructing the Committee on accounts to inquire into the expediency of repealing "an act or any part of an "act to encourage the destruction of wolves and bears," approved March 6th, 1835 -- read & the same was ordered to lie on the table.

Mr. Benson, from the Committee on the Judiciary, reported reference to next Legislature on an order relative to altering the act to provide for the instruction of youth

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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