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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P233A.pdf)


Wednesday. March 30, 1836.

Bill to extend the time of holding the annual review of the Militia of this State, -"- to incorporate the Maine Manual Labor High School and Pattern Farm Company. Resolve making appropriations for military purposes, severally read the second time and passed to be engrossed, in concurrence.

Bill in addition to an act to secure to owners their property in logs, masts, spars and other timber. -"- to incorporate the New York City and Portland Exchange Granite Company, -"- to incorporate the Norridgewock Mill Dam Company, -"- concerning assignments, severally read the second time and amended and the same were passed to be engrossed as amended. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Resolve in favor of Patrick town plantation was taken up, read the second time and passed to be engrossed. Sent down for concurrence.

Bill to establish the Bangor Female Orphan Alyssum was read the second time and committed to the Committee on the Judiciary. Sent down for concurrence.

Bill to abolish imprisonment for debt was taken up and amended by adding sections 3, 4 and 5; and changing section 3 ( in the original Bill) to sec. 6 - and ordered, on motion of Mr. Fish, that 300 copies of said Bill be printed for the use of the Legislature.

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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