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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P240B.pdf)


to be engrossed as amended in concurrence

Mr Latham, from the Conferees on the part of the Senate on the disagreeing vote of the two Houses on the "Bill to increase the capital stock of the Maine Stage Company," reported that the Conferees were unable to agree upon a compromise, and recommended to the Senate to adhere to their vote indefinitely postponing said Bill -- read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence.

Mr. Weeks, from the Committee of Conference, to which was referred the subject of the disagreement of the two Houses on the "Bill to authorize the collection of interest on Executions," reported that the Conferees had agreed upon an amendment to strike out in the fifth line the words, "and cost," and recommended the passage of said Bill as thus amended -- which report was read and accepted, and said Bill was ordered to be reengrossed as thus amended. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Bill to abolish imprisonment for debt was read the second time, amended and referred to the next Legislature. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Bill to incorporate the proprietors of Smiths Block in Bangor came up from the House indefinitely postponed. The Senate insist on their vote passing the same to be engrossed and propose a conference and appoint as conferees on their part Messrs. Jarvis, Johnson and Miller. Sent down for concurrence.

Mr. Jarvis from the Joint Standing Committee on the Judiciary to which was referred the Resolution recently

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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