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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P269B.pdf)


Resolve for finishing the Gun house in Eastport, -"- for the payment of Clerk hire in the Adjutant General Office, -"- authorizing the Board of Internal Improvements to commence a Geological Survey of the State, -"- in favor of William D. Williamson, Nathaniel Clark and Joseph R. Abbott, Commissioners of State Prison, -"- in favor of Argyle plantation, -"- in relation to an Arsenal of Construction to be established at Augusta, -"- for the payment of accounts against the State, -"- for the relief of Solomon Littlefield, -"- making permanent provision for the Reports of the decisions of the Supreme Judicial Courts and establishing the title of said Reports, -"- authorizing the acting Quarter Master General to convey a lot of land and to dispose of the Gun house in Wiscasset, -"- making appropriations for certain military purposes, -"- authorizing the Secretary of State to procure and distribute certain Documents, -"- extending the time of an act for the encouragement of agriculture, Horticulture and Manufactures, -"- authorizing the appointment of a Superintendent of Public Buildings, -"- in favor of John Hodsdon, -"- authorizing the Treasurer to dispose of certain articles belonging to the State, -"- in favor of Robert Maxwell, -"- concerning the North Eastern Territory of the United States claimed by Great Britain, -"- concerning the State Prison,

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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