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Senate Journal 1837 (30-318514-P033B.pdf)


to be observed in the Senate during the current political year, made a report, which was read and accepted.

On motion of Mr Benson, Ordered, that the Secretary of the Senate, procure three hundred copies of the Rules and Orders to be printed for the use of the Senate.

The Secretary of State laid upon the table the returns of votes, given in the several towns and plantations in the County of Hancock, in relation to establishing the Judicial Courts at Castine, Bluehill or Ellsworth, in said County, and the same were referred to the Committee on Division and Alteration of Counties. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

On motion of Mr Mildram Ordered, that the Senate hold one session a day, commencing at half past ten o'clock, in the forenoon till otherwise ordered.


Attest, William Trafton, Secretary.

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: 1837

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