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Senate Journal 1837 (30-318514-P048A.pdf)


Bill for the removal of the seat of government from Augusta to Portland (introduced in the House) was read once, and the same on motion of Mr Benson was laid upon the table till tomorrow at eleven o'clock - and ordered on motion of Mr Severance, that 300 copies of said Bill, with the amendment adopted by the House be printed for the use of the Legislature.


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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