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Senate Journal 1837 (30-318514-P067B.pdf)


Monday, January 30, 1837.

A communication was received from Asa Redington Jun. Treasurer elect, signifying his acceptance and transmitting the Bond required by the Constitution - read and referred to the Joint Select Committee to which was referred the Treasurers Report. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

On motion of Mr Robinson of Kennebec, Ordered, that Messrs. Robinson of Kennebec, Ham, Greene, Burr and Maqoun be a Committee with such as the House may join, to report the time, place and manner to be prescribe by the Legislature of this State in making choice of a Senator from this State, in the Senate of the United States - read and passed. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred and Messrs. Barker of Limerick, Potter of Sebago, Hamlin of Hiram, Stevens of Pittston, Russell of Norridgewock, Small of Bradford, Hinkley of Bluehill, Parsons of Westport, Chase of Camden and McLellan of Eastport, are joined.

Petition of Charles Jarvis and others, a Committee of the town of Ellsworth, praying that the Surplus Revenue, allotted to Maine may be apportioned to the several cities, towns and plantations according to the population read and referred to the Joint Select Committee, that have under consideration so much of the Governor's message

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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