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Senate Journal 1837 (30-318514-P071B.pdf)


Talbot, Woodbury and Woodman ____15. Mr Staples moved to refer the Bill (the new draft) to the next Legislature And the question of reference to the next Legislature, was decided in the affirmative by yeas and nays, as follows, to wit: Yeas. Messrs. Benson, Carr, Ham, Higgins, Maqoun, Manning, Mildram, J. Redman, Edward Robinson, Elijah Robinson, Rogers, Severance, Smith, Staples, Strickland, Talbot and Whitney ___ 17. Nays. Messrs. Burr, Greene, Littlefield, J.R. Redman, Soule, Swift, Woodbury and Woodman ______ 8. of which the House was informed by message and its concurrence requested.

Bill additional to provide for the education of Youth (reported by Mr Greene, from the Committee on Literature and Literary Institutions to which said Bill had been referred:) Resolve relative to the distribution of the annual School funds (reported by the same gentleman from the same Committee, on an order relative to the apportionments of the Bank tax, among such cities, towns, and plantation as have neglected, to make returns of the number of their scholars:) severally read once and tomorrow eleven o'clock assigned for a second reading.

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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