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Senate Journal 1837 (30-318514-P077B.pdf)


Petition of R.H. Bridgham and others, praying for an Act to encourage the study of Anatomy - read and referred to the Joint Select Committee to which was referred the petition of D.H. Minck [?] and others. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Petition of Samuel Wheeler and others, praying for the repeal of the law regulating the practice of Physic and Surgery - read and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, in concurrence.

Petition of Thomas A. Hill and others, praying that the Surplus Revenue may be appropriated for the purpose of constructing a Rail Roads to commence at the New Hampshire line and continue eastward through the State and the proceeds thereof be appropriated for the benefits schools; Resolve of the town of Orono in relation to the Surplus Revenue - severally read and referred to the Committee that have that subject under consideration, in concurrence.

Petition of Ruel Williams and others, praying to be incorporated by the name of the Maine Rail Road Company to construct a Rail Road from Bangor, through Augusta, Hallowell, Gardiner, Portland to New Hampshire line - read and referred to the Committee on Rail

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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