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Senate Journal 1834 (30-318511-P153A.pdf)


Academy came up from the House indefinitely postponed. The Senate reconsider their vote passing this Bill to be engrossed and indefinitely postpone the same in concurrence.

Mr Turnham from the Committee on Literature and Literary institutions reported leave to withdraw on petition of John Blunt and others, read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence.

Mr Farnsworth, from the Committee on Turnpikes, Bridge & Canals, reported notice to next Legislature on petition of William Woodman and others, read & accepted. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Petition of Cyrus Moore and others for a Canal from Pushaw to Matawankeag point point, read and referred to the Committee on Turnpikes, Bridges and Canals, in concurrence.

Petition of Adam Powers and others praying for Legislature aid in protecting pickerel in Sibley's pond and its tributary waters, read and referred to the Committee on Interior Fisheries, in concurrence.

Mr Farnsworth a member of the Senate from the tenth Senatorial District, laid upon the table the following communication, to wit to the President of the Senate: Having been appointed Judge of Probate for the County of Somerset, and it being necessary to enter upon the duties of that office, I would therefore respectfully tender my resignation of the office of Senator for the County of Somerset.

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: 1834

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