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Senate Journal 1825 (30-318504-P023A.pdf)

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[1825 January 10.]

[Petitions referred]

to increase their Capital Stock, was read and referred to the Committee on Banks and Banking. Sent down for concurrence and came up concurred.

Petition of the Selectmen of Sangerville to have their doings made valid, was read and referred to the Committee on New Trials. Sent down for concurrence and came up concurred.

Petition of Foxcroft Academy for Legislative aid, was read and referred to the Committee on Literature and Literary Institutions. Sent down for concurrence and came up concurred.

Petition of Benj. Gray and others to be set off from the town of Sedgwick and annexed to the town of Bluehill;

Petition of John Douglass and others of No 11 in Washington County to be incorporated into a new town; and

Petition of James Parker and others of Litchfield, that part of said town may be annexed to Hallowell, referred in the House to the Committee on towns, came up for concurrence, were read and concurred.

[Convention]

The two Houses then met in Convention when Elias Stowell Esqr. a Councillor elect, came in and took and subscribed the oaths required by the Constitution to qualify him to enter upon the duties of the Office; when the two Houses separated.

[Message to the Governor]

Mr. Holland was then charged with a message to the Governor informing him

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: 1825

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