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Senate Journal 1825 (30-318504-P024A.pdf)

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[1825 January 10]

referred in the House to the Committee who have under consideration the subject of the Court of Sessions, came up for concurrence was read and concurred.

[Committee on a law concerning travelling on the ice &c]

Order of the House that Messrs. Leonard, Hathaway & Carpenter be a Committee with such as the Senate may join, to enquire into the expediency of some provision by law for rendering the travel on the ice near Penobscot River, at the several ferry ways thereon safe and convenient, with leave to report by Bill or otherwise, came up for concurrence, was read and concurred and Messrs. Shepard & Kelsey were joined.

[Petition referred]

Petition of a Committee in behalf of Plantation No. 4 in Oxford County for authority to sell Ministerial and School Lands, referred in the House to the Committee on New Trials, came up for concurrence, was read and concurred.

[Committee on the law relating to Trespass]

On motion of Ripley, Ordered that Messrs. Ripley and Kelsey with such as then House may join, be a Committee to enquire whether any, and if any, what alterations are necessary, in the existing laws relating to trespass; with leave to report by Bill or otherwise. Sent down for concurrence, was concurred; and Messrs. Pike, Burgin and Flint were joined.

[Committee to enquire into facts respecting the person employed to Draft Bills]

On motion of Mr. Churchill, ordered, that Messrs. Stebbins, Churchill and Lord be a Committee to enquire into the cause why the Record was made to send the

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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