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Senate Journal 1825 (30-318504-P028A.pdf)

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[1825 January 12.]

proprietors of a Meeting House in Machias to be incorporated; and

[Petition referred]

Petition of Ward Locke and others, to have the Act constituting a board of Trustees for the sale of Ministerial lands &c, in the town of Chesterville, repealed; referred in the House to the Committee on Parishes, &c, came up for concurrence, were read and concurred.

[Order concerng. Report of a Committee]

On motion of Mr. Parsons of L. Ordered that the entry on the Journal of the 10th inst. under the Report of the Committee appointed to employ a person to draft and copy Bills and Resolves, be amended by underscoring the words "and sent down for concurrence", and that those words be considered as no part of the Records.

[Report of the Warden of the State Prison]

The annual Report of the Warden of the State Prison was received, and read and sent down.

[Petitions referred]

Petition of Joseph Chandler and others for a revision of the Militia Law, was read and referred to the Committee on Militia and Military Affairs. Sent down for concurrence and came up concurred.

Petition of William Allen in behalf of Bowdoin College for aid, was read and referred to the Committee on Literature and Literary Institutions. Sent down for concurrence, and came up concurred.

Petition of J.C. Washburn and others, for a Bank at China, referred in the House to the Committee on Banks and Banking, came up

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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