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Senate Journal 1825 (30-318504-P031B.pdf)

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and Parsons of L. with such as the House may join: Sent down for concurrence, came up concurred and Messrs. Adams of P. Williams of A. Shaw, Coolidge and Chase were joined.

[Petition referred]

Petition of the Medical Society of Maine for the establishment of a State Hospital, was read and referred to Messrs. Holland, Dunlap and Ripley with such as the House may join: Sent down for concurrence, came up concurred, and Messrs. Fessenden, Blake, Holt, Page and Poland were joined.

[Remonstrance]

Remonstrance of the Selectmen of Surry that Belfast may be made a half shire town, was read and referred to the Committee on Incorporation of Towns: Sent down for concurrence and came up concurred.

[Notice to the Treasurer]

On motion of Mr. Churchill, Ordered that the Secretary of the Senate be directed to notify Elias Thomas Esqr. that he has been duly elected by both Branches of the Legislature, Treasurer of State for the current political year.

[Report on Petition]

Report of the Committee of the House on Petition of Benjamin Weld and others praying that a law may be passed respecting the building and repairing of mills and mill dams, ordering the Petitioners to cause an attested copy of their petition with this order thereon, to be published two weeks successively in the Eastern Argus and Independent Statesman and Gazette of Maine, the last publication to be five days, at least, before the first Wednesday of February next; having been read and accepted in the House, came up for concurrence, was read, &

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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