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Senate Journal 1825 (30-318504-P043B.pdf)

81 [1825] three weeks successively, the last publication to be thirty days, at least, before the first Wednesday of the first session of the next Legislature: Read, accepted and sent down for concurrence, and came up concurred.

[Report on Petition] Mr. Green from the same Committee on Petition of John Douglass and others, Reported that the petitioners have leave to bring in a Bill: Read, accepted and sent down for concurrence and came up concurred.

[Petitions referred] Petition of David L. Hobbs & others; Petition of Eliphalet Packard and others; Petition of Stephen Gross & others; and Petition of Philip Morrill & others, for a revision of the Militia Law, committed in the House to the Committee on the militia and military affairs, came up for concurrence, were severally read and concurred.

[Committee on Probate Laws] Order of the House that the Committee on New Trials be instructed to enquire, if any, and what alterations are necessary to be made in the Probate Laws of this State, with leave to report by Bill or otherwise, came up for concurrence, was read and concurred.

[Remonstrance] Remonstrance of a Committee in behalf of the town of Cornish against the removal of the Courts to Kennebunk committed in the House to the Committee who have under consideration the same subject, came up for concurrence, was read and concurred.

[Petition] Petition of Elizabeth Hopkins and others

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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