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Senate Journal 1825 (30-318504-P047B.pdf)


[Left margin: 1825]

Senate January 20, 1825.

[Left margin: Petitions referred]

On motion of Mr. Prime Ordered that the Petition of Joseph D. Jewett and others be taken from the files and laid on the table: Referred to the Committee of Interior fisheries. Sent down for concurrence, and came up concurred.

Ordered that the petition – of the town of Hollis be taken from the files and laid on the table: Referred to the Committee on Incorporation of towns: Sent down for concurrence and came up concurred.

[Left margin: Committee on intemperance]

Order of the House that so much of the governors message as relates to the importance of a due attention of the proper officers to the various legal provisions for the suppression of intemperance, be referred to Messr. Pond, Williams, Thompson, Cobb and Spaulding, with such as the Senate may join. And that said Committee also enquire into the expediency of some further provision by law to promote the same objects with leave to report by Bill or otherwise, came up for concurrence, was read and concurred, and Messr Whitney & Parsons of [?] were joined

[Left margin: Report on Petition]

Mr Dunlap from the Committee on petition of the Trustees and Overseers of Bowdoin College, reported that the petitioners have leave to bring in a Bill: Read, accepted and sent down for concurrence; and came up concurred.

[Left margin: Resolve]

Resolve in aid of the Gardiner Lyceum, passed to be engrossed in the House, came up for

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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