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Senate Journal 1825 (30-318504-P049A.pdf)


[Left margin: 1825

January 20.]

concurrence, was read once and committed, and tomorrow at 10 Oclock assigned for 2d Reading.

[Left margin: Bill]

Bill to incorporate the town of Franklin was read twice and passed to be engrossed: Sent down for concurrence, and came up concurred.

[Left Margin: Resolve]

Resolve authorizing the Court of Sessions for Washington County, to borrow a certain sum of money, passed to be engrossed in the House, came up for concurrence, was read and referred to Messr Prime[?], Parlin and Green.

[Left margin: Petition referred]

On motion of W. Dunn Ordered that the petition of the Selectmen of Westbrook be taken from the files and laid on table: Referred to the Committee on Turnpikes, &c Sent down for concurrence and came up concurred.

[Left margin: Committee on the subject of presenting frauds in Banks &c]

On motion of Mr Stebbins Ordered that Messr Stebbins and Scamman and such as the House may join, be a Committee to consider what provision ought to be made to prevent or punish frauds in the management of the business of Banks and public office and legal trusts; with leave to report by Bill or otherwise. Sent down for concurrence, was concurred and Messr. Richardson, Wingate and Dunn were joined.

[Left margin: Bill enacted]

Bill establishing an additional turn of the Supreme Judicial Court and Court of Common Pleas for the County of Oxford, and for other purposes having been reported to be truly and correctly copied, was passed to be enacted.

Mr. Whitney from the Committee on petition

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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