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Senate Journal 1825 (30-318504-P061A.pdf)


[Left margin: 1825 January 25.]

in the House to the committee on Incorporation of towns, came up for concurrence: Read and concurred.

[Left margin: Petition referred]

Petition of Joseph M. Baker & als. for an Act to prevent the erection of any but side booms across Royal’s River,” committed in the House to the Committee on Turnpikes, Bridges & Canals, came up for concurrence: Read and concurred.

[Left margin: Committee on the appropriation of land to build a Bridge]

Order of the House that the committee on State Lands be directed to inquire into the expediency of appropriating such sum of money arising from the sales of lands on Penobscot river, as they may think proper, for building a Bridge over Passadumkeag stream, and other small streams on the State’s road leading through townships No. 1 & 2, River townships, and also for connecting said road with the Baskahegan River so called,” came up for concurrence: Read and concurred.

The Senate reconsider their vote by which they passed to be engrossed the

[Left margin: Resolve]

Resolve granting a pension to James Pomroy,” and commit the same for amendment to Mesrs Holland, Shepard and Parlin.

[Left margin: Message concerning the Treasurer]

Mr. Holland was charged with a message to the Governor & Council, informing that Elias Thomas Esq. had been elected Treasurer of State for the present political year, and that he had given bond with sufficient sureties, to the satisfaction of the Legislature, for the faithful performance of his trust.

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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