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Senate Journal 1825 (30-318504-P068A.pdf)


[Left margin: 1825]

Senate January 28th, 1825.

[Left margin: Bills]

Bill for the benefit of Waterville Collge,”


Bill to cede to the United States of America the jurisdiction of certain lands,” were read a 2d time and passed to be engrossed with amendments: sent down for concurrence.

The Senate reconsider their vote by which they assigned tuesday next for the further consideration of the

Bill to incorporate the Saco Iron Works Company,” and they now assign tomorrow at 10 oclock for that purpose.

[Left margin: Report on the York Court Question]

Mr. Dunlap from the committee to whom was referred the returns of votes from the County of York, relative to the location of the Judicial Courts and County Offices &c. in said County, reported that it is inexpedient to take any further order theron: Read, and amended so as to authorize a Bill to be brought in, locating the Courts and County Offices, according to the vote taken in September last; the question was then taken by yeas and nays on the acceptance of the Report as amended, and decided in the affirmative as follow Yeas Messrs Scammon, Parsons of Y. Prime, Parsons of L. Green, Stebbins, Shepard, Fairbanks, Southwick, Lom[?] and Campbell. – Eleven – 11

Nays Messrs Dunlap, Dunn, Churchill, Whitney, Holland, Ripley, Parlin & Kelsey, - Eight 8

Report sent down for concurrence.


Attest Charles B. Smith, Secretary

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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