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Senate Journal 1825 (30-318504-P070B.pdf)


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Bill respecting Houses of Correction,” was taken up and passed to be engrossed as in a new draft: sent down for concurrence.

[Left margin: Petition referred]

Petition of the selectmen of Embden that the doings of said town may be made valid”, committed in the House to the committee on New Trials, came up for concurrence: Read and concurred.

[Left margin: Committee on printing and distributing the Constitutions &c]

Order of the House that Messr. Fessenden, Stone and Francis be a committee, with such as the Senate may join, to consider the expediency of causing to be printed and distributed to the different towns and plantations within this State, - number of copies of the Constitution of this State and the United State; and that it be enjoined by law that the same shall be introduced into the public schools and used as a school book,” came up for concurrence: Read and concurred.

[Left margin: Bill]

Bill in addition to an Act entitled “An Act directing the time and manner of appointing County Treasurers,” and for other purposes”, was taken up and passed to be engrossed with a further amendment: sent down for concurrence.

[Left margin: Report on Petition]

Mr. Stebbins from the committee, on petition of Luke Lamber, reported that he leave to withdraw his petition: Read and amended so as to give the petitioner leave to bring in a Resolve: sent down for concurrence: concurred.

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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