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Senate Journal 1825 (30-318504-P071A.pdf)

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[Left margin: 1825 January 29. Reports]

Mr. Stebbins from the committee, on an order upon that subject, reported that is not expedient to make any alteration in the laws regulating taxes on lands holden in common: Read, accepted and sent down for concurrence: concurred

Mr. Stebbins from the committee, on an order directing them to consider the expediency of providing that writs of Certiorari may be made writs of right,” reported that it is inexpedient to legislate in that respect: Read, accepted and sent down for concurrence: concurred.

[Left margin: Committee on the sale of Ministerial and School lands]

Order of the House that the committee on new Trials be instructed to inquire into the expediency of amending the law authorizing the sale of ministerial and school lands in the towns within this State, with leave to report by Bill,” came up for concurrence: Read and concurred.

[Left margin: Committee on making grants of lands to certain towns & plantations]

Order of the House that the committee on State Lands be instructed to inquire into the expediency of having a quantity of the State Land granted and located to such towns and organized plantations within this State, as have not received any of said lands, for the support of schools and the ministry, as shall be proportionate to the amount heretofore granted to other towns for the like purposes,” came up for concurrence: Read and concurred.

[Left margin: Petition referred]

Petition of Horace Gould & als. to be incorporated as the Mozart Society,” committed in the House to the committee on Incorporation of Parishes &c. came up for concurrence: Read and 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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