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Senate Journal 1825 (30-318504-P082B.pdf)


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Committee on Cumberland & Oxford Canal]

Cumberland and Oxford Canal Corporation to make and complete said Canal, with leave to report by Bill or otherwise,” came up for concurrence: Read and concurred.

[Left margin: Committee on compensation to P Mellen & P Sprague]

Order of the House that the committee, to whom was referred so much of the Governor’s Message as relates to the subject of the Deaf & Dumb, be directed to consider what compensation shall be allowed to the Hon. Prentiss Mellen and the Hon. Peleg Sprague for their expenses and services in visiting the Asylum for the Deaf and Dumb at Hartford, pursuant to a Resolve of this Legislature, with leave to report by Resolve or otherwise, came up for concurrence: Read and concurred.

[Left margin: Bills] Bill additional to an act to secure to owners their property in logs, masts, spars and other timber &c.” was read a 2d time and committed to Messrs. Ripley, Southwick and Prime.

Bill additional to an Act for the limitation of Actions real and personal, and writs of error,” was read a 2d time and passed to be engrossed: sent down for concurrence.

Bill authorizing the town of Gilead to build a toll bridge over Wild River,”

Bill to incorporate the Mozart Society,” and

Bill to incorporate the Saco Falls Manufacturing Company,” were severally read once and committed, and monday next at 10 o clock assigned for their 2d reading.

[Left margin: Petition referred]

Petition of Samuel Briggs & als. for grants of land to be made to L. M. Weston and J. Babcock Jun. Com[?]

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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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