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Senate Journal 1825 (30-318504-P084A.pdf)


[Left margin: 1825 February 4.]

committed in the House to the committee on State Lands, came up for concurrence, and was read and concurred.

[Left margin: Petition referred]

Petition of Samuel true & als. of Lisbon for a division of said town, committed in the House to the committee on Incorporation of towns, came up for concurrence: Read & concurred.

[Left margin: Bills]

Bill to incorporate the Brewer Meeting house corporation,” passed to be engrossed in the House, came up for concurrence, was read once and committed, and monday next at 10 oclock assigned for a 2d reading.

Bill to incorporate the Merchants Bank,” came up with amendments and the Senate reconsider their vote by which they passed the Bill to be engrossed; concur with the House in their amendments, and postpone the further consideration of the same till wednesday next at 11 oclock.

[Left margin: Resolve]

Mr. Churchill from the committee on an order upon that subject, reported a

Resolve providing for the securety [security] of the public records against fire,” which was read once and committed, and monday next at 10 o clock assigned for a 2d reading.

[Left margin: Bills enacted]

Mr. Ripley from the committee on engrossed Bills, reported a

Bill to cede to the United States of America the jurisdiction of certain lands”, and

Bill to exempt from taxation Manufacturing Companies of Cotton and wool, Iron and Steel for limited times,” ot be truly copied, and

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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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