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Senate Journal 1825 (30-318504-P092A.pdf)

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[Left margin: 1825 February 10.

Bills]

Bill to incorporate the proprietors of Canton Point Bridge,”

Bill for the preservation of fish in Piscataqua River,” and

[Left margin: Resolve]

Resolve granting compensation to Heman Nye”, were severally read once and committed, and tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a 2d reading.

[Left margin: Message for the Deed]

On motion of Mr. Southwick,

Ordered that a message be sent to the House requesting them to send up the Deed of Joshua Gage & als. referred from the last to the present Legislature: And the Deed came up and was committed to Messrs Southwick, Whitney and Kelsey.

[Left margin: Report on Petitions]

Mr. Whitney from the Committee,

on petition of Eliashib Adams,” and

on petition of Proprietors of Steuben Meeting house,”

reported that they severally have leave to withdraw their petitions: Read, accepted and sent down for concurrence.

[Left margin: Resolve]

Mr. Holland from the committee, to whom was referred the

Resolve granting a pension to James Pomroy,” reported the same with amendments in a new draft, which was read and passed to be engrossed sent down for concurrence.

[Left margin: Bill]

Mr. Dunlap from the committee, to whom was referred the

Bill authorizing the town of Portland to assess a tax on the owners of dogs,” reported the same with amendments in a new draft, which was read a 2d time and passed to be engrossed: sent

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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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