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Senate Journal 1825 (30-318504-P101B.pdf)


[Left margin: 1825


Bill providing for the distribution of copies of the Constitution of this State, and of the United States to be used in schools,” was read a 2d time and committed to Messrs. Stebbins, Holland & Scammon.

[Left margin: Report Resolve]

Mr. Parsons of L. from the committee, to whom was referred the Deed of Warren Rice, reported a Resolve, which was read and referred to the next Legislature.

[Left margin: Bills]

Bill to incorporate the East Pond Dam Company in Vassalborough,” was read a 2d time and passed to be engrossed: sent down for concurrence.

Bill to repeal an Act to establish a Court of Sessions, and for establishing courts of Sessions,” was read a 2d time, and committed to Messrs. Dunlap, Campbell and Scammon.

Bill to prevent the destruction of shoals or beds of Lobsters about the Bay at the mouth of Saco River,” was again read and passed to be engrossed: sent down for concurrence.

[Left margin: Resolve]

Resolve in favor of William Ferguson,” was read a 2d time and passed to be engrossed: sent down for concurrence: concurred.

[Left margin: Committee on the sale of timber on the lands of the Passamaquoddy Indians]

Order of the House that the committee on State Lands be directed to inquire if any and what alterations are necessary in the present arrangements for the sale of timber on the lands belonging to the Passamaquoddy Indians, and the expenditure of money arising from the sale of the same, with leave to report by Resolve or otherwise; came up for

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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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