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Senate Journal 1825 (30-318504-P109A.pdf)


[Left margin: 1825 February 18.]

with amendments in a new draft: sent down for concurrence.

[Left margin: Committee on the expediency of taking the Cencus [Census] &c]

Order of the House that Messrs. Treat, Deane and Williams with such as the Senate may join, be a committee to consider the expediency of causing the number of inhabitants of the tate to be ascertained prior to the Legislature, in order that the number of Representatives may be then fixed and apportioned among the several Counties, as near as may be, according to the number of inhabitants, having regard to the relative increase of population, with leave to report by Resolve or otherwise,” came up for concurrence, was read and concurred, and Mess Stebbins and Scammon were joined.

[Left margin: bills]

Bill to incorporate the Oxford Bank,” and

Bill to incorporate the manufactuerers Bank,” were read a 2d time and passed to be engrossed sent down for concurrence.

[Left margin: Order]

Ordered that when the Senate do adjourn, they adjourn to half past nine o cock tomorrow morning.

[Left margin: Bill]

Bill in addition to an Act establishing and regulating fees of the several officers and other persons therein named,” was read a 2d time and passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the House.

[Left margin: Report on Petition]

Mr. Green from the committee, on petition of David, Wasgat & als. reported, the petitioners cause an attested copy of their petition with

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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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