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Senate Journal 1825 (30-318504-P110B.pdf)


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Bill establishing a Municipal Court in the town of Portland,” came up with amendments in a new draft: Read and committed to Messrs Dunlap, Dunn and Churchill

[Left margin: Votes for Major General]

The Senate then proceeded to a 2d ballot for a Major General of the sixth Division.

The whole number of votes given was – 18

necessary to a choice – 10

Genl. Stephen Berry had – 10

and was declared elected in concurrence with the House, and a message was sent to the House informing them of the same.

[Left margin: Resolves]

Mr. Stebbins from the committee, on an order upon that subject, report a

Resolve in addition to a Resolve apportioning the Representatives,” which was read and passed to be engrossed: sent down for concurrence.

[Left margin: Report on Petition]

Mr. Green from the committee, on petition of Amasa Taylor, reported that the petitioner cause an attested copy of his petition with this order thereon to be served on the town Clerk of the town of Albion, thirty days at least before the first wednesday of the first session of the next Legislature: Read, accepted and sent down for concurrence: concurred.

[Left margin: Bills]

Bill to incorporate the Maine Iron Company,” passed to be engrossed in the House, came up for concurrence, and was read once and committed, and monday next at 10 o clock assigned for a 2d reading.

Bill in addition to an Act to prevent and pun-

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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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