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Senate Journal 1825 (30-318504-P117A.pdf)


[Left margin: 1825 February 22.


Mr. Southwick then gave notice that he should tomorrow at 10 oclock, move for a reconsideration of the last vote; the number of members present and voting on the question, is 19.

[Left margin: Resolves]

Resolve in favor of Abijah W. Thayer,” was read a 2d time and passed to be engrossed with an amendment: sent down for concurrence.

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

Resolve respecting certain settlers on the public land which was read twice and passed to be engrossed: sent down for concurrence.

Resolve relating to Burnt Island,” passed to be engrossed in the House, came up for concurrence, and was read once and committed to Messrs. Parsons, Campbell and Whitney and tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a 2d reading.

[Left margin: Committee on payment of the Clergymen]

Order of the House that Messrs. Cobb, Hall and Weymouth be a committee with such as the Senate may join, to inquire into the expediency of making suitable compensation to the several Clergymen, who have performed the duties of Chaplains to the Legislature, during the present session, with leave to report by Resolve or otherwise, came up for concurrence: Read and concurred, and Messrs. Whitney & Green were joined.

[Left margin: Report on Petition]

Mr. Stebbins from the committee, on petition of Aaron Porter, reported that he have leave to withdraw his petition: Read, accepted and sent down for concurrence: concurred. The

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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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