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Senate Journal 1825 (30-318504-P117B.pdf)

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to ascertain and report who are the constitutional candidates to fill the vacancy occasioned in the Senate by the resignation of the Hon Mr. Parlin.

[Left margin: Resolve]

Resolve authorizing the Court of Sessions for Washington County to borrow a certain sum of money,” came up and the House insist upon their vote by which they passed the same to be engrossed: and the Senate reconsider their former votes and concur with the House in passing the same to be engrossed.

[Left margin: Report on Petitions]

Report of the Committee on sundry petitions for making Belfast a half shire town, came up and the House refer the same to the next Legislature; and the Senate so far reconsider their former votes as to concur with the House.

[Left margin: Bills]

Bill to apportion and assess on this State a tax of $45, 106.84 cts[?], passed to be engrossed in the House, came up for concurrence, and was read once and committed to Messrs Green, Holland and Churchill, and tomorrow at 10 o clock assigned for a 2d reading.

Bill additional to an Act entitled an Act adittional to an Act for the relief of Poor Debtors,” passed to be engrossed in the House, came up for concurrence, and was read once and committed to Messrs. Dunlap, Scammon & Kelsey.

[Left margin: Report on Petition]

Mr. Campbell from the committee, on petition of Robert Page & als. reported that the petitioners cause an attested copy of their petition with this order thereon to be served on the town Clerk of the town of Fryburg, and to be published in the Oxford Observer, printed at Paris, three weeks sue-[?]

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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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