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Senate Journal 1825 (30-318504-P118A.pdf)


[Left margin: 1825 February 22.

Resolves passed]


Resolve in favor of Plantation No. 1 in Range 7thin the County of Penobscot,”

Resolve in favor of China Academy,” and

Resolve making valid certain proceedings of the town of Clinton,” and they were severally passed.

[Left margin: Resolve]

Resolve fixing the place of meeting of the next Legislature at wiscasset,” was read a 2d time and passed to be engrossed, the questing being taken by yeas and nays as follows, viz.

Yeas, Messrs. Parsons of L. Green, Stebbins, Fairbanks, Southwick, Lord, Parlin, Kelsey and Campbell. – 9

Nays Messrs. Scammon, Prime, Dunlap, Dunn, Churchill, Whitney, Shepard, Holland and Ripley – 9

The Senate being equally divided, the President gave the casting vote in favor of the passage of the Resolve.

Mr. Churchill then gave notice that he should at 3 oclock this afternoon, move for a reconsideration of the vote last passed.

Adjourned till


[Left margin: resignation]

A communication was received from the Hon Jonas Parlin Jun. tendering his resignation of the office of Senator for the County of Somerset: Read and sent down.

[Left margin: Order]

On motion of Mr. Dunlap,

Ordered that Messrs Green, Dunlap, Whitney, Prime and Fairbanks be a committee to

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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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