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Senate Journal 1825 (30-318504-P119A.pdf)


[Left margin: 1825 February 22.]

successively, the last publication to be 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: Resolves]

Mr. Churchill then moved for a reconsideration of the vote by which the Senate passed to be engrossed the

Resolve fixing the place of meeting of the next Legislature,” which motion, the President decided to be out of order, there not being as many members present as were present at the passage of the same.

Mr. Kelsey from the committee, on petition of Joseph Whitney, reported a

Resolve on the petition of Joseph Whitney,”

which was read and passed to be engrossed: sent down for concurrence.

[Left margin: Bills]

The Committee on engrossed Bills reported the following to be truly copied, viz.

Bill additional to an Act to incorporate the President, Directors & Co. of the Bank of Portland,”

Bill authorizing the Governor and Council to settle accounts with Indian Agents, and for other purposes,”

Bill additional to an Act for the better securing and rendering more effectual, grants & donations to pious and charitable purposes,” and

Bill to incorporate the Saco Falls Manufacturing Company,” and they were severally passed to be enacted.


[Left margin: Resolve]

Resolve making an appropriation for the purchase of Field Ordnance,” Resolve

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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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