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Senate Journal 1825 (30-318504-P133A.pdf)

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[Left margin: 1825 February 26

Bill enacted]

Bill in addition to an Act for incorporating certain persons for building a Bridge over Back Cove, between Portland and Falmouth, and for supporting the same,”

And it was passed to be enacted.

[Left margin: Resolve]

Resolve on the Pay Roll of the Senate,” was read once and committed to Messrs Southwick, Holland and Dunlap.

Ordered that when the Senate adjourn, they[?] adjourn to monday morning at 9 oclock.

[Left margin: Order]

On motion of Mr. Churchill,

Ordered that the Justices of the Supreme Judicial Court be requested to give to the Senate their opinion on the following question, “Are the first section of the Act, Chapter one hundred and twenty seventh, and the eight section of the Act, Chapter one hundred and twenty fourth, or either of them, so far as they provide that certain expences [expenses] therein mentioned, shall be at the charge of the State, changed, annulled or repealed, by the eighteenth section of the Act, Chapter one hundred and twenty second?” And to communicate their answer to the Secretary of State; who is hereby directed to publish the same in the news papers in which are published the laws of the present session.

[Left margin: Resolves]

Resolve on the Pay Roll of the Senate,” was read a 2d time and passed to be engrossed: sent down for concurrence: came up concurred.

Resolve respecting the division of public lands,” came up, and the House insist upon their former vote

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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