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Senate Journal 1823 (30-41272-P085B.pdf)

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[1823 January 23]

[Report on Petitions]

On motion of Mr. Small, ordered that the Committee on Turnpikes, Bridges & Canals be discharged from any further consideration of the petition of Thomas Bartlet & others, and of Jacob Oliver & others for a Bridge across Great Works Stream, and that they be referred to the Joint standing Committee on State Lands: sent down for concurrence; came up concurred. -

[Resolves passed]

Mr. Witham from the Committee on engrossed Bills reported a Resolve confirming the doings of the selectmen of Unity, and a Resolve in favor of Joseph Houston, to be truly copied, and they were passed: Also a

[Bill enacted]

Bill authorizing the sale of Ministerial and school lands in the towns of Dixfield & Mexico; and it was passed to be enacted.-

[Bill for sale of Ministerial lands in Baldwin]

Bill additional to an act authorizing the sale of Ministerial lands in Baldwin, committed in the House to the Joint Standing committee on New Trials, came up for concurrence, was read and concurred.

[Report on Petitions]

Mr. Bond from the committee on New Trials reported on the following petitions, viz. - Petition of Cyrus Rice, Do " Nehemiah Adams, Do " Stephen Neal, Do " William Norwood, and Do " Aaron Porter, that they severally have leave to withdraw their

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: 1823

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