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Journal of the Senate


Wednesday, January 9, 2008

The Senate was called to order by the President.

Devotional Exercises

Devotional exercises were conducted by the Reverend Wendy Manley of Montpelier.

Message from the House No. 1

     A message was received from the House of Representatives by Ms. Wrask, its Second Assistant Clerk, as follows:

Mr. President:

I am directed to inform the Senate the House has considered a joint resolution originating in the Senate of the following title:

J.R.S. 40.  Joint resolution to provide for a Joint Assembly to receive the State-of-the-State message from the Governor.

And has adopted the same in concurrence.

Bills Introduced

Senate bills of the following titles were severally introduced, read the first time and referred:

S. 339.

By Senators Lyons and Miller,

An act relating to the energy independence and Rural Economic Development Act.

To the Committee on Natural Resources and Energy.

S. 340.

By Senator Campbell,

An act relating to mammography patient cost containment.

To the Committee on Finance.


On motion of Senator Shumlin, the Senate adjourned until one o’clock and forty-five minutes in the afternoon on Thursday, January 10, 2008.

Published by:

The Vermont General Assembly
115 State Street
Montpelier, Vermont