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House Journal 1827 (30-318942-P093B.pdf)

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Monday February 19 1827

Met according to adjournment.

Report on the petition of Ebenezer Heald & others, referring the subject to the next Legislature, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence - and the House concurred.

The order which passed this House 5th instant directing the Judiciary to inquire whether it be necessary to take any further measures in relation to the purchase of a public standard of Wrights & Measures &c - came back from the Senate non concurred.

The order of 15th inst referring to the committee on the Judiciary with instructions &c. the report of the committee on the Vassalboro Bank, came from the Senate nonconcurred & the report referred to the next Legislature for concurrence and the House concurred.

Resolve in favor of the Oxford Female Academy, reported by the committee on Literature &c in this House, was read once and Tuesday next at 10 oclock assigned for a second reading.

Resolve in favor of Mariaville South, reported by the committee on Finance, was read once and Tuesday next at 10 oclock assigned for a 2nd reading

Resolve taxing township number five in the second range in the County of Oxford & establishing the valuation thereof, was read once & tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a second reading.

Bill - to incorporate the Washington County Bible Society, was read 1st & 2nd time & tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a 3rd reading.

Bill - to incorporate the Kennebec Agriculture Society, was read 1st & 2nd time & tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a 3rd reading.

Description:

The journal of the House of Representatives 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: Englsih

Date: 1827

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