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House Journal 1827 (30-318942-P094A.pdf)

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Mr Edmonds of Burnham has leave of absence after today during the remainder of the session.

Bill ceding to the United States the jurisdiction of Whales Back & Wood Island near the mouth of Piscataqua River, was read a 3rd time & passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence.

Bill to incorporate the North Yarmouth Stage Company was read 1st & 2nd time & tomorrow at 10 oclock assignment for a 3rd reading.

Report of the committee on State Lands on the order of the 3rd instant, was read and accepted in concurrence with the Senate.

Resolve in favor of the town of Pittsfield, was read a second time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.

Bill authorizing the reduction of the Capital Stock of the Bangor Bank was read a 3rd time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.

Bill to incorporate the Proprietors of the Falls Sluiceway, was read 1st & 2nd time & tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a 3rd reading

Bill incorporating the mutual Fire Insurance Company, was amended as on sheet annexed marked A read a 3rd time & passed up for concurrence.

Resolve for repairing and completing the road from Baring toward Houlton Plantation, was read once & tomorrow at 1/2 past 2 oclock assigned for a second reading

Resolve in favor of Thomas Todd, was read a second time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.

Resolve in favor of the Proprietors of Merry Meeting Bridge, came from the Senate indefinitely postponed for concurrence

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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