House Journal 1822 (30-318937-017B.pdf)
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23 [to choose Secretary & Treasurer of State] Counsellors to advise the Governor in the executive part of the government the current political year - also to choose a Secretary and Treasurer of State; and request concurrence of the House.
The House concurred and the Clerk was requested to acquaint the Senate therewith.
And then the House adjourned to meet at half past three o clock this afternoon.
Afternoon Met according to adjournment.
[Thomas Clark's petition]
Petition of Thomas Clark to be refunded the amount of duties paid by him as Clerk of the Judicial Courts in Oxford - having been removed from office soon after its payment - read and referred to Messers Gray, Alden & Crowell of Whitefield
[vote agreeing to convention for choice of treasurer and secretary of state reconsidered] On motion of Mr Morrell, The vote of this morning concurring with the Senate in their proposition for a convention of the two Houses at nine o clock tomorrow morning was so far reconsidered as to nonconcur the Senate in so much their proposition as has relation to the choice of a Secretary & Treasurer of State with a view to an election of those officers at a future period - and the clerk was requested to acquaint the Senate therewith
[Report of committee to enquire what assistant officers are necessary]
Mr Hammond from the committee appointed to consider what further officers, assistant officers, or attendants it may be expedient to appoint made a report which was on motion amended so as to provide for one door keeper and one page and
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