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House Journal 1822 (30-318937-023B.pdf)


that Robert Evans is legally entitled to hold his seat - which report was read and accepted.

[Secy of State to notify Counsellors-] An order came from the Senate for the concurrence of the House, directing the Secretary of State to notify the Hon. Isaac Lane, Mark Harris, James McLellan, Joshua Gage, Ebenezer Williams, James Collins & Thomas Vose that they have been chosen Counsellors by the Senate and House of Representatives in convention agreeably to the provisions of the Constitution of the State to advise the Governor in the executive part of the government for the year ensuing and to request their immediate attendance at the Council Board - which was read and concurred in by the House.

[Public prayers] Agreeably to previous arrangements the House proceeded in procession with the Senate and the Executive of the State to the Revereand Edward Payson's meeting House where public prayer was offered - after which the several branches returned to their respective apartments when on motion the House

Adjourned to Monday morning at ten o clock.


James L Child


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: English

Date: 1822

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