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House Journal 1822 (30-318937-058A.pdf)

104 Thursday January 17th 1822. Met according to adjournment. Journal of yesterday read.

Resolve on pet. of Thos. Clark Resolve[underlined], on the petition of Thomas Clark — read twice and passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence.

Petition - Israel Millet + others — Thomas Patten Petitions[underlined] - of Israel Millet + others of Bowdoinham to be annexed to Bowdoin — + of Thomas Patten of Newburg to be annexed to Hampden — were severally read and referred to the committee on the incorpora-tion of Towns. Sent up for concurrence.

Petition - of John Hathorne + als Petition[underlined] of John Hathorne + others that the County road leading from Widow Kings in Pittston to the North line of Dresden may not be discon-tinued — read and referred to Messrs Thatcher of Warren, Randall of Freedom + Means of Sedgwick.

Report on subject of Canada Thistle The committee to consider the expediency of providing by law for the destruction of the Canada Thistle reported a bill — The report accepted in Senate came down for concurrence — and the House concurred.

Bill - for destruction of Canada Thistle Bill providing for the destruction of the Canada Thistle read a 1st & 2nd time and tomorrow at 10 o'clock assigned for a 3d reading

Bill - in addition to an act regulating elections. Bill in addition to an act regulating elections" read

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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