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House Journal 1822 (30-318937-063B.pdf)

115 -posed of towns to be taken from Kennebec, Oxford and Somerset and that all the papers in relation thereto be sent down to the House. read + passed. Sent up for concurrence.

Committee on Papers relating to a New County K The papers aforesaid were sent down to the House and on motion referred to Messrs Adams of Port-land, Chase of Kittery and Putman of Dixmont.

Pet of Arthur McArthur — Lyman Petitions[underlined] of Arther McArthur + others — & of inhabitants of Lyman — both praying for a removal of all the Judicial from York to Alfred were severally read and referred to Messrs Belcher of Farmington, Downes of Calais + Wilkins of Norway

Pet. of Edwin Townsend + als. Petition[underlined] of Edwin Townsend + others that a part of the county of Washington may be annexed to the County of Penobscot — read and referred to the com-mittee on incorporation of towns. Sent up for concurrence

Report on Pet of James Lord The committee of this House to whom was referred the petition of James Lord + others — reported an order of notice — report read + accepted. Sent up for concurrence.

Rep. on pet of Wm Moody + others The committee on the petition of William Moody & others Trustees of Saco Academy for a change of its name — reported a bill — read + accepted.

Bill — change name of Saco Academy Bill to change the name of Saco Academy — read 1st + 2nd time and tomorrow at 10 o'clock assigned for a 3d reading.

On motion of Mr Gardiner of Gardiner Ordered[underlined] that a committee of this House be

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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