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House Journal 1821 Volume 1 (30-41314-P024A.pdf)

40 [Selectmen of Greenwood] Petition of the Selectmen of Greenwood praying that the doings of said town may be made valid. Read and committed to the joint standing committee on New Trials. Sent up for concurrence.

[Lisbon] Petition of the Town of Lisbon praying for the establishment of a new County &c. Read and committed to the committee who have under consideration the petition of Joseph Small and others appointed at the last session. Sent up for concurrence.

[Foxcroft] Petition of the Inhabitants of Foxcroft &c for a repeal of certain fish laws - Read and committed to the joint standing committee on Interior Fisheries. Sent up for concurrence.

[Clerk to procure a map of Maine] Ordered that the Clerk be instructed to procure a Map of the State of Maine, and suspend the same in a conspicuous part of the Representatives Chamber for the use of the members of the House.

[Bill - Kennebec Lodge] Agreeably to assignment the Bill to incorporate the Kennebec Lodge was Read a third time and passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence.

[Committee on Fee Bill to be joined by Senate] Ordered, That the Committee appointed at the last session consisting of Messrs Abbot of Castine, Locke of Chesterville, Rust of Norway

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: 1821

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