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House Journal 1821 Volume 1 (30-41314-P025A.pdf)

42 [Committee on incidental expenses of the Legislature] Ordered, that Messrs Green and Morse be a committee with such as the House of Representatives may join to superintend and control the incidental expenses of the Legislature during the present session. In Senate Jany 13th 1821. Read and passed. Sent down for concurrence. Read and concurred. Messrs Robbins of Green, Francis of Leeds and Shaw of Waterford are joined.

[Committee on compensation & Committee state valuation] Ordered, That Messrs Page and Boutelle with such as the House may join be a committee to consider and report what compensation shall be allowed to the Committee on the subject of the State Valuation. In Senate Jany 13 1821. Read and passed. Send down for concurrence. Read and concurred and Messrs Clapp of Portland, Little of Bucksport and Burr of Litchfield are joined.

[Benjamin Folsom et al] Returned Order of Notice on petition of Benjamin Folsom and others. In Senate Jany 13th 1821. Read and committed with the accompanying papers to the committee on Towns. Sent down for concurrence. Read and Concurred.

[Committee on paupers] Ordered that the committee appointed on that part of the Governors Message which relates to state paupers be instructed to inquire into the expediency of making further alterations in the laws relative to

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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