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House Journal 1821 Volume 1 (30-41314-P027B.pdf)

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47. Monday January 15th 1821 Met according to adjournment. [St Pauls Church in Portland.] Petition of a Committee of St Pauls Church in Portland praying for leave to sell lands. Read and committed to the joint standing Committee on Ministerial Lands. Sent up for concurrence.

[Lincoln Bank] Petition of the Stockholders of Lincoln Bank at Bath praying for a reduction of their capital Read and committed to the joint standing Committee on Banks and Banking. Sent up for concurrence.

[Selectmen of Brooks] Remonstrance of the Selectmen of Brooks against the prayer of the petition of the Inhabitants of Frankfort and Munroe to be set off from Hancock and annexed to Penobscot County. Read and committed to the joint standing Committee on Incorporation of Towns. Sent up for concurrence.

[Luther H. Hill & als] Petition of Luther H Hill and others praying for the establishment of toll upon logs &c &c Read and committed to the joint standing Committee on Canals, Turnpike Roads & Bridges. Sent up for concurrence.

[Matthew Cotterell & als] Remonstrance of Matthew Cotterell and others &c Read and committed to the joint standing Committee on Interior Fisheries. Sent up for concurrence.

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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