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House Journal 1821 Volume 1 (30-41314-P029B.pdf)

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[assessors of Freeman] Petition of the assessors of Freeman praying that certain taxes assessed by them may be made legal. Read and committed to the joint standing Committee on New Trials. Sent up for concurrence.

[Inhab of Freeman] Petition by the Inhabitants of Freeman praying for leave to sell land. Read and committed to the joint standing Committee on Ministerial Lands. Sent up for concurrence.

[Committee on Parishes] Ordered, that Messrs Rose & McDonald with such as the House may join to take into consideration the several laws now in force regulating parishes and other religious Societies with leave to repeal by Bill or otherwise. In Senate Jany 15th 1821. Read and passed. Sent down for concurrence. Read and concurred and Messrs Smith of Wiscasset, Vose of Robbinstown & Morrell of Wells are joined.

[Messages to Senate - Court of Common Pleas] Ordered that a Message be sent to the Senate requesting that the order by which a joint Committee was raised at the session to take into consideration that part of the Governors Message relating to the Courts of Common Pleas may be sent down. Read and passed. Sent up. In Senate JanY 15 1821 Read and granted . Sent down.

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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