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House Journal 1821 Volume 1 (30-41314-P031A.pdf)

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Tuesday January 16th 1821

Met according to adjournment.

[Moses Lowell] Petition of Moses Lowell praying for a Pension, Read and committed to the joint standing Committee on Applications from sick and wounded soldiers. Sent up for concurrence.

[Joseph Lawrence et. al] Petition of Joseph Lawrence and others respecting the application of sundry persons to be included in a new town to be denominated Canton In the Senate JanY 15th 1821 Read and committed to the joint standing Committee on Incorporation of Towns. Sent down for concurrence. Read and concurred.

[Clerk to print 200 copies of Report of the Valuation Committee non concurred] Ordered of this House requiring the Clerk of the House of Representatives to cause to be printed for the use of the Legislature two hundred copies of the Report of the Committee on Valuation which was sent up to the Senate yesterday for their concurrence, came back nonconcurred.

[SecY of Senate ordered to have committee on Valuation printed] Ordered That the Secretary of the Senate cause to be printed for the use of the Legislature two hundred copies of that part of the report of the committee on valuation, which is signed by the chairman and contained on the six sheets annexed thereto. In the Senate Jany 15th 1821. Read and passed. Sent down for concurrence. Read and concurred.

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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