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House Journal 1821 Volume 1 (30-41314-P032A.pdf)

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[Shooks. &c]

expediency of passing a law regulating the manufacturing of Shooks and the inspection of the same - likewise to enquire whether it is expedient to make any and if any what alterations in the law regulating the manufacturing of beef and fish barrels and whether the same shall be inspected with leave to report by bill or otherwise. Read and passed.


The following message from the Governor together with the several documents therein alluded to, came down from the Senate, and after being read were returned to the Senate.

Message as follows:

[Report of Board of Jurisprudence.]

To the Senate and House of Representatives

The Board of Jurisprudence authorized by your Resolve of the 15 of June last, has been organized by appointing the Judges of the Supreme Judicial Court to perform the services contemplated. They have given to the subject committed to them their most most particular attention and have forwarded to me to be presented for your consideration, such of the Statutes as have been digested which together with their report explaining their mode of proceeding, the Secretary will lay before you. The Suggestion of the Board that all the Laws of the Colony, Province and Commonwealth relating to real estate not now in force should be collected and published in an appendix will no doubt receive your favorable consideration. William King. Council Chamber Jany 15th 1821.

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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