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House Journal 1821 Volume 1 (30-41314-P034A.pdf)

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[Inh. of Surry.] Petition of Inhabitants of Surry respecting ancient boundaries. In the Senate Jany 16th 1821 Committed to the Committee on Incorporation of Towns. Sent down for concurrence. Read and concurred.

[Rept. Time of choosing town and county officers.] Committee on the subject of regulating the time for the elections of Town and County Officers - Report a bill - Read and accepted.

[Bill - time of choosing town & County Officers] Bill "regulating the time for holding elections of Town and County Officers" Read a first and second time and tomorrow at 10 clock assigned for a 3d Reading.

[Hez. B. Thompson & als] Petition of Hezekiah B. Thompson and others praying for a Lottery for certain purposes &c Read and committed to Messrs Eames of Lisbon, Wheeler of Camden & Howard of Minot.

[Inh of Poland.] Petition of Inhabitants of Poland praying for authority to sell lands. Read and committed to the Committee on Ministerial Lands. Sent up for concurrence.

[Mount Desert.] Petition of Mount Desert praying for a law protecting fisheries &c Read and committed to the joint standing Committee on Interior Fisheries. Sent up for concurrence.

[respecting the poor] Ordered, that the Bill entitled an Act for the

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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