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House Journal 1821 Volume 1 (30-41314-P035B.pdf)

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[Vacancies in Committees filled] Mr. Morrell of Wells is substituted on the Committee appointed at last session on the subject of the Circuit Court of Common Please instead of

[&c] Mr. Shaw of Newport is substituted on the same Committee instead of

[&c] Mr. Libby of Scarboro' is substituted on the same Committee instead of

[Bills reported by the Board of Jurisprudence sent down]. The order that went to the Senate requesting a number of the Bills reported by the Board of Jurisprudence came down, with the Bills requested.

[Bill to tax Banks &c] Bill, reported by the Board of Jurisprudence, "imposing a tax on the Banks within this State" Read a first and second time and tomorrow at 12 o clock assigned for third Reading and in the meantime committed to Messrs Smith of Wiscasset, Francis of Leeds and Nourse of Orrington.

[Bill - enforce payment of Bank notes] Bill reported by the Board of Jurisprudence, "to enforce the payment of Bank Notes and for other purposes" Read a first and second time and tomorrow at 11 o clock assigned for a 3rd Reading and in the meantime it is committed to the foregoing Committee.

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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