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House Journal 1821 Volume 1 (30-41314-P039B.pdf)

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standing Committee on Canals, Turnpike Roads and Bridges. Sent up for concurrence.

[Petition - Shapleigh]

Petition of the Inhabitants of Shapleigh praying that the Circuit Court of Common Pleas may be abolished. Read and committed to the Committee to whom that subject was referred at the last session. Sent up for concurrence.

[Remonstrance - Sel. of Brownfield]

Remonstrance of Selectmen of Brownfield against the prayer of petition of James Lord and others - Read and committed to the Committee on Incorporation of Towns. Sent up for concurrence.

[pet. James Lowell & als]

Petition of James Lowell and others praying for a Lottery &c Read and committed to the Committee of this House consisting of Messrs Eames of Lisbon Wheeler of Camden and Howard of Minot.

[pet. Thomas Clark & als]

Petition of Thomas Clark and others relating to State Paupers. In Senate Jany 17 1821. Read and passed. Sent down for concurrence. Read and concurred.

[Bill - to regulate sale of Beef, pork, salt & Grain]

Bill reported by the Board of Jurisprudence entitled "an Act to regulate the weighing and sale of Beef and Pork, Salt and Grain" In Senate Jany 16 1821 Committed to the Committee appointed at the last session on the Inspection Laws Sent

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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