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House Journal 1821 Volume 1 (30-41314-P007B.pdf)

7 [Pet. of John N. Swazey] Petition of John N. Swazey and others for an extension of the time allowed the "Eastern River lock and sluice company" to complete their works. Read and committed to the joint standing committee on Canals, Turnpike, Roads and Bridges. Sent up for concurrence.

[Pet. of Isaiah Mills] Petition of Isaiah Mills praying that all marriages by him solemnized may be rendered valid. Read and committed to the joint standing committee on New Trials. Sent up for concurrence.

[Pet. of John Walker & wife] Petition of John Walker and wife praying that their marriage may be legalized - Read and committed to the joint standing committee on New trials. Sent up for concurrence.

[Pet. of Tho Lawson Jr. & al] Petition of Thomas Lawson Junr and others praying for a law regulating the fisheries in the town of Jonesborough. Read and committed to the joint standing committee on Interior Fisheries - Sent up for concurrence.

[Bristol pauper account] Pauper Account of the town of Bristol Read and committed to the joint standing committee on Accounts. Sent up for concurrence.

[Accounts agt. State to be presented directly to Committee on accounts] Ordered (on motion of Mr. Redington of Vassalborough,) that there after all accounts agst the State be presented directly to the committee on accounts.

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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