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House Journal 1823 (30-318938-P025B.pdf)

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a law regulating the taking of Herring in Machias River, to the committee on Interior fisheries - and the House concurred.

[pet. Rufus K Lane & als]

An order came from the Senate for concurrence referring the petition of Rufus K Lane and als for a law to prevent the destruction of timber on the States land in the County of Washington, to the committee on the States land - and the House concurred.

[another pet. of same]

An order came from the Senate for concurrence, referring the petition of Rufus K Lane & als for the passage of a law to prevent the destruction of timber on the Indian lands in the County of Washington, to the committee on States land - & the House concurred.

[pet. Barret Potter]

An order came from the Senate for concurrence referring the petition of Barret Potter for a revision & amendment of the Probate law and for license & authority to settle certain accounts as guardian of Elizabeth W Chase, to the committee on new trials and the House concurred.

[pet - Sessions Oxford Co.]

An order came from the Senate for concurrence, referring the petition of the Court of Sessions of Oxford County that a part of said County may be annexed to Somerset, to the committee on the Incorporation of towns - and the House concurred.

[pet. Harrington]

An order came from the Senate for concurrence, referring the petition of Harrington for the annexation of a range of lots in Columbia to said Harrington, to the committee on the incorporation of towns - and the House concurred.

An order came from the Senate referring the petition of

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: 1823

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