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House Journal 1823 (30-318938-P027B.pdf)

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[Sundry petitions]

Petitions of Sullivan Bray & others for a further law to provide agst. disorder at Religious meetings - of David Kilburne upon the same subject - of the assessors of Dexter that the doings of said town may be made valid - of Henry Johnson & others of Clinton that the doings of said town may be made valid - of Thomas G Thornton & als of Saco. Administrators on the estate of Thomas Cutts Esqr. for authority to sell lands &c. - of Woodbury Storer Chief Justice of the Court of Session for Cumberland County for an alteration in the terms of said Court - were severally read and referred to the committee on new trials - sent up for concurrence.


Petition of Benjamin Sargent & others inhabitants of No 3 in the 7. Range in Penobscot to be incorporated as a town



Remonstrance of William Sullivan agt. the petition of John McLure & others of Swanville to be annexed to Waldo - were severally read & referred to the committee on the incorporation of towns. Sent up for concurrence.


Petition of Ebenezer Fisher & others inhabitants of plantation No 3 east of machias for a law to provide for the increase & preservation of fish &c - was read & referred to the committee on Interior fisheries - Sent up for concurrence.

[pet. of George Rogers & als, for new County &c]

An order came from the Senate for concurrence, referring the petition of George Rogers & others for the erection of a new County to be composed of towns from Lincoln & Cumberland &c with sundry other documents upon the same subject, to Messrs Small & O'Brien with such &c - and the House

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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