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House Journal 1823 (30-318938-P028A.pdf)

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House concurred and Messrs Wilkins of N.C, Fox and Dascomb were joined.

[Sundry Remonstrances]

Remonstrances of town of Boothbay } - of town of Whitefield } - of town of Harpswell } - of town of Bristol } - of Converse Lilly & others } all against a division of the County of Lincoln & the erection of a new County - were severally read & referred to the last mentioned committee who have under consideration the petition of George Rogers & others - Sent up for concurrence -

[Resolve - State printing -]

Resolve, relating to the printing for the State, was read as engrossed & finally passed.

[election of Wm. Vance]

The Committee on elections, to whom was referred sundry remonstrances against the election of William Vance, returned as a Representative, reported that he is entitled to hold his seat in this House, - on motion the report was ordered to lie upon the table.



James L Child


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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