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House Journal 1823 (30-318938-P029B.pdf)

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to bring in a bill, came down accepted for concurrence and the House concurred.

[Rep. Benj Allen Jr & als]

Report on the petition of Benjamin Allen Junior & others to be incorporated as the northern Harmonic Society granting leave for a bill, came down accepted for concurrence - and the House concurred.

[Rep. Enoch Perley & als]

Report on the petition of Enoch Perley & others granting leave to bring in a bill - came down accepted for concurrence - and the House concurred.

[Bill - ministerial fund in Bridgton -]

Bill entitled an additional act relating to the ministerial fund in the town of Bridgton - Cumberland County - read 1st 2nd & 3rd time & passed to be engrossed - Sent up for concurrence.

[Rep. Selectmen of Newry]

Report on the petition of selectmen of Newry granting an order of notice, came down accepted for concurrence - & the House concurred.

[Rep - Anson.]

Report on the petition of Anson, granting leave to bring in a bill came down accepted for concurrence & the House concurred.

[Committee - to secure owners their property in logs &c &c]

Ordered that Messrs Vance, Marsh & Farrar be a committee to examine & report as to the expediency of amending or repealing so much of an act entitled "An act in addition to an act to secure to owners their property in logs, masts, spans & others timber in certain cases as relates to the Schoodic River - and also as to the expediency of amending or repealing an act

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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