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House Journal 1823 (30-318938-P030A.pdf)

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entitled an act to establish the Calais Boom Corporation. Read & passed.

[Committee - on conduct of Land Agents]

Ordered that Messrs Emery, Pike, Ruggles, McIntire, & Lewis be a committee to enquire into the doings of the several land agents in this State, with leave to report by bill or otherwise - read & passed.

[Report - Eastern Lodge]

Report on the petition of Eastern Lodge granting leave to bring in a bill - came down accepted for concurrence - and the House concurred.

[Bill - Eastern Lodge]

Bill to incorporate the Master, Wardens & Members of Eastern Lodge - read 1st & 2nd time & tomorrow at 10 o'clock assigned for a 3d reading.

[pet. Aaron Porter]

An order came from the Senate for concurrence referring the petition of Aaron Porter for a new trial to the Committee on New trials - and the House concurred.

[Report - on Treasurers Report]

Report of the committee to whom was referred the Treasurers Report with the accompanying documents - came down accepted for concurrence - & the House concurred.

[pet. Orient Lodge]

Petition of John Gleason & others of Orient Lodge to be incorporated - read & referred to the committee on the incorporation of parishes and other religious societies and ministerial & school lands. Sent up for concurrence.

[pet. - John Wells]

Petition of John Wells of Clinton for a new trial, - read and referred to the committee on new trials. Sent up for concurrence.

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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