House Journal 1823 (30-318938-P035A.pdf)
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[pet. James Lord & als]
the petition of James Lord & others to the committee on New trials - and the House concurred.
[Bill - depositions]
Bill, entitled an additional act prescribing the mode of taking depositions - was, read a third time in a new draft and passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence.
[Rep. - Benjn. Wiley & als]
Report on the pet. of Benjamin Wiley & others granting leave to withdraw - came down accepted for concurrence and the House concurred.
[Rep. - Isaac Abbot & als]
Report on the pet. of Isaac Abbot & others granting leave to withdraw, came down accepted for concurrence - and the House concurred.
[Rep. - Joy]
Report on the petition of the Selectmen of Joy for leave to sell school lands &c, granting leave to withdraw came down accepted for concurrence - and the House concurred.
[Rept - James D Hopkins]
The committee on the petition of James D Hopkins & als for alteration of the terms of C.C. Pleas in Cumberland &c reported a Bill - report accepted.
[Bill - altering times of holding CCP. in Cumberland & York]
Bill, fixing the times of holding the Court of Common Pleas within the Counties of York & Cumberland - was, read 1 & 2d time & tuesday next at 10 o'clock assigned for 3d reading.
[Bill - Eastern Lodge]
Bill, to incorporate the master, wardens & members of Eastern Lodge, was read a third time and passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence.
[Joseph E Boyds Acceptance as Treas]
A Letter was received from Joseph E Boyd Esq signifying his acceptance of the office of Treas -
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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