House Journal 1824 (30-318939-P063A.pdf)
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Tuesday February 3d 1824
Met according to adjournment
Petition of Jedidiah Herrick to be reimbursed the sum of 25$ paid by him on his appointment to the office of Sheriff of Penobscot County - was read & referred to the committee on New trials - Sent up for concurrence.
[Message from Governor.]
Message from Governor - dated February 2d 1824 [see appendix page 224]
The foregoing message referred in Senate to Messrs Wheeler & Anderson came down from the Senate to be joined by the House - The House concurred & Messrs Wilder, Buckman & Beal were appointed on the part of the House.
Petition of Albert Newhall & als of Cumberland Bank for an increase of the capital Stock of said Bank - was read & referred to the committee on Banks & Banking - Sent up for concurrence.
[Committee - inoculation for Kine Pock]
An order came from the Senate for concurrence appointing Messrs Campbell & Small with such as the House my join to take into consideration the expediency of devising some mode of enforcing Inoculation with the kine pock - and the House concurred & Messrs Burgin, Hutchinson & Morse were joined.
[Bill - Inholders &c]
Bill additional to the act for the regulation of Inholders, retailers & common Victuallers was read a 3d time & passed & passed as in a new draft to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence.
[Resolve - Jona Nelson]
Resolve in favor of Jonathan Nelson which was in this House referred to the next Legislature, came from the Senate non curred [nonconcurred] & rejected. The House receded from their votes & concurd the Senate.
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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