House Journal 1824 (30-318939-P064A.pdf)
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[Committee - further Compensation to Adjt Genl & Secy of State -]
Messrs Anderson & Wellington with such as the House may join a committee to consider whether any further compensation ought to be allowed to the Secretary of State or Adjutant General for services for the past year - and the House concurred & Messrs Joseph Adams of Portland, Hutchinson & Winter were joined
[Bill - marks on Sheep]
Bill respecting marks on sheep, was read a 3d time & passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence.
[Report - Jason Thurston]
Report on the petition of Jason Thurston & als, referring the same to the committee on New trials was read & accepted. Sent up for concurrence
[Resolve - Eliz. Capen]
Resolve on the petition of Elizabeth Capen, was read & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.
[Report - State tax]
The Committee on Finance reported that it is necessary to raise a State tax of $45120 - report accepted.
[Bill - depositions]
Bill additional to the act prescribing the mode of taking depositions was read once & tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a 2d reading.
[Resolve - Debates of Convention]
The committee on engrossed bills reported as duly engrossed Resolve, for purchasing reports of debates in the Maine Convention and the same on motion of Mr Sturdivant was indefinitely postponed.
[Resolve - Penobscot Indians]
Resolve in favor of the Penobscot Indians was read twice & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.
[Bill - Cumberland Lodge]
Bill to incorporate Cumberland Lodge, was read a 3d time & passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence.
[Bill - Tranquil Lodge]
Bill to incorporate Tranquil Lodge, was read a third
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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