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House Journal 1824 (30-318939-P067B.pdf)

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Thursday February 5th 1824

Met according to adjournment.

[Enacted -]

The committee on engrossed bills reported as duly engrossed Bill - to incorporate the town of Maxfield - was passed to be enacted. Sent up for concurrence.

[Resolve finally passed.]

The same committee reported as duly engrossed - Resolve, confirming the doings of the Trustees of North Yarmouth Academy - in favor of the Penobscot Indians - relating to the Judicial Courts in York County - was finally passed. Sent up for concurrence.

[Committee - Mills-]

Ordered that the committee on New trials be directed to consider whether any & if any what alteration or amendments may be necessary in an act entitled An act for the support & regulation of Mills - read & passed. Sent up for concurrence.

[Bill - Shapleigh -]

Bill to authorized the sale of ministerial lands in Shapleigh, was called up & referred to Messrs Wood, Morrill & Page.

[Committee - inspection of Salted provisions -]

Ordered that Messrs Spring of S. Isaac Adams, & Morrill of C. be a committee with such as the Senate may join to take into consideration the expediency of altering the Inspection law respecting salted provisions, which may have been inspected in other States & brought into this State - read & passed. Sent up for concurrence.

[Petition -]

Petition of Amos Rich & others of the County of Penobscot on the subject of the Agency of the Public lands on Penobscot river - was read & referred to Messrs Hutchinson, McIntosh & Mowry with such as the Senate may join. Sent up for concurrence.

[Bill - York Lodge]

Bill to incorporate York Lodge, was read a 1st & 2d time & tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a 3d reading.

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: 1824

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