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House Journal 1824 (30-318939-P069A.pdf)

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be engrossed as amended at A & B in the 3d section. Sent up for concurrence.

[Reports]

Reports on petition of Samuel Gibson & als - on petition of James Paul & other - granting a reference of the subject to the next Legislature, came down accepted for concurrence & the House concurred.

[ibid]

Reports on petition of Samuel Quimby & als - on petition of Selectmen of Westbrook - on petition of John Hawes & als - on petition Buxton granting orders of notice, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence & the House concurred.

[Report]

The committee on the order to consider the expediency of appropriating a portion of the public lands for the support of schools &c - reported a reference of the subject to the next Legislature, which was in Senate accepted & sent down for concurrence - and the House concurred.

[Bill - fish in Penobscot]

Bill to prevent the destruction of Fish in Penobscot river, taken from the Senates files of 1822, was referred in Senate to the Committee on Interior fisheries & sent down for concurrence - and the House concurred.

[Bill - fining towns not sending Representatives &c]

Bill imposing fines on towns, neglecting to choose Representatives &c taken from the Senates files was read & referred to Messrs McIntire Cobb & Eaton.

[Courts in County of York]

A message was received from the Senate, informing the House that they had amended the engrossed Resolve relating to the location of the Judicial Courts in the County of York at A & B by inserting the words "and county officers" at each place - and the House concurred in the amendment and the clerk was requested to acquaint the Senate therewith.

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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