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House Journal 1824 (30-318939-P069B.pdf)

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[Resolve - distub. U.S. Laws]

Resolve for distributing the laws of the United States & for other purposes came from the Senate amended at A for concurrence - and the House concurred & further amended the resolve at B. Sent up for concurrence.

[Bill - Academies]

Bill additional to an act respecting Academies incorporated in this State, was read 1st & 2d time & tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a 3d reading.

[Resolve - Mack Trafton]

Resolve in favor of Mack Trafton, was read once & tomorrow at 10' oclock assigned for a 2d reading & in the meantime referred to Hessrs Hutchinson, Nowell & Shaw -

[Bill - Shapleigh]

Bill to authorize the sale of ministerial lands in Shapleigh, was read a 3d time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence.

[Bill - marks on Sheep]

Bill respecting marks on Sheep, came from the Senate nonconcurred - the House adhered to their vote passing the Bill to be engrossed.

[Report -]

The committee appointed to enquire what provision ought to be made to prevent buying & selling dormant titles, reported a Bill - read and accepted.

[Bill - dormant titles.]

Bill to prevent the buying & selling of dormant titles, was read once & tuesday next at 10' oclock assigned for a 2d reading.



James L Child


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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