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House Journal 1824 (30-318939-P072B.pdf)

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[Resolve - Thos Stevens junr]

Resolve authorizing Thomas Stevens Junior Executor of the last will & testament of William Pousland, to convey certain real estate - was read twice & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.

[Bill - Buxton to Standish]

Bill, to annex a part of Buxton to Standish, came from the Senate amended, for concurrence - and the House concurred & further amended the Bill at P. Sent up for concurrence.

[Committee - Endorsement of Writs &c]

Ordered, that Messrs Dunn of C, Sheppard & Haskell be a committee to see if any, & what alteration or provision is necessary, respecting the endorsement of Writs - read & passed.

[Report -]

Report on the petition of the Selectmen of Richmond - granting an order of notice, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence - and the House concurred.

[Resolve - Jed. Herrick]

Resolve in favor of Jedidiah Herrick, was read once & Monday at 10 oclock assigned for a 2d reading.

[Report - Illinois Resolutions]

The Committee on so much of the Governors Message as relates to the Illinois resolutions on the subject of Granting United States Lands for the purposes of Education, reported that it is inexpedient to take any further order thereon - The report accepted in Senate came down for concurrence & the House concurred.

[Bill - Lotteries]

Bill additional respecting Lotteries, was read a third time & passed to be engrossed as amended by striking out between A & B in the 2d section. Sent up for concurrence.

[Bill - Jona Powers & als]

Bill to set off Jonathan Powers & others from Palmyra to Warsaw, was read a 1st & 2d time & Monday next at 10 oclock assigned for a 3d reading.

[Bill - Freeport Lodge]

Bill to incorporate Freeport Lodge, was read a 3d time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with 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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Language: English

Date: 1824

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