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House Journal 1824 (30-318939-P073A.pdf)

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[Bill - regulation of Mills]

Bill, additional to the act for the support & regulation of Mills, was read a first & second & Wednesday next at 10 oclcok assigned for a 3d reading & in the meantime referred to Messrs Burr, Ruggles & Chase of Unity.

[Bill - buying Notes -]

Bill additional to an act to prohibit certain officers of Courts from buying promissory notes & other demands for the purpose of making a gain or profit in the collection thereof - was read a 3d time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence.

[Bill - booms across Saco River]

Bill to authorize Booms across Saco River between Buxton & Hollis - was read a 3d time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence.

[Committee - Suits, on Probate Bonds]

Ordered, that the committee on New trials be instructed to enquire into the expediency of passing an act additional to the act regulating suits on Probate bonds - read & passed. Sent up for concurrence.

[Bill - Cumberland Cotton Factory-]

Bill to establish the Cumberland Cotton Manufacturing Company was read a 3d time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence.

[Report - taxing Minors]

The committee to consider the expediency of exempting minors from paying a poll tax - reported that it inexpedient to take any further order thereon - The report accepted in Senate came down for concurrence - The House refused to concur & referred the papers to Messrs Perry, Quinnam & Patten.

[Bill - Sessions in York County]

Bill altering the time of holding the Court of Sessions in the County of York, was read a 3d time, & passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence

[Bill - Highways -]

Bill additional directing the method of laying out, & making provision for the repair & amendment of Highways, was read a 3d time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.

[Bill - secure rent &c]

Bill to secure rent to lessors of Mill privileges & House lots, was read a 3d time & passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence.

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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