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House Journal 1824 (30-318939-P078A.pdf)

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Wednesday February 11 1824

Met according to adjournment.

[Bill - bounds of Monroe]

Bill altering the bounds of the town of Monroe, was read a 3d time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.

[Bill - North Parish Berwick]

Bill additional to an act to incorporate the Trustees of the ministerial fund, in the north parish in Berwick, was read a 3d time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence.

[Petition - Gray -]

Petition of the town of Gray to establish a toll on Staples point Bridge, was read & referred to the committee on Turnpikes Bridges & Canals. Sent up for concurrence.

[Bill - towns not Represented]

Bill imposing fines on towns neglecting to choose representatives, was read once & tomorrow at 10' oclock assigned for a 2d reading

[Bill - Sessions Washington Co]

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

[Bill - Salaries of Judges of Probate]

Bill in addition the act establishing the Salaries of the Judges of Probate, was read a 3d time & passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence

[Reports -]

Reports on petition of Nahum Morrell & als - on petition of Ephraim Batcheldor & others granting leave to withdraw, were read & accepted.

[Bill - forcible entry &c]

Bill directing the proceedings against forcible entry & detainer, was read a 2d time and amended at A. K & B & tomorrow at 10' oclock assigned for a 3d reading.

[Resolve - favor Adjt Genl]

Resolve in favor of the Adjutant General, was read once and referred to Messrs Dunn of Cornish, Fletcher and Cummings.

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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