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House Journal 1824 (30-318939-P083A.pdf)

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[Bill - fisheries in St George]

Bill respecting the fisheries in St George's river, came from the Senate amended as taken into a new draft for concurrence - The House recede from their former vote referring this Bill to the next Legislature, & now refer it to Messrs Ruggles, Knight & Snow.

[Bill - Casco Bank]

Bill to incorporate the Casco Bank, was read once & tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a 2d reading.

[Bill - Buxton to Standish]

Bill to annex certain inhabitants of Buxton to Standish, came from the Senate further amended for concurrence & the House concurred.

[Bill - Shows]

Bill respecting Public Shows & Exhibitions, was amended by adding a proviso at A at the end of 2nd Section & passed as amended & a message Sent to the Senate requesting their concurrence.

[Bill - Calais Bridge]

Bill to incorporate the Proprietors of the Calais Bridge was read a 3d time & passed to be engrossed as amended on Sheet K. Sent up for concurrence.

[Committee - on what further business necessary to act upon &c]

Ordered, that Messrs Morrill of Chesterville, Sturdivant & White, with such as the Senate may join be a committee to consider what further business requires the attention of this Legislature, & when a recess can be had consistent with the public interest. Sent up for concurrence

[Committee - State Arsenal]

Ordered that Messrs Spring of Saco, Cobb & Weeks, with such as the Senate may join be a committee to consider the expediency of procuring a suitable building for the safekeeping of the guns & other munitions of war belonging to the State that are now deposited in hired buildings in this town & other places near, - read & Passed - Sent up for concurrence.

The committee on Finance reported a Bill, apportioning on

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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