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House Journal 1824 (30-318939-P084A.pdf)

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Saturday February 14th 1824

Met according to adjournment.

[Report -]

Report on petition of C.B. Brooks came from the Senate for concurrence, referred to the committee on New trials - and the House concurred.

[Reports]

Reports on petition of Selectmen of New Castle - on petition of John Gordon & al - on petition of Mason Shaw - on petition of John Attian & als - on petition of Albert Newhall & als - granting leave for a Resolve - came from the Senate for concurrence - and the House concurred.

[Report]

Report on petition of Joseph Williamson & others - granting an order of notice, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence - & the House concurred.

[Report - punishment of Crimes]

The committee to enquire what alteration ought to be made in the law relating to the punishment of crimes, reported a Bill - The report accepted in Senate came down for concurrence - and the House concurred.

[Resolve - Archelaus Lewis & al]

Resolve on petition of Archelaus Lewis & John Gordon was read a 2d time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.

[Report - Wm Richards & als]

Report, on petition of William Richards & others, granting leave to withdraw, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence - and the House concurred .

[Report - Nathan Cummings & als]

Report on petition of Nathan Cummings & als granting leave for a Bill, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence & the House concurred.

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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