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House Journal 1824 (30-318939-P031B.pdf)

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[Report - Saml Silsbee & als]

Report on the petition of Samuel Silsbee & als, granting an order of notice, came down accepted for concurrence and the House concurred.

[Report - Selectmen of Farmington]

Report on petition of Selectmen of Farmington recommending a reference of the subject to a special committee of both Houses was read & accepted in concurrence - and the petition then referred to Messrs Campbell & Witham of the Senate & Parlin, Butterfield & Brown of the House

[Bill - repeal - Banks &c]

Bill (from Senate) to repeal the 2d sec. of an act entitled an act to restrain unincorporated Banking Associations & for other purposes - was read once & tomorrow at 11 oclock assigned for a 2d reading.

[Report - Thos Snows election]

The committee on elections reported a statement of facts in relation to the election of Thomas Snow returned as a member from Frankfort - The report was assigned for consideration at 10 oclock tomorrow-

[Report - Enoch A Glidden]

Report in petition of Enoch A Glidden, granting a Bill came from the Senate accepted for concurrence and the House concurred.

[Petition -]

Petition of the town of Lisbon to be annexed to Kennebec was read & referred to the committee on the incorporation of towns. Sent up for concurrence.


Petition of John Lowell for a Law authorizing certain Guardians to convey certain lands held in trust - of Bethel for an additional term of the C C P. & S.J.C. in Oxford County - Lemuel Shaw Adm' on estate of Martha Cochrane for leave to sell lands &c were severally read & referred to the committee on new trails . Sent up for concurrence.



James L Child


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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