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House Journal 1824 (30-318939-P038B.pdf)

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[Report - passage for teams on ice &c]

provision is necessary to ensure a convenient passage for teams &c on the ice, reported a reference of the subject to the committee who have under consideration the 25 Section of the act directing the method of laying out & making provision for the repair & amendment of Highways with a view to amend the same - read & accepted.


The committee on engrossed bills reported as duly engrossed Bill - to annex certain lands belonging to Enoch A Glidden to the town of Alna - which was passed to be enacted. Sent up for concurrence.

[Resolve finally passed.]

The same committee reported as duly engrossed Resolve, granting a pension to Thurston Card - which was finally passed. Sent up for concurrence

[Rep. on pet. of Sel of Hiram]

A message was received from the Senate requesting this House to send up the report on the petition of the Selectmen of Hiram - also report on petition of Inhabitants of Frankfort - The House accordingly sent up the papers.

[Bill - Ligonia Lodge]

Bill to incorporate Ligonia Lodge - was read a 3d time & passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence

[Bill - school District in Corinna & Dexter]

Bill to establish a School District comprising parts of Corinna & Dexter, was read a 1st time & tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a 2d reading.

[Bill - obstructions in Penobscot & Piscataquis Rivers &c]

Bill to prevent obstructions in the Penobscot & Piscataquis Rivers, was read a 2d time & referred to Messrs Webster, Parsons & McIntosh.

[Petition - ]

Petition of Artemas Leonard & als for a Bank at Hallowell was read & referred to the committee on Banks & Banking - Sent up for concurrence.

Ordered, that Messrs Sheppard, Frost & Lombard be a committee with such as the Senate may join to consider whether any alterations are necessary in an act for the

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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