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House Journal 1824 (30-318939-P101B.pdf)

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[Bill - Militia]

Bill additional to an act to organize, govern & discipline of the Militia of this State - was amended by striking out the 8th Sec. in concurrence with the Senate & further by striking out 5th & 6th Sec. & correcting the numbering of the Sections - Sent up for concurrence.

[Bill - Sheriffs]

Bill additional respecting Sheriffs came from the Senate, postponed indefinitely for concurrence - and the House concurred.

[Report - Jacob Scholfield & als]

Report on the petition of Jacob Scholfield & others, came from the Senate referred to the next Legislature for concurrence - and the House concurred.

[Bill - Sessions]

Bill additional to an act to establish a Court of Sessions, came from the Senate indefinitely postponed for concurrence - The House nonconcurred the Senate - & adhere to their former vote passing this Bill to be engrossed.

[Bill - Beef, Pork &c]

Bill additional respecting the inspection of Beef, Pork, Butter, & Hogs lard &c came from the Senate with a further amendment at A for concurrence - and the House concurred.

[Resolve - Electors of Pres.]

Resolve providing for the choice of electors of President &c Vice President came from the Senate with a certificate of the appointment of Messrs Usher, Wilkins & Chandler as Conferees on said Bill, on the part of the Senate - The House on their part appointed Messrs Fillebrown, Parsons of E. & Sturdivant as conferees.


The committee on engrossed bills reported as duly engrossed, Bill, establishing the salary of the Secretary of State - which was passed to be enacted. Sent up for concurrence

[Resolves finally passed.]

The same committee reported as duly engrossed, Resolve providing for a revision of the Fee Bill - which finally passed. Sent up for concurrence.

Adjourned. Attest - James L Child - Clerk.

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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