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House Journal 1824 (30-318939-P102A.pdf)

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Monday February 23d 1824.

Met according to adjournment.

Mr McIntire obtained leave of absence after today.

[Conference on subject of Electors &c]

The committee on conference on the subject of the resolves directing the mode of making choice of Electors of President & Vice President reported that the House adhere to their own vote passing a Bill upon the subject as in the new Draft - report read & refused acceptance

[Resolve - State Prisons]

Resolve appropriating money for the support of the States Prison - was read a 2d time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.

[leave of absence]

Messrs Burgin " Wilder " Glover & Haskell obtained leave of absence after today -

[Committee - pay to Chaplains -]

Ordered that Messrs Cobb, Butterfield of S. & Bailey with such as the Senate may join be a committee to consider what compensation ought to be made to the Chaplain of the Senate and the several Chaplains of the House of Representatives for their services the present session - Read & passed - Sent up for concurrence

[Bill - endorsement of Writs]

Bill, respecting the endorsement of writs - was taken up the vote passing the same to be engrossed, reconsidered & the same referred to Messrs Jos. Adams of P. Dunn of Poland & Fitch.

[Bills - additional - C.C. Pleas]

Bill additional to an act to establish a Court of Common Pleas, reported in a new draft, was read a 3d time time as in new draft & passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence

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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