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House Journal 1825 (30-318940-P019B.pdf)

29. An order came from the Senate for concurrence appointing Messrs Ripley & Parlin with such as the House may join a committee to take into consideration, what alterations, if any, are necessary in the existing laws relative to the Courts of Sessions with leave to report by bill or otherwise - The House concurred and Messrs Wingate of Bath Deane of Ellsworth & Burns of Madison were joined.

Ordered that Messrs Blaney of Bristol, Boutelle of Waterville & Spring of Saco be a committee to see what alteration, if any is necessary in the law regulating the fees of Sheriffs & other officers in the levying of Executions - read & passed.

Petitions of Joseph Emery 3d of Bloomfield for a pension - - of James Pomroy of Hampden for a pension - - of Revel Weston of Norridgewock for a pension - - were severally read & referred to the committee on sick & wounded soldiers - Sent up for concurrence -

Petitions, of Officers of 1st Reg. 2d Brig & 2 Div on subject of Militia Law - - of Ezra Treat & als on same subject - - of Charles Morse & als on same subject - - of Officers of 2d Reg. 1st Brig. & 7 Div. on same subject - - of Leonard Blanchard & als on same subject - were severally read & referred to the committee on Militia & Military affairs. Sent up for concurrence.

Petition of Benja Gray & als of Sedgwick to be annexed to Bluehill - - of John Douglass & als of No 11 Washington Co to be incorporated as a town - - of Selectmen of Cherryfield to have their doings made valid - - of James Parker & als of Litchfield to be annexed to Hallowell - were severally read & referred to the committee on the incorporation of towns. Sent up for concurrence.

Petition of David Richardson & als on subject of fisheries in Penobscot River was read & referred to the committee on Interior fisheries. 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: 1825

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