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House Journal 1825 (30-318940-P037A.pdf)

64 Wednesday January 19th 1825 Met according to adjournment.

The Committee on the subject of providing for the making of roads on the ice at the several ferry ways & - reported a Bill - report accepted.

Bill - an additional act for regulating ferries - was read 1st & 2nd time & tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a 3d reading.

Message from the Governor.

A special Message was received from the Governor dated JanY 18 1825 (see appendix page 224) on the subject of appropriating money for the purchase of field Ordnance & for Artillery - and the same referred in Senate to the Committee on Militia and Military Affairs came down for concurrence - and the House concurred.

The committee on the petition of Jonathan D Weston & als. reported leave to withdraw - report accepted.

The Committee on engrossed Bills reported as duly engrossed. Bills - to incorporate the town of Charlotte - - to incorporate the town of Baring - - to incorporate the town of Alexander - which were severally passed to be enacted. Sent up for concurrence.

Petition of Central Lodge to be incorporated, was read and referred to the committee on the incorporation of Parishes &. Sent up for concurrence.

Bill to incorporate the Gardiner Iron Manufacturing Company - was read a 3d time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate

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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