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House Journal 1825 (30-318940-P038A.pdf)

66. Resolve in and of the Gardiner Lyceum, was read a 2d time and passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence.

The Committee on the petition of the Justices of the Court of Sessions of Washington County - reported a Resolve - report read & accepted.

Resolve authorizing the Court of Sessions for the County of Washington t borrow a certain sum of money - was read twice & passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence.

Petition of Samuel M Pond agent for Castine River Look & Sluice Company on the subject of the fisheries in Penobscot River was read & referred to the committee on interior fisheries. Sent up for concurrence.

Message from the Senate by Mr Smith their Secretary - Mr Speaker, The Senate propose a convention of both Houses forthwith for the purpose of qualifying Daniel Wilkins Esquire a Counsellor elect - and the House concurred and the Clerk was requested to acquaint the Senate therewith.

Agreeably to assignment the two branches met in convention in the representatives Chamber when Daniel Wilkins Esquire Counsellor elect, came in & took and subscribed the oaths & declarations required by the Constitution to qualify him for the duties of his office - and the Senators retired -

Bill further in addition to an act concerning foreign attachment, was read a second time - and tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a 3d reading.

The Committee on the application form the Trustees of Waterville College - reported a Bill & the report accepted in Senate came down for concurrence - and the House concurred.

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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