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House Journal 1825 (30-318940-P038B.pdf)

67 Bill for the benefit of Waterville College - was read [underlined]once and tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a 2d reading.

The Committee on the subject of the militia & military affairs reported a Bill - report accepted.

Bill in addition to the several acts now in force to organize, govern & discipline the Militia of this State - read once & Wednesday next at 10 oclock assigned for a 2d Reading & 300 copies ordered to be printed for the use of the Legislature.

Ordered that Messrs Sturdivant of Cumberland, Ricker of Freedom & Kimball of Rumford be a committee to take into consideration the expediency of passing an act additional to the act passed March 10th 1821 respecting the accounts of the County Treasurer &. - read & passed.

The committee on the subject of the payments of the duties on Justices of Peace Commissions & - reproved a Bill - report accepted.

Bill regulating the payment of duties on Commissions - was read 1sr&2d time & tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a 3d reading.

The Messenger of the House having returned the order of today directed to him, with the following endorsement thereon" "JanY 19 1825 Pursuant too the within order I have arrested William W Fuller Esquire & Charles Warren herein named & have them before the House off Representatives as herein directed. Thomas Bakerr Messenger," The Clerk read to said Fuller the aforesaid order & turn thereon, and enquired of them severally replied that they held in their hands [crossed out]a letters of apology to the House, and requested permission to lay the same on the speakers table which was ranted - He

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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