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House Journal 1825 (30-318940-P040A.pdf)

70. Petition of a Committee of Etna for authority to assess a tax for certain purposes - of selectmen of Dixmont for aid in erecting a Bridge in said town - were read & referred to the committee on Turnpikes, bridges, & Canals - Sent up for concurrence.

Reports - on petitions of Nahum Corson - " of James Parker & als - " of Cornelius Thomas - " of Zebulon Truckey & als granting orders of Notice, [crossed out]were came down accepted for concurrence - and the House concurred.

Reports, on petitions of Elijah Low & als & sundry remonstrances - " of James Whitney " of Wm McGloufton & als granting leave to withdraw, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence - and the House concurred.

Reports, on petitions of John Douglass & als of No 11. Wash. County to be incorporated " of James B Fish & als - " of Portland Female Charitable Society - granting leave for Bills - came from the Senate accepted for concurrence - and the House concurred.

Reports on petition of Trustees & Overseers of Bowdoin College, granting leave for a Bill, came down accepted for concurrence - and the House refereed the subject to the same committee who reported the same with instructions to report a statement of facts in relation to the wants of the College. Sent up for concurrence

The Committee on engrossed Bills reported as duly engrossed Bill - additional to an act to incorporate the Trustees of the Readfield Religious. & Char. Society. - to incorporate the Gardiner Iron Manufacturing Company - which were passed to be enacted. Sent up for concurrence.

Petition of Charles Sampson & als for a revision of the laws establishing Courts of Sessions read

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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