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House Journal 1825 (30-318940-P046B.pdf)

83 Monday January 24th 1825 Met according to adjournment. Reports - on petition of Moses Adams - - of Inh. of Buxton - - of John Goodridge & als - - of Z. Rogers & als - granting leave to withdraw, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence and the House concurred.

Report on petition of Ebenr Tressenden Junr & al granting an order of Notice, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence and the House concurred.

Report on petition of Nancy Sweat & als, granting leave to bring in a Resolve, came from the Senate, accepted for concurrence - & the House concurred.

Reports on petitions of Samuel Twombly & als - - of Court of Sessions of Lincoln County - granting leave for Bills, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence and the House.

The Committee on the pet. of Jacob McGaw & a for a Bank, reported leave to withdraw - The Senate [underlined]recommitted the subject & sent down the papers for concurrence and the House concurred.

Ordered that the Committee on State Lands be instructed to enquire as to the expediency of appropriating such sum of money arising from the sales of land on Penobscot River as they may think proper for building a Bridge over Passadunkeag Stream and other small streams on the State road leading through township number one & two, river townships and others for connecting said road with the Baskahegan Road so called - read & passed. 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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