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House Journal 1825 (30-318940-P049A.pdf)

88. Bill to prevent intemperance, excess & corruption on days of elections being reported with amendments which were adopted, was read a 2d time and on motion referred to Messrs Adams of Portland, Boutelle of Waterville, Ford of Alna, Fessender of Portland & Hall of Camden.

Bill to exempt from taxation Manufacturing Companies of Cotton, Wool Iron & Steel for a limited time - was considered & ordered to lie on the table

The Committee on engrossed Bills reported as duly engrossed Bill in further addition to an act concerning foreign attachment - to incorporate Temple Lodge which were passed to be enacted. Sent up for concurrence

The same committee reported as duly engrossed Resolve in aid of the Gardiner Lyceum - - for the admission of Daniel Clark to practise law in the C. C. Pleas & for other purposes - which were finally passed. Sent up for concurrence.

Ordered that Messrs Richardson of Portland, Smith of Westbrook & McCobb of Phipsburg be a committee to consider the expediency of amending the act "to regulate the inspection of Beef & Pork & - read & passed.

The Committee on the petition of Isaac Isley reported a Bill - report accepted.

Bill to cede to the United States of America the jurisdiction of certain lands - was read 1st, 2d & 3d time& passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence

Bill in addition to the several acts now in force to organize, govern & discipline the Militia of this State, was taken up, several amendments therein adopted - when the House

Adjourned until nine oclock tomorrow morning

Attest James L Child Clerk

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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