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House Journal 1825 (30-318940-P067B.pdf)

125 Resolve relating to the Kennebec Road (reported as duly engrossed) was finally passed. Sent up for concurrence.

Resolve granting a pension to James Pomroy - was read a 1st & 2d time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.

Resolve granting a pension to Timothy Hall Junior, was read 1st & 2d time & passed too be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.

Resolve granting compensation to Joseph Emery 3d, was read 1st & 2d time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.

Ordered, that Messrs Richardson of Portland, Pond of Bucksport & Webber of Lovell, be a Committee to consider the expediency of repealing" an act to cede to the United States of America the jurisdiction of certain Lands" passed the present Session, an also to consider the expediency of passing a new act conformable tot he prayer of the Petitioner on the subject to which the act here referred to relate - read and passed.

Resolve granting compensation to Revel Weston, was read 1st & 2d time & passed to be engrossed ini concurrence with the Senate.

Bill to incorporate the Proprietors of Martins point Bridge, was read & 2d time & tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a 3d reading.

Ordered that the Committee on Finance be instructed to apportion & assess a tax on the State of Forty five thousand one hundred & twenty dollars and fifty seven cents. - Read & passed.

The special Committee of this House to whom was referred the Bill "in addition to the several acts now in force to organize, govern & discipline the Militia of this State" reported the same ini a new draft which was read & Friday next at 10 oclock assigned to consider the same and 200 copies ordered to be printed for the use of Legislature.

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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