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House Journal 1825 (30-318940-P068A.pdf)

126. Deed from Joshua Gage & als of Augusta Deed of Joshua Gage & als to the State of Maine - The motion made by Wm McCobb on the 4th inst to reconsider the vote referring the further consideration of said deed to April next was sustained & prevailed - He then moved a reference of the subject to the next Legislature, which also prevailed.

Resolve for the relief of John Sargent - was read a 2d time & passage refused - Mr Benson moved a reconsideration of the last vote & the House assigned 10th inst at 10 oclock to consider the subject.

Bill additional to ana ct for the better securing & rendering more effectual grants & donations to pious & charitable purposes (reported by committee on petition of Edward Conn & als) was read 1st & 2d time & tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a 3d reading.

Bill additional to an act to prevent fraud in Firewood, Bark or Coal, exposed to sale, (reported by committee on the subject) was read a 1st & 2d time and tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a 3d reading

Bill to annex Lewiston to Cumberland County, was called up & referred to Messrs Sturdivant of Cumberland, Hammond of Elliot and Dunn of Poland.

Bills, respecting the inspection of Beef - - additional to an act to incorporate the Kennebec Steam Navigation Company - - to set off John Gran Junr & John Starbird and their estates from Woodstock to Paris - were severally passed to be enacted. Sent up for concurrence.

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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