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House Journal 1825 (30-318940-P124A.pdf)

238 C. continued. Committees - continued " allowing depositions to be used in all criminal cases not felonious - 93. 183. " Constitution of U. States and of this state to be distributed as a school book. 93. " granting public lands to town which have not received any & 93. 191. " exempting plan. No 1 in 7 range Penobscot Co from taxation. 95. " respecting Divorces. 96. " allowing joint trespasses to plead severally & be witnesses for each other. 97. " taxing Steed Horses & - 98. " fining towns not sending Representatives. 100. " to prevent buying & selling Dormant titles. 102. " Accounts of Land Agent. 106. 111. " authorizing Ministers to solemnize Marriages throughout the State. 106. " request Commissioners nunder act of separation to make further division of lands. 108. 109. " Augusta Deed (second deed) 109. " Land agent to sell reserved lands not divided & 110. " returning votes for Governor and Senators. 112. " compensing[sic] Judge Mellen & MR Sprague - 113. " extending time for Cumberland & Oxford Canal to complete Canal. 113. " change time of holding S. J. Court in Cumberland County. 116. " punishing Malicious Trespasses 116. 183. " restraining power of Selectmen as to taxes & 118. 183. " when to have two sessions each day 121. 135. " authorizing Roman Catholic & Episcopal Minsters to many [underlined]folks 121. 135. " Probate laws generally & salary of Registers of Probate 122. 183. " repealing act to cede to U. S. Jurisdiction of certain lands, passed this session 125. " directing a tax of $45120.57. 125. " causing an enumeration of the inhabitants of this State. 129. " respecting Poor Debtors 132. " omit taxing township No 8. 8th range Somerset Co in next tax acts 133. " approving conduct of President Monroe 136. " placing money in hands of Gov. & Council to carry into effect Treaty with Indians. 138. " Land agent to carry into effect contracts with settlers on No 1 & 2 North of Bingham Lottery Land. 139. " " ditto do do on No 4 - 1st range N. of Bingham Kennebec purchase. 150. " giving further power to S. J. Court respecting Auditors. 139. " respecting Reviews of Actions 140. 183. " Land Agent to sell timber on Waters of St Johns 140.

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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