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House Journal 1826 (30-318941-P047B.pdf)

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Bill – an additional act to prevent the destruction of Fish in Denny’s river and Pinmaquan – was read a 2st and 2d time & tomorrow at 10 o clock assigned for a 3d reading.

Resolve in favor of Heman Nye, was read 1 & 2 time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.

Resolve in favor of Nehemiah Glass was read once and tomorrow at 10 o clock assigned for a 2d reading

Resolve – granting a pension to Elisha Douglas, was read once and tomorrow at 10 o clock assigned for a 2d reading

Resolve granting a pension to David Sevey, was read once and tomorrow at 10 o clock assigned for a 2d reading

Ordered that the committee on the Judiciary be instructed to enquire if any alterations or additional provisions are necessary to the act entitled an act for the assessment & collection of taxes – read & passed. Sent up for concurrence.

Ordered that the committee on military affairs be instructed to enquire into the expediency of exempting noncommissioned officers and soldiers of the militia from providing themselves with Cartridges with balls, and requiring towns to keep in their town stores, twenty four cartridges with balls, for every noncommissioned officer and soldier of the Militia enrolled therein. read & passed. Sent up for concurrence.

Petition of Jacob Oliver, referred in this House on the 17th inst. to the committee on applications from sick and wounded soldiers came from the Senate nonconcurred, and referred to the committee on State Lands for concurrence – and the House concurred.

Report on the petition of William Goodenow, came from the

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: 1826

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