House Journal 1826 (30-318941-P089A.pdf)
Resolve in aid of Bowdoin College, was read once & tomorrow at 10 o clock assigned for a 2d reading.
Report on the petitions of certain Inhabitants of Topsham & other towns for a Registry of Deeds at Topsham, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence, granting leave for a Bill, and the House concurred.
Resolve respecting a bridge between Kittery and the Navy Yard Island in Piscataqua river, was read once & tomorrow at 10 o clock assigned for a 2d reading.
Report on the Remonstrances of the town of Bucksport and petitions of the towns of Trenton & Surry, that the same be filed in the Bill establishing the County of Waldo, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence & the House concurred.
Report of the committee on the Governors Message to whom was referred “a copy of the division and assignment recently made of a portion of the lands owned by this State & Massachusetts accompanied by copies of two Maps”, that they have deposited said documents & maps in the office of the Secretary of State came from the Senate accepted for concurrence & the House concurred.
Report on the petition of Job Thomas granting leave to withdraw, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence & the House concurred.
Bill – respecting fish in the waters of East Machias, came from the Senate in a new draft for concurrence, and the House concurred in passing the Bill to be engrossed as thus amended.
Bill – additional act for the regulation of the Penobscot & Passamaquoddy tribes of Indians – was read 1st & 2nd time & tomorrow at 10 o clock assigned for a 3d reading.
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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