House Journal 1826 (30-318941-P110B.pdf)
Resolve respecting forms of Returns of votes for Senators was read 1st & 2d time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.
Resolve making appropriation for expenses of the State Arsenal, was read 1st & 2d time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.
The Committee on engrossed Bills reported as duly engrossed
Bill – and additional Resolve, providing for the promulgation & distribution of the Laws, Resolves & Judicial Reports of the State
-enabling the owners of Meeting Houses to manage the same.
-in addition to an Act respecting Engine Men, Fire Engines and the extinguishment of fire.
which were severally passed to be enacted. Sent up for concurrence
Bill – an additional act to promote the sale & settlement of Public Land, was read once & on motion referred to Messrs Cobb of Durham, Chase of Livermore & Weymouth of Berwick.
Ordered that the Senate be requested to send to this House the Resolve in favor of Josiah Towle. – read & passed.
Bill – to incorporate the Great Works Manufacturing Company was read a 1st & 2nd time & tomorrow at 10 o clock assigned for a third reading.
Bill – to regulate the Alewive fishery in Bristol, was read a third time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.
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