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House Journal 1826 (30-318941-P116A.pdf)

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was read once and tomorrow at 10 o clock assigned for a second reading.

resolve appointing an agent to procure certain articles was read once and tomorrow at 10 o clock assigned for a second reading.

Bill – additional to the act respecting the inspection of lime and lime casks was read a 1st & 2d time & tomorrow at 10 o cock assigned for a 3d reading

Bill – an additional act respecting executors, administrators and guardians, and the conveyance of Real estate in certain cases – was read a third time & passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence

Bill providing for the organization of towns destitute of town officers, came from the Senate passed to be engrossed as in a new draft for concurrence – and the House concurred.

Reports on the petition of Pelatiah[?] Haley & al

-Daniel Merrill Junr & al

granting leave to withdraw, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence, and the House concurred.

An order came from the Senate for concurrence, directing the Secretary of State to notify the governor that the two Houses of the Legislature, on the second day of March current elected Richard T Dunlap, of Brunswick, Major General of the fourth Division, of the Militia of this State, and the House concurred.

The committee on engrossed bills reported as duly engrossed. Resolve authorizing the Governor to appoint an Auditor to adjust the accounts of the State Prison, which was finally passed. Sent up for concurrence.

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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