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House Journal 1827 (30-318942-P053B.pdf)

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93. Bill for the further protection of Towns from Fire, was read a 1st, 2nd, 3rd time and passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence.

Bill - additional to an act concerning the assessment & collection of taxes, was read a 3rd time & passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence.

Bill - to incorporate the Trustees of the Charity fund of Mount Vernon Chapter, was read a 3rd time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.

Reports on the petitions of John Hopkins - - Benjamin Morrill Junr & als - granting leave to withdraw, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence - and the House concurred.

Reports on the petitions of John H Sherburne & als - - Dennis Fairbanks & als - granting leave for Bills, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence - and the House concurred.

Report on the petition of Daniel Thompson & others, referring the same to the next Legislature, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence - and the House concurred.

The Committee on the sufficiency of the Treasurers Bond, reported that the same is duly executed and that the sureties are sufficient - and the House accepted the report in concurrence with the Senate.

A communication was received from the Secretary of State transmitting legal evidence of the service of an order of notice directed to be served upon the President, Directors & Cashier of the Vassalboro' Bank - and the same was referred in concurrence with the Senate to the Committee on Banks & Banking.

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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: Englsih

Date: 1827

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