House Journal 1827 (30-318942-P068A.pdf)
Monday February 5th 1827
Met according to adjournment.
Resolve in favor of the proprietors of Merry meeting Bridge laid on the table by Mr Ames of Bath, was read & referred to the committee on the Judiciary. Sent up for concurrence.
Resolve in favor of Nicholas Pierce, was read once & tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a second reading.
Resolve in favor of William Tozier was read once & tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a second reading.
Bill additional to an act respecting Fisheries in the waters of Vinalhaven, was read a 3rd time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.
Bill additional act to the several acts to prevent the destruction of Fish in Dennys' river & Pinmaquan, was read & third time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.
Resolve on the petition of Jabaez P Bradbury, was read & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.
Report on the petitions of Elias Thomas, Treasurer and of Amas Nichol, Secretary of State, that it is inexpedient to grant the prayers thereof, was read & accepted in concurrence with the Senate.
Bill establishing the Salary of the Governor, was read once & refused a second reading in concurrence with the Senate and thenon motion ordered to lie on the table.
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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