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House Journal 1827 (30-318942-P078B.pdf)

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143. Bill - entitled an act additional to an act establishing the times of holding the Supreme Judicial Court within this State was taken up - the vote passing the same to be enacted[underlined] reconsidered, the new draft proposed by the Senate adopted, and the Bill ordered to be re engrossed in concurrence with the Senate as in said new draft and as further amended on sheet annexed marked P. Sent up for concurrence.

Resolve making appropriation for expenses of the State Arsenal was read a second time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.

Petition of Merchants Bank for a modification of certain provisions of its Charter, was read & referred to the committee on Banks & Banking. Sent up for concurrence.

Bill - an act additional to an act to prevent frauds & perjury was read a second time & tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a 3rd reading.

Resolve, establishing the seat of Government, was reported in a new draft which was adopted - and then the Resolve was passed to be re engrossed.

Ordered that the committee on the Militia & Military affairs be instructed to report a bill as soon as convenient abolishing all trainings except the annual one for inspection. read & passed. Sent up for concurrence

Ordered that the committee on the State Prison be requested to report a Resolve as soon as conveniently may be, authorizing the appointment of some suitable person to audit the accounts of the Warden & others connected with the State Prison - read & passed. Sent up for concurrence -

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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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