Transcribe Page

House Journal 1827 (30-318942-P080B.pdf)

This transcription is complete!

147 appointing Messrs Stebbins, Dennet & Francis as Conferees on their part. The House concurred & appointed Messrs Abbot of Castine, Barnard of Alna & Morrill of Chesterville as conferees on their part.

Bill – to incorporate the Proprietors of Edgecomb Bridge, was reported with amendments & assigned for consideration on Monday next at 11 o clock.

Resolve in favor of the town of Poland, was laid on the table by Mr True of Poland & on motion referred to the committee on Turnpikes, Bridges & Canals. Sent up for concurrence

Resolve establishing the seat of Government, came from the Senate in a new draft for concurrence – and the House assigned tuesday next at 1/2 past two o clock to consider the subject.

The committee on engrossed bills reported as duly engrossed Bill – An additional act for securing to owners their property in logs, masts, spars & other timber in certain cases. -in further addition to an act to provide for the education of Youth which were severally passed to be enacted. Sent up for concurrence.

The same committee reported as duly engrossed, Resolve – relative to the State Road North of the Bingham Purchase which was finally passed. Sent up for concurrence.

Adjourned until ten o clock on Monday morning next


James L Child



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.

Link to document in Digital Maine

Language: Englsih

Date: 1827

Image 159 of 282