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House Journal 1827 (30-318942-P109B.pdf)

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of repealing an act additional to an act fixing the compensation of the Council, Senate & House of Representatives, passed the twenty third day of February one thousand eight hundred & twenty four - and the House nonconcurred.

Reports on the petition of Elisha Winslow -Charles Hayden & others granting leave to withdraw, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence and the House concurred.

Report of the committee on the order to inquire into the expediency of repealing that pact of a certain act which authorizes Courts to liberate or dispose of poor convicts, that it is not necessary for the Legislature to act on the subject came from the Senate accepted for concurrence and the House concurred.

Report of the committee on the order to inquire into the expediency of so amending the laws for the benefit of poor debtors, as to provide a more effectual relief for the creditor, that legislation would at this time be useless, was read & accepted in concurrence with the Senate.

Resolve relating to the Cumberland & Oxford Canal Fund, was read a second time & passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence.

Bill to repeal the twenty sixth section for an act entitled an act to organize, govern & discipline the militia of this State, came from the Senate that body adhering to their vote passing the same as amended. the House recede so far as to concur with the Senate.

Resolve on the Pay Roll of the House of Representatives, reported by the committee on the Pay Roll, was read twice & passed to be engrossed. 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: Englsih

Date: 1827

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