House Journal 1828 (30-318943-P027B.pdf)
Bank for permission to surrender their Charter, came from the Senate, referred to the Committee on Banks & Banking for concurrence and the House concurred.
Petition of Edward Sargent & als of Bangor, came from the Senate nonconcurred with the House in their reference to the committee on parishes & referred to the committee on Manufactures for concurrence and the House concurred.
Petition of Jacob Bigelow in behalf of Massachusetts Medical Society taken from the last years files of the Senate, came from the Senate referred to the committee on the Judiciary for concurrence, and the House concurred.
Bill-additional to an act to establish the Kennebec & Androscoggin Canal Association & report & other accompanying papers, came from the Senate, having been taken from their last years files, referred to the committee on turnpikes, Bridges & Canals for concurrence & the House concurred.
Petition of the Proprietors of Damarscotta Canal for a Lottery, to aid them in constructing said Canal, was read & referred to the committee on Lotteries. Sent up for concurrence.
Petition of the Court of Sessions of Hancock County for an alteration of the time of holding said Courts -of John Holmes for authority to be given to Daniel Goodenow to convey certain lands - - of Samuel F Mellet for legislative aid by reason of losses sustained by him- were severally read and referred to the committee on the Judiciary. Sent up for concurrence.
Petitions of the Inhabitants of Pittsfield for aid in the erection of a Bridge - - of Seth Spring for half a township of land to enable him to make his Bridge free - of Thomas Bartlett & als for aid constructing Bridges & Roads from Orono to Piscataguis were severally read and referred to the committee on Turnpikes, Bridges and Canals. 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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