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House Journal 1828 (30-318943-P035A.pdf)

56 to examine the doings and transactions of the several incorporated banks in this State, having made a Report, the same is laid before the Legislature for their consideration.

Council Chamber Enoch Lincoln

Portland, January 12 1828

The foregoing message came from the Senate referred to the committee on Banks & Banking, together with the accompanying documents, for concurrence - and the House concurred.

An order came from the Senate directing that so much of the Governors Speech as relates to the State Prison, with the accompanying Documents be referred to the joint standing committee on the State Prison, for concurrence and the House concurred.

An order came from the Senate for concurrence directing the committee on the Judiciary to consider, whether any further provisions are necessary additional to the provisions of the existing laws respecting possessory titles to Real Estate, with leave & - and the House concurred.

Resolve additional to the Resolve authorizing the purchase of Books for the use of the Legislature, was read once & tomorrow at ten oclock assigned for a second reading.

Bill establishing the salaries of the Judge & Resister of Probate for the County of Waldo, was read 1st time & tomorrow at 11 oclock assigned for a 3rd reading.

Ordered that Messrs Burnham of Orland, Clark of Limington & Barnard of Dixfield be a committee to take into consideration the expediency of enacting a law which shall oblige counties to assess towns in certain cases to build bridges on County roads, with leave & - read & passed.

The committee on State Lands were discharged on their own request. from a consideration of the petition of the Proprietors

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: English

Date: 1828

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