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House Journal 1828 (30-318943-P040A.pdf)

66 Vance or Baring & Mitchell of Freeport.

The committee on engrossed Bills reported as duly engrossed, Resolve in favor of Jonathan McKenney which was finally passed. Sent up for concurrence.

Petitions of the Proprietors of the Damariscotta Canal for a repeal of the 9th Sec. of their act of incorporation- -of Benjamin Weston & als for authority to build a bridge across Kennebec River from Anson to Madison were severally read & referred to the committee on Turnpikes, Bridges & Canals. Sent up for concurrence.

Petition of Samuel Wood & als Directors of Winthrop Bank for authority to close the concerns of said Bank & to be exempted from the payment of the Bank tax, was read & referred to the committee on Banks & banking ect. Sent up for concurrence.

Petition of Isaac Farrar & als for a law to regulate the driving of logs down the Kennebec, was read & referred to the committee on the Judiciary. Sent up for concurrence.

And the House adjourned.


James L Child


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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