House Journal 1828 (30-318943-P043B.pdf)
to Messrs Fogg of Liberty, Cushing of Camden + Small of Wales with such as the Senate may join. Sent up for con currence
Bill to authorize John Wood to maintain a dam + slip in Little Kezar River + Report thereon, taken from the files of the Senate came from the Senate referred to the committee on Turnpikes, Bridges + Canals for concurrence and the House concurred.
Petition of Noah Chandler +als and report thereon, taken from the last years files of the Senate, came from the Senate referred to the committee on Parishes +c +c for concurrence and the House concurred.
Report on the petition of Jonathan Matthews +als, ordering notice, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence and the House concurred.
Reports on the petitions of the Selectmen of Whiting " of John Holmes " of Trustees of Bridgton Academy " of Drummer Sewall Junior granting leave to withdraw, came form the Senate accepted for concurrence and the House concurred.
Reports on the petitions of Lemuel Cobb +als " of Pelatiah Leach +als granting leave for a Bill, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence and the House concurred.
An order came from the Senate for concurrence directing the committee on the Judiciary to consider the expediency of authoriz ing Registers of Deeds to employ Clerks, and also as to the ex pediency of remitting to Registers of Deeds the seventeen cents duty on each deed recorded, when the amount received by a Register of Deeds for any one year, does not exceed dollars.
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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