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House Journal 1828 (30-318943-P046B.pdf)

to inquire into the expediency of passing a law obliging the agents of Insurance Companies out of the State, to make an exhibit of their Capital Stock and to regulate the same in such a manner as they may think the public safety requires. read + passed. Sent up for concurrence.

Bill additional to an act to incorporate the Proprietors of North Turner Bridge, was read a third time + passed to be engrossed as amended as on sheet annexed marked GG. Sent up for con currence.

Bill authorizing the owners of the falls and mill privileges on Nesquasset Falls to erect a dam thereon, was read a 1st + 2nd time + Monday next at ten oclock assigned for a third reading.

Bill additional to an act entitled an act directing the method of laying out, and making provision for the repair and amendment of Highways, reported by a committee of this House, was read a 1st + 2nd time + Tuesday next at ten oclock assigned for a third reading.

On motion of Mr Hazeltine of Searsmont Ordered, that the committee on the Pay Roll be directed to deduct from the daily pay of each member of this House the number of days he is absent during this session of the Legislature, unless he be detained by sickness, or some unavoidable accident. read and passed.

Resolve providing for the purchase of Greenleafs Reports for the use of the State, was read two several times + passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.

A communication was received from the Secretary of State transmitting the estimates for County Taxes, received from the Clerks of the several counties together with sundry documents accompanying the same, which on motion was referred to the committee on County Estimates.

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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