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House Journal 1828 (30-318943-P048B.pdf)

Secretary of State informing the Legislature that he has con tracted with Thomas Todd to execute the printing for the State the current political year + transmitting a copy of said contract and of the Bond taken from said Todd.

Resolve for making the State road from Baring to Houlton near Baskahegan, was read once + tomorrow at ten oclock assigned for a second reading.

Bill authorizing the owners of the falls + mill privileges in Nequas set Falls to erect a dam thereon, was read a third time + passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.

An additional Resolve for opening and clearing a road from the South line of Township number two Old Indian Purchase on the East side of Penobscot River to the Metanawcook Stream, was read a second time + passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.

Resolve providing for the establishment of Libraries + the promotion of Education, was read a second time + passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence.

Resolve relating to the state Road north of the Bingham Purchase, was reported in a new draft which was adopted and tomorrow at ten oclock assigned for a second reading.

On motion of Mr Smith of Nobleboro, Ordered, that the committee on the Judiciary be directed to inquire whether any alteration in the present terms of the Supreme Judicial Court, or any additional terms of that Court are necessary + expedient. read + passed. Sent up for concurrence.

Resolve in favor of the Proprietors of the northwardly half of township No six, ninth range in the County of Penobscot

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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