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House Journal 1828 (30-318943-P051A.pdf)

88 Tuesday January 22nd 1828.

Met according to adjournment

The committee on engrossed Bills reported as duly engrossed Bill to alter the time of holding the Court of Sessions in the County of Hancock which was passed to be enacted. Sent up for concurrence.

Resolve for making the State Road from Baring to Houlton Plantation near Baskahegan, was read a second time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.

On motion of Mr Adams of Portland

Ordered that the committee on the Judiciary be instructed to inquire into the expediency of so amending the law in relation to Highways as to limit the time for claiming damages for land taken for any public street on way laid out by authority of the town - read & passed. Sent up for concurrence

Resolve relating to the State Road North of the Bingham Purchase was read a second time & passed to be engrossed as in a new draft. Sent up for concurrence.

Resolve in favor of Josiah Morrill, was read a second time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.

Resolve in favor of the Proprietors of the Northwardly half of Township numbered six in the ninth range in the County of Penobscot, was read a second time & passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence

Bill repealing so much of an act entitled an act to repeal an act to establish Courts of Sessions and for establishing Courts of Session passed February twenty fourth in the yer of our Lord one thousand eight hundred & twenty five, and so much of an additional

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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