House Journal 1828 (30-318943-P051B.pdf)
act respecting Highways passed February twenty forth in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred & twenty seven as provides for the appointment of a standing committee to view & lay out roads, and vesting that power in the Courts of Sessions for each County, was read a third time & passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence
Bill to incorporate the Trustees of the Charity Fund of Mount Mouah Royal Arch Chapter, was read a third time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.
Resolve respecting the Proprietors of sidebooms in Androscoggin River, was read once and tomorrow at ten oclock assigned for the further consideration of the subject.
Petition of Koratio Southgate for further provision in his favor as Register of Probate for Cumberland Country - of Jonathan Hyde & als of Bath for leave to appoint an additional number of Enginemen - of John Fairfield Agent of the 2nd Parish of Saco for a confirmation of their title to certain lands- were severally read & referred to the committee on the Judiciary. Sent up for concurrence.
Bill to set off a tracts of land from Embden to Anson, was reported with amendments which were adopted and tomorrow at ten oclock assigned for a third reading
Petition of Living Lane 2nd for authority to change his name was read & referred to the committee on change of names.
Petition of Nathaniel Pease & als of Denmark for a grant of land for the support of the Ministry, was read & referred to the committee on the incorporation of Parishes. Sent up for concurrence.
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