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House Journal 1828 (30-318943-P057B.pdf)

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Report of the committee on the order instructing them to inquire into the expediency of passing a law providing for the attachment & sale of droughts of redemption in real estate set off on execution, that such a law would be inexpedient, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence and the House concurred.

Report of the committee on the order instructing them to inquire into the expediency of providing by Law for issuing policies of Insurance against loss or damage by fire at the risk & for the benefit of the State, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence & the House concurred.

Report of the committee on the order instructing them to inquire into the expediency of allowing compensation to Division Quarter Masters, that Legislation on that subject is inexpedient, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence & the House concurred.

Report of the joint committee on the Bill in addition to an act regulating the Selection. empannelling & service of Jurors, that said Bill ought not to pass, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence & the House concurred.

Petitions of Joseph Lord & als for the incorporation of the Meridian Splendor Lodge. -of Thomas Cunningham & als to annex a part of Belfast to Waldo were severally read & referred to the committee on the incorporation of Parishes ect ect. Sent up for concurrence.

Memorial of Benedict Fenwick in relation to the education of the Indians in this State, was read & referred to the committee on the Judiciary. Sent up for concurrence.

Petition of Amos Knight & als of Peru for a law to make valid the doings of said town, was read & referred to the committee on the Judiciary. Sent up for concurrence.

Petition of Amos Patten & als for a repeal of the law of the 10th

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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