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House Journal 1828 (30-318943-P060A.pdf)

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Remonstrance of Jason Haskell & al against the petition of Fisk & Bridge, came from the Senate referred to the committee on Turnpikes, Bridges & Canals for concurrence - and the House concurred.

An order came from the Senate for concurrence appointing Messrs Richardson & Weston with such as the House may join a committee to settle with Elias Thomas the State Treasurer, to make a schedule of all the property in the Treasury and transfer the same to Mark Harris Esquire Treasurer elect and the House concurred and Messrs Adams of Portland, Swan of Portland & Hyde of Bath were joined.

Bill - additional to an Act extending the jurisdiction of the Municipal Court, was read 1st & 2nd time & Monday next at ten oclock assigned for a third reading.

Petitions of John Black & als to set off a part of Surry to Ellsworth - of Andrew Peters & als on the same subject - also Remonstrance of the Selectmen of Surry against the petition of John Black & als were severally read & referred to the committee on the incorporation of Parishes &c. - Sent up for concurrence.

The committee on engrossed Bills reported as duly engrossed - Bill - relating to Red Oak Hogshead Shooks - which was passed to be enacted. Sent up for concurrence.

The same committee reported as duly engrossed Resolve - additional to a Resolve respecting certain settlers of the public lands passed the twenty fifth day of February 1825 which was finally passed. Sent up for concurrence.

The joint committee to whom was referred so much of the communication of the Governor with the accompanying documents as related to the North Eastern Boundary of this State, made

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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