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House Journal 1828 (30-318943-P061B.pdf)

Monday January 28th 1828

Met according to adjournment

Reports on the petitions of Charles Greene +al - of James Hawes +al of Nathaniel Williams +al granting leave to withdraw - came from the Senate accepted for concurrence, and the House concurred.

Petitions of Christopher Atkinson + others + report thereon - of Inhabitants of Burnham + report thereon of Inhabitants of Unity + report thereon - all taken from the last years files of the Senate, came from the Senate referred to the Committee on the Incorporation of towns for concurrence - and the House concurred.

Bill additional to an act to incorporate the Proprietors of Merry- meeting Bridge, was read 1st + 2nd time and tomorrow at ten oclock assigned for a third reading.

Petition of Thomas Cunningham +als referred in this House on the 25th inst to the committee on Parishes, came from the Senate nonconcurred + referred to the committee on the incorpo ration of towns for concurrence and the House concurred.

Bill to annex part of the town of Norridgewock to the town of Milburn, came from the Senate, that body refusing to concur in the amendment proposed by the House at T and further amending the Bill as on slip annexed marked B. The House receded from their proposed amendment and concurred with the Senate in passing the Bill to be en- grossed as by them amended.

Bill to incorporate the town of Wellington was read 1st &

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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