House Journal 1828 (30-318943-P065B.pdf)
Wednesday January 30th 1828
Met according to adjournment
Reports on the petitions of John Hopkins - of Benjamin Morrill Junr & al - of Elias Berry & als- granting leave to withdraw, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence - and the House concurred.
Report on the petition of David Oakes & als, referring the same to the next Legislature, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence and the House concurred.
Report on the petition of Thomas Cunningham & al, ordering notice, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence - and the House concurred.
Petition of Bangs Doane & al in relation to the ministerial funds in Orland, came from the Senate referred to the committee on Parishes ect for concurrence - and the House concurred.
Petition of Sylvanus Waterman & al for a committee to view the towns of Bowdoin & Litchfield & report upon the expediency of forming a new town, came from the Senate referred to the committee on the incorporation of towns ect for concurrence - and the House concurred.
An order came from the Senate for concurrence instructing the committee on Internal improvments to inquire into the expediency of laying out and opening a road from the South line of township No three in the third range of townships West of Binghams Kennebec purchase, across the States land to Canada line with leave to report by Resolve or otherwise - and the House concurred.
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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