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House Journal 1828 (30-318943-P068A.pdf)

122. ment of an Academy at that place, was read & referred to the committee on Literature ect. Sent up for concurrence.

Remonstrances of Parker Cobwin & als & of Edwin Smith & al against any alteration of the Lime Inspection Laws, were severally read & referred to the committee on Manufacturers. Sent up for concurrence.

Petition of Timothy Higgins 3rd of Williams Boulten for leave to change their names, was read & referred to the committee on change of names.

Petition of George Sidensparker & report theron, taken from the last years files of the Senate, came from the Senate referred to the committee on Parishes ect for concurrence - and the House concurred.

Report on the order in relation to substituting for punishment by death, imprisonment for life, that legislation is inexpedient, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence & the House concurred.

Report on the order in relation to the Board of persons confined for debt, that legislation on inexpedient, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence and the House concurred.

Report on the order in relation to extending the provisions of the 2nd Sec. of the act of Feb 12 1827 for securing to owners their property in logs ect Androscoggin River, that legislation is inexpedient came from the Senate accepted for concurrence & the House concurred.

Report on the order on the subject of allowing Widows their apparel & other personal property where they waive the provisions of a will act that Legislation is inexpedient, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence - 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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Language: English

Date: 1828

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