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House Journal 1828 (30-318943-P089B.pdf)

Petition of John Whitney & al for an incorporation of the Maine Christian School, was read & referred to the committee on the incorporation of Parishes ect. in concurrence with the Senate.

Petition of Jonathan Strout & als, came again from the Senate referred to the committee on Turnpikes ect for concurrence - and the House receded from their former votes, and concurred with the Senate in their reference.

Petition of the inhabitants of the new town incorporated by the name of Adams that the name of said town may be changed to that of Crawford, was read & referred to the committee on the incorporation of Towns. Sent up for concurrence.

Bill to regulate the taking of Alewives in Winslows steam & Leach Steam in the town of Penobscot, was read 1st & 2nd time & tomorrow at ten oclock assigned for a third reading.

The House resumed the consideration of the Report on the petition of Samuel Little & als granting leave to withdraw and refused to adopt the amendment moved by Mr Pond of Bucksport yesterday, and then accepted the report of the committee in concurrence with the Senate

Bill additional to an act to incorporate the Portland Stage Company, was read a third time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.

Petition of the Selectmen of Liberty & report thereon, 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.

On motion of Mr Rowell of Jefferson,

Ordered , that the Committee on Turnpikes, Bridges & Canals be directed to inquire into the expediency of authorizing

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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