House Journal 1828 (30-318943-P091A.pdf)
Wednesday February 13 1828
Met according to adjournment.
Bill to incorporate the North Yarmouth Manufacturing Company was read 1st & 2nd time & tomorrow at ten oclock assigned for a third reading.
Bill to incorporate the Female Orphan Asylum of Portland was read a 1st & 2nd time & tomorrow at ten oclock assigned for a 3rd reading.
Bill to incorporate the town of Chandlerville, was read 1st & 2nd time & tomorrow at ten oclock assigned for a 3rd reading.
Bill to incorporate the Proprietors of the Bangor Bridge was read a 3rd time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.
The House reconsidered their vote, refusing a final passage to the engrossed Resolve for the benefit of Waterville College & also the vote passing the Resolve to be engrossed - The House then amended the Resolve to be engrossed - The House then amended the Resolve so as to grant three thousand dollars only to said college payable annually the first payment to be made on the first day of April next - and passed the Resolve to be re-engrossed as thus amended- and the Clerk communicated the same to the Senate by message and requested their concurrence.
On motion of Mr Allen, Ordered that the committee on Finance be directed to take fourteen rateable polls and five thousand & thirty one dollars from the State valuation of the towns of Etna in the County of Penobscot and five rateable polls and four thousand eight hundred & seventy three dollars, or such other sums as they shall find to be just &
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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