House Journal 1828 (30-318943-P096B.pdf)
Bill to incorporate the town of Bayleyville, was read 1st & 2nd time & tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a 3rd reading
Bill regulating Weights, was read 1st & 2nd time tomorrow at ten oclock assigned for a 3rd reading
Petition of James Ridley & al & report thereon taken from the last years files of the Senate came from the Senate referred to the committee on Parishes ect and the House concurred.
Resolve in favor of Caleb Jewett & als came from the Senate amended for concurrence and the House so far recede from their former votes as to pass the Bill to be engrossed as thus amended in concurrence with the Senate.
Bill providing for the appointment of public administrators and enlarging the powers of Judges of Probate, was read 1st & 2nd time & Tuesday next at ten oclock assigned for a 3rd reading.
Bill to set off Benjamin Woodbury & als from Buckfield to Paris, came from the Senate amended for concurrence and the House so far recede from their former vote as to pass the Bill to be engrossed as thus amended in concurrence with the Senate
Resolve providing for Clerkhire in the office of the adjutant and Quarter master General, came from the Senate as taken into a new draft & amended for concurrence, and the House refused to adopt the new draft of the Senate and adhered to their vote postponing the same indefinitely.
Bill to incorporate the Athenaean Society of Bowdoin College was read 1st & 2nd time & tomorrow at ten oclock assigned for a third reading.
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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