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House Journal 1828 (30-318943-P098B.pdf)

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Bill - to incorporate the York Chapter of Royal Arch Masons was read a third time & passed to be engrossed as amended. Sent up for concurrence.

Bill - to incorporate Literary Fraternity of Waterville College, was read 1st & 2d time & Monday next at ten oclock assigned for a 3d reading.

Bill - to incorporate the town of Bayleyville, was read a third time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.

Resolve laying a tax on the several Counties in this State, was read a 1st & 2d time & passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence.

Report of the committee to inquire into the expediency of providing for the appointment of a Civil Engineer, that legislation is inexpedient, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence and the House concurred.

Bill - additional act regulating the fishery of Alewives in the town of Mount Desert, was read a third time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.

Bill - additional to the several acts now in force respecting Highways, came from the Senate, that body refusing to adopt the amendment proposed by the House on the 14th inst at P - and the House adhered to said amendment.

The House assigned Monday next at three oclock to consider the Bill - providing for the promotion of Education.

Mr Bradford of Livermore & Carpenter of Howland have leave of absence after Monday next during the remainder of the session.

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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