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House Journal 1828 (30-318943-P102B.pdf)


Bill to regulate the taking of Alewives in Prospect Stream, was read a third time & passed & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.

Bill appointing public Administrators and enlarging the powers of Judges of Probate, was read a third time and passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.

Bill additional to an act to incorporate the town of Adams was read 1st & 2nd time & tomorrow at ten oclock assigned for a 3rd reading,

Bill to incorporate the North Yarmouth Manufacturing Company, came from the Senate that body refusing to join the select committee proposed by the House yesterday and adhering to their vote refusing the Bill a passage. The House discharged their select committee appointed yesterday and adhered to their vote passing the Bill to be engrossed, propose a conference & appoint as conferees on their part Messrs Mitchell of North Yarmouth, Mitchell of Freeport & Parcher of Saco. Sent up.

Bill declaring the Penobscot River and certain branches thereof public rivers on highways, came from the Senate referred to the next Legislature and ordered to be published in the newspapers printed in Bangor for concurrence & the House concurred.

Bill to establish the lines of the town Liberty, was read a third time & passed to be engrossed as amended. Sent up for concurrence.

Bill additional to the several acts now in force respecting Highways, came from the Senate amended for concurrence & the House receded from their former vote so far as to pass the Bill to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.

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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