House Journal 1828 (30-318943-P103A.pdf)
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Bill - to incorporate the town of Wellington, was read a third time & passed to be engrossed as amended. Sent up for concurrence.
Resolve in favor of the town of Pittsfield, was read once & tomorrow at ten oclock assigned for a second reading.
Report on the petition of Arthur McLellan & al. - on the order respecting Salaries of the Registers of Deeds - - on the petition of Cyprian Cole & others, Selectmen of Greenwood referring the subjects thereof to the next Legislature, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence, and the House concurred.
Bill - making provisions concerning the Militia was read a 1st & 2d time, amended and then refused a third reading. Sent up for concurrence
Petition of Charles & Jeremiah Lyons & als of Hodgdon plantation to be incorporated as a town, was read ordered to be published in the Eastern Argus & Eastern Republican four weeks successively the last publication to be thirty days at least before the first Wednesday of the next Legislature & Sent up for concurrence.
Ordered that the Secretary of State be authorized to loan to the Directors of the Dameriscotta [Damariscotta] Canal Corporation one of the sets of Stricklands Reports on Canals, Rail ways &c which are deposited in his office, subject to the disposition of the Legislature - read & passed. Sent up for concurrence.
Resolve in favor of Students in Bowdoin College, came from the Senate in a new draft for concurrence - and the House assigned the fifteenth day of March next to consider the subject
Bill - in addition to an act to regulate the Manufacture and Inspection of Stone Lime & Lime Casks, was read a 1st & 2d time
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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