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House Journal 1828 (30-318943-P105A.pdf)

196 Bill to set off a part of the town of Alfred & annex the same to the town of Sanford, was read 1st & 2nd time & tomorrow at ten oclock assigned for a third reading.

Bill regulating the practice of Physic & Surgery, laid on the table by Mr Shaw of Wiscasset was read 1st & 2nd time & tomorrow at ten oclock assigned for a 3rd reading.

Bill in further addition to the act setting off Isaiah Jenkins & als from Litchfield to Wales, laid on the table by Mr Neal of Litchfield, was read 1st & 2nd time & tomorrow at ten oclock assigned for a 3rd reading.

Resolve authorizing the Penobscot Tribe of Indians to sell Nicatan Island, was read once at ten oclock assigned for a second reading.

Bill to incorporate the Proprietors of Piscataquis Canal came from the Senate amended for concurrence and the House concurred in the amendment proposed by the Senate.

Resolve appointing a committee to establish the line between towns of Denmark & Hiram was read a 1st & 2nd time & tomorrow at ten oclock assigned for a 3rd reading

Report on the Order to inquire into the expediency of granting land to build a bridge over Penobscot River, that legislation is unnecessary, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence and the House concurred.

Report of the committee to take into consideration of the expediency of purchasing Stricklands Reports upon Canals, Railroads ect that it is not expedient to authorize such purchase at present, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence and the House concurred.

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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