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House Journal 1828 (30-318943-P106B.pdf)


Resolve in favor of Erastus Foote was read a second time & on motion of Mr Smith of Nobleboro' indefinitely postponed.

Bill to incorporate the Thomaston Mutual Fire Insurance was read a third time & passed to be engrossed as amended. Sent up for concurrence.

On motion of Mr Shaw of Wiscasset,

Ordered that the Committee on Finance be directed to deduct from the State Tax of the town of Edgecomb, the sum of Seventy dollars & place the same to the town of Westport - read & passed.

Mr Hubbard of Shapleigh has leave of absence after tomorrow & Mr Cummings of Paris after Saturday next during the remainder of the Session.

Bill additional to an act to establish the Kennebec and Androscoggin Canal Association, was read a second time and amended and tomorrow at ten oclock assigned for third reading.

Bill additional to an act concerning the assessment and collection of taxes, came from the Senate that body adhering to their vote passing the Bill to be engrossed as by them amended The House adhere to their vote of 12 inst propose a conference and appoint as conferees on their part Messrs Ingalls of Bridgeton, Vanee of Baring & Bonney of Turner.

Bill in further addition to the act setting off Isaiah Jenkins and others from Litchfield to Wales, was read a third time & passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence.

Bill in addition to an act for the settlement of certain claims arising in real actions, was read a third 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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Language: English

Date: 1828

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