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House Journal 1828 (30-318943-P110A.pdf)


Friday February 22 1828

Met according to adjournment.

Bill to change the name of the town of Adams

- to set off part of the town of Alfred + annex the same to the town of Sanford. - to incorporate the Mutual Fire Insurance Company of Wiscasset - to incorporate the Thomaston Mutual Fire Insurance Company - providing for the promotion of Education - regulating within this State, the agencies of Insurance Companies

established or incorporated without the same

- to incorporate the town of Wellington - to incorporate the Proprietors of Piscataquis Canal - to annex a part of Palmyra to Pittsfield - to set off part of the town of Foxcroft and annex the same to

township numbered seven in the eighth range

- to increase the toll of Ferry point Bridge

reported by the committee on engrossed Bills as duly engrossed were severally passed to be enacted. Sent up for concurrence.

The same committee reported as duly engrossed, Resolve in favor of John G Deane which was finally passed. Sent up for concurrence.

Mr Hutchinson of Hebron has leave of absence after today + Mr Higgins of Eden after Saturday next.

Bill to change the names of certain persons, accepted by the committee on change of names, was read 1st + 2nd time + tomorrow at ten oclock assigned for a 3rd reading.

Bill additional to secure to owners their property in Logs, Masts Spars and other timber in the Schoodic + St Croix Rivers, was read 1st + 2nd time + tomorrow at ten oclock assigned for a third reading.

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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