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House Journal 1828 (30-318943-P114B.pdf)

Report on the petition of the Proprietors of Canton Point Bridge referring the same to the next Legislature, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence and the House concurred.

Bill, respecting County Roads, was read once + referred to the next Legislature in concurrence with the Senate.

The Committee on so much of the Governors Message as relates to the claim upon the United States on account of services of the militia during the late war, made a report which was accepted in concurrence with the Senate.

Bill, providing for the protection of Grave Yards, came from the Senate in a new draft for concurrence and the House so far receded from their former votes as to pass the Bill to be engrossed, as in new draft in concurrence with the Senate.

Bill, an additional act for the relief of Poor Debtors, came from the Senate, that body having nonconcurred the House in their amendment at IIs [?] , and further amended the Bill as on sheet annexed marked T. The House receded from their amendment at IIs [?] - adopted the amendment of the Senate at T and further amended the Bill by striking out their amendment in the fifth section + the 1st section at N and restoring the words as they originally stood in Bill. Sent up for concurrence.

Resolve providing for a loan of money, reported by a committee of this House, was read 1st + 2nd time + passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence.

The committee on engrossed Bills reported as duly engrossed Resolve for the payment of accounts against the State which was finally passed. Sent up for concurrence.

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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