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House Journal 1828 (30-318943-P116B.pdf)

The committee on engrossed bills reported as as duly engrossed Bill regulating Weights + the sale of hoops, staves + other articles -

- to apportion + assess on the Inhabitants of this State a tax of Forty nine thousand nine hundred + eighty eight dollars. - additional to an act to promote the sale + settlement of the Public Lands -

which were severally passed to be enacted. Sent up for concurrence.

Resolve in favor of Tomah Loui, taken from the last years files of the Senate, came from the Senate referred to the next Legislature for concurrence, and the House concurred.

Report on petition of the Inhabitants of China, Sidney Palermo + Vassalboro', taken from the last years files of the Senate, came from the Senate referred to the next Legislature for concurrence - and the House concurred.

Bill additional act for the relief of Poor Debtors, came again from the Senate, that body adhering to their vote passing the Bill to be engrossed as amended by them 23rd inst + refusing to strike out the fifth section - the House recede from their votes upon the Bill so far as to pass the same to be en- grossed as amended in concurrence with the Senate. [right margin] indefinite postponement refused . Yeas 32, Nays 102


Bill additional to an act establishing the times of holding the Supreme Judicial Court within this State, was read a third time + passed to be engrossed as amended. Sent up for concurrence.

Report on the petition of Henry W Fuller + others, taken from the last years files of the Senate, came from the Senate referred to the next Legislature for concurrence and the House concurred.

Resolve providing for repairs of the Senate Chamber, was read 1st + 2nd time + passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.

Bill relating to the appointment of Road Commissioners was taken up, and the House so far receded from their

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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