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House Journal 1828 (30-318943-P117B.pdf)

+ passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence.

Ordered that when the House adjourns, it adjourn until eight o clock tomorrow morning, and that the committee on the Pay Roll make up the pay of the members in attendance, so as to include tomorrow. read + passed.

Resolve making an appropriation for two carriages for the use of artillery[?], was read a second time + passed to be engrossed as amended. Sent up for concurrence.

Report of the committee on the order to inquire into the expe- diency of so altering or amending the additional law respecting highways passed February 23 1825 in such manner that when ever a fine shall be imposed on any towns or plantation for the repair of any highways that no agent may have the power to deprive the town or plantation that may comply with the requisitions of said law from receiving the benefit inten- ded by the act, that amendment is not necessary, came from the Senate accepted for concurrence - and the House concurred.

On motion of Mr Vance, Ordered that the Committee on the Pay Roll, be instructed to receive from each mem- ber, his own account of Travel + attendance + make up their pay accordingly. read + passed.

Bill to incorporate the New Sharon Musical Society was taken up + indefinitely postponed in concurrence with the Senate.

Resolve providing for the distribution of the Laws & Resolves was taken up, and the House receded from their vote of 17th inst + refused the Bill a passage to engrossed in con- currence with the Senate.

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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