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House Journal 1833 (30-318948-P017B.pdf)

25 Petition of Simeon Hayford and others Inhabitants of Brighton and Harrison to be incorporated into a town were severally read and referred to the Committee on Incorporation of Towns - sent up for concurrence -

Petition of John Haskill and others to be set off from Montville and annexed to Knox - - of John B. Cole and others to set off land from Litchfield and annex the same to Wales also - Remonstrance of Inhabitants of St Albans against the petition of Hartland. - of Job N. Tuttle and another in behalf of the town of Rome against the petition of Jonathan Palmer and others - of the town of North Yarmouth against the petition of the town of Cumberland- were severally read and referred to the Committee on Division of Towns - sent up for concurrence.

Petitions of Inhabitants of KennebunkPort for amendments to the Militia Law - - of Inhabitants of Hiram for repeal of the Militia law of the last session - were severally read and referred to the Committee on the Militia and sent up for concurrence.

Petition of James Blake and others in the County of Penobscot to change the time of taking the valuation - - of Thomas Sinclair and others, praying that the poll and property of Ministers of the the Gospel may be exempted from taxes - - of Nathan Prince and others for and in regard to a road - were severally read and referred to the Committee on Finance.

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: 1833

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