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House Journal 1833 (30-318948-P026B.pdf)

43 Petition of Mark Wood and others - of Daniel Pray and others - of Berry Low Jr and others each praying for a removal of the Courts from York to Alfred were severally read and referred to a joint select Committee on consist of the Delegation from the County of York - sent up for concurrence

Petition of Nathaniel Chamberlain and others for a Law to impose a tax on all those who come under the domination of Play Actors and Caravans was read and referred to the Committee on Finance sent up for concurrence

Petition of William N Miller for authority to convey real estate in the town of Bristol - came from the Senate refer aid to the Committee on the Judiciary for concurrence and the House concurred sent up

Petition of Mark Trafton and others for Canal from Pushaw Pond to Bangor came from the Senate referred to the Committee on Turnpikes Bridges and Canals for concurrence sent up

Petition of Joel Wellington for a reduction of Price and extention of time for payment for a Township of land purchased of the State came from the Senate referred to the Committee on State Lands, for concurrence and the House concurrence sent up

Report on the Petition of Hosea Rich came from the Senate referred to Messrs Burnham and Read with such as the House may join Messrs Brackett of Falmouth Carr of Hebron and Comstock of Sumner sent up

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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