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House Journal 1833 (30-318948-P029B.pdf)

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House of Representatives

Thursday January 10 1833

Met according to adjournment

Resolve relating to the right of Ambrose Finson to hold a seat in this House was taken up and passed

Ordered that the Joint Standing Committee on the Judiciary be instructed to enquire into the expediency of repealing the law passed march 30 A D 1831 entitled An Act respecting the anchoring of Vessels on the Fishing grounds near the Manannas and Monhegan Island read and passed sent up for concurrence

Ordered that Messrs Gross of New Glorcester, Mowry of Qubac and Brackett of Acton be a Committee to enquire what alterations of any are necessary in the Law regulating Liuensas with leave to report by bill or otherwise read and passed.

On motion of Mr Wilson of Bingham Ordered that Messrs Wilson of Bingham, Mowry of Lubec and Stinchfield of Danville be a Committee with such is the Senate may join, to enquire into the expediency of proposing an alteration in article fourth first part section fifth of thee Constitution of this State, so far as to remove the embarrassments now existing in those towns and plantations classed together for the election of Representatives with leave to report by Bill or otherwise read and passed, sent up for concurrence

Ordered that the Committee on State Roads be instructed to enquire into the expediency of providing by law for the use of bread rimmed swherls, throughout the State and report Bill or otherwise read and 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: 1833

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