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House Journal 1833 (30-318948-P070B.pdf)

[131] House of Representatives

Monday January 28 1833

Met according to adjournment -

Bill to incorporate the Bangor and Piscataquis Rail-way Company was taken up and recommitted to the Select Committee of this House, who last reported the same -

Report on Petition of Peter Grant and others granting an order of notice came from the Senate accepted for concurrence - and the House concurred - sent up -

On motion of Mr Reed of Boothbay - ordered that Messrs Reed of Boothbay, Cram of New Sharon and Lowell of East Machias be a committee with such as the Senate may join to enquire into the expediency of removing the seat of government from the town of Augusta and locating the same in the City of Portland and report by bill or otherwise - sent up for concurrence -

Resolve in favor of the Passamaquoddy Indians - relating to the Baring and Houlton Road - were severally read a second time and passed to be engrossed - sent up for concurrence -

Bill relating to the assignment and collection of

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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