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House Journal 1833 (30-318948-P074B.pdf)

[139] of the House to the Committee to the Committee to whom was referred an order of the 28th instant relative to the expediency of removing the seat of Government from the Town of Augusta and locating the same in the City of Portland - and the Clerk by message - acquainted the Senate therewith

Resolve relating to the pay of members, laid on the table by the Parris of Buckfield - was read and ordered to lie on the table

Report of the Committee on Contested Elections on an order to enquire if any member holds a seat in the House who has not deposited with the proper officer the necessary evidence of his election was taken up amended by striking out so much thereof as relates to the right of Moses Shaw to hold a seat in this House and ordered to lie on the table -

and the House adjourned


Asaph R. Nichols Clerk

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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