House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P035B.pdf)
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61. Petition of Oliver B. Dorrance & others for a Rail Road from Portland to Augusta was read & referred to the Committee on Rail Roads & Canals. Sent up for concurrence.
Petition of Elisha Hilton & others for an appropriation for the repair of the Canada Road - was read & referred to the Committee on State Roads. Sent up for concurrence.
Petition of Aaron Putnam & others for a repeal of the Act entitled an Act requiring a sluiceway to be constructed on the Meduxnekeag stream was read and referred to the Committee on Interior Fisheries. Sent up for concurrence.
Petition of Ira Wadleigh & others for a Bank, was read & referred to the Committee on Banks & Banking. Sent up for concurrence.
Petition of Nathaniel Stanley for a grant of land was read & referred to the Committee on the State Lands. Sent up for concurrence.
An order came from the Senate referring so much of the Governors Message as relates to the appointment of Electors of President & Vice President of the United States to Messrs Purinton, Severance & Kelsey with such as the House may join - and the House concurred & joined Messrs Watts of St George, Lane of Hollis, Little of Portland, Wardwell of Penobscot, Russell of Farmington, Eames of Bethel, Connor of Fairfield, Doane of Orrington, Manser of Monroe & Brown of East Machias.
Petitions of James Andrews - " - Charles Hedman - asking for authority to change their names was
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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