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House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P053B.pdf)

97.

Saturday January 23, 1836

Met according to adjournment.

Report of the Commissioners relating to the State Prison, communicated by the Governor [ see his message appendix page 15.] came from the Senate that body ordering 1000 copies to be printed for the use of the Legislature and the House concurred.

Bill - An Act giving power to the County Commissioners, of York County to lay out a Road over Saco River, was read 1st & 2d time and Saturday next at 10 oclock assigned for a 3d reading.

Leave to withdraw, was ordered in concurrence with the Senate on the petitions of William Thomes for a grant of land - & - Nathaniel Stanley for same.

Report on the order of the 12th inst. relative to Revolutionary Officers & Soldiers, that legislation is inexpedient, was read and accepted in concurrence with the Senate

Notice was Ordered in concurrence with the Senate on the petition of Sewall Lake & others.

Bill - An Act to incorporate the town of Madrid was read 1st & 2d time & Monday next at ten oclock assigned for a 3d reading

Bill - An Act to incorporate the Proprietors of Mount Desert Bridge, was read 1st & 2d time and Monday next at 10 oclock assigned for a third Reading.

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: 1836

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