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House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P061B.pdf)


for the use of the Legislature - and the House concurred.

The Committee on Engrossed Bills reported as duly engrossed - Bills - An Act to incorporated the town of Madrid - - " - to increase the Capital Stock of Maine Bank. - " - to incorporate the proprietors of Mount Desert Bridge - - " - to incorporate the Proprietors of the Hampden House - which were severally passed to be enacted. Sent up for concurrence.

The same Committee reported as duly engrossed - Resolve - to admit Sewall Cram to practice Law, upon certain conditions as an attorney in the Court of Common Pleas which was finally passed. Sent up for concurrence.

Bill - An Act enlarging the powers of Constables in the Town of East Machias, was read a 1st & 2d time and tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a 3d reading.

Bill - An Act giving power to the County Commissioners of York County to lay out a Road over Saco River, was read a 3d time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.

Bill - An Act additional to an Act to incorporate the Brunswick Company passed Feby 6 1834 was read a third time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence.

Bill - An Act, relative to the collection of State taxes & assessments made by County Commissioners was called up by Mr Steward of Anson and on motion referred to the Committee on Finance.

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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