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House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P062B.pdf)


Thursday January 28th 1836

Met according to adjournment.

Report, ordering Notice on the petition of Thomas Clark & others, was read & accepted. Sent up for concurrence.

Leave to withdraw, was reported on the petition of John Parker, and the report ordered to be laid upon the table.

Bill - An Act relative to the collection of State Taxes, and assessments made by County Commissioners, was read a third time & passed to be engrossed as amended. Sent up for concurrence.

Bill - An Act in relation to petitions for acts of incorporation for Canals or Rail Roads reported by the Committee on the subject, was; read once and 500 copies there of ordered to be printed for the use of the members.

Governors Message [see appendix page 15.] transmitting the Preamble & Resolutions adopted by the General assembly of North Carolina on the subject of Incendiary Publications was read & referred in concurrence with the Senate to the Committee on the South Carolina Resolutions - and 500 copies thereof ordered to be printed for the use of the members.

Bill - An Act enlarging the powers of Constables in the town of East Machias, was read a third time & passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence.

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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