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House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P085A.pdf)

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nence - and the House concurred & Messrs Tobin of Hartford, Higgins of Exeter, Hall of Bowdoin, Whitney of Calais & Cole of Monson

On motion of Mr Soule of Freeport Ordered That Messrs Soule of Freeport, Bodwell of Shapleigh, Sewall of Bath, Lake of Bucksport, Scammon of Pittston, Lennan of Searsmont and Shaw of Orono with such as the Senate may join be a Committee to ascertain & report when the progress of the public business shall be such as to require two sessions each day. Sent up for concurrence.

Bill - An Act to set off, Peter Gilman from East pond plantation and annex him to the town of Norridgewock, was read a 3d time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence.

Bill - an act repealing an act entitled an act to prevent frauds in the inspection of Fish was read a 3d time. Sent up for concurrence.

Resolve in favor of certain Officers & Soldiers of the Revolutionary war and the widows of the deceased officers & soldiers, was read twice & passed to be engrossed in concurrence.

Bill - An Act requiring incorporated Companies to contribute to the revenue of the State, was recommitted to the Committee on Finance.

Petition of John Sears & others to be incorporated as a trading Company - " Joseph Butterfield & others to be incorpo-

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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