Transcribe Page

House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P093B.pdf)


Reports on the petition of William Emery & others - - of John G Heath & others - - of James Densmore & others - - of Prince B Mooers & others - - of Levi Gates & others referencing the same to the Committee on the Judiciary in concurrence

Bill - An Act to incorporate the great Works Milling & Manufacturing Company, was read 1st & 2d time & tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a 2s reading.

Bill - An Act to incorporate the Trustees of the Freedom Academy, was read 1st & 2d time and tomorrow at 10 o'clock assigned for a 3d reading

Bill - An Act to incorporate the Kennebec and Boston Steam Navigation Company, was read 1st & 2d time & ordered to lie upon the table.

Leave to withdraw was reported on the petition of Winslow Hall & others - and the report was accepted and sent up for concurrence.

Bill - An Act to fix the compensation of superintending School Committees - came from the Senate that body insisting on their vote passing the same to be engrossed & proposing a conference and appointing as conferees on their part Messrs Benson, Talbot & Greene. The House agreed to the conference & appointed as conferees on their part Messrs Hobbs of Eastport, Cogswell of Berwick & Wilson of Bingham.

Petition of William Singer & others for a Bank at Thomaston - was read

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.

Link to document in Digital Maine

Language: English

Date: 1836

Image 185 of 780