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House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P120A.pdf)


Judiciary. Sent up for concurrence.

Petition of Elisha Chick Junr - & others for a wharf at Frankfort and Remonstrance of Samuel Reed 2d & others - of John Gilman & others - of William P Stinson & others - of John Stinson & others - } against the petition of Jacob Smith & others - which were severally read and referred to the Committee on Interior Waters. Sent up for concurrence.

Petition of John Carver & others in relation to the law providing for the setting of nets in the County of Washington - was read & referred to the Committee on Interior Fisheries Sent up for concurrence.

Petition of Solomon Dennison & others to be incorporated to construct a Canal from Freeport to Brunswick - which was read & referred to the Committee on Rail Roads & Canals. Sent up for concurrence.

The House in Committee of the whole House assumed the consideration of the Bill entitled "an additional act to regulate Banks by prohibiting the emission & circulation of Bank Bills of a small denomination and after further consideration of the Bill, the Committee rose reported progress & asked & obtained leave to sit again.

A communication was received from the Secretary of the Board of Internal Improvements, transmitting " the survey and estimate for a Rail Road from Gorham to New Hampshire line at Somersworth - and also for a rail road from Portland thro Scarboro to Hollis to intersect the preceding, as the same were

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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