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House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P133B.pdf)

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257. Thursday March 3rd 1836

Met according to adjournment.

Resolve in favor of George Brooks - - in favor of John Clark Junr were severally read once and tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a second reading.

Report on petition of Charles T Halley - referring the same to the next Legislature, was read and accepted in concurrence.

Leave to Withdraw was reported on Petitions of the Town of Hermon - of Arnold Blaney - and the reports were accepted in concurrence

On motion by Mr Carpenter of Foxcroft Ordered That Messrs Carpenter of Foxcroft, Warren of Durham, Emery of Saco, Lee of Oxford, Taber of Vassalboro', Lake of Bucksport, Marden of Palermo, Eastman of Strong, Fletcher of Thomaston and Packard of Houlton, with such as the Senate may join be a committee to consider the expediency of repealing all laws authorizing licenses for the sale of spirituous liquors &c. Sent up for concurrence.

Petition of Sagadahoc Ferry Company for further time to complete their works - was read & referred to the Committee on Roads & Bridges Sent for concurrence.

Petition of James Blin & others in aid of petition of Jesse Russell & others, was read and referred to the Committee on Interior Waters. 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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