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House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P135A.pdf)

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Friday March 4th 1836

Met according to adjournment

Petition of The Erosphian Adelphi of Waterville College to be incorporated was read and referred to the Committee on Literature & Literary Institution. Sent up for concurrence.

Bill - An Act to incorporate the East Machias Sluice Company - - An Act to incorporate the Saturday Cove Granite Company - - An Act to incorporate the Exchange Fire and Marine Insurance Company - An Act to incorporate the Sebec Manufacturing Company - - An Act to establish the Androscoggin Canal and Mill Corporation - An Act to incorporate the Belfast Flannel Manufacturing Company which were severally read 1st and 2d time and tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a 3d reading.

On motion by Mr Holmes of Alfred Ordered, That the Committee on the Judiciary be instructed to inquire into the expediency of increasing the Salary of the Attorney General. Sent up for concurrence.

Bill An Act to incorporate the Machias Water Power & Mill Company, came from the Senate amended, and the House passed the Bill to be engrossed in concurrence.

On motion by Mr Cogswell of Berrwick. Ordered, That the committee on the

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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