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House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P145B.pdf)


Wednesday March 9th 1836

Met according to adjournment.

The Committee on engrossed Bills reported as truly engrossed Bill - An Act to establish the Belfast & Quebec Rail road Corporation -An Act to incorporate the Kennebunk Port granite and Rail Road Company which were severally passed to be Enacted. Sent up for concurrence.

Resolves in favor of Westbrook Seminary - - in favor of Foxcroft Academy - - in favor of Anson Academy - - in favor of Lewiston Falls Academy - - in favor of Union Academy - - in favor of Titcomb Belgrade Academy - were severally read once & tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a second reading.

Report on petition of Peter Adams & William Wentworth - ordering Leave to Withdraw - was accepted in concurrence.

Bill - An Act to incorporate the Frankfort Steam Mill, Wharf & Warehouse Corporation also Bill - An Act to incorporate the Jonesboro and Whineyville Rail Road Company was read a 3d time & passed to be engrossed as amended. Sent up for concurrence.

Resolve for the preservation of the Mars Hill Road was read a second time & passed to be engrossed in 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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