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House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P146A.pdf)


Bill - An Act to incorporated the Readfield, Winthrop and Cobbossee Contee, Canal and Rail Road Company - - An Act to incorporate the Minot Shoe Manufacturing Company - - An Act to incorporate the Livingston Academy - - An Act to establish the Maine Manual Labor High School & Pattern Farm Company - which were severally read 1st & 2 time and assigned excepting the Last for a 3d reading tomorrow, and that on Friday next.

Bill - An Act to establish a Seminary for the purpose of promoting useful learning, and the better qualifying of primary School Teachers was read once & recommitted in concurrence

Report on petition of Denny McCobb & others came from the Senate recommitted and the House concurred.

Report on petition of Samuel & Edward Smith referring the same to the Committee on the Judiciary was accepted in concurrence.

Petition of Alwood Levensale & others for an alteration in the Lime Law was read & referred to Messrs Fletcher of Thomaston OBrien of Warren, Chase of Camden, Millikin of Lincolnville & Meserry of Appleton with such as the Senate may join. Sent up for concurrence.

Petition of William R Keith & others for the establishment of an Office for the Registry of Deeds at Thomaston was read & referred to the Committee on division

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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