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House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P150A.pdf)


Friday March 11th 1836

Met according to adjournment.

Petition of James S Holmes & report thereon was referred in concurrence to the Committee on State Roads.

Report on petition of Josiah Parlin & others ordering Notice, was read & accepted in concurrence.

Report on petition of Solomon McKenney & others granting Leave to Withdraw - came from the Senate accepted for concurrence - The House nonconcurred & recommitted the same. Sent up for concurrence.

The Committee on the Division of Towns reported that they have disposed of all the business before them , and requested to be discharged - and the report was laid in the table.

Petition of George Stevens & others - came from the Senate referred to the next Legislature for concurrence; and the House concurred.

Bill - An Act to incorporate the Howes Line Stage Company, was read a 3d time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence.

Resolve in favor of the Belfast & Quebec Rail Road was read a second time and amended and then passed to be engrossed by yeas & nays - yeas 97 nays 65 ( appendix page 76)

The Committee on engrossed Bills reported as truly engrossed Bill - An Act to change the name of the Maine Granite Company - An Act to authorize Jesse Russell Junr and

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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