House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P155B.pdf)
Bill - An Act to prohibit agencies for Banks out of the State, private Banking and to regulate Banks & Banking - - An Act to incorporate the Augusta India Rubber Hat Company - - An Act to prohibit Constables from acting as attornies to parties in suits at Law - - An Act to incorporate the Norridgewock Female Academy - - An Act in addition to an Act respecting the collection of taxes on unimproved land, not taxable by the assessors of any towns or plantation - - An Act to compensate Defenders discharged or acquitted on criminal process - - An Act to incorporate the Erosopruan [?] Adelphi of Waterville College - which were severally read 1st & 2d time & tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a 3d reading
Resolve requiring the acting quarter Master General to make distribution of Sunday Camp equipage - laid on table by Mr Lake of B- - to legalize certain official acts of Timothy Copp - were severally read once and tomorrow at 10 o'clock assigned for a second reading.
Resolve making appropriations for Military purposes was read a 2d time & laid on the table -
Resolve for investing money in Bank Stock and receiving dividends - was read a 2d time & laid on the table -
Bill - An Additional act for the punishment of felonious assaults and attempts to poison, was read a third time and laid on the table.
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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