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House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P159A.pdf)


{requiring a sluiceway to be constructed on the Meduxnekeag Stream and for other purposes - were severally read a 3d time & passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence.

Resolve making appropriations for military purposes was amended and then read a second time & passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence.

Bill - An Act to incorporate the Clinton Company was read once and again and tomorrow at ten oclock assigned for a 3d reading.

The Committee on engrossed Bills reported as truly engrossed. Bill - An Act additional to an Act to incorporate the Bangor and Oldtown Railway Company which was passed to be enacted. Sent up for concurrence.

The same Committee reported as truly engrossed - Resolve - additional in favor of certain Officers & Soldiers of the Revolutionary War and the widows of the deceased Officers and Soldiers - for the repeal of a Resolve providing for the appointment of School Commissioners - which were severally finally passed. Sent up for concurrence.

Bill - An Act to incorporate the Portland, Saco & Portsmouth Rail Road Company, laid on the table by Mr Emery of Saco, was read 1st & 2d time and 300 copies ordered to be printed for the use of the members & assigned for a 3d reading at 10 oclock tomorrow & referred to Messrs Emery of Saco, Cogswell of Berwick Lyman of Portland, Chadwick of Gardiner & Farley of Newcastle -

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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