House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P161B.pdf)
The Committee on engrossed Bills reported as truly engrossed Bill - An Act to incorporate the Maine Granite Company - which was passed to be enacted. Sent up for concurrence.
Bill - An Act establishing the Salary of the Attorney General - was read a 3d time & passage refused - and the question was taken by yeas & nays & decided as follow yeas 37 nays 109. Sent up for concurrence. [see appendix page 96]
Adjourned till afternoon
Afternoon - Met according to adjournment.
Bill - An Act to incorporate the town of Amity was read a third time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence.
Resolve in favor of Farmington Academy - - in favor of Cherryfield Academy - were severally read once & referred to the Committee on Literature & Literary Institution. Sent up for concurrence
Resolve relating to the discussion of Sluiceway in Maine was read a 3d time and passed to be engrossed and the question was decided by yeas & nays as follows yeas 153 nays 11. [see appendix page 101.] Sent up for concurrence.
Bill - An Act to incorporate the Hampden & Carmel Canal & Railroad Company was read a 3d time and passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence.
Bill - An Act concerning Stud horses and Jack was read a 3d time and passed to be engrossed with an amendments. Sent up for 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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