House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P165B.pdf)
Friday March 18th 1836
Met according to adjournment.
The Committee on engrossed Bills reported truly engrossed Bill - An Ac tot incorporate the Damariscotta Steam Navigation Company - - An Act to incorporate the Norridgewock Falls Company - - An Act to incorporate the Calais academy - -An Act to incorporate the Damariscotta Buck Manufacturing Company - - An Act to prohibit Constables from acting as attornies to parties in suits at law - An Act to incorporate the town of Amity - which were severally passed to be enacted. Sent up for concurrence
The same Committee reported as truly engrossed Bill - An Act in relation to indictments against towns for neglect to repair their Highways - An Act to enable the proprietors of the Megunticook Meeting House to sell the same - An Act to repeal an act entitled an act requiring a sluiceway to be constructed on the Meduxnekeag Stream & for other purposes - which were severally passed to be enacted. Sent up for concurrence.
Bill - An Act to establish the Frankfort, Bangor & Belfast Railroad Corporation, came from the Senate further amended, and the House accepted the same and passed the Bills to be engrossed in concurrence.
Resolve on Col. Stephen H Longs Report on the routes from the seaboard of Maine to the Canadian Frontier, was read a second time & passed to be en -
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