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House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P171B.pdf)

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333. Monday March 21st 1836

Met according to adjournment.

Resolve in relation to an Arsenal of Construction to be established at Augusta, laid on the table by Mr Holmes of Alfred, was read and passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence.

Bill - An Act to incorporate the Frontier Bank - - An Act to incorporate the Lafayette Bank - - An Act to incorporate the Agricultural Bank. - An Act to increase the Capital Stock of the York Bank were severally read 1st & 2d time and Thursday next at ten oclock assigned for a 3d reading.

Resolve for the purchase of a National Flag for the use of the State - - in favor of Elias Cobb - were severally read once and tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a second reading.

The Committee to whom was referred an Order "to contract with some suitable person to do the State printing for the current political year," reported that they had contracted with William R Smith and George Robinson of Augusta to perform said Printing - and the report was accepted in concurrence.

Bill - An Act to incorporate the Molechunkamunk Sluice Company was read once & recommitted in concurrence.

Report on Bill to incorporate the Vassalboro & Sidney Dam Company, referring the same to the next Legislature was read & accepted in 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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Language: English

Date: 1836

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