House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P173B.pdf)
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337. Bill - An Act prohibiting arrests and holding courts to try civil suits on the fourth day of July and on the days of election - - An Act to incorporate the Merry meeting Boom Company - - An Act to incorporate the Frankfort Marine Railway Association - - An Act to incorporate the Machias Hotel Company - were severally read 1st & 2d time & tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a 3d reading
Resolve for furnishing the Gun House in Eastport was read once and tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a second reading
Bill An Act to incorporate the Central Market House Company, was read a 3d time & ordered to be laid on the table.
Bill - An Act to incorporate the Penobscot Bank - An Act to increase the Capital Stock of the Mercantile Bank - - An Act to incorporate the Granite Bank at Augusta - - An Act to incorporate the Anson Bank - were severally read a 3d time, and the further consideration thereof postponed until Thursday next.
Bill - An Act to incorporate the Muskongus Granite Company - - An Act to regulate private booms on Kennebec River were severally read a third time & passed to be engrossed as amended. Sent up for concurrence.
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