House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P185A.pdf)
was read a third time and passage refused and the question was decided by yeas & nays as follows yeas 74 nays 78 [See appendix page 156.] Sent up for concurrence.
Bill - An Act to incorporate the Mechanics Bank was read a third time and passage refused the question was taken by yeas & nays and decided as follows yeas 60 nays 93 [see appendix page 166.] Sent up for concurrence.
Adjourned till afternoon.
Afternoon. Met according to adjournment
The Committee on engrossed Bills reported as truly engrossed - Bill - An Act to incorporate the Merry Meeting Boom Company - - " to incorporate the Frankfort Marine Railway Company - - " to increase the Capital Stock of the Machias Water power Company - - " to incorporate the Mattanawcock Rail Road Corporation - which were severally passed to be enacted. Sent up for concurrence.
The same Committee reported as truly engrossed Resolve - An additional Resolve for the benefit of the Blind - - in relation to an Arsenal of construction to be established at Augusta - providing for Clerk hire in the Adjutant Generals Office - - in favor of William D Williamson, Nathaniel Clark and Joseph R Abbot Commissioners of State Prison -
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