House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P190A.pdf)
Bills - An Act to incorporate theo Kirkland Canal and Rail road Company - - " to incorporate the East Machias Canal Company - - " to incorporate the Central Market House - - " to incorporate the town of Wilson - - " to incorporate the Hallowell Steam Mill & Boom Company - - " further regulating Banks & Banking - were severally read a third time passed to be enacted. Sent up for concurrence.
Bill - An Act to incorporate the Portland, Saco & Portsmouth Rail Road Company was read a third time & referred to the next Legislature and the question was decided by yeas and nays as follows yeas 85 nays 57 [see appendix page 225.] Sent up for concurrence.
Bill - An Act to establish the Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts Railroad Corporation - was read a third time & passed to be engrossed and the question was taken by yeas & nays as follows yeas 48 nays 102 [see appendix page 228. Sent up for concurrence.
Mr Bunker of Vinalhaven has leave of absence from after Thursday next - Mr Hasty of Kilmarnock from and after tomorrow & Mr Baker of Steuben from and after Wednesday next
On motion, Ordered that the Committee on the pay roll make up the pay of Messrs Bunker, Hasty & Baker to the times respectively at which they have leave of absence.
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