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House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P277B.pdf)

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On the question of adopting the amendments proposed by Mr. McIntire of Parsonsfield to the Bill entitled "An Act further regulating, Banks and Banking." providing" that the several Acts of incorporation of Banks in this State be so far altered and amended, that Banks shall not be permitted to issue any bill of a denomination less than three dollars, nor any bill of a denomination between five and ten, or ten and twenty dollars from and after the passage of this Act, nor shall they issue any bill of a denomination less than five dollars from and after the first day of June next. And the same prohibition shall extend to all Banks hereafter to be incorporated in this State."

[See Page 345.]


Josiah Chase Frederic Cogswell William Cook Joseph Dam Thomas C. Lane Tobias Lord Rufus McIntire Samuel Mildram Thomas W. O'Brien John G. Perkins Henry Small Benjamin Chadbourne Peter Cram Reuben Haskell Meshach Humphrey Charles Hunt Mark Jordan Mark Knight William Maxwell Jr Jonathan Smith Rufus Soule

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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