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House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P180B.pdf)


Leave to withdraw was granted on Petition of Robert Skillings & others - - Jonathan Crane & others - - Moses Lincoln Junior and the report was accepted. Sent up for concurrence.

Bill - An Act supplementary to An Act for the relief of Poor Debtors - was read 1st & 2d time and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. Sent up for concurrence.

Resolve - An additional Resolve for the benefit of the Blind, reported in new draft, was read a second time & passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence.

Adjourned till afternoon.

Afternoon. Met according to adjournment.

Bill - An Act to establishing the Bangor Female Orphan Asylum was read once & again and tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a 3d reading

Message of the Governor [see appendix page 19.] transmitting Resolves of Massachusetts, "concerning the North Eastern Territory of the United States claimed by Great Britain" came from the Senate referred to Messrs Johnson, Jarvis & Talbot with such as the House may join - and the House concurred & Messrs Holmes of Alfred, Soule of Freeport, Hamlin of Hampden, Foster of Pembroke, Sewall of Bath, Parvis of Buckfield & Wilson of Bingham were joined

Resolve - relating to the Barring and Houlton Road

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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