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House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P195B.pdf)


the Instruction of Youth referring the same to the next Legislature was read and accepted in concurrence.

Bill - An Act to encourage the destruction of crows, was read a third time & indefinitely postponed

Resolve in favor of locating and making a Road from the Forks of the Kennebec River to Moosehead Lake, was read a second time & indefinitely postponed.

Resolve authorizing the Secretary of State to procure and distribute certain Documents was read a second time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence.

Bill - An Act to incorporate the Hallowell Granite Railroad Company was amended as proposed by the Senate and passed to be engrossed in concurrence as thus amended.

Bill - An Act to set off a tract of land from Lewiston to Greene, came from the Senate, that body refusing a conference & adhering to their vote indefinitely postponing the same - and the House adhere to their vote passing the same.

The Select Joint Committee to whom was referred the enquiring "what Banks & increase of Capital of Banks ought to be granted" made there report which was accepted. Sent up for concurrence.

Bill - An Act to authorize the collection of interest on Executions which passed to be enacted on the 10th of February, last in this House came back from the Senate to passage refused - The Senate insist upon

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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