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House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P197A.pdf)


Mansur of Monroe, was read once and tomorrow at ten o'clock assigned for a second reading.

Bill - An Act to change the name of Bloomfield came from the Senate indefinitely postponed & the House nonconcurred & the House referred the Bill to the next Legislature. Sent up for concurrence.

The House reconsidered their vote passing the Bill to be engrossed entitled An Act to establish a municipal Court in the town of Augusta - rejected the amendment proposed by the Senate and then passed the Bill to be engrossed without said amendment. Sent up for concurrence.

Bill - An Act to incorporate the Belfast Bank - - " to increase the Capital Stock of the Ticonic Bank - - " to increase the Capital Stock of the Bank of Cumberland in Portland were severally read a third time and passed to be engrossed as amended. Sent up for concurrence

John Bridges Jun of Charlotte & Ebenezer Higgins of Exeter resigned their seats as members of this House.

Bill - An Act additional to an act to pay the Justices of the Supreme Judicial Court was read a third time & passed to be engrossed in concurrence with the Senate.

Ordered that the Committee on the Pay Roll make up the pay of John Bridges Jun & Ebenezer Higgins for their travel & attendance up to & including Tuesday next.

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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