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House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P197B.pdf)


Resolve providing for taking the sense of the people on amending the Constitution fixing the tenure of the Offices of the Judicial Courts was read once & tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a second reading.

Report on the order directing them to inquire into the expediency of giving a bounty to encourage the culture and hulling Barley in this State, that legislation is inexpedient, was read & accepted Sent up for concurrence.

Bill - An additional act respecting pounds, & impounding beasts going at large or damage feasant & stray beasts, was read a third time, amended, & then indefinitely postponed. Sent up for concurrence.

Bill - An Act to incorporate the Norridgewock Mill dam Company was read a third time & passed to be engrossed as amended. Sent up for concurrence.

Bill - An Act to incorporate the Kennebec & Portland Railroad Company, was read a third time and amended and then passed to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence.

The Committee on engrossed Bill reported as truly engrossed - Bill - An Act to incorporate the Wells Granite Company - - " to incorporate the Pembroke Milling Company - - " additional to an act to organize, govern and discipline the Militia of this State - - " to incorporate the Frankfort Commercial Hotel Association -

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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