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House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P199A.pdf)


Bill - An Act to incorporate the New York and Portland Exchange Granite Company came from the Senate amended - and the House agreed thereto & passed the Bill to be engrossed in concurrence.

The Committee on engrossed Bills reported as truly engrossed Bill - An Act to incorporate the Waldoboro Lime Burning Company - - " to incorporate the Perry Plaster Company - - " additional act concerning the limits of Highways - - " additional act to incorporate the Proprietors of the Moosehead Dam Company - - " additional to an act to prevent fraud in Fire wood, Bark or Coal exposed for sale - " Act to encourage the culture of Silk within this State - - " allowing additional pay to the Justices of the Supreme Judicial Court - : authorizing the owners of Salt Marsh on Back Creek in the town of Woolwich to erect a dike - were severally passed to be enacted. Sent up for concurrence.

Bill - An to incorporate the Bank of Old town - The House reconsider their vote passing this Bill to be engrossed, amend the same by striking out "one hundred" & inserting "Fifty" and then passed the Bill to be engrossed. Sent up for concurrence.

And then the House until half past eight oclock tomorrow morning.


James L Child


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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