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House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P201B.pdf)


and taxed in the State tax for the year 1831 made a report which was accepted. Sent up for concurrence.

The Committee on Interior Waters were discharged from further service in concurrence.

Resolve in favor of Nathaniel Spratt, laid on table by Mr Tobin of Hartford was read and referred to the Committee on Accounts.

Bill - An Act to incorporate the Proprietors of Smiths Block in Bangor, was read a third time and indefinitely postponed. Sent up for concurrence.

Report - on the Order to enquire into the expediency of ceding to the United States Lands &. - in the Order relative to the attendance of witness residing out of state on trials of criminals & referring same to the next Legislature, were severally read & accepted. Sent up for concurrence.

The Committee on engrossed Bills reported as truly engrossed. Bill - An Act to incorporate the Norridgewock Mill Dam Company - - " concerning assignments - - " to incorporate the Hallowell Granite Rail Road Corporation - which were severally passed to be enacted. Sent up for concurrence.

The same Committee reported as truly engrossed Resolve - authorizing the Secretary of State to procure and distribute certain Documents - which was finally passed. Sent up for concurrence.

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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