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House Journal 1833 (30-318948-P130B.pdf)

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251. Resolve - proposing an amendment to the constitution of the State, (considered in the first reading) was read a first time and tomorrow at ten o'clock assigned for a second reading.

Resolve - in favor of Samuel Sevey - - providing for Clerk hire in the Adjutant General's office - - in favor of the Westbrook Seminary - - making an appropriation for certain Military purposes - were read a first and second time and tomorrow at ten o'clock assigned for a second reading.

Resolve, respecting the sale of Public Lands - came from the Senate they insisting upon their vote passing the Resolve to be engrossed - and the House refuse to reconsider their vote adhering to a former vote refusing the Resolve a passage - sent up.

Bill - additional to an Act defining the duties and powers of Justices of the Peace respecting Actions of Replevin - was read a third time and passed to be engrossed as amended on sheet annexed marked A. sent up for concurrence.

Bill - to incorporate the Hallowell Mechanics Association - in addition to an Act to organize and govern the Militia were read a first and second time and tomorrow at ten o'clock assigned for a third reading.

Resolve - additional for completing the Baring and Houlton Road - was read a second time and passed to be engrossed as amended in concurrence with the Senate - sent up.

Bill - additional to establish a Court of Common Pleas was

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: 1833

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