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and he read the report in his place, and delivered the same in at the table, where it was again read, and agreed to by the House.

Ordered, That the bill be engrossed.

And then the House adjourned until eleven o'clock on Monday morning next.

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 1835.

The House met pursuant to adjournment.

The petition of sundry inhabitants of the county of Queens, praying for the passage of an act authorising John Wall and his associates to construct a road from the village of Newtown to Bushwick in said county, was read, and referred to the committee on the establishment and improvement of roads and bridges, and the incorporation of turnpike companies.

Nine several petitions of sundry inhabitants of the counties of Delaware, Steuben, Tompkins, Orange and Rockland, praying the aid of the State in the construction of the New York and Erie railroad, were read, and committed to the committce of the whole when on the bill upon that subject.

The petition of sundry firemen of the city of Albany, praying for an extension of their privileges, was read, and referred to the committee on the incorporation of cities and villages.

The petition of sundry inhabitants of the counties of Niagara, Orleans and Monroe, praying for the incorporation of a company to construct a rail-road from Lockport to Rochester, was read, and referred to the committee on rail-roads.

The petition of sundry inhabitants of the county of Tompkins, praying for a revision of the excise law, was read, and referred to ihe committee on the judiciary.

Two several petitions of sundry inhabitants of the county of Madison, praying that the reservoirs now constructing in said county for the Chenango canal may be abandoned, were read, and referred to the committee on canals and internal improvements.

Two several petitions of sundry inhabitants of the county of Oswego, relative to dams across Salmon river, were read, and committed to the committee of the whole when on the bill

upon that subject.

Four several petitions of sundry inhabitants of the county of Niagara, praying for the incorporation of a company to construct a rail-road from Lockport to Batavia, were read, and referred to the committee on rail-roads.

Three several petitions of sundry inhabitants of the counties of New-York and Greene, praying for the passage of an act regulating the sale of pressed hay in said counties, were read, and refer

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red to a select committee, consisting of Mr. Van Bergen, Mr. Herttell and Mr. Wilcoxson.

The petition of sundry inhabitants of the county of Genesee, praying for the passage of an act authorising the board of supervisors of said county to raise five hundred dollars by tax, for the improvement of roads and bridges in said county, was read, and referred to a select committee, consisting of the members attending this House from the county of Genesee.

The petition of sundry inhabitants of the county of Oneida, praying for the incorporation of the Vernon Academy, was read, and referred to the committee on colleges, academies and common schools.

The petition of sundry inhabitants of the city of New York, praying for an alteration of the law relative to the inspection of flour and meal in said city, was read, and committed to the committee of the whole when on the bill upon that subject.

The remonstrance of sundry inhabitants of the county of Chenango, against the passage of an act restricting the circulation of bank notes under the denomination of five dollars, was read, and committed to the committee of the whole when on the bill upon that subject.

The remonstrance of sundry inhabitants of the city of Buffalo, against the proposed amendment of the charter of said city, was read, an referred to the committee on the incorporation of cities and villages.

The remonstrance of sundry inhabitants of the town of Ashford in the county of Cattaraugus, against annexing a part of the town of Otto to said town, was read, and committed to the committee of the whole when on the bill upon that subject.

The remonstrance of sundry inhabitants of the county of Orleans, against raising money by tax to make a road across Tonawanda swamp in said county, was read, and referred to the committee on the establishment and improvement of roads and bridges, and the incorporation of turnpike companies.

The remonstrance of Henry Fitzhugh and D. W. Cole of the county of Niagara, against the petition for the sale of certain lands in the village of Lewiston in said county, belonging to the State, was read, and referred to the committee on public lands.

Mr. M. H. Sibley, from the committee on claims, to which was referred the petition of Simon Mattison, for compensation for lumber furnished by him for the Erie canal, reported; and asked leave to introduce a bill.

[See Document No. 221.]

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Ordered, That leave be given to bring in such bill.

Mr. M. H. Sibley, according to leave, brought in the said bill, entitled "An act to provide for the payment to Simon Mattison of his debt against the State, for materials furnished for the Erie canal, &c.;" which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read a second time, and committed to a committee of the whole house.

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Mr. M. H. Sibley, from the committee on claims, to which was referred the petition of Junius Rogers, praying remuneration for services alleged to have been performed on the Erie canal, reported a bill, entitled "An act for the relief of Junius Rogers;" which was read the first time, and by, unanimous consent was also read a second time, and committed to a committee of the whole house.

Mr. M. H. Sibley, from the committee on claims, to which was referred the petition of Asa Campbell, for remuneration for services rendered the State on the Erie canal, reported; and offered the following resolution:

[See Documeni No. 222.]

Resolved, that the prayer of the petitioner ought not to be granted, and that he have leave to withdraw his petition.

Mr. Speaker put the question whether the House would agree the said resolution, and it was determined in the affirmative.

Mr. Adams, from the committee on grievances, to which was referred the petition of Adonijah Carter, asking relief on account of the loss of his eyesight, occasioned while on duty in the military service of this State, reported; and asked leave to introduce a bili.

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[See Document No. 217.}
Ordered, That leave be given to bring in such bill.

Mr. Adams, according to leave, brought in the said bill, entitled "An act for the relief of Adonijah Carter;" which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read a second time, and committed to a committee of the whole house.

Mr. Livingston, froin the committee on the judiciary, to which was referred the petition of John Spencer and others, praying for the passage of an act extending the time for the collection of taxes in Canajoharie in the county of Montgomery, reported a bill, entitled "An act extending the time for the collection of taxes in the town of Canajoharie in the county of Moñigomery;" which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read a second time.

Thereupon, Mr. Livingston made a motion that the House should order the said bill 10 bc engrossed.

Mr. Speaker put the question whether the House would agree to the said motion of Mr. Livingston, and it was unanimously determined in the affirmative.

Mr. Roosevelt, from the committee on rail-roads, to which was referred the petition for a rail-road from Saratoga-Springs to the town of Malia, reported a bill, entitled "An act to provide for the construction of a rail-road from Saratoga-Springs to the town of Malta;" which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read a second time, and committed to a committee of the

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whole house.

Mr. King, from the committee on public lands, to which was referred the petition of Bates Cook, reported; and asked leave to introduce a bill.

[See Document No. 228.]

Ordered, That leave be given to bring in such bill. Mr. King, according to leave, brought in the said bill, entitled “An act for the relief of Bates Cook;" which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read a second time, and committed to a committee of the whole house.

The Senate sent for concurrence, a bill entitled "An act for the relief of Enos Stone;" a bill entitled “An act in relation to the canals,” and a bill entitled "An act to incorporate the Elmira Mechanics' society.”

The said bills were severally read the first time, and by unanimous consent were also read a second time, and the bill entitled “An act for the relief of Enos Stone,” was referred to the committee on claims; the bill entitled “An act in relation to the canals," was referred to the committee on canals and internal improvenients; and the bill entitled "An act to incorporate the Elmira Mechanics society," was referred to the committee on trade and manufactures, severally to consider and report thereon.

Mr. Crowell, from the committee on engrossed bills, reported, that the committee have examined the engrossed bill entitled “An act to amend the seventh title and fourteenth chapter of the first part of the Revised Statutes, entitled “General regulations concerning the practice of physic and surgery in this State;'” and find the same correctly engrossed.

Thereupon,
The said engrossed bill was read the third time.

Debates were had thereon; and the question being put whether the House would agree to the final passage of the said bill, it was determined in the affirmative.

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The ayes and

nays being required by ten members.

Those who voted in the affirmative are

Mr. Adams
Mr. Anthony
Mr. Baker
Mr. Barnes
Mr. Beecher
Mr. Benjamin
Mr. Bennet
Mr. Blatchly
Mr. Brasher

Mr. Groom
Mr. Hall
Mr. Harvey
Mr. A. Hascall
Mr. J. Haskell
Mr. Healy
Mr. Hendee
Mr. Herttell
Mr. Hicks

Mr. Pettit
Mr. Phillips
Mr. Plumb
Mr. Powers
Mr. Preston
Mr. Quackenboss
Mr. Richmond
Mr. Ringgold
Mr. Roosevelt

Mr. Brooks
Mr. A. Brown
Mr. Burhans
Mr. Burke
Mr. Barnum
Mr. Burr
Mr. Cadwell
Mr. Carpenter
Mr. Carr
Mr. Cash
Mr. A. Clark
Mr. J. Clark
Mr. Clinch
Mr. Coe
Mr. Conklin
Mr. Crain
Mr. Crary
Mr. Crosby
Mr. Crowell
Mr. Cuykendall
Mr. Davis
Mr. Denniston
Mr. Eldred
Mr. Farwell
Mr. Finch
Mr. Fisher
Mr. Griswold

Mr. Hildreth

Mr. Seger
Mr. Hiller

Mr. Shafer
Mr. Hillyer

Mr. Shepard
Mr. Horton

Mr. D. Sibley
Mr. Ingersoll Mr. M. H. Sibley
Mr. Jackson

Mr. Speaker
Mr. Judd

Mr. Springer
Mr. Kent

Mr. Stetson
Mr. King

Mr. C. Strong
Mr. Krum

Mr. Suffern
Mr. T. Lewis

Mr. Thorn
Mr. Livingston

Mr. Tillinghast
Mr. Lockwood Mr. Tomlinson
Mr. Loomis

Mr. Tyrrel
Mr. Lytle

Mr. Van Benthuisen
Mr. Mallory

Mr. Van Bergen
Mr. M'Cluer

Mr. Wager
Mr. M'Kie

Mr. Waldron
Mr. M'Neil

Mr. Warren
Mr. Moore

Mr. Wheeler
Mr. Moseley

Mr. Wilcoxson
Mr. Ogden

Mr. Wilkinson
Mr. Ostrom

Mr. Williams
Mr. P. W. Paddock Mr. Woodward
Mr. W. S. Paddock Mr. W. Woodworth
Mr. Patterson Mr. Wylie

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Those who voted in the negative are

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Mr. Gray
Mr. Murphy

Mr. Rice
Ordered, That the clerk deliver the said bill to the Senate, and
request their concurrence in the same.

A message from the Senate was read, informing that they have passed the bill entitled "An act fixing the time for holding the annual town meeting in the town of Gates in the county of Monroe,” without amendment.

Ordered, That the Clerk deliver the said bill to the Governor.

A message from the Senate was read, informing that they have passed the bill entitled "An act regulating the tax on dogs," with the amendments there with delivered.

The said bill and amendments were read.
Ordered, That the same be laid upon the table.

Mr. Suffern, from the committee on engrossed bills, reported, that the committee had examined the engrossed bill entitled "An act extending the time for the collection of taxes in the town of Canajoharie in the county of Montgomery,” and find the same correctly engrossed.

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