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Mr. Crosby
Mr. Crowell
Mr. Cuykendall
Mr. Davis
Mr. Denniston
Mr. Eldred
Mr. Farwell
Mr. Finch
Mr. Fisher
Mr. Griswold
Mr. Groom
Mr. Hall
Mr. Harvey

Mr. M'Neil

Mr. Van Bergers
Mr. Moore

Mr. Wager
Mr. Moseley

Mr. Waldron
Mr. Niles

Mr. Whecler
Mr. Odell

Mr. Wilcoxson
Mr. Ogden

Mr. Wilkinson
Mr. Ostrom

Mr. Williams
Mr. P. W. Paddock Mr. Woodbury
Mr. W. S. Paddock Mr. Woodward
Mr. Palmer

Mr. A. Woodworth
Mr. Parker

Mr. W. Wood worth
Mr. Patterson Mr. Wylie
Mr. Pettit

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Those who voted in the negative are

Mr. Chinch

Mr. J. Haskell

Mr. Wetmore

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Ordered, That the clerk return the said bill to the Senate, and inform them that this House have passed the same without amendment.

Mr. Livingston, from the committee on the judiciary, to which was referred the petition of S. H. Greenman, for the passage of a law authorising him to take the oath of office as a commissioner of deeds in the town of Skaneateles in the county of Onondaga, reported a bill, entitled "An act authorising Samuel H. Greenman of Onondaga county, to take the oath of office as a commissioner of deeds for said county;" 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.

A communication from William B. Van Benthuisen, was received and read, in the words following, to wit:

Albany, March 11, 1835. To the Hon. CHARLES HUMPHREY,

Speaker of the Assembly. SIR, Having accepted an appointment which will require my undivided attention, I consider it my duty to resign the office of member of the Assembly of this State; which resignation you will please to communicate to the House. I have the honor to be, Very respectfully, Your obedient servant,

W. B. VAN BENTHUISEN.

Ordered, That the said communication 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 in relation to the boundaries of school district number two in the city of Rochester and county of Monroe;" the engrossed bilt entitled "An act to amend title second of chapter fifteenth of part first of the Revised Stalutes, entitled 'Of common schools;'” and the engrossed bill entitled "An act to amend an act to appoint commissioners to lay out a road from the head of the Crooked lake in the county of Steuben, to the village of Angelica in the county of Allegany, passed May 1st, 1834,” and find the said bills severally correctly engrossed.

Thereupon, The said engrossed bill, entitled "An act in relation to the boundaries of school district number two in the city of Rochester and county of Monroe,” was read the third time.

Resolved, That the bill do pass.

The said engrossed bill, entitled "An act to amend title second of chapter fifteenth of part first of the Revised Statutes, entitled •Of common schools,' was read the third time.

Resolved, That the bill do pass.
The said engrossed bill

, entitled "An act to amend an act to appoint commissioners to lay out a road from the head of the Crooked sake in the county of Steuben, to the village of Angelica in the county of Allegany, passed May 1st, 1834,” was read the third time.

Resolved, That the bill do pass.

Ordered, That the Clerk deliver the said several bills to the Senate, and request their concurrence in the same.

Mr. Farwell gave notice that he would, on some future day, ask leave to introduce a bill to incorporate the Watertown Academy or high school.

In pursuance of previous notice, Mr. Fisher asked for and obtained leave to bring in a bill, entitled “An act fixing compensation to grand and petit jurors serving in courts of record in the county of Tioga;" which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read a second time, and committed to a committee of the whole housc.

Three several messages from the Senate were read, informing that they have passed the bill entitled “An act relative to supplying the village of Whitehall with pure and wholesome water;" the bill entitled "An act relative to the Cayuga and Susquehannah turnpike company," and the bill entitled "An act to incorporate the Young Men's association for mutual improvement in the city of Albany,” severally without amendment.

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

The Senate sent for concurrence, a bill entitled “An act to authorise the Mattewan company to extend their capital.”

The said bill was read the first time, and by unanimous consent, was also read a second time, and referred to the committee on trade and manufactures.

Three several messages from the Senate were read, informing that they have passed the bill entitled "An act to authorise the clerk of the city and county of New-York to transcribe the docket of certain judgments mev tioned therein;” the bill entitled "An act to amend title sixth, chapter third, part first of the Revised Sta

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tutes;" and the bill entitled "An act extending the time for the collection of taxes in the town of Canajoharie in the county of Montgomery," severally with the amendments therewith delivered.

The said bills and amendments were read; and the amendments having been again read, and concurred in,

Ordered, That the Clerk return the said bills to the Senate, and inform them that this House have concurred with them in their amendments to the said bills, and amended the same accordingly.

A message from the Senate was read, informing that they have passed the bill entitled “An act for the relief of Jacob I. Timmerman,” with the amendments therewith delivered.

The said bill and amendments were read. Ordered, That the same be laid upon the table. The House then again resolved itself into a committee of the whole, on the bill entitled “An act to aid and expedite the construction of a rail-road from Lake Erie to New-York, through the southern tier of counties;" and after some time spent thereon, Mr. Speaker resumed the chair, and Mr. Juild, from the said committee, reported progress, and asked for and obtained leave to sit again.

And then the House adjourned until ten o'clock to-morrow morning.

THURSDAY, MARCH 12, 1835.

The House met pursuant to adjournment.

The petition of David M. Wescott, and sundry other inhabitants of the county of Orange, praying the aid of the State in the construction of the New-York and Erie rail-road, was read, and committed to the committee of the whole when on the bill upon that subject.

Two several petitions of sundry inhabitants of the counties of Montgomery, Cayuga, Onondaga and Saratoga, praying for a repeal of the law of last session, proscribing botanic practice, were 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 Essex, against the erection of a toll-gate on the road between Keeseville and Elizabethtown 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.

Sundry documents of inhabitants of the couniy of Seneca, in relation to the lock dam canal navigation of the Seneca river, were read, and committed to the committee of the whole when on the bill upon that subject.

The memorial of the druggists of the city of Brooklyn, relative to the licensing apothecaries in said city, was read, and referred to the committee on medical societies and colleges.

The remonstrance of sundry inhabitants of the city of Troy, against the erection of a bridge over the Hudson river at Albany, was read, and referred to the committee on the establishment and improvement of roads and bridges, and the incorporation of turnpike companies.

The petition of sundry inhabitants of the county of Wayne, praying for the incorporation of a bank, to be located at Lyons in said county, was read, and referred to the committee on the incorporation and alteration of the charters of banking and insurance companies.

Two affidavits in support of the petition of Adonijah Carter for relief, were read, and committed to the committee of the whole when on the bill upon that subject.

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 Rochester to Lockport, was read, and referred to the committee on rail-roads.

The petition of sundry inhabitants of the county of Saratoga, praying for the extension of the act incorporating the SaratogaSprings and Schuylerville Rail-Road Company, was read, and referred to the committee on rail-roads.

Two several petitions of sundry inhabitants of the county of Wayne, praying for the incorporation of a rail-road company to construct a rail-road from Syracuse to Rochesier, along the valley of the Erie canal, was read, and referred to the committee on railroads.

The petition of sundry inhabitants of the county of Genesee, praying for the incorporation of a bank, to be located in said couniy, was read, and referred to the committee on the incorporation and alteration of the charters of banking and insurance companies.

The petition of sundry inhabitants of the county of Hamilton, praying for the survey of a canal route from the Sacandaga river to the Erie or Champlain canal, was rcad, and referred to the committee on canals and internal improvements.

The remonstrance of sundry inhabitants of the county of Madison, against annexing a part of the town of Sullivan to the county of Onondaga, was read, and referred to the committee on the erection and division of towns and counties.

Mr. Wilkinson, from the committee on the incorporation and alteration of the charters of banking and insurance companies, to which was referred the petition of sundry inhabitants, for the incorporation of a mutual insurance company, to be located in the county of Wayne, reported a bill, entitled "An act to incorporate the Wayne mutual insurance company;" which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read a second time, and made the order of the day for the twenty-third instant.

Mr. Parker, from the committee on the manufacture of salt, to which was referred the bill entitled "An act to amend the act en

titled "An act to authorise Benajah Byington to search for rock salt in the county of Onondaga,' passed April 13th, 1820,” reported, that the committee have examined the said bill, and see no reason why the same should not be passed into a law.

Ordered, That the said bill be committed to a committee of the whole house.

Mr. Wager, from the committee on canals and internal improvements, to which was referred the petition of sundry inhabitants of the counties of Schoharie, Washington, Warren, Essex and Clinton, praying for the incorporation of a company, by the naine and style of the Lake Champlain Steam Tow-Boat Company, reported a bill entitled “An act to incorporate the Lake Champlain steamboat transportation company;" 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. Palmer, from the committee on the erection and division of towns and counties, to which was referred the petition of sundry inhabitants of the town of Hermon in the county of St. Lawrence, praying for a change of the name of said town, reported a bill, entitled "An act to change the name of the town of Hermon in the county of St. Lawrence;" 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. Thorn, frorn the committee on the incorporation of charitable and religious societies, to which was referred the petition of the trustees of the Mayville Baptist Society, praying for the passage of an act authorising them to sell and convey their real estate, reported a bill, entitled “An act to authorise the trustees of the Mayville Baptist society to sell certain real estate;" 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. Wetmore, from the committee on colleges, academies and common schools, to which was referred the petition of sundry inhabitants of school district number one in the town of Salina in the county of Onondaga, reported a bill, entitled "An act in relation to school district number one in the town of Salina;" 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, from the committee on the judiciary, to which was referred the petition of sundry inhabitants of the county of Onondaga, praying for the passage of an act authorising the appointment of a Supreme Court commissioner, to reside at Syracuse in said county, reported a bill, entitled "An act authorising the appointment of an additional supreme court commissioner for each of the counties of Onondaga and Chautauque;" 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. Hicks, from the committee on the es!ablishment and improvement of roads and bridges, and the incorporation of turnpike companies, to which was referred the petition of sundry inhabitants of the counties of Kings and Queens, praying for the incorporation

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