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of a company to construct a turnpike from Williamsburgh to or near the town of Newtown, reported a bill, entitled "An act to incorporate the Williamsburgh and Newtown bridge and turnpike 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. King, from the committee on public lands, to which was referred the petition of S. Newton Dexter, with the report of the Commissioners of the Land Office on the same, reported; and concluded that the prayer of the petitioner ought not to be granted.

[See Document No. 287.] Mr. Speaker put the question whether the House would agree with the committee in their said report, and it was determined in the affirmative.

Mr. Adams, from the committee on grievances, to which was referred the petition of John M'Intyre and others, praying remu. neration for injury alleged to have been sustained by waters of the Champlain canal, reported a bill, entitled "An act to provide for the assessment of the damages sustained by John M'Intyre and others, on the Camplain canal;” which was read the first time, and by unanimous corisent was also read a second time, and committed to a committee of the whole house.

Mr. Niles, from the select committee to which was referred the bill entitled "An act to incorporate the Oxford and Cortlandville turnpike company,” reported, ihat the committee had gone through the said bill, and agreed to the same without amendment; which he was directed to report to the House, 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.

Mr. Brasher, from the select committee to which was referred the bill entitled “An act to amend an act entitled 'An act to incorporate the Payne's bridge company,' passed May 5th, 1834," reported, that the committee had gone through the said bill, and agreed to the same without amendment; which he was directed to report to thc House, 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 engrosscd.

Mr. Hough, from the select committee to which was referred the bill entitled “An act relating to sales at public auction in the city of Utica,” reported, that the committee had gone through the said bill, and agreed to the same without amendment; which he was directed to report to the House, 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. Mr. King, from the select committee to which was referred the bill entitled "An act in relation to district school-houses,” reported,

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that the committee had gone through the said bill, and agreed to the same without amendment; which he was directed to report to the House, 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.

Mr. Pettit, from the select committee to which was referred the bill entitled “An act to cxempt females from imprisonment on executions issued for costs only," reported, that the committee had gone through the said bill, and agreed to the same without amendment; which he was directed to report to the House, 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.

Mr. Williams, from the select committee to which was referred the engrossed bill from the Senate, entitled "An act to incorporate the Ithaca Mechanics' society," reported, that the committee had gone through the said bill, and agreed to the same without amend. ment; which he was directed to report to the House, 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, and the bill ordered to a third reading.

Mr. Adams, from the sclect committee to which was referred the engrossed bill from the Senate, entitled "An act concerning the State hall," 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 n committee of the whole house.

Mr. D. Sibley, from the select committee to which was referred the petition Irom the inhabitants of the village of Brockport in the county of Monroe, reported; and asked leave to introduce a bill.

[Sce Document No. 292.)

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

Mr. D. Sibley, according to leave, brought in the said bill, entitled "An act 10 amend the act ent iled 'An act to incorporate the village of Brockport,' passed April 6th, 1829;" which was read the first tiine, and by unanimous consent was also read a second tiine, and committed 10 a committee of the whole house.

Mr. Anthony, from the select committee to which was referred the petition of inhabitants of the town of Fishkill, for an act to incorporate the Fishkill Education Society, reported; and asked leave to introduce a bill.

[See Document No. 282.)

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

Mr. Anthony, according to leave, brought in the said bill, entitled "An act to incorporate the Fishkill education society;" which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read à sč. icond time, and committed to a committee of the whole house.

Mr. Suffern, from the committee on engrossed bills, reported, that the committee have examined the engrossed bill entitled "An act to amend the charter of the village of Cazenovia;" and the en. grossed bill entitled "An act to extend the navigation from the head of the Chemung canal feeder to the village of Centerville in the town of Painted-Post in the county of Steuben, and for other pur. poses,” and find the said bills severally correctly engrossed.

Theroupon, The said engrossed bill, entitled "An act to amend the charter of the village of Cazenovia,” was read the third time.

Mr. Spcaker put the question whether the House would agree to the final passage of the said bill, and it was determined in the affirmative, two-thirds of all the members elected to this House voting in favor thereof, as follows, to wit:

AYES 104
NAYS 00S

Those who voted in the affirmative are

Mr. Adams
Mr. Anthony
Mr. Baker
Mr. Beecher
Mr. Benjamin
Mr. Bennet
Mr. Blatchly
Mr. Brasher
Mr. Brooks
Mr. A. Brown
Mr. G. Brown
Mr. Burhans
Mr. Burke
Mr. Barnum
Mr. Burr
Mr. Carpenter
Mr. Carr
Mr. A. Clark
Mr. C. Clark
Mr. Clinch
Mr. Coe
Mr. Conklin
Mr. Crain
Mr. Crary
Mr. Crosby
Mr. Crowell
Mr. Cuykendall
Mr. Davis
Mr. Dayan

Mr. Groom
Mr. Harvey
Mr. A. Hascall
Mr. J. Haskell
Mr. Healy
Mr. Hendee
Mr. Hildreth
Mr. Hiller
Mr. Hillyer
Mr. Horton
Mr. Hough
Mr. Hutchinson
Mr. Ingersoll
Mr. Jackson
Mr. Jones
Mr. Judd
Mr. Kent
Mr. King
Mr. Krum
Mr. J. W. Lewis
Mr. Livingston
Mr. Lockwood
Mr. Mallory
Mr. M'Cluer
Mr. M'Kie
Mr. M'Neil
Mr. Moore
Mr. Niles
Mr. Odell

Mr. Pettit
Mr. Phillips
Mr. Philo
Mr. Powers
Mr. Preston
Mr. Quackenboss
Mr. Richmond
Mr. Ringgold
Mr. Roosevelt
Mr. Seger
Mr. Shafer
Mr. Shepard
Mr. D. Sibley
Mr. Speaker
Mr. Springer
Mr. Stetson
Mr. Stevens
Mr. E. Strong
Mr. Suffern
Mr. Thoro
Mr. Tillinghast
Mr. Tomlinson
Mr. Tyrrel
Mr. Van Bergen
Mr. Wager
Mr. Waldron
Mr. Wetmore
Mr. Whecler
Mr. Wilcoxson

Mr. Denniston
Mr. Eldred
Mr. Farwell
Mr. Finch
Mr. Fisher
Mr. Griswold

Mr. Ostrom

Mr. Wilkinson
Mr. P. W. Paddock Mr. Williams
Mr. Palmer

Mr. Woodbury
Mr. Parker

Mr. A. Woodworth
Mr. Patterson

Mr. Wylie
Mr. Peck

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The said engrossed bill, entitled "An act to extend the navigation from the head of the Chemung canal feeder to the village of Centerville in the town of Painted-Post in the county of Stcuben, and for other purposes," 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.

A message from the Senate was read, informing that they have passed the bill entitled “An act to divide the town of Manlius in the county of Onondaga," without amendment.

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

The Senate sent for concurrence, a bill entitled “An act relating to public instruction."

The said bill was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read a second time, and referred to the committee on colleges, academies and common schools.

A message from the Senate was read, informing that they have passed the bill entitled “An act to incorporate the Orphan asylum society of the city of Brooklyn,” with the amendments therewith delivered.

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

A message from the Governor, delivered by his private secretary, was read, in the words following, to wit:

TO THE ASSEMBLY. GENTLEMEN,

I have this day approved and signed the bill entitled "An act relative to supplying the village of Whitehall with pure and wholesome water."

Also the bill entitled "An act relative to the Cayuga and Susquehannah turnpike company."

Also the bill 'entitled "An act to incorporate the Young Men's association for mutual improvement in the city of Albany.

Also the bill entitled "An act to divide the town of Manlius in the county of Onondaga.

W. L. MARCY. Albany, March 12, 1835.

On motion of Mr. J. Haskell, Resolved, That the bill for repealing the law prohibiting botanic practice, be made the special order of the day for Thursday the twenty-sixth day of March instant.

The House then proceeded to the consideration of the amendments of the Senate to the bill entitled “An act for the relief of Jacob I. Timmerman."

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

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

On motion of Mr. Moore, Resolved, That the bill entitled "An act authorising the supervisors of the county of Washington to raise money by tax, to detray the expense of building bridges in the town of Granville,” with the accoinpanying papers, be referred to the select committee on that subjeci, of which Mr. Moore is chairman.

On motion of Mr. Adams, Resolved, That the committee on grievances bc discharged from the further consideration or the petition of the trustees of the village of Elmira, praying rernuneration for damages sustained by reason of a flood, and the consequent breach in the Chemung canal; and that the same he referred to the Canal Commissioners.

On motion of Mr. Parker, Resolved, That the committee of the whole be discharged from the further consideration of the petition and bill relative to Samuel H. Greenman taking the oath of office as commissioner of deeds in the town of Skaneateles, in and for the county of Onondaga; aud that the same be engrossed for a third reading.

Ordered, That the committee of the whole be discharged from the further consideration of the bill entitled “An act for the relief of Noah Burnham," and that the same be engrossed for a third reading.

Mr. Krum gave notice that he would, on some future day, ask leave to introduce a bill regulating the appointment and removal of county treasurers.

Ordered, That the bill entitled "An act to define the powers and regulate the proceedings of rail-road corporations," be the order of the day for Monday next.

In pursuance of previous notice, Mr. Farwell asked for and obtained leave to bring in a bill, entitled "An act to incorporate the Watertown academy;" 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 House then again resolved itself into a committec of the whole, on the bill entitled "An act to aid and expedite the construction of a rail-ruad from Lake Erie to the city of New York, through the southern tier of counties;" and after some time spent thereon, Mr. Speaker resumed the chair, and Mr. Judd, 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.

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