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Mr. Anthony
Mr. Beecher
Mr. Bennet
Mr. Blatchly
Mr. A. Brown
Mr. G. Brown
Mr. Burhans
Mr. Burke
Mr. Barnum
Mr. Burr
Mr. Cadwell
Mr. Carpenter
Mr. Cash
Mr. A. Clark
Mr. J. Clark
Mr. Conklin
Mr. Crain
Mr. Crary
Mr. Crowell
Mr. Denniston

Mr. Eldred
Mr. Farwell
Mr. Finch
Mr. Fisher
Mr. Gray
Mr. Griswold
Mr. Hicks
Mr. Hildreth
Mr. Horton
Mr. Hough
Mr. Judd
Mr. Krum
Mr. Livingston
Mr. Lockwood
Mr. Lytle
Mr. Mallory
Mr. M'Cluer
Mr. M'Neil
Mr. Moseley

Mr. Niles
Mr. Odell
Mr. P. W. Paddock
Mr. Pettit
Mr. Phillips
Mr. Seger
Mr. Shepard
Mr. D. Sibley
Mr. Simmons
Mr. Speaker
Mr. Springer
Mr. Stevens
Mr. C. Strong
Mr. Van Bergen
Mr. Waldron
Mr. Wilkinson
Mr. Williams
Mr. Woodbury
Mr. Wylie

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Those who voted in the negative are

Mr. Adams
Mr. Clinch
Mr. Crosby
Mr. Cuykendall
Mr. Davis
Mr. Harvey
Mr. A. Hascall
Mr. J. Haskell
Mr. Healy
Mr. Hendee
Mr. Hiller
Mr. Hillyer

Mr. J. W. Lewis
Mr. T. Lewis
Mr. M'Kie
Mr. Moore
Mr. W. S. Paddock
Mr. Patterson
Mr. Peck
Mr. Plumb
Mr. Powers
Mr. Preston
Mr. Ringgold
Mr. Roosevelt

Mr. Shafer
Mr. Stetson
Mr. E. Strong
Mr. Tillinghast
Mr. Tomlinson
Mr. Tyrrel
Mr. Wager
Mr. Wheeler
Mr. Wilcoxson
Mr. Woodward
Mr. W. Woodworth

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Two several messages from the Senate were read, informing that they have rejected the bill entitled “An act to extend the navigation from the head of the Chemung canal seeder, to the village of Centerville in the town of Painted-Post in the county of Steuben, and for other purposes;" and the bill entitled “An act relative to the laws and ordinances of the common council of the city of NewYork."

Three several messages from the Senate were read, informing that they have passed the bill entitled "An act to amend an act entitled 'An aci to incorporate the Sag-Harbor and Bull's Head

turnpike company,' passed April 29th, 1833;" the bill entitled "An act to amend an act cntitled 'An act to incorporate the New. Windsor and Cornwall turnpike company,' passed March 30th, 1809;" and the bill entitled "An act to incorporate the Dover and Union turnpike company," 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 amend the act entitled 'An act to prohibit the circulation of small bills.'”

The said bill was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read a second time.

Thereupon, Mr. Wilkinson made a motion that the House should agree to order the said bill to a third reading.

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

Thereupon, By the unanimous consent of the House, the said bill was read the third time.

Resolved, That the bill do pass.

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

And then the House adjourned until four o'clock this afternoon.

FOUR O'CLOCK P. M.

The House met pursuant to adjournment.

The House then resolved itself into a committee of the wholc, on the resolution to amend the Constitution relative to the Canal fund, and the revenues arising from the canals, &c.; and after some time spent thereon, Mr. Speaker resumed the chair, and Mr. Burhans, from the said committee, reported, that the committee had gone through the said bill, made an amendinent thereto, and agreed to the same; 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.

Thereupon, Mr. Wilkinson made a motion that the House should agree to amend the said report, by striking from the resolution the amend. ment adopted in commitiee of the whole, which was read, in the words following, to wit:

“But in no case shall the Legislature reduce the rates of toll below the rate now established by the Constitution, except by a vote of two-thirds of all the members elected to each branch of the Legislature.

Mr. Speaker put the question whether the House would agree to

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the said motion of Mr. Wilkinson, and it was determined in the
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The ayes and noes being required by ten members,

Those who voted in the negative are
Mr. Adams
Mr. Fisher

Mr. Odell
Mr. Anthony
Mr. Gray

Mr. P. W. Paddock
Mr. Beecher
Mr. Griswold

Mr. Peck
Mr. Burhans
Mr. Harvey

Mr. Phillips
Mr. Burr

Mr. A. Hascall Mr. Philo
Mr. Carpenter Mr. J. Haskell Mr. Powers
Mr. Cash
Mr. Herttell

Mr. Seger
Mr. A. Clark
Mr. Hicks

Mr. Springer
Mr. J. Clark
Mr. Hiller

Mr. Stevens
Mr. Conklin
Mr. Hillyer

Mr. Suffern
Mr. Crary
Mr. Jackson

Mr. Tillinghast
Mr. Crosby
Mr. Judd

Mr. Tomlinson
Mr. Davis
Mr. Krum

Mr. Van Bergen
Mr. Dayan
Mr. Livingston

Mr. Waldron
Mr. Denniston Mr. Loomis

Mr. Wheeler
Mr. Eldred
Mr. M'Kie

Mr. Wilcoxson
Mr. Finch
Mr. Moore

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Those who voted in the affirmative are
Mr. Benjamin Mr. King

Mr. Roosevelt
Mr. Bennet

Mr. T. Lewis Mr. Shepard
Mr. A. Brown Mr. Lytle

Mr. D. Sibley
Mr. G. Brown Mr. Mallory

Mr. M. H. Sibley
Mr. Burke
Mr. M'Cluer

Mr. Simmons
Mr. Barnum
Mr. M'Neil

Mr. Stetson
Mr. Cadwell
Mr. Moseley

Mr. E. Strong
Mr. C. Clark
Mr. Niles

Mr. Tyrrel
Mr. Clinch
Mr. W. S. Paddock

Mr. Wager
Mr. Coe
Mr. Parker

Mr. Wilkinson
Mr. Crowell
Mr. Patterson

Mr. Williams
Mr. Cuykendall Mr. Pettit

Mr. Woodbury
Mr. Healy
Mr. Plumb

Mr. Woodward
Mr. Hildreth
Mr. Preston

Mr. W.Woodworth
Mr. Horton
Mr. Richmond Mr. Wylie

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Mr. Speaker put the question whether the House would agree with the conimittee of the whole in their report, and it was determined in the affirinative.

Thereupon,
The said resolution was ordered to a third reading.

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

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 22, 1835.

Thc House met pursuant to adjournment. The petition of the trustees of the Masonic Hall Association of the city of New York, praying for authority to dissolve the association and dispose of its property, was read, and referred to a select committee, consisting of Mr. Wetmore, Mr. D. Sibley and Mr. Roosevelt.

The remonstrance of Hugh White, president of the Cohoes Bridge Company, against the passage of the bill amending the charter of said company, was read, and ordered to be laid on the table.

The remonstrance of sundry inhabitants of the city of Utica, against the proposed tax for the change of the termination of the Chenango canal, was read, and committed to the committee of the whole when on the bill upon that subject.

Mr. Burke, from the committee appointed in pursuance of the fifty-first rule of this House, to examine all bills committed to a committee of the whole, and to report such bills as in their unanimous opinion may with propriety be referred to select committees to report complete, reported the following bills as proper for such reference, to wit:

The bill entitled "An act extending further privileges to the firemen of the respective cities within this State;" the bill entitled "An act to incorporate the Napanock company;" the bill entitled "An act to revive and amend an act entitled 'An act to incorporate the Eddy ville bridge company,' passed April 22d, 1831;" the bill entitled "An act to amend the act entitled 'An act to incorporate the village of Brockport;'” the bill entitled "An act to incorporate the Fishkill education society;" the bill entitled “An act to incorporate the Watertown academy;" the bill entitled "An act in relation to the measurement and inspection of lumber," and the bill entitled "An act authorising Felix Tracy to build a dam across the Genesce river."

Thereupon, Ordered, That the committee of the whole he discharged from the consideration of the said several bills, and that the bill entitled "An act extending further privileges to the firemen of the respective cities within this State," be referred to a select committee, consisting of Mr. Livingston, Mr. Herttell and Mr. Springer; that the bill entitled "An act to incorporate the Napanock company,” be referred to a select committee, consisting of Mr. Davis, Mr. W. Woodworth and Mr. Cash; that the bill entitled "An act to revive and amend an act entitled 'An act to incorporate the Eddy ville bridge company,' passed April 22d, 1831," he referred to a select committee, consisting of Mr. W. Woodworth, Mr. Davis and Mr. Lockwood; that the bill entitled "An act to amend the act entitled ‘An act to incorporate the village of Brockport,'" be referred to a select committee, consisting of Mr. D. Sibley, Mr. Patterson and

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Mr. Brown; that the bill entitled "An act to incorporate the Fishkill education society," be referred to a select committee, consisting of Mr. Anthony, Mr. Denniston and Mr. P. W. Paddock; that the bill entitled "An act to incorporate the Watertown academy," be referred to a select committee, consisting of Mr. Farwell, Mr. C. Strong and Mr. C. Strong; that the bill entitled "An act in relation to the measurement and inspection of lumber," be referred to a select committee, consisting of Mr. Springer, Mr. Heaļy and Mr. Krum; and that the bill entitled "An act authorising Felix Tracy to build a dam across the Genesee river," be referred to a scleci committee, 'consisting of Mr. Patterson, Mr. A. Hascall and Mr. Tomlinson, to be by the said committees severally reported complete.

Mr. Wager, from the committee on canals and internal improvements, to which was referred the annual report of the Canal Com. missioners, on so much as relates to the Chemung canal, reported a bill, entitled "An act in relation to the Chemung canal;" which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read a second time..

Thereupon, Mr. Bennet made a motion that the House should agree to order the said bill to be engrossed.

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

Mr. Wetmore, from the select committee to which was referred the bill entitled "An act to vest certain lands, tenements and hereditaments in the mayor, aldermen and commonalty of the city of New-York,” 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. Griswold, from the select committee to which was referred the engrossed bill from the Senate, entitled "An act to amend an act to incorporate the Lansingburgh dry dock and hydraulic company, passed April 15th, 1826," 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, and The bill ordered to a third reading.

Mr. Van Bergen, from the committee on colleges, academies and common schools, to which was referred the engrossed bill from the Senate, entitled "An act to amend an act entitled 'An act to incorporate the Brooklyn lyceum,'” reported, that the committee have examined the said bill, and see no reason why the same should not be passed into a law, and recommend that it be ordered to a third reading

Mr. Speaker put the question whether the House would agree

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