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

Those who voted in the negative are

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

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. 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

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

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Shafer
Stetson
E. Strong
Tillinghast
Tomlinson
Tyrrel
Wager
Wheeler
Wilcoxson
Woodward
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 o: o and ordinances of the common council of the city of New

ork.”

Three several messages from the Senate were read, informing that they have passed the bill entitled “An act to amend an act entitled ‘An act 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 NewWindsor 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 csnsent 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 whole, 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 amendment 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 amendment adopted in committee 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 the said motion of Mr. Wilkinson, and it was determined in the negative.

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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 50
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 45

Mr. Speaker put the question whether the House would agree with the committee of the whole in their report, and it was determined in the affirmative. 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.
The 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 Eddyville 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 be 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 Eddyville bridge company,’ passed April 22d, 1831,” be 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

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. Healy 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 select 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 Commissioners, 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 unanimously 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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