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his conveyance of the same;" which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read a second time, and referred to the committec on the judiciary.

On motion of Mr. King, Resolved, That the committee to whom was referred so much of the Governor's message as relates to the census, be instructed to inquire into the expediency of providing for ascertaining the amount expended for the relief of paupers in each of the counties, and also the amount paid by tax in each of the counties for defraying the charges of courts of special sessions.

The House then resolved itself into a committee of the whole, on the bill entitled “An act for the relief of David Thorp;" and after some time spent thereon, Mr. Speaker resumed the chair, and Mr. Wilcoxson, from the said committee, reported, that the committee had disagreed to the first section and the enacting clause of the said bill; 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. Gray inade a motion to amend the report of the committee of the whole, by restoring the first section of the said bill.

Mr. Speaker put the question whether the House would agree to the motion of Mr. Gray, and it was determined in the negative.

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The ayes and nays being required by ten members,

Those who voted in the negative are

Mr. Adams
Mr. Anthony
Mr. Baker
Mr. Barnes
Mr. Beecher
Mr. Benjamin
Mr. Bennet
Mr. Blatchly
Mr. Brooks
Mr. A. Brown
Mr. G. Brown
Mr. Burhans
Mr. Burke
Mr. Barnum
Mr. Burr
Mr. Cadwell
Mr. Carpenter
Mr. Cash
Mr. A. Clark
Mr. C. Clark

Mr. Harvey
Mr. A. Hascall
Mr. Hendee
Mr. Hildreth
Mr. Hiller
Mr. Hillyer
Mr. Hough
Mr. Hutchinson
Mr. Jackson
Mr. Jones
Mr. Judd
Mr. Kent
Mr. King
Mr. Krum
Mr. J. W. Lewis
Mr. Livingston
Mr. Lockwood
Mr. Loomis
Mr. Lytle
Mr. M'Kie

Mr. Philo
Mr. Plumb
Mr. Preston
Mr. Rice
Mr. Richmond
Mr. Ringgold
Mr. Roosevelt
Mr. Seger
Mr. Shafer
Mr. D. Sibley
Mr. M. H. Sibley
Mr. Simmons
Mr. Speaker
Mr. Springer
Mr. Stevens
Mr. C. Strong
Mr. E. Strong
Mr. Thorn
Mr. Tomlinson
Mr. Van Benthuisen

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Thereupon, 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.

Mr. Peck, from the committee on engrossed bills, reported, that the committee had examined the engrossed bill entitled "An act to change the name of Isaac Crabb;" and the engrossed bill entitled "An act authorising a loan to the county of Herkimer, to defray the expense of the new jail erected therein;" and find the said bills severally correctly engrossed.

Thereupon,
The said engrossed bill, entitled "An act to change the name of
Isaac Crabb," was read the third time.

Resolved, That the bill do pass.

The said ergrossed bill, entitled “An act authorising a loan to the county of Herkimer, to defray the expense of the new jail erected therein," 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. Peck, from the committee on engrossed bills, reported, that the committee have examined the engrossed bill entitled "An act in relation to the Bowery savings bank in the city of New York," and find the same correctly engrossed.

Ordered, That the said bill be laid upon the table.

Mr. Peck, from the committee on engrossed bills, reported, that the committee have examined the engrossed bill entitled “An act regulating the tax on dogs in the county of Westchester," and find the same correctly engrossed.

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Thereupon,
The said engrossed bill was read the third time.
Resolved, that the bill do pass.

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

The House then resolved itself into a committee of the whole, on the bill entitled “An act for the relief of Jacob I. Timmerman;" and after some time spent thereon, Mr. Speaker resumed the chair, and Mr. Coe, from the said committee, 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.

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

FRIDAY, JANUARY 16, 1835.

The House met pursuant to adjournment.

The petition of Nathaniel Bosworth of the county of Broome, praying for authority to remove a certain gun-house situated in the town of Lisle in said county, was read, and referred to the committec on the militia and public defence.

Three several petitions of sundry inbabitants of the counties of Jefferson and Lewis, praying for the construction of the Black river canal, were read, and referred to the committee on canals and internal improvements.

The petition of sundry inhabitants of the county of Herkimer, praying for the appointment of a superintendent of the road on the south side of the Mohawk river between the cities of Utica and Schenectady, was read, and referred to the committee on the establishment and improvement of roads and bridges, and the incorporation of turnpike companies,

The memorial of ihe president, directors and company of the First Great Southwestern Turnpike Company, praying for a revival and amendment of their corporate powers, 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 Lucas Elmendorf of the county of Ulster, praying for the passage of an act authorising the Comptroller to execute to him conveyances for certain lands therein mentioned, was read, and referred to the committee on claims.

The petition of sundry inhabitants of the county of Otsego, praying for an alteration of the present State prison system, was

read, and referred to the select committee on so much of the Governor's message as relates to that subject.

The petition of Wessel Ten Broeck of the town of Edmeston in the county of Otsego, praying remuneration for labor alleged to have been performed on a certain road in said county, was read, and referred to the committee on grievances.

The petition of sundry inhabitants of the county of Sullivan, praying for legislative aid in the construction of the New-York and Erie rail-road, was read, and referred to the committee on rail-roads.

The petition of Curtiss Peck of the city of New York, praying for the passage of an act authorising him to build a dock in the town of Rye in the county of Westchester, was read, and referred to the Commissioners of the Land-Office.

Two several petitions of Jefferson Bartlet, Vincent Conkling and others of the village of Horseheads in the county of Tioga, praying for the passage of an act authorising them to use the surplus waters of the Chemung canal, were read, and referred to the Canal Commissioners.

Mr. Wilcoxson, from the committee on privileges and elections, to which was referred the petition of sundry inhabitants of the town of Lansing in the county of Tompkins, for the passage of an act authorising a special town meeting for the election of a justice of the peace to fill a vacancy, reported; and asked leave to introduce a bill.

[See Document No. 39.]

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

Mr. Wilcoxson, according to leave, brought in the said bill, entitled "An act relative to supplying vacancies in the office of justice of the peace;" 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 the judges and district attorney of the county of Onondaga, praying for an alteration of the law regulating the court of general sessions in said county, reported a bill, entitled “An act relative to the court of general sessions of the county of Onondaga;” 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, from the committee on the incorporation of charitable and religious societies, to which was referred the petition of Samuel D. Ferguson of the county of Clinton, praying for the passage of an act authorising him to convey by deed a certain parsonage house and lot to the trustees of the Methodist Episcopal Church of the village of Plattsburgh in said county, reported a bill, entitled "An act authorising Samuel D. Ferguson to convey by deed his title to a certain parsonage house and lot in the village of Plattsburgh, to the trustees of the Methodist episcopal church of

said village;" 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. Healy, from the select committee to which was referred the bill entitled “An act authorising William Woods to erect a dam across the Canisteo river,” reported; and recommended that the said bill should be passed into a law.

{See Document No. 38.)

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

Mr. Moore, from the select committee to which was referred the petition of sundry inhabitants of the town of Granville, praying for an act to raise money to defray certain expenses in said town, reported; and asked leave to introduce a bill.

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[See Document No. 41.}
Ordered, That leave be given to bring in such bill.

Mr. Moore, according to leave, brought in the said bill, entitled "An act authorising the supervisors of the county of Washington to raise money by tax, to defray the expense of building and repairing bridges in the town of Granville;" which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read a second time, and referred to the committee on the judiciary.

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

TO THE ASSEMBLY.
GENTLEMEN,

I herewith transmit to you a special report of the Commissary. General, on the subject of the issues of arms and stores to the troops in the city of New-York, called out in July last, to assist in suppressing riots.

W. L. MARCY. Albany, January 16, 1835.

[See Document No. 200.

Ordered, That the said report be referred to the committee on the militia and public dcfence.

A communication from the Secretary of State, transmitting a report relative to the proposed amendment to the Constitution of this State, as to the duty on the manufacture of salt, was received and read,

[See Document No. 42.)

Ordered, That the said report be referred to the committee on the judiciary.

[ASSEMBLY JOURNAL.), 10

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