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

TO THE ASSEMBLY.

THE GENTLEMEN,

I have this day approved and signed the bill entitled "An act authorising certain persons to erect and maintain docks in the village of Williamsburgh, county of Kings.”

W. L. MARCY. Albuny, April 22, 1835.

The Housc then resolved itself into a committee of the whole, on the bill entiiled “An act to repeal the act therein mentioned, and for other purposes;" and after some time spent thereon, Mr. Speaker resumed the chair, and Mr. Carpenter, from the said comniitice, reported, that the committee had gone through the said bill, made amendments 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. Patterson made a motion that the House should agree to amend the report of the committee of the whole, by inserting the following as the second section of the said bill, io wit:

8 2. Any person may use and apply for the benefit of any sick person, any roots, barks, herbs, gums, spices, wines, spirits, and other articles commonly used by botanic physicians for that purposc, (minerals and mineral combinations excepted;) and such person shall be, and hereby is permitted to collect by law, in any court in this State, or otherwise receive, a reasonable compensation for his medicines and personal attendance and services.

Mr. Speaker put the question whether the House would agree to the said motion of Mr. Patterson, 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. Anthony
Mr. Beechcr
Mr. Benjamin
Mr. G. Brown
Mr. Burhans
Mr. Burke
Mr. Barnum
Mr. Cadwell
Mr. Carpenter

Mr. Eldred
Mr. Farwell
Mr. Gray
Mr. Griswold
Mr. Healy
Mr. Hildreth
Mr. Hillyer
Mr. Horton
Mr. Jackson
Mr. Judd

Mr. Peck
Mr. Phillips
Mr. Philo
Mr. Plumb
Mr. Powers
Mr. Rice
Mr. Roosevelt
Mr. Speaker
Mr. Stetson
Mr. C. Strong

Mr. Cash
Mr. Crosby
M. Crowell
Mr. Cuykendall
Mr. Davis
Mr. Dayan
Mr. Denniston

Mr. King

Mr. Tomlinson
Mr. Livingston

Mr. Waldron
Mr. Mallory

Mr. Wilcoxson
Mr. M'Cluer

Mr. Williams
Mr. Niles

Mr. Woodbury
Mr. P. W. Paddock Mr. Wondward
Mr. W. S. Paddock Mr. A. Woodworth 51

Those who voted in the affirmative are

Mr. Bennet
Mr. Blatchly
Mr. Brooks
Mr. A. Brown
Mr. C. Clark
Mr. J. Clark
Mr. Conklin
Mr. Crary
Mr. Finch
Mr. Fisher
Mr. J. Haskell

Mr. Herttell
Mr. Hicks
Mr. Krum
Mr. J. W. Lewis
Mr. T. Lewis
Mr. M'Kie
Mr. Odell
Mr. Ostrom
Mr. Parker
Mr. Patterson
Mr. Pettit

Mr. Seger
Mr. Shepard
Mr. D. Sibley
Mr. Simmons
Mr. Springer
Mr. E. Strong
Mr. Suffern
Mr. Tillinghast
Mr. Tyrrel
Mr. Wheeler
Mr. Wylie

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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 affirinative.

Ordered, That the bill be engrossed.

The House then resolved itself into a committee of the whole, on the several bills for the incorporation of rail-road companies, which were committed to the committee of the whole when on the bill to define the powers and regulate the proccedings of rail-road coiporations; and after some tiine spent thereon, Mr. Speaker resumed the chair, and Mr. Tomlinson, from the said committee, reported progress, and asked for and obtained leave to sit again.

The House then resolved itself into a committee of the whole, on the bill entitled “An act to authorise the establishment of the New-York State lunatic asylum;" and after some time spent thereon, Mr. Speaker resumed the chair, and Mr. Tomlinson, from the said committee, reported progress, and asked for and obtained leave to sit again.

The House then resolved itself into a committee of the whole, on the bill entitled "An act to amend the act entitled 'An act to create a fund for the benefit of the creditors of certain monied corporations, and for other purposes,' passed April 2d, 1829;" and after some time spent thereon, Mr. Speaker resumed the chair, and Mr. Tomlinson, 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, APRIL 23, 1835.

The House met pursuant to adjournment. The remonstrance of sundry inhabitants of Newtown, Queens county, against the passage of an act to appoint commissioners to lay out a road from Hallett's cove to Flushing, was read, and ordered to be laid upon the table.

The remonstrance of sundry inhabitants of the city of Utica, against being taxed for the termination of the Chenangi canal, was read, and committed to the committee of thc whole when on the bill upon that subject.

The remonstrance of John Brown of Schenectady, against the erection of a bridge across the Mohawk river by the Utic Schenectady Rail-Road Company, was read, and committed to the committee of the whole when on the bill upon that subject.

Ordered, That the comınittee on the judiciary be discharged from the consideration of the petition of sundry inhabitants of the village of Lansingburgh, praying for the construction of a bridge across the Hudson river, and for an amendment to the thirteenth scction of the act to incorporate the Troy and Saratoga rail-road company; and that the same be referred to the committee on railroads.

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 Jersey in the county of Steuben, praying for a division of said town, together with a remonstrance of sundry inhabitants against the same, reported, that in the opinion of the committee, the prayer of the petitioners ought not to be granted.

Mr. Speaker put the question whether the House would agrec with the committee in their said report, and it was determined in the affirmative.

Mr. Wetmore, from the committee on colleges, academies and common schools, to which was referred the engrossed bill from the Senate, entitled "An act to incorporate the Dover academy, 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. Thorn, from the committee on the incorporation of charitable and religious societies, to which was referred the engrossed bill from the Senate, entitled "An act to amend an act to incorporate the Society for the relief of orphan and destitute children in the city of Albany, passed March 30th, 1831," reported, that the commiilec 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 with the committee in their said report, and it was determined in the affirmative.

Mr. Crowell, from the select committee to which was referred the engrossed bill from the Senate, cntitled "An act to revive and continue in force an act entitled 'An act to incorporate the NewYork marine dry dock company,' passed May 5th, 1834,” reported, that the committee have examined the said biil, and sce 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 agrce with the committee in their said report, and it was determined in the affirmative.

Mr. Lockwood, from the select committee to which was referred the engrossed bill from the Senate, entitled “An act to amend the act relating to the militia and public defence,” reported, that the commitee 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 laid upon the table.

Mr. Wetmore, from the select committee to which was referred the petition of sundry inhabitants of the county of Clinton, praying for the incorporation of an academy, reported a bill, entitled An act to incorporate the Keeseville academy;" which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read a second tinic.

Thereupon, Mr. Sietson 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 inotion of Mr. Stetson, and it was unanimously dcicrmined in the affirmative.

Mr. Wermore, from the majority of the commitice on colleges, academies and common schools, to which was referred the petition of sundry inhabitants of the village of Chiltenango, praying for the incorporation of an academy in said village, reported a bill, entitled "An act to incorporate the High school society of Chiltenango;" 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. Wctmore, from the majority of the committee on colleges, academics and common schools, to which was referred the petition of sundry inhabitants of the village of Kingsborough in the county of Montgomery, praying for an incorporation of the academy in said village, reported a bill, entitle 1 "An act to incorporate the Kingsborough 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.

Mr. Wetmore, from the majority of the committee on colleges, acadeinies and cominon schools, in which was referred the petition of sundry inhabitants of the county of Oneida, praving for the incorporation of the Vernon Academy, reported a bill, entitled "An act to incorporate the Vernon academy;" which was read the first time, and by unaniinous consent was also read a second tiine, and committed to a committee of the whole house.

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Mr. Wetmore, from the select committee to which was referred the bill entitled "An act authorising the dissolution of the Masonic hall association in the city of New-York," reported, that the committee liad gone through the said bill, and agreed to the same with. out amcudment; 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. Anthony, from the select committee to which was referred the bill entitled "An act to incorporate the Fishkill education society,” reported, that the committee had gone through the said bill, made amendinents 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, and agreed to by the House.

Ordered, That the bill be engrossed.

Mr. Davis, from the select committee to which was referred the bill entitled "An act to incorporate the Napanock company," 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. W. Woodworth, from the select committee to which was referred the bill entitled "An act to revive and amend an act en. titled •An act to incorporate the Eddyville bridge company,' passed April 22, 1831," 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.

A communication from the Comptroller was received and read, in the words following, to wit:

COMPTROLLER'S OFFICE,
Albany, April 22, 1835.

} The Comptroller, in obedience to a resolution of the Assembly of the cighteenth instant, requesting him to report how long the interest on the money loaned and proposed to be loaned for the construction of the Chenango canal, can be paid from the premiums on such loans, &c. respectfully reports:

[See Document No. 381.]

Ordered, That the said report be referred to the committee on canals and internal improvements.

Mr. Suffern, from the committee on engrossed bills, reported, that the committee have examined the engrossed bill entitled "An act to incorporate the village of Havana in the county of Tioga;"

(ASSEMBLY JOURNAL.) 90

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