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the two Houscs, relative to the resolution of this House to appoint, if the Senate concur, a joint committee on the subject of fixing on a day for the adjourninent of the Legislature, reported, that the joint committee of the Senate and Assembly have had the subject of the above mentioned difference under consideration, and have not been able to agrec; and therefore recomiend that this House adhere to their disagreement to the amenduent of the Senate to the original resolution.

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

Mr. Hortfell offered for the consideration of the House, a resolution, in the words following. to wit:

Rrsoloed, (if the Senate concur.) 'That the legislature will adjour on lle eleventh day of May text. at twelve o'cluek at noon.

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

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

FOUR O'CLOCK P. M.

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The House met pursuant to adjournment. Ordered, That the committee of the whole be discharged from the consideration of the engrossed bill from the Senate, authorising the laying out a road from Poughkeepsie to Pine-Plains, and that it be referred to a select committee, consisting of Mr. Authony, Mr. Judd and Mr. Barnes, to report complete.

Ordered, That the committee of the whole be discharged from the further consideration of the engrossed bil from the Senate, for the erection of a new town out of parts the towns of Augusta and Vernon in 'neida county, and the towns of Smithfield and Leung in Madison county, and that the same be ordered to a third reading.

The House then again resolved itself into a committee of the whole, on the bill entitled "An act directing the appointment of four inspectors of flour and moal for the city and county of NewYork, and regulating the inspection thereof;" and after some time spent thereon, Mr. Speaker resuned the chair, and Mr. Shepard, 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 rend.

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

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

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The House met pursuant to adjournment. Mr. Suffern, from the committee on engrossed bills, reported, that the committee have examined the engrossed bill entitled "An act to provide for the construction of a rail-road from Utica to Syracuse;" the engrossed bill entitled "An act to change the name of the First Baptist society in Palmyra in the county of Ontario, to the name of the First Baptist society in Macedon in the county of Waynie;" the engrossed bill entitled “ An act to authorise the supervisors of the county of Livingston to raise money to huild bridges in said county;" the engrossed bill entitled "An act in reBourjon 10 the pulijic lands in the township of Chemung;” and the engrosscal bill entitled An act authorising James E. De Kay and Daniel Floci to ereri a dock or pier in the harbor of Oysterbay,” and find the sitid bills suverally correctly engrossed.

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

Mr. D. Sibley, froni the select committee to which was referred the petition of sundry manufacturers of four in the city of Rochester. praying for the passage of an act relative to a uniform measure for bran and shorts in this State, reported a bill, entitled "An act to create and regulate a standard for nicasuring bran and shorts;" which was rea:/ the first tiine, and by unanimous consent was also riad a second time, and referiel to a select coin i tee, consisting of the members attending this House from the couuty of Mourve, to report the same complete.

Mr. D). Sibley, from the select committec to which was referred the petition of the inayor and coinmou council of the city of Rochester, praving for the passage of an art authorising a tax on the inhabitants of said city, reported a bill. entitled "An act authorising the inayor and common council of the city of Rochester to raise money by tax, for the purpose of crecting a market, and for other purposes;" which was read the first time, and by unanin.ous consent was also read a second timic, and referred to a select committee, consisting of the members attending this House froin the county of Monroe, to report the same complete.

Mr. Springer, from the select committee to which was referred the bill entitled.“An act in relation to the measurement and inspec:tion of luniber.” reported, that the commitiee had gone through the said bill, and agreed to the same without amendinent; 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. Fisher, from the select committee to which was referred the bill entitled “An act to incorporate the Susquehannah strain navigation company," reported, ihat the committee had gone through the said bill, and agreed to the same without ainendment; which he was directed to report to the House, and he read the report in

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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 engrossid.

Mr. King, from the select coinmittee to which was referred the bill entitled "An act authorising the supervisors of the county of St. Lawrence to levy a lax for ihe benefit of a classical school in the town of Caninn," 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 10 by the Housc.

Ordered, That the bill be engrossed.

Mr. Judi, froin the committee of cight, appointed to select such bills of general interest as in their opinion should be acted upon at the present session, reported the following bills, to wii:

The bill entitled "An act tos ihe relief of the Central asylum for the instruction of the deaf an I duin!);" the bill entitled "All act 10 ainend an act regulating suits on bulls of exchange and promissory noles, passed April 25th, 1832;" the bill entitled “An act 100 sudio ject corporations to assessment for highway labor;" the bill entitled "An ari in relation to the Cohous bridge company;" the engrossed resolution for altering the Constitution relative to the judiciary; the bill entitled "An act to consolidate and amend the several slatutes concerning the election of justices of the peace;" the bill clititled "An act to extend the art in relation to the State hall. passed April 1st, 2831;" the several bills to provide for the coustruction of rail-roads; the hill entitled “An art to provide for the payment of Jacob Trumphour for surveying the canals of this tato;" the bill untitled "Aii act for the relict of Holmes Hutchinson;" the will entitled "An act for the relief of the First Christian party of Oncida Indians;" the bill entitled "An act for the rilief of Adonijah Car. ter;" the bill entitled "An art tv authorise the canal commissioners to decpen the upper level of the Crooked lake canal, and tour other purposes;" the bill entitled "An are concerning their f of wills, executors and administrators, guardians and wards, and surrogates' couris;" and the bill enuiled - Au act to amend the act relating to the militia and publie defence."

Mr. Speaker put the question whether the House would agree with the commitive in their said report, and it v. as deterinined in the atfirmative.

A communication from A. B. Johnson was received and read, in the words following, tv wit:

Ulica, April 27, 1835. The Hon. CHARLES HUMPHREY,

Speaker of the Assembly. SIR, As chairman of an executive committee, I was honored, in the early part of your session, ly communicating to you a survey and repori, &c. of a ship canal from Lake Outario to the Huusiin. I am now requested by the highly n spectable engineer, E. F. Johnson, esquire, lo transmit to you his reply to certain strictures on

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his report, made by Messrs. Jerris, Hutchinson and Mills, in a late communi ation to the Legislature.

As the conflicting views of the four scientific and acute individuals relate to casures of confessedly great national importance, the Legislature may deem the accompanying documeni pot unworthy of consideration. Professing. however, no knowledge on the subject, I perforin merely an official duty in placing the paper with you, subject to such a disposition of it as you may deem proper. Believe me, with high respect, Your very obedient servant,

A. B. JOHNSON, Chairman of the

Central Executive Committee, &c. to promote the suid cunal.

Debates werc had upon the subject of printing the usual number of copies of the reply referred to in the foregoing communication.

Mr. Speaker pui the question whether the House would agree to print the usual nunber of copies of the said reply, and it was determined in the negative.

Five several messages from the Senate were read, informing that they have passed the bill entitled "An act to authorise the supervisors of the county of Erie to raise money by tax, to build certain bridges;" the bill entitled "An act relative to voluntary assignments of choses in action;" the bill entitled "An art authoe rising Curtis Peck to erect a wharf in the town of Rye in the county of Westchester;" the bill entitled "An act authorising the appointment of a supreme court conimissioner, to reside in the village of Gaines in Orleans county;" and the bill entitled “An act to revive an act entitled 'An act to incorporate the Long Island Farmers' fire insurance company,' passed April 2011, 1833, and to extend the time for organizing the same," severally without amendment.

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

The Senate returned the bill entitled "An act to incorporate the village of Jordan," and the bill entitled "An act to incorporate the village of Angelica."

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

The Senate sent for concurrence, a bill entitled "An act to amend an act entitled 'An act to incorporate the village of Owego.'

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

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

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

A message from the Senate was read, informing that they have passed the bill entitled "An act to incorporate the Westchester and Putnam insurance company,” with the amendments therewith delivered.

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The said hill and amendments were read; and the amendments having been again read,

Mr. Speaker put the question whether the House would agree to concur with the Senalu in their amendments to the said bill. and it was determined in the affirinative, two-thirds of all the members elected to this House voting in favor thereof, as follows, to wit:

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Mr. Adams
Mr. Anthony
Mr. Bcecher
Mr. Benjamin
Mr. Bennet
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. J. Clark
Mr. Coe
Mr. Conklin
Mr. Crain
Mr. Crary
Mr. Crosby
Mr. Crowell
Mr. Cuykendall
Mr. Davis
Mr. Denniston
Mr. Eldred
Mr. Farwell
Mr. Finch
Mr. Fisher
Mr. Gray
Mr. Griswold

Mr. Groom

Mr. Parker
Mr. Hall

Mr. Patterson
Mr. A. Hascall Mr. Pettit
Mr. Healy

Mr. Philo
Mr. Hendee

Mr. Powers
Mr. Hicks

Mr. Preston
Mr. Hildreth

Mr. Richmond
Mr. Hiller

Mr. Ringgold
Mr. Hillver

Mr. Seper
Mr. Horton

Mr. Shafer
Mr. Hough

Mr. Shepard
Mr. Ingersoll

Mr. D. Siblev
Mr. Jones

Mr. M. H. Sibley
Mr. Judd

Mr. Simmons
Mr. Kent

Mr. Speaker
Mr. King

Mr. Springer
Mr. Krum

Mr. Stctson
Mr. T. Lewis

Mr. Stevens
Mr. Livingston

Mr. C. Strong
Mr. Lockwood

Mr. E. Strong
Mr. Loomis

Mr. Suffern
Mr. Lvlle

Mr. Tillinghast
Mr. Mallory

Mr, Tomlinson
Mr. M'Kie

Mr. Van Bergen
Mr. M'Neil

Mr. Wager
Mr. Moore

Mr. Waldron
Mr. Moseley

Mr. Warren
Mr. Murphy

Mr. Wilcoxson
Mr. Niles

Mr. Wilkinson
Mr. Odell

Mr. Williams
Mr. Ostrom

Mr. Wondbury
Mr. P. W. Paddock Mr. W. Wood worth
Mr. W. S. Paddock Mr. Wylie

99

Those who voted in the negative are,

Mr. Wheeler

Mr. Clinch
Mr. Herttell

Mr. Roosevelt
Mr. Wetmore

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