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AT A SESSION BEGUN AT TRENTON, ON THE TWENTY-

THIRD'DAY OF OCTOBER, 1832,

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AN ACT to authorize Levi Stout, administrator of Samuel Blodget, late

of the village of Lambertville, in the township of Amwell, and county of Hunterdon, deceased, to convey a certain house and lot of land, in said village, to the President and Directors of the Delaware and Raritan Canal Company.

WHEREAŞ it hath been represented that Samuel Blodget, late Preamble.

of Lambertville, died in the month of October, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and twenty-eight, intestate, leaving a widow and an infant daughter, ard was, at the time of his decease, in possession and seized in'fea simple of a certain house and lot of land, situated in Larnbertville ;—AND WHEREAS Levi Stout, of the said county of Hunterdon, did become the administrator of the personal effects of the said Samuel Blodget, and recently has become the legal guardian of the infant daughter of said deceased : and further—WHEREAS the Delaware and Raritan Canal feeder is about to pass through the said lot, and the said administrator having, by and with consent of the widow, come to a mutual understanding to and for the sale of said lot of land to and with the said Delaware and Raritan Canal Company_Therefore,

Sec. 1. Be it ENACTED by the Council and General Assembly of this State, and it is hereby enacted by the authority of the same, That Levi Stout, administrator of the goods and chattels, rights and credits, which were of Samuel Blodget, late of empowered to the township of Amwell, in the county of Hunterdon, deceased, sell lands of who died intestate, and who is the legal guardian of the infant Samuel daughter of the said Samuel Blodget, be, and he is hereby au- **

huou get, deceased, thorized to sell and convey to the president and directors of and Raritan the Delaware and Raritan Canal Company all the right, title, Canal Comand interest of the said Samuel Blodget, at the time of his de- pany.

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change the time of the term of the court of ap

Proceedings continued to the time appointed.

is authorized, by and with the advice of CouncU, and whenever they shall deem it expedient, to change the time for holding the then next term of the court of appeals in the last resort in all causes of law or equity, from the first Tuesday in November, as now appointed by law, to such other time as they shall appoint for holding the said then next regular term of the court: Provided always, that the time so to be appointed shall be within three months from the time as at present appointed by law for holding the then next regular term: and such public notice shall be given, by the clerk of the court, of such change of time for holding the then next regular term, as the governor and council shall direct.

Sec. 2. And be it enacted, That whenever the time for holding the said term of the court, shall be changed as aforesaid, all writs and process issued, and all causes which shall be then set down for hearing or argument, and all writs, pleadings, notices, and other proceedings shall be continued of course, and stand adjourned to the time so to be appointed; and writs of error may be made returnable, and appeals taken, to the time so to be appointed; and all other business may then be done, the same as may now be done at any stated term of the said court.

Passed October 31, 1832.

AN ACT to dissolve the marriage contract between Thomas Huffman and Elizabeth hie wife.

Sec. 1. Be It Enacted by the Council and General Assembly of tliis State, and it is hereby enacted by the aut/iority of the Thos. Huff- same, That the marriage contract between Thomas Huffman, man and El. 0f the county of Middlesex, and Elizabeth, his wife, be, and the vorced1"1 same 18 hereby dissolved, as fully as if they had never been joined in matrimony.

Passed November 1, 1832.

AN ACT for the support of the government of this State.

Sec 1. Be It Enacted by the Council and General AssemPayment of °f ^s ^a'e> and it is hereby enacted by the authority of the officers pro- same, That there shall be paid to the officers appointed for the vided for. administration of the government of this state, the several sums following, viz:

To the governor of this state for the time being, at the rate The ( of two thousand dollars by the year.

To the chief justice of the supreme court of this state for the Judges of satin ;e being, at the rate of twelve hundred dollars by the year. vnme court

To each of the associate justices of the supreme court for the time being, at the rate of eleven hundred dollars by the year.

To the treasurer of this state for the time being, at the rate Treasurer, of one thousand dollars by the year. To the law reporter and chancery reporter of this state for Law reporters

the time being, at the rate of two hundred dollars, each, by the year. i

To the attorney general of this state for the time being, at Attorney gethe Tate of eighty dollars by the year. neral.

To the quartermaster general of this state for the time be- Quartennasing, at the rate of one hundred dollars by the year. general.

To the adjutant general of this state for the time being, at Adjutant gethe rate of one hundred dollars by the year. neral.

All of which salaries shall be paid to the several officers before mentioned, their executors, administrators, or assigns, on *|w to warrants produced to the treasurer, signed by the governor or vice-president of council: and in case any of the said officers shall be removed from office, by death or otherwise, the salary of such officer shall cease and determine on such removal; and the salary of his successor shall commence from the time he shall bo sworn or affirmed into office.

Sec. 2. And be it enacted, That there shall be paid to the Members of vice-president of council and speaker of the house of assembly councj},TM the sum of \hree dollars and fifty cents, and to every member of the council and assembly the sum of three dollars for each and every day they have respectively attended this, or shall attend any future sitting of this legislature; and to every member the additional sum of three dollars for every twenty miles of the estimated distance, by the most usual road, between his place of residence and the seat of government, in going and returning, on a certificate, to be produced to the treasurer, ex- How to ^ pressing the sum due and the number of days and miles, signed paid, by the president or vice-president of council, for the members of council, or by the speaker of the house of assembly, for the members of assembly, or by Cornelius L. Hardenberg, John Cornelison, William R. Allen, and Anthony Nelson, esquires, or any two of them, for the members of assembly.

Sec. 3. And be it enacted. That there shall be paid to the Secretary of secretary of council and clerk of assembly the sum of three "jjJJJ*^^,? dollars and fifty cents for every day they have respectively at- g^bly. tended, or may attend any future sitting of this legislature; and the sum of eight cents, by the sheet, computing one hundred words to the sheet, for entering the minutes of council and assembly and the joint-meeting fairly in the journals; and How to b« eight cents, by the sheet, for a copy thereof, for the printers;

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