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the same complete, which report was agreed to and said bill ordered to a third reading

Mr. Andrews, from the committee on municipal affairs, to which was referred the Assembly bill entitled "An act to amend an act entitled 'An act to incorporate the city of Poughkeepsie, passed March 28, 1854, and the acts aiendatory of the same," with power to report complete, reported the same complete, which report was agreed to and said hill ordered to a third reading.

Mr. Andrews, from the committee on municipal affairs, to which was referred the Assembly bill entitled "An act to amend the incorporation of the village of Fairport, in the county of Monroe,” with power to report complete, reported the same complete, which report was agreed to and said bill ordered to a third reading.

Mr. Andrews, from the committee on literature, to which was referred the Assembly bill entitled "An act to change the name of The Students' Aid Association, to the New York Free Academy," with power to report complete, reported the same complete, which report was agreed to and said bill ordered to a third reading.

The Assembly sent for concurrence the bills entitled as follows:

"An act to authorize the trustees of the late First Presbyterian Church of Ira, Cayuga county, to sell church property,” which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referred to the committee on charitable and religious societies.

"An act to authorize the city of Brooklyn to raise money by tax to meet the deficiencies for sanitary and other purposes," which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referred to the committee on municipal affairs.

"An act to incorporate the National Savings Institution of the city of New York,” which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referred to the committee on banks.

"An act to change the name of the North Haverstraw Presbyterian Church, in the town of Stony Point,” which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referred to the committee on charitable and religious societies.

"An act to regulate, grade and macadamize the Southern highway from the village of Westchester, in the town of Westchester and West Farins," which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referred to the committee ou roads and bridges.

"An act to amend section three of an act passed March 30, 1866, entitled 'An act for the preservation of fish in Kinderhook lake and water adjacent thereto," which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referred to the committee on internal affairs of towns and counties.

"An act to authorize the Steuben Agricultural Society to sell, lease or convey the real estate belonging to said society," which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referred to the committee on agriculture.

"An act to amend and cousolidate the several acts in relation to the village of Rhinebeck,” which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referred to the committee on municipal affairs.

"An act to amend an act passed April 12, 1862, entitled 'An act to authorize the extending of certain streets in the city of Brooklyn to the East river, and to the permanent bulkhead line," which was read the (SENATE JOURNAL]

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first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referred to the committee on municipal affairs.

“An act to open a square to be known as Lafayette Square, in the city of Brooklyn,” which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referred to the committee on muni. cipal affairs.

"An act to provide for the supplying of vacancies in the office of the supervisor,” which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referred to the committee on the judiciary.

“An act to amend section 3 of chapter 817 of the Laws of 1866, entitled 'An act to lay out and construct a road from the river road, in town. ship No. 14, in the town of Johnsburgh, to the Carthage road near the head of Long Lake, in the county of Hamilton," which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referred to the committee on roads and bridges.

"An act to amend an act entitled 'An act to construct a highway from Adirondac to Saranac,' passed April 30, 1864,” which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referl'ed to the committee on roads and bridges.

"An act to amend an act entitled 'An act to amend the Revised Statutes in relation to trials by jury,' passed April 13, 1861," which was • read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referred to the committee on the judiciary.

"An act to provide for the drawing of an additional number of jurors in and for Queens county," which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referred to the committee on the judiciary.

"An act relating to compensation of commissioners of highways, in Richmond county," which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referred to the committee on roads and bridges.

"An act for the appointment of trustees of the Hallenbake burying ground in the city of Albany, and in the Albany Cemetery Association," which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referred to the committee on the judiciary.

"An act providing for the establishment and maintenance of a public park in the village of Palmyra,” which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referred to the committee on municipal affairs.

“An act to enable the towns of Middletown and Southfield, in the county of Richmond, to purchase the property and franchises of the Richmond County Plankroad Company in said county, and to provide for the payment of the same," which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referred to the comimittee on roads and bridges.

The Assembly returned the following entitled bills, with a message that they had concurred in the passage of the same, without amendment, to wit:

"An act to amend an act entitled 'An act to amend the act incorporating the village of Albion.''

"An act to provide for the sale of the poor-house property belonging to the city of Syracuse."

"An act to amend the several acts in relation to Union village, in the county of Washington, and to change the name of said village to Greenwich."

"An act to amend an act entitled 'An act to consolidate road districts 18 and 19, in the town of Ledyard, in the county of Cayuga, and to provide for the election of path master in said district,' passed March 14th, 1853."

"An act to provide for the existing deficiency in moneys applicable to the support of common schools in the city of Brooklyn."

"An act to authorize the extension of Central road or avenue, in the county of Westchester, from its terminus at or near Wood Lawn Cemetery, in the town of Yonkers, to a point at or near the village of White Plains."

"An act to authorize the towns of Morrisania and West Farms to widen, extend and improve a highway in said towns, to be called the Southern Boulevard."

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

The Senate then resolved itself into a committee of the whole, and proceeded to the consideration of general orders, being the bills entitled as follows:

Assembly, “An act making an appropriation to pay the expenses of the collection of tolls, superintendence, ordinary, repairs and maintenance of the canals, for the fiscal year commencing on the first day of October, 1867."

"An act to incorporate the Pneumatic Dispatch Company for the cities of New York and Brooklyn."

Assembly, "An act to amend the act entitled 'An act to authorize certain towns in the counties of Oneida, Herkimer, Madison, Otsego and Chenango, to issue bonds and take stock in the Utica, Chenango and Susquehanna Valley Railroad,' passed April 4, 1866."

After some time spent therein, the President resumed the chair, and Mr. T. Murphy, from said committee, reported in favor of the passage of the first named bill, with an amendment, which report was agreed to and said bill ordered to a third reading.

Mr. T. Murphy, from the same committee, reported in favor of the passage of the second named bill, without amendment, which report was agreed to and said bill ordered engrossed for a third reading.

Mr. T. Murphy, from the same committee, reported in favor of the passage of the last named bill

, without amendment, which report was agreed to and said bill ordered to a third reading.

The Senate again resolved itself into a committee of the whole, and proceeded to the consideration of general orders, being the bills entitled as follows:

Assembly, "An act to more particularly define the duties of overseers of highways, and their appointment, in conformity with the provisions of chapter 522 of Laws of 1865."

"An act to secure the navigation of the Oneida Lake Canal, and to provide for the payment of the expenses thereof."

"An act to amend and extend 'An act for the better protection of seamen in the port and harbor of New York,' passed March 21, 1866."

After some time spent therein, the President resumed the chair, and Mr. Sutherland, from said committee, reported in favor of the passage of the first named bill, without amendment, which report was agreed to and said bill ordered to a third reading.

Mr. Sutherland, from the same committee, reported in favor of the passage of the second named bill, without amendment, which report was agreed to and said bill ordered engrossed for a third reading.

Mr. Sutherland, from the same committee, reported progress on the last named bill, and asked and obtained leave to sit again.

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Mr. Folger, from the committee on the judiciary, to which was referred the Assembly bill entitled "An act to authorize the holding of a special town meeting in the town of Columbia, county of Herkimer, and to carry into effect the proceedings thereof," with power to report Complete, reported the same complete, which report was agreed to and said bill ordered to a third reading.

Mr. Folger, from the committee on insurance, to which was referred the Assembly bill entitled "An act to authorize the Travelers Insurance Company to effect insurance upon the lives of individuals," with power to report complete, reported the same complete, which report was agreed to and said bill ordered to a third reading.

Mr. Folger, from the committee on the judiciary, to which was referred the Assembly bill entitled "An act to enable the Newark and Rosendale Lime and Cement Company, to take by purchase and hold and convey lands and real estate within this State," with power to report complete, reported the same complete, which report was agreed to and said bill ordered to a third reading.

Mr. Folger, from the committee on the judiciary, to which was referred the bill entitled "An act to confirm the title of Charles Graébe, to a lot of land in the city of New York," with power to report complete, reported the same complete, which report was agreed to and said bill ordered engrossed for a third reading.

Mr. Stanford, from the committee on commerce and navigation, to which was referred the bill entitled “An act to incorporate the Merchants' Mutual Petroleum Security Company,” with power to report complete, reported the same complete, which report was agreed to and said bill ordered engrossed for a third reading.

Mr. Gibson, from the committee on claims, to which was referred the Assembly bill entitled "An act for the relief of Junius H. Hatch, conferring jurisdiction on the Canal Appraisers to hear and determine bis claim for compensation, for lands appropriated to the enlargement of the Erie canal," reported in writing and in favor of the passage of the same, and said bill was committed to the committee of the whole.

(See Doc. No. 63.) By unanimous consent, Mr. Godard asked and obtained leave to introduce a bill entitled "An act to authorize the electors of the town of Canton, to hold a special town meeting to dispose of the present site of their town house and procure a new site for the same," which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referred to the committee on internal affairs of towns and counties.

By unanimous consent, Mr. Wolcott asked and obtained leave to introduce a bill entitled "An act to release the interest of the State of New York, in certain lands to Truman Hadley," which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referred to the committee on the judiciary.

Mr. E. Cornell, from the committee on banks, to which was referred the Assembly bill entitled "An act to amend an act entitled 'An act to incorporate the New Rochelle Savings Bank,' passed April 24, 1865," with power to report complete, reported the same complete, which report was agreed to and said bill ordered to a third reading.

Mr. E. Cornell, from the committee on banks, to which was referred the Assembly bill entitled “An act for the relief of the stockholders and creditors of the Dutchess County Bank,” with power to report com. plete, reported the same complete with amendments, which report was agreed to and said bill ordered to a third reading.

Mr. Humphrey, from the committee on roads and bridges, to which was

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referred the Assembly bill entitled “An act to amend an act entitled 'An act to authorize the raising and repairing of a public highway in the town of Flushing, in the county of Queens, passed April 4, 1865,” with power to report complete, reported the same complete, which report was agreed to and said bill ordered to a third reading.

Mr. Humphrey, from the committee on roads and bridges, to which was referred the Assembly bill entitled "An act to amend an act entitled 'An act to authorize the laying of sidewalks in the highways, streets and avenues in the town of West Farms, in the county of Westchester,' passed April 28, 1864,” with power to report complete, reported the same complete, which report was agreed to and said bill ordered to a third reading.

Mr. Barnett, from the committee on charitable and religious societies, to which was referred the Assembly bill entitled "An act to authorize the formation of corporations to secure parsonages and other property for the use of presiding elders of the Methodist Episcopal Church," with power to report complete, reported the same complete, which report was agreed to and said bill ordered to a third reading.

On motion of Mr. Humphrey and by unanimous consent, the rules were suspended, and the Assembly bill entitled “An act to amend an act entitled 'An act to amend the charter of the village of Perry," was recommitted to the committee on municipal affairs, with power to report complete.

Mr. Godard, from the committee on militia and public defence, to which was referred the Assembly bill entitled "An act for the relief of J. W. Corning,” reported in favor of the passage of the same, and said bill was committed to the committee of the whole.

Mr. Sutherland, from the committee on railroads, to which was referred the bill entitled "An act to authorize the consolidation of certain railroad corporations in the city of New York,” reported in favor of the passage of the same, and said bill was committed to the committee of the whole.

On motion of Mr. Williams and by unanimous consent, the rules were suspended, and the Assembly bill entitled "An act to amend an act entitled 'An act to incorporate the Cayuga and Seneca Road and Bridge Company,' passed April 18, 1843," was recommitted to the committee on roads and bridges, with power to report complete.

Mr. T. Murphy, from the committee on public health and medical societies and colleges, to which was referred the Assembly bill entitled “An act to amend an act to incorporate the New York College of Dentistry' passed March 31, 1865,” with power to report complete, reported the same complete, which report was agreed to and said bill ordered to a third reading:

On motion of Mr. Collins and by unanimous consent, the rules were suspended and the Assembly bill entitled "An act to regulate and increase the salaries of certain members of the Capitol police force, and to provide for the payment thereof,” was recommitted to the committee on municipal affairs, witb power to report complete.

On motion of Mr. Platt and by unanimous consent the rules were suspended and the Assembly bill entitled "An act to prevent injury and loss of life to persons on railroad cars," was recommitted to the committee on railroads, with power to report complete.

Mr. Pierson, from the committee on commerce and navigation, to which was referred the bill entitled "An act to amend an act entitled 'An act to amend chapter 196; Laws of 1854, regulating pilotage of the port of New York,' passed March 17, 1865," with power to report complete,

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