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When Mr. Sutherland was excused from attendance.

Mr. Hackett, from the committee on Enrolled bills, reported the following to be correctly enrolled, to wit:

"An act to provide for the payment of certain territorial expenses therein named:” and

“An act to provide for the security of the property appertaining to the Legislative Assembly.”

The Speaker signed the said bills, and they were ordered to be presented to the President of the Council for his signature.

The sergeant-at-arms reported all the members of the House to be in attendance, when

Mr. Whiton moved to amend by striking out the name of “C. C. Sholes” and inserting in lieu thereof the words “ some person.”

And the question being taken thereon, it was determined in the negative.

And the ayes and noes being called for,
Those who voted in the affirmative, are

Messrs. Barber, Brazelton, Burt, Eastman, Giddings, Parkison, Whiton and Newland, speaker.—8.

Those who voted in the negative, are

Messrs. Batchelder, Bond, Brown, Darling, Dewey, Ellis, Gray, Hackett, Jenkins, La Chappelle, Mills, Ogden, Ray, Rockwell, Shepard and Tripp.–16.

Mr. Parkison then moved to strike out the name of "C. C. Sholes," and insert the name of " George Hyer."

And the question being taken thereon,
It was determined in the negative.
And the ayes and noes having been called for,
Those who voted in the affirmative, are

Messrs. Brazelton, Burt, Eastman, Hackett, Jenkins, Mills, Ogden, Parkison, Rockwell, Whiton and Newland.-11.

Those who voted in the negative, are

Messrs. Barber, Batchelder, Bond, Brown, Darling, Dewey, Ellis, Giddings, Gray, Ray, Shepard, and Tripp.—12.

The question was then taken on striking out the name of “William W. Wyman,” and inserting “C.C. Sholes,” and it was agreed to. Ordered, That the said resolution be engrossed for the third reading.

By the special order of the House, the said resolution was thon read the third time, passed, and the title thereof agreed to.

Ordered, That the Council be requested to concur thercin.

Mr. Hackett, from the committtee on Enrolled bills, reported that the committee had presented to the Governor on to-day for his approval the following, to wit:

An act to establish the county of Richland.

An act to authorize Webster Stanley to keep a ferry across Fox river.

An act to organize the counties of Calumet and Winnebago and for other purposes.

An act declaratory of an act entitled an act prescribing the terms of office of certain county officers and for other purposes.

An act to provide for the security of the property appertaining to the Legislative Assembly.

An act to amend the several acts to provide for the support of common schools.

An act to provide for the payment of certain territorial expenses. Memorial to Congress for the construction of a harbor at Racine. Memorial to the Secretary of War in relation to the lead mines.

Memorial to Congress for an appropriation for the construction of a McAadamized road from Mineral Point to Potosi.

Resolutions asking for an appropriation from Congress for the survey of a railroad from Potosi on the Mississippi river to Lake Michigan: and Resolution concerning the publication of the laws.

On motion of Mr. Ellis, The House proceeded to consider resolution No. 12, (H. of R.) entitled “ Resolution relative to the proceeds of the sales of the public lands:"

When Mr. Burf moved that the said resolution be postponed indefinitely.

An pending the question thereon,

A call of the House was made, and the sergeant-at-arms sent to notify Messrs. Batchelder, Mills and Shepard that their attendance was desired in the House.

And the said absent members having been reported to be in attendance,

The question was put on the motion of Mr. Burt, and determined in the negative.

And the ayes and noes having been called for; Those who voted in the affirmative, are Messrs. Barber, Bond, Burt, Eastman, Giddings, Gray, Mills, Shepard, and Tripp:—9.

Those who voted in the negative, are Messrs. Batchelder, Brazelton, Brown, Darling, Ellis, Hackett,Jenkins, Ogden, Parkison, Ray, Rockwell, Sutherland; Whiton, and Newland, speaker.—14.

A message from the Council by their Secretary:

“ Mr. Speaker-I am directed to inform you that the Council have receded from its disagreement to the 1st, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, and 10th amendments of this House to bill No. 47, entitled "a bill to provide for the payment of the expenses of the Legislative Assembly therein named, and for other purposes,” and from its amendments to the 27th and 37th amendments of the House, in which this House had insisted, and have concurred in the amendments of this House to the amendments of the Council to the 22nd'and 31st amendments of this House.

The Council have concurred in the report of the committee of conference, appointed by the two Houses in relation to the disagreement of the two Houses, on bill No. 3, of this House, entitled “a bill to amend the several acts to provide for the support of common schools.”

Mr. Brown moved to amend by striking out the second resolution, When Mr. Gray called for the previous question.

Which was put in these words “Shall the main question be now put?" and passed in the negative.

And the ayes and noes were called for,
And those who voted in the affirmative were

Messrs. Batchelder, Dewey, Ellis, Gray, Ogden, Parkison, Ray, and Whiton, 8.

And those who voted in the negative were,

Messrs. Barber, Bond, Brazelton, Brown, Burt, Darling, Eastman, Giddings, Hackett, Jenkins, Mills, Rockwell, Shepard, Sutherland, Tripp, and Newland, speaker, 16.

The House having refused to order the main question to be now put, the said resolution was removed from before the House at its present sitting.

Mr. Hackett from the committee on enrolled bills reported the foldowing to be correctly enrolled, to wit:

An act to amend the several acts to provide for the support of common schools.

Which was signed by the speaker and ordered to be presented to the President of the Council for his signature.

On motion of Mr. Dewey,
The House took a recess for twenty minutes.
The House having again resumed its session,

Mr. Barber from the committee to which the subject was referred made the following report:

The committee of conference appointed on the disagreeing vote of the two Houses, on resolution No. 1, recommend the amendment of the Council to be amended as follows, to wit:

Strike out “and Secretary of the territory,” in the first paragraph. In the second paragraph, before the word “ west," insert the word north,” and add "and the south-east room on the second floor by the Secretary of the Territory."

The report was adopted, and the Council ordered to be made acquainted therewith.

Mr. Hackett offered the following resolutions, which were adopted:

Resolved, That the Speaker and chief clerk of the House be directed to issue another certificate of mileage, to the Hon. Jacob Brazelton, the one issued on the 14th December, 1841, being lost; and the Secretary of the Territory is hereby authorised and required to refuse payment of the said certificate of Decr. 14, 1841.

Resolved, That the Speaker and Chief Clerk of this House be directed to issue a certificate of mileage to the Hon. T. La Chappelle.

A message from the Council by their Secretary:

“ Mr. Speaker-I am directed to inform you that the Council have concurred in the amendment of this House to bill No. 51, Council file, entitled “a bill to repeal parts of the several acts relative to the Milwaukee and Rock river canal.”

And in resolution No. 19, of this Ilouse entitled, “Resolution concerning the publication of the laws,” and have appointed Messrs. Tweedy and Strong, of the committee on their part to confer with the committee appointed by this House in relation to the disagreement of the two Houses on resolution No. 1, House of Representatives file, entitled “ Resolution to provide an office for the Auditor and Treasurer of the Territory,” and have adopted the joint report of the said committee of conference on the said resolution.

I am further directed to inform you that the Governor has notified the Council that he has on this day approved “ an act to amend an act entitled an act to provide for the government of the several towns in this territory and for the revision of county government, approved Feb. 18, 1841," and

“Resolution relative to the loan to aid in the construction of the Milwaukee and Rock river canal."

Mr. Hackett from the committee on enrolled bills reported the following resolution to be correctly enrolled, to wit:

“Resolution concerning the publication of the laws."

Which was signed by the Speaker and ordered to be presented to the President of the Council for his signature.

On motion of Mr. Brown,
The House took a recess for half an hour.

The time for which the House took a recess having elapsed the House again resumed its session,

When Mr. Hackett from the committee on enrolled bills reporte the following to be correctly enrolled, to wit:

Memorial to the Congress of the United States for the relief of the owners or proprietors of mineral lots in the Wisconsin land district.”

“A resolution to appropriate the rooms in the Capitol," and

“An act to repeal parts of the several acts relative to the Milwaukee and Rock river canal."

Which were signed by the Speaker and ordered to be presented to the President of the Council for his signature.

Mr. Whiton, by leave, presented the petition of Aaron Kellogg, praying for a divorce,

Which was referrəd to a select committee of three, to wit: Messrs. Whiton, Barber and Rockwell

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