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a majority of all the members elected to the Senate voting in favor thereof, and three-fifths of said members being present, as follows:

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Darling Ordered, That the Clerk deliver said bill to the Assembly, and request their concurrence therein.

The bill entitled “An act to authorize the Middletown and Bloomingburgh plank road company to sell or mortgage their road," was read a third time.

The President put the question whether the Senate would agree to the final passage of said bill, and it was decided in the affirmative, a majority of all the members elected to the Senate voting in favor thereof, and three-fifths of said members being present, as follows:

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Darling Ordered, That the Clerk deliver said bill to the Assembly, and request their concurrence therein.

The Assembly bill entitled "An act to amend an act entitled 'An act for the prevention of frauds upon the canal revenues, passed April 14, 1855," was read a third time.

The President put the question whether the Senate would agree to the final passage of said bill, and it was decided in the negative, a majority of all the members elected to the Senate not voting in favor thereof, as follows:

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Mr. Paterson moved to reconsider the vote just taken, and that that motion lie on the table.

The President put the question whether the Senate would agree to said motion, and it was decided in the affirmative.

The bill entitled "An act concerning the navigation of the canals, and the collection of tolls,” was read a third time.

The President put the question whether the Senate would agree to the final passage of said bill, and it was decided in the affirmative, a majority of all the members elected to the Senate voting in favor thereof, and three-fifths of said members being present, as follows:

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Ordered, That the Clerk deliver said bill to the Assembly, and request their concurrence therein.

The bill entitled “An act for the relief of Albert G. Sage," was read a third time.

The President put the question whether the Senate would agree to the final passage of said bill, and it was decided in the affirmative, a majority of all the members elected to the Senate voting in favor thereof, as follows:

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Ordered, That the Clerk deliver said bill to the Assembly, and request their concurrence therein.

The bill entitled " An act to amend an act entitled 'An act requiring certain highway assessments worked on the turnpike road of the Schoharie Kill Bridge Cempany, to be worked under the direction of that company, passed April 17, 1851," was read a third time.

The President put the question whether the Senate would agree to the final passage of said bill, and it was decided in the affirmative, a majority of all the members elected to the Senate voting in favor thereof, and three-fifths of said members being present, as follows:

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Ordered, That the Clerk deliver said bill to the Assembly, and request their concurrence therein.

The bill entitled "An act amending the act for the supply of water for the State Lunatic Asylum from the Chenango canal," was read a third time.

The President put the question whether the Senate would agree to the final passage of said bill, and it was decided in the affirmative, a majority of all the members elected to the Senate voting in favor thereof, as follows:

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Ordered, That the Clerk deliver said bill to the Assembly, and request their concurrence therein.

The bill entitled "An act to amend an act entitled 'An act in relation to the Marine Court of the city of New York, passed July 21, 1853,” was read a third time.

The President put the question whether the Senate would agree to the final passage of said bill, and it was decided in the affirmative, a majority of all the members elected to the Senate voting in favor thereof, as follows:

FOR THE AFFIRMATIVE.

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FOR THE NEGATIVE.

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Ordered, That the Clerk deliver said bill to the Assembly, and request their concurrence therein.

The Assembly bill entitled "An act to incorporate the village of Moravia, in the county of Cayuga, and to repeal existing laws incorporating said village," was read a third time.

The President put the question whether the Senate would agree to the final passage of said bill, and it was decided in the affirmative, a majority of all the members elected to the Senate voting in favor thereof, and three-fifths of said members being present, as follows:

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Ordered, That the Clerk return said bill to the Assembly, with a message informing that the Senate have passed the same, with amendments.

The Assembly bill entitled “An act to repeal an act authorising the election of a police justice in the village of Peekskill, and for other purposes," was read a third time.

The President put the question whether the Senate would agree to the final passage of said bill, and it was decided in the affirmative, a majority of all the members elected to the Senate voting in favor thereof, and three-fifths of said members being present, as follows:

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Ordered, That the Clerk return said bill to the Assembly, with a message informing that the Senate have passed the same, without amendment.

The bill entitled "An act to increase the number of directors of “The Harlem Gas Light Company,' of the city of New York,” was read a third time.

The President put the question whether the Senate would agree to the final passage of said bill, and it was decided in the affirmative, a majority of all the members elected to the Senate voting in favor thereof, as follows:

FOR THE AFFIRMATIVE.

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Ordered, That the Clerk deliver said bill to the Assembly, and request their concurrence therein.

By unanimous consent, Mr. Mather moved to suspend the rule, in order to enable him to offer the following resolution.

The President put the question whether the Senate would agree to said motion, and it was decided in the affirmative.

On motion of Mr. Mather, Resolved, That the bill entitled "An act to incorporate St. Joseph's Asylum, in the city of New York," be recommitted to the committee on charitable and religious societies, to report complete.

Mr. Pratt offered the following resolution:

Resolved, that the bill entitled "An act to amend an act passed April 15, 1857, entitled 'An act to provide for the appointment of commissioners for the adjustment and payment of certain claims for services of the militia of this State, in the war of 1812," be referred to the first committee of the whole.

The President put the question whether the Senate would agree to said resolution, and it was decided in the affirmative, two-thirds of all the members present voting in favor thereof.

On motion of Mr. Brandreth, Resolved, That the petition and papers on which the bill for the relief of Nicholas B. Doe and Gertrude Doe, passed the session of the Senate of 1857, be taken from the files of the Senate and referred to the committee on the judiciary.

By unanimous consent, Mr. Spinola moved to suspend the rule, in order to enable him to offer the following resolution.

The President put the question whether the Senate would agree to said motion, and it was decided in the affirmative.

On motion of Mr. Spinola, Resolved, That the bill entitled "An act to provide for payment of a deficiency in the revenue of the city of Brooklyn," be recommitted to the committee on the incorporation of cities and villages, with power to report complete.

By unanimous consent, Mr. Scott moved that the rule be suspended, in order to enable him to offer the following resolution.

The President put the question whether the Senate would agree to said motion, and it was decided in the affirmative.

On motion of Mr. Scott, Resolved, That the bill entitled "An act further to amend the act entitled 'An act to incorporate the Montgomery County Mutual Insurance Company, passed March 30, 1836," be taken from the committee of the whole and referred back to the committee on insurance companies, with power to report complete.

On motion of Mr. Hubbell, Resolved, that the Canal Commissioners be requested to report to the Senate, as soon as practicable, the estimated expense of raising the canal bridges that are not now nineteen feet from the bottom of the canal, on each division of the canal under their charge; also the probable land damages that will be occasioned by raising the bridges nineteen feet above the bottom of the canal; and also as to the present necessity of raising the bridges to the above height.

Mr. Pratt called for the consideration of the following resolutions :

Resolved, (if the Assembly concur,) That our Senators and Representatives in Congress be requested to urge the passage of a law by which books for copyright, in the Southern district of this State, may be deposited of record, in the Library of the New York State Historical Society ; and those in the Northern district, in the State Library.

Resolved, That the Governor be requested to transmit this resolution to our Senators and Representatives at the opening of the next session of Congress.

The President put the question whether the Senate would agree to said resolutions, and it was decided in the affirmative.

Ordered, That the Clerk deliver said resolutions to the Assembly, and request their concurrence therein.

Mr. Smith moved to take from the table the motion to reconsider the vote on the resolution changing the hour of meeting from 11 o'clock to 10 o'clock.

The President put the question whether the Senate would agree to said motion, and it was decided in the negative.

Mr. Spinola moved to refer the bill entitled "An act to prevent the locating, occupying, or erecting any buildings or other structures for Quarantine purposes in the county of Kings," to the second committee of the whole.

The President put the question whether the Senate would agree to said motion, and it was decided in the negative.

Mr. Ely moved to rifer the bill entitled "An act to provide for the preparation of a new charter for the city of New York," to the second committee of the whole.

The President put the question whether the Senate would agree to said motion, and it was decided in the negative.

On motion of Mr. Schell, the Senate adjourned to 71 o'clock.

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