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“An act for the organization and incorporation of the Lenox Farmers and Mechanics' Association."

"An act to incorporate the New York Construction Company of the city of New York."

Resolution, " That the Senate agree to the proposed amendment of the Constitution relative to the Court of Appeals.

Mr. Cock, from the committee on internal affairs, to which was referred the Assembly bill entitled "An act to amend an act entitled 'An act to amend an act entitled An act to reduce the number of town officers, and town and county expenses, and to prevent abuses in auditing town and county accounts,' passed May 10, 1845, passed December 14, 1847," reported in favor of the passage of the same, and said bill was committed to the committee of the whole.

Mr. Cock, from the committee on internal affairs, to which was referred the Assembly bill entitled "An act supplemental to an act entitled 'An act to regulate and protect the planting of oysters in the public waters in the towns of Jamaica and Hempstead, in the county of Queens,' passed April 20, 1871," reported in favor of the passage of the same, and said bill was committed to the committee of the whole.

Mr. Perry, from the committee on the affairs of cities, to which was referred the Assembly bill entitled "An act to provide for the construction of a main and lateral drain or sewer in Navy street, John street and Hudson avenue and other streets and avenues in the city of Brooklyn, passed April 6, 1871," reported in favor of the passage of the same, and said bill was committed to the committee of the whole.

Mr. Perry, from the select committee of two, consisting of Senators of Kings county, to which was referred the Assembly bill entitled "An act to authorize the rebuilding and repairing of certain wharves and piers in the city of Brooklyn," reported in favor of the passage of the same, and said bill was committed to the committee of the whole.

Mr. Winslow, from the select committee of nine, reported complete the bills entitled as follows:

"An act to amend an act entitled 'An act to incorporate the Real Estate Trust Company of the city of New York,' passed April 14, 1871." [With amendments.]

“An act to amend the act entitled 'An act to authorize the formation of gas-light companies,' passed February 16, 1848.” [With amendments.]

"An act to authorize the Blossburg Coal Company, the successors and assigns of the Bloss Coal Mining and Railroad Company, a corporation organized and existing under the laws of the commonwealth of Pennsylvania, to hold real estate for the purposes of its business.”

Assembly, “An act to amend section 10 of chapter 739 of the Laws of 1857, entitled 'An act to authorize the formation of town insurance companies.”

“An act increasing the powers and duties of courts of special sessions, except in the city and county of New York and the city of Albany."

“An act to amend an act entitled 'An act for the support and relief of the poor, and for the government of the poor department in the county of Erie.”

“An act to define the jail limits of the county of Jefferson."

“An act to authorize the surrogates' courts in all the counties of this State to appoint auditors.”

Assembly, “An act to amend an act entitled 'An act to consolidate and

amend the several acts relating to the village of Watkins, and to enlarge the powers of the corporation of said village,' passed April 3, 1861."

“An act confirming certain proceedings of the common council of the city of Buffalo, and authorizing the issue of the bonds of said city for the purpose of aiding the people of the city of Chicago.”

“An act relating to lands in the city of New York, devised by Francis Wiener, deceased."

“An act to amend an act entitled 'An act to incorporate the New York Loan and Improvement Company,' passed May 6, 1870."

"An act to authorize the Buffalo, New York and Philadelphia Railway Company to guarantee the bonds of other railroad companies.” [With amendments.]

On motion of Mr. Perry, and by unanimous consent, the bill entitled “An act to amend the act entitled 'An act to authorize the formation of Gas-light Companies, passed April 16, 1848,” was amended as follows:

§ 2. Section three (3) of said act is hereby so amended that the stockholders of any such company may elect, not to exceed thirteen (13) instead of nine (9) "directors to manage the affairs of such company.

$ 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

The president put the question whether the Senate would agree to said report of the

committee, as amended, and it was decided in the affirmative. Ordered, That said bills be engrossed for a third reading.

Mr. Lowery, from the committee on manufactures, to which was referred the Assembly bill entitled “An act regulating the sale of leaf tobacco in the State of New York,” reported in favor of the passage of the same, and said bill was committed to the committee of the whole.

Mr. Benedict, from the committee on literature, to which was referred the Assembly bill entitled “An act to limit the amount of money to be paid to the Hornell Library Association to five hundred dollars, and to amend chapter 549 of the Laws of 1869," reported in favor of the passage of the same, and said bill was committed to the committee of the whole.

Mr. Benedict, from the committee on literature, to which was referred the Assembly bill entitled "An act to authorize the board of ednication of school district No. 10, in the town of Warsaw, to erect a school building, and provide means for payment thereof,” reported in favor of the passage of the same, and said bill was committed to the committee of the whole.

Mr. Benedict, from the committee on literature, to which was referred the Assembly bill entitled “An act to amend an act entitled 'An act to incorporate the Saint Joseph's Academy and Industrial Female School of Lockport,' passed February 19, 1866," reported in favor of the passage of the same, and said bill was committed to the committee of the whole.

Mr. Benedict, from the committee on literature, to which was referred the Assembly bill entitled “An act to amend an act entitled 'An act to enable Ezra Cornell to found a public library and literary institution in the village of Ithaca, and to incorporate the same,' passed April 5, 1864," reported in favor of the passage of the same, and said bill was committed to the committee of the whole.

Mr. Benedict, from the committee on literature, to which was referred the Assembly bill entitled "An act to change and fix the number of trustees of the Attica Union Free School and Academy,” reported in favor of the passage of the same, and said bill was committed to the committee of the whole.

Mr. Benedict, from the committee on literature, to which was referred the Assembly bill entitled "An act for the relief of the inhabitants of Union School district No. 1 in the town of Moreau, in the county of Saratoga," reported in favor of the passage of the same, with amendments, and said bill was committed to the committee of the whole.

Mr. Robertson, from the committee on commerce and navigation, to which was referred the Assembly bill entitled “An act anthorizing the construction of a bridge across the Hudson river at the city of Albany, and incorporating the Albany and Greenbush Bridge Company," reported in favor of the passage of the same, with amendments, and said bill was committed to the committee of the whole.

A message from the Governor was received and read in the words following:

STATE OF NEW YORK — EXECUTIVE CHAMBER, 1

ALBANY, April 3, 1872. To the Senate:

In compliance with a concurrent resolution of the Senate and Assembly, I return herewith, for amendment, Senate bill No. 157 entitled "An act to incorporate the New England Society of the city of New York," passed April 15, 1833."

JOHN T. HOFFMAN. The President put the question whether the Senate would agree to reconsider the vote mpon 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.
Adams

Chatfield Harrower Robertson D. P. Wood
Allen
Cock
Lord

Tiemann J. Wood
Baker

Dickinson McGowan Wagner Woodin
Bowen
Graham
Murphy Weismann

19 Mr. Benedict moved to lay the bill upon the table.

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

By unanimous consent, Mr. Lewis asked and obtained leave to introduce a bill entitled “An act to incorporate the Safe Deposit and Trust Company of Buffalo," which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referred to the committee on banks.

By unanimous consent, Mr. Lewis asked and obtained leave to introduce a bill entitled “An act to incorporate the Buff:xlo Catholic Institute," 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.

By unanimous consent, Mr. Chatfield asked and obtained leave to introduce a bill entitled "An act to change the corporate name of the Society of Columbia of Richford, Tioga county,” 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.

By unanimous consent, Mr. Madden asked and obtained leave to introduce a bill entitled “An act supplementary to and amendatory of an act entitled 'An act to amend and consolidate the charter of the village of Middletown, passed February 17, 1872," which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referred to the committee on the affairs of villages.

By unanimous consent, Mr. Robertson asked and obtained leave to introduce a bill entitled “An act to amend an act entitled 'An act to provide for the drainage of the swamp, bog, and other low and wet lands in the village of White Plains and adjacent thereto,' passed May 2, 1871," which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referred to the committee on internal affairs.

By unanimous consent, Mr. Robertson asked and obtained leave to introduce a bill entitled “An act to incorporate the Iron Viaduct Railway Company, and to provide a feasible, safe, and speedy system of rapid transit through 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 railroads.

By unanimous consent, Mr. Robertson asked and obtained leave to introduce a bill entitled “An act in relation to the defense of sheriffs," which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referred to the committee on the judiciary.

By unanimous consent, Mr. Lowery asked and obtained leave to introduce a bill entitled "An act to authorize the common council of the city of Utica to borrow and disburse money for city purposes, and to levy and collect a tax to pay the same," which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referred to the committee on the affairs of cities.

By unanimous consent, Mr. Lowery asked and obtained leave to introduce a bill entitled “An act to confirm an assessment for the expense of paving Broad street in the city of Utica,” which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referred to the committee on the affairs of cities.

By unanimous consent, Mr. Lowery asked and obtained leave to introduce a bill entitled “An act to authorize the construction of a draw or swing-bridge over the Erie canal in the city of Utica,” which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referred to the committee on canals.

By unanimous consent, Mr. Benedict asked and obtained leave to introintroduce a bill entitled "An act providing for the laying out, opening and altering streets, avenues and public places and parks in 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 the affairs of cities.

By unanimous consent, Mr. D. P. Wood asked and obtained leave 10 introduce a bill entitled "An act to amend chapter 37 of the Laws of 1848, entitled 'An act to authorize the formation of Gas Light Companies,” which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referred to the committee on the judiciary.

By unanimous consent, Mr. D. P. Wood asked and obtained leave to intorduce a bill entitled “An act relative to purchasers of the franchises and property of corporations, whose franchises and property shall have been sold by mortgage, judgment or decree," which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referred to the committee on the judiciary.

By unanimous consent, Mr. Winslow asked and obtained leave to intrcduce a bill entitled “An act to amend the charter of the village of Carthage, Jefferson county," which was read the first time, and by unanimous consent was also read the second time, and referred to the committee on the affairs of villages.

By unanimous consent, Mr. D. P. Wood asked and obtained leave to introduce a bill entitled “An act to incorporate the American Land and Emigration Company,” 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. Dickinson, from the committee on roads and bridges, to which was referred the Assembly bill entitled “An act to authorize the laying out, opening and working of a public highway in the village of Canandaigua, Ontario county, and raising money to defray the expenses of working said highway,” reported in favor of the passage of the same, and said bill was committed to the committee of the whole.

The bill entitled “An act to amend chapter 360 of the Laws of 1871, entitled ‘An act to amend an act entitled “An act to provide for the promotion of public health, and for draining overflowed and wet lands adjoining Black lake and its tributaries, in the counties of St. Lawrence and Jefferson, and for improving the hydraulic power at Ogdensburgh,” !. May 4, 1864, being chapter 577 of the Laws of 1864, as amended

y chapter 180 of the Laws of 1868, passed April 7, 1871,” 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:

FOR THE AFFIRMATIVE.

Adams Bowen Harrower Tiemann D. P. Wood
Allen Chatfield Lowery Wagner J. Wood

Baker Cock Perry Weismann Woodin
Benedict Foster Robertson Winslow 19

FOR THE NEGATIVE. Dickinson 1

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

Oh motion of Mr. Robertson, the bill entitled “An act in relation to the powers and duties of county treasurers, and to authorize certain actions and proceedings against them,” 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:

FOR THE AFFIRMATIVE.

Adams Graham Lowery Robertson Weismann

Baker Harrower McGowan Tiemann D. P. Wood
Dickinson Johnson Murphy Wagner Woodin

Foster Lord Perry 18

FOR THE NEGATIVE. Allen Bowen Chatfield Cock Winslow 5

Ordered, That the Clerk deliver said bill to the Assembly, and request their concurrence therein. Mr. Baker moved to take from the table the motion by which the bill entitled “An act to provide for the erection of houses of detention or lock-ups in the several towns in the State,” was lost.

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