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Crocker and Roun tree are appointed of said committee on the part of the Council.

The Council have passed with an amendment, in which the concurrence of this house is asked, bill No. 50 (H. of R.)“ a bill to make valid the official acts of George McWilliams, Edwin Hart, and Lyman Crossman, justices of the peace”-and mem. orial No. 2 (H. of R.) " memorial to Congress relative to the improvement of the Fox river.”

The Council have postponed, indefinitely, No. 1, (H. of R.) “ memorial to Congress relative to the canal lands.”

The said message was then taken up, when the amendments of the Council to the undermentioned bill and resolution of this house were severally read and concurred in, to wit:

No. 50, “a bill to make valid the official acts of George Mc. Williams, Edwin Hart, and Lyman Crossman, justices of the peace," and

" Joint resolution to appoint a committee to cancel certain scrip.” On motion of Mr. Manahan,

The house took up for consideration the following resulution :

Resolved, That no member of this house shall be hereafter permitted during the present session of this Assembly to occupy the floor on any subject for any longer time than five successive minutes, and then only twice on the same subject : and no de. viation from this rule can be permitted without the concurrence of the house.

Mr. Hamilton moved to amend the resolution by striking out the word “five” and inserting the word “twenty.”

Which was put and determined in the negative.
Mr. Hopkins moved to strike out " fivo” and insert "ten."
Which being put was disagreed to.

A motion was made by Mr. Darling to strike out "fire" and iesert " three," which was agreed to.

Mr. Plat: then moved to amend the resolution by adding there. to the following:

"And to go apply the gag law as will prevent free discussion, and promote hasty and improper legislation.”

And the question being put it passed in the negative.

The question was then taken on adopting the resolution, and it passed in the negative.

And the ayes and noes being called for, Those who voted in the affirmative are Messrs. Elmore, Hunkins, Judson, Long, Manaban, Masters, Meeker, Olin, Price, Thompson, Tripp and Walker-12. • Those who voted in the negative are,

Messrs. Agry, Capron, Crossman, Darling, Hamilton, Hicks, Hopkins, Palmer, Parsons, Platt, Trowbridge, Van Vleet and Ellis (Speaker)--13.

So the resolution was lost.
On motion of Mr. Hamilton,

The house resumed its session in the committee of the whole house, Mr. Platt in the chair, on bills from the Council entitled as follows, to wit;

No. 55, “ a bill to organize the town of Pike Grove in the county of Racine and to annex certain lands to the town of Southport in said county," and

No. 65, "a bill to provide for the payment of the expenses of the Legislative Assembly.

After some time spent therein, the committee rose and report. ed the said bills to the house with amendments to each.

The amendments to bill No. 55, were severally concurred in, And the bill ordered to a third reading.

By special order of the house, the said bill was then read the third time and passed, the sixteenth rule having been buspended for that purpose. The title was then amended to read as follows :

"A bill to organise the town of Pike in the county of Racine and to annex certain land to the town of Southport in said county.

Mr. Elmore called for a division of the question on agreeing to the report of the committee of the whole on bill No. 65, when

The question was taken separately on the amendments reported by the committee, when the 1st 2d 3d 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th 10th 11th 12th 13th 141h 15th 16th 17th 18th and 19th of the amendments were severally concurred in.

Mr. Darling moved to amend the 12th amendment by striking out in the appropriation to John P. Sheldon, the words "one hundred,” and inserting instead thereof, "one hundred and twenty five,

Which being put, was agreed to, and the amendment was agreed to.

The question was put on agreeing to the 15th amendment, and it passed in the affirmative.

And the ayes and nocs being called for,
Those who voted in the affirmative, aro
Messrs. Agry, Capron, Darling, Hamilton, Hicks, Hopkins,
Judson, Manahan, Masters, Meeker, Olin, Palmer, Platt, Price,
Thompson, Tripp, Trowbridge Van Vleet, Walker and Ellis
[Speaker]–20.

Those who voted in the negative, are :
Messrs. Crossman, Elmore, Hunkins, and Parsons—4.

Mr. Capron moved to amend the 20th amendment by striking out the words "two hundred and fifty,” and inserting “one bun. dred and fifty;"

And the question being put, it passed in the affirmative.
And the ayes and noes being called for,
Those who voted in the affirnative, are
Nicssrs. Agry, Capron, Elmore, Hicks, Hopkins, Hunkins,

Judson, Meeker, Olin. Palmer, Parsons, Platt, Price, Thomp. son, Tripp, Trowbridge Van Vleet and Ellis [Speaker)–19.

Those who voted in the negative, a re Messrs. Crossman, Hamilton, Long, Manahan, Masters, and Walker-6.

Mr. Capron moved further to amend the said amendment by striking out the name of J. G. Knapp, and inserting instead thereof the name of James E. Hosmer.

And the question being put thereon, it passed in the negative. And the ayes and noes being called for, Those who voled in the affirmativé, are Messrs. Capron, Ilicks, Judson, Palmer, Thompson, and Van Vleet,-6.

Those who voted in the negative, are

Messrs. Agry, Crossman, Darling, Elmore, Hamilton, Hopkins, Hunkins, Long, Manahan, Masters, Meeker, Olin, Pirsons, Platt, Price, Tripp, Trowbridge, Walker, and Ellis (Speaker.] -19.

Mr. Funkins then made a motion to amend the amendment by striking out the words "one hundred and fifty,” and inserting "two hundred."

Mr. Hamilton moved to amend the amendment by striking out "wo hundred," and inserting “two hundred and twenty. five,Which being put, was disagreed to.

The question was then put on striking out "one hundred and fisty,” and inserting two hundred” and it passed in the negative.

And the ayes and noes being called for,
Those who voted in the affirmative are,
Messrs. Agry, Crossman, IIamilton, Ilunkins, Long, Masters,
Walker, and Ellis (Speaker]–8. .

Those who voted in the negative are,
Messrs. Capron, Darling, Elmore, Hicks, Hopkins, Judson,

Manahan, Meeker, Olin, Palmer, Parsons, Platt, Trowbridge, and Van Vleet-17.

The twentieth amendment as amended, was then concurred

in.

Mr. Elmore made a motion to amend the twenty.first amend. inent by striking out the words “nine dollars and fifty cents," .. being for newspapers furnished the executive office. ,

And the question being put, it passed in the negative.
And the ayes and noes being called for,.

Those who voted in the affirmative, are
Messrs. Crossman, Elmore, Hunkins, and Parsons 4.

Those who voted in the negative are,
Messrs. Agry, Capron, Darling, Hamilton, Hicks, Hopkins,
Judson, Long, Manahan, Masters, Mecker, Olin, Palmer, Platt,
Price, Thompson, Tripp, Trowbridge, Van Vlect, Walker, and
Ellis (Speaker]–21.

The said amendment was then concurred in.

The question was then put on concurring in the twenty.second amendment, and it passed in the negative.

And the ayes and noes being called for,
Those who voted in the affirmative, are,
Messrs. Capron, Hamilton, Hicks, Hopkins, Long, Olin,
Price, Van Vlect, and Walker—9.

Those who voted in the negative, are,
Messrs. Agry, Crossman, Darling, Elmore, Hunkins, Judson,
Manahan, Masters, Meeker, Parsons, Platt, Thompson, Tripp,
Trowbridge, Eand llis (speaker]—15.

Mr. Hamilton made a motion to amend the bill by striking out in the appropriation to W. D. Bird the words “ two hundred and twenty,” and inserting instead thereof the words “ three hundred."

And the question being put thereon, it passed in the affirma. live.

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