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The bill entitled “ An act for the relief of Manassah Miner," was read the second time.

On motion, Ordered, That it be referred to the same committee, to consider and report thereon.

The bill entitled, “ An act for the relief of Thomas B. Farish,” was read the second time.

On motion, Ordered, That it be referred to the same committee, to consider and report thereon.

The bill entitled “ An act for the relief of Charles Todd," was read the second time.

On motion, Ordered, That it be referred to the same committee, to consider and report thereon.

The bill entitled “An act for the relief of Ephraim Shaler," was read the second time.

On motion, Ordered, That it be referred to the same committee, to consider and report thereon.

The bill entitled “ An act for the relief of Thomas Farrer, William Young, William Moseley and William Leech," was read the second time.

On motion, Ordered, That it be referred to the same committee, to consider and report thereon.

The bill entitled “ An act for the relief of Paul D. Butler," was read the second time.

On motion, Ordered, That it be referred to the same committee, to consider and report thereon.

The bill entitled “ An act declaring the consent of Congress to acts of the State of South-Carolina, authorizing the city council of Charleston to impose and collect a duty on the tonnage of ves• sels from foreign ports; and to acts of the State of Georgia, authorizing the imposition and collection of a duty on the tonnage of vessels in the ports of Savannah and St. Marys,” was read the second time.

On motion, Crdered, That it be referred to the same committee, to consider and report thcreon.

The bill entitled “ An act for the relief of certain owners of goods entered at Hampden, in the District of Maine," was read the second time.

On motion, Ordered, That it be referred to the same committee, to consider and report thereon.

The resolution requiring the Secretary of State to compile and print, once in every two years, a register of all officers and agents, civil, military, and naval, in the service of the United States, was read the second time.

The bill concerning the maritime precincts of the United States, was read the second time.

Mr. Roberts reported from the committee that they had examined and found duly enrolled the bill entitled “ An act authorizing the President of the United States to alter the road laid out from the foot of the rapids of the river Miami of Lake Erie, to the western line of the Connecticut Reserve," the bill entitled “ An act to authorize the legislature of the State of Ohio to sell a certain part of a tract of land reserved for the use of that State,” also the bill entitled " An act supplementary to an act entitled •An act to incorporate a company for making certain turnpike roads within the District of Columbia.”

The Senate resumed the consideration of the motion submitted the 9th inst. by Mr. King, which was amended and agreed to as follows:

Resolved, That the Senate, in compliance with the resolution of the House of Representatives of the 8th inst. do allow the attendance of the honourable Nathan Sanford, a member of this House, before the committee of the House of Representatives, for the purpose of giving his testimony in the matter under exmination of the said committee concerning the alleged misconduct of Matthias B. Tallmadge, one of the judges of the district court for the State of New-York.

Ordered, That the Secretary notify the House of Representatives accordingly.

The engrossed bill concerning the District of Columbia, was read a third time.

On the question-Shall this bill pass ?”
It was determined in the negative, yeas 13,

nays 16.

On motion by Mr. Varnum, The yeas and pays being desired by one fifth of the Senators present, those who voted in the affirmative, are

Mess. Barbour, Mess. Macon,
Barry,

Mason, of Va.
Brown,

Roberts,
Fromentin,

Tait,
Gaillard,

Turner,
Goldsborough, Williams,

Lacock,
Those who voted in the negative, are
Mess. Condit,

Mess. Ruggles,
Daggett,

Sanford,
Dana,

Talbot,
Gore,

Thompson,
Horsey,

Tichenor,
Hunter,

Varnum,
Mason, of N. H.

Wells,
Morrow,

Wilson. The bill entitled "An act making further provision for military services during the late war, and for other purposes," was read a third time, and

On the question—" Shall this bill pass
It was determined in the negative, yeas 12,

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nays 13.

Op motion by Mr. Varnum, The yeas and

nays being desired by one fifth of the Senators present, those who voted in the affirmative, are Mess. Barbour,

Mess. Morrow,
Barry,

Sanford,
Condit,

Talbot,
Fromentin,

Turner,
Lacock,

Williams,
Macon,

Wilson.

Those who voted in the negative, are
Mess. Daggett,

Mees. Roberts,
Gaillard,

Tait,
Goldsborough, Thompson
Gore,

Tichenor,
Horsey,

Varnum,
Hunter,

Wells.
Mason, of N. H.

On motion by Mr. Wells, To reconsider the vote on the passage of the bill last mentioned,

It was determined in the affirmative, yeas 18,

Days 12.

On motion by Mr. Varnum, The yeas and

nays being desired by one fifth of the Senators present, those who voted in the affirmative, are Mess. Barbour,

Mess. Mason, of Va.
Barry,

Morrow,
Campbell,

Ruggles,
Chace,

Sanford,
Condit,

Talbot,
Fromentin,

Turner,
Gaillard,

Wells,
Lacock,

Williams,
Macon,

Wilson.
Those who voted in the negative, are
Mess. Daggett,

Mess. Horsey,
Goldsborough, Hunter,
Gore,

King,

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