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pone consideration of the resolution until March 11th. Lost. Mr. Makekau moved that the resolution be adopted and take effect from the date of its adoption. Carried.

H. R. No. 19, by Mr. Beckley, directing the Clerk to post up daily the Order of the Day in a prominent place within the Hall. Adopted.

On motion of Mr. Mahoe, the House thereupon adjourned.

S. MEHEULA,
Approved:

Clerk.
JOSEPH A. AKINA,

Speaker.

FIFTEENTH DAY.

House of Representatives,

Honolulu, T. H., March 11th, 1901. The House came to order at 9:03 o'clock a. m., pursuant to

adjournment.

Hon. J. A. Akina, Speaker, presiding.
Prayer by Chaplain Kamoku.

Roll Call:

Present---Messrs. Ahulii, Aylett, Beckley, Emmeluth, Evaliko, Gilfillan, Hihio, Hoogs, Kaauwai, Kauimakaole, Dickey, Kaniho, Kawaihoa, Keiki, Kekaula, Keliikoa, Mahoe, Makainai, Makekau, Monsarrat, Mossman, Nailima, Paele, Prendergast, Puuki, Robertson and Mr. Speaker---27.

Excused--- Messrs. Haaheo, Kumalae and Wilcox---3.
The Journal of Proceedings of the preceding day was read

and approved.

BILLS ON FIRST READING.

were ordered printed:

The following Bills, notice of which had previously been given, were introduced, read by title, passed first reading, and

H. B. No. 45, by Mr. Dickey, entitled “An Act to amend Chapter XLII of the Penal Code, entitled 'Keeping a disorderly house,' by adding two new sections thereto, relating to the landlords and owners of houses, buildings and premises wherein dis

orderly houses are kept."

H. B. No. 46, by Mr. Ewaliko, entitled “An Act to amend Section 812 of the Civil Laws, relating to carriage tax.”

II. B. No. 47, by Mr. Makainai, entitled “An Ict to ameni Section 374 of the Civil Laws of 1897, relating to the maintenance of highways.”

RESOLUTIONS.

The following Resolutions were introduced:

Mr. Makekau offered a Concurrent Resolution to rescind the rules and regulations and resolutions adopted by the Board of Health in force after the date of the first alleged Bubonic Plague case made its appearance in the City of Honolulu up to the present date. On motion of Mr. Paele, consideration of the Resolution was postponed, to be taken up with H. B. No. 20, by Mr. Paele, entitled “An Act to amend Sections 872 and 873 of the Penal Laws of 1897."

H. R. No. 19A, by Mr. Makekau, asking for an appropriation of $100,000.00 for roads, Hamakua, Hawaii. On motion of Mr. Robertson, the Resolution was referred to the Committee on Finance.

H. R. No. 20, by Mr. Monsarrat, asking information fr.nu the Superintendent of Public Works relating to Pahala---Volcano House Road. On motion the Resolution was adopted.

H. R. No. 20A, by Mr. Dickey, instructing the Committee on Finance to ask the late Postmasters of the Republic of Hawaii, who had Hawaiian stamps in their possession when said Republic was dissolved, and which have not been redeemed, to send in sworn statements of the amounts due them, in order that the amount due them may be entered in the Appropriation Bill. Adopted.

BILLS ON SECOND READING.

Under a suspension of the Rules, the following Bills were taken up for consideration on their second reading:

H. B. No. 13, by Mr. Robertson, entitled “An Act to repeal certain obsolete laws," upon report from the Committee on Judiciary, recommending the passage of the Bill with the following amendments: In Section 1, line 3 thereof, before the word “Chapter” insert "Sections 2, 3, 4 and 5 of”. On motion of Mr. Mahoe, the report was adopted. Whereupon the Bill was declared to have passed its second reading.

H. B. No. 14, by Mr. Kumalae, entitled "An Act to prohibit the Board or Boards of Health or Health Officer or Officers from

condemning for destruction any property without compensation,' upon report from the Committee on Public Health and Education, recommending that the Bill as well as the findings of the Commititee as set forth in the report be referred to the Committee on Judiciary. On motion of Mr. Mahoe, the report was adopted.

REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES.

The following reports of Standing Committees were presented:

On Petition No. 5, by Mr. Beckley, asking for an appropriation of $800.00 for school house, Waialua, Molokai, from Mr. Beckley, Chairman of the Committee on Public Health and Education, recommending that the Petition be granted. On motion of Mr. Mahoe, the report was adopted.

On Petition No. 7, by Mr. Paele, on behalf of the Hawaiian Relief Society, praying for pecuniary aid, from Mr. Beckley, Chairman of the Committee on Public Health and Education, recommending that the prayer of society be not granted at this session. On motion of Mr. Dickey, the Report was adopted.

THE ORDER OF THE DAY.

Petition No. 2A, in regard to the Dow claim, was taken up for consideration, together with the Majority and Minority Reports thereon. Moved by Mr. Paele, seconded by Mr. Makekau, that the Minority Report be adopted. Upon the motion to adopt, the ayes and noes were called, with the following result:

Ayes---Messrs. Ahulii, Beckley, Ewaliko, Hihio, Kaauwai, Kauirnakaole, Kaniho, Kawaihoa, Mahoe, Makainai, Makekau, Mossman, Nailima, Paele, Prendergast and Puuki---16.

Noes--- Messrs. Aylett, Dickey, Emmeluth, Gilfillan, Hoogs, Keiki, Kekaula, Keliikoa, Monsarrat and Robertson---10.

Present and not voting---Mr. Speaker---1.
Absent--- Messrs. Haaheo, Kumalae and Wilcox---3.

Whereupon the Speaker declared that the Minority Report was adopted.

BILLS ON THIRD READING.

The following Bills were taken up for consideration on their third reading :

H. B. No. 2, by Mr. Dickey, entitled “An Act to appropriate an Emergency Fund to be used in repairing the damage caused by the late storm.” Mr. Prendergast offered an amendment by inserting $2,000 in place of $3,000 for Wailuku Mountain Road to Lahaina, and also to insert the word “Molokai” and the figures “$1,000” between the word "Lahaina” and worul “Kauai” in Section 2. Seconded by Mr. Beckley. Carried. Mr. Dickey moved that the amount in the Bill be raised from $25,000 to $30,000 and that $10,000 be spent on roads in Makawao. Lost. On motion of Mr. Dickey, the Bill was ordered re-typewritten and made the order of the day for March 12th.

II. B. No. 3, by Mr. Robertson, entitled "An Act relating to the jurisdiction of Circuit Judges at Chambers in matters concerning the relation of guardian and ward; and amending Section 1367 of the Civil Code and Sections 38 of Chapter 57 of the Session Laws of 1892 as amended by Act 56 of the Session Laws of 1898.” Mr. Mahoe moved that the Bill do pass, upon which motion the ayes and noes were called, with the following result:

Ayes---Messrs. Ahulii, Aylett, Beckley, Dickey, Emmeluth, Ewaliko, Gilfillan, Hihio, Kaauwai, Kauimakaole, Kaniho, kawaihoa, Keiki, Kekaula, Keliikoa, Mahoe, Makainai, Makekau, Mossman, Nailima, Paele, Prendergast, Puuki and Robertson ---24.

Noes---0.
Present and not voting--- Mr. Speaker---1.

Absent---Messrs. Haaheo, Kumalae, Hoogs, Monsarrat and Wilcox---5.

Whereupon the Speaker declared that the said Bill, having received the affirmative votes of a majority of all the members elected to the House, had passed the House.

H. B. No. 5, by Mr. Robertson, entitled "An Act to authorize the removal of persons under guardianship and the personal property of such persons out of this Territory.” Mr. Ewaliko moved that the Bill do pass; upon which motion the ayes and noes were called, with the following result:

Ayes--- Messrs. Ahulii, Aylett, Beckley, Dickey, Emmeluth, Ewaliko, Gilfillan, Ilihio, Kaauwai, Kauinakaole, Kaniho, Kawaihoa, Keiki, Kekaula, Keliikoa, Mahoe, Makainai, Makekau, Mossman, Nailima, Paele, Prendergast, Puuki and Robertson ---24.

Noes---0.
Present and not voting---Mr. Speaker---1.

Absent--- Messrs. Haaheo, Kumalae, Hoogs, Nonsarrat and Wilcox---5.

Whereupon the Speaker declared that the said Bill, having received the affirmative votes of a majority of all the members elected to the IIouse, had passed the House.

On motion of Mr. Mahoe, the House thereupon stooi in recess until 1:30 o'clock p. m.

AFTERNOON SESSION.

House of Representatives,

Honolulu, T. H., March 11th, 1901. The House reconvened at 1:30 o'clock p. m. Mr. Speaker in the Chair.

BILLS ON THIRD READING.

The following Bills were taken up for consideration upon their third reading:

H. B. No. 6, by Mr. Robertson, entitled "An Act to repeal Sections 1378, 1386, 1387, 1388 and 1389 of the Civil Code, relating to the sale of real estate in this Territory by foreign guardians.” Mr. Mahoe moved that the Bill do pass; upon whic! motion the aves and noes were called, with the following result:

Ayes---Messrs. Ahulii, Aylett, Dickey, Ewaliko, Gilfillan, Hoogs, Kaauwai, Kauimakaole, Kaniho, Kekaula, Keliikoa, Mahoe, Makainai, Makekau, Mossman, Nailima, Paele, Puuki and Robertson---19.

Noes---0.
Present and not voting---Mr. Speaker---1.

Absent---Messrs. Beckley, Emmeluth, Haaheo, Tihio, Kawaihoa, Keiki, Kumalae, Monsarrat, Prendergast and Wilcox ---10.

Whereupon the Speaker declared that said Bill, having received the affirmative votes of a majority of all the members elected to the House, had passed the House.

H. B. No. 10, by Mr. Robertson, entitled “An Ami to amend Section 30 of Chapter LVII of the Session Laws of 1892.” Mr. Ewaliko moved that the Bill do pass; upon which motion the ayes and noes were called, with the following result:

Ayes---Messrs. Aylett, Dickey, Emmeluth, Ewaliko, Gilfillan, Iloogs, Kaauwai, Keiki, Keliikoa, Mahoe, Makainai, Makekau, Nailima, Paele, Puuki and Robertson---16.

Noes---Messrs. Ahulii, Hihio, Kauimakaolo, Kaniho, Kekaula and Mossman---6.

Present and not voting--- Mr. Speaker---1.

Absent---Messrs. Beckley, Haaheo, Kawaihoa, Kumalae, Monsarrat, Prendergast and Wilcox---7.

Whereupon the Speaker declared that the said Bill, having received the affirmative votes of a majority of all the members elected to the House, had passed the House.

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