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Noes---Messrs. Aylett, Dickey, Gilfillan, Hoogs, Keiki, Kekaula, Monsarrat, Robertson and Wilcox---9.

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

Declining to vote--- Messrs. Emmeluth, Kumalae and Makekau---3.

Absent---Mr. Keliikoa and Mr. Speaker--- 2.

The Speaker ordered the names of those members declining to vote called again, and those who still declined were ordered recorded as in the affirmative. Thereupon Mr. Kumalae voted in the affirmative, and Messrs. Emmeluth and Makekau, still declining, were also recorded in the affirmative. The revised vote thereupon stood: Ayes---18; Noes---9. Whereupon the Speaker declared S. C. R. No. 2 adopted.

BILLS ON THIRD READING.

The following Bill was taken up for consideration upon its third reading:

II. B. No. 17, by Mr. Robertson ,entitled “An Act relating to practice in criminal cases and amending Sections 1, 2, 3 and 4 of Chapter XL of the Session Laws of 1876."

Mr. Kaniho moved to adjourn. Lost.

Mr. Robertson moved that the Bill pass its third reading. Seconded by Mr. Dickey. Mr. Prendergast moved further consideration of the Bill be postponed until March 26th. Lost. The question reverting on the motion to pass the Bill on its third reading, the ayes and noes were called, with the following result: :

Ayes---Messrs. Aylett, Dickey, Ewaliko, Gilfillan, Haaheo, Hoogs, Keiki, Kekaula, Kumalae, Mahoe, Makainai, Makekau, Monsarrat, Nailima, Paele, Prendergast, Puuki, Robertson and Wilcox---19.

Noes---Messrs. Ahulii, Hihio, Kaauwai, Kauimakaole, Kaniho, Kawaihoa and Mossman---7.

Present and not voting---Mr. Vice Speaker---1.
Absent--- Messrs. Emmeluth, Keliikoa and Mr. Speaker---3.

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

PRIVILEGED REPORTS.

Mr. Prendergast, Chairman of the Committee on Enrollment, Revision and Printing, reported the following Bill printed and ready for distribution:

S. B. No. 28, by Mr. Crabbe, entitled “An Act to prohibit the unlawful wearing of the badge of the Grand Arny of the Republic.”

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

S. MEHEULA,

Clerk.
Approved:
F. W. BECKLEY,

Vice Speaker.

TWENTY-EIGHTH DAY.

House of Representatives,

Honolulu, T. II., March 26th, 1901. The House came to order at 9:05 o'clock a. m., pursuant to adjournment.

Hon. F. W. Beckley, Vice Speaker, presiding.
Prayer by Chaplain Kamoku.
Roll Call:

Present---Messrs. Ahulii, Dickey, Ewaliko, Gilfillan, Hihio, Kaauwai, Kauimakaole, Kaniho, Kawaihoa, Keiki, Kekaula, Kumalae, Mahoe, Makainai, Monsarrat, Mossman, Nailima, Paele, Prendergast, Puuki, Robertson, Wilcox and Mr. Vice Speaker---23.

Came in later---Messrs. Aylett, Emmeluth, Hoogs and Makekau---4.

Excused--Mr. Speaker---1.
Absent---Messrs. Haaheo and Keliikoa--2.

The Journal of Proceedings of the preceding day was read and approved.

BILLS ON FIRST READING.

The following Bill, notice of which had previously been given, was introduced, read by title, passed first reading, and was ordered printed:

H. B. 72, by Mr. Keiki, entitled "An Act to amend Section 837 of the Civil Laws as compiled in A. D. 1897."

RESOLUTIONS.

The following Resolution was introduced:

II. R. No. 67, by Mr. Wilcox, asking for an appropriation of $65,000 for roads and bridges, Kauai. Consideration postponed, to be taken up with the Appropriation Bill.

BILLS ON THIRD READING.

The following Bill was taken up for consideration upon its third reading:

H. B. No. 40, by Mr. Hoogs, entitled “An Act to prevent the employment of minors in places where intoxicating liquors are sold, and to prevent minors from visiting such places.” Consideration postponed until a time when introducer should be present.

BILLS ON SECOND READING.

The following Bill was taken up for consideration upon its second reading:

H. B. No. 31, by Mr. Kumalae, entitled “An Act to provide for and to regulate the sending of youths to the Mainland or abroad to be educated.” On motion of Mr. Kumalae, the Bill was ordered read section by section. The report of the Committee on Public Health and Education thereon was ordered taken up for consideration. The Committee had recommended that the Bill be tabled. On motion of Mr. Makekau, the report of the Committee was rejected. On motion of Mr. Makekau, the Bill was referred to a Select Committee of three members.

PRIVILEGED REPORTS. Mr. Prendergast, Chairman of the Committee on Enrollment, Revision and Printing, reported that the following Bill had been presented to the Governor at 10 o'clock this morning:

H. B. No. 1, by Mr. Mossman, entitled "An Act to appropriate money for the purpose of defraying the expenses of the session of the Legislature of the Territory of Hawaii of the year 1901 from the public Treasury,” being duly enrolled as H. E. A. No. 1.

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BILLS ON THIRD READING.

Mr. Hoogs having come in, consideration of H. B. No. 40 was resumed, and the Bill was read through. Mr. Dickey moved to substitute in line 3, Section 1, for the words “same place” the words "room where the liquors are sold or dispensed.” Adopted. Section 1 thereupon passed as amended. Mr. Robertson moved to strike out in Section 3, beginning with the word "and" in line 4 thereof the balance of the Section; also to amend Section 4 by substituting the word "approval” for the word “publication” in line 2 thereof. Mr. Dickey moved to amend Section 3 by inserting in line 4 thereof, after the word "and" and before the word "the", the words "on his second offense". Mr. Dickey's amendment was adopted. Section 3 passed as amended. Mr. Robertson's proposed amendment to Section 4 was adopted. Mr. Makekau moved that the Bill be typewritten and placed on the order of the day for March 27th. Carried. The Bill was referred to the Committee on Enrollment, Revision and Printing.

BILLS ON SECOND READING.

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

H. B. No. 51, by Mr. Kaniho, entitled "An Act relating to the segregation of lepers." The Bill was ordered read section by section. On motion of Mr. Monsarrat, the report of the Committee on Public Health and Education thereon was taken up for consideration with the Bill. The Committee had recommended that consideration of the Bill be indefinitely postponed. On motion of Mr. Monsarrat, the report of the Committee on the Bill was adopted, and consideration of said Bill was accordingly indefinitely postponed.

H. B. No. 38, by Mr. Emmeluth, entitled "An Act to amend Section 2 of Act 23 of the Laws of the Republic of Hawaii, Session of 1896,” also the report on said Bill by the Committee on Public Lands and Internal Improvements, recommending that the Bill do pass with the following amendments: · In Section 1 and line 4 thereof, and also in Section 2 and line 9 thereof, that the figures "1905” be substituted for the figures “1901". On motion of Mr. Kumalae, the report of the Committee was adopted. Whereupon the Speaker announced that the lIouse had, by its vote in adopting the report of the Committee, passed the Bill upon its second reading. On motion of Mr. Dickey, the Bill was ordered typewritten and placed on the order of the day for March 27th.

H. B. No. 50, by Mr. Mahoe, entitled "An Act to repeal Chapter 39 of the Penal Laws of 1897, relating to prohibit gamb ling and gaming.” The Bill was ordered read through. Consid: eration of the report on the Bill by the Committee on Miscellany, recommending that the Bill do pass, was also taken up, and Mr. Mossman moved that the report be adopted. Seconded by Mr. Makekau. Mr. Dickey moved that consideration of the Bill be

indefinitely postponed. Seconded by Mr. Monsarrat. The motion to indefinitely postpone was lost. The question roverting upon the adoption of the report of the Committee on the Bill, Mr. Robertson moved that the ayes and noes be called. Seconded by Mr. Diekey. Carried. The ayes and noes were thereupon called, with the following result:

Ayes---Messrs. Ahulii, Ewaliko, Hihio, Kaauwai, Kauimakaole, Kaniho, Keiki, Mahoe, Makekau, Mossman, Nailima and Prendergast---12.

Noes---Messrs. Aylett, Dickey, Emmeluth, Gilfillan, Kawaihoa, Kakaula, Kumalae, Makainai, Monsarrat, Paele, Puuki, . Robertson and Wilcox---13.

Present and not voting---Mr. Vice Speaker---1.
Absent--- Messrs. Haaheo, Hoogs, Keliikoa and Mr. Speaker

The Vice Speaker declared the motion to adopt the report of the Committee was lost. On motion of Mr. Makekau, further consideration of the Bill was postponed, to be taken up with the Bill on the same subject introduced by that gentleman yesterday.

On motion of Mr. Monsarrat, the House thereupon stood in recess until 2 o'clock p. m.

AFTERNOON SESSION.

House of Representatives,

Honolulu, T. H., March 26th, 1901. The IIouse reconvened at 2:04 o'clock p. m. The Hon. F. W. Beckley, Vice Speaker, took the Chair, the Speaker being absent.

BILLS ON SECOND READING.

The following Bills came up for consideration upon their second reading:

H. B. No. 15, by Mr. Ilaaheo, entitled “An Act to amend Section 814, Chapter 59, of the Civil Laws.” On motion of Mr. Mahoe, the Majority and Minority Reports of the Judiciary Committee upon the Bill were also taken up for consideration; the Majority Report, signed by Messrs. Paele, Keliikoa and Haaheo, recommending that the Bill do pass, and the Minority Report, signed by Messrs. Emmeluth and Robertson, recommending that

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