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Kekaula moved that the Bill be read by title. Carried. Mr. Mossman moved that the Bill do pass. Mr. Robertson moved that the Bill be referred to the Committee on Judiciary. Seconded by Mr. Kumalae. Mr. Robertson's motion was put and lost. Mr. Mossman's motion carried.

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

AFTERNOON SESSIOX.

House of Representatives,

Honolulu, T. II., April 6th, 1901. The House reconvened at 2:07 o'clock p. m. Mr. Speaker in the Chair.

BILLS ON SECOND READING.

The consideration of Bills upon their second reading was resumed, whereupon the following Bills were taken up:

H. B. No. 70, by Mr. Kaniho, entitled “An Act to provide the use of the English or IIawaiian language in the practice of the Circuit Courts of the Territory of Hawaii.” Vr. Kaniho moved that the Bill be read by title. C'arried. Mr. Raniho moved that the Bill do pass. Mr. Dickey moved that the Bill be referred to the Committee on Judiciary. Mr. Mahoe moved the previous question, which was thereupon ordered. Mr. Dicker's motion to commit was lost. Mr. Kaniho's motion that the Bill do pass was carried. Mr. Kaniho moved that the Bill be typewritten and placed on the order of the day for April 8th. Carried.

II. B. No. 73, by Mr. Nailima, entitled "AnJet to amend Sections 260, 261 and to repeal Section 264 of the Civil Laws set forth in a compilation made by Sidney M. Ballou under authority of the Legislature, and published and entitled "Civil Laws, relating to Olaa Reservation.' Mr. Nailima move that the Bill be read by title. ('arried. Mr. Nailima moved that the Bill do pass. Seconded by Mr. Mossman. Mr. Dickey moved that the Bill be referred to the Committee on Public Lands and Internal Improvements. Seconded by Mr. Robertson. Mr. Vailima's motion that Bill do pass carried. Mr. Nailima moved that the Bill be typewritten and placed on the order of the day for April 8th. Carried.

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H. B. No. 77, by Mr. Robertson, entitled “An Act to amend Section 11B of Act 39 of the Laws of 1898, relating to the auditing of public accounts and disbursements of public moneys.” Mr. Robertson moved that the Bill be read by title. Carried. Mr. Robertson moved that the Bill do pass. (arried. Mr. Gilfillan moved that the Bill be typewritten and placed on the order of the day for April 8th. Carried.

H. B. No. 72, by Mr. Keiki, entitled “An Act to amend Section 837 of the Civil Laws as compiled in A. D. 1897.” Mr. Keiki moved that the Bill be read by title. Mr. Dickey moved that the Bill be referred to the Committee on Judiciary. The motion to commit was lost. The motion to read by title carried. On motion of Mr. Keiki, the Bill passed second reading. Mr. Keiki moved that the Bill be typewritten and placed on the order of the ay for April sth. Carried.

H. B. No. 66, by Mr. Beckley, entitled "An Act repealing Act oil) of 1896, also Chapter LXXII of the Session Laws of 1892, and all laws and regulations inconsistent herewith.” Mr. Dickey moved that the Bill be read by title. C'arried. Mr. Beckley moved that the Bill be referred to the Committee on Public Health and Education. C'arried. II

. B. No. 77, by Mr. Monsarrat, entitled “An Act to amend Section 120 of the Civil Code as amended by Chapter 22 of the Session Laws of 1892." Mr. Monsarrat moved that the Bill be read by title. Carried. Mr. Monsarrat moved that the Bill be referred to the Committee on Judiciary. Seconded by Mr.

Dicker. (arried.

BILLS ON FIRST READING.

H. B. No. 49, by Vr. Keiki, entitled “An Act to appropriate pension for ex-Queen Liliuokalani," came up for consideration on its second reading, together with H. B. No. 81, by Committee ou Finance, entitled “An Act to grant the sum of one hundred and fifty thousand dollars to ex-Queen Liliuokalami,” being å substitute for II. B. No. 49. Mr. Keiki moved that Bill No. 49 by read by title. ('arried. Mr. Emmeluthi moved that substitute Bill be read. Seconded by Mr. Paele. ('arried. Minority Report of Committee on Finance was read, recommending that the Bill Jie upon the table and that an item of $10,000 for the biennial period be inserted in the Appropriation Bill. Tr. Emneluth moved that the Minority Report lie upon the table. Mr. Prendergast seconded the motion. C'arried. Mr. Prendergast moved that Bill No. 81 do pass. Carried. Mr. Robertson moved that Bill No. 81 be printed. Carried.

BILLS ON SECOND READING.

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

H. B. No. 57, by Mr. Robertson, entitled “An Act to amend Section 45 of Chapter LVII of the Session Laws of 1892, relating to cases of absence, disqualification and vacancy in the offices of Circuit Judges.” The report of the Committee on Judiciary on the Bill was read, recommending that the Bill do pass. Mr. Robertson moved to adopt the report. Carried. Whereupon the Bill was declared to have passed its second reading. Mr. Dickey moved that the Bill be typewritten and placed on the order of the day for April 8th. Seconded by Mr. Keiki. Carried.

H. B. No. 71, by Mr. Makekau, entitled "An Act for the regulating and conducting of games of chance at which or other articles of value may be lost or won.” Mr. Makekau moved that the Bill be read by title. Carried. Mr. Makekau moved that the Bill be referred to the Committee on Public Lands and Internal Improvements. Carried. .

S. B. No. 36, by Mr. White, entitled “An Act relating to the appointment of bailiffs for certain Courts in the Territory of Hawaii and defining the duties and powers of such bailiffs and fixing the amount of their compensation, and providing for the payment of such compensation.” Mr. Nailima moved that the Bill be read by title. Seconded by Mr. Paele. Carried. Mr. Prendergast moved that the Bill do pass. Mr. Dickey moved that the Bill be referred to the Committee on Judiciary. The motion to commit was lost. Mr. Robertson moved to amend by striking out Section 5. Seconded by Mr. Beckley. Mr. Kaniho moved the previous question, which was thereupon ordered. Mr. Keiki moved the ayes and noes be called. Seconded by Mr. Kumulae. The motion was lost. Mr. Robertson's motion to amend was lost. Mr. Prendergast's motion that Bill do pass carried. Mr. Prendergast moved that the Bill be typewritten and placed on the order of the day for April 8th. C'arried.

S. B. No. 33, by Mr. Kanuha, entitled “An Act to protect laborers and employees from extortion." Mr. Nailima moved that the Bill be read by title. Seconded by Mr. Mossman. Carried. Mr. Mossman moved that the Bill do pass. Mr. Kaniho moved the previous question, which was thereupon ordered. Mr. Mossman's motion that Bill do pass carried. Mr. Prendergast moved that the Bill be typewritten and placed on the order of the day for April 8th. Seconded by Mr. Mossman. Carried.

RESOLUTIONS. Under a suspension of the Rules, the following Resolutions were introduced:

II. R. No. 93, by Mr. Kekaula, asking for an appropriation of $6,200 for school houses, Kan, Hawaii. Mr. Beckley moved that the Resolution be referred to the Committee on Public Health and Education. Seconded by Mr. Kumalae. Carried.

H. R. No. 94, by Mr. Kekaula, asking for an appropriation of $10,000 for roads and bridges, North Kohala, Hawaii. Mr. Kekaula moved that the consideration of the Resolution be postponed, to be taken up with the Loan Bill.

On motion of Mr. Robertson, the House adjourned.

S. MEHEULA,
Approved:

Clerk.
JOSEPII A. AKINA,

Speaker.

THIRTY-NINTH DAY.

House of Representatives,

Honolulu, T. H., April 8th, 1901. The House came to order at 9:08 o'clock a. m., pursuant to

adjournment.

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Ilon. J. A. Akina, Speaker, presiding.
Prayer by Chaplain Kamoku.
Roll Call:

Present--- Messrs. Ahulii, Dickey, Ewaliko, Haaheo, Hihio,
Kaauwai, Kauimakaole, Keiki, Kekaua, Keliikoa, Kumalae,
Mahoe, Makekau, Monsarrat, Mossman, Vailima, Paele, Puuki,
Robertson, Wilcox and Mr. Speaker---21.

Came in later-- Messrs. Aylett, Beckley, Emmeluth, Hoogs, Kaniho, Makainai and Prendergast---7.

Absent---Messrs. Gilfillan and Kawaihoa---2.

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

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PETITIONS, MEMORIALS AND COMMUNI

CATIONS.

The following Petitions were presented:

Petition No. 59, hy Mr. Aylett, asking for an appropriation of $13,000 for macadamizing and repairing Manoa roads ($10,000 for the lower road and $3,000 for the upper), Honolulu.

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Referred to the Committee on Public Lands and Internal Improvements.

Petition No. 60, by Mr. Puuki, asking for an appropriation of $8,500 for reducing grade and $1,300 for new bridge, Anahola, Kauai. Referred to the Committee on Public Lands and Internal Improvements.

Petition No. 61, by Mr. Robertson, asking that W. W. Dimond & Co., Limited, be reimbursed in the sum of $329.50, collected for Merchandise License. Referred to the Committee on Finance.

REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES.

The following reports of Standing Committees were pre sented:

On Petition No. 23, by Mr. Beckley, asking for an appropriation to widen Halawa Bridge, from Mr. Makainai, Chairman of the Committee on Public Lands and Internal Improvements, recommending that $250.00 be inserted in Appropriation Bill. Consideration of Report postponed, to be taken up with Appropriation Bill.

On II. R. No. 91, by Mr. Haaheo, relating to appropriation for streets and roads, Ililo, Ilawaii, from Mr. Makainai, Chairman of the Committee on Public Lands and Internal Improvements, recommending consideration of the Resolution be postponed, to be taken up with Appropriation Bill. Report adopted.

On Petition No. 51, by Mr. Kaniho, asking for sundry matters, from Mr. Mahoe, Chairman of Committee on Miscellany, recommending the various prayers of petition be referred to other committees or otherwise. Report adopted.

On Petition No. 47, by Mr. Nailima, relating to county government and other matters, from Mr. Mahoe, Chairman of Committee on Miscellany, recommending consideration be postponed, to be taken up with County Bill, and other disposition of minor prayers.

On H. R. No. 92, by Mr. Kekaula, asking for an appropriation of $20,000 for roads and bridges, South Kona, Hawaii, from Mr. Makainai, Chairman of the ('ommittee on Public Lands and Internal Improvements, recommending that consideration of Resolution be postponed, to be taken up with Appropriation Bill. Report adopted.

On Petition No. 52, by Mr. Paele, asking for an appropriation of $5,000 for Government Road, Koolaupoko, Oahu, from Mr. Makainai, Chairman of Committee on Public Lands and Internal Improvements, recommending the appropriation. Consideration of report postponed, to be taken up with Appropriation Bill.

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