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port of the committee on the judiciary recommending the pas, sage of the substitute taken up, and the substitute read in full and laid on the table until this afternoon.

Upon motion of Mr. Ancheta the Council chief clerk was instructed to have the Governor's message translated and printed in the Spanish language.

Upon motion of Mr. Perea the Council then went into executive session.

Mr. Mills moved to adjourn, which motion being carried, the Couucil was adjourned until 2 p. m.

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AFTERNOON SESSION.
HALL OF LEGISLAVIVE COUNCIL,
SANTA FE, N. M., January 23, 1891,

Friday, 2 o'clock p. m. The substitute of the House for Council Bill No. 15 taken up, and upon motion of Mr. Mills the Council resolved itself into a committee of the whole to consider the same, the President in the chair.

The committee of the whole rises temporarily, and a message from the Governor of New Mexico received.

Committee of the whole resumed.

Upon the committee of the whole arising the President, as chairman of said committee, reported that the committee had had under consideration the House substitute for Council Bill No. 15, that several amendments suggested by the committee had been adopted, and that he was instructed to recommend that the bill pass as so amended.

Upon motion of Mr. Vigil the report was adopted, and after several amendments suggested by the Council being adopted, the bill was upon motion of Mr. Stover, ordered to be engrossed.

By unanimous consent Mr. Stover introduced Council Bill No. 86 --entitled An Act to amend Section 1771, of the Com-' piled Laws of 1884, relating to the official bonds of the territorial auditor and treasurer, the bill was read a first time by title, then read in full for information, and npon motion of Mr. Stover the rules were suspended and the bill read a second time

by title.

Upon motion of Mr. Stover Section 2 of the bill was stricken

out.

Mr. Catron now moved that the bill be referred to the committee on finance with instructions to report tomorrow. Carried and so ordered.

Council Bill No. 54-entitled An Act to provide for the issuance of county corrent expense bonds in the Territory of New Mexico, and the report of the committee on the judiciary recommending several amendments and the passage of the bill as to amended taken up and the bill read in full for information.

пр After several amendments suggested by the Council being adopted, the bill was upon motion of Mr. Richardson, considered as engrossed and read a third time by title.

Mr. Richardson now moved that the bill pass as amended and, and the aves and nays were ordered with the following result:

Ayes, Messrs. Ancheta, Catron, Contreras, Jarrmillo, Mills, Richardson, Santistevan, Stover, Valdez, Vigil and Mr. President-11.

Nays, 1.
Therefore Council Bill No. 55 as amended was duly passed.

Upon motion of Mr. Richardson the Council then adjourned until 10 a. m. January 24, 1891.

J. FRANCO. CHAVEZ, President, M. LUNA, Chief Clerk.

TWENTY-THIRD DAY.

MORNING SESSION.

HALL OF LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL,

Santa Fe, N. M., January 24, 1891,

Saturday, 10 o'clock a. m.
Council met pursuant to adjournment.
Session opened by prayer by Rev. John Menaul.
Roll call dispensed with, all members being present.

Upon motion of Mr. Jaramillo the reading of the Journal of yesterday's proceedings was dispensed with, and the Journal approved.

The chair announced the order of business.

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Petitions and memorials.

Mr. Ancheta pre ented a memorial from the citizens of Silver City in relation to tire companies, which memorial was read in full and referred to the committee on municipal and private corporations.

The chair presented a message from the Governor of the Territory, which was read in full and referred to the committee on the judiciary.

Tue chair also presented a communication from the Secretary of the Territory, which was read in full and referred to the committee on public printing.

Reports of standing committees were now in order, and the committee on finance through Mr. Stover made a report on Council Bill No. 86, which report and bill were ordered to lie on the table and await their regular order.

Reports of special committees were now in order, none being presented

Resolutions were in order and Mr. Stover presented the following:

Resolved, That the committee on judiciary is hereby requested to report a substitute for Council joint resolution No. 3, said substitute to provide for a cominission of six to be appointed by the Governor, (not more than three from one political party) and also for an appropriation of not to exceed $900 to pay actual traveling expenses.

Upon motion of Mr. Stover the resolution was adopted.

Introduction of bills was now in order, and Mr. Jaramillo presented the following:

Council Bill No. 87-entitled An Act to amend Chapter 86, of the Session Laws of 1889; the bill was read a first time by title, and under suspension of the rules read a second time in full, and referred to the committee on the judiciary.

Mr. Ancheta introduced the following:

Council Bill No. 88-entitled An Act in relation to the juris. diction of justices of the peace in special cases, ihe bill was read a tirst time by title, then read in full for information, and under suspension of the rules read a second time and referred to the committee on the judiciary. Also;

Council Bill No. 89—entitled An Act tu regulate the organi. zation of fire companies in the Territory of New Mexico, and for other purposes; the bill was read a first time by title, and under suspension of the rules read a second time in full, ordered

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translated and printed, and referred to the committee on municipal and private corporations.

Upon niation of Mr. Stover the rules were suspended and the Council took np House bill No. 11 entitled An Act providing for guide boards upon public roads and the report of the committee on roads and highways, recommending the passage of the bill.

Mr. Perea moved that flouse Bill No. 11 be tabled indefini. tely, which motion was lost.

Upon motion of Mr. Stover the report of the committee was adopted.

Mr. Ancheta suggested an amendment to the bill and the same was adopted.

Mr. Ancheta now moved that the bill be considered as grossed and read a third time, which motion was carried and the bill read a third time by title.

Mr. Ancheta moved that House Bill No. 11 be passed, and the ages and nays were ordered with the following result:

Ayes, Mersrs. Ancheta, Catron, Contreras, Mills, Richard son, Stover, Valdez, Vigil and Mr. President - 9.

Nays, Messrs. Jaramillo, Perea and Santistevan-3.
Therefore House Bill No. 11 was duly passed.

A messenger of the House now appeared and announced that House Bill No. 88 had passed that body, and asked the concurrence of the Council in the same.

Upon motion of Mr. Stover the rules were suspended and the Council took

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Council Bill No. 86, entitled an act to amend Section 1771 of the Compiled Laws of 1884, relating to the official bonds of the Territorial Auditor and Treasurer, which bill was upon its second reading, with report of committee on finance, recommending several amendments and the passage of the bill as so amended; the bill was read in full for information and upon motion of vir. Stover the report was

Mr. adopted.

U pon motion of Mr. Mills the bill was considered as engrossed and read a third time by title.

Mr. Valdez now moved that Council Bill No. 86 be passsed, and the ages and nays were ordered with the following result:

Ayer, Mesers. Aricheta, Catron, Contreras, Jaramillo, Mills, Perea, Richardson, Santistevan, Stover, Valdez, Vigil and Mr. President-12.

Nays, none.

Therefore Council Bill No. 86 passed unanimously.

A messenger from the Governor of New Mexico appeared and presented a message, which was received.

Mr. Mills moved that the rules be suspended and Council Bill No. 5 with the substitute of the House for same, taken up.

Mr. Ancheta moved that Council Bill No. 5 and substitute be laid over until Monday and made a special order of the day, which motion being carried, it was so ordered.

The chair presented a message from the Governor which transmitted the report of the Bureau of Immigration, which message and report were referred to the committee on immigration.

Upon motion of Mr. Catron the Council then went into executive session.

Upon the Council arising from executive session the Council adjourned until 2 p. m., January 26, 1891, upon motion of Mr. Jaramillo.

J. FRANCISCO CHAVEZ, President. M. LUNA, Chief Clerk.

TWENTY-FOURTH DAY.

AFTERNOON SESSION.
HALL OF LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL,
Santa Fe, N. M., Janaury, 26, 1891,

Monday, 2 o'clock p. m.
The Council met pursuant to adjonrnment.
Session opened by prayer by Rev. John Menaul.
Roll call dispensed with, all members being present.

The Journal of Saturday’s proceedings was read and approved.

A messenger of the House appeared and announced that House Bill No. 54 and House Substitnte for Council Bili No. 86 had passed that body.

Council Bill No. 5 and House Substitute for same, which were made a special order for today, was then taken up, and an amendment suggested by Mr. Perea adopted.

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