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Resolved by the Senate, the House concurring, That the proposition of John W. Wright, in reference to furnishing papers to the Legislature, be accepted, and that the Legislature order ton copies to each member and officer of the Legislature, and two thờusand copies of laws in pamphlet form.

Senator Houston moved to amend the resolution by accepting the proposition of Messrs. Speer & Ross, to furnish the Daily Kansas Tribune, at seventy-five cents per copy, upon which

The yeas and nays were demanded and had with the following result:

Yeas, 5; nays, 17.
Gentlemen voting in the affirmative were-
Senators Akin, Houston, Potter, Riggs and Speer.
Gentlemen voting in the negative were-

Senators Drenning, Emmert, Eskridge, Gambell, Grover, Horne, Jones, Legate, Manning, Miller, Milhoan, Quigg, Smith, Twiss, Weer and Wheeler.

And so the motion to amend did not prevail.

The following message from the House of Representatives was received and read :

MR. PRESIDENT-I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the House has appointed as the committee of conference on the part of the House, on Senate concurrent resolution No. 6, in reference to printing the Governor's message, Messrs. Jennison, Bradford, Fox, Underhill and Reese.

JOHN T. MORTON,

Chief Clerk The question being on the adoption of Senate concurrent resolation No. 15, accepting the proposition of John W:Wright in reference to the Leavenworth Conservative,

nays were demanded and had with the following result:

Yeas, 14; nays, 6.
Gentlemen voting in the affirmative were-

Senators Drenning, Emmert, Gambell, Grover, Jones, Legate, Maoning, Vilhoan, Potter, Quigg, Riggs, Smith, Twiss and Włoeler.

The yeas

and

Gentlemen voting in the negative were...
Senators Akin, Eskridge, Horne, Houston. Miller and Speer.
And so the resolution was adopted.
Ordered, That the Secretary inform the House thereof.
On motion, the Senate adjourned until 2 o'clock p.M,

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Senate called to order.
President in the chair
Roll called.
No quorum present.

Present–Senators Eskridge, Gambell, Houston, Riggs. Smith and Weer.

On motion of Senator Houston,

A call of the Senate was ordered, and the Sergeant-at-Arns in structed to bring in absentees.

The Sergeant-at-Arms returned with Senators Miller, Horne, Grover, Legate, Twiss, Manning, Potter and Quigg.

On motion, further proceedings under the call were dispensed with.

On motion of Senator Legate,

The Senate went into Committee of the Whole for the consideration of Senate joint resolutions Nos. 1 and 2, and Senate bills Nos. 5, 7 and 16, Senator Legate in the chair.

After some time spent therein, the committee rose and through their chairman reported that they had had under consideration Senate joint resolution No. 1, donating certain reports to the Leavenworth Law Library Association and recommended its passage.

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Also, Senate joint resolution No. 2, to amend section 13, of article 3, of the Constitution of the State of Kansas, and recommended its passage.

Also, Senate bill No. 7, “An act to amend an act entitled 'An act to provide for the redemption of real estate sold under execution, order of sale, or other final process,' approved June 4,1861," and recommended its passage.

Also, Senate bill No. 5, "An act to amend an act entitled 'An act to establish a code of criminal procedure,'” and recommended

its passage.

The report of the Committee of the Whole was agreed to.
On motion of Senator Legate,

The vote by which the report of the Committee of the Wliole was agreed to was reconsidered.

Senator Weer, by consent, introduced Senate bill No. 30, "An act for the creation and regulation of incorporated companies in the State of Kansas.”

Read a first time.

The President presented the following proposition from Milton W. Reynolds, Esq., proprietor of the Lawrence Daily Journal:

TOPEKA, Jan. 13, 1866. Hon. JAMES MCGREw, President of the Senate :

SIR:— Through you, I desire to submit to the body over which you preside, the following proposition :

I will furnish any number of copies of the Kansas State Journal to members of the Legislature, that may be ordered, for one dollar per copy, during the session of the Legislature.

The Journal shall contain a full report of the proceedings of both Houses, and will be placed upon members' desks upon the arrival of the cars, or mailed to such names as are furnished, from the office in Lawrence.

Respectfully, &c.,

M. W. REYNOLDS,
Editor, and one of the Proprietors of the Kansas State Journal.

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: On motion, the Senate adjourned until Monday, at 10 o'clock

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SENATE CHAMBER, January 15, 1866, 10 o'clock 4. M.

Senate called to order.
President in the chair.
Roll called.
Quorum present.
Prayer by the chaplain, Rev. Mr. Lee.

Present–Senators Anderson, Drenning, Emmert, Eskridge, Gambell, Grover, Houston, Legate, Manning, Miller, Quigg, Riggs, Speer, Smith, Twiss, Weer and Wheeler.

Journal of yesterday read and approved.

Senator Grover, chairman of the Committee on Agriculture, made the following reports :

MR. PRESIDENT—Your committee have had under consideration Senate bill No. 19, “An act supplementary to an act entitled 'An act to provide for the regulation of the running at large of swine,'” and instruct me to report the same back to the Senate, and recommend its passage.

0. J. GROVER,

Chairman, . MR. PRESIDENT-Your committee have also had under consideration that part of the Governor's message relating to immigration, and instruct me to report the accompanying bill as the result of their deliberations.

0. J. GROVER,

Chairman. The chairman of the Committee on Agriculture introduced Senate bill No. 31, "An act to establish a board of immigration.'

Read a first time.
On motion of Senator Eskridge,

Senate bill No. 31, “An act to establish a board of immigration,' was ordered to be printed.

Senator Speer, chairman of the Committee on Education, made the following report:

MR. PRESIDENT_Your committee have had under consideration Senate bill No. 22, "An act for the sale of lands belonging to the State Agricultural College, and to defray the current expenses thereof," and recommend its passage.

SAMUEL SPEER,

Chairman. The following message from the House of Representatives was recived and read :

MR. PRESIDENT—I am instructed by the House of Representatives to inform the Senate that the House has concurred in Senate concurrent resolution No. 3, in reference to joint committee on rules. Committee on the part of the House, Messrs. Glick, Phil. lips, Kellogg, Blair and Cavender.

JOHN T. MORTON,

Chief Clerk. Senator Manning introduced Senate concurrent resolution No. 16, relating to furnishing both Houses with postage stamps.

Laid over under the rule.

Senator Gambell introduced Senate bill No. 32, “An act to amend an act entitled 'An act to regulate county affairs,' approved February 11, 1865."!

Read a first time.

Also, Senate bill No. 33, "An act providing for the appointment of a stenographic reporter to the district court for "Leavenworth county."

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