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Roll was called, which resulted as follows:

Ayes: Celso Baca, M. Baca, Barnes, Crespin, Gutierrez, Jaramillo, Kilpatrick, McIntosh, Romero, Sanchez, Schultz, Staplin, Trujilli, Valdez, Winston—15.

Says: Gallegos, Leib, Wharton—3.

The bill having received the required number of votes was declared duly passed.

On motion of Mr. Kilpatrick, the rules were suspended and House Bill No. 55 taken up for consideration.

On motion of Mr. Romero, the bill was read a third time in full, preparatory to its passage.

Mr. Kilpatrick moved that the bill do now pass.
Motion prevailed and the bill was declared duly passed.

On motion of Mr. Staplin, the rules were suspended and House Bill No. 5t, "An Act to amend section 2299 and to repeal sections 2309, 2310, 2312, 2314, and 2315, of the Compiled Laws of 1897," relating to mining claims, was taken up for consideration.

Mr. Staplin moved that the amendments proposed by the committee be adopted together with the enacting clause amended to read as follows: “An Act to amend section 2299 and to repeal seccions 2310 and 2315, of the Compiled Laws of 1897, relating to mining claims."

Motion prevailed.

Mr. Staplin moved that the bill be read a third time by title preparatory to its passage.

Mr. Jaramillo moved an amendment that the House adjourn.
Amendment was lost.
Motion of the gentleman from Taos prevailed.
Mr. Schultz moved that the bill do now pass.
Motion prevailed and the bill was therefore declared duly passed.
On motion of Mr. Gutierrez, the House adjourned.

M. LUNA,

Speaker.

R. L. BACA,

Chief Clerk.

THIRTIETH DAY.

MORNING SESSION.

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES. Santa Fe, N. V., February 14, 1899.

Tuesday, 10 o'clock a. m. House met pursuant to adjournment with the Sepaker in the chair.

Prayer by Rev. Gilberton.
A quorum being present the House proceeded to business.

The chair announced having signed Council Bill No. 19, “An Act to provide for the appointment of marshals in all towns and villages in the Territory of New Mexico."

Council Bill No. 74, “An Act fixing the terms of court in Grant and Dona Ana counties."

Journal of the twenty-ninth day was read and approved.

A message from the Council was announced, stating that the Council had passed Council Bill No. 62, “An Act to provide for the transcription of records where new counties have been created in the Territory of New Mexico, and for other purposes," and respectfully ask the concurrence of this honorable body in the same.

The chair stated that the matter would be duly laid before the House.

Under order of reports of standing committees, the following were made:

Santa Fe, N. M., February 14, 1899. Mr. Speaker: Your Committee on Judiciary, to whom was referred House Bill No. 38, have had the same under consideration, and I am directed to report the said bill to the House with the recommendation that it be not passed, for the reason that the method prescribed by the bill for the drawing of jurors would be too expensive under present conditions of the respective court funds.

W. H. H. LLEWELLYN,

Chairman. Ordered to lie on the table to be taken up in its regular order.

Santa Fe, N. M., February 14, 1899. Mr. Speaker: Your Committee on Judiciary, to whom was referred substitute for Council Bill No. 33, have had the same under consideration, and I am directed to report the said bill to the House with the recommendation that it be not passed.

W. H. H. LLEWELLYN,

Chairman. Ordered to lie on the table to be taken up in its regular order.

Santa Fe, N. M., February 14, 1899. Mr. Speaker: Your Committee on Judiciary, to whom was referred Council Bill No. 24, have had the same under consideration, and I am directed to report the said bill to the House with the recommendation that it be not passed.

W. H. H. LLEWELLYN,

Chairman. Ordered to lie on the table to be taken up in its reglar order. A message from the Council was announced, stating that the Council had passed amended Council Bill No. 43, “An Act to increase assessed values, facilitate the collection of taxes, and to repeal and amend certain sections of the revenue law," and respectfully asked the concurrence of this honorable body in the same.

The chair announced that the matter would be duly laid before the House for its consideration.

Santa Fe, X. M., February 13, 1899. Mr. Speaker: Your Committee on Library, to whom was referred House Bill No. 47, have had the same under consideration, and I am directed to report the said bill to the House with the recommendation that it be not passed.

MARCIAL VALDEZ,

Chairman.

Ordered to lie on the table to be taken up in its regular course.

Under the order of the introduction of bills, the following were introduced :

House Bill No. 47, introduced by Hon. Rafael Gallegos, “An Act authorizing the payment of taxes with county warrants.

Read first and second time by title, ordered translated, printed and referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

House Bill No. 78, introduced by Hon. R. P. Barnes, "An Act to amend section 3413 and to repeal section 3+14 of the Compiled Laws of 1897."

Read first and second time by title, ordered translated, printed and referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

House Bill No. 79, introduced by Hon. Ř. P. Barnes, “An Act to amend sub-section 140 of article 9 of section 2685 of the Compiled Laws of 1897."

Read first and second time by title, ordered translated, printed and referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

House Bill No. 80, introduced by Hon. R. P. Barnes, “An Act to amend section 1027 of the Compiled Laws of 1897 of the Territory of New Mexico.”

Read first and second time by title, ordered translated, printed and referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

House Bill No. 81, introduced by Hon. R. P. Barnes, “An Act to repeal, amend and harmonize sections of the Compiled Laws of 1897."

Read first and second time by title, ordered translated, printed and referred to the Committee on Judiciary:

Bills and joint resolutions on third reading were taken up for Substitute for Council Bill No. 33, “An Act in relation to the sale of judgments and causes of action and parts thereof."

Mr. Guver moved that the report of the committee be adopted.

consideration.

Motion prevailed and the bill therefore failed to pass.

Council Bill No. 24, “An Act to amend an act entitled “An Act to prohibit the unlawful carrying and use of deadly weapons in the Territory of New Mexico, section 1377 of the Compiled Laws of New Mexico of 1897.''

Mr. Guyer moved that the report of the committee be adopted.

By request of Mr. Sanchez, the bill was read in full for information.

The motion of the gentleman from Union prevailed and the House failed to concur in the passage of the bill.

House Bill No. 38, “An Act for the selection of jurors."

Mr. Guyer asked unanimous consent that the report of the committee on this bill be carried over until tomorrow or next day.

There being no objections the consideration was pjassed over.

House Bill No. 47, "An Act amending section 2200 of the Compiled Laws of 1897.'

Bill was read in full for information.
Mr. Winston moved that the report of the committee be adopted.

Mr. Jaramillo moved an amendment to the motion of the gentleman from Sierra, that the report of the committee be laid on the table indefinitelv.

The motion to amend was put and lost.

Mr. Guyer moved an amendment to the motion of the gentleman from Sierra, that the bill be made a special order for 3 p. m.

Motion prevailed, as amended, and it was so ordered.
On motion of Mr. Sanchez, the House took a recess until 3 p. m

AFTERNOON SESSION.

3 p. m.

House met pursuant to adjournment with the Speaker in the chair.

A quorum being present, the House proceeded to business.

The chair announced having signed Council Bill No. 49, relating to brands; also Council Bill No. 82, “An Act to encourage industrial development in the Territory of New Mexico."

The special order for the afternoon was the consideration of House Bill No. 47.

Mr. Guver asked that the consideration of House Bill No. 47 be further postponed and that it be made a special order for 10 o'clock Wednesday morning.

No objections, it was so ordered.

A message from the Council was announced, stating that the Council had passed House Bill No. 39, “An Act to complete and furnish the New Mexico Normal School at Silver City and to provide for the maintenance of the same."

Mr. Sanchez was called to the chair.

Mr. Luna moved that the rules be suspended and that the House take up for consideration House Bill No. 74, “An Act to create the County of McKinley and to provide for the government thereof."

Motion prevailed.
Mr. Kilpatrick moved that the House adjourn.
Motion lost.

Mr. Luna moved that the bill be read a third time in full preparatory to its passage.

Motion prevailed and the bill was read a third time in full.

Mr. Kilpatrick moved that the reading of the bill in Spanish be dispensed with and that the entire matter be laid on the table until Thursday morning, immediately after the reading of the journal.

Mr. Luna moved that the motion of the gentleman from Santa
Fe be laid on the table indefinitely.

Motion of the gentleman from Valencia prevailed.
Mr. Kilpatrick moved that the House adjourn.
Motion lost.

On motion of Mr. Luna, the reading of the bill in Spanish was dispensed with.

Mr. Gutierrez moved that the bill do pass.

Mr. Kilpatrick moved that the motion of the gentleman from Bernalillo be laid on the table.

Motion of the gentleman from Santa Fe lost.

Mr. Wharton moved an amendment to the motion of the gentleman from Bernalillo, that the bill be made a special order for tomorrow morning at 10 o'clock.

Mr. Luna moved that the amendment of the gentleman from Lincoln be laid on the table.

Motion prevailed.

Mr. Luna moved that House Bill No. 66, “An Act to create the County of Luna" be made a special order for tomorrow morning at 10 o'clock.

Motion prevailed.
Mr. Winston moved that the House adjourn.
Motion lost.

Motion of the gentleman from Bernalillo that House Bill No. 74 he passed, prevailed.

Mr. Luna moved that the rules be suspended and that Council Bill No. 43 be taken up for consideration and that the House resolve itself into committee of the whole.

Mr. Kilpatrick moved that the motion of the gentleman from Valencia be tabled indefinitely.

Mr. Lina withdrew part of his motion "that the House resolve itself into committee of the whole."

Mr. Kilpatrick withdrew his motion.

Mr. Jaramillo moved that the House resolve itself into committee of the whole.

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