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consideration, and I am directed to report the said bill to the House with the recommendation that it be tabled indefinitely.

B. A. ROMERO,

Chairman.

Santa Fe, N. M., March 14, 1899. Mr. Speaker: Your Committee on Judiciary to whom was referred Council Bill No. 75 have had the same under consideration, and I am directed to report the said bill to the House with the recommendation that it be concurred in by this House.

R. P. BARNES,

Chairman.

Santa Fe, N. M., March 14, 1899. Mr. Speaker: Your Committee on Finance to whom was referred House Bill No. 124 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.

V. JARAMILLO,

Chairman.

Santa Fe, N. M., March 14, 1899. Mr. Speaker: Your Committee on Finance to whom was referred House Bill No. 110 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.

V. JARAMILLO,

Chairman.

Santa Fe, N. M., March 14, 1899. Mr. Speaker: Your Committee on Finance to whom was referred substitute for House Bill No. 75 have had the same under consideration and I am directed to report the said bill to the House with the recommendation that it be concurred in.

V. JARAMILLO,

Chairman.

Mr. Barnes moved that the rules be suspended for the purpose of taking up

Council Bill No. 126. Motion prevailed.

A message from the Council was announced, stating that the Council had partly concurred in amendments to Council Bill No. 128, and had amended the original bill, and respectfully ask the concurrence of this honorable body thereto.

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

Council Bill No. 126 read for information.

On motion of Mr. Barnes, the bill was read a third time by title preparatory to its passage.

On motion of Mr. Barnes, the bill was placed on its passage and passed.

The following was taken up under the order of bills and joint resolutions on third reading :

House Bill No. 16, “An Act repealing section 11 of an act of the Legislature approved February 23, 1893, relative to the provisions of recovering damages done by animals."

On motion of Mr. Barnes, the report of the committee was adopted, and the bill therefore failed to pass.

House Bill No. 132, “An Act to amend that part of chapter I of title 5 of the Compiled Laws of 1897, which relates to building and loan associations."

On motion of Mr. Kilpatrick, the report of the committee was adopted, and the bill therefore failed to pass.

Mr. Barnes moved that the order be suspended, and that Council
Bill No. 70 be taken up for consideration.

Motion prevailed.
On motion of Mr. Leib, the bill was tabled indefinitelv.
Substitute for Council Bill No. 70 was read for information.

A message from the Council was announced, stating that the
Council had concurred in the passage of House Bill No. 91, “An
Act enabling heirs of deceased persons, and etc.”

House Bill No. 146, "An Act in relation to acequias."
House Bill No. 133, “An Act in relation to public highways."

House substitute for House Bill No. 3, "An Aut for regulating the license tax," and that they had failed to concur in House substitute for House Bill No. 75, and had duly concurred in House Joint Memorial No. 3.

Mr. Gutierrez moved that the substitute for Council Bill No. 70 be read first and second time by title.

Motion prevailed.

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

Motion prevailed.

On motion of Mr. Gutierrez, the bill was placed on its passage and passed.

The following report of the Committee on Printing was received by unanimous consent:

Santa Fe, N. M., March 14, 1899. Mr. Speaker: Your Committee on Printing to whom was referred House Joint Resolution No. 11 have had the same under consideration, and I am directed to report the same to the House with the recommendation that it do pass.

FRANK STAPLIN.

Chairman

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Resolution read in full for information. On motion of Mr. Kilpatrick, the report of the committee was adopted.

On motion of Mr. Luna, Council Bill No. 128 was taken up for consideration.

Amendments read.

On motion of Mr. Luna, the Council amendments were concurred in.

On motion of Mr. Wharton, the rules were suspended, and Coun. cil Bill No. 135 taken up for consideration.

Mr. Kilpatrick moved that the vote by which the rules were suspended be reconsidered.

Motion prevailed. Council Bill No. 135 was read for information. On motion of Mr. Winston, the rules were suspended and the bill read a third time by title preparatory to its passage.

On motion of Mr. Wharton, the bill was placed on its passage and passed.

On motion of Mr. Wharton, the rules were suspended, and the Committee on Judiciary made the following report :

Santa Fe, N. M., March 14, 1899. Mr. Speaker: Your Committee on Judiciary to whom was referred substitute for Council Bill No. 79 have had the same under consideration, and I am directed to report the said bill to the House with the recommendation that it be concurred in.

R. P. BARNES,

Chairman.

Mr. Barnes moved that the rules be suspended for the purpose of considering substitute for Council Bill No. 79.

Mr. Guyer moved an amendment that the bill be made a special order for Wednesday at 10 a. m.

Motion to amend lost.

Mr. Kilpatrick moved an amendment that the bill be tabled indefinitely.

Motion to amend lost.

Question then recurred upon the motion of the gentleman from Grant, which was lost.

Mr. Trujillo moved that the bill be made a special order for 5 p. m.

Mr. Kilpatrick moved an amendment that the bill be tabled indefinitely.

Motion of the gentleman from Santa Fe lost.

Question then recurred upon the motion of the gentleman from Socorro, which prevailed.

On motion of Mr. Gutierrez, the IIouse took a recess until 5 p. m. After recess the House was called to order, with the Speaker in the chair.

Council Bill No. 79 was made a special order for 5 p. m.

Mr. Barnes moved that Council Bill No. 79 be read a third time by title preparatory to its passage.

Mr. Kilpatrick moved an amendment that on page 4, line 23, after the word "withdraw” and before the word "fee,” insert "or membership.”

Mr. Gutierrez moved that the amendment be tabled indefinitely. Motion prevailed.

Mr. Staplin moved that section 21 be made section 22, and that the following be inserted and numbered "section 21:”

“Section 21. Nothing in this act shall abrogate in any way chapter I, title 5, Compiled Laws of 1897, relating to corporations."

Mr. Gutierrez moved that the amendment be tabled indefinitely.
Motion prevailed.
Mr. Romero moved that the bill do now pass, and

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that demanded the previous question.

Motion prevailed, and the previous question was ordered.
Roll call was ordered, with the following result:

Ayes: Celso Baca, M. Baca, Barnes, Crespin, Gallegos, Gutierrez, Herrera, Romero, Trujillo, Valdez, Wharton, Winston—12.

Nays: Jaramillo, Kilpatrick, Leib, McIntosh, Ortega, Sanchez, Staplin—7.

The bill having received the necessary number of votes, was declared duly concurred in.

Bills and joint resolutions on third reading being the order, the following was taken up for consideration:

House Bill No. 131, “To amend sub-section 6 of section 1737 of the Compiled Laws of 1897, relating to personal earnings.

On motion of Mr. Jaramillo, the bill was tabled indefinitely.

House Bill No. 101, "An Act to authorize the building of sidewalks in the Territory of New Mexico."

On motion of Mr. Barnes, the bill was tabled indefinitely.

House Bill No. 114, "An Act extending the right of suffrage to women in certain cases."

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

Mr. Jaramillo moved an amendment that the bill be tabled indefinitely.

Motion prevailed.
On motion of Mr. Gutierrez, the House adjourned.

NIGHT SESSION.

Tuesday, 7:30 p. m. House met pursuant to adjournment, with the Speaker in the chair.

Roll was called, and the following members present:

M. Baca, Barnes, Crespin, Gallegos, Gutierrez, Guyer, Herrera, Jaramillo, Kilpatrick, Leib, McIntosh, Ortega, Romero, Sanchez, Staplin, Trujillo, Valdez, Wharton, Winston, and Mr. Speaker.

A quorum being present, the House proceeded to business.

Bills and joint resolutions on third reading were taken up for consideration.

House Bill No. 105, “An Act to prevent negroes and mulattoes from marrying whites."

Mr. Barnes moved that the amendments offered by the committee be adopted.

Roll was called, and resulted as follows:

Ayes: M. Baca, Barnes, Crespin, Gallegos, Guyer, Jaramillo, Kilpatrick, Leib, McIntosh, Winston-10.

Nays: Gutierrez, Herrera, Ortega, Romero, Sanchez, Trujillo -6.

Amendments were therefore adopted.
Mr. Romero moved that the bill be laid on the table indefinitely.
Roll call was ordered ; following result:

Ayes: M. Baca, Barnes, Crespin, Gallegos, Gutierrez, Herrera, McIntosh, Ortega, Romero, Sanchez, Trujillo, Valdez—12.

Nays: Guver, Jaramillo, Kilpatrick, Leib, Wharton, Winston, and Mr. Speaker-7.

Motion having received the necessary number of votes, the bill was tabled indefinitely.

House Bill No. 120, "An Act to provide salary for justice of the peace and for other purposes.

On motion of Mr. Barnes, the bill was tabled indefinitely.

House Bill No. 121, “An Act to facilitate business in the District Courts of New Mexico, and to provide funds to pay jurors in the trials of said court." Bill was read for information.

On motion of Mr. Sanchez, the bill was read a third time by title preparatory to its passage.

On motion of Mr. Sanchez, the bill was placed on its passage and passed.

House Bill No. 101, “An Act to provide compensation of sheriffs in attending probate courts and sessions of the county commissioners."

On motion of Mr. Guver, the bill was tabled indefinitely.

Substitute for House Bill No. 111. Read first and second time br title.

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