網頁圖片
PDF
ePub 版

Which was read for the first time by its title, ordered to have a second reading, and referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

The same Senator, on leave, introduced

Senate Bill No. 105, entitled "An act to prevent misrepresentation in the sale or exposure for sale of any commodity and providing penalties for violations thereof,"

Which was read for the first time by its title, ordered to have a second reading, and referred to the Committee on Miscellaneous Business.

Mr. Fithian, on leave, introduced

Senate Bill No. 106, entitled "An act to regulate elections (Revision of 1919),

Which was read for the first time by its title, ordered to have a second reading, and referred to the Committee on Elections.

Mr. Allen, on leave, introduced

Senate Bill No. 107, entitled "An act to amend an act entitled 'An act to encourage the propagation of fish and to regulate the catching, taking and destruction of fish in the Delaware river below Trenton Falls, within the jurisdiction, respectively, of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and of the State of New Jersey, and providing penalties for violation of its provisions, and to repeal acts inconsistent therewith,' approved April twenty-first, one thousand nine hundred and nine,"

Senate Bill No. 108, entitled "An act to amend an act entitled ‘An act to encourage the propagation of fish and to regulate the catching, taking and destruction of fish in the Delaware river above Trenton Falls, within the jurisdiction, respectively, of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and of the State of New Jersey, and providing penalties for violation of its provisions, and to repeal acts inconsistent therewith,' approved April twenty-first, one thousand nine hundred and nine,"

Senate Bill No. 109, entitled “An act to amend an act entitled ‘An act regulating fishing in the waters of the Delaware river and bay lying between the States of New Jersey and Delaware and all the tributaries of said river and bay within said limits wherein the tide ebbs and flows,' approved April twenty-seventh, one thousand nine hundred and eleven,"

And

Senate Bill No. 11o, entitled “An act to amend an act entitled 'An act regulating fishing in the waters of the tributaries of the Delaware river, in this State, between Trenton Falls and Birch Creek, wherein the tide ebbs and flows,' approved February twenty-eighth, one thousand nine hundred and twelve,"

Which were read for the first time by their titles, ordered to have a second reading, and referred to the Committee on Game and Fisheries.

Mr. Haines, on leave, introduced

Senate Bill No. III, entitled "An act to amend an act entitled ‘An act respecting licenses in cities, townships, incorporated towns, incorporated boroughs,' approved April twenty-eighth, one thousand nine hundred and five, as amended April fifteenth, one thousand nine hundred and eight,"

Which was read for the first time by its title, ordered to have a second reading, and referred to the Committee on Municipal Corporations.

The same Senator, on leave, introduced

Senate Bill No. 112, entitled "An act entitled 'An act concerning the collection of checks, notes or other negotiable instruments by any bank, banker or trust company,'”

And

Senate Bill No. 113, entitled “An act providing for the collections of the amount due to safe deposit companies, trust companies or other corporations authorized by the laws of this State to conduct a safe deposit business, for the use or rental of safes or boxes,'

Which were read for the first time by their titles, ordered to have a second reading, and referred to the Committee on Banks and Insurance.

Mr. Hammond, on leave, introduced

Senate Bill No. 114, entitled “An act to amend an act entitled 'An act to amend an act entitled "An act to protect all citizens in their civil and legal rights,” approved May tenth, one thousand eight hundred and eighty-four, which amendment was approved March twenty-third, one thousand nine hundred and seventeen,”

Which was read for the first time by its title, ordered to have a second reading, and referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senate Bill No. 42, entitled “An act to amend an act entitled ‘An act to establish a State Highway System, and to provide for the improvement, betterment, reconstruction, resurfacing, maintenance, repair and regulation of the use thereof,' approved March thirteenth, one thousand nine hundred and seventeen,"

Was taken up on third reading.

Mr. Brown asked unanimous consent to amend said bill on third reading

Which was agreed to.

Mr. Brown offered the following amendments, which were read and adopted :

Amend line 11, page 1, after the word “thereto,” by inserting the words "containing a draw and not less than six hundred feet in length”.

Line 13, page 1, by striking out the words "tidal river" and inserting in lieu thereof the words “navigable waterway”.

Line 15, page 2, by inserting the word "years” after the word "ten".

Line 17, page 2, by striking out the word "take" and inserting in lieu thereof the word “taking”.

Line 1, section 2, page 2, by striking out the word "immediately” and inserting in lieu thereof the words "November fifth, nineteen hundred and nineteen".

Said bill, as amended, was then read a third time.

Upon the question, "Shall this Senate bill pass?" it was decided as follows:

In the affirmative wereMessrs. Ackerson, Allen, Barber, Bright, Brown, Case, Ed

wards, Haines, Hammond, Mackay, Martens, Pilgrim,

Runyon (President), Smith, Sturgess, Whitney-16. In the negative-None.

The Secretary was directed by the President to carry said bill to the House of Assembly and inform that body that the Senate has passed the same, and requests its concurrence therein.

Mr. Case, on leave, introduced

Senate Bill No. 115, entitled "An act to amend an act entitled 'A supplement to an act entitled "An act to regulate elections (Revision of 1898)," approved April fourth, one thousand eight hundred and ninety-eight,' which said supplement was approved April nineteenth, one thousand nine hundred and eleven,"

And

Senate Bill No. 116, entitled “A further supplement to an act entitled 'An act to regulate elections' (Revision of 1898), approved April fourth, one thousand eight hundred and ninetyeight,"

Which were read for the first time by their titles, ordered to have a second reading, and referred to the Committee on Elections.

Mr. Wells, on leave, introduced

Senate Bill No. 117, entitled "An act to amend an act entitled ‘An act to incorporate the chosen freeholders in the respective counties of the State,' approved March twelfth, one thousand eight hundred and eighty,"

Which was read for the first time by its title, ordered to have a second reading, and referred to the Committee on Municipal Corporations.

On motion of Mr. Case, the Senate proceeded to the consideration of Executive business, on the conclusion of which, and,

Under the direction of the President, the Secretary called the
Senate, when the following Senators appeared and answered the
call :
Messrs. Ackerson, Allen, Barber, Bright, Brown, Case,

Edwards, Fithian, Haines, Hammond, Mackay, Martens,
Pilgrim, Runyon (President), Smith, Sturgess, Wells,

Whitney-18.
Mr. Case offered the following resolution, which was adopted:

Resolved, That when the Senate adjourn, it be to meet on Tuesday morning at 11 o'clock.

Mr. Wells, Chairman of the Committee on Miscellaneous Business, reported

Senate Bill No. 92,
Favorably.
Signed-Harold B. Wells, James Hammond.

Mr. Haines, Chairman of the Committee on Public Health, reported

Committee Substitute for Senate Bill No. 6.
Signed

Joshua C. Haines, Charles C. Pilgrim, Thomas Barber.

There being no objection, the rules were suspended, on motion of Mr. Case, and

Committee Substitute for Senate Bill No. 6,

Was read for the first time by its title and ordered to have a second reading

Mr. Mackay, Chairman of the Committee on Education, reported

Senate Bill No. 87,
Favorably.
Signed—William B. Mackay, Clarence E. Case.

Mr. Case offered the following concurrent resolution, which was read and adopted :

Resolved by the Senate (the House of Assembly concurring), That no further bills or joint resolutions (excepting the usual appropriation bills and bills submitted by special investigating committees) be offered in either house of the Legislature after the legislative week commencing Monday, March 3d, 1919, unless by the unanimous consent of the members of the body wherein such bills or joint resolutions are proposed for introduction.

Mr. Bright, Chairman of the Committee on Highways, reported

Senate Bill No. 86,
Favorably.
Signed—William H. Bright, Arthur Whitney, Thomas Brown.

There being no objection, the rules were suspended, on motion of Mr. Case, and Senate Bill No. 17 was placed back on second reading for the purpose of amendment.

The following amendments to Committee Substitute for Senate Bill No. 17 were read and adopted :

Strike out all of line 2 of section 3, and substitute therefor the following: "five members who shall hold office for a term of two years and until their successors have been appointed and have qualified. The Governor in like manner at the expiration of their terms shall appoint their successors. They shall serve without salary.”

Strike out on line 7 of section 4 the words "as he may deem proper" and substitute therefor the following: "as shall in the

« 上一頁繼續 »