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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, Conrad,

Edwards, Fithian, Haines, Hammond, Mackay, Martens,

Pilgrim, Smith, Sturgess, Wells, Whitney—18. Mr. Case offered the following resolution, which was read and adopted :

Resolved, That when the Senate adjourn it be to meet on Wednesday morning, at ii o'clock, and that when it then adjourn it be to meet on Friday morning, at 11 o'clock, and that when it then adjourn it be to meet on Monday evening, at 8 o'clock.

Mr. Wells, on leave, introduced

Senate Bill No. 29, entitled "An act to amend an act entitled 'An act to provide for the permanent improvement and maintenance of public roads in this State (Revision of 1912),

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

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

WHEREAS, Divine Providence has seen fit to remove from the happy family circle of our President a son of very tender years ; and

WHEREAS, In this his hour of sorrow we feel in deep and tender sympathy the irreparable loss sustained by him, and which is only assuaged by the words of the Master, "Suffer the little children to come unto Me, and forbid them not, for of such is the kingdom of heaven"; now, therefore, in this dark hour, be it

Resolved, That the Senate do hereby extend to our bereaved President our sincere heartfelt sympathy; and be it further

Resolved, That this resolution be entered in the Journal of the Senate and a copy thereof be forwarded by the Secretary to the President of the Senate.

On motion of Mr. Case, the Senate then adjourned.

WEDNESDAY, January 22d, 1919. In the absence of the President, Mr. Hammond took the chair as President pro tempore.

Under the direction of the President pro tempore, the Secretary called the Senate, when the following Senator appeared and answered the call :

Mr. Hammond-I.

As there was no quorum present, the Senate then adjourned.

FRIDAY, January 24th, 1919. In the absence of the President, Mr. Hammond took the chair as President pro tempore.

Under the direction of the President pro tempore, the Secretary called the Senate, when the following Senator appeared and answered the call:

Mr. Hammond-I.

As there was no quorum present, the Senate then adjourned.

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MONDAY, January 27th, 1919.

At 8 o'clock the Senate met.

The session was opened by prayer by the Rev. Edward G. Read, D.D., of Plainfield, N. J.

President of the Senate Runyon administered the oath of office to Senator Kays, of Sussex county, after 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, Conrad,

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

Whitney—19. Mr. Case moved that the reading of the Journal of January 20th be dispensed with.

Mr. Hammond, on leave, introduced

Senate Bill No. 30, entitled "An act to amend and supplement the title and body of an act entitled 'An act to amend and supplement the title and body of an act entitled “An act to provide for the examination and license of engineers and firemen having charge of stationary and portable steam boilers and steam engines, and to prohibit the use of such steam boilers and steam engines unless the person in charge thereof shall be so licensed,” approved April fourteenth, one thousand nine hundred and thirteen, so that the scope of said act will include and provide for the inspection of steam boilers in this State carrying a pressure of more than fifteen pounds per square inch; creating a bureau for such inspection and prescribing its powers and duties,' approved March fourth, one thousand nine hundred and eighteen, extending the scope of the act to the inspection and regulation of certain refrigerating plants using ammonia or ethyl chloride,"

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

Mr. Case (for the President), on leave, introduced

Senate Bill No. 31, entitled "An act to amend an act entitled ‘An act to improve the condition of tenement houses in this State and to establish a State Board of Tenement House Supervision,' approved March twenty-fifth, one thousand nine hundred and four,"

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

Mr. Ackerson, on leave, introduced

Senate Bill No. 32, 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,"

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

Mr. Edwards, on leave, introduced

Senate Bill No. 33, entitled "An act concerning and regulating the production and distribution of dairy products; to create a State dairy commission and to prescribe its duties and powers,'

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

The same Senator, on leave, introduced

Senate Bill No. 34, entitled “A supplement to an act entitled ‘An act to establish public parks in certain counties of this State, and to regulate the same,' approved May sixth, one thousand nine hundred and two,"

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. 35, entitled "An act to amend an act entitled ‘An act to amend an act entitled "An act to encourage the propagation of certain kinds of game within the State of New Jersey and providing a license therefor," approved March twentyseventh, one thousand nine hundred and thirteen,' which amendment was approved March twenty-second, 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 Game and Fisheries.

The same Senator, on leave, introduced

Senate Bill No. 36, entitled "An act to establish a State Highway Commissioner and to define his powers and duties,"

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

Mr. Case, on leave, introduced

Senate Bill No. 37, entitled "An act to permit and authorize municipalities constituting and including any taxing district to, by resolution, provide for the payment of certain compensation to the tax assessor or assessors of such taxing district or districts for extra services made necessary by the provision of 'An act for the assessment and collection of taxes' (Revision of 1918, Chapter 236, Laws of 1918), approved March fourth, one thousand nine hundred and eighteen,”

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

The same Senator, on leave, introduced

Senate Bill No. 38, entitled "An act to amend an act entitled 'An act to amend an act concerning District Courts' (Revision of 1898), approved June fourteenth, one thousand eight hundred and ninety-eight, which act hereby amended was approved March twenty-ninth, 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 Revision and Amendment of the Laws.

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

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