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JOURNAL OF THE SENATE

NUMBER FIFTY-SIX.

Senate Chamber,

Lansing, Thursday, April 5, 1923.

2:00 o'clock p. m.

The Senate met pursuant to adjournment and was called to order by the President.

Religious exercises were conducted by Rev. J. P. Jockinsen of the Pilgrim Congregational Church of Lansing.

The roll of the Senate was called by the Secretary.

Present: Senators Atwood, Bahorski, Bohn, Brower, Bernie L. Case, William L. Case, Condon, Connelly, Eldred, Gansser, Glaspie, Hayes, Henry, Horton, Hunter, Johnson, Karcher, Leland, MacNaughton, Pearson, Penney, Riopelle, Ross, Truettner, Whiteley, Wilcox, Wood, Young—28; a quorum.

Absent with leave:

Senators Gettel and Smith-2.

Absent without leave:

Senators Osborn and Sligh—2.

Mr. Penney moved that the absentees without leave be excused from today's session.

The motion prevailed.

Presentation of Petitions.

Petition No. 529. By Mr. William L. Case. Petition of John D. Phillips and sixty-one other citizens of Missaukee County in favor of the Chiropractors' Bill.

The petition was referred to the Committee on Public Health.

Petition No. 530. By Mr. William L. Case. Petition of A. T. Morris and eightyeight other citizens of Wexford County in favor of the Chiropractors' Bill.

The petition was referred to the Committee on Public Health.

Petition No. 531. By Mr. William L. Case. Petition of Floyd Munson and twenty-five other citizens of Wexford County on the same subject.

The petition was referred to the Committee on Public Health.

Petition No. 532. By Mr. William L. Case. Petition of George M. Crawford and twenty-one other citizens of Wexford County on the same subject.

The petition was referred to the Committee on Public Health.

Petition No. 533. By Mr. William L. Case. Petition of Jack McKellop and sixtyeight other citizens of Wexford County on the same subject.

The petition was referred to the Committee on Public Health.

Petition No. 534. By Mr. William L. Case. Petition of Lloyd Mosher and sixtyfive other citizens of Wexford County on the same subject.

The petition was referred to the Committee on Public Health.

Petition No. 535. By Mr. William L. Case. Petition of Chas. Roof and fifty-four other citizens of Wexford County on the same subject.

The petition was referred to the Committee on Public Health.

Petition No. 536. By Mr. Truettner. Petitions of T. W. Scholes, President, Marquette Alger Medical Society, Gogebic County Medical Society, and Robert Douglas protesting against Chiropractors' Bill. The petition was referred to the Committee on Public Health.

Messages From the House.
A message was received from the House of Representatives returning
Senate bill No. 170 (file No. 177), entitled

A bill to amend section 40 of Act No. 183 of the Public Acts of 1897, entitled "An act to provide for the appointment and to fix the term of office, duties and compensation of circuit court stenographers in the State of Michigan," being section 14507 of the Compiled Laws of 1915, as amended by Act No. 231 of the Public Acts of 1919.

The message informed the Senate that the House has amended the bill as follows:

Amend by striking out of line 2, section 40, the word "eighteen" and inserting in lieu thereof the word "sixteen."

The message further informed the Senate that, as thus amended, the House had passed the bill.

The question being on concurring in the amendment made to the bill by the House,

The roll was called and the Senators voted as follows:

YEAS-28.

Atwood
Bahorski
Bohn
Brower
Case, Bernie L.
Case, William L.
Condon

Connelly
Eldred
Gansser
Glaspie

ayes
Henry
Horton

Hunter
Johnson
Karcher
Leland
MacNaughton
Pearson
Penney

Riopelle
Ross
Truettner
Whiteley
Wilcox
Wood
Young

NAYS-0.
So, a majority of all the Senators-elect voting therefor,
The amendment was concurred in.

The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment printing and presentation to the Governor.

A message was received from the House of Representatives returning
Senate bill No. 171 (file No. 133), entitled

A bill to amend sections 2, 4, and 5 of chapter 64 of Act No. 314 of the Public Acts of 1915, entitled “The Judicature Act of 1915," being sections 14139, 14141, and 14142 of the Compiled Laws of 1915.

The message informed the Senate that the House of Representatives has passed the bill.

The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment printing and presentation to the Governor.

A message was received from the House of Representatives returning
Senate bill No. 172 (file No. 134), entitled

A bill to amend the title and sections 1, 5 and 6 of Act No. 6 of the Public Acts of 1907, Extra Session, entitled "An act to define and to regulate the treatment and control of dependent, neglected and delinquent children, to prescribe the jurisdiction of the probate court, and the powers, duties and compensation of the probate judge and the probate register with regard thereto; to provide for the appointment of county agents, register of the juvenile division and probation officers, and to prescribe their powers, duties and compensation and to provide for the granting of rehearings and modifications of orders, sentences and decrees of said court," being sections 2011, 2015 and 2016 of the Compiled Laws of 1915, as amended by Act No. 16 of the Public Acts of 1921, First Extra Session, and Act No. 24 of the Public Acts of 1921, First Extra Session,

The message informed the Senate that the House of Representatives has passed the bill.

The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment printing and presentation to the Governor.

A message was received from the House of Representatives returning
Senate bill. No. 185 (file No. 141), entitled

A bill to amend section 16 of chapter 158 of the Revised Statutes of 1846, "of Offenses Against Chastity, Morality and Decency," being section 15479 of the Compiled Laws of 1915.

The message informed the Senate that the House of Representatives has passed the bill.

The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment printing and presentation to the Governor.

A message was received from the House of Representatives transmitting
House joint resolution No. 7 (file No. 180), entitled

A joint resolution proposing an amendment to section 14 of article XI of the Constitution of the State of Michigan, relative to the disposition of fines assessed and collected in the several counties, cities and townships for any breach of the penal laws.

The message informed the Senate that the House of Representatives has passed the joint resolution.

The joint resolution was read a first and second time by its title and referred to the Committee on Education.

A message was received from the House of Representatives transmitting
House bill No. 313 (file No. 175), entitled

A bill to amend section 1 of Act No. 232 of the Public Acts of 1901, entitled "An act to extend aid to the Michigan Agricultural College," being section 1257 of the Compiled Laws of 1915.

The message informed the Senate that the House of Representatives has passed the bill and has ordered that it take immediate effect.

The bill was read a first and second time by its title and referred to the ComInittee on Michigan Agricultural College.

A message was received from the House of Representatives transmitting
House bill No. 336 (file No. 155), entitled

A bill to amend sections 2-a and 2-b of chapter 5 of Act No. 283 of the Public Acts of 1909, as amended, entitled "An act to revise and consolidate and add to the law relating to the establishment, opening, improvement, maintenance and use of the public highways and private roads, condemnation of property and gravel therefor; the building, repairing and preservation of bridges; setting and protecting shade trees, drainage, cutting weeds and brush within this State, and providing for the election and defining the powers, duties and compensation of State, county, township and district highway officials,” and adding thereto two new sections following section 2-b of chapter 5 thereof to stand as sections 2-c and 2-d.

The message informed the Senate that the House of Representatives has passed the bill.

The bill was read a first and second time by its title and referred to the Committee on Highways.

A message was received from the House of Representatives transmitting
House bill No. 413 (file No. 183), entitled
A bill to change the name of the village of Rogers in Presque Isle county.

The message informed the Senate that the House of Representatives has passed the bill.

The bill was read a first and second time by its title and referred to the Com. mittee on Cities and Villages.

Senator Sligh entered the Senate Chamber and took his seat.

Mr. Condon requested that the following entitled bill be printed:
Senate bill No. 225, entitled

A bill to provide for the licensing of row boats and other hand propelled boats and water craft and all power boats owned, operated and maintained for hire in the lakes and streams within the jurisdiction of the State of Michigan, and to provide for the issuance of licenses and collection of fees therefor, and to authorize and regulate the disbursement of fees collected, and to provide a penalty for violation thereof. The bill was ordered printed.

Reports of Standing Committees.

Mr. Connelly submitted the following report:

The Committee on Highways respectfully reports back to the Senate the following entitled bill, without amendment, and with the recommendation that the bill do pass:

Senate bill No. 224 (file No. 184), entitled

A bill to amend section 9 of chapter 2 of Act No. 283 of the Public Acts of 1909, entitled “An act to revise, consolidate and add to the laws relating to the establishment, opening, improvement, maintenance and use of the public highways and private roads, the condemnation of property and gravel therefor; the building, repairing and preservation of bridges; setting and protecting shade trees, drainage, cutting weeds and brush within this State, and providing for the election and defining the powers, duties and compensation of State, county, township and district highway officials," being section 4326 of the Compiled Laws of 1915.

W. M. CONNELLY,

Chairman. The report was accepted. The bill was referred to the Committee of the Whole.

Mr. Hayes submitted the following report:

The Committee on Banks and Corporations respectfully reports back to the Senate the following entitled bill, without amendment, and with the recommendation that the bill do pass:

House bill No. 218 (file No. 63), entitled

A bill to amend section 27 of Act No. 205 of the Public Acts of 1887, entitled "An act to revise the laws authorizing the business of banking and to establish a banking department for the supervision of such business," as amended, being Compiler's section 7996 of the Compiled Laws of 1915, as amended by Act No. 23 of the Public Acts of 1919.

W. J. HAYES,

Chairman, The report was accepted. The bill was referred to the Committee of the Whole.

Mr. Ross submitted the following report:

The Committee on Education respectfully reports back to the Senate the following entitled bill, without amendment, and with the recommendation that the bill do pass:

House pill No. 200 (file No. 121), entitled

A bill to authorize the board of education of any school district to establish and maintain classes for those who are blind or have defective vision, and classes for those who are deaf or have defective hearing, to provide for the expenses of the same, to provide for the appointment of a supervisor of such classes, and other help to carry out the provisions of this act, and to repeal Act No. 224 of the Public Acts of 1905, and all acts amendatory thereto.

HENRY T. ROSS,

Chairman. The report was accepted.

The bill was referred to the Committee on Finance and Appropriations under the rules.

Mr. Ross submitted the following report:

The Committee on Education respectfully reports back to the Senate the following entitled bill, without amendment, and with the recommendation that the bill do pass: Senate bill No. 247 (file No. 206), entitled A bill to amend section 27 of Act No. 233 of the Laws of Michigan of 1869, en

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