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The message further informed the Senate that the House has ordered that the bill be known as the “Meggison-Sargent Bill."

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

A message was received from the House of Representatives transmitting
House bill No. 405 (file No. 345), entitled

A bill to amend section 34 of Act No. 206 of the Public Acts of 1893, entitled "An act to provide for the assessment of property and the levy and collection of taxes thereon, and for the collection of taxes heretofore and hereafter levied; making such taxes a lien on the lands taxed, establishing and continuing such lien, providing for the sale and conveyance of lands delinquent for taxes, and for the inspection and disposition of lands bid off to the State and not redeemed or purchased; and to repeal Act No. 200 of the Public Acts of 1891, and all other acts and parts of acts in anywise contravening any of the provisions of this act," being section 4028 of the Compiled Laws of 1915, as amended by Act No. 380 of the Public Acts of 1921

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 Taxation.

A message was received from the House of Representatives transmitting
House bill No. 436 (file No. 347), entitled

A bill to provide for appointing a special legislative committee to investigate the necessity of establishing and maintaining an additional normal school to train persons for teaching in the public schools and to make an appropriation therefor.

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 Committee on Education.

A message was received from the House of Representatives transmitting
House bill No. 460 (file No. 340), entitled

A bill to protect game by prohibiting hunting thereof on Sunday in Sanilac county of this State, and prescribing a penalty therefor.

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 Conservation.

A message was received from the House of Representatives transmitting
House bill No. 547 (file No. 343), entitled

A bill to amend section 2 of Act No. 184 of the Public Acts of 1905, entitled “An act to provide for the indeterminate sentence as a punishment for crime upon the conviction thereof, and for the detention and release of persons in prison or detained on such sentence, and for the expense attending the same," being section 15860 of the Compiled Laws of 1915, as last amended by Act No. 259 of the Public Acts of 1921.

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 Judiciary.

A message was received from the House of Representatives transmitting
House bill No. 548 (file No. 348), entitled

A bill to provide for the payment of costs in the criminal proceedings instituted by the State.

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 Committee on Judiciary.

Mr. Pearson moved that the Senate adjourn.
The motion prevailed, the time being 5:47 o'clock p. m.

Accordingly, and in pursuance of the order previously made, the President declared the Senate adjourned until Monday, April 30, 1923, at 4:00 o'clock p. m.

DENNIS E. ALWARD,

Secretary of the Senate.

JOURNAL OF THE SENATE

NUMBER SEVENTY-FOUR.

Senate Chamber,
Lansing, Monday, April 30, 1923.

4:00 o'clock p. m.

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

Religious exercises were conducted by Father John A. Gabriels of the Church of the Resurrection of Lansing.

The roll of the Senate was called by the Secretary.

Present: Senators Atwood, Bohn, Brower, Bernie L. Case, William L. Case, Condon, Connelly, Eldred, Gansser, Glaspie, Hayes, Henry, Horton, Hunter, Leland, MacNaughton, Osborn, Pearson, Penney, Riopelle, Sligh, Smith, Truettner, Whiteley, Wilcox, Wood, Young-27; a quorum.

Absent with leave: Senator Johnson-1.
Absent without leave: Senators Bahorski, Gettel, Karcher and Ross—4.

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

The motion prevailed.

Act Enrolled and Presented to Governor.

The Secretary announced the enrollment printing and presentation to the Governor on April 28, 1923, for his approval, of the following named act:

Senate enrolled Act No. 54 (being Senate bill No. 42, file No. 217)—

An act to make appropriations for the Superintendent of the Capitol for the fiscal years ending June 30, 1924, and June 30, 1925, for maintenance, operation and other purposes.

Messages From the House.

A message was received from the House of Representatives re-transmitting, in accordance with the request of the Senate, House bill No. 494 (file No. 243), entitled

A bill to amend section 19 of chapter 4 of Act No. 283 of the Public Acts of the State of Michigan for the year 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 compiler's section 4365 of the Compiled Laws of the State of Michigan for the year 1915, as amended. Mr. Connelly moved to amend the title of the bill so as to read as follows: A bill to amend the title and section 19 of chapter 4 of Act No. 283 of the Public

Acts of the State of Michigan for the year 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 compiler's section 4365 of the Compiled Laws of the State of Michigan for the year 1915, as amended.

The motion prevailed.
The Senate agreed to the title of the bill as thus amended.

A message was received from the House of Representatives returning
Senate bill No. 106 (file No. 70), entitled

A bill to amend chapter 37 of the Revised Statutes of 1846, entitled “Of the Support of Poor Persons by Their Relatives," the same being sections 5191 to 5205, inclusive, of the Compiled Laws of 1915, by adding thereto six new sections to stand as sections 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, and 21.

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. 157 (file No. 121), entitled

A bill to amend section 1 of Act No. 146 of the Public Acts of 1917, entitled "An act to authorize and empower boards of education in certain school districts of this State to provide for the establishment and offering of advanced courses of study to high school graduates, and to provide for the regulation thereof," approved April 25, 1917.

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

1. Amend by inserting in line 11, section 1, after the word "thereof," the following: “In any school district of more than two hundred fifty thousand people, according to the last official census of the United States Government, the board of education is authorized and empowered to provide for the establishing and offering in such school district of advanced courses for such high school graduates, which may embrace four years of collegiate work. Such courses collectively shall be known by such name as the board of education may designate.” The board of education shall provide suitable instructors for any advanced courses that it is herein authorized to establish and shall adopt regulations with reference to the admission and conduct of pupils taking such courses, and the issuance of diplomas and degrees upon the completion thereof."

The message further informed the Senate that as thus amended the House has passed the bill and has ordered that the bill be known as the “Smith-Burns 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:

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

Eldred
Gansser
Glaspie
Hayes
Henry
Horton
Hunter

YEAS—26.

Leland
MacNaughton
Osborn
Pearson
Penney
Sligh

Smith
Truettner
Whiteley
Wilcox
Wood
Young

NAYS–0.

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

The Senate concurred in the order of the House that the bill be known as the "Smith-Burns Bill."

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

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