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A message was received from the House of Representatives re-returning together with the Conference Report thereon,

Senate bill No. 24 (file No. 250), entitled

A bill to make appropriations for the Traverse City State Hospital for the fiscal years ending June 30, 1924, and June 30, 1925, for maintenance, operation and other purposes.

The message informed the Senate that the House has adopted the Conference Report.

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

A message was received from the House of Representatives re-returning together with the Conference Report thereon,

Senate bill No. 47 (file No. 251), entitled

A bill to make appropriations for the Michigan State Sanatorium for the fiscal years ending June 30, 1924, and June 30, 1925, for maintenance, operation and other purposes.

The message informed the Senate that the House has adopted the Conference Report.

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. 80 (file No. 47), entitled

A bill to prevent and punish the desecration, mutilation or improper use of the flag of the United States of America, and of this State, and of any flag, standard, color, ensign or shield authorized by law, and to repeal Act No. 98 of the Public Acts of 1901, entitled "An act to prevent and punish the desecration of the flag of the United States,” being sections 15566, 15567, 15568 and 15569 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. 83 (file No. 288), entitled
A bill to authorize the employment of public health nurses by counties.

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

1. Amend by striking out of lines 5, 6 and 7, section 3, the words "All public health nurses employed under the provisions of this act shall be governed by the rules and regulations of the Michigan Department of Health."

2. Amend by adding a new section to stand as section 5, and to read as follows:

“Sec. 5. The provisions of this act shall not become effective in any county until the electors thereof by a majority vote at a regular or special election approve the adoption of the same."

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

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

The roll was called and the Senators voted as follows.

YEAS—0.
NAYS—27.

Bahorski
Eldred
Karcher

Smith
Bohn
Gansser
Leland

Truettner
Brower
Gettel

MacNaughton Whiteley
Case, Bernie L. Glaspie

Pearson

Wilcox Case, William L. Hayes

Penney

Wood
Condon
Horton
Riopelle

Young
Connelly
Hunter

Ross
So, a majority of all the Senators-elect not voting therefor,
The amendments were not concurred in.

A message was received from the House of Representatives returning
Senate bill No. 89 (file No. 75), entitled

A bill to empower the United States of America to acquire lands in the State of Michigan by purchase or otherwise for establishing, consolidating and extending National forests, and to grant to the United States of America all rights necessary for the proper control and administration of lands so acquired.

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. 255 (file No. 211), entitled

A bill to amend sections 7 and 22 of Chapter XIII of Act No. 3 of the Public Acts of 1895, entitled "An act to provide for the incorporation of villages within the State of Michigan, and defining their powers and duties," being sections 2790 and 2805 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. 301 (file No. 313), entitled

A bill to amend section 12 of Act No. 132 of the Public Acts of 1903, entitled as amended, "An act empowering the State Board of Health to examine, determine the qualifications of and issue licenses to persons engaging in the business of embalming, undertaking or funeral directing, and to provide for the revocation of such licenses in certain cases; to provide for embalmers' apprentices and their registration; to regulate the practice of embalming, shipping and caring for dead human bodies, and to provide a penalty for the violation of this act,” as added by Act No. 62 of the Public Acts of 1921, approved April 15, 1921, being sections 6906 to 6915, inclusive, of the Compiled Laws of 1915.

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

1. Amend by striking out lines 1, 2 and 3, section 12, down to and including the word “State," and inserting in lieu thereof the words “any person who has completed ten grades in the public schools of the State, or its equivalent."

The message further informed the Senate that as thus amended the House has 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:

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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 re-transmitting House bill No. 421 (file No. 274), entitled

A bill to regulate the operation and use of vehicles on the highways and to repeal Act No. 132 of the Public Acts of 1917 and Act No. 8 of the Public Acts, Extra Session of 1919,

Together with the proposed Senate amendments to the bill.

The message informed the Senate that the House of Representatives has acceded to the request of the Senate for a conference on the matters of difference between the two Houses relative to the bill, and has named Representatives O'Brien, Butler and Johnson as conferees on the part of the House of Representatives.

The President appointed Senators Connelly, Atwood and Horton as conferees on the part of the Senate at said conference.

Reports of Standing Committees,

Mr. Bernie L. Case submitted the following report:

The Committee on Counties and Townships respectfully reports back to the Senate the following entitled bill with amendments, recommending that the amendments be agreed to and that the bill, as thus amended, do pass:

House bill No. 458 (file No. 263), entitled

A bill to amend section 95 of chapter 16 of the Revised Statutes of 1846, entitled Of the powers and duties of townships, and the election and duties of township officers," being section 2154 of the Compiled Laws of 1915, as last amended by Act No. 57 of the Public Acts of 1921.

The following are the amendments recommended by the committee:

(1) Section 95, line 38 as amended, strike out the words "fifteen million dollars" and insert in lieu thereof the words "eight million dollars."

(2) Section 95, line 38 as amended, strike out the words "twenty-five thousand" and insert in lieu thereof the words "fifteen thousand.”

B. L. CASE,

Chairman. The report was accepted.

The amendments recommended by the committee were agreed to and the bill, as thus amended, was referred to the Committee of the Whole.

Mr. MacNaughton submitted the following report:

The Committee on Insurance respectfully reports back to the Senate the fol. lowing entitled bill, without amendment, and with the recommendation that the bill do pass:

House bill No. 135 (file No. 207), entitled

A bill to prohibit untrue, false or malicious statements in regard to fraternal beneficiary societies, insurance companies, and reciprocal exchanges.

T. H. MacNAUGHTON,

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

Mr. Bohn submitted the following report:

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

House bill No. 384 (file No. 314), entitled

A bill to amend section 14 of article 2, title 1, of Act No. 167 of the Public Acts of 1917, entitled "An act to promote the health, safety and welfare of the people by regulating the light and ventilation, sanitation, fire protection, maintenance, alteration and improvement of dwellings; to define the classes of dwellings affected by the act, to establish administrative requirements and to establish remedies and fix penalties for the violation thereof."

F. P. BOHN,

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 fol. lowing entitled bill, without amendment, and with the recommendation that the bill do pass: House bill No. 75 (file No. 18), entitled

A bill to amend section 13 of Act No. 117 of the Public Acts of 1909, as amended, entitled "An act to provide for the organization and disbandment of township school districts in the State of Michigan,” being section 5921 of the Compiled Laws of 1915.

HENRY T. ROSS,

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 fol. lowing entitled bill, without amendment, and with the recommendation that the bill do pass:

House bill No. 354 (file No. 339), entitled

A bill to amend section 2 of Act No. 185 of the Public Acts of 1897, as amended, entitled "An act to provide for the publication of the proceedings of the annual school meeting, and an annual financial statement in graded school districts in which a newspaper is published, and to provide for the expense thereof," being section 5810 of the Compiled Laws of 1915.

HENRY T. ROSS,

Chairman. The report was accepted. The bill was referred to the Committee of the Whole. Mr. Brower submitted the following report:

The Committee on Finance and Appropriations respectfully reports back to the Senate the following entitled bill with amendments, recommending that the amend. ments be agreed to and that the bill, as thus amended, do pass:

House bill No. 55 (file No. 195), entitled

A bill to make appropriations for the State Department of Agriculture for the fiscal years ending June 30, 1924, and June 30, 1925, for maintenance, operation and other purposes.

The following are the amendments recommended by the committee:

1. Amend Section 1, line 3 by striking out the figures "$327,500.00" and inserting in lieu thereof the figures "$443,700.00.”

2. Amend Section 1, line 4 by striking out the figures "$327,500.00” and inserting in lieu thereof the figures “$443,700.00."

3. Amend Section 1, line 10 by striking out the figures “$185,000.00—$185,000.00" and inserting in lieu thereof the figures "$ 214,500.00–$214,500.00."

4. Amend Section 1, line 11 by striking out the figures "$190,000.00-$190,000.00" and inserting in lieu thereof the figures “$219,500.00–$219,500.00.”

5. Amend Section 1, line 12 by striking out the figures “$24,000.00–$24,000.00" and inserting in lieu thereof the figures “$27,000.00-$27,000.00."

6. Amend Section 1, line 14 by striking out the figures "$90,000.00—$90,000.00" and inserting in lieu thereof the figures "$98,000.00-$98,000.00."

7. Amend Section 1, line 16 by striking out the figures "$8,500.00—$8,500.00" and inserting in lieu thereof the figures "$9,200.00_$9,200.00."

8. Amend Section 1, line 17 by adding the following: Maintenance and operation of State Fair ...... $25,000.00

$25,000.00 Payment of premiums of State Fair ........... 50,000.00

50,000.00 9. Amend Section 1, line 18 by striking out the figures "$327,500,00—$327,500.00" and inserting in lieu thereof the figures "$443,700.00-$443,700.00.”

B. E. BROWER,

Chairman. The report was accepted.

The amendments recommended by the committee were agreed to and the bill as thus amended, was referred to the Committee of the Whole.

Mr. Connelly moved to discharge the Committee on Highways from the further consideration of

House bill No. 500 (file No. 259), entitled

A bill to amend section 2 of Act No. 164 of the Public Acts of 1917, entitled "An act to prohibit the driving or operation of motor vehicles by persons under the influence of intoxicating liquors, or of any exhilarating or stupefying drugs, and to provide penalties therefor."

The motion prevailed.
Mr. Connelly moved that the bill be referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
The motion prevailed.

Mr. Ross moved that a respectful message .be sent to the House, asking the return to the Senate of 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 motion prevailed.

Third Roading of Bills.

The following entitled bill was read a third time:
House bill No. 383 (file No. 168), entitled

A bill to require contractors constructing certain public highways to give a bond for the maintenance and repair thereof for a certain period of time.

The question being on the passage of the bill, the roll was called and the Senators voted as follows:

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Atwood
Connelly
Horton

Penney
Bahorski
Eldred
Hunter

Ross
Bohn
Gansser
Karcher

Smith
Case, Bernie L. Gettel

Leland

Truettner
Case, William L. Glaspie

MacNaughton Young
Condon
Hayes

Pearson
So, a majority of all the Senators-elect not having voted therefor,
The bill was not passed.

The following entitled bill was read a third time:
House bill No. 226 (file No. 306), entitled

A bill to provide for the certification of the unimproved land and improved farms in the State of Michigan, the creation of a list of accredited dealers in lands, the examination of those qualified to certify lands, and the authorization to prescribe rules and regulations necessary to comply with the provisions of this act and provide for a penalty for violation of the provisions of this act.

The question being on the passage of the bill, the roll was called and the Senators voted as follows:

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So, a majority of all the Senators-elect having voted therefor,
The bill was passed.
The Senate agreed to the title of the bill.

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