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

A message was received from the Senate transmitting
Senate Bill No. 246 (file No. 249), entitled

A bill to amend section 11 of chapter 60 of Act No. 314 of the Public Acts of 1915, entitled “The Judicature Act of 1915", being section 14048 of the Compiled Laws of 1915, and to repeal sections 12, 13 and 14 of said chapter 60 of Act No. 314 of the Public Acts of 1915, being sections 14049, 14050 and 14051 of the Compiled Laws of 1915.

The message informed the House of Representatives that the Senate had 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 Senate transmitting
Senate Bill No. 255 (file No. 258), entitled

A bill to provide for the protection of certain residential areas within cities having a population of more than fifty thousand inhabitants and less than one hundred thousand inhabitants; to prevent the building or construction of public gasoline filling stations, public automobile garages, in certain residential areas in such cities; to provide for the enforcement of said act; to declare such buildings nuisances; to provide a penalty for the violation of the provisions hereof.

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

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

A message was received from the Senate transmitting
Senate Bill No. 262 (file No. 265), entitled

A bill to authorize and direct the State Board of Agriculture to convey to the United States Government a tract of land to be used for the purpose of erecting a building thereon to be used and maintained for a weather station observatory.

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

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

A message was received from the Senate transmitting
Senate Bill No. 263 (file No. 266), entitled

A bill to provide for the assent of the State of Michigan to the purposes of the grants of money authorized by the Act of Congress of the United States, entitled "An act to authorize the more complete endowment of agriculture experiment stations, and for other purposes," approved February 24, 1925; and to provide for the acceptance and use of all funds appropriated pursuant to said act.

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

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

A message was received from the Senate transmitting
Senate Bill No. 265 (file No. 268), entitled

A bill to authorize the State Administrative Board to construct and equip a building at the Michigan Agricultural College for certain purposes.

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

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

A message was received from the Senate transmitting
Senate bill No. 25 (file No. 26), entitled

A bill to amend section 1 of chapter 28, and section 1 of chapter 76 of Act No. 314 of the Public Acts of 1915, entitled "An act to revise and consolidate the

statutes relating to the organization and jurisdiction of the courts of this State; the powers and duties of such courts, and of the judges and other officers thereof; the forms of civil actions; the time within which civil actions and proceedings may be brought in said courts; pleading, evidence, practice and procedure in civil actions and proceedings in said courts; to provide remedies and penalties for the violation of certain provisions of this act; and to repeal all acts and parts of acts inconsistent with, or contravening any of the provisions of this act," being sections 13122 and 14361 of the Compiled Laws of 1915.

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

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

By unanimous consent the House returned to the order of

Introduction of Bills.

Mr. Johnson introduced
House Bill No. 487, entitled

A bill to authorize the county commissioner of schools in counties having a population of five hundred thousand or over to recommend the teachers necessary for the several school districts of the county employing less than six teachers, to appoint a deputy commissioner of schools, to appoint one or more supervisors of education, and other assistants, to prescribe their duties, and to authorize the county board of supervisors to fix the salaries of said deputy, supervisors and assistants.

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

By unanimous consent the House returned to the order of

Reports of Standing Committees.

The Committee on Conservation, by Mr. Ming, Chairman, reported
Senate Bill No. 228 (file No. 226)—

A bill to create a district or refuge in Ingham County to be known as “Pine Lake Wild Life Sanctuary”,

With the recommendation that the bill pass.

The bill was referred to the Committee of the Whole and placed on the general orders.

The Committee on Education, by Mr. Sink, Chairman, reported
House Bill No. 343 (file No. 274)

A bill to amend Act No. 147, Public Acts of 1891–to provide for the election of county boards of education and the appointment of superintendents of schools thereby.

The committee recommended that the accompanying substitute be adopted and that the bill then pass.

The following is the title of the proposed substitute:

A bill to provide for the election of a County Board of Education, for the appointment of a County Superintendent of schools, for the appointment of a deputy County Superintendent of schools and one or more Superyisors of Education, for the hiring of help for the office of the County Superintendent of schools, for the appointment of school examiners, for the consideration and jurisdiction of the Budget of County Board of Education by Board of Supervisors, and to define the duties and fix the compensation of officers employed by said County Board of Education, and to repeal section 12 of this act and all existing acts or parts of acts conflicting with the provisions of this act.

The question being on the adoption of the proposed substitute,
The substitute was adopted.

The bill, as substituted, was ordered printed, referred to the Committee of the Whole and placed on the general orders.

Mr. DeBoer moved that the House adjourn.
The motion prevailed.

The Speaker declared the House adjourned until Wednesday, April 8, at 10 o'clock a. m.

CHARLES S. PIERCE, Clerk of the House of Representatives.

JOURNAL OF THE HOUSE

NUMBER FIFTY-NINE.

Lansing, Wednesday, April 8, 1925.

10 o'clock a. m.

The House was called to order by the Speaker.

Mr. Wm. B. Hartzog, Representative from Ingham county, offered the invocation:

"Father in Heaven, the years of our life are few and golden. Teach us to number our days that we may apply our hearts unto wisdom. Today, as we begin our task, may we have a clear understanding and a sincere desire. May Thy will be done, Thy kingdom come, on earth as it is in Heaven. In Jesus' Name. Amen."

The roll of the House was called by the Clerk, who announced that a quorum was present.

The following member was absent with leave:
Mr. Murphy.

The following members were absent without leave:
Messrs. Bartlett, Haight, O'Connell, Archie M. Reid and Van Every.

Mr. Gillett moved that Mr. O'Connell be excused from today's session.
The motion prevailed.

Mr. Look moved that all other absentees without leave be excused from todays session.

The motion prevailed.

Presentation of Petitions.

Mr. Callender presented
Petition No. 409.

Petition of Mrs. Mary Weiss and twenty-three other citizens of Detroit approving the bill authorizing the cancellation of auto driver's licenses if driver is intoxicated.

The petition was referred to the Committee on Liquor Traffic.

Mr. Callender presented
Petition No. 410.

Petition of Mrs. Mary Weiss and twenty-three other citizens of Detroit approving the bill which provides that the sale of intoxicating liquors which result in the death of purchasers shall be deemed manslaughter; also approving the bill which provides that certain articles may be used as evidence.

The petition was referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Mr. Walter J. Thomas presented
Petition No. 411.

Petition of H. M. Cole and sixty-one other citizens of St. Joseph county approving the bill authorizing the cancellation of auto driver's licenses if driver is intoxicated.

The petition was referred to the Committee on Liquor Traffic.

Mr. Walter J. Thomas presented
Petition No. 212.

Petition of H. M. Cole and sixty-one other citizens of St. Joseph county approving the bill which provides that the sale of intoxicating liquors which result in the death of purchasers shall be deemed manslaughter; also approving the bill which provides that certain articles may be used as evidence.

The petition was referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Announcement by Clerk of Printing and Enrollment of Bills.

The Clerk announced that the following named bills had been printed and placed upon the files of the members, Tuesday, April 7:

House Bill No. 388 (file No. 269)

A bill to provide for the registration of electors and to regulate primary elections and elections.

House Bill No. 325 (file No. 270)

A bill to amend section 24, chapter 152, Revised Statutes of 1846—punishment of escaped prisoners.

House Bill No. 423 (file No. 271)—

A bill to amend Act No. 84, Public Acts of 1921, relative to purchase of stock by corporations. House Bill No. 282 (file No. 272)—

A bill to amend Act No. 314, Public Acts of 1915—Judicature Act—to provide that weather reports may be received as evidence in criminal cases.

House Bill No. 378 (file No. 273)—.

A bill to amend Act No. 238, Public Acts of 1897-an act for the ascertainment and protection of the interests of the State in escheated estates.

House Bill No. 343 (file No. 274)

A bill to amend Act No. 147, Public Acts of 1891-to provide for the election of county boards of education and the appointment of superintendents of schools thereby.

House Bill 437 (file No. 275)—

A bill to create a Public Utilities Commission and abolish the Michigan Public Utilities Commission.

House Bill No. 458 (file No. 276)—

A bill to amend Act No. 285, Public Acts of 1909--to provide for the inspection of all State institutions by the department of labor.

House Bill No. 438 (file No. 277)—

A bill to make a deficiency appropriation for the Department of Agricultureslaughtered animals.

House Bill No. 385 (file No. 278)

A bill to make appropriations for the Department of Agriculture-inspection of roadside stands, etc.

House Bill No. 306 (file No. 279)

A bill to amend Act No. 370, Public Acts of 1921-to provide for an annual appropriation for the purchase of antitoxin by the State Commissioner of Health.

House Bill No. 143 (file No. 280)—

A bill to make an appropriation for securing and distributing war devices and trophies.

House Bill No. 353 (file No. 281)

A bill to amend Act No. 215, Public Acts of 1895—to increase amount which may be raised for school taxes in cities of the fourth class.

House Bill No. 456 (file No. 282)

A bill to amend Act No. 205, Public Acts of 1887-to provide that banks may invest in bonds issued by Joint Stock Land Banks.

House Bill No. 408 (file No. 283)

A bill to amend Act No. 206, Public Acts of 1893—to extend time for payment of taxes without penalty.

House Bill No. 404 (file No. 284)—
A bill to amend Act No. 91, Public Acts of 1911—mortgage tax.
House Bill No. 430 (file No. 285)—

A bill to provide for the expenditure on township roads of unexpended balances raised for State rewarded roads in townships.

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