L. H. J.
Liber No. 54
Saturday, November 25.th
The House met according to Adjournment.
The Members were called and all appeared as on Yesterday.
The Proceedings of Yesterday were read.
M.r Goldsborough brought in, and Delivered, to M.r Speaker
the following Bills.
A Bill entitled, An Act continuing An Act entitled, A Supple-
mentary Act to the Act entitled An Act for ascertaining what Dam-
ages shall be allowed upon Protested Bills of Exchange.
A Bill entitled, An Act continuing an Act entitled An Act to en-
crease the allowance of Jurors attending the Provincial and County
Courts, and for other Purposes therein mentioned.
A Bill entitled An Act continuing an Act entitled An Act for
repairing the public Roads in the Province, and the Supplementary
A Bill entitled An Act continuing an Act entitled, An Act for
Tryal of all Matters of Fact in the several Counties where they have
arisen, or shall arise.
A Bill entitled An Act continuing an Act entitled a Supplementary
Act to the Act entitled An Act for ascertaining the Height of Fences
to prevent the Evil occasioned by the Multitude of Horses, and
restraining Horse Rangers within this Province, and to redress the
great Evil accruing to this Province by the Multiplicity of useless
Horses, Mares, and Colts that run in the Woods.
A Bill entitled An Act continuing an Act entitled An Act to
oblige infected Ships, and other Vessels, coming into this Province,
to perform Quarantine. And
A Bill entitled an Act continuing an Act entitled An Act to ease
the Inhabitants of this Province, and to empower the Justices of the
several Counties, to Bind out Persons therein mentioned, Apprentices.
M.r Dickinson brought in and delivered to M.r Speaker a Bill
entitled An Act for the Naturalization of Peter Haldimand. All
which were read the first Time and Ordered to lie on the Table.
It appearing to the House that M.r John Hanson jun.r a Member
for Charles County has accepted of the Office of Deputy Surveyor
of Frederick County, since the last Session of Assembly, by means
whereof his Seat in this House is vacated;
Ordered, That M.r Speaker do issue his Warrant to the Secretary
of this Province, requiring him to make out a new Writ of Election,
directed to the Sheriff of Charles County to elect a Delegate to serve
in this present General Assembly, in the room of the said M.r Hanson.
The Bill entitled An Act for the Naturalization of Peter Haldi-
mand, read the second Time, by an especial Order, and will pass.
Sent to the Upper House by M.r Dickinson, and M.r Grahame.