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CHAP. 415. An Act to amend section first of chapter 417 of Laws of

1862. Passed May 4, 1863; three-fifths being present. CHAP. 416. An Act to authorize Peter S. Denny and Pbilo Sherwood,

of Dutchess county, and their successors to take and hold certain property, real and personal, devised and bequeathed by the last will and testament of Theodore A. Schultz, and to hold the same for the

purposes in said will mentioned. Passed May 4, 1863. CHAP. 417. An Act legalizing and confirming a certain deed executed

by Almon Crippen to William Hunt, and a certain mortgage exe cuted by William Hunt to Almon Crippen, and for other purposes

Passed May 4, 1863; by a two-thirds vote. CHAP. 418. An Act for the support of a training school for primary

teachers. Passed May 4, 1863; three-fifths being present. CHAP. 419. An Act authorizing the Canal Board to hear and deterwine the claims of John Fitzpatrick, contractor on the Chemung

canal. Passed May 4, 1863; three-fifths being present. CHAP. 420. An Act to amend the act entitled “ An act for the relief of Ebenezer Murdock," passed April seventeenth, eighteen hundred

and sixty-two. Passed May 4, 1863 ; tbree-fifths being present. CHAP. 421. An Act to provide for the appraisement and payment of

canal damages sustained by Jane C. Wilson, Francis H. Rosseel, Charles Townsend, Charles Townsend, second, Louis Townsend, George Townsend, George Coit, Hiram E. Howard and George Palmer, by reason of raising the canal bridge over the Erie canal on Prime street, in the city of Buffalo, Erie county, and by the raising of the grade of Prime street in said city. Passed May 4, 1863;

three-fifths being present. CHAP. 422. An Act to amend chapter 482 of the Laws of 1862 in rc

lation to lien on vessels. Passed May 4, 1863; three-fifths being present. CHAP. 423. An Act for the appraisal and payment of canal damages

to Thomas Keeler. Passed May 4, 1863; three-fifths being present. CHAP. 424. An Act to incorporate the Leviathan Dock Company.

Passed May 5, 1863. CHAP. 425. An Act to amend an act entitled " An act to provide for the

enrollment of the militia, the organization and discipline of the National Guard of the State of New York and for the public defense,"

passed April 23, 1862. Passed May 5, 1863; three-fifths being present. CHAP. 426. An Act in relation to the entering and recording of cer

tain orders and proceedings in the office of the surrogate of the county of Westchester. Passed May 5, 1863; three-fifths being

present. CHAP. 427. An Act to authorize the laying of sidewalks in the streets

in the town of White Plains, in the county of Westchester, known as Railroad avenue and 'Broadway. Passed May 5, 1863; threefifths being present.

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CHAP. 428. An Act for the release of the officers of the thirty-seventh regiment, New York State militia, from liability to the State for one hundred aud twenty-one muskets stolen from the armory of said regiment, while said regiment was absent from the State, by order of the commander-in-chief. Passed May 5, 1863; three-fifths

being present. CHAP. 129. An Act to change the name and title of the religious cor

poration known as “The Trustees of the Presbyterian Church in the town of White Plains, Westchester county," to " The White Plains Presbyterian Church," and for the reorganization thereof.

Passed May 5, 1863. CHAP. 430. An Act to amend an act entitled “An act to authorize

the sale of lands for non-payment of taxes, and for the collection of unpaid taxes in the county of Westchester," passed April sixteenth, eighteen hundred and sixty, and the act amendatory thereof, passed March twenty-six, eighteen hundred and sixty-one. Passed May

5, 1863; three-fifths being present. CHAP. 431. An Act further to amend an act entitled "An act to consolidate the cities of Brooklyn and Williamsburgh and the town of Bushwick, into one municipal government, and to incorporate the same," passed April seventeenth, one thousand eight hundred and fifty-four, and the acts amendatory thereof. Passed May 5, 1863; three-fifths being present. CHAP. 432. An Act to authorize the towns of Morrisania, West Farms

and Yonkers, to open and make a road from the city of New York, to the village of Yonkers, in the town of Yonkers, Passed May 5,

1863; three-fifths being present. CHAP. 433. An Act to release to Mary Henderson, Archibald W.

Henderson, David S. Henderson and Mary McNair Henderson, the interest of the State in certain lands in the city of Brooklyn and State of New York, conveyed to Archibald Henderson, deceased, by S. Baldwin Chapman. Passed May 5, 1863; by a two-thirds

vote. CHAP. 434. An Act to authorize the incorporation of the “ Iroquois

Agricultural Society,” among the Iroquois Indians in this State.

Passed May 5, 1863. CHAP. 435. An Act for the relief of James J. McCue, Simon Schermerhorn, Daniel D. Campbell. Passed May 5, 1863; three-fifths

being present. CHAP. 436. An Act to authorize the “Corn Exchange Fire and

Inland Navigation Insurance Company" to change its name, to increase its capital stock, and otherwise to amend its charter.

Passed May 5, 1863. CHAP. 437. An Act to amend “An act in relation to the collection of fines and forfeitures in the county of Monroe, and the duties of certain officers in relation thereto," passed April 11th, 1849. Passed May 5, 1863; three-fifths being present.

CHAP. 438. An Act for the relief of Lorenzo D. Brock, assignee of

Samuel P. Alexander. Passed May 5, 1863; three-fifths being present. CHAP. 439. An Act to change the corporate name of “ Trinity Church,

Ulster,” to “ Trinity Church, Saugerties.” Passed May 5, 1863. CHAP. 440. An Act to authorize the Canal Appraisers to hear and

determine the claim of Philena M. Bruce, for canal damages.

Passed May 5, 1863 ; three-fifths being present. Chap. 441. An Act to authorize the appraisal and payment of canal

damages of Sarah M. Howes. Passed May 5, 1863; three-fifths

being present. CHAP. 442. An Act to authorize the completion of the alphabetical

indices of deeds in the Cayuga county clerk's office. Passed May

5, 1863; three-fifths being present. CHAP. 443. An Act respecting the town records of the town of Baldwin,

in Chemung county. Passed May 5, 1863; three-fifths being present. CHAP. 444. An Act to amend section 25, article two, chapter sixteen,

title one, part one of the Rerised Statutes, entitled Of Highways and

Bridges." Passed May 5, 1863; three-fifths being present. CHAP. 445. An Act to incorporate the “African Civilization Society.”

Passed May 5, 1863. CHAP. 446. An Act to amend an act to establish a free school in dis

trict number three in the town of Newtown, county of Queens, passed March 16th, 1850. Passed May 5, 1863; three-fifths being

present. CHAP. 447. An Act to incorporate the Preble Water Company.

Passed May 5, 1863. CHAP. 448. An Act to incorporate “ The Society for the Protection

of Destitute Roman Catholic Children in the city of New York.”

Passed May 5, 1863; three-fifths being present. CHAP. 449. An Act to repeal the act (so much as relates to Warren

county) to revive an act to provide for laying out and constructing the Hamilton and Warren county road, passed April twelfth, eigh

teen hundred and sixty. Passed May 5, 1863. CHAP. 450. An Act to amend chapter four bundred and nine of the

Laws of 1862, passed April 21, entitled “ An act to confirm and make valid a certain ordinance of the common council of the city of New York," passed November 27, 1855. Passed May 5, 1863;

three-fifths beivg present. CHAP. 451. An Act in relation to the Antwerp Liberal Literary Insti

tute, at Antwerp. Passed May 5, 1863 ; by a two-thirds vote. CHAP. 452. An Act to amend an act entitled “An act for carrying

out and constructing a public highway in the county of Hamilton, and applying the non-resident highway taxes upon certain lands iu said county for that purpose,” passed April twenty-first, one thonisand eight hundred and sixty-two. Passed May 5, 1863; threefifths being present.

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CHAP. 453. An Act to authorize the mayor, aldermen and commonalty of the city of Albany to establish a grade for, and to grade, excavate, fill, level, pave, repair and drain that portion of Patroon street or Clinton avenue which lies adjoining the north bounds of

the city of Albany. Passed May 5, 1863; three-fifths being present. CHAP. 454. An Act in relation to non-resident highway taxes upon

certain lands in the counties of Essex and Hamilton. Passed May

5, 1863; three-fifths being present. CHAP. 455. An Act directing the July general term of the Supreme

Court in the fifth judicial district, in the year eighteen hundred and sixty-three, to be held on the first Tuesday of July in said year.

Passed May 5, 1863; three-fifths being present. CHAP. 456. An Act to provide for the recording of the stamps of the

United States internal revenue, and for the certifying of the same when affired to any instrument and other purposes. Passed May 5,

1863; three-fifths being present. CHAP. 457. An Act to release to Aaron Schofield the interest of the State in certain lands in the city of Brooklyn, conveyed to him by John A. Betts and wife. Passed May 5, 1863; by a two-thirds

vote. CHAP. 458. An Act amending the charter of the village of Glens Falls, and empowering the trustees thereof to supply said village with pure and wholesome water. Passed May 5, 1863; three-fifths being

present. CHAP. 459. An Act in relation to the Hancock Union School. Passed

May 5, 1863; three-fifths being present. CHAP. 460. An Act relative to the lands granted to this state by the act

of congress entitled An act donating public lands to the several states and territories which may provide colleges for the benefit of agriculture and the mechanic arts," approved 2d July, 1862, and authorizing the sale thereof, and the investment of the proceeds of such sales. Passed

May 5, 1863; three-fifths being present. CHAP. 461. An Act to authorize the president, directors and first com

pany of the Great Western Turnpike Road to sell and convey their toll-bridge and toll-house across the Schoharie creek at Esperance, and also to abandon a portion of their road. Passed May 5, 1863;

three-fifths being present. CHAP. 462. An Act to amend an act entitled " An act for the preservation of moose, wild deer, birds and fresh water fish," passed April 23,

1862. Passed May 5, 1863; three-fifths being present. CHAP. 463. An Act to establish a law library for the second judicial district in the city of Brooklyn. Passed May 5, 1863; three-fifths

being present. CHAP. 464. An Act to amend section two, title two, chapter seven, part

second of the Revised Statutes. Passed May 5, 1863; three-fifths being present.

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CHAP. 465. An Act in relation to contracts and labor at the State

prisons of the State. Passed May 5, 1863; three-fifths being present. CHAP. 466. An Act to amend the 45th section of article third, title

second, chapter sixth, of part third of the Revised Statutes. Passed May 7, 1863; three-fifths being present. (Without the approval of the

Governor.) CHAP. 467. An Act to provide for the construction of a bridge across

the Clear creek in the county of Erie, for the benefit of the Indians on the Cattaraugus Indian reservation. Passed May 5, 1863; three

fifths being present. . CHAP. 468. An Act to amend an act entitled "An act to provide for · the incorporation of villages," passed December 7th, 1847, so far as the same relates to the village of Mount Vernon, and to confer additional powers upon the trustees thereof. Passed May 5, 1863;

three-fifths being present. CHAP. 469. An Act to incorporate - The Machinists' Protective Union

of the city and State of New York.” Passed May 5, 1863. CHAP. 470. An Act to authorize an additional general tax in the city

of Rochester. Passed May 5, 1863; three-fifths being present. CHAP. 471. An Act to legalize the laying out of highways in the town

of Amity, Allegany county, and to open the same. Passed May 5,

1863; three-fifths being present. CHAP. 472. An Act to incorporate the Ancient Order of Hiberuians'

Benevolent Society. Passed May 5, 1863. CHAP. 473. An Act to amend an act entitled " An oct to authorize the

canal commissioners to construct a road brillge over the enlargeil canal near Griffith street, in the city of Rochester," passed April 14th, 1858.

Passed May 5, 1863; three-fifths being present. CHAP. 474. An Act to release to Susannah Burns the real estate of which Samuel Willis died seized. Passed May 5, 1863; by a two

thirds vote. CHAP. 475. An Act to amend an act entitled "An act to amend an

act entitled 'An act to amend an act to incorporate the Fireman's Benevolent Association of Rochester,'" passed April 13th, 1837. Also, to amend an act entitled "An act to amend an act to amend an act entitled 'An act to amend an act to incorporate the Fireman's Benevolent Association of Rochester,"" passed May 13th, 1845, which was passed March 17th, 1860. Passed May 5, 1863. CHAP. 476. An Act to confirm the title of Henry M. Sleeman to cer

tain lands in the county of Westchester. Passed May 5, 1863; by

a two-thirds vote. CHAP. 477. An Act to amend the charter of the Ponghkeepsie Savings

Bank. Passed May 5, 1863. OMAP. 478. An Act to incorporate the Malden Railroad Company,

Passed May 5, 1863.

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