adjournment of the General Assembly in the event of the adoption of the new Constitution.
Mr. Conrad, from a special committee, reported a bill for the revision of the military laws of the present session.
Mr. Brannon, from the Committee for Courts of Justice, reported a resolution in relation to certain coupons held by C. W. Purcell & Co.
A bill for the relief of Wilson Hix, Sheriff of Appomattox county.
A bill for the relief of Robert Cook.
A bill paying to John Kelly, surviving partner of the firm of Kelly & Largner, the amount of a judgment of the Circuit Court of the city of Richmond against the Board of Public Works.
The stay law
On motion of Mr. Whittle, the bill providing for a stay law was taken up.
Mr. Collier moved that the bill and amendments be laid on the table and made the order of the day for Monday next.
The motion was agreed to.
A bill amending and re-enacting the 8