ief of the securities of Robt. S. Coleman, late Sheriff of Carroll county; refunding to Rufus Pulner, late Sheriff of the county of Patrick, a sum of money paid on an erroneous assessment of land; amending and re-enacting the 8th, 9th and 10th sections of chapter 45 of the Code; and releasing the Commonwealth's title to 556 1-4 acres of fund in the county of Hanover to John H. Taliaferro.
Adverse Report.--The Committee on Finance reported adversely to the petition of Richard Cox and David Griffith, to be refunded a sum of money alleged to have been erroneously assessed against them.
Agreed To.--The House agreed to Senate amendments to House bill "to prevent trespasses, depredations, &c., along the borders of the Potomac and other tide waters in the counties of Fairfax, Stafford and King George."
Bills Referred.--The following Senate bills were read twice and referred to the Committee on Banks, viz: Bills amending the charters of the Banks of Phillippi and Commonwealth.