ill amending an act incorporating the Princess Anne Savings Bank, in Princess Anne county, passed Feb. 27, 1860.
Resolutions of Inquiry, &c.--The following resolutions of inquiry, &c., were adopted and referred: By Mr. Pate, of reporting a bill incorporating the Ambler Oil and Coal Company; by the same, of reporting a bill incorporating the Hughes Creek Oil and Coal Company; by the same, of reporting a bill incorporating the Fayette Oil and Coal Company; by Mr. Gatewood, petition of Fanny Mathews, for leave to enslave herself and child to Gabriel Jordan, of Page county; by Mr. Nash, of amending the 47th section of chapter 58 of the Code of Virginia; by Mr. Douglass, of compensating John Critcher for services in prosecuting one Samuel Hubbard, charged with murder, in the Circuit Court of Westmoreland county; by Mr. McKenny, of reporting a bill providing for the payment of 2 1-2 per centum upon the invoice value of all goods imported by steamers from Europe to any port of Virginia;
A communication from the House was read, announcing the passage of sundry bills, and an amendment to the bill for the relief of Ro. Y. Overby, which was agreed to.
Reports of Committees.--The following bills were reported from the appropriated committees; A bill to incorporate the Fayette Oil and Coal Co.; a bill to incorporate the Hughes' Creek Oil and Coal Company; a bill to incorporate the Ambler Oil and Coal Company; a bill for the voluntary enslavement of Fanny Mathews and child, without compensation to the State.
Several bills coming up on their passage were laid on the table, and others were ordered to be engrossed and read a third time.
Mr. Nash proposed to amend the first section of the bill amending the charter of the Bank of the Commonwealth.
Bills Passed.--A bill to amend the act incorporating the Princess Anne Savings Bank; a bill to incorporate the Richmond City Insurance Company; a bill to incorporate the Steam Sugar Refinery C
Messrs. Brannon, Bruce, Caldwell, Carson, Claiborne, A. D. Dickinson, Early, French, Gatewood, Isbell, Neal, Paxton and Thompson-- 13.
Bills Passed.--Senate bill to provide for the voluntary enslavement of Thomas Garland and Mary Anderson, persons of color, in the county of Hanover; Senate bill to amend the third and fourth sections of an act passed March 15, 1850, to provide for the inspection of guano and plaster of Paris, in the city of Richmond and town of Petersburg; Senate bill for the relief of the securities of Eugenius Tibbs, late Sheriff of the county of Ritchie; Senate bill directing the payment of certain interest to Emmet J. O' Brien; Senate bill for the relief of the securities of Thomas K. Davis, late Sheriff of Prince William county; Senate bill for the relief of Benjamin S. Reynolds, of Harrison county; Senate bill authorizing the voluntary enslavement of Fanny Mathews, without compensation to the State.
On motion of Mr. H. W. Thomas, the Senate adjourned.