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ision allowing the General Assembly at its discretion, to divide counties, and just requiring voters in any county not entitled to separate representation, to vote in the same election district. Census and Statistics. On motion of Mr. Stuart, the 36th section, requiring a census to be taken at intervals of the years from the dates of the returns of the Confederate States, was stricken out. Elections. Mr. Stuart moved to strike out from the 26th section the words "but special elections until vacancies in the office or judge of any court shall be for a full term." Agreed to Article IV, as amended, was then adopted. Executive Department. Mr. Moffett moved to amend the 2d section Article IV, so as to make the Governor Executive by the joint vote of the two Houses in the General Assembly. After a spirited debate, the previous question was called by Mr. Price, and sustained the amendment was then rejected — ayes 42, nays 65. The Convention adjourned.