A bill was reported in the Senate yesterday for the establishment of a Board of Claims.
The bill for the sale of the Canal
was referred to a special committee.
Communications were read from the President
of the United States
and Governor of Indiana
.--The tax bill was debated.
passed Senate bill allowing the Petersburg Railroad Company to increase its capital stock.
offered a joint resolution for final adjournment on the 25th instant.
Senate bill incorporating the Southern Express Company was passed.
Resolutions of the Indiana Legislature, in reference to a Convention to amend the Constitution of the United States
, and resolutions of Congress in relation to an amendment of the same instrument, were read.
The Committee on the Penitentiary returned a report on that subject.
A petition was presented in favor of giving liens to persons furnishing building materials.
meets to-day at 10 o'clock.