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an act entitled "an act to authorize the organization of ten or more companies of rangers," passed February, 27, 1862, as to authorize the Governor to commission as officers citizens of counties which have been occupied by the enemy since the passage of said act. Mr.Nelson offered the following resolution: Resolved, That the Committee on Military Affairs inquire into the expediency of organizing and maintaining, during the war, an army of the State of Virginia. Adopted. Mr. Whitten asked leave to offer a bill to authorize the organization of Rangers for certain counties. The bill was read a first time. Mr. Pate offered the following resolution; Resolved, That the Senate will, on the 12th day of May, proceed, in conformity with the ordinances of the Convention, to fill vacancies from the — and — districts. Laid on the table. On motion of Mr. Newman, the Senate resolved itself into secret session, and after remaining some time therein, the doo