The President announced the Standing Committees of the Senate, as follows:
On Privileges and Elections,--Messrs. Thomas of Fairfax, Newton, Dickerson of Grayson, Thomas of Henry, Early, Spitler, and Finney.
On Courts of Justice--Messrs. Coghill, Robertson, Neeson, Day, Christian of Middlesex, Bae, Robertson, Lynch, Early, Christian of Middlesex, Hart, and Branch.
On Banks.--Messrs. Ishell, Christian of Augusta, Robertson, Thomas of Henry, Claiborne, Newton, and McKenney.
On Lunatic Asylums.--Messrs. Claiborne, Urquhart, Greever, Isbell, Garnett, Christian of Augusta, and Branch.
On Agriculture and Commerceessrs. Pennybacker, Spitler, and Branch.
On the Bonds of Public Officers.--Messrs. Newman, Caraway, and Christian of Middlesex.
On Public Printing.--Messrs. Newton, Hart, and Pate.
On Enrolled Bills.--Messrs. Thomas of Henry, Logan, Pennybacker, Thompson, and Massie.
On Clerk's Office.--Messrs. Early, Taliaferr