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year," and inserting in lieu thereof the words "six months;" and by striking therefrom the words "road or poor."

And on the question,

Will the committee agree so to amend the amendment?

The yeas and nays were required by Mr. Darlington and nineteen others, and are as follow, viz:

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Mr. Thomas
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Mr. Young

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So the question was determined in the negative.

A motion was made by Mr. Stevens,

To amend the amendment, by striking therefrom all after the word "year," and inserting in lieu thereof the following, viz: "and if he had previously been a qualified elector of this State six months, and within two years paid a state or county tax, which shall have been assessed at least ten days before the election, shall enjoy the rights of an elector; Provided, That freemen, citizens of the United States, between the ages of twenty-one and twenty-two, and having resided in this State one year before the election, shall be entitled to vote, although they shall not have paid taxes."

And on the question,

Will the committee agree so to amend the amendment?

The yeas and nays were required by Mr. Stevens and nineteen others, and are as follow, viz:

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Mr. Porter, Northam.

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Purviance

Crain

Helffenstein

Read

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Rogers

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Kennedy

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Shellito

Fleming

Mann

Smith

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Martin

Smyth

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Taggart

Gilmore

Overfield

White

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So the question was determined in the affirmative.

The previous question was called for by Messrs. Smyth, Rogers, Martin, Curll, Shellito, Magee, Smith, M'Cahen, Butler, Overfield, Read, Foulkrod, Fuller, Gilmore, Hastings, Clarke of Indiana, Darrah and Farrelly.

And on the question,

Shall the main question be now put?

The yeas and nays were required by Mr. Hiester and nineteen others, and are as follow, viz:

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So the question was determined in the negative.

A motion was then made by Mr. Meredith,

That the committee rise, report progress, and ask leave to sit again.

Which was agreed to.

SAME DAY.

Agreeably to leave given,

The Convention again resolved itself into a committee of the whole, Mr. Kerr in the chair, on the report of the committee to whom was referred the third article of the constitution.

The amendment as amended being under consideration,

A motion was made by Mr. Banks,

To amend the amendment as amended, by adding thereto the fol

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lowing, viz: "Provided also, That no citizen having resided in the State one year as aforesaid, and ten days thereof in the district where he offers to vote, shall be deprived of his vote, although he has not paid any tax or taxes."

And on the question,

Will the committee agree so to amend the amendment as amend

ed?

The yeas and nays were required by Mr. Banks and nineteen others, and are as follow, viz:

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