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In section 1, paragraph (C), I veto the item,“For gymnasium, $25,000.00."..

In section 1, paragraph (B), item: "For tobacco, $3,053.88 per annum," I approve in the sum of $1,000.00 per annum and veto and withhold my approval of all of the sum in said item in excess of said sum of $1 000.00

per annum. Respectfully submitted,

E. F. DUNNE, Governor.

PENAL AND REFORMATORY-SOUTHERN ILLINOIS PENITENTIARY, DEFICIENCY. § 1. Appropriates $19,035.50.

$ 3. Emergency. § 2 How drawn.

(HOUSE BILL NO. 586. APPROVED JUNE 28, 1915.) An Act making an appropriation to meet a deficiency in the appro

priation for the ordinary expenses of the Southern Illinois Penitentiary for the two years ending July 1, 1915, and declaring an emergency.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: That the sum of nineteen thousand thirty-five and 50-100 ($19,035.50) dollars or so much thereof as may be necessary, be and the same is hereby appropriated to the Southern Illinois penitentiary to cover a deficiency in the appropriation made for the ordinary expenses of said penitentiary for the two years ending July 1, 1915, as follows: Food supplies, eleven thousand, two hundred five and 35-100 dollars

$11,205.35 Tobacco, one hundred twenty-eight and 70-100 dollars...... 128.70 Stationery, five hundred eleven and 71-100 dollars....

511.71 Salaries, four thousand six hundred eighty-nine and 20-100 dollars

4,689.20 Soap, ninety-two and 55-100 dollars..

92.55 Hardware, three hundred twenty-two and 42-100 dollars.... 322.42 Electrical supplies, one hundred thirty-five and 54-100 dollars 135.54 Telegraph and telephone, sixty-one and 86-100 dollars..... 61.86 Barber supplies, eight and 78-100 dollars.....

8.78 Coal, eight hundred forty-six and 35-100 dollars.

846.35 Postage stamps, one hundred seventeen and 94-100 dollars.. 117.94 Drugs, ninety-eight and 26-100 dollars.

98.26 Disinfectants, fifty dollars

50.00 Oil and compounds, four hundred forty-six and 13-100 dollars 446.13 Footwear, two hundred twenty-two and 75-100 dollars... 222.75 Freight, ninety-seven and 96-100 dollars...

97.96

Total ..

.$19,035.50 $ 2. The Auditor of Public Accounts is hereby authorized and directed to draw his warrants for the sum hereby appropriated, upon the presentation of itemized vouchers, certified to, by the board of commissioners of said penitentiary, signed by the president and attested by the secretary, with the seal of the institution attached, and approved by the Governor.

$ 3. WHEREAS, The appropriation above recited is necessary to meet the deficiency above mentioned, therefore, an emergency exists and this Act shall be in force and take effect from and after its passage.

APPROVED June 28th, 1915.

PENAL AND REFORMATORY-STATE PENITENTIARY, DEFICIENCY. $ 1. Appropriates $125,000 for purposes named. § 3. Emergency. § 2. How drawn.

(SENATE BILL No. 316. APPROVED MAY 27, 1915.) An Act to make an appropriation to provide for emergency expenditures

at the Illinois State Penitentiary at Joliet; to cover deficit in ordinary expenses caused by increase in population, and to rehabilitate industrial plant and procure materials to take the place of those destroyed by fire; and declaring an emergency.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: That the sum of One Hundred Twenty-five Thousand Dollars ($125,000) or so much thereof as may be necessary be and the same is hereby appropriated for the purpose of meeting emergency expenditures made necessary by the increase in population and by fire los [s]es at the Illinois State Penitentiary at Joliet for the fiscal year 1915 :

For ordinary expenses to cover increase in population to-wit: Salaries and food, officers, thirty thousand nine hundred dollars ..

-$30,900.00 Food, inmates, twenty-three thousand one hundred dollars.. 23,100.00 Clothing room, three thousand dollars...

3,000.00 Discharge clothing, transportation, eighteen hundred dollars.. 1,800.00 Upkeep cell houses, and tobacco, twelve hundred dollars... 1,200.00 Shops, guard boxes, incidentals, fifteen hundred dollars.... 1,500.00 Power, coal and light, ten thousand, five hundred dollars. 10,500.00 Hospital and sanitary, six hundred dollars....

600.00 Supplies, eighteen hundred dollars

1,800.00 Traveling expense, three hundred dollars..

300.00 Teaming and stables, three hundred dollars.

300.00 Total ..

. $75,000.00 As the appropriations for the years 1913 and 1914 were based upon a daily average of population of fourteen hundred prisoners at an annual cost of $187.20 per prisoner, and whereas the daily average count has steadily increased until it has reached eighteen hundred and twenty prisoners, therefore, on this basis, it will cost to maintain the Illinois State Penitentiary at Joliet for the year 1915, the sum of..$340,000.00 Amount appropriated was

265,000.00 Deficiency

$75,000.00 To rehabilitate the industrial plant, and supply materials to replace same lost by fire, to wit: For the fire of June 3rd, 1914, for materials and manu

factured stock totally destroyed; machinery and equipment damaged beyond repair, and damages to building, the sum of

$15,000.00 For the fire of December 21st, 1914, for materials and manu

factured stock totally destroyed; machinery and equipment damaged beyond repair and damages to buildings, the sum of.

35,000.00

$50,000.00 Total, One Hundred and Twenty-five Thousand ($125,000.00) 8 2. The Auditor of Public Accounts is hereby authorized and directed, upon a presentation of itemized vouchers certified to by the Board of Commissioners of the Illinois State Penitentiary at Joliet, signed by the President and attested by the Secretary, with the seal of the institution attached, and approved by the Governor, to draw his warrants on the State Treasurer for the sums herein appropriated; and the State Treasurer is hereby authorized and directed to pay the sums out of any money in the State Treasury not otherwise appropriated.

dollars.

§ 3. WHEREAS, said sums are immediately required; therefore, an emergency exists, and this Act shall take effect from and after its passage and approval.

APPROVED May 27th, 1915.

POWER PLANT-INSTALLATION AND EXTENSION OF EQUIPMENT. § 1. Appropriates $140,000.

§ 3. Emergency. 2 How drawn.

(HOUSE BILL No. 694. APPROVED JUNE 28, 1915.) An Act to provide for the installation and extension of equipment in

the light, heat and power plant and in the Capitol building at Springfield, Illinois, and making an appropriation therefor.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: That the sum of one hundred and forty thousand dollars ($140,000.00) be and hereby is appropriated for the installation and extension of equipment in the light, heat and power plant and in the Capitol building at Springfield, Illinois, under the direction of the Secretary of State.

§ 2. The Auditor of Public Accounts is hereby authorized and directed to draw his warrants upon the State Treasurer for the funds hereby appropriated, upon the filing of bills of particulars certified to by the Secretary of State and approved by the Governor; and the State Treasurer is hereby authorized and directed to pay the same out of any moneys in the State treasury not otherwise appropriated.

§ 3. WHEREAS, the appropriation hereinbefore provided is absolutely necessary to place said plant and Capitol building in operative efficiency at the earliest possible time, therefore an emergency exists and this Act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage and approval.

APPROVED June 28th, 1915.

PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION-DEFICIENCY. $1. Appropriates $35,000 for purposes named. $ 3. Emergency. 2. How drawn.

(SENATE BILL No. 159. APPROVED JUNE 11, 1915.) An Act making an appropriation to meet a deficiency in appropria

tions for the Illinois State Public Utilities Commission and to provide the necessary funds to carry on the business of said commission, including the amount necessary to carry on the business of the State Grain Inspection Department, until the first day of July, 1915, and declaring an emergency.

"SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: That the sum of thirty-five thousand ($35,000.00) dollars, or so much thereof as may be necessary, be and the same is hereby appropriated to meet a deficit in the expenses of the Illinois State Public Utilities Commission, as follows: Salaries

$23,000.00 Traveling expenses

3,400.00 Furniture

600.00 Rent, Odd Fellows Bldg., Springfield, and Insurance Exchange Bldg., Chicago

900.00 Miscellaneous expenses; outside reporting and transcripts,

books and publications, engineering, equipment, light, telephone and telegrams, water and ice, express charges, postage, stationery and printing, and office supplies....

1,910.23 For transportation of employees in grain inspection department

5,189.77

Total ....

....$35,000.00 § 2. The Auditor of Public Accounts is hereby authorized and directed upon the presentation of proper vouchers ordered to be paid by the chairman of the Illinois State Public Utilities Commission and approved by the Governor, to draw. his warrants . upon the State Treasurer for the sum herein appropriated and the State Treasurer is authorized and directed to pay the sum (same] out of moneys in the treasury not otherwise appropriated.

§ 3. WHEREAS, the moneys above appropriated are immediately required, therefore an emergency exists, and this Act shall be in force from and after its passage and approval.

APPROVED June 11th, 1915.

RELIEF-HENRY C. ALLEN, MOTOR BOAT. § 1. Appropriates $250.

§ 2. How drawn. (HOUSE BILL No. 514. APPROVED JUNE 28, 1915.) An Act for an appropriation to pay and reimburse Henry C. Allen for

the use and value of a motor boat used and destroyed by fire in the service of the State Fish and Game Commission.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: That the sum of two hundred fifty ($250) dollars be and the same hereby is appropriated to reimburse Henry C. Allen for the loss of a motor boat while in the service of the State Fish and Game Commission.

§ 2. The Auditor of Public Accounts is hereby authorized and directed, upon the presentation of a bill presented by the said Henry C. Allen and certified by the president of the State Fish and Game Commission, to draw his warrant upon the State Treasurer for the sum of two hundred fifty ($250) dollars payable to the said Henry C. Allen in full of all claim or demand against the State on account of the use and loss of his motor boat, and the State Treasurer is hereby authorized and directed to pay the same out of any funds in the State treasury not otherwise appropriated.

APPROVED June 28th, 1915.

RELIEF-CHARLES ALLING, INJURIES. Preamble.

§ 2. How drawn. § 1. Appropriates $5,000.

(HOUSE BILL No. 558. APPROVED JUNE 28, 1915.) An Act to make an appropriation to compensate Charles Alling,

formerly attorney for the Illinois State Board of Health, for the loss of his right eye.

WHEREAS, Charles Alling of the city of Chicago, county of Cook and State of Illinois was attorney for the Illinois State Board of Health on December 24th, A. D. 1913, and was then discussing in his office the adjustment of certain suits brought by him in behalf of said Board against Frank Klimek; and

WHEREAS, said Frank Klimek without any provocation and without any warning then and there attempted to kill said Alling by firing a shot from a revolver through the right eye of said Alling; and

WHEREAS, said injury resulted in the total loss of sight of said eye and necessitated the employment of two surgeons and expenses for hospital treatment and artificial eyes, and seriously impaired his usefulness in his profession, his remaining eye being weaker than the eye which was lost; and

WHEREAS, the Court of Claims of the State of Illinois has heard testimony and arguments in behalf of a claim for $22,000 filed by said Alling and has rejected said claim,

Now therefore,

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: That the sum of five thousand ($5,000) dollars be and is hereby appropriated for compensation to Charles Alling, formerly attorney for the Illinois State Board of Health, for the loss of his right eye incurred by him while in the discharge of his duty as said attorney, without fault or negligence on his part, to be paid to him out of any moneys in the treasury not otherwise appropriated.

§ 2. The Auditor of Public Accounts is hereby authorized and directed to draw his warrant on the State Treasurer in favor of Charles Alling for the sum hereby appropriated, and the State Treasurer is authorized and directed to pay said sum out of any money in the State treasury not otherwise appropriated.

APPROVED June 28th, 1915.

RELIEF-MONS ANDERSON AND OTHERS-INJURIES. Preamble.

§ 2. How drawn. $1. Appropriates $30,500 to persons named.

(HOUSE BILL NO. 392. APPROVED JUNE 14, 1915.) An Act for an appropriation for the relief of Mons Anderson; Catherine

Morrisey; Mollie Ramenofsky; Pearl D. Bowman; Margaret Woodbury; Lillie Sumberg; Nels Munson; Catherine Payne; Norma Payne; Vivian Kelley; Joseph Herrick; Ida Ackerman; Isabelle Bennett; Ethel Steele; Nettie Steele and George Hanson.

WHEREAS, Mons Anderson; Catherine Morrissey; Mollie Ramenofsky; Pearl D. Bowman; Margaret Woodbury; Lillie Sumberg; Nels

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