Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 1.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.

Annotation

[1]   AD, I-Ar. The original bill which Lincoln introduced on January 16, was filed with amendments attached on January 19, as the engrossed copy. On February 6 a final amendment of the Senate amendments was adopted. The bill as amended may be found in Laws of Illinois, 1839, pp. 104-107. A supplemental act was also introduced by Lincoln on February 20 (vide infra).

[2]   See fifth amendment (infra), which was to be inserted at this point.

[3]   See first amendment (infra). Both Wariner (Warrener?) and Morris were omitted in the act as approved and printed.

[4]   See fourth amendment marked by asterisk (infra), which was to be inserted at this point.

[5]   See second amendment (infra), which was to be inserted at this point.

[6]   This description was amended by the Senate and then further amended by Lincoln on February 6. (See final amendment to the amendment of the Senate, infra.)

[7]   This amendment is not in Lincoln's handwriting.

[8]   This final amendment was adopted February 6.