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Page Pensions to Invalids. An act concerning invalids. (Obsolete.) June 7, 1794............. 392 Patents for Useful Inventions. An act supplementary to the act entitled “ An act to promote the progress of the useful arts." (Obsolete.) June 7, 1794.. ...

393 Light-kouses, Beacons, Buoys. An act to continue in force for a limited time the act supple

mentary to the act for the establishment and support of light-houses, beacons, buoys, and publie piers. (Obsolete.) June 7, 1794....

393 Consent of Congress to Act of Maryland for the Appointment of a Health Officer. An act declaring

the consent of Congress to an act of the State of Maryland passed the twenty-eighth of December, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-three, for the appointment of

a health officer. June 9, 1794........ Virginia Military Land-Warrants for Land north-west of the River Ohio. An act to amend the

act entitled “ An act to enable the officers and soldiers of the Virginia line on continental establishment, to obtain titles to certain lands lying north-west of the river Ohio, between the Little Miami and Sciota.” June 9, 1794.......

394 Appropriations for the Support of Government. An act making appropriations for certain purposes therein expressed. (Obsolete.) June 9, 1794.....

... 394 Courts of the United States. An act making certain alterations in the act for establishing the

Judicial Courts, and altering the time and place of holding certain Courts. (Obsolete.) June 9, 1794.......

395 Duties on Property sold at Auction. An act laying duties on property sold at Auction. (Repealed.) June 9, 1794......

397

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STATUTE II.-1794, 1795.

Militia for the Protection of the Four Western Counties of Pennsylvania. An act to authorize

the President to call out and station a corps of militia in the four western counties of Pennsylvania for a limited time. (Obsolete.) Nov. 29, 1794.......

... 403 Privilege of Franking extended to the Delegate from the Western Territory. An act extending the

privilege of franking to James White, the delegate from the Territory of the United States south of the river Ohio; and making provision for his compensation. (Obsolete.) Dec. 3, 1794.....

... 403 Courts of the United States. An act to amend and explain the twenty-second section of the

« Act establishing the Judicial Courts of the United States." Dec. 12, 1794....... 404 Loan of Two Millions of Dollars. An act authorizing a loan of two millions of dollars. (Obsolete.) Dec. 18, 1794.....

404 Appropriations for the Expenses of the Military Establishment and of the Militia. An act making

appropriations for the support of the military establishment for the year one thousand seven hundred and ninety-five, and for the expenses of the militia lately called into the service of the United States. (Obsolete.) Dec. 31, 1794....

404 Appropriations for the Support of Government. An act making appropriations for the support

of government for the year one thousand seven hundred and ninety-five. (Obsolete.) Jan. 2, 1795.....

405 Pay of the Militia of the United States when in actual Service. An act to regulate the pay of the

non-commissioned officers, musicians, and privates of the militia of the United States, when called into actual service, and for other purposes. (Obsolete.) Jan. 2, 1795.....

.... 408 Transfer of Stock standing to the Credit of certain States. An act authorizing the transfer of

the stock standing to the credit of certain States. (Obsolete.) Jan. 2, 1795....... 409 Debt of the United States. An act providing for the payment of certain instalments of foreign

debts; and of the third instalment due on a loan made of the Bank of the United States. (Obsolete.) Jan. 8, 1795........

409 District Court of Pennsylvania, certain Suits and Process revived. An act for reviving certain

suits and process which have been discontinued in the District Court of Pennsylvania. (Obsolete.) Jan. 28, 1795......

410 Domestic Debt of the United States. An act further extending the time for receiving on loan

the domestic debt of the United States. (Obsolete.) Jan. 28, 1795.......... 410 Remission of Tonnage Duties on certain French Vessels. An act for the remission of the ton

nage duties on certain French vessels. (Obsolete.) Jan. 28, 1795.......... ... 410 Duties on Merchandise imported into the United States. An act supplementary to the several

acts imposing duties on goods, wares, and merchandises imported into the United States. (Obsolete.) Jan. 29, 1795..

411

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Drawbacks. An act making further provision in cases of drawback. (Repealed.) Jan. 29, 1795.....

411 Pay of the Militia of the United States when in actual Service. An act in addition to the act en

titled “ An act to regulate the pay of the non-commissioned officers, musicians, and privates of the militia of the United States, when called into actual service, and for other purposes.” (Obsolete.) Jan. 29, 1795......

414 Naturalization. An act to establish an uniform rule of naturalization, and to repeal the act heretofore passed on that subject. (Altered.) Jan. 29, 1795.....

414 Treasury and War Depurtments. An act to amend the act entitled “ An act making alterations in the Treasury and War Departments.” Feb. 13, 1795.......

415 Compensation of certain Officers employed in the Collection of Duties. An act relative to the

compensations of certain officers employed in the collection of the duties of impost and tonnage. (Obsolete.) Feb. 14, 1795......

416 Pensions to Invalids. An act supplementary to the act concerning invalids. (Obsolete.) Feb. 21, 1795....

418 Debt of the United States. An act for the reimbursement of a loan authorized by an act of the last session of Congress. (Obsolete.) Feb. 21, 1795......

418 Light-house near the Entrance of Georgetown Harbour, North Carolina. An act authorizing the

erection of a light-house near the entrance of Georgetown harbour, in the State of North Carolina. Feb. 21, 1795.........

418 Office of Purveyor of Public Supplies. An act to establish the office of Purveyor of Public Supplies. Feb. 23, 1795....

419 Fees in Admiralty Cases in the District Courts of the United States. An act to continue in force

the act“ for ascertaining the fees in admiralty proceedings in the District Courts of

the United States, and for other purposes.” (Expired.) Feb. 25, 1795............ 419 Post-offices and Post-roads. An act to amend the act entitled “ An act to establish the post

offices and post-roads within the United States." (Repealed.) Feb. 25, 1795...... 419 Collection of Duties on Merchandise imported. An act supplementary to the act en

titled “ An act to provide more effectually for the collection of the duties on goods, wares, and merchandise imported into the United States,” and on the tonnage of ships or vessels. (Repealed and Supplied.) Feb. 26, 1795.....

420 Relief of Sufferers by the Insurgents of Pennsylvania. An act to provide some present relief to

the officers of government and citizens who have suffered in their property by the

insurgents in the western counties of Pennsylvania. (Obsolete.) Feb. 27, 1795... 423 Additional Compensation to the District Judges of Rhode Island and Delaware. An act for allow

ing an additional compensation to the judges of the districts of Rhode Island and Delaware. Feb. 27, 1795....

423 Militia of the United States. An act to provide for calling forth the militia to execute the

laws of the Union, suppress insurrections, and repel invasions; and to repeal the act now in force for those purposes. (Obsolete.) Feb. 28, 1795......

424 Acts of Maryland, and Acts for the Support of Light-houses. An act to continue in force for a limited time the acts therein mentioned. (Obsolete.) March 2, 1795........

425 Light-houses, Beacons, Buoys, &c. An act relative to cessions of jurisdiction in places where

light-houses, beacons, buoys, and public piers have been or may hereafter be erected and fixed. March 2, 1795..

426 Coasting Vessels passing between Long Island and Rhode Island. An act relative to the passing

vessels between Long Island and Rhode Island. March 2, 1795..... 426 Duties on Snuff and Refined Sugar. An act to alter and amend the act entitled “ An act lay

ing certain duties upon snuff and refined sugar.” (Repealed.) March 3, 1795.... 426 Army of the United States. An act for continuing and regulating the military establishment'

of the United States, and for repealing sundry acts heretofore passed on that subject. (Repealed and supplied.) March 3, 1795....

430 Debt of the United States. act making further provision for the support of public credit

and for the redemption of the public debt. (Obsolete.) March 3, 1795........... 433 Appropriations for the Military and Naval establishments and for the Support of Government. An

act making further appropriations for the military and naval establishments, and for the support of government. (Obsolete.) March 3, 1795......

438 Mint and Coins of the United States. An act plementary to the act entitled "An act esta

blishing a mint, and regulating the coins of the United States." March 3, 1795.... 439

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Debts due from individuals to the United States. An act for the more effectual recovery of debts due from individuals to the United States. March 3, 1795....

441 Galliopolis, Lands granted to the French Inhabitants. An act to authorize a grant of lands to

the French inhabitants of Galliopolis, and for other purposes therein mentioned.
March 3, 1795......

442 Promulgation of the Laws of the United States. An act for the more general promulgation of the laws of the United States. March 3, 1795........

443 Trade with the Indians. An act making provision for the purposes of trade with the Indians. (Obsolete.) March 3, 1795....

443 Compensation of Clerks. An act to regulate the compensation of clerks. (Obsolete.) March 3, 1795....

443 Erportation of Arms, Cannon, and Military Stores authorized in certain Cases. An act autho

rizing the exportation of arms, cannon, and military stores in certain cases. March
3, 1795...

444

Acts of the fourth Congress of the United States.

STATUTE I.-1796.

450

Appropriations for the Support of Government. An act making appropriations for the support

of government for the year one thousand seven hundred and ninety-six. (Obso-
lete.) Feb. 5, 1796.......

445 Debt of the United States. An act further extending the time for receiving on loan the domestic debt of the United States. (Obsolete.) Feb. 19, 1796.....

448 Compensation to Members of Congress, and to certain Oficers of both Houses. An act for allowing

compensation to the members of the Senate and House of Representatives of the

United States, and to certain officers of both houses. (Obsolete.) March 10, 1796. 448 Invalid Registers of Ships. An act providing relief for a limited time in certain cases of invalid registers. (Obsolete.) March 10, 1796........

449 Appropriation for the Support of the Military Establishment. An act making a partial appro

priation for the support of the military establishment for the year one thousand

seven hundred and ninety-six. (Obsolete.) March 12, 1796..... Pensions. An act for the relief of certain officers and soldiers who have been wounded or

disabled in the actual service of the United States. (Obsolete.) March 23, 1796.. 450 Circuit Court of North Carolina. An act making certain provisions in regard to the Circuit

Court for the district of North Carolina. (Obsolete.) March 31, 1796...... 450 Fees in Admiralty Proceedings. An act to continue in force “ An act to ascertain the fees in

admiralty proceedings in the District Courts of the United States, and for other pur-
poses." (Expired.) March 31, 1796...

451 Light-house on Baker's Island, Massachusetts. An act authorizing the erection of a light-house on Baker's Island in the State of Massachusetts. April 8, 1796......

452 Trading-houses with the Indian Tribes. An act for establishing trading-houses with the Indian tribes. (Expired.) April 18, 1796...

452 A Naval Armament. An act supplementary to an act entitled "An act to provide a naval armament.” (Obsolete.) April 20, 1796.....

453 X Debl of the United States. An act in addition to an act entitled “An act making further pro

vision for the support of public credit, and for the redemption of the public debt.”
(Obsolete.) April 28, 1796..

458 Expenses of executing the Treaty with Great Britain. An act making an appropriation towards

defraying the expenses which may arise in carrying into effect the treaty of amity,
commerce, and navigation made between the United States and the King of Great
Britain. (Obsolete.) May 6, 1796.........

459 Expenses of executing the Treaty with Spain. An act making an appropriation for defraying

the expenses which may arise in carrying into effect the treaty made between the
United States and the King of Spain. (Obsolete.) May 6, 1796...

459

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461

Expenses of executing the Treaty with Algiers. An act making an appropriation for defraying

the expenses which may arise in carrying into effect the treaty made between the

United States and the Dey and Regency of Algiers. (Obsolete.) May 6, 1796..... 460 X Expenses of executing the Treaty with certain Indian Tribes. An act making appropriations

for defraying the expenses which may arise in carrying into effect a treaty made between the United States and certain Indian tribes north-west of the river Ohio. (Obsolete.) May 6, 1796......

460 A Loan for the Use of the City of Washington. An act authorizing a loan for the use of the

city of Washington, in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes therein

mentioned. May 6, 1796..... Revenue Cutters. An act making further provision relative to the revenue cutters. (Obsolete.) May 6, 1796.....

461 Consent of Congress to an Act of the State of Maryland. An act to continue in force for a

limited time an act entitled “ An act declaring the consent of Congress to an act of the State of Maryland,” passed the twenty-eighth of December, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-three, for the appointment of a health officer. (Expired and Supplied.) May 6, 1796..

462 Circuit Court of the United States for the District of Pennsylvania. An act to repeal so much of

an act entitled " An act to establish the Judicial Courts of the United States," as directs that alternate sessions of the Circuit Court for the district of Pennsylvania shall be holden at Yorktown, and for other purposes. May 12, 1796.....

463 Compensation for Horses killed belonging to Officers of the Army. An act allowing compensation

for horses killed in battle belonging to officers of the army of the United States. (Obsolete.) May 12, 1796.....

463 Consent of Congress to Acts of the States of Maryland, Georgia, and Rhode Island, and Providence

Plantations. An act declaring the consent of Congress to certain acts of the State of Maryland, and to continue an act declaring the assent of Congress to certain acts of the States of Maryland, Georgia, and Rhode Island, and Providence Plantations, so far as the same respects the States of Georgia, and Rhode Island, and Providence Plantations. (Expired.) May 12, 1796...

463 Light-house on Cape Cod in the State of Massachusetts. An act authorizing the erection of a light-house on Cape Cod, in the State of Massachusetts. May 17, 1796....

464 Sale of Public Lands in the Territory north-west of the River Ohio and above the Kentucky River.

An act providing for the sale of the lands of the United States, in the territory north

west of the river Ohio, and above the mouth of Kentucky river. May 18, 1796.... 464 Trade and Intercourse with the Indian Tribes, and to preserve Peace. An act to regulate trade

and intercourse with the Indian tribes, and to preserve peace on the frontiers. (Expired and Supplied.) May 19, 1796......

469 Quarantine. An act relative to quarantine. (Repealed and Supplied.) May 27, 1796.... 474 Accountant of the War Department. An act altering the compensation of the accountant to the War Department. (Obsolete.) May 27, 1796.....

474 Mint. An act respecting the mint. (Expired and Supplied.) May 27, 1796...

475 * Circuit Courts of Vermont and Rhode Island, &c. An act altering the sessions of the Circuit

Courts in the district of Vermont and Rhode Island, and for other purposes. (Obsolete.) May 27, 1796..

475 Collection of Duties on Merchandise, and Duties on Tonnage. An act in addition to an act en

titled “ An act supplementary to the act entitled . An act to provide more effectually for the collection of the duties on goods, wares, and merchandise imported into the United States, and on the tonnage of ships or vessels.'”. (Repealed and Sup. plied.) May 27, 1796......

476 Relief and Protection of American Seamen. An act for the relief and protection of American seamen. April 28, 1796....

477 Duties on Carriages. An act laying duties upon carriages for the conveyance of persons;

and repealing the former act for that purpose. (Repealed.) May 28, 1796..... 478 Imprisonment for Debt. An act for the relief of persons imprisoned for debt. (Expired.) May 28, 1796....

482 Army of the United States. An act to ascertain and fix the military establishment of the (United States. (Repealed.) May 30, 1796.....

483 Compensation of Clerks. An act to regulate the compensation of clerks. (Obsolete.) May 30, 1796...

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Foreign Intercourse. An act making further provision for the expenses attending the inter

course of the United States with foreign nations; and to continue in force the act
entitled “An act providing the means of intercourse between the United States and
foreign nations.” May 30, 1790......

487 X Light-houses, &c., Remission of Forfeitures, Collection of Duties on Distilled Spirits. An act to

continue in force, for a limited time, the acts therein mentioned. (Obsolete.) May
30, 1796....

488 Debt of the United States, Loan of Five Millions of Dollars. An act making provision for the

payment of certain debts of the United States. (Expired.) May 31, 1796......... 488 Passports for Ships and Vessels of the United States. An act providing passports for the ships and vessels of the United States. June 1, 1796.....

489 Public Lands appropriated for the United Brethren, &c. An act regulating the grants of lands

appropriated for military services, and for the Society of United Brethren, for pro-
pagating the Gospel among the heathen. June 1, 1797......

490 The State of Tennessee admitted into the Union. An act for the admission of the State of Tennessee into the Union. June 1, 1796...

491 Appropriations to satisfy Demands attending the late Insurrection, and to increase the Compensation

of Jurors and Witnesses. An act making an appropriation to satisfy certain demands
attending the late insurrection, and to increase the compensation to jurors and wit-
nesses in the courts of the United States. (Obsolete.) June 1, 1796....

492 Drawback on Domestic Distilled Spirits, and on Spirits exported. An act limiting the time for

the allowance of drawback on the exportation of domestic distilled spirits, and
allowing a drawback upon such spirits exported in vessels of less than thirty tons

by the Mississippi. (Repealed.) June 1, 1796......
Appropriations for the Support of Government. An act making further appropriations for the

year one thousand seven hundred and ninety-six. (Obsolete.) June 1, 1797........ 493 Appropriations for the Military and Naval Establishments. An act making appropriations for

the support of the military and naval establishments for the year one thousand

seven hundred and ninety-six. (Obsolete.) June 1, 1796.......
Relief to the Owners of Stills in certain Cascs. An act providing relief to the owners of stills

within the United States for a limited time in certain cases. (Obsolete.) June 1,
1796....

494 Duties on Snuff and Refined Sugar. An act to suspend, in part, the act entitled “ An act to

alter and amend the act entitled · An act laying certain duties upon snuff and refined
sugar.'” (Obsolete.) June 1, 1796....

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496 X

STATUTE II.—1796, 1797.
Promulgation of the Laws of the United States. An act to amend the act entitled “ An act for

the more general promulgation of the laws of the United States.” (Obsolete.) Dec.

21, 1796... Laws of the United States extended to the State of Tennessee. An act giving effect to the laws of the United States within the State of Tennessee. Jan. 31, 1797......

496 Compensation of the Attorney-General augmented. An act to augment the compensation of the

attorney-general of the United States. (Obsolete.) March 2, 1797.......... 497 Crimes. An act to continue in force for a limited time the act, in addition to the act, for

the punishment of certain crimes against the United States. (Expired.) March 2,
1797....

497 Provision for the Accommodation of the Household of the President of the United States. An act

making further provision for the further accommodation of the household of the
President of the United States. (Obsolete.) March 2, 1797......

497 Registering and Recording of Ships or Vessels, and Vessels in the Coasting Trade and Fisheries.

An act in addition to an act entitled “ An act concerning the registering and record-
ing of ships or vessels,” and to an act entitled “ An act enrolling and licensing ships
or vessels employed in the coasting trade and fisheries, and for regulating the same.”
(Obsolete.) March 2, 1797.....

493 Appropriations for the Support of Government. An act making appropriations for the support

of government for the year one thousand seven hundred and ninety-seven. (Ob-
solete.) March 3, 1797..

498 Compensation and Duties of certain Officers of the Customs. An act relative to the compensation

and duties of certain officers employed in the collection of impost and tonnage.
(Obsolete.) March 3, 1797....

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