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RALPH IZARD, President of the
. . Senate, pro tempore. APPROVED, June the seventh, 1794:
Prendent of the United States.
. Aet supplementary to the Act for the Establisha . . ment and Support of Light-Houses, Beacons, Buoys, and public Piers. ..
An Act to amend the Act, intitled, “ 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 Rin ver Ohio, between the little Miami and Sciota.
D E it enacted by the Senate and House of Re- Officers &
D presentatives of the United States of Ameri- fodiers of ea, in Congress assembled, That all, and every
vers Virginia officer and foldier of the Virginia line on con- to obtain tinental establishment, his or their heirs or afligns, entitled to bounty lands on the northwest side of the river Ohio, between the Sciota and little Miami rivers, by the laws of the state of Virginia, and included in the terms of cession of the said state to the United States, shall, on producing the warrant, or a certified copy thereof, and a certificate under the seal of the office where the said warrants are legally kept, that the same or a part thereof remains unsatisfied, and on producing the survey, agreeably to the laws of Virginia, for the tract or tracts to which he or they may be entitled, ducesurvey as aforesaid, to the Secretary of the depart
la ry of Wor. ment of war, fuch officer and soldier, his or
their heirs or assigns, shall be entitled to, and
receive a patent for the same from the Presi. And re dent of the United States, any thing in any
lacom former law to the contrary notwithstanding. tent from President Provided, That no letters-patent shall be isof United
sued for a greater quantity of land, than shall Statcs.
appear to remain due on such warrant, and that, before the seal of the United States shall be affixed to such letters-patent, the Secretary
of the department of war shall have endorsed . To he en- thercon,
thereon, that the grantee therein named, or dorsed by the person under whom he claims, was ori. Secretary of War.
ginally entitled to such bounty lands, and every such letters-patent shall be countersign
ed by the Secretary of State, and a minute of And coun- the date thereof, and the name of the gran. tersigned by secreta- tee, shall be entered of record in his office in a ry of State, book to be specially provided for that purpose. &c.
FREDERICK AUGUSTUS MUHLENBERG,
Senate, pro tempore.
Prefident of the United States,
poses therein expressed.
House of Representatives of the United States of America, in Congress assembled, That there be appropriated for the several
Additional ting a detachment from the militia of the Uni
Cap- ted States, two hundred thousand dollars : propria. mon... For the equipment of gallies, or other vessels
pursuant to an act of the present seslion, eighty thousand dollars: For the expense of additional clerk-hire in the department of war, seven hundred and fifty dollars : For defray, ing the contingent expenses of government, to be applied, under the direction of the President of the United States, according to the regulations and provisions provided in respect of a sum of ten thousand dollars heretofore appropriated for the like purpose, twenty thousand dollars; amounting in the whole to one million, two hundred and ninety-two thousand, one hundred and thirty-seven dollars, and thirty-eight cents : which several sums shall be paid out of the proceeds of such
revenues as shall have been provided during op the present session of Congress.
Sec. 2. And be it further enacted, That the Prefident of the Uni- President of the United States be empowered ied States to borrow, on behalf of the United States, of a fum the bank of the United States, (which is here
by authorized to lend the fame) or of any ceeding 1,000,000 other body or bodies politic, person or perdollars.
fons, any fum not exceeding in the whole, one million of dollars, to be applied to the purposes aforesaid, and to be reimbursed, as well interest as principal, out of the proceeds of the said revenues.
Sec. 3. Provided always, and be it further
enacted, That there shall be reserved out of the fun to be enacted, reserved. proceeds of the said revenues, a fum fuffici.
ent, to pay the interest of whatever monies may be borrowed pursuant to the act, intitled, « An act making further provision for the expenses attending the intercourse of the United