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Of the District of New-York : Thomas
JONATHAN DAYTON, Speaker of
the House of Representatives. JOHN ADAMS, Vice-President of the United
States, and President of the Senate. APPROVED, April the twentieth, 1796:
President of the United States.
An AEt in Addition to an Act, intitled, « An
Att making further Provision for the Support .: of public Credit, and for the Redemption of .. .the public Debt."
Sec. I. DE it enacted by the Senate and House
1 of Representatives of the United States of America, in Congress assembled, That it shall be lawful for the commissioners of the finking fund, and they are hereby required, to cause the funded ftock of the United States
bearing a present interest of six per centum Commilper annum, to be reimbursed and paid, inners manner following, to wit : First, by dividends fund to pay to be made on the lalt days of March, June Gore
the funded and September for the present year, and from ing an in the year one thousand seven hundred and be ninety-seven, to the year one thousand eight hy divihundred and eighteen inclusive, at the rate of der one and one half per centum, upon the orier ginal capital. Secondly, by dividends to be made on the last day of December for the present year, and from the year one thousand feven hundred and ninety-seven, to the year one thousand eight hundred and seventeen in. clusive, at the rate of three and one half per centum upon the original capital ; and by a dividend to be made on the last day of December, in the year one thousand eight hundred and eighteen, of such a sum, as will be then adequate, according to the contract, for the final redemption of the said stock.
Sec. 2. And be it further enacted, That it shall be lawful for the said commissioners of the sinking fund, and they are hereby required, to cause the funded debt of the Uni. The funda
ed debt, ted States, upon which an interest of fix per the interest centum per annum will commence on the of which is
" deferred, first day of January, in the year one thou- also by difand eight hundred and one, to be reimbursed videndos and paid, in manner following, to wit: First, by dividends to be made on the last days of March, June, and September, from the year.' one thousand eight hundred and one, to the year one thousand eight hundred and twentyfour, inclusively, at the rate of one and one half per centum upon the original capital : Secondly, by dividends to be made on the last day of December, from the year one thou
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