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CHAPTER LX.

An A&t making Provision for the further Accom-
modation of the Household of the President of
the United States.

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DE it enacted by the Senate and House of Re14,000 dol.

- presentatives of the United States of Amelars gran. ted to the rica, in Congress assembled, That after the third

retident day of March next, the President of the Uni-
for his
household. ted States be, and he hereby is authorized and

empowered, to cause to be sold, such articles
furnished by the United States, for the Presi.
dent's household, as may be decayed, out of
repair, or unfit for use, and that the proceeds
of such sale, and so much of a sum not ex-
ceeding fourteen thousand dollars in addition
thereto, out of the proceeds of the duties on,
imports and tonnage which may accrue dur-
ing the present year, as the President of the
United States may judge necessary, be, and
hereby areappropriated for the accommodation
of the household of the President, to be laid
out and expended for such articles of furniture
as he shall direct.

JONATHAN DAYTON, Speaker of

the Heuse of Representatives. WILLIAM BINGHAM, President pro

tempore of the Senate. APPROVED, March the second, 1797 :

GEORGE WASHINGTON,

President of the United States.

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ment for

. arising from fines, forfeitures and penalties ; Specifié. and likewise for defraying the expenses of appropri

sations for prosecutions for offences against the United the support States, and for safe-keeping of prisoners, thir- of governty thousand dollars.

1797, For compensation to the Secretary of State, clerks and persons employed in that department, seven thousand seven hundred and nine. ty-two dollars and fixty-four cents.

For incidental and contingent expenses in the said department, eight thousand seven hun. dred and five dollars. · For compensation to the Secretary of the

Treasury, clerks and persons employed in his office, eight thousand seven hundred and fifty dollars.

For expense of stationery, printing, and all other contingent expenses in the office of the Secretary of the Treasury,five hundred dollars.

For compensation to the Comptroller of the Treasury, clerks and persons employed in his office, eleven thousand seven hundred and fifty dollars.

For expenfe of stationery, printing, and all other contingent expenses in the Comptroller's office, eight hundred dollars.

For compensation to the Treasurer and clerks employed in his office, four thousand five hundred and fifty dollars. · For expense of firewood, stationery, printa ing, rent and other contingencies in the Treaa surer's office, six hundred dollars.

For compensation to the Auditor of the Treasury, clerks and persons employed in his office, eleven thousand eight hundred and twenty-five dollars.

For expense of stationery, printing and
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ing, renoffice, fix hund to the Auditored in his

1797.

Specific. other contingent expenses in the Auditor's appropri- office, seven hundred and fifty dollars. alions for the fupport For compensation to the commissioner of of govern the revenue, clerks and persons employed in ment for

his office, , five thousand four hundred and twenty-five dollars.

For expense of stationery, printing, and all other contingent expenses in the office of the commissioner of the revenue, four hundred dollars.

For compensation to the Register of the Treasury, clerks and persons employed in his office, fifteen thousand four hundred and twenty-five dollars.

For expense of stationery, printing, and all other contingent expenses in the Register's office, (including books for the public stocks, and for the arrangement of the marine papers) two thousand eight hundred dollars. - For compensation to the purveyor of public supplies, two thousand dollars, and five hundred dollars for a clerk.

For compensation to the Secretary to the commissioners of the sinking fund, including his salary from the time of his appointment, to the thirty-first day of December, one thoufand feven hundred and ninety-seven, four hun. dred and nineteen dollars and seventeen cents. · For the payment of rent for the several houses employed in the Treasury Department, (except the Treasurer's office) two thousand

fix hundred and ninety-three dollars, and thir· ty-three cents.

For expense of firewood and candles in the . several offices of the Treasury Department,

(except the Treasurer's office) three thoufand five hundred dollars.

For defraying the expense incident to the

dreplies, two nation to thred dollars. ne papers

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