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Beaufort, Sundbury, Brunswick, St. Mary's,
Sec. 2. And be it further enacted, That from and after the last day of March, in the present year, in lieu of the yearly allowances heretofore established by law, there shall be yearly allowed to the following officers, the fums following, to wit :
Toeach of the collectors of the districts of An
napolis, Havre-de-Grace, Gloucester, SouthCompenfa. quay, Yeocomico, Tappahannock, Newbern,
Edenton, Camden, Wilmington, (North-Ca· collectors.
rolina,) Nanjemoy, Ipswich, York, Washington, Paffamaquoddy, Saint-Mary's, Vermont, Champlain, and Bermuda-Hundred, the sum of two hundred and fifty dollars.
To each of the collectors of the districts of Oxford, Vienna, Chester, Sagg-Harbour, Nottingham, Hampton, York-town, Dumfries, Foley-landing, Cherrystone, Beaufort, Brunswick and Hardwick, the sum of two hundred dollars.
To each of the collectors of the districts of Perth-Amboy, Kentucky, Portsmouth, Hudfon, Plymouth, Barnstable, Nantucket, Edgar-town, New-Bedford, Dighton, Penobscot, Frenchman's-Bay, Machias, Newport, Middletown, Fairfield, Burlington, Bridge-town, Great-Egg-Harbour, Little-Egg-Harbour, Wilmington, (in Delaware,) Snow-hill, Georgetown, in South-Carolina,) Sanbury, Tenneffee, Marblehead, New Haven, and Georgei town, (in Maryland,) the sum of one hundred and fifty dollars.
to each of the collectors of Biddeford, Bath, and Wiscasset, one hundred dollars...
To the naval-officer of the district of Portf mouth, two hundred dollars.
labourers in weighing, and shall mark on each cask, box, bag, or package, the weight there. of, where the fame is not less than three hundred pounds, if thereunto required by the owner, at the time of weighing.
Sec. 4. And be it further enacted, That from Fees arif.
on ere and after the last day of March, in the present portation year, all fees arising on the exportation of any ded among goods, wares or merchandize, on which draw. collectors, backs are allowed, shall be equally fhared payal-offi. cers and among the collector, naval-officer and survey. fyrveyors, or, where there are such officers at the port
where such fees are paid; to be accounted for, quarterly, by the collector or naval-officer, who shall receive the same; and where there is no naval-officer, such fees shall be di. vided equally between the collector and the surveyor, who may have been concerned in attending to such exportation. And the surveyors shall pay their proportion of the ex. pense of ftationery and printing.
Sec. 5. And be it further enacted, That pre. No reffel
clear out vious to a clearance being granted to any vessel, çill fees are outward bound, the legal fees which shall have paid.
i accrued on such vessel, shall be paid at the
office or offices where such fees are respective,
Sec. 6. And be it further enacted; That a surveyor be appointed for the port of New, Brunswick, in New-Jerfey, to reside at New, Brunswick. And the port of Marblehead shall hereafter be a port at which vessels arriving
from beyond the Cape of Good Hope, may
House of Representatives.
Senate, prò tempore..
President of the United States.
An Aet for raising a further Sum of Money, by
additional Duties on certain Articles inported;
Sec. I, D E it enacted by the Senate and
cent ; upon all bohea tea, per pound, two
duuLIONI 01 (cui per CCIILETT,
upon all muslins and muslinets, and other cotton goods, not printed, stained or coloured, two and a half per centum, ad valorem.
Sec. 2. And be it further enacted, That from
and after the said thirtieth day of June next, Duty on
d the duties now in force, and payable upon su
the lugar-can. gar-candy, and cocoa, imported into the Unidy varied.
ted States, shall cease; and that, in lieu thereof; there shall thenceforth be levied and collected the following duty, viz. upon all sugar-candy, at its importation into the United States, from any foreign port or place, nine cents per pound; and upon all cocoa upon its importation as aforesaid, two cents per pound.
Sec. 3. And be it further enacted, That an
addition of ten per centum, shall be made cent addi. to the several rates of duties above specified tion on im
in fo and imposed, in respect to all such goods,wares scign vef- and merchandize, as aforefaid, as shall, after
the said last day of June next, be imported in ships or vessels, not of the United States.
Sec. 4. And be it further enacted, That the
duties laid by this act, shall be levied and colHow duties lected in the fame manner, and under the same shall be regulations and allowances as to drawbacks, collected.
mode of security, and time of payment, refpectively, with the several duties now in force on the respective articles herein-before enumerated.
Sec. 5. And be it further enacted, : That on Draw
account of the additional duties laid on brown backs. sugar and molasses, by this act, the following
fums, respectively, shall, from and after the lalt day of December next, be added to the draw. backs now allowed and paid by law on sugar refined within the United States, and exported