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lifbments for the year one thousand le.

ven bundred and ninety fix, : LII. An act providing relief to the owners

of stills within the United States, for

a limited time, in certain cases, .
LIII. An act to suspend, in part, the act,

intitled, an act to alter and anend
the act, intitkd, an act laying cer.
tain duties upon fruff and refined

fugar,"
LIV. An acz to indemnify the estate of the

late major.general Nathaniel Greene,
for a certain bond entered into by him,
during the late war, .

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Acts passed at the Second Session of the Fourth

. Congress. CHAPTER ,

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LV. An act to amend the act, intituled,

" an act for the more general promul.
gation of the laws of the. United

States,
LVI. An act giving effect to the laws of the

United States, within the state of Ten.

nessee,
LVII. An act to aug ment the compensation

of the Attorney-general of the United
States,

379 LVIII. An'act granting a certain fum of

money to the widow and children of

John de Neufville, deceased, 380
LIX. An to continue in force for a limi.

ted time, the act, in addition to the act,
for the punishment of certain crimes
against the United States,

381

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'PAGE :: LX. An act making provision for the fur.

ther accommodation of the housebold of

the President of the United States, 389 LXI. An ait, in addition to an ałt, inti.

tuled, an act concerning the regis
tering and recording of Jhips cr vef- .
sels,and to an act, intituled, an
act for enrolling and licensing bips or
vejels einployed in the ccasting trade
and fiferies, and for regulating the
Same,

383 - LXII. An ac making aboropriations for the

Support of government, for the year one
thousand seven bindred and ninety-
seven,

... 384 LXIII. An act relativc to the compensations

and duties of certain oficers employed

in the collection of impost and tonnage, 392 LXIV. An act for raising a further sum of

money, by additional duties on certain :
articles imported ; and for otber pur.

poses,
LXV. An act repealing in part, the act

concerning the duties on fpirits distil. : led within the United States, pased

the eighth of May, one thousand seven bundred and ninety two ; and impo- .; sing certain 'duties on the capacity of

stills of a particular defcription, 399 LXVI. An act authorizing the President of

the United States to apply a further
Sum to the expense of negociations with . '

ibe Dey and Regency of Algiers, . 402 LXVII. An act to provide for mitigating or .

(remitting the forfeitures, penalties and
disabilities accruing in certain cales
tberein mentioned,

: ; ' 403

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PAGE LXVIII. An act to authorize the receipt of

evidencies of the public debt, in pay

ment for tbe lands of the United States, 405 LXIX. An act to alter the time for the next meeting of Congress,

407 LXX. An act to amend and repeal, in part,

the act, intituled, an act to ascertain
and fix the military establishnient of
the United States,

407 LXXI. An act making appropriations for the .

military and naval establishments, for
the year one thousand seven bundred
and ninety-seven,

409 LXXII. An act to fufpend, in part, the act,

intituled, an act to alter and amend
the act, intituled, an azt loying cer..
tain duties upon snuff and refined ju.
gar,and to grant relief in certain

cases arising under the said act,. 412 LXXIII. An act in addition to the act, intituled,

an act to establish the post-office and

poft-roads within the United States," 414 LXXIV. An act to provide more effettually for

the settlement of accounts between the
United States, and receivers of public
money,

421 EXXV. An act to authorize the adjustment

and payment at the Treasury, of the
expenses of George Smith, and Jobn

Robertson, for their ransom from capti-
.vity at Algiers,

424 LXXVI. An act for the remission of the duties

of tonnage on the vessels of James

O'Brien and James Aylneard, 425 LYXVII. Ari act autborizing an expenditure,

and making an appropriation for the
prosecution of the claims of certain ci.

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tizens of the United States, for pro-
perty captured by the belligerent powe-
ers,

426 LXXVIII. An act providing for certain buoys, to

be placed in and near the barbour of
Boston,

428 LXXIX. An act extending the time for receiv.

ing on loan the domestic debt of the
United States,

429 LXXX. An aốt to revive and continue the act,

pafled the thirtieth of May, one thou.. sand seven bundred and ninety-fir, in. Lituled, - an act to regulate the compensation of clerks,

430 LXXXI. An act concerning the circuit-courts of the United States, :;

431 LXXXII. An act for the relief of John Brown, 434 Rcfolve, requesting the President to call on certain : - States, respecting the amendment of the constitution,

:. 436 Resolve, directing the distribution of the laws of ".

the United States,

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DEPARTMENT OF STATE; TO WIT:

I hereby certify, That this Edition of the Laws of the United States of America, consisting of three volumes, printed by Richard Folwell, has been published pursuant to the A&t for the more general promulgation of the Laws of the United States," and to the 5 Axt to amend the act, intituled, an act for the more general promulgation of the Laws of the United States ;and that the acts of the first, fécond, third and fourth Congress, contained in this Edition, together with the treaties made by the United States with other nations, have been collated with, and found conformable to the original Rolls deposited in this office ;-excepting the following

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Given under my hand, at Philadelphiae.

the 29th March, 1797: : TIMOTHY PICKERING,

Secretary of State.

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