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[Bank.] One-fourth of the capital to be in gold or silver, and threea · fourths in fix per cent. stock, excepting the share of the United States,

. : i. 284 The subscribers incorporated, and the charter to continue

till the fourth day of March, 1811, . The general powers of the bank,

285 Twenty-five electors to be chosen by the stockholders, and . a president to be elected by the directors, i The manner of electing the directors,

286 They have power to elect proper officers,. .. 287 Fundamental articles of the constitution,

287 The corporation may not be concerned in trade, 293 May not loan to the United States to an amount exceeding

one hundred thousand dollars, to a state exceeding fifty thousand dollars, nor to a foreign prince, or state, unless

authorised by a läw of the United States, 293 Their bills being payable, shall be receivable in all payments to the United States,

294 President of the United States authorised to subscribe two · millions of dollars in behalf of the United States, and - provision made for the payment,

294 Faith of the United States pledged, that no other bank 'shall ; be established by them,

294 Additional regulations respecting subscription of shares, and payment,

295 Bank authorised to loan to the United States eight hundred thousand dollars,

: .ii. 221 Provision for payment of the first instalment due to the bank of the United States,

' 236
Bank authorised to loan one million of dollars to the Uni-

'ted States,
-to loan two millions of dollars,

137
-to loan eight hundred thousand dollars, 192

to loan money under the act making further provi- fion for the support of public credit and redemption of the public debt,

217 -to loan not exceeding one million four hundred and sixty-nine thousand four. hundred and thirty-nine dollars and twenty-nine cents,

. 221
President of the United States authorised to pay the second
instalment to the bank out of foreign loans,

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The annual period of payment to be deemed the last day

of December,
A fufficient sum of the dividends of the bank stock, belong-

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(Bank.]
ing to the United States, appropriated to pay the interest
on the loan,

ül. 72
Ad to pay certain debts to the bank of the United
States,

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Bank authorised to loan to the United States five millions

of dollars, and to sell the stock received for the loan,353
- to loan to the United States 324,539 dollars 6
cents,

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--to loan to the United States 650,000 dollars, 369
Beacons and buoys, (See Light Houses.)
Bills for raising revenue, where to originate, i, 8

to be prelented to the President,

of credit not to be emitted by a state,
- of bank of United States receivable in payment
to the United States,

294
Boats to be provided for securing the revenue, 236
Bonds how to be given for duties on imposts, i. 218
- if not paid in time to be put in fuit,

221
in case of insolvency, debt due to the United States

first to be paid,
Books,copy-right of, secured to authors and proprietors, 118
Bottles in which liquors are imported to pay the same duty
as empty bottles,

iii. 155
Bounty on fishing reffels,

ii. 15
- lands, act respecting,

iii. 358
to soldiers for 'enlifting,
Bribery defined and punished,

i. 109
Buoys, (See light Haufes.)

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Calico and chintzes, duty on, (See Duties,)

251
Carriages, duty on, .

m. 326
Calks of spirits how to be marked, '

i. 312
- penalty on selling, &c. before defacing inspector's
mark,

iii. 82
Cavalry, two companies of, established,
Captures of vessels in the jurisdiction of the United States
prohibited,

92
Census of inhabitants, when to be taken, . i. 6
act for taking, i

81
Certificate that goods exported were landed in a foreign
country to obtain drawback,

233
-of officers of inspection respecting imported distilled
spirits to accompany the same,

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