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fhall be the duty of the Secretary of War, to Secretary provide, at the public expense, under such re- at War io

provide gulations as shall be directed by the President Du of the United States, the necessary books, in- apparatus. struments and apparatus, for the use and benefit of the said corps.

Sec. 6. And be it further enacted, That the President President of the United States shall cause such how to

employ proportions of the said corps to serve in the field, on the frontiers, or in the fortifications of the fea-coast, as he shall deem consistent with the public service. FREDERICK AUGUSTUS MUHLENBERG,

Speaker of the House of Representatives. JOHN ADAMS, Vice-President of the United

States, and President of the Senate. APPROVED, May the ninth, 1794 :

GEORGE WASHINGTON,

President of the United States.

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An AEt supplementary to " An AEt to provide

for the Defence of certain Ports and Harbors

in the United States.D E it enacted by the Senate and House of

D Representatives of the United States of America, in Congress assembled, That the port Hort and harbour of the city of Annapolis be for- Annapolis tified, in such manner, and at such time or times, as the President of the United States garrisoned. may direct : and that it shall be lawful for the President of the United States to employ a

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garrison in the said fortification, provide can

non and equipments, and receive from the On what state of Maryland, a cession of the lands on condition.

which the said fortification, and its necessary
buildings, may be erected, agreeably to the
second and third sections of the act to which
this is a supplement.
FREDERICK AUGUSTUS MUHLENBERG,

Speaker of the House of Representatives.
JOHN ADAMS, Vice-President of the United

States, and President of the Senate. APPROVED, May the ninth, 1794: GEORGE WASHINGTON,

President of the United States.

CHAPTER XXVI.
An A&t for the Remission of the Duties on elever

Hog heads of Coffee which have been destroyed
by Fire.

(PRIVATE.)

CHAPTER XXVII.
An Act directing a Detachment from the Mili-

tia of the United States.

( EXPIRED.)

CHAPTER XXVIII.

An Act to erect a Light house on the Head-Land

of Cape Hatteras ; and a lighted Beacon on
Shell Castle Isand, in the Harbor of Occacock
in the State of North-Carolina.

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twenty-two feet at the base, and to be reduced gradually to twelve feet at the top exclusively of the lantern, which shall be made to contain one large lamp with four wicks, and for furnishing the same with all necessary supplies. Provided, That no such lighted beacon thall be erected, until a cession of a suflicient quantity of land on the said island shall be made to the United States, by the consent of the legisla

ture of the state of North-Carolina. Aspropria. Sec. 3. And be it further enacted, That tiou there. sufficient monies be appropriated for the erectfor,

ing and completing the buildings aforesaid out of any monies heretofore appropriated which may remain unexpended, after satisfying the purposes for which they were appropriated, or out of any monies which may be in the treasury not subject to any prior appropriation. FREDERICK AUGUSTUS MUHLENBERG,

Speaker of the House of Representatives.
JOHN ADAMS, Vice-President of the United

States, and President of the Senate.
APPROVED, May the thirteenth, 1794: .
GEORGE WASHINGTON,

President of the United States.

CHAPTER XXIX.
An Act providing for the Payment of certain Ex-
penses incurred by Fulwar Skipwith, on public

Account.
DE it enacted by the Senate and House of Re-

D presentatives of the United States of America, in Congress assembled, That the President of the United States be authorized and requested

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FREDERICK AUGUSTUS MUHLENBERG

Speaker of the House of Representatives.. JOHN ADAMS, Vice-President of the United

States, and President of the Senate. APPROVED, May the nineteenth, 1794:.

GEORGE WASHINGTON,

President of the United States.

CHAPTER XXX.
An Act for the Relief of Reuben Smith

and Nathan Strong.

(PRIVATE.)

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