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extended to all the cases respectively which may have happened before the passing of this act.

THEODORE SEDGWICK,

Speaker of the House of Representatives.
TH: JEFFERSON,
Vice-President of the United States, and

President of the Senate.
APPROVED — May 7th, A. D. 1800.
JOHN ADAMS,

President of the United States.

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CHAPTER XLVI.
An ACT for the regulation of public arsenals and

magazines.
Sec. I. E it enacted by the Senate and House of

D Representatiies of the United States of America, in Congress allembled, That the feveral officers who now are, or hereafter may be Ratinis to employed in the armories of the United States,

aless tendants and shall be entitled to, and shall receive the follow- matter aring compensations, in addition to tlieir pay as morers. established by law, to wit: A fuperintendant of such armory three rations per day, or an equivalent in money; and a master armorer two pations per day, or an equivalent in money.

Sec. 2. And be it further enacted, That if any person shall procure, or cntice any artificer or renalty os workman, retained or employed in any arsenal enticing or armory of the United States, to depart from

com floying, ca the same during the continuance of his engage- workmen ment, or avoid or break his contract with the

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e gagements United States, or who after due notice of the to the puka

lic engagement of any such workman or armorer, in any arsenal or armory, shall, during the continuance of such engagement, retain, hire, or in any wife employ, harbour, or conceal such arrificer or workman, the person so offending shall,

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upon conviction, be fined at the discretion of the court not exceeding fifty dollars, or be imprisoned for any term, not exceeding three ilonths.

Sec. 3. Arid be it further enacted, That if any Penalty on artificer or workman hired, retained, or embeing guilty ployed in any public arsenal or armory,' shall, of certain wantonly and carelessly, break, impair, or demisconduct.

stroy any implements, tools, or utenfils, or any stock, or materials for making guns, the property of thie United States; or shall wilfully and obstinately refuse to perform the services lawfully afligned to him, pursuant to his contract, every such person shall forfeit a fum not exceeding twenty dollars for every such act of difobedience or breach of contract, to be recovered in any court having competent jurisdictioni thereof...

Sec. 4. And be it further enacted, That all arfrom mili- tificers and workmen, who are or shall be em- :

nice, ployed in the said armories, shall be, and they as jurors. are hereby exempted, during their time of fer

vice, from all military service, and service as jurors in any court.

THEODORE SEDGWICK,

Speaker of the House of Representatites.
TH: JEFFERSON,
: Vice-Fresident of the United States, and

President of the Senate,
APPROVED--May 7th, A.D. 1800...
JOHN ADAMS,
President of the United States.

CHAPTER XLVII.
An ACT making appropriations for the support of
:: government for the year one thousand eight hun

dred. Sec. I. DE it enacted by the Senate and House of

D Representatives of the United States of America, in Congress assembled, That for the

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expenditure of the civil list, including the con- Specific a jou tingent expenses of the several departments and officers; for the compensation of clerks in the several loan-offices, and for books and stationary for the same; for the payment of annuities and grants, for the support of the mint establishinent, for the expenses of intercourse with foreign nations, for the support of light-houses, beacons, buoys, and public piers, and for satisfying certain miscellaneous claims and expenses; the following sums be, and are hereby appropriated, that is to say:

For the compensation granted by law to the President and Vice-President of the United States, thirty thousand dollars.

For the like compensations granted to the members of the Senate and House of Representatives, their officers and attendants, estimated for a feffion of six months continuance, one hundred and ninety thousand one hundred and seventy-five dollars.

For the expense of fire-wood, stationary, printing, and all other contingent expenses of the two Houses of Congress, including the sum stipulated to be paid in pursuance of a resolu. tion of March second, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-nine, for supplying both Houses with the journals of Congress, twenty-one thoufand fix hundred and fixty-four dollars and forty cents.

For the compensations granted by law to the chief-justice, associate judges, district judges, and attorney-general, forty-five thousand five hundred dollars.

For the compensations granted by law to the district attornies, and for defraying the expense of clerks of courts, jurors and witnesses, in aid of the fund arising from fines, forfeitures, and

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Stocific ar: penalties; and likewise for defraying the extra ropriétions.

penses of prosecution for offences against the United States, and for safe keeping of prisoners, thirty-three thousand four hundred dollars.

For compensation to the Secretary of the Treasury, clerks and persons employed in his office, eleven thousand one hundred and eightynine dollars and eighty-one cents..

For expenses of stationary, printing, translating of foreign languages, allowance to persons employed in receiving and transmitting paffports and sea-letters in the office of the Secre.

tary of the Treasury, eight hundred dollars. : For compensation to the Comptroller of the

Treasury, clerks and persons employed in his , office, twelve thousand nine hundred and seventeen dollars and eight cents.

For expense of stationary, printing, and all other contingent expenses in the Comptrolleras office, eight hundred dollars. : :

For compensation to the Auditor of the Treafury, clerks and persons employed in his office, twelve thousand one hundred and fixty dollars and ninety-three cents.

For expense of stationary, printing, and all other contingent expenses in the office of the Auditot, seven hundred and fifty dol?ars.

For compensation to the Treasurer, clerks and perfons employed in his office, five thousand Tiine hundred and seventeen dollars and fortyfive cents.

For expenses of fire-wood, stationary, print: ing, rent, and all other contingencies in the Treasurer's office, lix hundred dollars.

For compensation to the Commissioner of the Revenue, clerks and persons employed in his office, fix thousand one hundred and ninety three dollars and fix centsa

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For expense of stationary, printing, and all Specific other contingent expenses in the office of the us Commissioner of the Revenue, four hundred dollars:

For compenfation to the Register of the Treasury, clerks and persons employed in liis ottiec, fixteen thousand three hundred an:! forty-two · dollars and one centa",

For expense of stationary, printi:g, and all other contingent expenses in the Register's oifice, (including books for the public itocks and for the arrangement of the marine papers two thousand eight hundred dollars.

For compensation to the Purveyor of Public Supplies, clerks and persons employed in his office, two thousand eight hundred and fifty dollars.

For fire-wood, stationary, oifice and store rent for the Purveyor, nine hundred and fixteen dollars.

For compenfation to the Secretary of the Commissioners of the Sinking Fund, two hundred and fifty dollars.

For the payment of rent for the several houses employed in the Treasury Department, (except the Treasurer's office) two thousand seven hun. drest and thirty dolars and fixty-fix cents.

For the expense of fire-wood and candles ind the several offices of the Treasury Department, (except the Treasurer's office) three thousand · five hundred dollars.. : For defraying the expense incident to the Itating and printing the public accounts for the year one thousand eight hundred, (including an · increase of two hundred dollars in consequence: of an entenfion of the revenue and expendin tures) one thousand two hundred dollars.

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