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Specific appropriuicns.

one thousand eight hundred, for the expense of the mission to France, eighty-five thousand dol. lars.

For carrying into effect the treaty of amity, commerce and navigation, between the United States, and the king of Great-Britain, fifty-eight thousand eight hundred and fixty-four dollars.

For a deficiency of former appropriations for carrying into effect the treaty between the United States and the King of Spain, forty-fix thousand five hundred dollars.

For fulfilling the engagements of the United States with the Mediterranean powers, two hun. dred and fifty-six thousand dollars.

For prosecuting the claims of American citi. zens for property captured by the belligerent powers, fixty-four thousand dollars.

For the relief of American feamen, thirty thousand dollars.

For defraying the further expenses incident to the valuation of houses and lands, and the enumeration of slaves within the United States, forty thousand dollars.

For the support of light-houses, beacons, buoys and public piers, and other improvements in navigation, thirty-eight thousand six hundred and twenty-two dollars, seventy cents.

For discharging the expense of the second enumeration of the inhabitants of the United States, the sum of fixty thousand dollars.

For discharging such miscellaneous claims against the United States, not otherwise provided for, as shall be admitted at the Treasury, which according to the usage thereof, require payment in specie, four thousand dollars.

For the expense of returning the votes for President and Vice President of the United States one thousand five hundred and twenty-four dol. lars, fifty cents.

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For repairing the building occupied by the treafury department, the sum of twothousand dollars.

For satisfying the claim of Clement Biddle, twenty-nine thousand eight hundred and fiftyfix dollars, fixty-three cents.

For errecting a light-houseat old Point Comfort, the sum of three thousand five hundred dollars.

Sec. 2. And be it further enacted, That the feveral appropriations, herein before made, shall be paid and discharged out of any monies in the. Treasury, not otherwise appropriated.

THEODORE SEDGWICK, Speaker of the House of Representatives.

JAMES HILLHOUSE,

President of the Senate, pro tempore, APPROVED-March 3d, A. D. 1801.

JOHN ADAMS, President of the United States.

CHAPTER XCIX. AN ACT dirccting the mode of estimating certain

foreign coins and currencies, and of making out in

voices in certain cases. Sec. 1. D E it enacted by the Senate and House

D of Representatives of the United States of America, in Congress allembled, That from and after the passing of this act, the foreign coins and currencies herein after mentioned, shall be estimated in the computation of duties, at the following rates; each ficca rupee of Bengal and each rupee of Bombay, at fifty cents; and each Itar pagoda of Madras, at one hundred and

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cighty-four cents; any thing in any former aở to the contrary notwithstanding.

Sec. 2. And be it further enacted, That from and after the thirtieth day of June next, the invoices of all goods, imported into the United States, and subject to a duty ad valorem, shall be made out in the currency of the place or country from whence the importation shall be made, and shall contain a true statement of the actual cost of such goods, in such foreign currency or currencies, without any respect to the value of the coins of the United States, or foreign coins, which now ate, or shall be by law made current within the United States, in such foreign place or country. '

THEODORE SEDGWICK, Speaker of the House of Representatives.

JAMES HILLHOUSE,

President of the Senate, pro tempore. APPROVED--March 3d, A. D. 1801.

JOHN ADAMS, President of the United States.

CHAPTER C.

AN ACT to augment the salaries of the district

judges in the districts of Massachusetts, NewYork, New Jersey, Delaware and Maryland,

respectively. Sec. İ. D E it enacted by the Senate and House

U of Representatives of the United States of America, in Congress assembled, That instead of the compensation at present allowed to the district judges for the districts of Massachu

setts, New-York, Delaware, and Maryland, respectively, there shall hereafter be allowed to the district judge for the district of Mafsachusetts, the yearly salary of fixteen hundred dollars to the district judge for the district of New York, the yearly salary of fixteen hundred dollars; to the district judges for the districts of New Jersey and Delaware, the yearly falaries of twelve hun. dred dollars each, and to the district judge for the district of Maryland, the yearly falary of fixteen hundred dollars, to be paid at the treasury of the United States in quarter yearly, payments.

Sec. 2. And be it furįber enacted, That for the year one thousand eight hundred and one there shall be appropriated the sum of eight hun. dred dollars, to satisfy the additional compensa- tion hereby allowed to the district judges, to be paid out of any monies in the treasury not other. wise appropriated.

THEODORE SEDGWICK, . Speaker of the House of Representatives.

JAMES HILLHOUSE, .

President of the Senate, pro tempore. APPROVED-March 3d, A. D. 1801.

.. JOHN ADAMS, President of the United States.

CHAPTER CI.

AN ACT in addition to an act, intituled " An act

making provision for the further accommodation of the houshold of the President of the United

States." Sec. 1. P E it enacted by the Senate and House

O of Representatives of the United States of America, in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Treasury be authorized to appoint a proper person, who shall receive the public property belonging to the houshold of the Prestdent of the United States, and, after taking an inventory of the same, shall deliver it, after the third day of March instant, to the President of the United States.

Sec. 2. ' And be it further enacted, That such articles of the furniture belonging to the President's houshold as inay be decayed, out of repair, or unfit for use, and as the President of the United States for the time being, may direct, and all the public property, other than furniture, now belonging to the said houshold, shall be fold, under the direction of the heads of the sereral depart. ments of state, of the treasury, of war, and of the navy; and that the proceeds of such sales be expended, in addition to the funds already appropriated for that purpose, under the direction of the same officers, for the purpose of providing furniture for the house erected for the acconiodation of the President of the United States.

THEODORE SEDGWICK, Speaker of the House of Representatives.

JAMES HILLHOUSE,

President of the Senate, pro tempore. APPROVED-March 3d, A. D. 1801.

JOHN ADAMS, President of the United States.

CHAPTER CII. AN ACT making appropriations for the navy of the

United States, for the year one thousand eight hun

dred and one. Sec. 1. D E it enacted by the Senate and House

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

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