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UNITED STATES,;., At the second session, begun and held at the City of Washington, in the Territory of Columbia, ..

on Monday the 17th of November, 1800.

CHAPTER LXXII,
AN ACT extending the privilege of franking let-

ters to the delegate from the Territory of the United States, north-west of the river Ohio; and making provision for his compensation. D E it enacted by the Senate and House of ReO presentatives of the United States of Ames rica, in Congress assembled, That 'the present delegate to Congress from the Territory of Privilege of the United States, north-West of the river franking lee

ters. Ohio, and every future delegate from the said. Territory, shall be entitled to the privilege of sending and receiving letters, free of postages on the same terms, and under the same restrico tions, as are provided for the members of the Senate and of the House of Representatives of the United States, by the Act intituled “An act to establish the post-office ofthe United States."

Sec. 2. And be it further eracted, That the present delegate from the aforesaid Territory be authorised to receive, free of potage, under the said restrictions, any letters directed to him, and which shall have arrived at the feat of government, prior to the passage of this act. . - Sec. 3. And be it further enacted, That the faid delegate, and every future delegate from Compenfathe Territory of the United States, north-west 10m. of the river Ohio, laall receive for his travela

ling expenses and attendance in Congress, the famé compensation as is, or may be allowed, by law, to the members of the House of Re. prefèntatives of the United States; to be tertified and paid in the same manner. i. i " THEODORE SEDGWICK, Speaker of the House of Representatives.

TH: JEFFERSON, Vice-President of the United States and Pre. : : Jident of the Senate.

FOR, December 15th, A: D. 1800.
APPROVED

JOHN ADAMS,
1Presedent of the United States.

CHAPTER LXXIII. AN ACT for the relief of Solantón Bolton. . DE it enacted by the Senate and House of Re

D prefentatives of the United States of Americas in Congress allembled, That Solomon Bofton, now confined in the public gaol of Kent Coun, ty in the State of Delaware, be released and discharged, and he hereby is released and dili charged from all claim and demand of the United States, to a certain.judgment, for a pe! nalty of one thoufand dollars recovered at their fuit in the District Court of the District of Delaware; saying and reserving, nevertheless, the right and interest which belongs to any third person, if any such exist.

THEODORE SEDGWICK, Dr. Speaker of the House of Representatives:

TH: JEFFERSON, Tice-President of the United States and Presi.

dent of the Senate. APPROVED- January 30, A. D. 1801.

JOHN ADAMS,
President of the United States

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