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north of the district of Kaskaskia," • An act to authorize the survey of two millions of acres of public lands, in lieu of that quantity heretofore authorized to be surveyed, in the territory of Michigan, as military bounty lands," “ An act for the confirmation of certain claims to land in the western district of the State of Louisiana, and in the Territory of Missouri,” “ An act making appropriations for the support of the military establishment of the United States, for the year 1816," " An act for the relief of William Crawford, Frederik Bates, William Garrard, and Thomas B. Robertson,” “ An act for the relief of David Coffin, Samuel and William Rodman, and Samuel Rodman, junior," “ An act for the relief of Eizabeth Hamilton,” “ An act providing for the sale of certain lands in the State of Ohio, formerly set apart for refugees from Canada and Nova Scotia,” “ An act for the relief of Moses Turner,” “ An act concerning pre-emption rights given in the purchase of lands to certain settlers in the State of Louisiana, and in the Territories of Missouri and Illinois," * An art declaring the consent of Congress to acts of the State of South-Carolina, authorizing the city council of Charleston, to impose and collect a duty on the tonnage of vessels from foreign ports ; and to acts of the State of Georgia, authorizing the imposition and collection of a duty on the tonnage of vessels in the ports of Savannah and St. Marys," « An act for reducing the duties on licenses to retailers of wines, spirituous liquors, and foreign merchandise,” “ An act to alter certain parts of the act providing for the government of the Territory of Missouri,” “ An act authorizing the payment for prisoners captured by private armed vessels,” “ Ap act for the relief of Menassah Miner, and Isaac Denison,” “ An act authorizing the judges of the circuit court and attorney for the District of Columbia, to prepare a code of jurisprudence for the said District,” An act regulating the currency within the United States, of the gold coins of Great Britain, France, Portugal, and Spain, and the crowns of France, and five franc pieces,”

” “ An act supplementary to an act making alterations in the Treasury and War Departments, passed the 8th day of May, 1792,” “ An act making appropriations for carrying into effect a treaty between the United States and the Cherokee tribe of Indians, concluded at Washington, on the 22d day of March, 1816,” “ An act to indemnify Jabez Mowry, and others," " An act supplementary to the act passed the 30th of March, one thousand eight hundred and two, to regulate trade and intercourse with the Indian tribes, and to preserve peace on the frontiers,” “ An act for the gradual increase of the navy of the United States," “ An act authorizing the payment of a sum of money to Joseph Stewart and others.”

And on this day, the 30th,

“ An act to establish post roads,” “ An act to allow drawback of duties on spirits distilled and sugar refined within the United States, and for

other purposes," “ An act fixing the compensation of the Secretary of the Senate and Clerk of the House of Representatives, and making provision for the clerks employed in their offices,” “ A resolution relative to the more effectual collection of the public revenue,” “ An act for the relief of Peter Audrain,” and “ An act concerning invalid pensioners.”

The House of Representatives having finished the business before them, are about to adjourn; And he withdrew.

On motion, Ordered, That the Secretary inform the House of Representatives that the Senate, having finished the legislative business before them, are about to adjourn. Whereupon,

The President adjourned the Senate sine die.

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ACTS PASSED AT THE FIRST SESSION OF THE

FOURTEENTH CONGRESS.

An act to authorize the President of the United States to lease, for the term therein mentioned, the new building on Capitol Hill, with the appurtenances, for the better accomodation of Congress.

An act making additional appropriations to defray the expenses of the army and militia, during the late war with Great Britain.

An act to enlarge the time for ascertaining the annual transfers and changes of property subject to the direct tax, and for other

purposes. An act for the relief of Henry Fanning. An act for the relief of Jonathan B. Eastman. An act for the relief of Joseph Anderson.

An act to repeal so much of an act passed on the 23d of December, 1814, as imposes additional duties on postage.

An act for the relief of John G. Camp.

An act continuing in force certain acts laying duties on bank notes, refined sugars, and for other purposes.

An act to continue in force the act, entitled “ An act for imposing additional duties upon all goods, wares, and merchandise, imported from any foreiga port or place, and for other purposes.

. An act for the relief of Jonathan White.

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