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Resolution for the appointment of a committee to in-

quire into the justice and expediency of
extending relief to the officers and sol-
diers of Virginia, of the revolutionary war,

46
agreed to,

48
to authorize the committee of accounts to

cause certain alterations to be made in

the Senate chamber, 1 r. 48, 2 and 3, r. pas. 52.
that the Secretary for the Department of

Navy, communicate information relative
to the most convenient harbours in the
waters of the Chesapeake Bay, for the
reception of ships of war,

: 51
to adjourn from 220 December to 20 Janua-
ry,

1 r. 54, postponed, 59.
to amend the Constitution of the United
States, in relation to the Senators thereof,

1 r. 112, 2 r. 120, 147, 178, 207, 222
rejected,

242
directing the Secretary of the Treasury to

communicate a statement exhibiting the
amount of duty paid on salt,

117
for the appointment of a committee to in-

quire into the provisions necessary to be

made for the payment of pensions, 118
directing a copy of the documents printed

by a resolve of Congress, to be transmit-
ted to each of the judges of the supreme
cou 1 r. 122, 2 r. 129, 3 r. and pas. 134,

140, ex. 145, s. 148, pr. 151, ap. 152.
requesting a statement of the military esta-
blishment of the United States,

122
amended and agreed to,

129
for purchasing five hundred copies of the

state papers and public documents pro-
posed to be printed by Thomas B. Wait,
and Sons,

1 r. 143, 146
agreed to and recomitted,

150

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Resolution for the appointment of a committee to inquire

into the expediency of dividing the State

of Pennsylvania into two judicial districts, 146
instructing the committee on naval affairs to

inquire into the expediency of providing

for the appointment of judge advocates, 163
instructing the committee on finance to in-

quire into the expediency of regulating
the payment of all taxes and other mo-
neys due the United States,

163
for satisfying the claims for land bounty

of the officers and soldiers of the Virginia
line on her own establishment, 1 r. 179

indemnify the sureties of commodore
John Rodgers, 1 r. 180, 2 r. 181, 3 r. and pas.

187, ex. 190, s. 191, pr. 191.
requesting the President of the United

States to present medals to captain Stew-
art, and the officers of the frigate Consti-
tution, 1 r. 184, 2 r. 192, 203, 3 r. and pas.

204, ex. 209, s. 211, pr. 216, ap. 238.
requesting the President to present medals

to captain Biddle, and the officers of the
sloop of war Hornet, 1 r. 184, 2 r. 192, 203,

3 r. and pas. 204, ex. 209, s. 211,

pr. 216, ap. 238.
for the appointment of a committee on the

proceedings of a former Congress on the
lamented death of the late George Wash-

ington, 3 times read and passed, 202
to attend the funeral, and wear mourning for
the honourable Elijah Brigham,

216
proposing an amendment to the Constitu-

tion to regulate the mode of choosing re-
presentatives in Congress, and electors of
President and Vice-President of the Unit-
ed States, 1 r. 224, 2 r. 236, 244, com. 247,

rep. 272, 282, 317, post, 320.

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Resolution to amend the Constitution of the United

States, so as to subject to removal from
office, the judges of all the courts thereof,

1 r. 268, 2 r. 273, 282, 307, 321, post. 398.
for the appointment of a committee to consi-

der and report what business will demand
the attention of Congress prior to adjourn-

ment, 1 r. 321, 2 r. 323, 332, 3 r. and pas. 333.
for the adjournment of Congress, 11.348, 2 r.

353, 400, 454, postponed 510.
directing medals to be struck, and, together

with the thanks of Congress, presented
to major general Harrison and governor
Shelby, and for other purposes, 1 r. 353, 2 r.

358, 400, 453, 512, recom. 513.
for printing the laws relative to naturaliza-
tion, 1 r. 371, 2 r. 381, 414,3 r. and pas. 422,

440, ex. 459, s. 467, pr. 470, ap. 478.
for the appointment of a joint committee to

inquire into the expediency of making
certain alterations in the mode of trans-
acting the business of Congress, 1 r. 379

2 and 3 r. and passed, 380
approving the alterations suggested for en-

largement of the Senate room, and the
better arrangement of the offices of the
Senate,

387
agreed to,

395
of the House of Representatives, requesting

the honourable Nathan Sanford, à mem-
ber of the Senate, may be permitted to at-
tend before a committee of the House, to
be examined touching the subject relating
to the alleged misconduct of judge Tall-
madge,

407, 410, 434

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Resolution reported from the joint committee appointed

to inquire into the expediency of making
certain alterations in the mode of trans-
acting the business of Congress, 1 1. 409,

2 r. 417, postponed, 527.
requiring the Secretary of State to compile

and print a register of all the officers and
agents in the service of the United States,
1 r. 420, 2 r. 433, com. 474, rep. 507, 549, 3r.

and pas. 575, ex. 614, s. 618. pr. 619, ap. 641.
for adjournment of Congress, 11. 468, 2 r. 487,

510, 554, 575, 611, 3 r. and pas. 618, 620.
authorizing the employment of a skilful as-

sistant in the corps of engineers, 1 r. 544 2 r.
566, 3 r. and pas. 606, 621, ex. 627, s. 641,

642.
requesting the President of the United States

to cause further observations to be made
with a view of ascertaining the longitude
of the Capitol, in the city of Washington,

1 r. 552, 2 r. 567, rejected 599.
relative to the more effectual collection of
the public revenue,

1 r. 612, 2 r. com. 612,
rep. 623, 632, 3 r. and pas. 637, 643, ex.

644, B. and pr. 645, ap. 649.
to authorize the pay to assistants, 1 1. 637, 2 and

3 r, and pas. 638.
to authorize the payment of an extra sum as

a gratuity to ditto, 3 times read and pas. 643
to authorize payment to the sergeant-at-arms
for furnishing an extra horse,

3 times read and passed, 645
Roberts, Mr. attended,

oath administered,
Roberts, George, and others, memorial of, presented, 121

committee discharged from further consideration, 1 70
Robertson, Catharine, memorial of, presented,

116

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Rossier, George, and others, petition of, presented, 245
Randolph, John, petition of, presented,

219
committee discharged from the further consider-
ation thereof,

610
Ruggles, Mr. attended,

4
credentials and oath,

5
Ryan, Lewis, and others, memorial of, presented,

36
Rymes, David, and others, memorial of, presented, 198

S.

Sanford, Mr. attended,

4
credentials and oath

5
leave of absence,

94
resumed his seat,

133
Secretary of the navy, reports of. See Reports.

of state, reports of. See Reports.
of treasury, reports of. See Reports.

of war, reports of. See Reports.
Sewal, Robert, memorial of, presented,

117
committee discharged from the further
consideration thereof,

610
Sims, Walter, petition of, presented,

58
Sliter, Titus V. and others, petition of, presented, 567
Sloo, Thomas, petition of, presented, .

69
Speaker of the House of Representatives elected, 10
Stanford, Richard, death of, announced,

416
Stephenson, Edmund, petition of, presented,

611
Stevens, John, petition of, presented,

227
committee discharged from the further
consideration thereof,

566
Stewart, Charles, memorial of, presented,

115
Stubblefield, James, and Roswell Lee, petition of, pre-
sented,

339
Swett, Jemima, petition of, presented

227

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