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Page thousand eight hundred and forty-two, as requires the second regiment of dragoons to be converted into a regiment of riflemen after the fourth day of March, one thousand eight hundred and forty-three. April 4, 1844.......

654 District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia and Circuit Court of Alabama. An act to change the time of holding the spring term

of the District Court of the United States for the eastern district of Virginia, and of the Circuit Court of Alabama. April 12, 1844... 655 Appropriations for the Military Academy. An act making appropriations for the support of the

Military Academy, for the fiscal year ending on the thirtieth day of June, eighteen hun. dred and forty-five. (Obsolete.) April 12, 1844. ....

... 655 Appropriations for the increase of the Nary. An act making an appropriation of certain moneys in the Treasury for the naval service. (Obsolete.) April 22, 1844...

656 Appropriations for the Payment of Pensions. An act making appropriations for the payment of

revolutionary and other pensioners of the United States, for the fiscal year ending on the thirtieth day of June, one thousand eight hundred and forty-five. (Obsolete.) April 30, 1844. ...

656 Assent to the holding of an Extra Session of the Legislature of Iowa. An act giving the assent

of Congress to the holding of an extra session of the Legislative Assembly of the territory
of Iowa. (Obsolete.) April 30, 1844.....

... 657 Occupation of the Public Lands as a Town Site. Disposition of the Lands. An act for the relief

of the citizens of towns upon the lands of the United States, under certain circumstances.
May 23, 1844. .....

.... 657 Transfer of Names of Pensioners in Kentucky to Cincinnati, Ohio. An act to authorize the trans

fer of the names of pensioners from the agencies in the State of Kentucky to the agency
in Cincinnati, in the State of Ohio. May 23, 1844. ...

657 Passamaquoddy to be a Port of Entry for Cargoes of Vessels from the Cape of Good Hope and

beyond. An act relating to the port of entry in the district of Passamaquoddy, in the
State of Maine. May 31, 1844....

658 Appeal from the Circuit Court to the Supreme Court in any Case arising under the Revenue

Laws. An act to amend the judiciary act passed the twenty-fourth of September, one thousand seven hundred and eighty-nine. May 31, 1844. ...

658 Appropriations for Fortifications. An act making appropriations for certain fortifications of the

United States, for the fiscal year beginning on the first day of July, eighteen hundred and
forty-four, and ending on the thirtieth day of June, eighteen hundred and forty-five. May
31, 1844....

658 Disposition of the Maps and Charts of the Survey of the Coast. An act directing a disposition of the maps and charts of the survey of the coast. June 3, 1844.......

660 District Court of New Jersey. An act to alter the places of holding the District Court of the United States for the District of New Jersey. ` June 4, 1844. ...

... 660 Custom House Officers to give the requisite Bond before they enter on the Duties of Office. An act relating to bonds to be given by custom house officers. June 4, 1844.

... 661 Appropriations for the Improvement of Harbors and Rivers. An act making appropriations for the improvement of certain harbors and rivers. June 11, 1844.....

... 661 Office of Solicitor of the General Land Office abolished. An act to amend an act entitled "An act to re-organize the General Land Office.” June 12, 1844.

662 Li Fayette, in Louisiana, made a Port of Entry. An act to establish a port of delivery at the

city of La Fayette in the State of Louisiana. June 12, 1844,
Unlading Foreign Merchandise on the Right Bank of the Mississippi, opposite New Orleans. An

act relating to the unlading of foreign merchandise on the right bank of the river Mis-
sissippi, opposite New Orleans. June 12, 1844. ...

663 Repairing the Roof of the Court-House in Alexandria. An act for repairing the roof of the Court-House in Alexandria. June 15, 1844. ....

663 Improvement of Grant River, in Wisconsin. An act granting a section of land for the improve.

ment of Grant River, at the town of Potosi, in Wisconsin Territory, June 15, 1844. ... 663 Collection Districts abolished. Shieldsborough and Pearlington Districts established. District

of New Orleans. An act relating to certain collection districts, and for other purposes.
June 15, 1844.....

... 664 Establishment of a Navy-Yard and Depôt at Memphis, Tennessee. An act to establish a navy

yard and depôt at or adjacent to the city of Memphis, on the Mississippi river, in the
State of Tennessee. June 15, 1844.

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Page Relief of the Officers, Seamen, fc., of the Grampus. An act for the relief of the widows and

orphans of the officers, seamen and marines of the United States' schooner Grampus, and for other purposes. June 15, 1844. ...

665 Repeal of the Act directing the Survey of the Northern Line of the Reservation for the Half-breeds

of the Sac and Fox Tribes of Indians. An act to repeal an act entitled "An act directing the survey of the northern line of the reservation for the half-breeds of the Sac and Fox tribes of Indians, by the treaty of August, one thousand eight hundred and twenty-four,"

approved March third, one thousand eight hundred and forty-three. June 15, 1844. .... 666 School Lands in Florida, Iowa and Wisconsin. An act to authorize the selection of certain

school lands in the territories of Florida, Iowa and Wisconsin. June 15, 1844. ........ 666 Grant to the County of Dubuque of Lots in the Town of Dubuque. An act granting to the county

of Dubuque certain lots of ground in the town of Dubuque. June 15, 1844. ... 666 Title to Lots confirmed to the City of Fernandina. An act to confirm to the city of Fernan

dina, in Florida, certain lots reserved for public use by the Spanish Government. June 15, 1844....

... 667 Appropriations for Navy Pensions. An act making appropriations for the payment of navy

pensions for the year ending thirtieth June, eighteen hundred and forty-five. June 15, 1844..

667 Submarine Telescope. An act to test the utility of the submarine telescope. June 15, 1844. ... 667 Harbor of Southport, Wisconsin. An act making appropriations for certain improvements on the western shore of Lake Michigan. June 15, 1844. ....

668 Harbor of Racine on the Western Shore of Lake Michigan. An act making appropriations to aid

in completing the harbor at Racine, on the western shore of Lake Michigan. June 15, 1844.....

668 Appropriations for the Post-Office Department. An act making appropriations for the service of

the Post-Office Department, for the fiscal year ending thirtieth June, eighteen hundred and forty-five. (Obsolete.) June 15, 1844. .

668 The Act to transfer the Names of Pensioners in Kentucky to Cincinnati, Ohio, to be executed by the

Secretary of War. An act transferring the execution of a certain act from the Secretary

of the Treasury to the Secretary of War. June 15, 1844. Appropriations for Deficiencies arising from Expenses improperly incurred beyond Amounts

appropriated for the Year ending June 30, 1844. An act making appropriations for certain objects of expenditure therein named in the year ending June thirty, eighteen hundred and forty-four. June 15, 1844. ...

... 669 Post-Roads in Florida. An act to establish certain post-roads in the territory of Florida. June 15, 1844. ....

669 Appropriation for Improvements in Iowa. An act making appropriation for certain improve. *ments in the territory of Iowa. June 15, 1844.

670 Appropriations for Improvements in Florida. An act making appropriations for certain improvements in the territory of Florida. June 15, 1844.....

670 Marine Hospital at Key West, Florida. An act to provide for the erection of a marine hospital at Key West, in the territory of Florida. June 15, 1844.......

670 The Legislatures of the Territories authorized to regulate the Apportionment of Representation.

An act to authorize the Legislatures of the several territories to regulate the apportionment of representation, and for other purposes. June 15, 1844.......

... 670 Patents for Lands in the St. Augustine Land District, Florida. An act to authorize the issuing

of patents for certain lands in the St. Augustine land district, in Florida, the sales of which were not regularly reported. June 15, 1844.

... 671 Amendment to the Act for the Armed Occupation of Florida. An act to amend an act entitled

"An act to provide for the armed occupation and settlement of the unsettled part of the peninsula of Florida.” June 15, 1844.......

... 671 Appropriation for the Support of Insane Persons in the District of Columbia, fc. An act making

appropriation for the support of insane persons in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. June 15, 1841.

672 Appropriation for Payment for Horses lost by the Missouri Volunteers in the Florida War. An

act making an appropriation for the payment of horses lost by the Missouri volunteers in

.... 669

the Florida war. June 15, 1844. ... Confirmation of certain Entries in the St. Augustine Land District. An act to confirm certain

entries of land in the St. Augustine land district, in the territory of Florida, made under the pre-emption law of June 22d, 1838. June 15, 1844.......

... 673

... 673

Page Persons formerly in the United States and now in Texas permitted to remove within the United

States. An act for the relief of persons residing within the reported limits of the States of Arkansas or Louisiana, and beyond the boundary line between the United States and the Republic of Texas, as established by the commissioners appointed to ascertain the same. June 15, 1844. ....

.... 674 Alexandria Canal. An act to amend the act entitled "An act to incorporate the Alexandria Ca

nal Company," approved on the twenty-sixth day of May, eighteen hundred and thirty. June 17, 1844...

674 Land Claims in Missouri, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama. An act to provide for

the adjustment of land claims within the States of Missouri, Arkansas, and Louisiana, and in those parts of the States of Mississippi and Alabama south of the thirty-first

degree of north latitude, and between the Mississippi and Perdido rivers. June 17, 1844. 676 Supreme and Circuit Courts of the United States. An act concerning the Supreme Court of the United States. June 17, 1844. .

... 676 Northern Boundary of the State of Missouri. An act respecting the northern boundary of the State of Missouri. June 17, 1844.....

677 Charters of the Banks in the District of Columbia. An act to extend the charters of the District Banks. June 17, 1844. ...

... 677 Balances of Appropriation for the Suppression of Indian Hostilities. An act to enable the War

Department to supply certain balances of appropriation, and for other purposes. June 17, 1814. .....

678 Arrests on mesne Process in the District of Coulmbia. An act supplementary to an act entitled

"An act to regulate arrests on mesne process in the District of Columbia," approved August first, eighteen hundred and forty-two. June 17, 1844.......

... 678 Conveyances of Places of Worship in the District of Columbia. An act concerning conveyances

or devises of places of Worship in the District of Columbia. June 17, 1844....... 679 Pensions to certain Widows extended. An act to continue the pensions of certain widows. June 17, 1844....

680 Jurisdiction of the Courts of Arkansas over the Indian Country. An act supplementary to the act

entitled "An act to regulate trade and intercourse with the Indian tribes, and to preserve peace on the frontiers,” passed thirtieth June, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-four. June 17, 1844...

680 Explanation of the Treaty with the Chippewa Indians. An act explanatory of the treaty made

with the Chippewa Indians at Saganaw, the twenty-third of January, eighteen hundred and thirty-eight. June 17, 1844...

... 680 Appropriations for the Expenses of Government. An act making appropriations for the civil and

diplomatic expenses of Government for the fiscal year ending the thirtieth day of June, . eighteen hundred and forty-five, and for other purposes. June 17, 1844. .

681 Appropriations for the Support of the Army. An act making appropriations for the support of

the army for the fiscal year ending on the thirtieth day of June, eighteen hundred and forty-five. June 17, 1844......

... 696 Appropriations for the Naval Service. An act making appropriations for the naval service for

the fiscal year ending the thirtieth day of June, eighteen hundred and forty-five. June 17, 1844...

... 699 Appropriations for the Expenses of the Indian Department and Indian Treaties. An act making

appropriations for the current and contingent expenses of the Indian Department, and for fulfilling treaty stipulations with the various Indian tribes, for the fiscal year commencing on the first day of July, eighteen hundred and forty-four, and ending on the thirtieth day of June, eighteen hundred and forty-five. June 17, 1844......

.... 704 Entry of Lands occupied by Branch Pilots of the Port of New Orleans. An act to authorize the

entry of certain lands, occupied by the branch pilots of the port of New Orleans, and others, in the State of Louisiana. June 17, 1844.. .

.... 715

RESOLUTIONS. No. 1. Acceptation of the Sword of Washington and the Staff of Franklin. A joint resolution

accepting the sword of Washington and staff of Franklin. March 4, 1841... ... 716 No. 2. Respect for the Memory of the Donor of the Camp Chest of General Washington, Joint

resolution of respect for the memory of the donor of the camp chest of General Wash. ington. April 30, 1844.

716 No. 3. Acceptation of the Camp Chest of General Washington. Joint resolution accepting the

716 camp chest of General Washington. April 30, 1844..

Pago No. 4. Settlement for Supplies furnished the Militia in the Service of the United States. Joint reso.

lution respecting the application of certain appropriations heretofore made. April 30, 1844. 716 No. 5. Printing and Distribution of Copies of the Journals and Public Documents. Joint reso

lution providing for the printing of additional copies of the journals and public docu-
ments. April 30, 1844....

... 717 No. 6. The Secretary of the Treasury to have charge of the Property of the United States at

Bath, in Maine. Joint resolution in relation to certain property purchased for the use of

the United States, at the port of Bath, in the State of Maine. May 23, 1844..... ... 717 No. 9. The Corporation of Baltimore authorized to use a certain Building. Resolution author

izing the corporation of Baltimore to use a building of the United States at Lazaretto
Point. June 3, 1844......

717 No. 10. Receipts issued by the Treasurer to be received in Payment for Public Land. A reso

lution respecting receipts issued by the Treasurer of the United States, in payment for
public land. June 12, 1844....

718 No. 11. The Joint Resolution for Printing additional Copies of the Journals and Public Docu

ments suspended. A resolution suspending the joint resolution providing for the printing
of additional copies of the journals and public documents. June 12, 1844.

718 No. 12. Clerks in the Business of Reservations and Grants under Indian Treaties continued.

A resolution to continue two clerks in the business of reservations and grants under Indian
treaties. June 12, 1844. ...

718 No. 14. Transmission of the British Mail between Boston and Canada. A joint resolution in

relation to the transmission of the British mail between Boston and Canada, and for other

purposes. June 15, 1844. .... No. 15. Claims under the Cherokee Treaty. A resolution for the relief of certain claimants

under the Cherokee treaty of one thousand eight hundred and thirty-six. June 15, 1844. 719 No. 16. Clerks in the Treasury Department. A joint resolution authorizing the transfer of certain clerks in the Treasury Department. June 15, 1844. .....

719 No. 17. Public Lands at Springfield and Harper's Ferry. A resolution relating to the public

lands appertaining to the armories of Springfield and Harper's Ferry. June 17, 1844... 719 No. 18. Thanks of Congress tendered to the British Authorities at Gibraltar, and others. Joint

resolution tendering the thanks of Congress to the British authorities at Gibraltar, and the
commander, officers and crew of her Britannic Majesty's ship Malabar. June 17, 1844. 720

... 718

STATUTE II.—1845.

Electors of President and Vice President of the United States. An act to establish a uniform

time for holding elections for electors of President and Vice President in all the States of
the Union. Jan. 23, 1845. ....

721 Correction of a clerical Error in the Act to regulate Arrests on Mesne Process in the District of

Columbia. An act to correct a clerical error in the act supplementary to an act to regu.
late arrests on mesne process in the District of Columbia, and to amend the title thereof.
Feb. 4, 1845.

.... 721 Chesapeake and Ohio Canal. An act confirming and assenting to an act of the Legislature of

Virginia, entitled "An act further to amend the act incorporating the Chesapeake and Ohio
Canal Company.” Feb. 7, 1845. .....

... 721 District Court in Louisiana. An act to repeal "An act for the better organization of the District

Court of the United States within the State of Louisiana," and for other purposes. Feb.
13, 1845......

721 722 History of Oregon, Californiafr. An act for the purchase of certain copies of the History of

Oregon, California, and the other Territories on the north-west coast of America. Feb.
20, 1845.......

721 Pensions. An act making appropriations for the payment of revolutionary and other pensioners

of the United States for the year ending thirtieth June, eighteen hundred and forty-six.
Feb. 20, 1845.....

723 Pensions. An act restricting the grant of pensions in certain cases. Feb. 20, 1845. .... 724 Lands at Perrysburg and Croghansville, Ohio. An act to quiet the title to certain lots of land

in the towns of Perrysburg and Croghansville, in the State of Ohio. Feb. 20, 1845. .... 724 Detention of Seamen until Arrival in the United States, fc. An act to amend the act entitled

"An act to provide for the enlistment of boys for the naval service, and to extend the term
of enlistment of seamen.” Feb. 20, 1845,

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Land District in Arkansas. An act to organize a new land district in the southern part of the
State of Arkansas. Feb. 20, 1845. ...

725 District Court in Louisiana. An act supplementary to "An act to repeal an act for the better

organization of the District Court of the United States within the State of Louisiana," and for other purposes, approved February thirteenth, one thousand eight hundred and forty-five. Feb. 26, 1845....

.... 726 Admiralty jurisdiction dested in the District Courts in certain Cases on the Lakes, &c. An act

extending the jurisdiction of the District Courts to certain cases, upon the lakes and navi. gable waters connecting the same. Feb. 26, 1845.......

... 726 Appropriations for the support of Government. An act explanatory of an act entitled "An act

making appropriations for the civil and diplomatic expenses of Government for the year one thousand eight hundred and thirty-nine. Feb. 26, 1845. ...

727 Importation of certain Iron Pipes and Machinery free of Duty. An act to authorize the South

Carolina Railroad Company to import certain pipes and machinery free of duty. Feb. 26, 1845....

727 Compacts of Alabama and Mississippi relative to the Five Per Cent. Fund, fc. An act to amend

an act entitled "An act to carry into effect, in the States of Alabama and Mississippi, the existing compacts with those States with regard to the five per cent. fund and the school reservations. Feb. 26, 1845.......

727 Appropriations for the Naval Service for the Year 1845. An act to amend the act entitled "An

act making appropriations for the naval service for the fiscal year ending the thirtieth day of June, one thousand eight hundred and forty-five.” Feb. 26, 1845. ...

729 Lands granted to General La Fayette. An act to authorize a re-location of land-warrants num

ber three, four, and five, granted by Congress to General La Fayette. Feb. 26, 1845. ... 729 Circuit and Criminal Courts in the County of Washington. An act to change the time for hold.

ing the Circuit and Criminal Courts in the county of Washington. March 1, 1845. .... 729 Port of Delivery at the City of Ln Fayette. An act in alteration of an act entitled "An act to

establish a port of delivery at the city of La Fayette, in the State of Louisiana." March 1, 1845..

730 Navy Pensions. An act making appropriations for the payment of navy pensions for the year ending thirtieth June, eighteen hundred and forty-six. March 1, 1845. ..

730 Sale of Arabian Horses presented by the Imaum of Muscat. An act to authorize the sale of two

Arabian horses, received as a present by the Consul of the United States at Zanzibar,

from the Imaum of Muscat. March 1, 1845. .... Courts in Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama and Louisiana. An act

to change the time of holding the Federal Courts in Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama and Louisiana. March 1, 1845. ...

730 Naval Pensions. An act renewing certain naval pensions for the term of five years. March 3, 1845.

731 Wabash and Erie Canal. An act to grant certain lands to the State of Indiana, the better to

enable the said State to extend and complete the Wabash and Erie Canal from Terre

Haute to the Ohio River. March 3, 1845. .....
Reduction of Postage, fc. An act to reduce the rates of postage, to limit the use and correct

the abuse of the franking privilege, and for the prevention of frauds on the revenues of
the Post-Office Department. March 3, 1845.......

.... 732 Appropriations for the Post-Office Department for 1846. An act making appropriations for the

service of the Post-Office Department, for the year ending thirtieth June, eighteen hun. dred and forty-six. March 3, 1845.....

... 739 Value of the Florin of Austria at the Custom-Houses. An act supplementary to an act entitled

"An act to fix the value of certain foreign moneys of account in computations at the custom-houses." March 3, 1845.......

... 740 Land Claims in the State of Mississippi. An act to confirm the survey and location of claims

for lands in the State of Mississippi, east of the Pearl river, and south of thirty-first degree of north latitude. March 3, 1845. .....

... 740 Appropriations for the Military Academy. An act making appropriations for the support of the

Military Academy for the year ending the thirtieth June, eighteen hundred and forty-six.
March 3, 1845....

742
Admission of Iowa and Florida into the Union. An act for the admission of the States of Iowa
and Florida into the Union. March 3, 1845....

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