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compensation to the door-keepers of the two Tothe door
Houses, for services which have been hereto- se
fore rendered, or may be rendered in the recess
of Congress for the year one thousand seven
hundred and ninety-two, and certified by the
President of the Senate or Speaker of the House
of Representatives, in manner required by law,
for like services during sessions, shall be dis-
charged out of the money herein before appro-
priated for the contingent expenses of the two
Houses of Congress...

Sec. 3. And be it further enacted, That for
discharging certain liquidated claims upon the

For liquis United States, for making good deficiencies in claims, deormer appropriatio ns for the support of the

civil list,

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appropriated for the payment of certain officers
of the courts, jurors and witnesses, and for the & ten cut-
establishment of ten cutters, there shall be ap- ters.
propriated a sum of money not exceeding one
hundred and ninety-seven thousand, one hun-
dred and nineteen dollars, and forty-nine cents;
that is to say,

For discharging a balance due on a liquida- ted claim of his most Christian Majesty against Balance the United States, for supplies during the late a

į christian war, .nine thousand and twenty dollars, and majesty. fixty-eight cents.

For payment of the principal and interest on a liquidated claim of Oliver Pollock, late com- o. Pollock. mercial agent of the United States, at NewOrleans, for supplies of clothing, arms and military stores, during the late war, one hundred and eight thousand, fix hundred and five dollars, and two cents: Provided, That the faid monies be not paid to the said Oliver Pol


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· lock, without the consent of the agents of the

court of Spain. Deficien-. For making good deficiencies in the last apcies of civil lift. propriations for the compensations to sundry

officers of the civil list-establishment, five thou

sand four hundred and seventy-one dollars. For fundry For defraying fundry authorized expenses to expenses.

the commissioners of loans in the several states, twenty-one thousand dollars.

For defraying a balance of certain liquidated and contingent expenses in the treasury-department, two thoufand eight hundred dollars.

For defraying the additional expenses of the enumeration of the inhabitants of the United States, nineteen thousand feven hundred and seventy-two dollars and seventy-nine cents.

For making good a deficiency in former apa propriations, to dischargethe expenses to clerk, jurors and witnesses in the courts of the United States, five thousand dollars.

For the maintenance and repair of lighthouses, beacons, piers, stakes and buoys, fixteen thousand dollars.

For the expense of keeping prisoners committed under the authority of the United States, four thousand dollars.

For the expense of clerks and books in ar ranging the public securities, two thousand four hundred and fifty dollars.

For the purchase of hydrometers for the use of the officers in the execution of the laws of revenue, one thousand dollars. · For the farther expenseof building and equipo ping ten cutters, two thousand dollars.

Sec. 4. And be it further enacted, That for

the support of the military establishment of the For militae United States, in the year one thousand seven ry establishhundred and ninety-two, the payment of the

fchment for

wc 1792. annual allowances to the invalid pensioners of the United States, for defraying all expenses incident to the Indian department, and for defraying the expenses incurred in the defensive protection of the frontiers against the Indians, during the years one thousand seven hundred and ninety, and one thousand feven hundred and ninety-one, by virtue of the authority vef. ted in the President of the United States, by the acts relative to the military establishment, pafsed. the twenty-ninth of September, one thousand seven hundred and eighty-nine, and the thirtieth of April, one thousand seven hundred and ninety, and for which, no appropriations have been made, there shall be appropriated a sum of money, not exceeding five hundred and thirty-two thousand, four hundred and forty-nine dollars, seventy-six cents, and two thirds of a cent; that is to fay,

For the pay of the troops, one hundred and two thousand fix hundred and eighty-six doka lars.

For subsistence, one hundred and nineteen thousand, six hundred and eighty-eight dollars, and ninety-seven cents.

For clothing, forty-eight thousand dollars.

For forage, four thousand one hundred and fifty-two dollars.

For the hospital-department, fix thousand dollars.

For the quarter-master's department, fifty thousand dollars.

For the ordnance department, feven thou

fand two hundred and four dollars and sixtyfour cents.

For the contingent expenses of the war de partment, including maps, hire of expresses, allowances to officers for extra-expenses, printing, loss of stores of all kinds, advertising and apprehending deferters, twenty thousand dol

lars. Compensa- . For the discharge of certain fums due for tion to sundry officers, pay and subsistence of sundry officers of the &c. late army, and for pay of the late Maryland

ljne, for which no appropriations have been made, ten thousand four hundred and ninety: dollars, and thirty-six cents.

For the payment of the annual allowances To invalid pensioners. to invalid pensioners, eighty-seven thousand

four hundred and fixty-three dollars, fixty cents

and two thirds of a cent. Indian de. For defraying all expenses incident to the tment. Indian department, authorized by law, thirty

nine thousand four hundred and twenty-four

dollars, and seventy-one cents. Frontiers. For defraying the expenses incurred in the

defensive protection of the frontiers, as before, recited, thirty-seven thousand, three hundred and thirty-nine dollars, and forty-eight cents.

Sec. 5. And be it further enacted, That the The funds several appropriations, herein before made, shall for the feveral ap- be paid and discharged out of the funds follow- .. propria.

ing, to wit; first, out of the sum of fix hundred thousand dollars, which, by the act, inti-. tuled, “ An act niaking provision for the debt of the United States," is reserved, yearly, for the support of the government of the United States, and their common defence; and secondly, out of such surplus as fhall have accrued to



the end of the present year, upon the revenues
heretofore established, over and above the fums
necessary for the payment of interest on the
public debt during the same year, and for sa-
tisfying other prior appropriations.

of the House of Representatives. JOHN ADAMS, Vice-President of the United

States, and President of the Senate. 17
APPROVED, December twenty-third, 1791:

President of the United States.

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An A&t for carrying into Effect a Contract be-

tween the United States and the State of Penn

Sylvania. .
T OR.duly conveying to the state of Penn-

T sylvania a certain tract of land, the right
to the government and jurisdiction whereof was
relinquished to the said state by a resolution of
Congress of the fourth day of September, in the
year one thousand seven hundred and eighty
eight, and whereof the right of soil has been
sold by virtue of a previous resolution of Con-. -
gress of the sixth day of June in the said year ;

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Re- Tract of presentatives of the United States of America in land con

veyed to Congress assembled, That the President of the Penny United States be authorized, on fulfilment of nia on cer

s tain condig the terms stipulated on the part of the state of cior

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