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CHAPTER II.

An At t for the Relief of David Cook and Thg-^ mas Campbell.

Section i. T) E it enatted by the Senate and \f% House of Representatives of the United States of America, in Congress assembled* 0. Cook That David Cook, a captain of artillery in the allowed a late war, and who, being shot through the bopenuon, ^ at {.jie battle of Monmouth, is rendered incapable to obtain his livelshood by labor, shall be placed on the pension-list of the United States, and shall be entitled to one-third of his. monthly pay, as a captain of artillery: Promi "uided, That he return into the treasury-office, a sum equivalent to two-thirds of his commutation of half-pay, being the proportion of his pension to the amount of his commutation.

Sec. 2. And be it further enacled, That Tho* mas Campbell be placed on the pension-list, and that the half-pay of a captain of insantry T. Camp- be allowed to the said Thomas Campbell, who has been so injured by repeated wounds in the service of his country, that he is unable to support himself by labor: Provided, That he return into the treasury-office a sum equivalent to the whole of his commutation of half-pay.

JONATHAN TRUMBULL, Speaker of the House of Representatives. JOHN ADAMS, Vice-President of the United Slates, and President of the Senate.

Approved, December sixteenth, 1791:

GEORGE WASHINGTON,
President of the United States.

CHAPTER III.

An Acl making Appropriations for the Support of Government for the Tear one thousand seven hundred and ninety-tzuo.

Section i. E it enacted by the Senate and J3 House of Representatives of the United States of America, in Congress assembled, That for the service of the year one thousand s>«isica{>seven hundred and ninety-two, and the sup- [jTM£r£jr port of the civil list of the United States, in- 179:'. eluding the incidental and contingent expenses of the several departments and offices thereof, there shall be appropriated a sum of money not exceeding three hundred and t wenty-nine thousand, six hundred and nsty-three dollars, and civil lift, fifty-fix cents; that is to say,

For the compensations granted by law to the uC,"iw President of the United States, the Vice-Presi- president dent, Chief Justice, Associate Judges, and At- ^c^Dt, torney General, fifty-three thousand dollars. j"^gi« a»+

Far the like compensations to the District i.iencra!; Judges, nineteen thousand eight hundred dol- districtlars. jud2C$'

For the like compensations to the members member of the Senate and House of Representatives, "^House and the officers and attendants of the two ofRepreHouses, estimated on a sessions of six months [XereSd continuance, and including the travelling ex- attendams*penses of the members, one hundred and twenty-nine thousand, seven hundred and thirty

dollars. Secretary

For the like compensations to the Secretary offhe 1^ and officers of the several departments of the {uTI>cXcc* Treasury of the United States, including clerks viL^aTM* •nd attendants, and the salaries of the respec- loan oSl

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live loan-officers, sixty thousand three hundred dollars.

Compensa-' For the like compensations to the Secretary Lre^arv" of' and officers of the department of State, six. Hate and thousand three hundred dollars.

secretary For the like compensations to the Secretary of war and and officers of the department of War, nine "^Lri> thousand six hundred dollars. Board com- For the like compensations to the members r"trks°"&c. of the Board of Commissioners, for the settlement of the accounts between the United States and the individual states, including clerks and attendants, thirteen thousand one hundred dollars. .

6jvtmors, For the like compensations to the Goverothfr'offi- n'ors, Judges and other officers of the Western cers of w. Territory of the United States, including cqrrtts-.riLorj. tingencies, eleven thousand dollars.

For the payment of the annual grant tOK B.steuben. Baron Steuben, pursuant to an act of Congress, two thousand five hundred dollars.

pensions. For the payment of sundry pensions granted by the late government, two thousand seven hundred and sixty-seven dollars, and seventythree cents.

incidental For defraying all other incidental and con"viUifb °f tmSent expenses of the civil list establishment, &c. and the including firewood, stationary, together with i^ononses the printing work, and all other contingent Stc. experJes 01 the two Houies or Congrds, rent and office-expenses of the three several departments, namely, Treasury, State, War, and of the General Board of Commissioners, twentyone thousand five hundred and fifty-five dol~ tars, and eighty-three cents. , , t

Sec 2. Arid be it further enacted, That th«

Compensation to the door-keepers of the two Tothtdoet Houses, for services which have been hereto- kccpc"> 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 sections, (hall be discharged out of the money herein before appropriated for the contingent expenses of the two Houses of Congress.

Sec. 3. And be it further enacled, That for discharging certain liquidated claims upon the j^i"1"'* United States, for making good deficiencies in claims, dcormer appropriations for the support of the csvu'iist'"1 civil list-establishment, and for aiding the fund payment of appropriated for the payment of certain officers ^H"r^c' of the courts, jurors and witnesses, and for the & ten cutestabli/hment of ten cutters, there shall be ap- ter*' propriated a sum of money not exceeding one hundred and ninety-seven thousand, one hundred and nineteen dollars,and forty-nine cents; that is to say,

For discharging a balance due on a liquidated claim of his most Christian Majesty against Balance the United States, for supplies during the late Titian, war, nine thousand and twenty dollars, and majesty, sixty-eight cents.

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

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lock, without the consent of the agenis of the court of Spain.

desofrivfl .^or making good deficiencies in the last ap» list. prbpriations for the compensations to sundry officers of the civil list-establishment, five thousand four hundred and seventy-one dollars, ror sundry -pot defraying sundry authorized expenses to '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 thousand eight hundred dollars.

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

For making good a deficiency in former appropriations, to discharge the expenses to clerks., jurors and witnesses in the courts of the United States, five thousand dollars.

For the maintenance and repair of lighthouses, beacons, pities, stakes and buoys, sixteen 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 arranging 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 sarther expense of building and equipping ten cutters, two thousand dollars.

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

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