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Page 142 - act to regulate trade and intercourse with the Indian tribes, and to preserve peace on the frontiers," approved thirteenth March, one thousand eight hundred and two, May 6, 1822, chap. 54 ; an act to regulate trade and inter, course with the Indian tribes, and to preserve peace on the frontiers,
Page 249 - be vested in such person and persons, and shall be exercised in such manner, as the President of the United States shall direct for maintaining and protecting the inhabitants of Louisiana in the free enjoyment of their liberty, property and religion. APPROVED, October 31, 1803. CHAP.
Page 61 - beginning at the mouth of the Great Miami river, and running thence due north to the territorial line between the United States and Canada, shall be erected into an independent state, and admitted into the Union on an equal footing with the original states, thenceforth
Page 497 - And be it further enacted, That in every such contract or agreement to be made or entered into, or accepted as aforesaid, there shall be inserted an express condition that no member of Congress shall be admitted to any share or part of such contract or agreement, or to any benefit to arise thereupon. SEC.
Page 540 - United States be, and he hereby is authorized, in case either France or Great Britain shall so revoke or modify her edicts, as that they shall cease to violate the neutral commerce of the United States, to declare the same by proclamation ; after which the trade of the United States, suspended
Page 142 - and intercourse with the Indian tribes, and to preserve peace on the frontiers, May 19, 1796, chap. 25— Expired. An act for the preservation of peace with the Indian tribes, January 17, 1800, chap. 5.—Expired. An act supplementary to the "act to regulate trade and intercourse with the Indian tribes, and to preserve peace on the frontiers," April 22, 1800, chap. 30.—Expired.
Page 379 - Article 49. Any officer belonging to the service of the United States, who, by discharging of fire-arms, drawing of swords, beating of drums, or by any other means whatsoever, shall occasion false alarms in camp, garrison, or quarters, shall suffer death, or such other punishment as shall be ordered by the sentence of a general court martial. Article
Page xxxi - to form a State Government, and admitted into the Union. Au act to enable the people of the territory of Orleans to form a constitution and state government, and for the admission of such state into the Union on an equal footing with the original states, and for other purposes. Feb. 20,
Page 244 - of the Congress of the United States, intituled 'An act for the relief of insolvent debtors within the district of Columbia,'" which said certificate shall be recorded by the said clerk, and a copy thereof under seal, shall be received in evidence, in any court of law in the United States. SEC.
Page xxiv - of saltpetre and sulphur. (Obsolete.) March 11, 1808 473 Embargo. An act in addition to the act entitled "An act supplementary to the act entitled ' An act laying an embargo on all ships and vessels in the ports and harbours of the United States.'" (Repealed.) March 12, 1808 473 Duties remitted on a Monument in Memory of the