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LIST OF THE PUBLIC ACTS OF CONGRESS.


 
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Additional Duties on Merchandise. An act for raising a further sum of money by additional duties on certain articles imported, and for other purposes. (Obsolete.) March 3, 1797.
503
Duties on Distilled Spirits and on the Capacity of Stills. An act repealing in part the “Act concerning the duties on spirits distilled within the United States,” passed the eighth day of May, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-two; and imposing certain duties on the capacity of stills of a particular description. (Repealed.) March 3, 1797.
504
Expenses of Negotiations with the Dey of Algiers. An act authorizing the President of the United States to apply a further sum to the expense of negotiations with the Dey and Regency of Algiers. (Obsolete.) March 3, 1797.
505
Remission of Fines and Forfieitures. An act to provide for mitigating or remitting the forfeitures, penalties, and disabilities accruing in certain cases therein mentioned. March 3, 1797.
506
Evidences of Public Debt to be received in Payment for Public Lands. An act to authorize the receipt of evidences of the public debt in payment for the lands of the United States. (Repealed.) March 3, 1797.
507
Meeting of Congress. An act to alter the time for the next meeting of Congress. (Repealed.) March 3, 1797.
507
Army of the United States. An act to amend and repeal in part the act entitled “An act to ascertain and fix the military establishment of the United States.” (Repealed.) March 3, 1797.
507
Appropriation for the Naval and Military Establishments. An act making appropriations for the naval and military establishments for the year one thousand seven hundred and ninety-seven. (Obsolete.) March 3, 1797.
508
Duties on Snuff and Tobacco. An act to suspend, in part, the act entitled “An act to alter and amend the act entitled an ‘Act laying certain duties upon snuff and refined sugar,’” and to grant relief in certain cases arising under the said act. (Obsolete.) March 3, 1797.
509
Post-office and Post-roads. An act in addition to the act entitled “An act to establish the post-office and post-roads within the United States.” (Repealed.) March 3, 1797.
509
Settlement of Accounts between the United States and the Receivers of Public Money. An act to provide more effectually for the settlement of accounts between the United States and receivers of public money. March 3, 1797.
512
Authorizing Expenditures for the Prosecution of Claims on the belligerent Powers. An act authorizing an expenditure and making an appropriation for the prosecution of the claims of certain citizens of the United States for property captured by the belligerent powers. (Obsolete.) March 3, 1797.
516
Buoys in the Harbour of Boston. An act providing for certain buoys to be placed in and near the Harbour of Boston. March 3, 1797.
516
Domestic Debt of the United States. An act extending the time for receiving cn loan the domestic debt of the United States. (Obsolete.) March 3, 1797.
516
Compensation of Clerks. An act to revive and continue the act passed the thirtieth of May, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-six, entitled “An act to regulate the compensation of clerks.” (Obsolete.) March 3, 1797.
517
Circuit Courts of the United States. An Act concerning the Circuit Courts of the United States. March 3, 1797.
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STATUTE Ⅰ.—1797.

 
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Privateering against Nations in Amity with the United States prohibited. An act to prevent citizens of the United States from privateering against nations in amity with or against the United States. June 14, 1797.
520
Exportation of Arms and Ammunition prohibited, and the Importation encouraged. An act prohibiting for a limited time the exportation of arms and ammunition, and for encouraging the importation thereof. (Expired.) June 14, 1797.
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