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LIST OF THE PUBLIC ACTS OF CONGRESS.
 
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Pensions. An act to provide for the widows and orphans of certain deceased officers. (Obsolete.) March 14, 1798.
540
Light-houses and Buoys. An act for the erection of light-houses, and placing buoys at the several places therein mentioned. March 14, 1798.
540
Foreign Intercourse. An act providing the means of intercourse between the United States and foreign nations. (Expired and Supplied.) March 19, 1798.
541
Appropriations for the Support of Government. An act making appropriations for the support of government for the year one thousand seven hundred and ninety-eight, and for other purposes. (Obsolete.) March 19, 1798.
542
Duties on Stamps. An act to amend the act entitled “An act laying duties on stamped vellum, parchment, and paper.” (Repealed.) March 19, 1798.
545
Consent of Congress to Act of Massachusetts. An act declaring the consent of Congress to an act of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. March 27, 1798.
546
Consent of Congress to an Act of Maryland. An act declaring the consent of Congress to an act of the State of Maryland passed the twenty-eighth of December, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-three, for the appointment of a health officer. (Expired.) March 27, 1798.
546
Appropriation for the Support of a Naval Armament. An act for an additional appropriation to provide and support a naval armament. (Obsolete.) March 27, 1798.
547
Post-office and Post-roads. An act to continue in force the fifth section of an act entitled “An act in addition to the act entitled ‘An act to establish the post-office and post-roads within the United States.’ ” (Obsolete and Supplied.) March 28, 1798.
547
Duties on Foreign and Domestic distilled Spirits, Stills, Wines, and Teas. An act to continue in force for a limited time a part of an act entitled “An act making further provision for securing and collecting the duties on foreign and domestic distilled spirits, stills, wines, and teas.” (Expired.) April 7, 1798.
547
Refugees from Canada and Nova Scotia. An act for the relief of refugees from the British Provinces of Canada and Nova Scotia. (Expired.) April 7, 1798.
547
Exportation of Arms and Ammunition prohibited, and Importation encouraged. An act to continue in force the act entitled “An act prohibiting for a limited time the exportation of arms and ammunition, and for encouraging the importation thereof.” (Expired.) April 7, 1798.
549
Settlement of the Limits of Georgia; government in the Mississippi Territory authorized. An act for an amicable settlement of limits with the State of Georgia, and authorizing the establishment of a government in the Mississippi territory. April 7, 1798.
549
Expenditure and Appropriation for reimbursement of Consuls of the United States. An act authorizing an expenditure and making an appropriation for the reimbursement of moneys advanced by the consuls of the United States in certain cases. (Obsolete.) April 18, 1798.
551
A Supplement to the Act authorizing the Loan for the Use of the City of Washington. An act supplementary to an act entitled “An act authorizing a loan for the use of the city of Washington in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes therein mentioned.” April 18, 1798.
551
Armament for the Protection of the Trade of the United States. An act to provide an additional armament for the further protection of the trade of the United States, and for other purposes. (Obsolete.) April 27, 1798.
552
Army of the United States. An act to provide an additional regiment of artillerists and engineers. (Repealed.) April 27, 1798.
552
Light-houses and Buoys. An act for erecting light-houses, and placing buoys and stakes at the places therein mentioned. April 27, 1798.
553
Department of the Navy established. An act to establish an executive department to be denominated the Department of the Navy. April 30, 1798.
553
Administration of Oaths. An act to authorize certain officers and others to administer oaths. May 3, 1798.
554
Defence of the Ports and Harbours of the United States. An act supplementary to the act providing for the further defence of the ports and harbours of the United States. May 3, 1798.
554
Authority to the President to procure Arms and Ammunition. An act to enable the president of the United States to procure, cannon arms, and ammunition, and for other purposes. (Obsolete.) May 4, 1798.
555