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ber o~ aids not exceeding four, and secretaries not exceeding two, as he Aids and secmay Judge proper, each to have the rank, pay and emoluments of a Iieu~ retaries. tenanf,ocolonel. Sec. 6. And be it further enacted, That whenever the President shall President may appoint an indeem it expedient, he is hereby empowered, by and with the advice and spector general. oonsentof the Senate, to appoint an inspector-general, with the rank of major.~eneral, and the I!'ajor-generals and inspector~general shall each be enutled to the following pay and emoluments, viz.: one hundred and Pay and emoluments of major sixty-six dollars ~onthly pa!, twenty dollars monthly allowance for forage, generals and mwhen the same IS not provided by the United States, and fifteen rations spector general. per day, or money in lieu thereof, at the current price; and shall be and Theymayapthey are hereby authorized to appoint two aids, each of whom shall have point aids. the rank, pay and emoluments of a major. And at the time aforesaid, the President is further empowered, by and with the advice and consent President may lID adof the Senate, to appoint an adjutant~general, who shall have the rank appointgeneral; jutant pay and emoluments of a brigadier. genp,ral. And the President is hereby Assistant inauthorized alone to appoint, from time to time, when he shall judge pro- spectors to every per, assistant inspectors to every separate portion of the army, consisting portionseparate of the of one or more divisions, who shall be deputy adjutant-generals thereof army; respectively, and who shall be taken from the line of the army, and allowed, in addition to their pay, eight dollars per month; and likewise and inspectors sub.mspeeto appoint inspectors and sub-inspectors to each brigade and corps of and to each britors every description, at his discretion, taking them from the line of the gade and corps. army, and they shall each receive, while acting in said capacity, an addi. tional pay of six dollars per month. Also a quarSec. 7. And be it fllrtller enacted, That in case the President shall termaster genjudge the ~mployment of a quartermaster~general, physician-general and eral, physician paymaster-general or either of them essential to the public interest, he general and is hereby authorized, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate, paymaster gen. eral. to appoint the Bame accordingly, who shall be entitled to the rank, pay Proviso, en .. and emoluments which follow, viz. : quartermaster-general, the rank, pay abling the Pre. sident to make aud emoluments of a Iieutenant-eolonel; physician-general and pay- appointments master-general each the pay and emoluments of a lieutenant~lonel. of certain offiProvided, that in ease the President shall judge it expedient to appoint cers in the rea commander of the army, an inspector-general, adjutant~general, quar~ cess, whOle commissions term aster-general, physician-general and paymaster-general, or either of shall expire at them, in the recess of the Senate, he is hereby authorized to make any the end of the session of tho or all of said appointments and grant commissions thereon, which shall Senate there. expire at the end of the next session of the S€'nate thereafter. atter, Former laws Sec. 8, And be it further enacted, That the laws of the United States, respecting the regulations and emoluments of recruit.ing officers; punish- respecting the military estabment of persons who shall procure or entice a soldier to desert or shall lishment of the U, State~ expurchase his arms, uniform clothing, or any part thereof; and the punish- tended to tho ment of every commanding officer of any ship or vessel who shall receive persons matters on board his ship or vessel as one of his crew, knowing him to have and things with. mORning deserted, or otherwise carry away any soldier or refuse to deliver him up in the act, orthis to the orders of his commanding officer; and the law respecting the oath or affirmation to be taken by officers, non-commissioned officers, musicians and privates; and respecting ~e jnserti~~ of condi~ions in the enlistments; and all other laws respecting the military estabhshment of the United States, excepting in such eases where different and specific regulations are made by this act-shall be in force and apply to all persons, matters and things within the intent and meaning of this act, in the same manner, as they would, were they inserted at large in the same. The Preaident Sec. 9. And be it further enacted, That the commander of the army, may at his disinspector-general, adjutant-general, quartermaster-general? p~ysician-gen cretion dis. ral, and paymaster-general, and the general, field and com~lssioned ~tlice~s charge the who may be appointed by virtue of this act, shall respectively contmne III whole or any