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EIGHTII CONGRESS. Sess. I. Ch. 20. 1804. 263 original assessment lists, and whenever required within the time limited "¤°>*V°» md tv bylaw for the redemption of lands, or lots, thus sold, to any person wishing to ascertain whether any tract of land or lot has been sold for amount paid by norppayment of the tax, to receive, within the same period, from any them l`°' P'°· person tendering the same, the amount of the tax, charges and costs for £§;2;,,,:°£· °” which any such tract of land or lot has been sold, with the interest which taxes. shall have accrued on the same as fixed by law, and execute a receipt for the same; which payment, by whomsoever made, shall always be considered to be made for the benefit of the original proprietor; and to Limitation or pay over, at any time, within the same period, when applied for, the *lm“l“ Wm9h monies and `interest received from, or for any original proprietors, who shall have availed themselves of the right of redeeming their lands, redeem their agreeably to law, to the person who may have purchased the tract of l"-“d· land or lot, so redeemed, when the same was sold for non-payment of the tax, or to the representative of such person. Sec. 4. And be it further enacted, That it shall be the duty of the Supervisors, said supervisor, person acting as supervisor, or marshal, as the case may &°- "{ l°d§° be, to file, at the end of two years after the completion of the sales of ,-35 lands sold within their district, for non-payment of the direct tax, with non-payrnentor the clerk of the district court within whose district such lands may lie, *%‘“*h°,9l°;l‘$’ correct transcripts, similar to those prescribed by the first section of this g,,,€£;,,,°, l' er act, of the lands or lots sold in whole, or in part, for non-payment of the direct tax, and which shall not have been redeemed by, or for, the original proprietor within the said two years; and also to pay into the and to_(pay into clerk’s office of the said court, for the use of the purchaser or his repre- of “'*‘ °m°°“ sentatives, any monies remaining in their hands which shall have been ,,,,?,,Q§°},lg, paid by such original proprietors, as shall have availed themselves of the original proprieright of redemption: and it shall also be the duty of the aid supervisors, hi"}; if "§g°‘;’.“‘ officers acting as supervisors, or marshals, as the case may be, when tbz1p,,,:,!;,,,,,,,: any collector shall have’failed to transmit to them, or any of them, the Duty_ of the transcripts of the lists of lands sold for non—payment of the tax, as *5; required by the first section of this act, to file with the clerk of the said y,,,;,,,,, 0; th, district court the receipts given by such collector, either for the purchase collectors to money of lands or lots, thus sold, to the purchasers, or for the redemption Q of the same, to original proprietors which shall have been delivered by cd gy Pm, 5,.,; the purchasers, or original proprietors, as the case may be, of lands, or section. lots, thus sold, to the said supervisors, officers acting as supervisors, or marshals, in the manner, and within the time prescribed by this act. _ Sec. 5. And be it further enacted, That the several marshals, for mg;?;“;‘;;;S the time being, of the said district courts shall alone have the authority execute deed, in all cases where the time limited by law for the redemption of lands for lands sold, sold, shall not have expired before the passing of this act; and they are :,‘d“°"°°°°m' hereby authorized and required to execute deeds for so much of the said ` lands and lots as shall have been sold to satisfy the amount of the direct tax, charges and costs due thereon, and which shall not have been redeemed by or for the original proprietor, within the time limited by law, to the purchasers of such lands or lots, or. their legal representatives: Provided however, and it is further enacted, That no such deed No deed to shall be executed except for lands or lots contained in the transcripts E: ‘;"°Z;"’g filed with the clerk of the proper district court, in conformity with the mp 1,,,, in th, preceding section, or unless the purchaser of any tract of land or lot, transcripts. sold for non-payment of the tax, shall have filed within three months after the passing of this act, or within three months after such sale, with the supervisor, officer acting as supervisor or marshal, as the case_may be, a receipt from the collector for the purchase money, dated within thirty days subsequent to such sale, and specifying distinctly, the original _ description of the land assessed and the quantity sold: And provided Pr¤v¤S¤· also, that no such deed shall, in any case, be executed for any land purchased by or for a collector of the direct tax. and not contained in the