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LIST OF THE PUBLIC ACTS OF CONGRESS. xxxv P-¢¤ Defence of the Maritime Frvwttier. An act making a further appropriation for the defence of the maritime frontier and for the support of the Navy of the United States. July 5, 1812 . . . . ... 776 Payment of Bills drawn by John. Armstrong on the Treasury of the United States, suspended. Au act authorizing the Secretary of the Treasury to suspend the payment of certain bills drawn by John Armstrong, late minister of the United States at the Court of France, upon the Treasury of the United States. July 6, 1812 . . .. 777 Compensation to the President pro tcmpore of the Senate. An act to compensate for his services the President pro tempore of the Senate, acting as such when the offlce of Vice- President of the United States shall be vacant. July 6, 1812. . 777 Sap Keeping and Accommodatekm of Prisoners of War. An act for the safe keeping and accommodation of prisoners of war. July 6, 1812. . .. ... ... .. .. . . ... ... 777 Jmeriran Vessels prohibited trading with the Enemies of the United States. An act to prohibit American vessels from proceeding to, or trading with, the enemies of the United States, and for other purposes. July 6, 1812. .. ... 778 Alien Enemies. An act supplementary to the act entitled “An act respecting alien en emies." July 6, 1812 . . 781 .dppmpriat1kmfar the Jlhlilary Establishment and fur the Indian Department in the Year 1812. An act making additional appropriations for the military establishment and for the Indian department for the year one thousand eight hundred and twelve. July 6, 1812. 781 Meeting of Congress. An act iixiug the time for the next meeting of Congress. July 6, 1812 .. . . . . .. . . .. . ... 781 Pay nj the Army tf the United States. An act respecting the pay of the army of the United States. July 6, 1812. . . . . 782 Public Lands in Ohio. An act supplementary to the act entitled “An act giving further time to purchasers of public lands northwest of the river Ohio, to complete their pay- ments." .luly6,l812. . ... .. . ... . 782 Public Debt. An act authorizing a subscription for the old six per cent. and deferred stocks, and providing for an exchange of the same. July 6, 1812 .. . .. 783 Loan not exceeding Eleven Millions of Dollars. An act supplementary to the act entitled "An act authorizing a loan for a sum not exceeding eleven millions of dollars." July 6, 1812 . . . . . . . . 784 Army of the United States. An act making further provision for the army of the United States, and for other purposes. July 6, 1812. . 784 Army of the United States. An act supplementary to the act entitled “An act authorizing the President of the United States to accept and organize certain volunteer military corps." July 6, 1812 ... . 785 RESOLUTIONS. 1. Granting permission to the Judges of the Supreme Court of the United States to use the books in the library of Congress. March 2, 1812... .. .. . . 786 2. On the subject of arts and manufactures. March 19, 1812 . .. 786 3. Requesting the State of Georgia to assent to the formation of two states of the Mississippi. territory. June 17, 1812 .. . ... . . .. ... .. 786 4. Requesting the President of the United States to recommend aday of public humiliation and prayer. . ... . ... . 786 STATUTE II.-1812, 1813. Transmission of certain Documents_/3·ee of Postage. An act to authorize the transportation of certain documents free of postage. Nov. 12, 1812.. . . . . .. 787 Continuanu of the Mint at Philadetphia. An act further to prolong the continuance of the mint at Philadelphia. Dec. 2, 1812 .. .. .. ... . 787 Militia of the United States. An act making an appropriation to defray expenses incurred, cr to be incurred, under an act entitled “An act to authorize a detachment from the militia of the United States ;" and the act entitled “An act for calling forth the militia to execute the laws of the Union, suppress insurrections, and repel invasions, and to repeal the act now in force for those purposes, passed the twentyieighth dag of February, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-five." (Obsolete.) 4-;;.12,181 781