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(je] SIXTH CONGRESS. Sess. I. Ch. 47. 1800. Penalty on sn. entice any artificer or workman, retained or employed in any arsenal 0,-

  • i°l¤K *}“’¤Y» armory of the United States, to depart from the same during the erm.

°"‘l’l°*"“g· &°‘ tinuanoe of his engagement, or avoid or break his contract with the workmen under _ . . engagements to United States, or who after due notrce of the engagement of any such me Public- workman or arrnorer, in any arsenal or armory, shall during the eontmn. ance of such engagement, retain, hire, or in any wise employ, harbor, or conceal such artificer or workman, the person so offending shall, upon conviction, be fined at the discretion of the court not exceeding fifty dollars, or be imprisoned for any term not exceeding three months. ,.6,,,,,,}. 0,, Sec. 3. ·And be it jlzrtlrcr enacted, 'Ilhat if any artiticer or workman workmen being hired, retained, or employed in any publ1c arsenal or armory, shall, wan. ¥‘l‘“Y °,f‘;"“‘“ tonly and carelessly, break, impair, or destroy any tmplements, tools, or mimn uutensils, or any stock, or materials for making guns, the property of the United States; or shall wilfully and obstinatelylrefuse to perform the services lawfully assigned to him, pursuant to his contract, every such person shall forfeit a sum not exceeding twenty dollars fog every such act of disobedience or breach of contract, to be recovere in any court having competent jurisdiction thereof _ Exemption Sec. 4. And be it further enacted, 'fhat all artificers and workmen,

  • °“E ‘“‘l‘:,“Y who are or shall be employed in the said armorres, shall be, and they
 are herecpy exempted, during their time of service, from all military service an service as jurors in any court.

Alrrnovmn, May 7, 1800. Sururm I. .—-..- May 7, 1800. Cum-. XLVII.-dn Act making apprzqzriutiunsynr thesuppart of G0vernmc1zt ”—‘*"""" for the year one thousand eight undred. l0b'°l°*°·l SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and .House of Representatives 0S!?:';!?; “l" of the United Status lf America in Congress assembled, That for the pr pn I s` expenditure of the civil list, including the contingent expenses of the several departments and officers- for the compensation of clerks in the several loan offices, and for books and stationery for the same; for the payment of annuities and grants; for the support of the mint establishment; for the expenses of intercourse with foreign nations; for the support of lighthouses, beacons, buoys, and public piers, and for satisfying certain miscellaneous claims and expenses; the following sums be, and are hereby appropriated that is to say: For the compensation granted by law to the President and Vice President of the United States, thirty thousand dollars. For the like compensations granted to the members of the Senate and House of Representatives, their officers and attendants, estimated for a session of six months continuance, one hundred and ninety thousand one hundred and seventy-five dollars. For the expense of firewood, stationery, printing, and all other contingent expenses of the two Houses of Congress, including the sum stipulated to be paid in pursuance of a resolution of March second, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-nine for supplying both Houses with the journals of Congress, twenty-one thousand six hundred and sixty-four dollars and forty cents. _ For thecontpensations granted by law to the chief justice, associate judges, district 'ud es, and attorne - eneral, fortr-five thousand five h d ed d ll J g y g l un r dollars. For the compensations granted by law to the district attornies, and for defraying the expense of clerks of courts, jurors and witnesses, in and of the fund arising from fines, forfeitures, and penalties; and likewise for defraying the expenses of prosecution for offences against the United States, and for safe keeping of prisoners, thirty-three thousand four hundred dollars.