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106 THIRTEENTH CONGRESS. Sess. II. Ch. 28. 1814. th? ¤‘<>¤¤¤*Y to commissioned as letters of marque, for each and every prisoner by them ,P;‘;,f;’“;fQ§:_ captured and delivered to an agent authorized to receive him in any port E, t,],,.,,? by of the United States, or of a power at war with Great Britain, or delivered mom- at any station within the dominions of the king of Great. Britain esta. blished for the exchange of prisoners of war, whereby such prisoner shall be actually placed and allowed by the government of the kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, in the account of prisoners to the credit of the 3¤¤¤ty to be United States. And the Secretary of the Treasury is hereby authorized gig?/ugy 2;.* and required to pay, or cause to be paid, to such owners, officers and T,,,,,,‘i,y_ crews of private armed vessels commissioned as aforesaid, or their agents, the aforesaid sum for each prisoner captured and delivered as aforesaid. Specific ¤p- Sec. 2. And be it further enacted, That, for the purposes aforesaid, §§'{,*f,”}§‘§},°“ °f the sum of two hundred thousand dollars, out of any money'in the ima. ’sury not otherwise appropriated, be, and the same is hereby appropriated. APPROVED, March 19, 1814. Swarm: II. *··*—" March 24, 1814- CHAP. XXVIII.-—An dot maki 'atitms or the su crt 0 ovemment or

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SP°_°Ul° “P‘ Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the P’°P"“'·‘°"'· Uma sms if Amana at cmtgrm ammaztd, That for the expemn. ture of the civil list in the present year, including the contingent expenses of the several departments and offices; for the compensation of the several loan officers and their clerks, and for books and stationery for the same; for the payment of annuities and grants; for the support of the mint establishment; for the expense of intercourse with foreign nations; for the support of light-houses, beacons, buoys, and public piers; for defraying the expenses of surveying the public lands, and for satisfying certain miscellaneous claims, the following sums be, and the same are hereby respectively appropriated, that is to say: For compensation granted by law to the members of the Senate and House of Representatives, their officers and attendants, two hundred and fifty-two thousand two hundred and fifty-five dollars. For the expense of hre-wood, stationery, printing, and all other contiinlgent expenses of the two Houses of Congress, fifty-two thousand o ars. For the expenses of the library of Congress, including the Librarian’s allowance for the year one thousand eight hundred and fourteen, eight hundred dollars. For compensation to the President and Vice-President of the United States, thirty thousand dollars. For compensation to the Secretary of State, clerks, and persons employed in that department, including a clerk on old records, and a clerk and messenger in the patent office, fifteen thousand nine hundred and thirty-eight dollars. For additional compensation to the clerks in said department, not ex- Act of April ceeding fifteen per centum on the sum allowed by the act, entitled "An 2l·1S°6•°l"’”• act to regulate and fix the compensation of clerks, and to authorize the laying out certain public roads, and for other purposes," one thousand and seventy-two dollars and fiftycents. For the incidental and contingent expenses of the said department, including the expense of printing and distributing ten thousand four hundred copies of the laws of the first and second session of the thirteenth Congress, and printing the laws in newspapers, twenty thousand two hun red and fifty dollars. For compensation to the Secretary of the Treasury, clerks, and persons employed in his office, thirteen thousand two hundred and ninety-nine dollars and eighty-one cents.