H. R. 4982 (1899)

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H. R. 4982  (1899) 
January 19, 1899
See 30. Stat. 1539 for the enrolled bill.
From the National Archives and Records Administration; Record Group 233: Records of the U.S. House of Representatives, 1789 - 2015; Series: Accompanying Papers, 1865 - 1903; File Unit: Accompanying Papers of the 55th Congress, 3/15/1897 - 3/3/1899; ARC #306578

3d Session.

H. R. 4982.

[Report No. 1774.]


December 14, 1897.

Mr. Payne introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee
on Invalid Pensions and ordered to be printed.

January 19, 1899

Reported with an amendment, committed to the Whole House,
and ordered to be printed.

[Amend the title.]


Granting a pension to Harriet Tubman Davis, late a nurse in the
United States Army.

1Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representa-

2tives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

3That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby,

4authorized and directed to place upon the pension roll of the

5United States the name of Harriet Tubman Davis, late a

6nurse in the United States Army, and pay her a pension at

7the rate of twenty-five dollars per month in lieu of all other


Amend the title so as to read: "A bill granting an
increase of pension to Harriet Tubman Davis."

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