H. R. 4982 (1899)

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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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

8 pensions.

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

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