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enclosure, &c. of the public square.lars be, and the same is hereby, appropriated, to be applied under the same direction as aforesaid.

Sec. 3. And be it further enacted, That the moneys so appropriated shall be paid out of any moneys in the treasury not otherwise appropriated.

The enclosure to extend round the semi-circular area.Sec. 4. And be it further enacted, That the commissioner of the public buildings be authorized to extend the enclosure round the semi-circular area west of the Capitol.

Approved, March 3, 1817.


Statute II.


March 3, 1817.
Chap. XCVI.—An Act supplementary to an act, entitled “An act further to amend the several acts for the establishment and regulation of the Treasury, War, and Navy Departments.”

Act of March 3, 1809, ch. 28.Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That nothing contained in the act of the third of March,The President restrained from making transfers of appropriations for specified objects to any other objects. one thousand eight hundred and nine, entitled “An act further to amend the several acts for the establishment and regulation of the Treasury, War, and Navy Departments,” shall be construed to authorize the President of the United States to direct any sum appropriated to fortifications, arsenals, armories, custom-houses, docks, navy yards, or buildings of any sort, or to munitions of war, or to the pay of the army or navy, to be applied to any other object of public expenditure.

Approved, March 3, 1817.


Statute II.


March 3, 1817.
Chap. XCIX.—An Act allowing further time for entering donation rights to lands in the district of Detroit.

The claimants to certain donation rights of land in the district of Detroit allowed until the 1st of Dec. 1818, to file their claims.Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the claimants to certain donation rights in the district of Detroit, granted by the second [section] of an act, entitled “An act to authorize the granting of patents for land, according to the surveys that have been made, and to grant donation rights to certain claimants of land in the district of Detroit, and for other purposes,” passed the twenty-third of April, one thousand eight hundred and twelve, be, Act of April 23, 1812, ch. 62. and they are hereby, allowed until the first day of December, one thousand eight hundred and eighteen,Act of May 11, 1820, ch. 84. to file their claims with the register of the land office, for the district aforesaid.

Approved, March 3, 1817.


Statute II.


March 3, 1817.
Resolution of Dec. 11, 1816.
Chap. C.—An Act to provide for the due execution of the laws of the United States within the state of Indiana.

All the laws of the United States, not locally inapplicable, to be in force in Indiana.Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That all the laws of the United States, which are not locally inapplicable, shall have the same force and effect within the state of Indiana as elsewhere within the United States.

The state to be a judicial district; a district court to be held therein, &c.Sec. 2. And be it further enacted, That the said state shall be one district, and be called the Indiana District; and a district court shall be held therein, to consist of one judge, who shall reside in the said district, and be called a district judge. He shall hold, at the seat of government of the said state, two sessions annually, on the first Mondays in May and November, and he shall, in all things, have and exercise the same jurisdiction and