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Passed at the first session, which was begun and held at the City of Washington, in the District of Columbia, on Monday, the ninth day of November, 1903, and terminated Monday, the seventh day of December, 1903.
Theodore Roosevelt, President; William P. Frye, President of the Senate pro tempore; and Joseph G. Cannon, Speaker of the House of Representatives.
November 12, 1903.
[Pub. Res. No. 1.]
Mileage of Senators and Members.
Approbation immediately available.
Vol. 32. pp. 854, 858.
Resolved, by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the appropriations for mileage of Senators, Members of the House of Representatives, and Delegates from the Territories made in the legislative, executive and appropriation Act for the fiscal year nineteen hundred and four, approved February twenty-fifth, nineteen hundred and three, be, and the same are hereby, made immediately available and authorized to be paid to Senators, Members of the House of Representatives, and Delegates from the Territories for attendance on the first session of the Fifty-eighth Congress.
Speaker may designate substitute to sign salary, etc., accounts.
R.S., sec. 47, p.8.Resolved, That the Speaker is authorized to designate from time to time some one from among those appointed by him and appropriated for and employed in his office, whose duty it shall be under the direction of the Speaker to sign in his name and for him all certificates required by section forty-seven of the Revised Statutes for salary and accounts for traveling expenses in going to and returning from Congress of Representatives and Delegates.
Appropriation for sessions employees made available.Resolved, That the appropriations made in the legislative, executive and judicial appropriation Act for the fiscal year nineteen hundred and four, approved February twenty-fifth, nineteen hundred and three, for compensation of session employees of the Senate and House of Representatives, be, Vol. 32, pp. 856, 859, 860.and the same are hereby, made available from and including the ninth day of November, nineteen hundred and three, until the close of To be paid from date of actual employment. the first session of the Fifty-eighth Congress; and persons employed under said appropriations shall be paid from the date of their actual employment, without regard to the date of their respective oaths of office, and at the rates per diem or per month as provided in said act.
Approved, November 12, 1903.
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