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308 TWENTIETH CONGRESS. Sess. I. Ch. 110, 111. 1828. contained in the act hereby revived and continued in force, shall not be construed to repeal or make void the fourth section of an act, entitled ActofMarch "An act concerning invalid pensions," passed the third of March, one 3» 1819: ¢1r 99- thousand eight hundred and nineteen ; and the said fourth section of the said last-mentioned act shall be, and the same is hereby declared to be, and to continue to be in full force and effect, any thing in the said act hereby revived and continued in force to the contrary notwithstanding. Right of any Sec. 2. And be it further enacted, Thattherightanyperson now has, P¤¥¤°¤ 1° fer or hereafter may acquire, to receive a pension in virtue of any law of

 the United States, shall be construed to commence at the time of comlaw ortho pleting his testimony, pursuant to the act hereby revived and continued

United States, in fo]·cg_

1£;§°;;’f" Sec. 3. And be it further enacted, That the agents for the payment

Ageirts roy of pensions to invalid pensioners of the United States, shall in future •-1w r{¤y¤¤¤¤¢ of be required to give bonds, with two or more sureties, to be approved g;;:g';';;c by the Secretary of the Department of War, in such penalty as he shall bonds. direct for the faithful discharge of the duties contided to them respectively. Armaovnn, May 24, 1828. Srarurm I. """ May 24. 1829 CHAP. CX.-An Act declaring the assentof Congress to an act ey" the state if Alabama. A¤¤¢¤t ¤f Be it enacted by the Senate and House ey" Representatives of the United ?D°;’§:;}°l,5;’f“ States if America, in Congress assembled, That the assent of Congress bamaormi.10, be, and hereby is, granted to the operation of an act of the general as- 1827- sembly of the state of Alabama, passed on the tenth day of January, one _ thousand eight hundred and twenty-seven, entitled "An act to incorpo- 2 A1’1’°“d“‘ N°‘ rate the Cahawba Navigation Company." ` Arsaovmn, May 24, 1828. S·rA·r¤·r1¤ I. ____"` May 24, 1828. CHAP. CX}.-An Act in addition to an act, entitled “.£n act concerning H discriminating duties of tonnage and impost," and to equalize the duties on 7 dggffcxnil Prussian vessels and their cargoes. (a) iwneie no Be it enacted by the Senate and House { Representatives of the United

 States of America, in Congress assembled, That, upon satisfactory evidence

nge or impm being given to the President of the United States, by the government of any are levied in foreign nation, that no discriminating duties of tonnage or impost are

  • 11f* Pm? °1` imposed or levied in the ports of the said nation, upon vessels wholly
`;jg,,I§u;Q(§;';’,, belonging to citizens of the United States, or upon the produce, manu-

&c.of theU. s., factures, or merchandise, imported in the same from the United States, 111% P¤¤¤1*'1¤¤1 or from any foreign country, the President is hereby authorized to issue

?a;;g?O1;’“A’;_°' his proclamation, declaring that the foreign discriminating duties of tonomiug,&i;. nage and impost, within the United States, are, and shall be, suspended

and discontinued, so far as respects the vessels of the.said foreign nation, and the produce, manufactures, or merchandise imported into the United States in the same, from the said foreign nation, or from any other foreign country: the said suspension to take effect from the time of such notification being given to the President of the United States, and to continue so long as the reciprocal exemption of vessels, belonging to citizens of the United States, and their cargoes, as aforesaid, shall be continued, and no longer. (b) I 1:¤§1°¤ <>°r Sec. 2. And be it further enacted, That no other or higher rate of v;‘;s‘;,S°;’f. PNS_ duties shall be imposed or collected on vessels of Prussia, or of her domisia, ate. nions, from whencesoever coming, nor on their cargoes, howsoever comta) Sec notes to act of Jan. 7, 1824, ch. 4. (b) Appendix, No. III.