LIST OF THE PUBLIC ACTS OF CONGRESS.
, hl · · c Di tr` t P loaniu. An set to amend “An not for eltenng Dmrwllgoggefthrftllizlliiigglihz Digtrigt Céurlndalfythe United States for the Western Drstnet of Pennsylvania at Williamsport," approved May eighth, eighteen hundred and forty. July 496 27, 1842 . . . . . . B n Lo d . A 'aet to provide for satisfying claims for bount lands for military services m W Wake liu; warnwith Great Britain, and for other purposes. Jixly 27, 1842. ... . . . 491 Corporation mf Georgetown. An act to extend the jurisdiction of the corporation of Georgetown. 497 July 27, 1842 . . .. . . .. . Lighting Pennsylvania Avenue. An act to provide for erecting and lighting lampsou Pennsylvanie.Avenue. July 27, 1842. 498 Marriages in the District of Columbia. An net in relation to marriages within the District of 498 Columbia. July 27, 1842. . .. . . . Clerks in the Post·O_§'ice Department. An act to provide for the- permanent employment in the Post·Otiiee Department of certain clerks heretofore for several years temporarily employed in that Department. July 27, 1842 498 Arrests on Meme Process in the District of Columbia. An act to regulate arrests on mesne processin tho District.ofC0iumbia. Aug. 1, 1842..:. . ... 498 Process Act applicable to States since admitted into the Union. An act to extend the provi. sions of an act entitled “An act to regulate processes in the Courts oil the United States," passed the nineteenth May, one thousand eight hundred and twenty-eight. Aug. 1, 1842. 499 Collection District. An not to constitute the ports of Stonington, Mystic River, and Paweatuek River, a collection district. Aug. 3, 1842. . ... '. ... . ... 499 Appropriations for the Naval Service for 1842. An act making appropriations for the naval service, for the year one thousand eight hundred and forty-two. (Obsolete.) Aug. 4, 1842. 500 Armed Occupation and Settlement of Florida. An net to provide for the armed occupation and settlement of the un ettlcd part of the peninsula. of East Florida. Aug. 4, 1842. ... 502 Diotrict Court of the Northern District of Alabama. An act to regulate appeals and writs of error frorrg4t2he District Court of the United States for the Northern District of Alabama. 504 Aug. 4,1 . ... . . Collection District of Tiverton, Rhode Island. An act to annex a part of the town of Tiverton, in the State of Rhode Island, to the collection district of Fall River, in the State of Massachusetts. Aug. 9, 1842. . .. . .. 504 Claims of the State of Georgia. An act to provide for the settlement of the claims of the State ofGeorgi¤ for the services of her militia. Aug. 11, 1842. . . . . .. . ... 504 Land Titles in Arkansas. An act to settle the title to certain tracts of land in the State ofArkansas. Aug.ll,18i2... . . 505 Services ey" the Judge: of Iowa. An act regulating the services of the several Judges in the Territoryoflowa. Aug. 1l,1842. ... .. 505 District Court for the Northern District of New York. An act in relation to the District Court for tho Northern District of New York. Aug. 11, IB42. . . . . . . . ... . . . . . . . . . . 506 Collection Districts ny Stonington, Mystic River, and Pawcatuck Rioer. An act explanatory of an not entitle "A¤ act to constitute the ports of Stonington, Mystic River, and Puweatuck River o. collection district." Aug. 16, 1842. ... . .. 506 Claims of the State of Alabama. An act autborizin the settlement and payment of certain claims of the State ofAlabama. Aug. 16, 1845. .·. 506 Name of Portland changed to Sandusky, on Lake Erie. An act to change the name of the port of entry on Luke Eric, known as Portland, to that of Sandusky. Aug. 16, 1842. .. 507 Circuit and District Courts—-Fourth, Fi/lh, and Sixth Circuits. An act to amend the act entitled “An act supplementary to the act entitled ‘An act to amend the judicial system of the United States."' Aug. 16, 1842. .. . .. . .. . . . . 507 Changes in the Commercial Systems ey other Nations to be laid before Congress. An act requiring foreign regulations of commerce to be laid annually before Congress. Aug. 16, 1842.. . . 507 Dubuque Claim, Iowa Territory. An act to grant pre-emption rights to the settlers on the “Dubuque Claim" so called, in the territory of Iowa. Aug. 16, 1842. . . . . . . . . 507 Appropriation: for the Support of the Army, Qc. for 1842. An act making appropriations liar the support of the army, and the military academy, for the year one thousand eight hundred and forty-two. (Obsolete.) Aug. 2' , 1842. . .. 508 Auxiliary Watch in the Ci? of Washington. An act to establish an auxiliary watch for the protection of public an private property in the City ofWashingten. Aug. 23, 1842. .. 511