United States Statutes at Large/Volume 1/3rd Congress/2nd Session/Chapter 12

From Wikisource
Jump to: navigation, search


Jan. 28, 1795
[Obsolete.]
Chap. Ⅻ.—An Act for reviving certain suits and process which have been discontinued in the District Court of Pennsylvania.


Certain suits and process revived in the district court of Pennsylvania.
Resolution of March 26, 1794.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America, in Congress assembled, That all suits and process which were pending in the district court of Pennsylvania, which, by law, ought to have been holden on the third Monday of November last, and which were discontinued by the failure to hold the same; and all suits and process which were commenced for the said court, or returnable thereto; and also all suits and process, which were pending in any special court of the said district, and discontinued by failure to hold the adjournment thereof, on the day appointed, at any time since the last day of July last, be, and they are hereby revived; and hereby day is given to all the suits and process aforesaid, in the district court next by law to be holden in the same district; and the same proceedings may be had at the same last mentioned court, in all the suits and process aforesaid, as by law might have been had at the courts, respectively, in which the same were pending, or to which the same were returnable.

Approved, January 28, 1795.