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

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Dec. 3, 1794
Chap. Ⅱ.—An Act extending the privilege of franking to James White, the delegate from the Territory of the United States, south of the river Ohio; and making provision for his compensation.


Privilege of franking extended to James White,Section 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That James White, the delegate to Congress from the territory of the United States, south of the river Ohio, be entitled to the privilege of sending and receiving letters free of postage, on the same terms, and under the same restrictions as are provided for the members of the Senate and of the House of Representatives of the United States, by the act, intituled 1792, ch. 7.An act to establish the post-office and post-roads within the United States.”

his compensation.Sec. 2. And be it further enacted, That the said James White shall receive for his travelling expenses and attendance in Congress, the same compensation, as is or may be allowed by law, to the members of the House of Representatives of the United States, to be certified and paid in like manner.

Approved, December 3, 1794.