United States Statutes at Large/Volume 1/3rd Congress/2nd Session/Chapter 6

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Dec. 31, 1794
[Obsolete.]
Chap. Ⅵ.—An Act making appropriations for the support of the military establishment for the year one thousand seven hundred and ninety-five; and for the expenses of the Militia lately called into the service of the United States.


Specific appropriations for militia on expedition to western counties of Pennsylvania.Section 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That there be appropriated for the pay, subsistence, forage and other expenses attending the militia in their late expedition to the western counties of Pennsylvania, a sum not exceeding one million, one hundred and twenty-two thousand, five hundred and sixty-nine dollars and one cent; that is to say:—For the pay, subsistence and forage of the general staff, eighteen thousand six hundred and eighty-one dollars and thirty-four cents:—For the pay, subsistence and forage of the militia of New Jersey, eighty-eight thousand, seven hundred and eighteen dollars, and twenty-five cents:—For the pay, subsistence and forage of the militia of Pennsylvania, two hundred and ten thousand, eight hundred and seventy-five dollars and thirty cents:—For the pay, subsistence and forage of the militia of Maryland, fifty-eight thousand six hundred and sixty dollars and ninety-one cents:—For the pay, subsistence and forage of the militia of Virginia, one hundred and seventy-five thousand and seven dollars and five cents:—For the pay and subsistence of artificers and drivers of ordnance, two thousand seven hundred and thirty-four dollars:—For the pay and subsistence of the cavalry of Virginia, twenty-two thousand three hundred and ninety-seven dollars and sixteen cents:—For clothing, eighty-three thousand one hundred and forty dollars:—For camp equipage, twenty-eight thousand seven hundred and seventeen dollars:—For hospital stores, two thousand seven hundred and seventy dollars:—For military stores, thirty-four thousand one hundred dollars:—For the quartermaster’s and paymaster’s departments, three hundred and sixty-three thousand six hundred dollars:—For forage for the cavalry, thirty-three thousand one hundred and sixty-eight dollars.

for military establishment for 1795.Sec. 2. And be it further enacted, That a sum not exceeding five hundred thousand dollars, be appropriated towards defraying the expense of the military establishment, for the year one thousand seven hundred and ninety-five.

Out of what funds payable.Sec. 3. And be it further enacted, That the several sums of money aforesaid, shall be paid and discharged out of the funds following, to wit:—First, the balance which may remain unexpended, of the sum of six hundred thousand dollars, reserved by the 1790, ch. 34.act making provision for the debt of the United States, after satisfying the appropriations made in the present session, for the support of government:—Secondly, the surplus of revenue and income beyond the appropriations heretofore charged thereupon, to the end of the year one thousand seven hundred and ninety-five.

Approved, December 31, 1794.