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United States Statutes at Large/Volume 2/6th Congress/1st Session/Chapter 35

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April 24, 1800.
Chap. XXXV.—An Act to continue in force the act in addition to the act for the punishment of certain crimes against the United States.

Act of June 5, 1794, ch. 50.Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That an act passed on the fifth day of June, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-four, intituled “An act in addition to the act for the punishment of certain crimes against the United States,” and which by the tenth section thereof was limited to continue in force for and during the term of two years from the passing the same, and from thence to the end of the next session of Congress thereafter, and no longer; and which said act was, by an act passed on the second day of March, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-seven, intituledAct of March 2, 1797, ch. 5.An act to continue in force for a limited time, the act in addition to the act for the punishment of certain crimes against the United States,” further continued in force for two years from the said second day of March, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-seven, and from thence to the end of the next session of Congress thereafter, shall continue and be in force without limitation of time, any thing in any act to the contrary notwithstanding.

Approved, April 24, 1800.