United States Statutes at Large/Volume 2/6th Congress/1st Session/Resolution 3
III. Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of State be, and he is hereby authorized and directed to procure and transmit to the governor of the state of North Carolina, a number of the copies of the laws of the United States,Laws for North Carolina. equal to the number which the Secretary was heretofore authorized to transmit to the governor of the said state by an act, intituled “An act for the more general promulgation of the laws of the United States,” to be deposited and distributed agreeably to the provisions of the said act, for the use and information of the citizens of the United States within the said state.
Approved, February 3, 1800.