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CHAPTER II.

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D. Cook allowed a pension,

An Ait for the Relief of David Cook and Thor

mas Campbell Section 1. D E it enacted by the Senate and

House of Representatives of the United States of America, in Congress assembled, That David Cook, a captain of artillery in the late war, and who, being shot through the body at the battle of Monmouth, is rendered incapable to obtain his livelihood by labor, shall be placed on the penfion-list of the United States, and shall be entitled to one-third of his monthly pay, as a captain of artillery : Provided, That he return into the treasury-office, a fum equivalent to two-thirds of his commutation of half-pay, being the proportion of his pension to the amount of his commutation.

Sec. 2. And be it furiher enacted, That Thomas Campbell be placed on the penfion-list,

and that the half-pay of a captain of infantry T. Camp. be allowed to the said Thomas Campbell, who

has been so injured by repeated wounds in the service of his country, that he is unable to support himself by labor : Provided, That he return into the treasury-office a fum cquivalent to the whole of his commutation of lialf-pay. JONATHAN TRUMBULL, Speaker

of the House of Representatives. JOHN ADAMS, Vice-President of the United

States, and President of the Senate.
APPROVED, December fixteenth, 1791:

GEORGE WASHINGTON,
Prsilent of the United States.

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CH A P T E R III.

An Aet making Appropriations for the Support

of Government for the Year one thousand seven

hundred and ninety-two. Section 1. E it enacted by the Senate and

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United States of America, in Congress assembled, That for the service of the year one thousand specific apa feven hundred and ninety-two, and the sup- og for port of the civil list of the United States, in- 1792: cluding the incidental and contingent expenses of the several departments and offices thereof, there shall be appropriated a sum of money not exceeding three hundred and twenty-nine thou. fand, fix hundred and fifty-three dollars, and Civil lift. fifty-six cents ; that is to say, For the compensations granted by law to the tions to the

CorpcnaPresident of the United States, the Vice-Prefi- prehdent dent, Chief Justice, Associate Judges, and At

president, torney General, fifty-three thousand dollars. judgey and

For the like compensations to the District general; Judges, nineteen thousand eight hundred dol- district lars.

judges; For the like compensations to the members members of the Senate and House of Representatives, and House and the officers and attendants of the two of RepreHouses, estimated on a sessions of six months officers and continuance, and including the travelling ex- attendants penses of the members, one hundred and twenty-nine thousand, feven hundred and thirty dollars.

Secretary For the like compensations to the Secretary of the treaand officers of the several departments of the fury, clerks Treasury of the United States, including clerks dants, and and attendants, and the salaries of the

respec- loan offi

sentatives,

and officers

cers.

flate and

Board com

tive loan-officers, fixty thousand three hundred

dollars. Compensie' For the like compensations to the Secretary cions to be and officers of the department of State, fix

thousand three hundred dollars. cliters,

For the like compensations to the Secretary Secretary of war and and officers of the department of War, nine officers,

thousand fix hundred dollars.

For the like compensations to the members. miilioners of the Board of Commissioners, for the settle

c.

Guvern

rnors,

ient of the accounts between the United States and the individual states, including clerks and attendants, thirteen thousand one hundred dollars.

For the like compensations to the Goverjudges and other cilin nors, Judges and other officers of the Western cers of W. Territory of the United States, including conteritory.

tingencies, eleven thousand dollars.

For the payment of the annual grant to B. Steulsen. Baron Steuben, pursuant to an act of Congress,

two thousand five hundred dollars. pefions.

For the payment of fundry pensions granted by the late government, two thousand seven hundred and fixty-seven dollars, and seventythree cents.

For defraying all other incidental and conexpenfes of

tingen't expenses of the civil list establishment, &c. and the including firewood, stationary, together with Ivo nouses the printing work, and all other contingent of Congress

experses of the two Houses of Congress, rent and office-expenses of the three several departments, namely, Treasury, State, War, and of the General Board of Commissioners, twentyone thousand five hundred and fifty-five dole lars, and eighty-three cents.

Sec: 2. And be it further enacted, That the

Incidental

civil list,

&c.

dated

fciencies in

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compensation to the door-keepers of the two Tothe door Houses, for services which have been hereto- kcepers, fore rendered, or may be rendered in the recess of Congress for the year one thousand seven hundred and ninety-two, and certified by the President of the Senate or Speaker of the House of Representatives, in manner required by law, for like services during feflions, shall be difcharged out of the money herein before appropriated for the contingent expenses of the two Houses of Congress. Sec.

3. And be it further enacted, That for discharging certain liquidated claims upon the

For liquiUnited States, for making good deficiencies in claims, de, ormer appropriations for the support of the

civil lift, civil lift-establishment, and for aiding the fund payment of appropriated for the payment of certain officers of cauris, of the courts, jurors and witnesses, and for the & ten cutestablishment of ten cutters, there shall be appropriated a sum of money not exceeding one hundred and ninety-seven thousand, one hundred and nineteen dollars, and forty-nine cents; that is to say,

For discharging a balance due on a liquidated claim of his most Christian Majesty against Balance the United States, for fupplies during the late due his war, nine thousand and twenty dollars, and majesty. sixty-eight cents.

For payment of the principal and interest on a liquidated claim of Oliver Pollock, late com- o. Poklock. mercial agent of the United States, at NewOrleans, for supplies of clothing, arms and military stores, during the late war, one hundred and eight thousand, fix hundred and five dollars, and two cents: Provided, That the said monies be not paid to the faid Oliver PolVOL. II.

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court of Spain. Deficien

For making good deficiencies in the last appropriations for the compensations to fundry officers of the civil list-establishment, five thou

sand four hundred and seventy-one dollars. For fundry For defraying fundry authorized expenses to expenses.

the commissioners of loans in the several states, twenty-one thousand dollars.

For defraying a balance of certain liquidated and contingent expenses in the treasury-department, two thousand eight hundred dollars.

For defraying the additional expenses of the enumeration of the inhabitants of the United States, nineteen thousand feven hundred and feventy-two dollars and seventy-nine cents.

For making good a deficiency in former appropriations, to discharge the expenses to clerks, jurors and witnesses in the courts of the United States, five thousand dollars.

For the maintenance and repair of lighthouses, beacons, pic is, stakes and buoys, fixteen thousand dollars.

For the expense of keeping prisoners committed under the authority of the United States, four thousand dollars.

For the expense of clerks and books in arranging the public securities, two thousand four hundred and fifty dollars.

For the purchase of hydrometers for the use of the officers in the execution of the laws of revenue, one thousand dollars.

For the farther expenseof building and equipping ten cutters, two thousand dollars.

Sec. 4. And be it further enacied, That for

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