Register of Debates in Congress, Comprising the Leading Debates and Incidents of the Second Session of the Eighteenth Congress Page: 115
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APPENDIX—To Gales & Beaton's Hegister. il5
^"Ssior'l ~Laws of the~ui^ted~Sfa(es. ——
dollars thirty cents, interest from first January, one thousand seven hundred and eighty-eight; number eighty-
four thousand four hundred and eighty-nine, dated first March, one thousand seven hundred and eighty-five, issued
to Solomon Barret, amount forty-three dollars thirty cents, interest the same as the foregoing; number eighty-
eight thousand three hundred and twenty-nine, dated first January, one thousand seven hundred and eighty-five,
issued to William Lewis, amount, forty-eight dollars forty-one cents, interest the same as the foregoing; number
seventy-nine thousand nine hundred and eighty-one, issued the eleventh of August, one thousand seven hundred
and eighty-four, to Thomas Auboney, for one hundred and twenty-three dollars, thirty cents, interest the same as
on the foregoing. The same to be paid out of any money in the Treasury, not otherwise appropriated: Provided,
Thiit the said Walter Story Chandler, or his legal representatives, execute a satisfactory security to the Secretary
of he Treasury, to indemnify the United States against all claims for the future payment of the said certificates to
any person whatever.
Approved—March 3, 1825- !|§
J1JV ACT concerning Wrecks on the. coast of Florida,
Be it enacted, etc. That, if any ship or vessel shall, after the passing of this act, be engaged or employed in
carrying or transporting any property whatsoever taken from any wreck from the sea, or from any ot the keys or
shoals within the jurisdiction of the United States, on the coast of Florida, to any foreign port or place, every
such siiip or vessel, so engaged and employed, together with her tackle, apparel, and furniture, shall be wholly
forfeited, and may be seized and condemned in any court of the United States, or territories thereof, having
Sec. 2. And be it further enacted, That all property, of every description whatsoever, which shall be taken from
any wreck from the sf>a, or from any of the keys and shoals within the jurisdiction of the United States, on the
coast of Florida, shall be brought to some port of entry within the jurisdiction aforesaid.
Sec. 3. And he it further enacted, That all and every forfeiture or forfeitures, which shall be incurred by virtue
of the provisions of this act, shall accrue one moiety to the informer or informers, and the other to the United
States, and may be mitigated or remitted, in manner prescribed by the act, entitled "An act to provide for miti-
gating or remittingtlie forfeitures, penalties, and disabilities, accruing m certain cases therein mentioned," passed
the third day of March, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-seven, and made perpetual by an act passed
eleventh of February, one thousand eight hundred. T . ,Mt
AM" ACT to authorize the surveying and opening of a road from Detroit to Chicago, in the state of Illinois.
Be it enacted, etc. That the President of the United States be, and he is hereby, authorized to appoint three
Commissioners, who shall explore, survey, and mark, in the moat eligible coarse, a road from Detroit, in tne
terKory of Michigan, to Chicago, in the state of Illinois: And said Commissioners shall make out accurate plats o
such surveys, accompanied with field notes, and certify and transmit the same to the President ot the Ututei
States, who, if he approves of said survey, shall sause the plats thereof to be deposited in the office or the t reasu y
Sec 2. And be it further enacted, That the said Commissioners shall each be entitled to receive three dollars,
and their assistants one dollar and (if y cents each, for eich and every day which they shall be necessarily emp ov
in exploring, surveying, and making said road, and making out the plat and field notes above required-. An o
the purpose of compensating the said Commissioners and their Assistants, there shall be, and is hereby, app op la
the sum of three thousand dollars, to be paid out of any moneys in the Treasury, npp^oVe^—j-c/t'a' 1825
J1JY ACT for the relief of Michael McKe'wen.
Be it enacted, etc. That the Attorney General of the United States be authorized and ^tecl
in full to be entered upon certain judgments of the United States agamst Michael
the said Micha 1 McKewen, or his legal representatives, execute a full release of all^claims of the said . c
McKewen, for an assignment of an account of John Morris, a wardniaster in tie ^ '} the one of them
hundred and seven dollars and forty-four ninetieths, and also for two final
numbered eighty-one thousand seven hundred and fifty-four, for eighty dollars andI
eighty-two thousand one hundred and fifty-four, for forty-three dollars and thirty ninetieths, as well as tor all oUiei
claims of the said Michael McKewen against the United States. Approved March 3, 182S
AjY ACT for the relief of Reuben Joining and others.
Be it enacted tic That the Agent of the Treasury be empowered and directed to cause that^the jtldg'
ment recovered in'the state of Kentucky against Reuben Ewing and others,.the
late Regimental Paymaster, be endorsed satisfied, on the payment of sixty dollars, the interest on tms sum, ana
costs of suit. Approved—March 3, 1825.
jljy ACT for the relief of Rachel McClure,
Be it enacted, Sic. That the proper account!.ngfoXkuceTb^
trains of his estate out of any money in the Treasury, not otherwise appropriated.
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