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xw LIST OF THE PUBLIC ACTS OF CONGRESS. RESOLUTIONS. Pm , t la P LO to be moved. Joint resolution authorizing the Commis- Ncl 1 siclllgl soiivthleliuthic giiildiligi to cazlsle the removal of the walls of the lute Post.0iliee 310 Building. March 19, 1838. .. .. ... . ... . . . . . .. .. No, 2. A Fort near the Western Boundary of Arkansas. A resolution to nuthor1zeftl1ekSecretary of War to purchase a. site for a fort at or near the western boundary o Ar emacs. 310 April 4, 1838. .. . . . No.'4. Public Revenue. A resolution relating to the public revenue und dues to the Govern. 310 ment. May 31, 1838. ... .. . N .5. A a t the Llutu c Wisconsin chartering a Bank disapproved. Resolution to 0 diszilppiovlfefand digilihrmronwitct of the Legislative Council of the Wisconsin Territory cburtering u bunk. June 12, 1838 ... . . . . . . . . . . . 310 N . G. Authorities ¢JSavannu7: to reopen certain Streets. Zloint resolution in fiivour of the autho- 0 rities of the City of Savannah, in the State of Georgia. June 18, 1838. ... .. . . . . . 311 No. 7. Pensions. A resolution for the benefit of the widows of certain revolutionary officers und soldiers. July 7, 1838. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. . ... . . 311 STATUTE III.—183S, 1839. A ro iatitme or the support o Gavcmment. An act making appropriations in part, for the Pp pgupport {F Government foifthe years eighteen hundred and thirty-eight, and eighteen bundred and thirty-nine. (Obsolete.) Doc. 22, 1838. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31.2 Appropriation to carry into doot the Treaty with Texas, Q1:. An act to provide for carrying into ctfect the convention between the United States of America. and the Republic of Texas for marking the boundary between them. Jan. 11, 1839. . . 312 District Courts in Tennessee. An act to amend an act entitled “An act to require the Judge of East and West Tennessee to held n. Court at J uckson in said State," approved June ughtccnth, eighteen hundred and thirty-eight. Jan._18, 1839. . . . 313 Transportation af the Mail on Railroads. An act further to regulate the transportation of the muilupcnmilroads. Jun.25, 1839..’... . . ... 314 District Courts in Alabama. An act to re-organize the District Courts of the United States in the State of Alabama. Feb. 6, 1839. .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 315 Seminole Indians. An act to provide for the location und temporary support of the Seminole Indians removed from Florida. (Obsolete.) Feb. 13, 1839. . . . . . . . . . . . .. 316 Pensions. An act muking appropriations for the payment of the revolutionary and other pengionerz oF8g1e United States, for the year eighteen hundred und thirty-nine. (Obsolete.) 316 cb. 1 , 1 9. .. . .. . .. Compromises with certain Banks. An act to repeal the proviso to the second section of an uct approved the third of Marclyeightcen hundred and thirty-seven, which authorized the Secretary of the Treasury to compromise the claims of the United States against certain Banks. Feb. 16, 1839. ... . . .. . ...-. . .. 317 District Courts in Mississippi. An act to umcnd “An not to re-organize the District Courts of the United States in the State of Mississippi," approved June eighteenth, eighteen hundred and thirty-eight. Feb. 16, 1839. . . . . . . . . . ... . . . . . . . . 317 Penitentiary in the Itlistrict of Columbia. An act. making an appropriation for the support of tho Penitentiary in the District ofColumbiu. (Obsolete.) Feb. 16, 1839. . .. . . ... 318 Prohibition ry` Challenges in the District of Columbia. An act to prohibit the giving or accepting, within the District ofColumbiu, of a. challenge to fight a. duel, and for the punishment thereoil Feb. 20, 1839. . .. . 318 A Criminal Court in the District of Colurnbia established. An act to amend un act entitled “An uct to cstabhsh n Criminal Court in the District of Columbia." Feb. 20, 1839. ... I. . 319 Suite by the Bank of Columbia, in Georg-crown, not to abate. An act to prevent the abatement of suitsynnrpngtiggs pending, in which the Bunk cfColumbia, in Georgetown, may be a. pur . *c..c, . .. . ... ... 321 Imprisqrgggnt for Debt. An act to abolish imprisonment for debt in certain case;. Feb. 28, . .. . ... . . .. . . .. ... . . . . . . 321 Jurisdiction and Proceedings in the Courts of the United States. An act in umendment of the acts respecting the judicial system of the United States. Feb. 28, 1839. . . . . . . . . 32l