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xvi LIST OF THE PUBLIC ACTS OF CONGRESS. . . P'! Boundary of Iowa. An act to define and establish the eastern boundary lme of the Terntory of 357 Iowa. March 3, 1839. . . . . . . ... Iowa. An act in authorize the election or uppeintment of certain officer in the Territory of 35 Iowa, and for other purposes. March 3, 1d3Q. 7 H l'lil'. 'zh th SZ I diana. An act making appropriations for prceenting and sup- 08 t piesslng Infliunmlnye tllitlles, for the year eighteen hundred and tlmty-mne. (Obsolete.) 357 March ,1839. . . .. . . .. .. .. A 0 riations for the support of the Army. An act makin 'upprppriatjons for the support of PPT pthe army for the year one thousand erght hundred and tirrtyarnne. (Obsolete.) March 3, 359 1839 . . . . ... . . . _ ... A riulions ar the support of the Navy. An act mp,king· appropriations For the naval service ppwpfor the year one thousand eight hundred and thrrty-nme. (Obsolete.) March 3, 1839.. . 362 Jail in the City •U' Washington. An act to provide for the erection of a new jail in the City of ·Wnshi¤gton, District of Columbia. March 3, 1839. . . . . . . . ... . . ... . 364 Potomac Bridge. An act to extend the jurisdiction of the corporation of the City of Washington over the Potomac bridge. March 3, 1839. . , . . 364 RESOLUTIONS. , N0. 1. Claims of the Workmen upon the Public Buildings. Resolution eutherieing an examination and payment of the claims of the workmen upon the publxc buildings. Jan. 18, 365 1839 . . . . . . ... N0. 2. Purchase nf an Leland al the Corjluenee of the S!. Peters and Bfssissippi Rivera. rescc luticn for the purehgse of the island at the confluence of the St. Peters and Miss1ss1pp1 365 rivers. Feb. 13, 18 9. . . . . . ... . No. 3. Land Titles in the District af Columbia. A resolution directing the manner in which certain Iuws of the District of Columbia shall be executed. Feb. 16, 1839. 365 No. 4. Certificates of Deposite. A resolution authorizing certain certificates of deposite to be cancelled and reissued. Feb. 28, 1839. ... . . . 366 Nc. 5. Purchase of the Pen-Patch, in the Delaware. A resolution to authorize the purchase of an island in the river Delaware, called the Pea,Patch, and for other ur s. March 3 P PWC 0 1839. . . . 366 Qtcts of xbz Q£mzntg.·92iixth Qtengrzsz nf the Kuitcb Erme. STATUTE I.--1840. Appropriations for the support of Government. _ An act making appropriations, in part, for the igpgnrt of Government for the year eighteen hundred and fbrty. (Obsolete.) Jan. 8, .. . . . 367 Pension;. An act making appropriations for the payment of the revolutionary und other pen. smners of the United States, for the year eighteen hundred und forty. Feb. 22, 1840.. . . 367 Census: An act to amend the act “ to provide for taking the eixth cen us or enumeration of the rngzbrtirxts gg \.l£§4I6luwed States, approved March tlmd, exghteen hundred and thirty. m . e. , . . . . .. ... . . . .. . 368 Commissioner of Pensions. AY? net to continue the officei of Commissioner of Pensions, and to

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Tyeam;%41Xa¢es. An net additional to the act on the subject of Treasury Notes. Merch 31, ... . . . . .. . . .. 370 Vessels employed in the Whale Fishery. An act to cancel the bonds given to secure duties upcn vessels und thexr cargoes employed in the whale Hshery, and to make registers lawfirl papcrsforsuchvcsaels. April 4, 1840 .. ... ... 370 Apprnprlaliom for Civil ·and Diplomatic Expenses. Ah act muklpg appropriations for the cxvxl and diplomutxc expenses of the Government for the year engbteen hundred and forty. May 8,l8 0. .. .. . .. .. 371