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TWENTY-FOURTII CONGRESS. Sess. II. Ch. 46. 1837. 195 Treasury of the United States for patents and for fees for copies fur- int0theTrensunished by the Superintendent of the Patent Office prior to the passage TY M P¤*¤¤*S· Of the act to which this is additional, shall be carried to the credit of E;5Q°;l·°;;{°3,°°` the patent fund created by said act; and the moneys constituting said wiiiehthisisad· {und shall be, and the same are hereby, appropriated for the payment dmQ¤**l» *0 b°. of the salaries of the officers and clerks provided -for by said aet, and g“}"fg;$f::g'° all other expenses of the Patent Office, including all the expenditures ereiined by said provided for by this act; and, also, for such other purposes as are or wi md W4 may be hereafter specially provided for bylaw. And the Commissioner {:3°l£.l°g;l?,{;' is hereby authorized to draw upon said fund, from time to time, for such &c. I sums as shall be necessary to carry into effect the provisions of this act, C°m*Pis$l°¤é\' governed, however, by the several limitations herein contained. And §`;I:,?:z;°;t° it shall be his duty to lay before Congress, in the month of January, same, die.; and annually, a detailed statement of the expenditures and payments by him l¤Y b€{°YF C°¤· made from said fund ; And it shall also be his duty to lay before Con- §r;§f:,Q‘£%¥ gress, in the month of January, annually, a list of all patents which expenditures, shall have been granted during the preceding year, designating, under &?·$ md- °lS°• proper heads, the subieots of such patents, and furnishing an alpha- g::t°fp°t°ms' betical list of the patentees, with their places of residence; and he shall l also furnish e list of all patents which shall have become public property during the same period; together with such other information of the state and condition of the Patent. Office, as may be useful to Congress or to the public. Arpnovnn, March 3, 1837. """"` S·ru·¤·r¤ II. C un. XLVI.-An Act l0 provide for confirming the construction, and fm- the Much 3, 133-;_ repair of certain roads, and for other purposes, during I/ac year eighteen hundred *···——·*‘ and thirty-seven. ` Bc it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the sum of one hundred Ccntinuingthe and ninety thousand dollars be, and the same is hereby, appropriated g:i“?‘;’*g‘,;'·g for the purpose of continuing the Cumberland road in the state of Indiamimdh, Ohio; That the sum of one hundred thousand dollars be, and the same linois. is hereby appropriated, for the purpose of continuing the Cumberland Act vf July 2, road in the State of Indiana; And the sum of one hundred thousand 183°·°h*2°4• dollars be and the same is hereby appropriated for the purpose of continuing the Cumberland road in the State of Illinois; Provided, Pmvisu. That said road within the State of Illinois, shall not be stoned or gravelled, unless it can be done at a cost, not greater than the average cost, ‘ of stoning or gravelling said road, within the States of Ohio and Indiana; which sums shall be paid out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated; Provided, That in all cases where it can be Provisu. done, it shall be the duty of the superintending officers, to cause the work on said road to be laid of in sections, and let out to the lowest substantial bidder, after due notice. Sec.2. And be it further enacted That the second section of an 2d section uc; not for the continuation of the Cumberland road in the States of Ohio, 2g ilu?. IBB6; Indiana and Illinois, approved the second day of July, eighteen hundred flag; and thirty-six, shall not be applicable to expenditures hereafter to be cable, &,c_ made on said road. Sec. 3. And be it further enacted, That the following sums be and the same are hereby appropriated, to be paid out of any money in the _ Treasury, not otherwise appropriated, to wit: For the repairs of the C%‘2’;gi:;‘d'·h° Cumberland road, east of the Ohio river, seven thousand one hundred road ,,8,,, Om,,, and eighty-three dollars and sixty-three cents; Ohiv FMF- For continuing the construction of the road from the northern boun- tllizzdgzggxi" . _ _ _ , . y dary of the Territory oi Florida, by lvlarnauna, to Appalachicola, of Frmd,, m twenty thousand three hundred and thirteen dollars; Apvuluchicvin-