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LIST OF THE PUBLIC ACTS OF CONGRESS. vis Public Lando in Missouri. An not eonirming claims to land in the State of Missouri, and for otherpurposes. .luly4, 1836.Z. . .. . 126 Pensions to Widows and Orphans. An act granting halflpay to widows or orphans, where their husbands and fathers have died of wounds received in the military service of the United States, in certain cases, and for other purposes. July 4, 1836. . . . . .. . . . . 127 Improvement of Harbors. An act making appropriations for the improvement of certain har. bors therein mentioned, for the year one thousand eight hundred and thirty-six, and br ' other purposes. (Obsolete.) July 4, 1836 .. . . . . .. . . . 128 Certificates to Importers of Wines. An act to repeal so much of the act ofMareh second, seventeen hundred and ninety-nine, as respects the issuing of certificates on the importation of wines. July 4, 1836 ... . . .. 131 RESOLUTIONS. No. 1. Rations to Inhabitants of Florida. Resolution authorizing the President to furnish rations to certain inhabitants o Florida., Feb. 1, 1836.. . . . ... 131 No. 2. Poat·Roads in Missouri and Arkansas. Resolution to establish certain post-roads in Missouri a·mdArkans:1s. March 19, 1836. 131 No. 3. Public Lands acquired by the Treaty of Dancing Rabbit Creek. Resolution to suspend the sale of u. part of the public lands acquired by the Treaty of Dancing Rabbit Creek. May 9,lS36.. . .. ". .. 132 No. 4. Port Office. A resolution to change the time of making contracts for the transportation of the mail. May 14, 1836. . . ... .. . .. . 139 N0. 5. Claims of Massachusetts and of other State:. A resolution to authorize the Secretary of War to receive additions.! evidence in support of the claims of Massachusetts end other States of the United States, for disbursements, services, dao., during the late wer. May 14, 1836. ... . . ... . .. . 132 N0. 6. Bridge across the Potomac. A resolution authorizing the repair of the bridge across the river Potomac, at Washington. June 7, 1836. ... . . . . . . . . J 132 No. 7. Distribution of Weights and Measures. A resolution providing for the distribution of weights and measures. June 14, 1836. .."... ... 133 No. 8. Paintings in the Ratunda. A resolution to tinrnish the Rctundo with paintings. June 23, 1836. ... . . .. . . .q. 133 No. 9. Claims of Fultmfs Heirs. A resolution referrin the petition and papers of the heirs of Robert Fulton, deceased, to the Secretary of tlic Navy, to report thereon to Congress. J'u¤e23, 1836. .. . ... . . 133 N0. 10. Bridge over the Potomac. Resolution to apply the unexpendcd balance of the appropriation for the Potomac bridge to the improvement of Maryland avenue, leading thereto, and for other purposes. July 1, 1836. . .. . . . . . . .. 134 STATUTE II.—l837. Lands ceded to the United States hg Indian Tribes. An act to regulate, in certain cases, uw ggzpysluon of the proceeds o lands eeded by Indian tribes to the United Statmw JM!- 9, 135 Hoslilitinn with the Seminole Indians. An net melting nn appropriation for l-llc ¤¤PP!`¤¤i¤¤ of Indian hostilities. (Obsolete.) Jam. 9, I837. . . . .. . . .. .. . . . . . -·. · ·····~······ 135 Mini. An act supplementary to the aet entitled “An act esteblishing a Mill!. Md !'¤g’¤l¤lil¤g' the coins Orme uname sewer Ju. 1a, new .. . ·-···----··--··-····· 136 Pensions. An act making appropriations for the payment of the ¤'6'¤l¤tl°"¤¥'Y mia 9th" P°“‘ sinners of the United States, for the year one thousand eight hundred and l.h1r·ty-seven. (Obsolete.) Jau.18, 1837 ... .. .. ... 142 Hors d t d t d ° U1 M`Z't SAn not to provide for the payment of es fgsegrshfir gth; lost orldettryoydduidcthe military service of the United States. (Expired.) Jun.l8, 1837. .. . .. . ... . 142 State of Michigan. An act to admit the Stale of Michigan into the Union upon an equal footing with the original States. Jan. 26, 1837 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 144 Railroads through the Public Lands in Florida. An not to authorize certain `llailroad Companies toeonstruct railroads through the public lands in the Territory of Florida. Jen. 31, 1837. 144 Port of New Orleans. An act to extend the limits of the Port of New Orleans. Feb. 9, 1837. 146