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788 TWENTY-EIGHTH CONGRESS. Sess. II. Ch. 75. 1845. Sururz II. March 3, 1g4g_ Gun-. LXXV.-dn dot supplemental to the act for the admission of Florida and —-———— Iowa into the Union, and for other purposes. 1g2;€,jT2§_° 3' Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Gram of lands United States of America in Congress assembled, That in consideration {0* SGM <>f€°· of the concessions made by the State of Florida in respect to the public Egrgclnggfg pg; lands, there be granted to the said State eight entire sections of land ' for the purpose of fixing their seat of Government; also, section number sixteen in every township, or other lands equivalent thereto, for the use of the inhabitants of such township, for the support of public schools; also, two entire townships of land, in addition to the two townships already reserved, for the use of two seminaries of learning-—oue to be located east, and the other west of the Suwannee river; also, live per centum of the net proceeds of the sale of lands within said State, which shall be hereafter sold by Congress, after deducting all expenses incident to the same; and which said net proceeds shall be applied by said State for the purposes of education. Application of 8120.2. And be it further enacted, That all the laws of the United Iqiogfdglws ‘° States which are not locally inapplicable, shall have the same force and ` eifect within the said State of Florida, as elsewhere within the United States. Florida m Sec. 3. And be it further enacted, That the said State shall compose ¤{>mp¤¤¤ ¤¤¤ one district, to be called the district of Florida. And a district court dgligggt com shall be held in said district, to consist of one judge who shall reside Judge.within the district to which he is appointed, and be called a. district J¤fiSdi¢¤i0¤· judge; and shall in all things have and exercise the same jurisdiction Act of ge t and powers which were by law given to the judge of the Kentucky dis- 24, 1789 eil_;.,' trict under an act entitled An act to establish the judicial courts of the sec. 10. i ’ United States, the said judge shall appoint a clerk at the place at which Clerk. a court is holden within the district, who shall reside and keep the records of the court at the place of holding the same; and shall receive, for the services he may perform, the same fees to which the clerk of the Kentucky district is entitled for similar services. Extra sessions Sec. 4. And be it further enacted, That the judge of the district of °l lhs °°“'*· Florida shall hold extra sessions at any time when the public interest may, in his opinion, require the same. Annual ses- Sec. 5. And be it further enacted, That the judge of the district of 'l°¤S- Florida shall hold one session annually at the following places, to wit: at Tallahassee, on the first Monday of January; at St. AU%;1SliDC, on the iirst Monday of April; and at Key West, on the first onday in August. Compensation Sec. 6. And be it further enacted, That there shall be allowed to °f *h° .l¤dS°- the judge aforesaid, an annual compensation of two thousand dollars, to commence from the date of his appointment, to be paid quarter-yearly at the treasury of the United States. U.S. attorney Snr. 7. And be it further enacted, That there shall be appointed in

  • 0 b° ¤PP°l¤'€d· said district a person learned in the law, to act as attorney for the

Ccmvensutiom United States 3 who shall in addition to his stated fees, be paid by the United States, two hundred dollars, as a full compensation for all extra services. U_ 5_ jnarshgl Sec. S. And be it fiiriher enacted, That a marshal shall be appointed tnbc ¤i>¤<>i¤t<=d· in said district, who shall perform the same duties, be subject to the same regulations and penalties, and be entitled to the same fees as are Compensation, prescribed to marshals in other districts; and shall moreover, be entitled to the sum of two hundred dollars annually as a compensation for all $alary ofdis- extra services. And that the salary of the district judges of the district g*§PJ“il§j;°f courts of the districts of Ohio, Indiana, Illinois and Missouri, shall Imlujs and "°' hereafter be, one thousand five hundred dollars per annum. Missouri. Approved, March 3, 1845