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TWENTY—EIGHTH CONGRESS. Sess.II. Ch. 76. 1845. ’789` Srnrurn II. CHAP. LXXVI. - An Act su lemental to the act or the admission 0 the St qf Iowdzimd Florida into thd‘Uni0n. f am. C 0 4 HTC Be it enacted br the Senate and House 0 Re resentatives 0 t/te 3’1845’°h‘48' United States of Anierica in Congress assembled; Tllat the laws di the 35S4g? United States, which are not locally inapplicable, shall have the same APPll¤¤*i<>¤0Y force and effect within the State of Iowa as elsewhere within the United lm ‘° States. ' Sec. 2. And be it further enacted, That the said State shall be one District court. district, and be called the district of Iowa; and a district court shall be held therein, to consist of one judge, who shall reside in the said district, and be called a district judge. He shall hold, at the seat of govern- sessions ment of the said State, two sessions of the said district court annually, on the first Monday in January, and he shall, in all things, have and j,,,,Sd;c,,0,,_ exercise the same jurisdiction and powers which were by law given to the judge of the Kentucky district, under an act entitled "An act to Act of Sapp establish the judicial courts of the United States." He shall appoint a 24, 1789, ch.20, clerk for the said district, who shall reside and keep the records of the *31% said court at the place of holding the same; and shall receive, for the H ` services performed by him, the same fees to which the clerk of the Kentucky district is by law entitled for similar services. Sec. 3. And be it further enacted, That there shall be allowed to Cgynpgnggtjgn the judge of the said district court the annual compensation of fifteen of 1hei¤d2¤· hundred dollars, to commence from the date of his appointment, to be paid quarterly at the treasury of the United States. Sec. 4. And be it further enacted, That there shall be appointed in U. S. attorney the said district, a person learned in the law, to act as attorney for the *° be °l°P°‘““’d' United States; who shall, in addition to his stated fees, be paid annually by the United States two hundred dollars, as a full compensation for all (;0mp,mS,,t;,,,,_ extra services: the said payment to be made quarterly, at the treasury of the United States. Sec. 5. And be it further enacted, That a marshal shall be appointed U_ 5, marshai for the said district, who shall perform the same duties, be subject to the to be appointed. same regulations and penalties, and be entitled to the same fees, as are prescribed and allowed to marshals in other districts; and shall, more- ` over, be entitled to the sum of two hundred dollars annually, as a com- Compensation. pensation for all extra services. Snr:. 6. And be it further enacted, That in lieu of the propositions Prepcsitions to submitted to the Congress of the United States, by an ordinance passed bs Submitted ¢<> on the first day of November, eighteen hundred and forty-four, by the ;f‘j:;§’Slam° convention of delegates at Iowa city, assembled for the purpose of making a constitution for the State of Iowa, which are hereby rejected, the following propositions be, and the same are hereby, offered to the legislature of the State of Iowa, for their acceptance or rejection; which, if accepted, under the authority conferred on the said legisla— ture, by the convention which framed the constitution of the said State, shall be obligatory upon the United States: First. That section numbered sixteen in every township of the public Grant of lands lands, and, where such section has been sold or otherwise disposed of, We of other lands equivalent thereto, and as contiguous as may be, shall be ' granted to the State for the use of schools. Second. That the seventy-two sections of land set apart and reserved {Grant of lapds for the use and support of a university, by an act of Congressapproved ugijcfsxsé ° “ on the twentieth day of July, eighteen hundred and forty, entitled “An Actcf f;,iy20, act granting two townships of land for the use of a university m the 1840, ch. 90- Territory of Iowa," are hereby granted and conveyed to the State, to be appropriated solely to the use and support of such university, in such manner as the legislature may prescribe.