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TWENTY-EIGHTH CONGRESS. Sess. II. Rus. 5, 7,8. 1345. 797 N0. 5. .0 Resolution for distributing the work an the Eajploring Expcdilitm. Feb. 20, 1845. Resolved by ihe Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That as each part of the work lr`i&y·eight conow in course of publication on the “Exploriu Expedition" shall be P'°“,P"§§‘i°"‘2*"‘ completed, fifty-eight copies of the same shall he delivered to the Secre- g,,3,b,,,?,:_ °r tary of State, to be distributed as follows, that is to say: To each of these United States, one copy; to the government of France, two copies; Vo1.ix. p. 111. Great Britain, two copies; Russia, two copies; and one copy each to Sweden, Denmark, Prussia, Austria, Bavaria, the Netherlands, Belgium, Portugal, Spain, Sardinia, Greece, 'Tuscany, the Ecclesiastical States, the Two Sicilies, Turkey, China, Mexico, New Granada, Venezuela, Chili, Peru, the Argentine Republic, Brazil, Texas, and the Sandwich Islands; and one copy to the Naval Lyceum in Brooklyn, New York. Sec. 2. And be it further resolved, That one copy of said work be pm-gm ,5,,,,,, given to Charles Wilkes, esquire, the commander of said expedition, one siticm copy to William L. Hudson, esquire, and one copy to Cadwallader Ringold, esquire, commandants of vessels in said expedition. Sec. 3. And be it further resolved, That two copies of said work be placed in the Library of Congress, and that the residue of said work shall be delivered to the Librarian, to be by him preserved for future distribution. Approved, February 20, 1845. No. 7. .0 Resolution amendatory of the resolution passed April thirty, one thou- March 1, 1645. sand eight hundred and fornyyfour, “respecting the aydication of certain ap- """"""‘*""‘ propriatium lwrctqfare made." Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That nothing contained in Paynrentfor the joint Resolution of April thirty, one thousand eight hundred and ggpgggé &*"i. forty-ibut, or in any other act or Resolution, shall be understood or con- i,,h,,bi,,m(;: gg strued to prevent the Secretary of War from allowing and paying any Fl¤rid¤._ just and equitable claims for supplies furnished, or advances or loans AR:5°;‘6"':{,‘4‘f of money made to provide for the defence of the inhabitants and supa anis, P. L/I6. ' pression of Indian hostilities in the Territory of Florida, provided that the amount so allowed and paid shall not exceed the sums already ap-- propriated by law. Armovxsn, March 1, 1845. N a. 8. Jamt Bcsalutwn for annexzng Texas to lh: Umled Siam, March 1, 1845. Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United —"_""""‘ States rj America in Congress assembled, That Congress doth con- Ccnmmoy sent that the territory properly included within, and rightfully belong- Congresstotho ing to the Republic of Texas, may be erected into a new State, to be *fi£;;:;’QnQ£a called the State of Texas, with a republican form of government, to be Sm, yo,. m;,,,;,. adopted by the people of said republic, by deputies in convention ns· sionimoths sembled, with the consent of the existing government, in order that the Um""- _ same may be admitted as one of the States of this Union. 2. And be it further resolved, That the foregoing consent of Con- COMMON of gress is given upon the following conditions, and with the following ,,dmi,,,,m_ guarantees, to wit: First, Said State to be formed, subject to the adjustment by this government of all questions of boundaryjhat may arise with other governments ; and the constitution thereon with the proper evidence of its adoption by the people of said Republic of Teicas, shall be transmitted to the President of the United States, to be land before Congress for its final action, on or before the first day of January, one thousand eight hundred and forty-six. Second. Stand State, when adv. R