United States Statutes at Large/Volume 1/3rd Congress/2nd Session/Chapter 41
March 2, 1795
Chap. ⅩⅬⅠ.—An Act relative to the passing of coasting vessels between Long Island and Rhode Island.
Privilege of coasting between R. Island and Long Island.Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That coasting vessels going from Long Island in the state of New York to the state of Rhode Island, or from the state of Rhode Island to the said Long Island, shall have the same privileges as are allowed to vessels under the like circumstances going from a district in one state to a district in the same or an adjoining state.
Approved, March 2, 1795.