United States Statutes at Large/Volume 1/4th Congress/2nd Session/Chapter 3

March 2, 1797
Chap. Ⅲ.—An Act to augment the Compensation of the Attorney General of the United States.

Compensation to Attorney General.
Ante, p. 72.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the compensation allowed by law to the Attorney General of the United States, shall be, and the same is hereby augmented, by an addition of the sum of five hundred dollars per annum, to commence on the first day of January, in the present year, and payable quarter-yearly, at the public treasury.

Approved, March 2, 1797.