United States Statutes at Large/Volume 1/5th Congress/1st Session/Chapter 13
July 6, 1797.
Chap. ⅩⅢ.—An Act for allowing full mileage to the members of the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That at the present extraordinary meeting and session of Congress, the respective members Ante, p. 448. of the Senate and of the House of Representatives shall be entitled to receive a full allowance of mileage, any law to the contrary notwithstanding.
Approved, July 6, 1797.