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Given under my hand, at the city of Washington, the twenty
eighth day of April, in the year of our Lord one thousand
Secretary of State.
BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES.
Whereas, by an act of Congress of the United States, of the act 24th May twenty-fourth of May, one thousand eight hundred and twentydiscriminating eight, entitled “ An act in addition to an act entitled "An act conder yoncerning discriminating duties of tonnage and impost,' and to dgn nation is equalise the duties on Prussian vessels and their cargoes,” it is such duties are provided, that upon satisfactory evidence being given to the keried on your President of the United States, by the Government of any foreign
nation, that no discriminating duties of tonnage or impost are imposed or levied, in the ports of the said nation, upon vessels wholly belonging to citizens of the United States, or upon the produce, manufactures, or merchandise, imported in the same, from the United States, or from any foreign country, the President is thereby authorized to issue his proclamation, declaring that the foreign discriminating duties of tonnage and impost, within the United States, are, and shall be, suspended and discontinued, so far as respects the vessels of the said foreign nation, and the produce, manufactures, or merchandise, imported into the United States, in the same, from the said foreign nation, or from any other foreign country ; the said suspension to take effect from the time of such notification being given to the President of the United States, and to continue so long as the reciprocal exeniption of vessels belonging to citizens of the United States, and their cargoes, as aforesaid, shall be continued, and no
longer : ThePresident be AND WHEREAS, satisfactory evidence has lately been received as Buch duties by me, from the Government of His Imperial and Royal Highare levied in the ness the Grand Duke of Tuscany, through an official commu
nication of Baron Lederer, the Consul General of His Imperial and Royal Highness in the United States, under date of the 6th day of August, 1836, that no discriminating duties of tonnage or impost are imposed or levied in the ports of Tuscany, upon vessels wholly belonging to citizens of the United States, or upon the produce, manufactures, or merchandise, imported in the same,
froni the United States, or from any foreign country : Declares thi dis. Now, THEREFORE, I, ANDREW JACKSON, President of the criminating du
United States of America, do hereby declare and proclaim that mct the ves the foreign discriminating duties of tonnage and impost, within uspended.
the United States, are and shall be, suspended and discontinued,
ports of Tueca
dos so far as re
so far as respects the vessels of the Grand Dukedom of Tuscany, 1837.
of September, in the year of Lord one thousand eight hun-
Secretary of State.
TO THE ACTS PASSED AT THE SECOND SESSION OF THE TWENTY-
FOURTH CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES.
Academy, Military, an act making appropriations for
Court of the United States to
Atchafalaya Rail-road and Banking Company, an act granting the
right of way through the public lands of the United States
An act making appropriation for the suppression of Indian
lutionary and other pensioners of the United States for 1837
rison equipage and hospital furniture; medical department, sup-
of the United States for 1837
For pay and subsistence of officers and seamen, (p. 35;) pay of su-
perintendents, &c.; provisions, repairs of vessels, melicines, im-
An act making appropriations for the current expenses of the
Indian Department, and for fulfilling treaty stipulations
Salary of commissioner, clerks, superintendents, agents, interpreters,
gun and blacksmiths, presents, expenses of coal, steel, &c., (p. 38;)
Cherokees, Caddoes; removal and subsistence of Creeks, &c.
list; and, in addition therelo, appropriations are made for publica-
the Treasury to receive from said bank, under the Pennsylvania
Bank of the United States
said company the right of way through the public lands of the
granting a pension to
gress of 3d March, 1837 -
to place his name on the pension list Brig General Armstrong, payment of prize money to officers and
crew of Brown, James and John, half-breeds of the Cherokee nation of In
dians, an act for relief of
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