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on the case of Capt. Asgill - Debate on Report from the superintendent of finance,
Hampshire and Massachusetts - Motion
- Motion by Mr. Rutledge directing retal The letter from the governor of Rhode
THURSDAY, November 21,.............5 THURSDAY, December 5,.............11
Report on the salaries of foreign ministers | Election of judges of appeals — Resolu-
tions respecting Vermont considered.
Ordinance extending the franking privilege
Mr. Pendleton to Mr. Madison, stating the
repeal, by the legislature of Virginia, of
her law for the impost - The departure
of the deputation to Rhode Island sus.
pended until the further order of Congress
gress, for funds to pay the interest of the
for recaptures on land - Passed by com-
Report of the grand committee
- Reasons for and against - Motion for Report on Mr. Madison's motion, instruct-
commercial reciprocity and trade with the
WEDNESDAY, January 1,........
Passage of the answer to the objections
Memorial from the army laid before Con.
gress - Debate on the plan of a consular
The affair of Mr. Howell.
mittee with the superintendent of fi-
Monday, December 23, ..............16 Report on the valuation of land, referred
Letters from Dr. Franklin, Mr. Jay, and to a grand committee - Discussion on the
the army - Sub-committee appointed.
Letter of Mr. Jay, with a copy of the in Meeting and discussion of the grand com
Impost, and debate thereon.
Death of Lord Stirling – Vermont - Ar Motion for limiting the impost to twenty-
under passport — Resolution relative to.
Revival of the discussion on general rev. .
Decision on memorials from the legisla Refugees in the state of Delaware - Con-
tinued debate on the valuation of land-
Letter from Mr. Morris relative to his
TUESDAY, February 4,...............44
hall-pay - Addition of specific duties to
the impost proposed — Debate thereon.
Motion by Mr. Wolcott to refer the half-
pay to the states — Duty on wine.
Rule of voting ---- Amendments proposed
Specific duties reported.
WEDNESDAY, March 12, THURSDAY, 13,
Grand committee on the report on revenue
- Committee appointed in consequence
TUESDAY, March 18,.....
Debt of the United States estimated - Re
affairs relative to West Florida.
Memorial from Gen. Hazen on behalf of
the Canadians - Discussion on a motion
Intelligence of peace sent by La Fayette
Report of the committee on the ratifica-
tion of the preliminary articles - Consid-
erations of the committee for recommend-
ing a postponement of the decision of