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BY AUTHORITY OF CONGRESS.
Public Statutes at Large
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,
ORGANIZATION OF THE GOVERNMENT IN 1789, TO MARCH 3, 1845.
ARRANGED IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER.
REFERENCES TO THE MATTER OF EACH ACT AND TO THE SUBSEQUENT ACTS
ON THE SAME SUBJECT,
COPIOUS NOTES OF THE DECISIONS
Courts of the United States
CONSTRUING THOSE ACTS, AND UPON THE SUBJECTS OF THE LAWS.
INDEX TO THE CONTENTS OF EACH VOLUME,
FULL GENERAL INDEX TO THE WHOLE WORK, IN THE CONCLUDING VOLUME.
The Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation, and
the Constitution of the United States;
IMPOSTS AND TONNAGE, THE PUBLIC LANDS, ETC.
RICHARD PETERS, ESQ.,
COUNSELLOR AT LAW.
The rights and interest of the United States in the stereotype plates from which this work is printed, are hereby recognised, 5)
Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1846, by
CHARLES C. LITTLE & James Brown, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the District of Massachusetts.
PUBLIC ACTS OF CONGRESS,
CONTAINED IN VOLUME THIRD.
Acts of the Thirteenth Congress of the United States.
Georgetown. An act concerning certain streets in Georgetown. June 19, 1813......
June 19, 1813.....
to raise an additional military force, and for other purposes.” (Obsolete.) July 5,
1813..... Barges for the Defence of the Ports and Harbours of the United States. An act authorizing the
President of the United States to cause to be built barges for the defence of the
ports and harbours of the United States. (Repealed.) July 5, 1813....... Military Land Warrants. An act further extending the time for issuing and locating mili
tary land warrants. (Obsolete.) July 5, 1813....... Reward of the Officers and Crew of the Hornet, and Lieutenant Elliott. An act to reward the
officers and crew of the sloop of war Hornet; and Lieutenant Elliott and his offi
cers and companions. July 13, 1813....... Franking Privilege to the Superintendant-General of Military Supplies. An act freeing from
postage all letters and packets to and from the superintendant-general of military
supplies. July 13, 1813.. Claims of the United States to Goods, &c., captured by private armed Vessels. An act to
relinquish the claims of the United States to certain goods, wares, and merchandise
caplured by private armed vessels. (Obsolete.) July 13, 1813.... Turnpike Road in the County of Alexandria. An act to incorporate a company for making a
certain turnpike road in the county of Alexandria. July 13, 1813... Turnpike Road in the County of Washington. An act to incorporate a company for making
a certain turnpike road in the county of Washington, in the District of Columbia.
July 13, 1813. Defence of the Ports and Harbours of the United States. An act providing for the further
defence of the ports and harbours of the United States. July 16, 1813..... Suits and Costs in the Courts of the United States. An act concerning suits and costs in
courts of the United States. July 22, 1813...... Collection of Direct Taxes and Internal Revenues. An act for the assessment and collection
of direct taxes and internal duties. (Repealed.) July 22, 1813.... Forage to Oficers of the Army. An act to regulate the allowance of forage to officers in the
army of the United States. July 22, 1813..... Mobile made a Port of Entry. An act to establish the town of Mobile a port of entry. July