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Page 23 - Resolved, By the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America, in congress assembled, two-thirds of both houses concurring, that the following articles be proposed to the legislatures of the several States, as amendments to the constitution of the United States; all or any of which articles, when ratified by three-fourths of the said legislatures, to be valid to all intents and purposes, as part of the said constitution...
Page 203 - States, with intent to defame the said Government, or either House of the said Congress, or the said President, or to bring them, or either of them, into contempt or disrepute; or to excite against them, or either or any of them, the hatred of the good people of the United States...
Page 49 - Congress of the United States of America begun and held at the city of New York on Wednesday the fourth of March one thousand seven hundred and eighty nine it was resolved by the senate and house of representatives of the United States...
Page 431 - Act, (and not otherwise appropriated,) shall, after deducting all proper costs and charges, be disposed of as follows: — one moiety shall be for the use of the United States, and be paid into the Treasury thereof by the collector receiving the same ; the other moiety shall be divided between, and paid in equal proportions to the collector, and naval officer of the district, and surveyor of the port, wherein the same shall have been incurred, or to such of the said officers as there may be in the...
Page 10 - The migration or importation of such persons as any of the states now existing shall think proper to admit, shall not be prohibited by the Congress prior to the year 1808, but a tax or duty may be imposed on such importation, not exceeding ten dollars for each person.
Page 424 - District of to wit : Be it remembered, That on the day of in the year of the independence of the United States of America, AB of the said district, hath deposited in this office the title of a map, chart, book or books, (as the case may be) the right whereof he claims as author or proprietor, (as the case may be) in the words following, to wit: [here insert the title...
Page 4 - Senators of the firft clafs fhall be vacated at the expiration of the fecond year, of the fecond clafs at the expiration of the fourth year, and of the third clafs at the expiration of the fixth year, fo that...
Page 10 - No money fhall be drawn from the treafury, but in confequence of appropriations made by law ; and a regular ftatement and account of the receipts and expenditures of all public money fhall be publifhed from time to time.
Page 379 - Hamburg, at thirty-three and one-third cents ; each rix dollar of Denmark, at one hundred cents ; each rial of plate, and each rial of vellon, of Spain, the former at ten cents, the latter at five cents, each ; each milree of Portugal, at one dollar and twenty-four cents ; each pound sterling of Ireland, at four dollars and ten cents ; each tale of China, at one dollar and fortyeight cents ; each pagoda of India, at one dollar and ninety-four cents ; each rupee of Bengal, at fifty-five cents and...