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Session 1 (1799-1800)

Chapter 1 An Act for reviving and continuing suits and proceedings in the Circuit Court for the District of Pennsylvania December 24, 1799 PDF, 69KB
Chapter 2 An Act extending the privilege of franking to William Henry Harrison, the delegate from the territory of the United States, northwest of the Ohio; and making provision for his Salary and compensation January 2, 1800 PDF, 87KB
Chapter 3 An Act supplementary to the act, intituled "An act to provide for the valuation of Lands, and Dwelling-houses, and the enumeration of Slaves, within the United States" January 2, 1800 PDF, 86KB
Chapter 4 An Act for the relief of persons imprisoned for Debt January 6, 1800 PDF, 256KB
Chapter 5 An Act for the preservation of peace with the Indian tribes January 17, 1800 PDF, 163KB
Chapter 6 An Act to repeal part of an act, intituled "An act to provide for mitigating or remitting the forfeitures, penalties and disabilities, accruing in certain cases therein mentioned, and to continue in force the residue of the same" February 11, 1800 PDF, 80KB
Chapter 7 Private law
Chapter 8 An Act giving further time to the holders of Military Warrants, to register, and locate the same February 11, 1800 PDF, 80KB
Chapter 9 An Act to suspend in part, an act, intituled "An act to augment the Army of the United States; and for other purpose" February 20, 1800 PDF, 81KB
Chapter 10 An Act further to suspend the commercial intercourse between the United States and France, and the dependence thereof February 27, 1800 PDF, 424KB
Chapter 11 Private law
Chapter 12 An Act providing for the second Census or enumeration of the Inhabitants of the United States February 28, 1800 PDF, 345KB
Chapter 13 An Act in addition to an act intituled "An act regulating the grants of land appropriated for Military services, and for the Society of the United Brethren for propagating the Gospel among the Heathen" March 1, 1800 PDF, 284KB
Chapter 14 An Act providing for Salvage in cases of Recapture March 3, 1800 PDF, 267KB
Chapter 15 An Act declaring the assent of Congress to certain acts of the States of Maryland and Georgia March 17, 1800 PDF, 90KB
Chapter 16 An Act to alter the times of holding the District Court in North Carolina March 19, 1800 PDF, 182KB
Chapter 17 Private law
Chapter 18 An Act to extend the privilege of franking letters and packages to Martha Washington April 3, 1800 PDF, 104KB
Chapter 19 An Act to establish an uniform System of Bankruptcy throughout the United States April 4, 1800 PDF, 1.54MB
Chapter 20 Private law
Chapter 21 An Act to allow a drawback of duties on goods exported in New Orleans, and therein to amend the act intituled "An act to regulate the collection of duties on imports and tonnage" April 5, 1800 PDF, 90KB
Chapter 22 An Act to continue in force "An act concerning certain fisheries of the United States, and for the regulation and government of the fishermen employed therein," and for other purposes as therein mentioned  April 12, 1800 PDF, 163KB
Chapter 23 An Act to alter the form of certain oaths and affirmations directed to be taken by the act intituled "An act providing for the second census or enumeration of the inhabitants of the United States" April 12, 1800 PDF, 84KB
Chapter 24 Private law
Chapter 25 An Act to extend the privilege of obtaining patents for useful discoveries and inventions, to certain persons therein mentioned, and to enlarge and define the penalties for violating the rights of patentees April 17, 1800 PDF, 168KB
Chapter 26 An Act to fix the Salary and compensation of the Paymaster-General, and Assistant to the Adjutant-General April 22, 1800 PDF, 165KB
Chapter 27 An Act to continue in force "An act to authorize the defence of the merchant vessels of the United States against French depredations" April 22, 1800 PDF, 82KB
Chapter 28 An Act to continue in force, for a limited time, an act intituled "An act to prescribe the mode of taking evidence in cases of contested elections for members of the House of Representatives of the United States, and to compel the attendance of witnesses" April 22, 1800 PDF, 82KB
Chapter 29 An Act fixing the rank and pay of the commanding officer of the Corps of Marines April 22, 1800 PDF, 82KB
Chapter 30 An Act supplementary to the Act to regulate trade intercourse with the Indian Tribes, and to preserve peace on the Frontiers April 22, 1800 PDF, 164KB
Chapter 31 An Act to establish a general Stamp Office April 23, 1800 PDF, 256KB
Chapter 32 An Act to alter and to establish sundry Post Roads April 23, 1800 PDF, 323KB
Chapter 33 An Act for the better government of the Navy of the United States April 23, 1800 PDF, 724KB
Chapter 34 An Act respecting the Mint April 24, 1800 PDF, 153KB
Chapter 35 An Act to continue in force the act in addition to the act for the punishment of certain crimes against the United States April 24, 1800 PDF, 80KB
Chapter 36 An Act to repeal the act laying Duties on mills and implements employed in the manufacture of Snuff April 24, 1800 PDF, 80KB
Chapter 37 An Act to make further provision for the removal and accommodation of the Government of the United States April 24, 1800 PDF, 177KB
Chapter 38 An Act to authorize the President of the United States to accept, for the United States, a cession of jurisdiction of the territory west of Pennsylvania, commonly called the Western Reserve of Connecticut April 28, 1800 PDF, 174KB
Chapter 39 An Act to provide for rebuilding the Lighthouse at New London; for the support of a Lighthouse at Clark's Point; for the erection and support of a Lighthouse at Wigwam Point, and for other purposes April 29, 1800 PDF, 167KB
Chapter 40 An Act supplementary to the laws now in force, fixing the Salary and compensations of the officers of the Senate and House of Representatives May 2, 1800 PDF, 88KB
Chapter 41 An act to divide the territory of the United States northwest of the Ohio, into two separate governments May 7, 1800 PDF, 168KB
Chapter 42 An Act to enable the President of the United States to borrow money for the public service May 7, 1800 PDF, 93KB
Chapter 43 An Act to continue in force "An act laying an additional duty on Salt imported into the United States, and for other purposes" May 7, 1800 PDF, 172KB
Chapter 44 Private law
Chapter 45 An Act to authorize the sale and conveyance of lands, in certain cases, by the Marshals of the United States, and to confirm former sales May 7, 1800 PDF, 90KB
Chapter 46 An Act for the regulation of public Arsenals and Magazines May 7, 1800 PDF, 166KB
Chapter 47 An Act making Appropriations for the support of Government for the year one thousand eight hundred May 7, 1800 PDF, 372KB
Chapter 48 An Act making Appropriations for the Military Establishment of the United States, in the year one thousand eight hundred May 10, 1800 PDF, 150KB
Chapter 49 An Act to establish the district of Kennebunk, and to annex Lyme to New London; and to alter the district of Bermuda Hundred and City Point; and therein to amend the act intituled "An act to regulate the collection of duties on imports and tonnage" May 10, 1800 PDF, 175KB
Chapter 50 An Act supplemental to the act intituled "An act for an amicable settlement of limits with the State of Georgia; and authorizing the establishment of a Government in the Mississippi territory" May 10, 1800 PDF, 171KB
Chapter 51 An Act in addition to the act intituled "An act to prohibit the carrying on the Slave Trade from the United States to any foreign place or country" May 10, 1800 PDF, 176KB
Chapter 52 Private law
Chapter 53 An Act to provide for equalizing the valuations of unseated lands May 10, 1800 PDF, 170KB
Chapter 54 An Act supplementary to an act, intituled "An Act to establish the Salary and compensation of the officers employed in the collection of the duties on impost and tonnage" May 10, 1800 PDF, 90KB
Chapter 55 An Act to amend the act intituled "An  providing for the sale of the lands of the United States, in the territory northwest of the Ohio, and above the mouth of Kentucky river" May 10, 1800 PDF, 517KB
Chapter 56 An Act to ascertain the Salary and compensation of public Ministers May 10, 1800 PDF, 162KB
Chapter 57 An Act to make Appropriations for the Navy of the United States, during the year one thousand eight hundred May 10, 1800 PDF, 82KB
Chapter 58 An Act supplementary to the act entitled "An act to establish the Treasury Department"  May 10, 1800 PDF, 161KB
Chapter 59 An Act to authorize the issuing certain Patents May 13, 1800 PDF, 91KB
Chapter 60 An Act to enlarge the powers of Surveyors of the Revenue May 13, 1800 PDF, 169KB
Chapter 61 An Act to amend the act intituled "An act to establish the Judicial Courts of the United States" May 13, 1800 PDF, 85KB
Chapter 62 An Act to appropriate a certain sum of money to defray the expense of holding a treaty or treaties with the Indians May 13, 1800 PDF, 85KB
Chapter 63 An Act directing the payment of a detachment of the militia under the command of Major Thomas Johnson, in the year one thousand seven hundred and ninety-four May 13, 1800 PDF, 85KB
Chapter 64 An Act to retain a further sum on drawbacks, for the expenses incident to the allowance and payment thereof, and in lieu of stamp duties and debentures May 13, 1800 PDF, 165KB
Chapter 65 An Act to authorize certain expenditures, and make certain Appropriations for the year one thousand eight hundred May 13, 1800 PDF, 170KB
Chapter 66 An Act to lay additional duties on certain articles imported May 13, 1800 PDF, 166KB
Chapter 67 An Act appointing the time, and directing the place of the next meeting of Congress May 13, 1800 PDF, 87KB
Chapter 68 An Act to make provision relative to rations for Indians, and to their visits to the seat of Government  May 13, 1800 PDF, 87KB
Chapter 69 An Act supplementary to the act to suspend part of an act, intituled "An act to augment the Army of the United States, and for other purposes" May 14, 1800 PDF, 160KB
Chapter 70 An Act supplementary to the act establishing the Mint, and regulating the coins of the United States May 14, 1800 PDF, 84KB

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Session 2 (1800-1801)

Chapter 1 An Act extending the privilege of franking letters to the Delegate from the Territory of the United States, northwest of the river Ohio; and making provisions for his Salary and compensation December 15, 1800 PDF, 76KB
Chapter 2 Private law
Chapter 3 An Act to provide for the erection and support of a Lighthouse on Cape Poge, at the northeasterly part of Martha's Vineyard January 30, 1801 PDF, 159KB
Chapter 4 An Act to provide for the more convenient organization of the Courts of the United States February 13, 1801 PDF, 1019KB
Chapter 5 An Act regulating the grants of land appropriated for the refugees from the British provinces of Canada and Nova Scotia February 18, 1801 PDF, 167KB
Chapter 6 An Act making the Port of Biddeford and Pepperelborough, and the Port of New Bedford, in Massachusetts, ports of entry for ships or vessels, arriving from the Cape of Good Hope, and from places beyond the same February 18, 1801 PDF, 86KB
Chapter 7 An Act to establish the district of Bristol, and to annex to the towns of Kittery and Berwick to the district Portsmouth February 25, 1801 PDF, 164KB
Chapter 8 Private law
Chapter 9 An Act freeing from postage all letters and packets to John Adams February 25, 1801 PDF, 90KB
Chapter 10 Private law
Chapter 11 An Act to continue in force the acts laying duties on licenses for selling wines, and foreign distilled spirits by retail, and so much of the act laying certain duties on snuff and refined sugar as respects a duty on refined sugar, on property sold at auction, and on carriages for the conveyance of persons February 25, 1801 PDF, 165KB
Chapter 12 An Act declaring the consent of Congress to an act of the state of Maryland, passed the twenty-eighth day of December, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-three, for the appointment of a Health Officer February 27, 1801 PDF, 86KB
Chapter 13 An Act to allow the transportation of goods, wares and merchandise, to and from Philadelphia and Baltimore, by the way of Appoquinimink and Sassafras February 27, 1801 PDF, 86KB
Chapter 14 Private law
Chapter 15 An Act concerning the District of Columbia February 27, 1801 PDF, 540KB
Chapter 16 An Act supplementary to an act, intituled "An act to divide the territory of the United States northwest of the Ohio, into two separate governments" March 2, 1801 PDF, 86KB
Chapter 17 An Act to add to the district of Massac, on the Ohio, and to discontinue the district of Palmyra in the state of Tennessee, and herein to amend the act, intituled "An act to regulate the collection of duties on imports and tonnage" March 2, 1801 PDF, 86KB
Chapter 18 An Act making Appropriations for the Military Establishment of the United States, in the year one thousand eight hundred and one  March 2, 1801 PDF, 154KB
Chapter 19 An Act to amend the act intituled "An act to establish a general Stamp Office" March 3, 1801 PDF, 161KB
Chapter 20 An Act providing for a Naval peace establishment, and for other purposes March 3, 1801 PDF, 172KB
Chapter 21 An Act concerning the Mint March 3, 1801 PDF, 90KB
Chapter 22 An Act authorizing the Secretary of the Treasury to employ Clerks for completing the abstracts of the valuation of lands and dwelling-houses, and the enumeration of slaves March 3, 1801 PDF, 173KB
Chapter 23 An Act giving a right to pre-emption to certain persons who have contracted John Cleves Symmes, or his associates, for lands lying between the Miami rivers, in the territory of the United States northwest of the Ohio March 3, 1801 PDF, 256KB
Chapter 24 An Act supplementary to the act intituled "An act concerning the District of Columbia" March 3, 1801 PDF, 178KB
Chapter 25 An Act to amend the act altering the district of Bermuda Hundred and City Point March 3, 1801 PDF, 166KB
Chapter 26 An Act authorizing the remission of duties on certain Teas destroyed by fire, while under the care of the officers of the customs, in Providence, Rhode Island March 3, 1801 PDF, 83KB
Chapter 27 An Act making Appropriations for the support of Government for the year one thousand eight hundred and one March 3, 1801 PDF, 361KB
Chapter 28 An Act directing the mode of estimating certain foreign coins and currencies, and of making out invoices in certain cases March 3, 1801 PDF, 82KB
Chapter 29 An Act to augment the salaries of the district judges in the districts of Massachusetts, New York, New Jersey, Delaware and Maryland, respectively March 3, 1801 PDF, 83KB
Chapter 30 An Act in addition to an act intituled "An act making provision for the further accommodation of the household of the President of the United States" March 3, 1801 PDF, 151KB
Chapter 31 An Act making Appropriations for the Navy of the United States, for the year one thousand eight hundred and one March 3, 1801 PDF, 159KB
Chapter 32 An Act for altering the times and places of holding certain Courts therein mentioned, and for other purposes March 3, 1801 PDF, 175KB
Chapter 33 An Act to amend the act, intituled "An act to provide for the valuation of lands and dwelling-houses, and the enumeration of Slaves, within the United States," and repeal the act, intituled "An act to enlarge the powers of the surveyors of the revenue" February 27, 1801 PDF, 171KB
Chapter 34 An Act for erecting Lighthouses on New Point Comfort , and on Smith's Point, in the state of Virginia, and on Faulkner's Island in Long Island Sound, in the state of Connecticut, and for placing buoys in Naraganset Bay March 3, 1801 PDF, 87KB
Chapter 35 An Act further to alter and to establish certain Post Roads March 3, 1801 PDF, 182KB

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