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The House of Representatives have passed the bill sent from the Senate for concurrence, entitled “An act concerning consuls and vice-consuls,” with amendments, in which amendments they desire the concurrence of the Senate. They have passed the bill, entitled “An act in addition to an act, entitled ’An act for establishing the salaries of the executive officers of government, with their...
The House of Representatives have agreed to the appointment of a committee on their part, consisting of Messrs. Sherman, Thatcher, Hartley, White, and Jackson, to confer with the committee appointed on the part of the Senate, to consider and report whether or not the business begun previous to the late adjournment of Congress, shall now be proceeded in as if no adjournment had taken place....
The House of Representatives have passed a bill, entitled “An act to provide for the unlading of ships and vessels in cases of obstruction by ice;” in which they desire the concurrence of the Senate; I am also directed to bring to the Senate the report and confidential communication, from the Secretary of State. respecting the trade of the United States in the Mediterranean. Printed...
I am directed to bring to the Senate several enrolled bills, which have been signed by the Speaker of the House of Representatives. He also communicated the following resolve of the House of Representatives. Printed Source--Senate Journal.
The House of Representatives agree to all the amendments proposed by the Senate to the bill, entitled “An act to regulate trade and intercourse with the Indian tribes,” except the third, to which they disagree; The Speaker of the House of Representatives having signed several enrolled bills, I am directed to bring them to the Senate for the signature of the Vice President. Printed...
The House of Representatives have passed a bill, entitled “An act to amend the ’act for the establishment and support of light-houses, beacons, buoys, and public piers;” and, A resolve, “That, in the opinion of this House, the business now depending before the two Houses, may be finished by Tuesday the 27th instant, and that it will be convenient and proper that an adjournment of the present...
The House of Representatives have passed a bill, entitled “An act to compensate George Gibson,” in which they desire the concurrence of the Senate. Printed Source--Senate Journal.
The House of Representatives have passed a bill, entitled “An act for raising and adding another regiment to the military establishment of the United States, and for making further provision for the protection of the frontiers.” Printed Source--Senate Journal.
The House of Representatives agree to the amendment of the Senate to the bill, entitled “An act making certain appropriations therein mentioned;” The Speaker having signed several enrolled bills, and an enrolled resolve, I am directed to bring them to the Senate for the signature of the Vice President. Printed Source--Senate Journal.
The House of Representatives have passed the bill sent from the Senate for concurrence, entitled ’An act for granting lands to the inhabitants and settlers at Vincennes and the Illinois country, in the territory northwest of the Ohio, and for confirming them in their possessions,” with amendments, in which amendments they desire the concurrence of the Senate. Printed Source--Senate Journal.
The House of Representatives have concurred in the amendments of the Senate to the bill, entitled “An act to continue an act, entitled ’An act declaring the assent of Congress to certain acts of the states of Maryland, Georgia, and Rhode Island and Providence Plantations.” The Speaker having signed an enrolled bill, I am directed to bring it to the Senate. Printed Source--Senate Journal.
The Representatives of the people of the United States present their congratulations on the event by which your fellow citizens have attested the pre-eminence of your merit. You have long held the first place in their esteem: you have often received tokens of their affection. You now possess the only proof that remained of their gratitude for your services, of their reverence for your wisdom,...
The House of Representatives have resolved that a committee be appointed, jointly with such committee as the Senate shall appoint, to wait on the President of the United States, and notify him that a quorum of both Houses is assembled. Printed Source--Senate Journal.
The House of Representatives have disagreed to all the amendments of the Senate to the bill, entitled “An act to provide more effectually for the settlement of the accounts between the United States and the individual states;” they propose a conference on the amendments, and, having appointed managers on their part, desire the concurrence of the Senate in their appointment of managers at the...
The President of the United States has notified the House of Representatives that he has this day approved and signed the “Act to continue in force for a limited time an act passed at the first session of Congress, entitled ‘An act to regulate processes in the courts of the United States;” also, the resolution of Congress granting permission to Andrew Brown, or any other printer, to print the...
The House of Representatives recede from their amendments to the bill, entitled “An act for the government of the territory of the United States south of the river Ohio,” and agree to the amendments of the Senate to the bill, entitled “An act to provide for mitigating or remitting the forfeitures and penalties accruing under the revenue laws, in certain cases therein mentioned.” Printed...
The House of Representatives do agree with the Senate in their resolution, that the business unfinished between the two Houses, at the late adjournment, ought to be regarded as if it had not been passed upon by either. Printed Source--Senate Journal.
The President of the United States has notified the House of Representatives that he did, on the 10th, approve and affix his signature to the act, entitled “An act to continue an act, entitled ‘An act declaring the assent of Congress to certain acts of the states of Maryland, Georgia, and Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, so far as the same respects the states of Georgia and Rhode...
The Speaker of the House of Representatives having signed two enrolled bills, I am directed to bring them to the Senate for the signature of the Vice President; The House of Representatives adhere to their amendments on the bill, entitled “An act concerning consuls and vice consuls;” They disagree to the amendment of the Senate on the bill, entitled “An act for making compensations to the...
The House of Representatives have passed a bill, entitled “An act for the establishment and support of light-houses, beacons, and buoys.” They have concurred in the amendments proposed by the Senate to a bill, entitled “An act for establishing an Executive Department, to be denominated the Department of Foreign Affairs.” And they have received from the President of the United States an...
The House of Representatives have, on their part, appointed the Reverend Doctor Blair, one of the Chaplains to the present Congress. Printed Source--Senate Journal.
The House of Representatives agree to the amendment of the Senate on the bill, entitled “An act for giving effect to the several acts therein mentioned in respect to the state of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations.” Printed Source--Senate Journal.
The House of Representatives have passed a bill, entitled “An act to provide more effectually for the collection of the duties imposed by law on goods, wares, and merchandise, imported into the United States, and on the tonnage of ships or vessels;” and a resolve, providing for the salaries of the clerks in the office of the commissioner of army accounts; to which they desire the concurrence...
The House of Representatives agree to the amendment of the Senate to their amendments on the bill, sent from the Senate for concurrence, entitled “An act for granting lands to the inhabitants and settlers at Vincennes and the Illinois country, in the territory northwest of the Ohio, and for confirming them in their possessions;” They agree to the resolution, sent from the Senate for...
The House of Representatives have passed a bill, entitled “An act concerning consuls and vice consuls of the United States in foreign parts,” in which they request the concurrence of the Senate. Printed Source--Senate Journal.
The House of Representatives concur in the bill sent from the Senate, entitled “An act to continue in force the act therein mentioned, and to make further provision for the payment of pensions to invalids, and for the support of light-houses, beacons, buoys, and public piers.” Printed Source--Senate Journal.
The House of Representatives have passed a bill, entitled “An act making appropriations for the support of government for the year one thousand seven hundred and ninety;” to which they request the concurrence of the Senate. Printed Source--Senate Journal.
The House of Representatives have passed the bill sent from the Senate, entitled “An act regulating the number of Representatives to be chosen by the states of Kentucky and Vermont.” Printed Source--Senate Journal.
The House of Representatives have passed a bill, entitled “An act for finally adjusting and satisfying the claims of Frederick William de Steuben,” to which they desire the concurrence of the Senate. Printed Source--Senate Journal.
The House of Representatives have passed “A resolve making a temporary provision for the safe-keeping of prisoners committed under the authority of the United States;” in which they desire the concurrence of the Senate. The Speaker of the House of Representatives having signed several enrolled bills and resolves, I am directed to bring them to the Senate, for the signature of the Vice...
The Speaker of the House of Representatives having signed several enrolled bills, I am directed to bring them to the Senate, for the signature of the Vice President. Printed Source--Senate Journal.
The House of Representatives have agreed to the amendments of the Senate to the bill, entitled "An act repealing, after the last day of June next, the duties heretofore laid upon distilled spirits imported from abroad, and laying others in their stead; and also upon spirits distilled within the United States, and for appropriating the same,” with amendments; in which amendments the House of...
In obedience to the order of the House of Representatives, I have the honor to enclose you their Resolution of this date. With the most perfect respect, I am sir, Your mot Obedt & very hble Servant. LB , DLC:GW . This letter appears under the heading: “December the 27th. The following Letter, with the Resolution enclosed was this day recd by the President.” The letter-book copy of the enclosed...
The House of Representatives insist on their amendment to the last clause of the section proposed by the Senate to follow section sixty-first, of the bill, entitled “An act repealing, after the last day of June next, the duties heretofore laid upon distilled spirits imported from abroad, and laying others in their stead; and also upon spirits distilled within the United States, and for...
The House of Representatives have agreed to all the amendments proposed by the Senate to the bill, entitled “An act for the encouragement of learning, by securing the copies of maps, charts, books, and other writings, to the authors and proprietors of such copies, during the times therein mentioned;” They do recede from their first amendment to the bill, entitled “An act for giving effect to...
The House of Representatives have concurred in the amendments to the bill, entitled “An act to satisfy the claims of John McCord against the United States;” They have passed a bill, entitled “An act to provide more effectually for the settlement of the accounts between the United States and the individual states,” in which they request the concurrence of the Senate. Printed Source--Senate Journal.
The Speaker having signed the enrolled bill, entitled “An act for giving effect to the several acts therein mentioned, in respect to the state of North Carolina,” I am directed to bring it to the Senate for the signature of the Vice President. Printed Source--Senate Journal.
The House of Representatives have “Ordered, That a committee be appointed, to join a committee of the Senate, to consider and report what time will be proper for the commencement of the next Congress; to the end that timely notice may be given to the members who are to serve for the ensuing two years.” Printed Source--Senate Journal.
The House of Representatives have passed a bill, entitled “An act further to suspend part of an act, entitled ‘An act to regulate the collection of the duties imposed by law on the tonnage of ships or vessels, and on goods, wares, and merchandises, imported into the United States;” in which they request the concurrence of the Senate. Printed Source--Senate Journal.
The House of Representatives do adhere to, and insist on, some, and recede from other, amendments of the Senate to the bill, entitled “An act to establish the post office and post roads within the United States.” Printed Source--Senate Journal.
The President of the United States has notified the House of Representatives that he has this day approved and signed several acts which originated in that House. I am directed to acquaint the Senate that the House of Representatives, having completed the business before them, intend shortly to adjourn without day. Printed Source--Senate Journal.
The House of Representatives have agreed to the amendment proposed by the Senate, to the bill, entitled “An act to establish an uniform rule of naturalization.” Printed Source--Senate Journal.
The House of Representatives have passed a bill, entitled “An act to explain and amend an act, entitled ’An act making further provision for the payment of the debts of the United States;” in which they desire the concurrence of the Senate. Printed Source--Senate Journal.
The House of Representatives have passed the bill sent from the Senate, entitled “An act supplementary to an act, entitled ’An act making further provision for the payment of the debts of the United States.” Printed Source--Senate Journal.
The House of Representatives have passed a bill, entitled “An act imposing duties on the tonnage of ships or vessels,” in which they request the concurrence of the Senate. Printed Source--Senate Journal.
The House of Representatives have passed a bill, entitled “An act repealing, after the last day of June next, the duties heretofore laid upon distilled spirits imported from abroad, and laying others in their stead; and also upon spirits distilled within the United States, and for appropriating the same;” in which they desire the concurrence of the Senate. Printed Source--Senate Journal.
In obedience to the Order of the House of Representatives, of this date, I have the honor to inclose your their Resolution respecting certain estimates from the department of War, for the year one thousand, seven hundred and ninety three. With the most perfect respect I am, Sir, Your most obedient, and very humble Servant LB , DLC:GW . This message from the House Speaker and its accompanying...
The House of Representatives have agreed to all the amendments of the Senate to the bill, entitled “An act to provide more effectually for the collection of the duties imposed by law on goods, wares, and merchandise, imported into the United States, and on the tonnage of ships or vessels.” They have passed the bill, entitled “An act for the relief of disabled soldiers and seamen, lately in the...
A quorum of the House of Representatives have assembled, and are ready to proceed to business. Printed Source--Senate Journal.
I am directed to acquaint the Senate, that the House of Representatives has received a report from the Secretary of State, respecting coins, weights, and measures; and also a report from the Secretary of the Treasury, containing a plan for a national bank; and to bring the said reports to the Senate. Printed Source--Senate Journal.