Adams Papers

To John Adams from United States House of Representatives, 3 March 1791

[March 3, 1791]

Mr. President:

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 President.

Printed Source--Senate Journal.

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