James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Albert Gallatin, 11 June 1801 (Abstract)

§ From Albert Gallatin

11 June 1801, Treasury Department. Offers opinion (agreeing with comptroller) that Oliver Ellsworth “is not entitled to receive at the same time two salaries” for offices of chief justice and envoy extraordinary. The method of payment should be same as in case of John Jay when he was on his mission to Great Britain.

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