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Session 1 (1821-1822)

Chapter 1 An Act authorizing the transmission of certain documents free of postage. Dec. 19, 1821 PDF, 82KB
Chapter 2 Private Law
Chapter 3 Private Law
Chapter 4 An Act reviving and extending the time allowed for the redemption of land sold for direct taxes in certain cases. Feb. 4, 1822 PDF, 82KB
Chapter 5 Prvate Law
Chapter 6 An Act to revive and continue in force an act, entitled "An act to provide for persons who were disabled by known wounds received in the revolutionary war. Feb. 4, 1822 PDF, 99KB
Chapter 7 An Act making partial appropriations for the support of the navy of the United States during the year one thousand eight hundred and twenty-two. Feb. 19, 1822 PDF, 182KB
Chapter 8 An Act authorizing the transfer of certain certificates of the funded debt of the United States. Feb. 19, 1822 PDF, 94KB
Chapter 9 An Act for the preservation of the timber of the United States in Florida. Feb. 23, 1822 PDF, 91KB
Chapter 10 An Act for the apportionment of representation among the several states, according to the fourth census. March 7, 1822 PDF, 183KB
Chapter 11 An Act making appropriations for the military service of the United States for the year one thousand eight hundred and twenty-two, and towards the service of the year one thousand eight hundred and twenty-three. March 15, 1822 PDF, 190KB
Chapter 12 An Act to provide for the due execution of the laws of the United States within the state of Missouri, and for the establishment of a district court therein. March 16, 1822 PDF, 192KB
Chapter 13 An Act for the establishment of a territorial government in Florida. March 30, 1822 PDF, 583KB
Chapter 14 An Act to authorize the state of Illinois to open a canal through the public lands, to connect Illinois river with Lake Michigan. March 30, 1822 PDF, 198KB
Chapter 15 An Act concerning the commerce and navigation of Florida. March 30, 1822 PDF, 196KB
Chapter 16 An Act supplemental to an act entitled "An act authorizing the disposal of certain lots of public ground in the city of New Orleans and town of Mobile." March 30, 1822 PDF, 102KB
Chapter 17 Private law
Chapter 18 An Act to amend the laws now in force as to the issuing of original writs and final process in the circuit courts of the United States within the state of Tennessee. March 30, 1822 PDF, 102KB
Chapter 19 Private law
Chapter 20 Private law
Chapter 21 Private law
Chapter 22 Private law
Chapter 23 An Act supplementary to an act, entitled "An act to alter the terms of the district court in Alabama." April 17, 1822 PDF, 88KB
Chapter 24 An Act to fix the limits of the port of entry and delivery for the district of Philadelphia. April 17, 1822 PDF, 89KB
Chapter 25 An Act to amend the act, entitled "An act to establish the district of Bristol, and to annex the towns of Kittery and Berwick to the district of Portsmouth," passed February twenty-fifth, eighteen hundred and one. April 17, 1822 PDF, 89KB
Chapter 26 An Act to remit the duties on a sword imported, to be presented to Captain Thomas Macdonough, of the United States' Navy. April 17, 1822 PDF, 177KB
Chapter 27 An Act to establish the district of Blakely. April 17, 1822 PDF, 100KB
Chapter 28 An Act to authorize the Secretary of the Treasury to exchange a stock bearing an interest of five per cent. for certain stocks bearing an interest of six and seven per cent. April 20, 1822 PDF, 288KB
Chapter 29 An Act to revive and continue in force "An act declaring the assent of Congress to certain acts of the states of Maryland and Georgia." April 20, 1822 PDF, 102KB
Chapter 30 An Act supplementary to the act, entitled "An act for the relief of the purchases of public lands, prior to the first day of July, eighteen hundred and twenty." April 20, 1822 PDF, 191KB
Chapter 31 An Act to alter the times of holding courts in the western district of Virgina, and for other purposes. April 26, 1822 PDF, 183KB
Chapter 32 An Act altering the time and place of holding the district court in the district of Mississippi. April 26, 1822 PDF, 94KB
Chapter 33 An Act supplementary to an act, entitled "An act to set apart and dispose of certain public lands for the encouragement of the cultivation of the vine and olive." April 26, 1822 PDF, 94KB
Chapter 34 Private law
Chapter 35 Private law
Chapter 36 Private law
Chapter 37 Private law
Chapter 38 Private law
Chapter 39 Private law
Chapter 40 An Act to perfect certain locations and sales of public lands in Missouri. April 26, 1822 PDF, 97KB
Chapter 41 An Act making appropriations for the support of government for the year one thousand eight hundred and twenty-two, and for other purposes. April 30, 1822 PDF, 519KB
Chapter 42 Private law
Chapter 43 Private law
Chapter 44 Private law
Chapter 45 An Act making appropriations for the public buildings. May 1, 1822 PDF, 201KB
Chapter 46 An Act to provide for paying to the state of Missouri, Mississippi, and Alabama, three per cent. of the net proceeds, arising from the sale of the public lands. within the same.  May 3, 1822 PDF, 196KB
Chapter 47 An Act relating to treasury notes. May 3, 1822 PDF, 103KB
Chapter 48 An Act for the relief of the officers, volunteers, and other persons, engaged in the late campaign against the Seminole Indians. May 4, 1822 PDF, 104KB
Chapter 49 An Act making appropriations for the support of the navy of the United States for the year one thousand eight hundred and twenty-two, and for other purposes. May 4, 1822 PDF, 190KB
Chapter 50 An Act to repeal the act, entitled "An act to encourage vaccination." May 4, 1822 PDF, 97KB
Chapter 51 An Act to alter the times of holdin the district court in the district of New Jersey. May 4, 1822 PDF, 94KB
Chapter 52 An Act making an appropriation to defray the expenses of missions to the independent nations on the American continent. May 4, 1822 PDF, 94KB
Chapter 53 An Act vesting in the state of Pennsylvania the right of the United States to all fines assessed for the non-performance of militia duty during the late war with Great Britain. May 4, 1822 PDF, 95KB
Chapter 54 An Act to abolish the United States' trading establishment with the Indian tribes. May 6, 1822 PDF, 209KB
Chapter 55 An Act providing for the disposal of the public lands in the state of Mississippi, and for the better organization of the land districts in the states of Alabama and Mississippi. May 6, 1822 PDF, 214KB
Chapter 56 An Act in addition to the act concerning navigation, and also to authorize the appointment of deputy collectors. May 6, 1822 PDF, 211KB
Chapter 57 An Act for the relief of certain insolent debtors. May 6, 1822 PDF, 107KB
Chapter 58 An Act to amend an act, entitled "An act to regulate trade and intercourse with the Indian tribes, and to preserve peace on the frontiers," approved thirtieth March, one thousand eight hundred and two. May 6, 1822 PDF, 201KB
Chapter 59 Private law
Chapter 60 Private law
Chapter 61 An Act to continue in force "An act declaring the consent of Congress to acts of the state of South Carolina, authorizing the city council of Charleston to impose and collect a duty on the tonnage of vessels from foreign ports and to acts of the state of Georgia, authorizing the imposition and collection of a duty on the tonnage of vessels in the ports of Savannah and St. Mary's. May 7, 1822 PDF, 106KB
Chapter 62 An Act to provide for the collection of duties on imports and tonnage in Florida, and for other purposes. May 7, 1822 PDF, 204KB
Chapter 63 Private law
Chapter 64 Private law
Chapter 65 Private law
Chapter 66 Private law
Chapter 67 Private law
Chapter 68 Private law
Chapter 69 Private law
Chapter 70 Private law
Chapter 71 Private law
Chapter 72 Private law
Chapter 73 Private law
Chapter 74 Private law
Chapter 75 Private law
Chapter 76 Private law
Chapter 77 Private law
Chapter 78 Private law
Chapter 79 Private law
Chapter 80 Private law
Chapter 81 Private law
Chapter 82 Private law
Chapter 83 Private law
Chapter 84 Private law
Chapter 85 Private law
Chapter 86 An Act to relieve the people of Florida from the operation of certain ordinance. May 7, 1822 PDF, 186KB
Chapter 87 An Act authorizing the location of certain school lands in the state of Indiana. May 7, 1822 PDF, 89KB
Chapter 88 An Act to repeal the fourteenth section of "An act to reduce and fix the military peace establishment," passed the second day of March, one thousand eight hundred and twenty-one. May 7, 1822 PDF, 89KB
Chapter 89 An Act making further appropriations for the military service of the United States for the year eighteen hundred and twenty-two, and for other purposes. May 7, 1822 PDF, 259KB
Chapter 90 An Act further to amend the several acts relative to the Treasury, War, and Navy, Departments. May 7, 1822 PDF, 204KB
Chapter 91 An Act fixing the compensation of the commissioner of the public buildings. May 7, 1822 PDF, 205KB
Chapter 92 Private law
Chapter 93 An Act to provide for annuities to the Ottawas, Pattawatimas, Kickapoos, Choctaws, Kaskaskias, to Mushalatubbee, and to carry into effect the treaty of Saginaw. May 7, 1822 PDF, 100KB
Chapter 94 Private law
Chapter 95 Private law
Chapter 96 An Act to authorize and empower the corporation of the city of Washington, in the District of Columbia, to drain the low grounds on and near the public reservations, and to improve and ornament certain parts of such reservation. May 7, 1822 PDF, 341KB
Chapter 97 Private law
Chapter 98 Private law
Chapter 99 Private law
Chapter 100 Private law
Chapter 101 Private law
Chapter 102 Private law
Chapter 103 Private law
Chapter 104 Private law
Chapter 105 Private law
Chapter 106 Private law
Chapter 107 An Act further to establish the compensation of officers of the customs and to alter certain collection districts, and for other purposes. May 7, 1822 PDF, 399KB
Chapter 108 An Act vesting in the commissioners of the counties of Wood and Sandusky, the right to certain lots in the towns of Perrysburg and Oroghansville, in the state of Ohio, for county purposes. May 7, 1822 PDF, 96KB
Chapter 109 Private law
Chapter 110 Private law
Chapter 111 Private law
Chapter 112 An Act authorizing the payment of certain certificates. May 7, 1822 PDF, 191KB
Chapter 113 Private law
Chapter 114 Private law
Chapter 115 Private law
Chapter 116 Private law
Chapter 117 Private law
Chapter 118 An Act requiring surveyors general to give bond and security for the faithful disbursement of public money, and to limit their term of office. May 7, 1822 PDF, 107KB
Chapter 119 An Act to authorize the building of lighthouses therin mentioned, and for other purposes. May 7, 1822 PDF, 200KB
Chapter 120 Private law
Chapter 121 Private law
Chapter 122 An Act confirming claims to lots in the town of Mobile, and to land in the former province of West Florida, which claims have been reported favourably on by the commissioners appointed by the United States. May 8, 1822 PDF, 204KB
Chapter 123 Private law
Chapter 124 An Act to establish an additional land office in the state of Illinois. May 8, 1822 PDF, 205KB
Chapter 125 Private law
Chapter 126 An Act to designate the boundaries of a land district, and for the establishment of a land office, in the state of Indiana. May 8, 1822 PDF, 181KB
Chapter 127 An Act to establish certain post-roads, and to discontinue others, and for other purposes. May 8, 1822 PDF, 458KB
Chapter 128 An Act to supplementary to the several acts for adjusting claims to land, and establishing land offices, in the districs east of the Island of New Orleans. May 8, 1822 PDF, 194KB
Chapter 129 An Act for ascertaining claims and titles to land within the territory of Florida. May 8, 1822 PDF, 1.16MB

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Session 2 (1822-1823)

Chapter 1 An Act authorizing an additional naval force for the suppression of piracy. December 20, 1822 PDF, 78KB
Chapter 2 An Act concerning the apportionment of representatives in the state of Alabama. January 14, 1823 PDF, 78KB
Chapter 3 An Act making a partial appropriation for the support of government for the year one thousand eight hundred and twenty-three. January 14, 1823 PDF, 97KB
Chapter 4 Private law
Chapter 5 An Act to continue the present mode of supplying the army of the United States. January 23, 1823 PDF, 97KB
Chapter 6 An Act to enable the proprietors of lands held by titles derived from the United States to obtain copies of papers from the proper department, and to declare the effect of such copies. January 23, 1823 PDF, 97KB
Chapter 7 An Act in addition to "An act to continue in force 'An act to protect the commerce of the United States, and punish the crime of piracy,' and, also, to make further provision for punishing the crime of piracy." January 30, 1823 PDF, 97KB
Chapter 8 An Act to provide for the appointment of an additional judge for the Michigan territory, and for other purposes. January 30, 1823 PDF, 203KB
Chapter 9 An Act concerning the disbursement of public money. January 31, 1823 PDF, 199KB
Chapter 10 An Act to revive and continue in force certain acts for the adjustment of land claims in the territory of Michigan. February 21, 1823 PDF, 202KB
Chapter 11 An Act to divide the state of South Carolina into two judicial districts. February 21, 1823 PDF, 94KB
Chapter 12 Private law
Chapter 13 Private law
Chapter 14 An Act to extend the charter of the Mechanics' Bank of Alexandria, in the District of Columbia. February 21, 1823 PDF, 180KB
Chapter 15 An Act supplementary to the several acts for the adjustment of land claims in the state of Louisiana. February 28, 1823 PDF, 95KB
Chapter 16 An Act for laying out and making a road, from the lower rapids of the Miami of Lake Erie to the western boundary of the Connecticut western reserve, in the state of Ohio, agreeable to the provisions of the treaty of Brownstown. February 28, 1823 PDF, 179KB
Chapter 17 An Act appropriating moneys for the purpose of repairing the public record from Cumberland to Wheeling. February 28, 1823 PDF, 95KB
Chapter 18 An Act to revive, and continue in force, the seventh section of an act, entitled "An actu supplementary to the several acts for the adjustment of land claims in the state of Louisiana," approved the eleventh May, eighteen hundred and twenty, and for other purposes. February 28, 1823 PDF, 105KB
Chapter 19 An Act to repeal so much of an act, passed the eighteenth April, one thousand eight hudred and six, as limits the price of certain lands in the state of Tennessee. February 28, 1823 PDF, 105KB
Chapter 20 Private law
Chapter 21 An Act supplementary to, and to amend an act, entitled "An act to regulate the collection of duties on imports and tonnage," passed second March, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-nine, and for other purposes. March 1, 1823 PDF, 1.05MB
Chapter 22 An Act to regulate the commercial intercourse between the United States and certain British colonial ports. March 1, 1823 PDF, 286KB
Chapter 23 An Act to alter the time of holding the district court of the United States for the district of Kentucky. March 1, 1823 PDF, 93KB
Chapter 24 An Act to extend the jurisdiction of justices of the peace, in the recovery of debts, in the District of Columbia. March 1, 1823 PDF, 482KB
Chapter 25 An Act for carrying into effect the Convention of navigation and commerce between the United States and France, concluded at Washington, on the twenty-fourth day of June, eighteen hundred and twenty-two. March 3, 1823 PDF, 177KB
Chapter 26 An Act making appropriations for the military service of the United States, for the year eight hundred and twenty-three March 3, 1823 PDF, 168KB
Chapter 27 An Act making further appropriations for the military service of the United States, for the year one thousand eight hundred and twenty-three, and for other purposes. March 3, 1823 PDF, 175KB
Chapter 28 An Act to amend "An act for the establishment of a territorial government in Florida," and for other purposes. March 3, 1823 PDF, 468KB
Chapter 29 An Act amending, and supplementary to, the "Act for ascertaining claims and titles to land in the territory of Florida," and to provide for the survey and disposal of the public lands in Florida. March 3, 1823 PDF, 281KB
Chapter 30 An Act providing for the examination of the titles to land in that part of the state of Louisiana, situated between the Rio Hondo and the Sabine river. March 3, 1823 PDF, 197KB
Chapter 31 An Act making appropriations for the support of government for the year one thousand eight hundred and twenty-three. March 3, 1823 PDF, 640KB
Chapter 32 An Act making appropriations for the support of the navy of the United States, for the year one thousand eight hundred and twenty-three. March 3, 1823 PDF, 170KB
Chapter 33 An Act to discontinue certain post-roads and to establish others. March 3, 1823 PDF, 395KB
Chapter 34 An Act to continue in force the act, entitled "An act to provide for reports of decisions of the Supreme Court," passed the third day of March, one thousand eight hundred and seventeen. March 3, 1823 PDF, 100KB
Chapter 35 An Act to carry into effect the ninth article of the treaty concluded between the United States and Spain, the twenty-second day of February, one thousand eight hundred and nineteen. March 3, 1823 PDF, 100KB
Chapter 36 An Act to amend the ordinance and acts of Congress for the government of the territory of Michigan, and for other purposes. March 3, 1823 PDF, 196KB
Chapter 37 An Act in addition to the act, entitled "An act for the prompt settlement of public accounts," and for the punishment of the crime of perjury. March 3, 1823 PDF, 203KB
Chapter 38 An Act for the punishment of frauds committed on the government of the United States. March 3, 1823 PDF, 207KB
Chapter 39 An Act extending the time for locating Virginia military land warrants, and returning surveys thereon to the general land office. March 3, 1823 PDF, 190KB
Chapter 40 An Act granting to the state of Alabama the right of pre-emption to a certain quarter sections of land. March 3, 1823 PDF, 97KB
Chapter 41 An Act altering the time of holding the circuit in the districts of Maine and New Hampshire. March 3, 1823 PDF, 176KB
Chapter 42 An Act supplementary to "An act for the better organization of the courts of the United States within the state of New York. March 3, 1823 PDF, 91KB
Chapter 43 An Act further to prolong the continuance of the mint at Philadelphia. March 3, 1823 PDF, 91KB
Chapter 44 An Act for the better organization of the district court of the United States within the state of Louisiana. March 3, 1823 PDF, 180KB
Chapter 45 An Act to alter the times of holding the district court of the United States for the district of Vermont. March 3, 1823 PDF, 91KB
Chapter 46 An Act extending the time for issuin and locating military land warrants to officers and soldiers of the revolutionary army. March 3, 1823 PDF, 91KB
Chapter 47 An Act to extend the time allowed for the redemption of land sold for direct tax in certain cases. March 3, 1823 PDF, 91KB
Chapter 48 An Act vesting in the state of Virginia the right of the United States to all fines assessed for non-performance of militia duty, during the late war with Great Britain, within said state. March 3, 1823 PDF, 99KB
Chapter 49 An Act for the erection of a monument over the tomb of Elbridge Gerry, late Vice President of the United States. March 3, 1823 PDF, 99KB
Chapter 50 An Act to continue in force an act, entitled "An act regulating the currency within the United States of the gold coins of Great Britain, France, Portugal, and Spain, and the crowns of France and five franc pieces," passed on the twenty-ninth day of April, one thousand eight hundred and sixteen, so far as the same relates to the crowns of France and five franc pieces. March 3, 1823 PDF, 184KB
Chapter 51 An Act to authorize the Secretary of the Treasury to remit the instalments due on certain lots in Shawneetown, in the state of Illinois. March 3, 1823 PDF, 96KB
Chapter 52 An Act to establish an additional land office in the territory of Michigan. March 3, 1823 PDF, 173KB
Chapter 53 An Act making the gold coins of Great Britain, France, Portugal, and Spain, receivable in payments on account of public lands. March 3, 1823 PDF, 89KB
Chapter 54 An Act for clearing, repairing, and improving, certain roads for the purpose of facilitating the transportation of the United States' Mail. March 3, 1823 PDF, 89KB
Chapter 55 An Act respecting stamps. March 3, 1823 PDF, 173KB
Chapter 56 An Act to authorize the building of lighthouses, light vessels, and beacons, therein mentioned, and for other purposes. March 3, 1823 PDF, 188KB
Chapter 57 An Act further to extend the provisions of the act, entitled "An act supplementary to an act, entitled 'An act for the relief of the purchasers of the public lands prior to the first July, one thousand eight hundred and twenty.'" March 3, 1823 PDF, 102KB
Chapter 58 An Act to amend an act, entitled "And [An] act further to regulate the entry of merchandise imported into the United States from any adjacent territory." March 3, 1823 PDF, 191KB
Chapter 59 An Act supplementary to the acts to provide for certain persons engaged in the land and naval service of the United States in the revolutionary war. March 1, 1823 PDF, 183KB
Chapter 60 An Act supplementary to the act, entitled "An act to designate the boundaries of districts, and establish land offices for the disposal of the public lands, not heretofore offered for sale, in the states of Ohio and Indiana." March 3, 1823 PDF, 95KB
Chapter 61 An Act making appropriations for certain fortifications of the United States for the year one thousand eight hundred and twenty-three, and for other purposes. March 3, 1823 PDF, 169KB
Chapter 62 An Act making appropriations for the public buildings. March 3, 1823 PDF, 86KB
Chapter 63 An Act to authorize the Postmaster General to pay for certain repairs to the general post-office, and keep the engine house, the fire engine, and apparatus, in repair. March 3, 1823 PDF, 86KB
Chapter 64 An Act to enable the proper accounting officers of the Treasury Department to audit and settle the accounts of the surveyor of public lands in the states of Illinois and Missouri, and territory of Arkansas, for extra clerk hire in his office. March 3, 1823 PDF, 176KB
Chapter 65 An Act providing for the accomodation of the circuit court of the United States for Washington county, in the District of Columbia, and for the preservation of the records of said court. March 3, 1823 PDF, 102KB
Chapter 66 An Act to establish an additional land office in the state of Missouri. March 3, 1823 PDF, 181KB
Chapter 67 An Act to authorize the purchase of a number of copies of the sixth volume of the laws of the United States. March 3, 1823 PDF, 91KB
Chapter 68 An Act to confirm certain claims to lotts [lots] in the village of Peoria, in the state of Illinois. March 3, 1823 PDF, 173KB
Chapter 69 An Act concerning the lands to be granted to the state of Missouri, for the purposes of education, and other public uses. March 3, 1823 PDF, 94KB
Chapter 70 An Act supplementary to "An act to the ransom of American captives of the late war." March 3, 1823 PDF, 97KB
Chapter 71 An Act to establish a national armory on the western waters. March 3, 1823 PDF, 95KB
Chapter 72 An Act respecting the punishment of piracy. March 3, 1823 PDF, 94KB

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