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Session 1 (1844)

Chapter 1 An Act to supply a deficiency in the appropriation for the fiscal year ending the thirtieth of June, eighteen hundred and forty-four, for the relief and protection of American seamen Jan 22, 1844 PDF, 79KB
Chapter 2 An Act to refund the fine imposed on General Andrew Jackson Feb 16, 1844 PDF, 79KB
Chapter 3 An Act to authorize the President of the United States to direct transfers of appropriation in the naval service, under certain circumstances Feb 23, 1844 PDF, 154KB
Chapter 4 An Act changing the time of holding the courts at Clarksburg and at Wheeling, in the western district of Virginia, and the circuit court of the United States for the district of Arkansas Mar 4, 1844 PDF, 84KB
Chapter 5 An Act to repeal the act entitled "An act to amend the act of the tenth of march, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-eight,  entitled 'An act to change the time of holding the circuit and district courts in the district of Ohio Mar 26, 1844 PDF, 84KB
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Chapter 7 An Act to amend the act entitled "An act to establish branches of the Mint of the United States" Mar 26, 1844 PDF, 84KB
Chapter 8 An Act directing the disposition of certain unclaimed goods, wares. Or merchandise, seized for being illegally imported into the United States Apr 2, 1844 PDF, 202KB
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Chapter 10 An Act requiring one of the judges of the circuit court for the district of Columbia hereafter to reside in Alexandria Apr 4, 1844 PDF, 95KB
Chapter 11 An Act to repeal so much of the act approved the twenty-third of August, one thousand eight hundred and forty-two, as requires the second regiment of dragoons to be converted into a regiment of riflemen after the fourth day of March, one thousand eight hundred and forty-three Apr 4, 1844 PDF, 184KB
Chapter 12 An Act to change the time of holding the Spring term of the District Court of the United States for the eastern District of Virginia, and of the Circuit court of Alabama Apr 12, 1844 PDF, 97KB
Chapter 13 An Act making appropriations for the support of the Military Academy for the fiscal year ending on the thirtieth day of June, eighteen hundred and forty-five Apr 12, 1844 PDF, 182KB
Chapter 14 An act making an appropriation of certain moneys in the Treasury for the naval service Apr 22, 1844 PDF, 93KB
Chapter 15 An Act making appropriations for the payment of revolutionary and other pensioners of the United States, for the fiscal year ending on the thirtieth of June, one thousand eight hundred and forty-five Apr 30, 1844 PDF, 185KB
Chapter 16 An Act giving the assent of Congress to the holding of an extra session of the Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Iowa Apr 30, 1844 PDF, 100KB
Chapter 17 An Act for the relief of the citizens of towns upon the lands of the United States, under certain circumstances Apr 30, 1844 PDF, 100KB
Chapter 18 An Act to authorize the transfer of the names of pensioners from the agencies in the State of Kentucky to the agency in Cincinnati in the State of Ohio May 23, 1844 PDF, 185KB
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Chapter 30 An Act relating to the port of entry in the district of Passamaquoddy, in the State of Maine May 31, 1844 PDF, 93KB
Chapter 31 An Act to amend the judiciary act passed the twenty fourth of September, one thousand seven hundred and eighty-nine May 31, 1844 PDF, 97KB
Chapter 32 An Act making appropriations for certain fortifications of the United States for the fiscal year beginning on the first day of July 1844, and ending on the thirtieth of June 1845 May 31, 1844 PDF, 249KB
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Chapter 37 An Act directing a disposition of the maps and charts of the Survey of the Coast June 3, 1844 PDF, 85KB
Chapter 38 An Act to alter the places of holding the District Court of the United States for the District of New Jersey June 4, 1844 PDF, 161KB
Chapter 39 An Act relating to bonds to be given by custom-house officers June 4, 1844 PDF, 84KB
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Chapter 44 An Act making appropriations for the improvement of certain harbors and rivers June 11, 1844 PDF, 165KB
Chapter 45 An Act to amend and act entitled "An act to reorganize the General Land Office" June 12, 1844 PDF, 89KB
Chapter 46 An Act to establish a port of delivery at the city of Lafayette, in the State of Louisiana June 12, 1844 PDF, 179KB
Chapter 47 An Act relating to the unlading of foreign merchandise on the right bank of the river Mississippi, opposite New Orleans June 12, 1844 PDF, 97KB
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Chapter 49 An Act for repairing the roof of the court-house in Alexandria June 15, 1844 PDF, 97KB
Chapter 50 An Act granting a section of land for the improvement of Grant river at the town of Potosi, in Wisconsin Territory June 15, 1844 PDF, 174KB
Chapter 51 An Act relating to certain collection districts, and for other purposes June 15, 1844 PDF, 85KB
Chapter 52 An Act to establish a navy yard and depot at or adjacent to the city of Memphis on the Mississippi river, in the State of Tennessee June 15, 1844 PDF, 101KB
Chapter 53 An Act for the relief of the widows and orphans of the officers, seamen, and marines of the United States schooner Grampus, and for other purposes June 15, 1844 PDF, 182KB
Chapter 54 An Act to repeal an act entitled " An act directing the survey of the northern line of the reservation for the half-breeds of the Sac and Fox tribes of Indiana, by the treaty of August, one thousand eight hundred and twenty-four," approved march third, one thousand eight hundred and forty-three June 15, 1844 PDF, 90KB
Chapter 55 An act to authorize the selection of certain school lands in the Territories of Florida, Iowa, and Wisconsin June 15, 1844 PDF, 89KB
Chapter 56 An Act granting to the county of Dubuque, certain lots of ground in the town of Dubuque June 15, 1844 PDF, 173KB
Chapter 57 An Act to confirm to the city of Fernandina in Florida, certain lots reserved for public use by the Spanish Government June 15, 1844 PDF, 92KB
Chapter 58 An Act making appropriations for the payment of navy pensions for the year ending thirtieth June, eighteen hundred and forty-five June 15, 1844 PDF, 92KB
Chapter 59 An Act to test the utility of the sub-marine telescope June 15, 1844 PDF, 92KB
Chapter 60 An Act making appropriations for certain improvements on the western shore of Lake Michigan June 15, 1844 PDF, 82KB
Chapter 61 An Act making appropriations to aid in completing the harbor at Racine, on the western shore of Lake Michigan June 15, 1844 PDF, 82KB
Chapter 62 An Act making appropriations for the service of the Post Office Department, for fiscal year ending thirtieth June, eighteen hundred and forty-five June 15, 1844 PDF, 82KB
Chapter 63 An Act transferring the execution of a certain act from the Secretary of Treasury to the Secretary of War June 15, 1844 PDF, 90KB
Chapter 64 An Act making appropriations for certain objects of expenditure therein named in the year ending June thirty, eighteen hundred and forty-four June 15, 1844 PDF, 91KB
Chapter 65 An Act to establish certain post roads in the Territory of Florida June 15, 1844 PDF, 91KB
Chapter 66 An act making appropriation for certain improvements in the  Territory of Iowa June 15, 1844 PDF, 85KB
Chapter 67 An Act making appropriations for certain improvements in the territory of Florida June 15, 1844 PDF, 85KB
Chapter 68 An act to provide for the erection of a marine hospital at Key West, in the territory of Florida June 15, 1844 PDF, 85KB
Chapter 69 An Act to authorize the Legislatures of the several territories to regulate the apportionment of representation, and for other purposes June 15, 1844 PDF, 176KB
Chapter 70 An Act to authorize the issuing of Patents for certain lands in the St. Augustine land district in Florida, the sales of which were not regularly reported June 15, 1844 PDF, 100KB
Chapter 71 An Act to amend an act entitled "an act to provide for the armed occupation and settlement of the unsettled part of the peninsula of Florida" June 15, 1844 PDF, 183KB
Chapter 72 An Act making appropriation for the support of insane persons in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes June 15, 1844 PDF, 92KB
Chapter 73 An Act making an appropriation for the payment of horses lost by the Missouri volunteers in the Florida war June 15, 1844 PDF, 100KB
Chapter 74 An Act to confirm certain entries of land in the St. Augustine land district, in the Territory of Florida, made under pre-emption law of 22d June, 1838 June 15, 1844 PDF, 100KB
Chapter 75 An Act for the relief of persons residing within the reputed limits of the States of Arkansas or Louisiana, and beyond the boundary line between the United States and the Republic of Texas, as established by the commissioners appointed to ascertain the same June 15, 1844 PDF, 97KB
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Chapter 94 An Act to amend the act entitled " An act to incorporate the Alexandria Canal Company," approved on the twenty-sixth day of May, eighteen hundred and thirty June 17, 1844 PDF, 183KB
Chapter 95 An Act to provide for the adjustment of land claims within the States of Missouri, Arkansas, and Louisiana, and in those parts of the States of Mississippi and Alabama south of the thirty-first degree of north latitude, and between the Mississippi and Perdido Rivers June 17, 1844 PDF, 100KB
Chapter 96 An Act concerning the Supreme Court of the United States June 17, 1844 PDF, 190KB
Chapter 97 An Act respecting the northern boundary of the State of Missouri June 17, 1844 PDF, 98KB
Chapter 98 An Act to extend the charters of the District Banks June 17, 1844 PDF, 184KB
Chapter 99 An Act to enable the War Department to supply certain balances of appropriation, and for other purposes June 17, 1844 PDF, 94KB
Chapter 100 An Act supplementary to an act entitled "An act to regulate arrests on mesne process in the District of Columbia," approved August first, eighteen hundred and forty-two June 17, 1844 PDF, 186KB
Chapter 101 An act concerning conveyances, or devises of places of public worship in the District of Columbia June 17, 1844 PDF, 184KB
Chapter 102 An Act to continue the pensions of certain widows June 17, 1844 PDF, 92KB
Chapter 103 An Act supplementary to the act entitled "An act to regulate trade and intercourse with the Indian tribes, and to preserve peace on the frontiers;" passed thirtieth June, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-four. June 17, 1844 PDF, 93KB
Chapter 104 An Act explanatory of the Treaty made with the Chippewa Indians at Saganaw, the twenty-third of January, eighteen hundred and thirty-eight June 17, 1844 PDF, 186KB
Chapter 105 An Act making appropriations for the civil and diplomatic expenses of Government for the fiscal year ending the thirtieth day of June, eighteen hundred and forty-five, and for other purposes June 17, 1844 PDF, 1.36MB
Chapter 106 An Act making appropriations for the support of the army for the fiscal year ending on the thirtieth day of June, eighteen hundred and forty-five June 17, 1844 PDF, 279KB
Chapter 107 An Act making appropriations for the naval service for the fiscal year ending the thirtieth day of June, eighteen hundred and forty-five June 17, 1844 PDF, 445KB
Chapter 108 An Act making appropriations for the current and contingent expenses of the Indian department, and for fulfilling treaty stipulations with the various Indian tribes, for the fiscal year commencing on the first day of July, 1844, and ending on the thirtieth day of June, 1845 June 17, 1844 PDF, 1.04MB
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Chapter 117 An Act to authorize the entry of certain lands, occupied by the branch pilots of the port of New Orleans, and others, in the State of Louisiana June 17, 1844 PDF, 176KB

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Session 2 (1845)

Chapter 1 An Act to establish a uniform time for holding elections for electors of President and Vice President in all the States of the Union. Jan 23, 1845 PDF, 89KB
Chapter 2 An Act to correct a clerical error in the act supplementary to an act to regulate arrests on mesne process in the District of Columbia, and to amend the title thereof. Feb 4, 1845 PDF, 173KB
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Chapter 4 An Act confirming and assenting to an act of the Legislature of Virginia, entitled "An act further to amend the act incorporating the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Company"  Feb 7, 1845 PDF, 92KB
Chapter 5 An Act to repeal "An act for the better organization of the district court of the United States within the State of Louisiana," and for other purposes.  Feb 13, 1845 PDF, 92KB
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Chapter 13 An Act for the purchase of certain copies of the History of Oregon, California, and the other Territories on the Northwest of America.  Feb 20, 1845 PDF, 184KB
Chapter 14 An Act making appropriations for the payment of revolutionary and other pensioners of the United States, for the year ending the thirtieth June, eighteen hundred and forty-six Feb 20, 1845 PDF, 188KB
Chapter 15 An Act restricting the grant of pensions in certain cases Feb 20, 1845 PDF, 96KB
Chapter 16 An Act to quiet the titles to certain lots of land in the towns of Perrysburg and Croghansville, in the State of Ohio Feb 20, 1845 PDF, 197KB
Chapter 17 An Act to amend the act entitled "An act to provide for the enlistment of boys for the naval service, and to extend the term of enlistment of seamen" Feb 20, 1845 PDF, 109KB
Chapter 18 An Act to organize a new land district in the southern part of the State of Arkansas Feb 20, 1845 PDF, 200KB
Chapter 19 An Act supplementary to "An act to repeal an act for the better organization of the district court of the United States within the State of Louisiana," and for other purposes, approved February thirteenth, one thousand eight hundred and forty-five Feb 26, 1845 PDF, 99KB
Chapter 20 An act extending the jurisdiction of the district courts to certain cases, upon the lakes and navigable waters connecting the same Feb 26, 1845 PDF, 189KB
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Chapter 22 An Act explanatory of an act entitled :An act making appropriations for the civil and diplomatic expenses of Government for the year one thousand eight hundred and thirty-nine Feb 26, 1845 PDF, 99KB
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Chapter 24 An Act to authorize the South Carolina Railroad Company to import certain pipes and machinery free of duty Feb 26, 1845 PDF, 98KB
Chapter 25 An Act to amend an act entitled "An act to carry into effect, in the States of Alabama and Mississippi, the existing compacts with those States with regard to the five per cent. Fund and the school reservations" Feb 26, 1845 PDF, 289KB
Chapter 26 An Act to amend the act entitled "An act making appropriations for the naval service for the fiscal year ending the thirtieth day of June, one thousand eight hundred and forty-five" Feb 26, 1845 PDF, 102KB
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Chapter 28 An Act to authorize a relocation of land warrants number three, four, and five, granted by Congress to General Lafayette Feb 26, 1845 PDF, 101KB
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Chapter 35 An Act to change the time for holding the Circuit and Criminal Courts in the county of Washington Mar 1, 1845 PDF, 184KB
Chapter 36 An Act in alteration of an act entitled "An act to establish a port of delivery at the city of Lafayette, in the State of Louisiana Mar 1, 1845 PDF, 91KB
Chapter 37 An Act making appropriations for the payment of navy pensions for the year ending thirtieth June, eighteen hundred and forty-six Mar 1, 1845 PDF, 91KB
Chapter 38 An act to authorize the sale of two Arabian horses, received as a present by the Consul of the United States at Zanzibar, from the Imaum of Muscat Mar 1, 1845 PDF, 91KB
Chapter 39 An Act to change the time of holding the Federal courts in Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, and Louisiana Mar 1, 1845 PDF, 183KB
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Chapter 41 An Act renewing certain naval pensions for the term of five years Mar 3, 1845 PDF, 101KB
Chapter 42 An Act to grant certain lands to the State of Indiana, the better to enable the said State to extend and complete the Wabash and Erie canal from Terre Haute to the Ohio river Mar 3, 1845 PDF, 195KB
Chapter 43 An Act to reduce the rates of postage, to limit the use and correct the abuse of the franking privilege, and for the prevention of frauds on the revenues of the Post Office Department Mar 3, 1845 PDF, 789KB
Chapter 44 An Act making appropriations for the service of the Post Office Department, for the year ending thirtieth June, eighteen hundred and forty-six Mar 3, 1845 PDF, 183KB
Chapter 45 An Act supplementary to an act entitled "An act to fix the value of certain foreign moneys of account in computations at the custom-houses" Mar 3, 1845 PDF, 90KB
Chapter 46 An Act to confirm the survey and location of claims for lands in the State of Mississippi, east of the Pearl river, and south of thirty-first degree of north latitude Mar 3, 1845 PDF, 183KB
Chapter 47 An Act making appropriations for the support of the Military Academy for the year ending the thirtieth June, eighteen hundred and forty-six Mar 3, 1845 PDF, 89KB
Chapter 48 An Act for the admission of the States of Iowa and Florida into the Union Mar 3, 1845 PDF, 181KB
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Chapter 63 An Act making appropriations for certain fortifications of the United States, for the year ending on the thirtieth of June, eighteen hundred and forty-six Mar 3, 1845 PDF, 255KB
Chapter 64 An Act providing payment for certain military services in Florida Mar 3, 1845 PDF, 95KB
Chapter 65 An Act making appropriations for the support of the army, for the year ending on the thirtieth of June, eighteen hundred and forty-six Mar 3, 1845 PDF, 183KB
Chapter 66 An Act regulation commercial intercourse with the islands of Miquelon and St. Pierre Mar 3, 1845 PDF, 87KB
Chapter 67 An Act to continue the harbor improvement already commenced at the town of Southport, in the town of Southport, in the Territory of Wisconsin Mar 3, 1845 PDF, 87KB
Chapter 68 An Act for the construction and improvement of certain roads in the Territory of Wisconsin Mar 3, 1845 PDF, 87KB
Chapter 69 An Act to provide for the transportation of the mail between the United States and foreign countries, and for other purposes Mar 3, 1845 PDF, 274KB
Chapter 70 AN Act allowing drawback upon foreign merchandise exported in the original packages to Chihuahua and Santa Fe, in Mexico; and to the British North American provinces adjoining the United States Mar 3, 1845 PDF, 283KB
Chapter 71 An Act making appropriations for the civil and diplomatic expenses of the Government for the year ending the thirtieth June, eighteen hundred and forty-six, and for other purposes Mar 3, 1845 PDF, 1.15MB
Chapter 72 An Act making appropriations for the current and contingent expenses of the Indian department, and for the fulfilling treaty stipulations with the various Indian tribes, for the fiscal year commencing on the first day of July, eighteen hundred and forty-five, and ending on the thirtieth day of June, eighteen hundred and forty-six Mar 3, 1845 PDF, 956KB
Chapter 73 An Act making appropriations for certain improvements in the Territory of Iowa Mar 3, 1845 PDF, 85KB
Chapter 74 An Act to establish certain post routes Mar 3, 1845 PDF, 832KB
Chapter 75 An Act supplemental to the act for the admission of Florida and Iowa into the Union, and for other purposes Mar 3, 1845 PDF, 94KB
Chapter 76 An Act supplemental to the act for the admission of the States Iowa and Florida into the Union Mar 3, 1845 PDF, 182KB
Chapter 77 An Act making appropriations for the naval service for the year ending the thirtieth of June, eighteen hundred and forty-six Mar 3, 1845 PDF, 488KB
Chapter 78 An Act relating to revenue cutters and steamers Mar 3, 1845 PDF, 166KB

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