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Session 1 (1856)

Chapter 1 An Act to relieve the Commissioner of Pensions from the Performance of certain clerical Duties.  Feb 20, 1856 PDF, 72KB
Chapter 2 Private Law    
Chapter 3 Private Law    
Chapter 4 An Act authorizing the Secretary of the Treasury to change the Names of Vessels in certain Cases.  Mar 5, 1856 PDF, 72KB
Chapter 5 Private Law    
Chapter 6 Private Law    
Chapter 7 Private Law    
Chapter 8 An Act to define the Jurisdiction of the District and Circuit Courts of the United States for the District of East Tennessee.  Mar 19, 1856 PDF, 67KB
Chapter 9 An Act relating to Punishment in the Penitentiary.  Mar 28, 1856 PDF, 94KB
Chapter 10 Private Law    
Chapter 11 An Act to continue temporarily the Land-Offices at Kalamazoo, in the State of Michigan, and at Palmyra, in  the State of Missouri.  Apr 5, 1856 PDF, 94KB
Chapter 12 An Act to constitute the Cities of Hannibal, Missouri, and Peoria, Illinois, Ports of Delivery.  Apr 5, 1856 PDF, 173KB
Chapter 13 An Act making Appropriations for restoring and maintaining the peaceable Disposition of the Indian Tribes on the Pacific, and for other Purposes.  Apr 5, 1856 PDF, 93KB
Chapter 14 An Act making Appropriations for the Payment of invalid and other Pensions of the United States for the Year ending the thirtieth of June, eighteen hundred and fifty-seven.  Apr 5, 1856 PDF, 172KB
Chapter 15 Private Law    
Chapter 16 Private Law    
Chapter 17 Private Law    
Chapter 18 An Act to change the Times of holding the United States Courts in the Southern District of Illinois.  Apr 23, 1856 PDF, 87KB
Chapter 19 An Act making Appropriations for the Support of the Military Academy for the Year ending the thirtieth of June, eighteen hundred and fifty-seven.  Apr 23, 1856 PDF, 87KB
Chapter 20 An Act to repeal Part of an Act entitled "An Act to provide for the Safe-keeping of the Acts, Records, and Seal of the United States, and for other Purposes."  Apr 23, 1856 PDF, 87KB
Chapter 21 An Act amendatory of an Act entitled "An Act to regulate the Fees and Costs to be allowed Clerks, Marshals, and Attorneys of the Circuit and District Courts of the United States, and for other Purposes." Apr 23, 1856 PDF, 107KB
Chapter 22 Private Law    
Chapter 23 An Act to alter and amend an Act entitled "An Act to establish a Circuit Court of the United States in and for the State of California," approved March third, eighteen hundred and fifty-five.  Apr 30, 1856 PDF, 183KB
Chapter 24 An Act creating Columbus, in Kentucky, a Port of Delivery.  May 9, 1856 PDF, 90KB
Chapter 25 An Act to surrender to the State of Illinois the Cumberland Road in said State.  May 9, 1856 PDF, 90KB
Chapter 26 An Act to amend the Act in addition to certain Acts granting Bounty Land to certain Officers and Soldiers who have been engaged in the Military Service of the United States, approved March third, eighteen hundred and fifty-five.  May 14, 1856 PDF, 195KB
Chapter 27 Private Law    
Chapter 28 An Act making a Grant of Lands to the State of Iowa, in alternate Sections to aid in the Construction of certain Railroads in said State.  May 15, 1856 PDF, 182KB
Chapter 29 An Act to supply Deficiencies in the Appropriations for the Service of the Fiscal Year ending the thirtieth of June, eighteen hundred and fifty-six.  May 15, 1856 PDF, 513KB
Chapter 30 An Act to provide for at least two Election Precincts in each Ward in the City of Washington, and for other Purposes.  May 16, 1856 PDF, 89KB
Chapter 31 An Act granting Public Lands, in alternate Sections, to the States of Florida and Alabama, to aid in the Construction of certain Railroads in said States.  May 17, 1856 PDF, 173KB
Chapter 32 Private Law    
Chapter 33 Private Law    
Chapter 34 Private Law    
Chapter 35 Private Law    
Chapter 36 An Act to transfer certain Rights and Duties conferred upon the Trustees of the Town of Vincennes, Indiana, to the Common Council of the City of Vincennes.  Jun 2, 1856 PDF, 96KB
Chapter 37 Private Law    
Chapter 38 Private Law    
Chapter 39 Private Law    
Chapter 40 Private Law    
Chapter 41 An Act granting Public Lands, in alternate Sections, to the State of Alabama, to aid in the Construction of certain Railroads in said State.  Jun 3, 1856 PDF, 185KB
Chapter 42 An Act making a Grant of Lands to the State of Louisiana, to aid in the Construction of Railroads in said State.  Jun 3, 1856 PDF, 184KB
Chapter 43 An Act granting Public Lands to the State of Wisconsin to aid in the Construction of Railroads in said State.  Jun 3, 1856 PDF, 187KB
Chapter 44 An Act making a Grant of alternate Sections of the Public Lands, to the State of Michigan, to aid in the Construction of certain Railroads in said State, and for other Purposes.  Jun 3, 1856 PDF, 182KB
Chapter 45 An Act to change the Place of holding the Courts of the United States in the District of Delaware.  Jun 14, 1856 PDF, 96KB
Chapter 46 Private Law    
Chapter 47 An Act to revive and continue in force the Provisions of the Act of 1853, in Relation to "Suspended Entries of Public Lands," and the Act of 1846, in Relation to "Suspended Preemption Land Claims." Jun 26, 1856 PDF, 181KB
Chapter 48 An Act changing the time of holding the District Court of the United States at Wytneville, in the Western District of Virginia.  Jun 26, 1856 PDF, 88KB
Chapter 49 Private Law    
Chapter 50 An Act to change the times of holding the United States Courts in Tennessee.  Jul 3, 1856 PDF, 88KB
Chapter 51 An Act granting to certain Citizens of the State of Missouri the Right to enter certain Lands in the Plattsburg District, in said State.  Jul 3, 1856 PDF, 165KB
Chapter 52 Private Law    
Chapter 53 Private Law    
Chapter 54 An Act to remove Obstructions to Navigation in the Mouth of the Mississippi River, at the Southwest Pass and Pass a l'Outre.  Jul 8, 1856 PDF, 86KB
Chapter 55 An Act making an Appropriation for deepening the Channel over the Flats of the St. Mary's River, in the State of Michigan.  Jul 8, 1856 PDF, 82KB
Chapter 56 An Act making an Appropriation for deepening the Channel over the St. Clair Flats, in the State of Michigan.  Jul 8, 1856 PDF, 164KB
Chapter 57 An Act to explain the Act approved twelfth April, eighteen hundred and fifty-four, entitled "An Act to establish additional Land Districts in the Territory of Minnesota." Jul 8, 1856 PDF, 90KB
Chapter 58 An Act to establish two additional Land Districts in the Territory of Minnesota.  Jul 8, 1856 PDF, 164KB
Chapter 59 An Act to authorize the President of the United States to cause the Southern Boundary Line of Kansas Territory to be surveyed and marked.  Jul 8, 1856 PDF, 85KB
Chapter 60 Private Law    
Chapter 61 Private Law    
Chapter 62 Private Law    
Chapter 63 Private Law    
Chapter 64 Private Law    
Chapter 65 An Act for the Construction of a Road from Fort Ridgley in the Territory of Minnesota, to the South Pass of the Rocky Mountains, in the Territory of Nebraska.  Jul 22, 1856 PDF, 84KB
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 An Act making Appropriations for the Consular and Diplomatic Expenses of the Government for the Year ending the thirtieth of June, eighteen hundred and fifty-seven.  Aug 1, 1856 PDF, 253KB
Chapter 73 An Act for the Relief of the Widows and Orphans of the Officers, Seamen, and Marines of the United States Sloop-of-war Albany, and for other Purposes.  Aug 1, 1856 PDF, 104KB
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 An Act to amend an Act entitled "An Act to establish a Court for the Investigation of Claims against the United States," approved February twenty-fourth, eighteen hundred and fifty-five.  Aug 6, 1856 PDF, 98KB
Chapter 82 An Act to alter and amend "An Act to appropriate Money to remove Obstructions in the Savannah River, below the City of Savannah, in the State of Georgia," approved March third, eighteen hundred and fifty-five.  Aug 7, 1856 PDF, 98KB
Chapter 83 An Act granting Public Lands in alternate Sections to the State of Mississippi to aid in the Construction of Railroads in said State, and for other Purposes.  Aug 11, 1856 PDF, 281KB
Chapter 84 An Act to amend the Charter of Georgetown in the District of Columbia.  Aug 11, 1856 PDF, 185KB
Chapter 85 An Act to confirm to certain Persons therein named, their Titles to certain Lots in Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin.  Aug 11, 1856 PDF, 100KB
Chapter 86 An Act to provide for the Public Instruction of Youth in Primary Schools throughout the County of Washington, in the District of Columbia, without the Limits of the Cities of Washington and Georgetown.  Aug 11, 1856 PDF, 907KB
Chapter 87 An Act to provide for carrying into Effect the first Article of the Treaty between the United States and her Majesty the Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland of the fifteenth day of June, eighteen hundred and forty-six.  Aug 11, 1856 PDF, 90KB
Chapter 88 Private Law    
Chapter 89 Private Law    
Chapter 90 Private Law    
Chapter 91 Private Law    
Chapter 92 Private Law    
Chapter 93 Private Law    
Chapter 94 Private Law    
Chapter 95 Private Law    
Chapter 96 Private Law    
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 Private Law    
Chapter 108 Private Law    
Chapter 109 Private Law    
Chapter 110 Private Law    
Chapter 111 Private Law    
Chapter 112 Private Law    
Chapter 113 Private Law    
Chapter 114 Private Law    
Chapter 115 Private Law    
Chapter 116 Private Law    
Chapter 117 Private Law    
Chapter 118 An Act to authorize and direct the Settlement of the Account of the Bank of the State of Missouri for Money advanced for the Subsistence and Transportation of Volunteers.  Aug 16, 1856 PDF, 97KB
Chapter 119 An Act to alter the Time for holding the District Court in South Carolina, and for other Purposes.  Aug 16, 1856 PDF, 92KB
Chapter 120 An Act to reimburse the State of Vermont the Expenses incurred by her in paying her Militia called out in eighteen hundred and thirty-eight and eighteen hundred and thirty-nine to preserve the Neutrality of the County.  Aug 16, 1856 PDF, 165KB
Chapter 121 An Act for the Improvement of the Navigation of the Patapsco River, and to render the Port of Baltimore accessible to the War Steamers of the United States.  Aug 16, 1856 PDF, 88KB
Chapter 122 An Act making Appropriations for the Naval Service for the Year ending the thirtieth of June, eighteen hundred and fifty-seven.  Aug 16, 1856 PDF, 421KB
Chapter 123 An Act to regulate the Compensation of Members of Congress. Aug 16, 1856 PDF, 191KB
Chapter 124 An Act to amend the Acts regulating the Fees, Costs, and other judicial expenses of the Government in the States, Territories, and District of Columbia, and for other Purposes.  Aug 16, 1856 PDF, 269KB
Chapter 125 An Act providing for a necessary Increase and better Organization of the Medical and Hospital Department of the Army.  Aug 16, 1856 PDF, 87KB
Chapter 126 An Act for continuing the Improvement of the Des Moines Rapids, in the Mississippi River.  Aug 16, 1856 PDF, 167KB
Chapter 127 An Act to regulate the Diplomatic and Consular Systems of the United States.  Aug 18, 1856 PDF, 1.18MB
Chapter 128 An Act making Appropriations for the Current and Contingent Expenses of the Indian Department, and for fulfilling Treaty Stipulations with various Indian Tribes, for the Year ending June thirtieth, one thousand eight hundred and fifty-seven. Aug 18, 1856 PDF, 1.37MB
Chapter 129 An Act making Appropriations for certain Civil Expenses of the Government for the Year ending the thirtieth of June, eighteen hundred and fifty-seven.  Aug 18, 1856 PDF, 1.16MB
Chapter 130 An Act making Appropriations for the Service of the Post-Office Department during the fiscal Year ending the thirtieth of June, eighteen hundred and fifty-seven.  Aug 18, 1856 PDF, 172KB
Chapter 131 Private Law    
Chapter 132 Private Law    
Chapter 133 Private Law    
Chapter 134 Private Law    
Chapter 135 Private Law    
Chapter 136 Private Law    
Chapter 137 Private Law    
Chapter 138 Private Law    
Chapter 139 Private Law    
Chapter 140 Private Law    
Chapter 141 Private Law    
Chapter 142 Private Law    
Chapter 143 Private Law    
Chapter 144 Private Law    
Chapter 145 Private Law    
Chapter 146 Private Law    
Chapter 147 Private Law    
Chapter 148 Private Law    
Chapter 149 Private Law    
Chapter 150 Private Law    
Chapter 151 Private Law    
Chapter 152 Private Law    
Chapter 153 Private Law    
Chapter 154 Private Law    
Chapter 155 Private Law    
Chapter 156 Private Law    
Chapter 157 Private Law    
Chapter 158 Private Law    
Chapter 159 Private Law    
Chapter 160 An Act making Appropriations for Light-houses, Light-boats, Buoys, &c. and providing for the Erection and Establishment of the same, and for other Purposes.  Aug 18, 1856 PDF, 542KB
Chapter 161 An Act making Appropriations for the Transportation of the United States Mail by Ocean Steamers and otherwise, during the fiscal Year ending the thirtieth of June, one thousand eight hundred fifty-seven.  Aug 18, 1856 PDF, 178KB
Chapter 162 An Act making Appropriations for the Legislative, Executive, and Judicial Expenses of Government for the Year ending the thirtieth of June, eighteen hundred and fifty-seven.  Aug 18, 1856 PDF, 1.32MB
Chapter 163 An Act to authorize the Circuit Court of the District of Columbia to decree the Sale of Real Estate in certain Cases.  Aug 18, 1856 PDF, 185KB
Chapter 164 An Act to authorize Protection to be given to Citizens of the United States who may discover Deposits of Guano.  Aug 18, 1856 PDF, 179KB
Chapter 165 An Act to extend the Jurisdiction of the Corporation of the City of Washington over the lower Eastern Branch or Navy-yard Bridge, and to regulate Travel upon the upper Eastern Branch, or Benning's Bridge, and for other Purposes.  Aug 18, 1856 PDF, 91KB
Chapter 166 An Act to fix the Graduation Periods for Lands in the Greensburg District, in the State of Louisiana.  Aug 18, 1856 PDF, 156KB
Chapter 167 An Act making Appropriations for Fortifications and other Works of Defence, and for Repairs of Barracks and Quarters, for the Year ending the thirtieth of June, eighteen hundred and fifty-seven.  Aug 18, 1856 PDF, 134KB
Chapter 168 An Act to establish certain Post-Roads.  Aug 18, 1856 PDF, 994KB
Chapter 169 An Act supplemental to an Act entitled "An Act to amend the several acts respecting Copyright," approved February third, eighteen hundred and thirty-one.  Aug 18, 1856 PDF, 155KB
Chapter 170 An Act to amend an Act entitled "An Act requiring Foreign Regulations of Commerce to be laid annually before Congress," approved August sixteenth, eighteen hundred and fifty-two, and for other Purposes.  Aug 18, 1856 PDF, 102KB
Chapter 171 An Act making an Appropriation for the Survey of the Southern Boundary Line of Kansas Territory.  Aug 18, 1856 PDF, 184KB
Chapter 172 An Act to continue the Land Offices at Vincennes, Indiana, and to ascertain and adjust the Titles to certain Lands in the States of Indiana and Illinois, formerly included within the Vincennes Land District.  Aug 18, 1856 PDF, 167KB

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Session 2 (1857)

Chapter 1 Private Law    
Chapter 2 Private Law    
Chapter 3 Private Law    
Chapter 4 Private Law    
Chapter 5 Private Law    
Chapter 6 Private Law    
Chapter 7 Private Law    
Chapter 8 Private Law    
Chapter 9 Private Law    
Chapter 10 Private Law    
Chapter 11 Private Law    
Chapter 12 Private Law    
Chapter 13 Private Law    
Chapter 14 Private Law    
Chapter 15 Private Law    
Chapter 16 Private Law    
Chapter 17 Private Law    
Chapter 18 Private Law    
Chapter 19 Private Law    
Chapter 20 Private Law    
Chapter 21 Private Law    
Chapter 22 Private Law    
Chapter 23 Private Law    
Chapter 24 Private Law    
Chapter 25 Private Law    
Chapter 26 Private Law    
Chapter 27 Private Law    
Chapter 28 An Act to supply an Omission in the Enrolment of a certain Act.  Aug 28, 1856 PDF, 67KB
Chapter 29 An Act making Appropriations for the Support of the Army for the Year ending the thirtieth of June, one thousand eight hundred and fifty-seven.  Aug 30, 1856 PDF, 285KB
Chapter 30 An Act to fix  the Times of holding, in the State of Delaware, the Election of a Representative in the Congress of the United States.  Aug 30, 1856 PDF, 63KB

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Session 3 (1857)

Chapter 1 Chapter 1 Private Law    
Chapter 2 An Act providing for the compulsory Prepayment of Postage on all transient printed Matter.  Jan 2, 1857 PDF, 74KB
Chapter 3 Private Law    
Chapter 4 Private Law    
Chapter 5 Private Law    
Chapter 6 Private Law    
Chapter 7 Private Law    
Chapter 8 Private Law    
Chapter 9 Private Law    
Chapter 10 Private Law    
Chapter 11 Private Law    
Chapter 12 An Act to amend an Act entitled "An Act to promote the Efficiency of the Navy."  Jan 16, 1857 PDF, 165KB
Chapter 13 An Act making Appropriations for the Payment of Invalid and other Pensions of the United States for the Year ending the thirtieth June, eighteen hundred and fifty-eight.  Jan 17, 1857 PDF, 94KB
Chapter 14 Private Law    
Chapter 15 Private Law    
Chapter 16 Private Law    
Chapter 17 Private Law    
Chapter 18 An Act to procure a Bust, in Marble, of the late Chief Justice John Rutledge. Jan 21, 1857 PDF, 88KB
Chapter 19 An Act more effectually to enforce the Attendance of Witnesses on the Summons of either House of Congress, and to compel them to discover Testimony.  Jan 24, 1857 PDF, 177KB
Chapter 20 Private Law    
Chapter 21 Private Law    
Chapter 22 Private Law    
Chapter 23 Private Law    
Chapter 24 An Act making a Reappropriation from the Surplus Fund for the Relief of Lieutenant John Guest, United States Navy, and others.  Jan 26, 1857 PDF, 97KB
Chapter 25 An Act authorizing the establishing of a Navy Depot on Blythe Island, at Brunswick, on the Coast of Georgia, and for other Purposes.  Jan 28, 1857 PDF, 97KB
Chapter 26 Private Law    
Chapter 27 Private Law    
Chapter 28 Private Law    
Chapter 29 Private Law    
Chapter 30 Private Law    
Chapter 31 Private Law    
Chapter 32 An Act to authorize the President of the United States to cause to be procured, by Purchase or otherwise, a suitable Steamer as a Revenue Cutter.  Feb 5, 1857 PDF, 102KB
Chapter 33 Private Law    
Chapter 34 Private Law    
Chapter 35 Private Law    
Chapter 36 An Act supplementary to "An Act to organize an Institution for the Insane of the Army and Navy, and of the District of Columbia, in the said District," approved March third, eighteen hundred and fifty-five.  Feb 7, 1857 PDF, 181KB
Chapter 37 An Act for regulating the Terms of the Circuit Court of the District of Columbia, and for other Purposes.  Feb 7, 1857 PDF, 92KB
Chapter 38 An Act making Appropriations for the Consular and Diplomatic Expenses of the Government for the Year ending the thirtieth of June, eighteen hundred and fifty-eight.  Feb 7, 1857 PDF, 177KB
Chapter 39 Private Law    
Chapter 40 Private Law    
Chapter 41 Private Law    
Chapter 42 Private Law    
Chapter 43 Private Law    
Chapter 44 Private Law    
Chapter 45 An Act making Appropriations for the Support of the Military Academy for the Year ending the thirtieth of June, eighteen hundred and fifty-eight.  Feb 16, 1857 PDF, 174KB
Chapter 46 An Act to incorporate the Columbian Institution for the Instruction of the Deaf and Dumb, and the Blind.  Feb 16, 1857 PDF, 177KB
Chapter 47 Private Law    
Chapter 48 Private Law    
Chapter 49 Private Law    
Chapter 50 An Act for the Construction of a Wagon Road from Fort Kearney via the South Pass of the Rocky Mountains and Great Salt Lake Valley, to the eastern Portion of the State of California, and for other Purposes.  Feb 17, 1857 PDF, 181KB
Chapter 51 Private Law    
Chapter 52 Private Law    
Chapter 53 Private Law    
Chapter 54 Private Law    
Chapter 55 An Act to increase the Pay of the Officers of the Army.  Feb 21, 1857 PDF, 88KB
Chapter 56 An Act relating to Foreign Coins and to the Coinage of Cents at the Mint of the United States.  Feb 21, 1857 PDF, 185KB
Chapter 57 An Act to divide the State of Texas into two Judicial Districts.  Feb 21, 1857 PDF, 287KB
Chapter 58 Private Law    
Chapter 59 Private Law    
Chapter 60 An Act to authorize the People of the Territory of Minnesota to form a Constitution and State Government, preparatory to their Admission in the Union on an equal Footing with the original States.  Feb 26, 1857 PDF, 185KB
Chapter 61 An Act making Appropriations for  the Completion of Military Roads in Oregon Territory.  Mar 2, 1857 PDF, 97KB
Chapter 62 An Act to establish August, in the State of Georgia, a Port of Delivery.  Mar 2, 1857 PDF, 97KB
Chapter 63 An Act to amend the twenty-eighth Section of the Act of Congress approved the thirtieth of August one thousand eight hundred and forty-two, entitled "An Act to provide Revenue from Imports and to change and modify existing Laws imposing Duties on Imports and for other Purposes,"-prohibiting the Importation of obscene and indecent Articles, so as more effectually to accomplish the Purposes for which that Provision was enacted.  Mar 2, 1857 PDF, 186KB
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 Private Law    
Chapter 87 Private Law    
Chapter 88 Private Law    
Chapter 89 Private Law    
Chapter 90 An Act making Appropriations for the Current and Contingent Expenses of the Indian Department and for fulfilling Treaty Stipulations with various Indian Tribes, for the Year ending June thirtieth eighteen hundred and fifty-eight. Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 1.39MB
Chapter 91 An Act to establish an additional Land District in the State of Wisconsin.  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 177KB
Chapter 92 An Act to confirm certain Entries of Land therein named.  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 95KB
Chapter 93 An Act to establish three additional Land Districts in the Territory of Nebraska.  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 176KB
Chapter 94 An Act to establish three Additional Land Districts in the Territory of Kansas.  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 94KB
Chapter 95 An Act to expedite Telegraphic Communication for the Uses of the Government in its Foreign Intercourse.  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 182KB
Chapter 96 An Act making Appropriations for the Service of the Post-Office Department during the fiscal Year ending the thirtieth of June, eighteen hundred and fifty-eight.  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 277KB
Chapter 97 An Act making Appropriations for Fortifications and other Works of Defence, and for Repairs of Barracks and Quarters, for the Year ending the thirtieth of June, eighteen hundred and fifty-eight.  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 142KB
Chapter 98 An Act reducing the Duty on Imports, and for other Purposes.  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 343KB
Chapter 99 An Act making a Grant of Land to the Territory of Minnesota, in alternate Sections, to aid in the Construction of certain Railroads in said Territory, and granting Public Lands in alternate Sections to the State of Alabama, to aid in the Construction of a certain Railroad in said State.  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 274KB
Chapter 100 An Act to divide the State of Missouri into two Judicial Districts.  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 258KB
Chapter 101 An Act to amend the "Act reducing the Duty on Imports, and for other Purposes," passed July thirtieth, eighteen hundred and forty-six.  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 83KB
Chapter 102 An Act to constitute Selma, in the State of Alabama, a Port of Delivery.  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 83KB
Chapter 103 An Act to amend "An Act granting Public Lands in alternate Sections to the State of Alabama to aid in the Construction of certain Railroads in said State."  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 89KB
Chapter 104 An Act to settle certain Accounts between the United States and the State of Mississippi and other States.  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 94KB
Chapter 105 An Act to establish a Port of Entry at Fernandina, in the State of Florida.  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 88KB
Chapter 106 An Act making Appropriations for the Support of the Army for the Year ending the thirtieth June, eighteen hundred and fifty-eight.  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 527KB
Chapter 107 An Act making Appropriations for the Legislative, Executive, and Judicial Expenses of Government for the Year ending the thirtieth of June, eighteen hundred and fifty-eight.  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 1.22MB
Chapter 108 An Act making Appropriations for certain Civil Expenses of the Government for the Year ending the thirtieth of June, eighteen hundred and fifty-eight.  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 798KB
Chapter 109 An Act to establish certain Post-Roads in the United States and the Territories thereof.  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 663KB
Chapter 110 An Act to supply Deficiencies in the Appropriations for the Service of the Fiscal Year ending the thirtieth of June, eighteen hundred and fifty-seven.  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 344KB
Chapter 111 An Act making Appropriations for the Naval Service for the Year ending the thirtieth of June, eighteen hundred and fifty-eight.  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 518KB
Chapter 112 An Act for the relief of certain actual Settlers and Cultivators who purchased Lands subject to Graduation, within the Limits of the Choctaw Cession of eighteen hundred and thirty, at a less Rate than the true graduated Price, under the "Act to graduate and reduce the Price of the Public Lands to actual Settlers and Cultivators," approved the fourth of August, eighteen hundred and fifty-four, and for other Purposes.  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 107KB
Chapter 113 An Act making Appropriation for the Transportation of the United States Mail, by Ocean Steamers and otherwise, during the fiscal Year ending the thirtieth of June, eighteen hundred and fifty-eight.  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 184KB
Chapter 114 An Act to amend an Act entitled "An Act to provide for the better Organization of the Treasury, and for the Collection, Safe-keeping, Transfer, and Disbursement of the Public Revenue."  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 92KB
Chapter 115 An Act  to extend the Provisions of the Act entitled "An Act in Addition to certain Acts granting Bounty Land to certain Officers and Soldiers who have been engaged in the Military Services of the United States," to the Officers and Soldiers of Major David Bailey's Battalion of Cook County (Illinois) Volunteers.  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 180KB
Chapter 116 An Act in Addition to an Act more effectually to provide for the Punishment of certain Crimes against the United States, and for other Purposes.  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 171KB
Chapter 117 An Act to confirm to the several States the Swamp and overflowed Lands selected under the Act of September twenty-eight, eighteen hundred and fifty, and  the Act of the second March, eighteen hundred and forty-nine.  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 84KB
Chapter 118 An Act to construct a Building for a Custom-House and Post-Office at Perth Amboy, New Jersey.  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 84KB
Chapter 119 An Act to increase the Pay of the Cadets at the West Point Academy.  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 77KB
Chapter 120 An Act providing for the Construction of a Military Road between Fort Steilacoom and Bellingham Bay, in the Territory of Washington.  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 72KB
Chapter 121 An Act for the Construction of a Road in the Territory of Nebraska.  Mar 3, 1857 PDF, 72KB

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