Journal: 1st-13th Congress . Repr. 14th Congress, 1st Session - 50th Congress, 2nd Session (Google eBook)

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Page 292 - (HE 110) supplemental to an act entitled "An act to secure homesteads to actual settlers on the public domain," approved May 20, 1802, and enable the House to pass the same': When, By unanimous consent, Mr. Wright modified the said motion so as to discharge the Committee of the Whole House on
Page 304 - 110) supplemental to an act entitled "An act to secure homesteads to actual settlers on the public domain.'' approved May 20, 1802, and enable the House to pass the same : When, By unanimous consent, Mr. Wright modified the said motion so as to discharge the Committee of the Whole House on
Page 731 - confer freely thereon.—November 13, 1794. 2. When a message shall be sent from the Senate to the House of Representatives, it shall be announced at the door of the House by the Doorkeeper, and shall be respectfully communicated to the Chair by the person by whom it may be sent.—November 13,
Page 630 - G143) making appropriations for the service of the PostOffice Department for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and eighty, and for other purposes, disagreed to by the House of Representatives, agree to the further conference asked by the House on the disagreeing votes of
Page 731 - 13, 1794, and February 1, 1827. 6. After a bill shall have passed both houses, it shall be duly enrolled on parchment by the Clerk of the House of Representatives, or the Secretary of the Senate, as the bill may have originated in the one or the other house, before it shall be presented to the President of the United States.—November 13,
Page 733 - as they shall appear from the said certificates; and the votes having' been counted, the result of the same shall be delivered to the President of the Senate, who shall thereupon announce the state of the vote and the names of the persons, if any,
Page 720 - be the duty of the Committee on Commerce to take into consideration all .such petitions and matters or things touching the commerce of the United States as shall be presented, or shall or may come into question, and be referred to them by the House; and to report from time to time their opinion thereon.—December 14,
Page 20 - object of public patronage. Institutions for promoting it grow up, supported by the public purse—and to what object can it be dedicated with greater propriety t Among the means which have been employed to this end, none have been attended with greater success than the establishment of boards composed of proper characters, charged with collecting and
Page 718 - 1780. Every member shall remain uncovered during the session of the House.—ˇSeptember 14, 1837. No member or other person shall visit or remain by the Clerk's table while the ayes and noes are calling, or ballots are counting.—September 14, 1837. Smoking is prohibited within the bar of the House or gallery.—^-February
Page 20 - as applicable to-day as when, in his eighth annual message, he said: "It is not to be doubted that with reference either to individual or national welfare, agriculture is of primary importance. In proportion as nations advance in population and other circumstances of maturity, this truth becomes more apparent, and renders the cultivation of the soil more and

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