A selection of all the laws of the United States, now in force, relative to commercial subjects: with marginal notes and references to the same, classed under separate heads ... To which is added, a list of all the laws on the above subjects and of the restrictive system, which have been repealed or become obsolete: also, various Treasury instructions to the collectors of the customs, particularly those relating to the rates of duties: also, directions for making out manifests to be produced in the custom-house, on clearing out vessels for foreign ports: together with an index to the whole

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Published by Neal, Wills & Cole, Benjamin Edes, Printer., 1814 - Commercial law - 554 pages
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Page 461 - It shall be made to appear to the satisfaction of the court admitting any alien to citizenship that Immediately preceding the date of his application he has resided continuously within the United States five years at least, and within the state or territory where such court Is at the time held one year at least...
Page 400 - In the exercise of this power, congress has passed "an act for enrolling and licensing ships or vessels to be employed in the coasting trade, and fisheries, and for regulating the same.
Page 87 - America, for the payment of which well and truly to be made, we bind ourselves, our heirs, executors and administrators, jointly and severally, firmly by these presents.
Page 549 - An act establishing a mint and regulating the coins of the United States.
Page 465 - ... being so naturalized or admitted to the right* of citizenship, shall, if dwelling in the United States, be considered as citizens of the United States...
Page 463 - Provided also, that any alien who was residing within the limits, and under the jurisdiction of the United States, before the...
Page 462 - ... shall have borne any hereditary title, or been of any of the orders of nobility...
Page 229 - An act to provide more effectually for the collection of the duties imposed by law on goods, wares, and merchandise, imported into the United States, and on the tonnage of ships or vessels...
Page 166 - United States, for the payment of which, well and truly to be made, we bind ourselves, our heirs, executors, and administrators, jointly and severally, by these presents.
Page 273 - Whereas it is necessary for the support of government, for the discharge of the debts of the United States, and the encouragement and protection of manufactures, that duties be laid on goods, wares, and merchandises imported: Be it enacted, etc.

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