The Acts of Congress, in Relation to the District of Columbia; From July 16, 1790, to March 4th, 1831, Inclusive, and of the Legislatures of Virginia

The Acts of Congress, in Relation to the District of Columbia; From July 16, 1790, to March 4th, 1831, Inclusive, and of the Legislatures of Virginia

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1831 edition. Excerpt: ...eight hundred and sixteen; and to repeal in part the act entitled, " An act to provide additional revenue for defraying the expenses of government, and maintaining the "public credit by laying u direct tax upon the United States, and to provide for assessing and col lecting the same;" and also the act entitled, " An act to provide-additional re veuue for defraying the expenses of Government, and maintaining the public' credit by laying a direct tax upon the District of Columbia."1' ' Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of.Hmen'ea, in Congress./Qssemblecl, That so much of the Act entitled, " An act to provide additional revenues for defraying the expenses of government and maintaing the public credit, by laying a. direct tax upon the United States, and to provide for assessing and collecting the same,"t passed on the ninth of January, one thousand eight hundred and fifteen, as lays a direct tax of six millions of dollars for the year one thousand eight hundred and sixteen, and for succeeding years, be, and the same is hereby repealed. Sac. 2. find be it further enacted, That a direct tax-of three millions of dollars be, -and the same is hereby laid upon-the United States, for the year one thousand eight hundred and sixteen, and apportioned to the states respectively in the manner and according to the sums prescribed by the first section of an act, entitled, "An act to lay and collect a direct tax within the United Statcs," and all the provisions of the act, entitled "An act to provide additional revenues for defraying the expenses-of government, and maintaining the public credit, by laying a lo-enacted in 1 minced form....show more

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  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236748999
  • 9781236748997