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BANKRUPTCY-Continued.
BAND,

debtor may have jury to try certain is-
military, of what to consist, pay of, &c...167, 294

72
BAIL,

bankrupt to submit valnation of prop-
may be taken by courts in District of Co-

erty
lumbia

85 in Territories, district courts to have juris-
BANKS (See National Banks; Savings-

diction in, instead of supreme courts. 73
Banks),

composition, on resolution of creditors 73
tax not to be assessed on, when closing

computation of majority for purpose of..
business on account of insolvency... 449 debtor to be present at meetings, answer
certain deposits in savings-banks pot to be

inquiries, &c

73
assessed

.41, 86, 449 resolution and debtors' statement to be
savings-banks exempt from certain other

presented to court, and proceedings
taxation..

449
thereon.....

74
BANKRUPTCY,

creditors may change provisions of

74
law repealed, to take effect September 1,

upon whom binding..

74
1878.

335 how debtor to describe debt where holders
pending cases not affected.

335
are unknown...

74
yoluntary assignments under State laws

debtor may correct mistakes in statement. 74
for benefit of all creditors not to bar

to provido for pro rata payment, &c..... 74
discharge ..
232 how enforced

74
when bankrupt may apply for discharge .. 233 rules in relation to, may be made by court. 74
receiver or assignee may be authorized to

may be set aside or confirmed by court.. 74
carry on business not exceeding nine

fees reduced one-halt until Supreme Court
months.

68
makes new rules ....

75
legal and equitable debts not exceeding

Supreme Court to simplify and consoli-
$500 may, by direction of court, be

date, of officers, &c...

75
collected in State courts....

68

who are prohibited from being counsel in
circuit and district courts have concur-

bankruptcy cases, &c

75
rent jurisdiction of all actions by
reports to be made by marshal.

75
assignees
69 by register..

75
sales by assignees to be at auction, unless,

by assignee

76
69 by clerk of court

76
notice, how given...

69
of cases begun

76
supervisory powers of courts over.

69
statement of fees..

76
of real estate may be made in part for

to be signed and sworn to

76
cash and in part on credit

69 to be transmitted to Attorney-General 76
assignee to keep accounts.
69 penalties for violation of provisions of act.

76
penalty for neglect, fraud, and for con-

notaries public may take proof of debts ... 76
spiring with

69 BEER (See Brewers; Malt Liquors),
to report condition of estate once in three

tax on, not to be assessed on quantity of
months

69
materials used, &c

210
to account for interest, &c.

69 special-tax stamps for dealers on railroad
on settlement of account of, to file oath,

trains..

253
and may be examined, &c ....

69 BIDS,
notice of, and of issuing warrant, how

on account of Indian service in amounts
given...

70

exceeding $5,000 to be accompanied
set-off not allowed of claims purchased

with certified checks ........

67
after bankruptcy, &c
70 disposition of such checks

67
proof of claim not waiver of right of action

for contracts for Indian service to be ac-
when discharge not granted ...

70
companied with check, &c

169
parties may be witnesses in all cases under

for carrying mail to be accompanied with
bankrupt law

70
bond and oath

99
discharge, how granted to involuntary

proceedings when bidder fails, &c., new
bankrupts

70
provisions

99
to voluntary bankrupts.

70 to be accompanied with certified checks...99, 100
in involuntary bankruptcy, preferences

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proceedings on failure of bidders to make
within two years, &c., void....

70
contracts, &c

....[99], 239
fraudulent transfers within three months

BIENNIAL REGISTER,
before petition void...

70 number to be printed and how distributed.[3], 304
certain conveyances made to persons know-

BINDING,
ing they are in fraud of law void .. 70 what may be done at Government Printing
involuntary bankrupts may be adjudged

Ofiice and how executed.

381
guch for what causes

71 restrictions as to, not to apply to library of
on petition of creditors within six

Surgeon-General's Office...

397
months
71 nor to library of Patent Office..

420
proceedings on petition when allegation

may be done for members of Congress.. 303
as to number, &c., of creditors is ad-
pay of binders..

263
mitted or denied

72 BLACK BASS,
when number is insufficient.

72 not to be taken from Potomac River in Dis-
assignees may recover property fraudu-

trict of Columbia except with hook
lently conveyed...

72
and line....

514
petition by creditors, how verified... 72 | BLIND
computation of, number of creditors to

pension to soldiers and sailors who becomo
be joined in.....

72
totally

479
proceedings on return of order to show

permanent fund created to aid, through
72

American Printing House for.......465, 466

cause

30

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BLIND–Continued.

BONDS-Continued.
permanent fund created to aid, provision

of postmasters, sureties on, to be notified
concerning investment, use, &c., of. 466

of deficiencies in accounts.....

408
certain persons to be ex-officio trustees

of consuls, sureties on, to be approved by
of company

467
Secretary of State....

32
BOARD OF HEALTH (See National Board

of collectors, naval officers, and surveyors,
of Health ; District of Columbia),

form of.

*270
National Board established..

480 of Indian agents, sureties on, to file state-
duties of, under act to prevent introduction

ment of property.

170
of contagious diseaso into United

of clerks of Supreme, circuit, and district
States...
....486,500, 502
courts

146
may have detail of medical officers of in-

Attorney General may require increased, in
spection, &c., to serve in foreign

which case notice to be given by
ports...

485
district attorneys...

146
to co-operate with State boards, &c., and

copies of, to be evidence; disposition of
in certain cases may make regula-

original...

146
tions....

486 sureties on, of bidders for carrying mails to
to obtain information of sanitary condition

take oath, answer interrogatories,
of foreign ports, &c..

486
&c...

238
to make reports and publish regulations.. 486 knowingly swearing falsely; how pun-
may have detail of officers from depart-

ished

238
ments; appropriation for....

487 of partnerships for payment of customs
BOATS,

duties may be executed by one mem-
on internal waters or canals of any State,

ber in name of firm .....

214
and canal boats, exempt from enroll-

of manufacturers of tobacco, snuff, and
ment and licenses and payment of

cigars.

441
customs fees

15 given on withdrawal of tobacco, snuff,
flatboats, barges, &c., not propelled by sail

and cigars for export; when and how
or internal motive power not required

may be canceled

539
to be enrolled, registered, or licensed

to be given on withdrawal of spirits from
in certain cases..

498

bonded warehouses for exportation..
BOILERS,

proceedings thereon....

31
steam pressure allowed to those in steam-

on exportation of same

31
boats used only for towing or carry-

of rectifiers of spirits... [438), not required 532
ing freight on Mississippi River... 1 condition of distillers' transportation bond
materials for, in Navy, may be purchased

for spirits withdrawn for export.... 439
without advertisement; subject to

distillers', penal sum, how fixed and limited. 530
test and inspection..

389 may be given in lieu of owner's consent
BONDED WAREHOUSES (See Ware-

notwithstandiug increase in distillery 530
houses),

new, may be required...

531
provisions concerning
11 in case of death, insolvency, &c.

531
Secretary of Treasury to regulate....
82 failure to give new

531
to require general-order warehouses to be BOOKS,
near landings...

82 seizure of, in case of suspected smuggling
customs officers not to be interested in

82
not allowed...

77
how to be used in case of successor to dis-

invoices, papers, &c., required in civil suits
tiller

1,2

under revenue laws, how obtained.. 78
when alcohol may be withdrawn from,

failure to produce.

78
without tax

.317,449
examination when produced ..

78
spirits may be removed from, by giving

custody of, by owner or agent

78
transportation bond..

30 BOUNTIES,
tax on distilled spirits in, may be paid on

under act of 1866, time for filing claims ex-
withdrawal after three years, and

tended to July 1, 1880...

220
warehouse bond to be given accord-

additional bounty of $100 allowed to cer-
ingly

[386]
tain soldiers enlisted for three years.

220
spirits used in manufacture of medicines in,

and $50 to those who enlisted for two
for exportation, not to be removed,

years

220
&c...

274 soldiers who have sold, assigned, &c.,
for grape brandy, &c.

295

their discharge papers, not entitled. 220
BONDS (See National Loan),

accounts of soldiers for, to be examined
of United States to have three plate print-

and paid by Paymaster-General..... 220
ings, two done at Treasury and one

claims of widows and heirs to be exam-
by bank-note company ..

157

ined by accounting officers, under
Secretary of Treasury may purchase, at

restrictions prescribed by Secretary
any time...

604
of War, &c.

220
may be called in to be applied to sinking

to enlisted men of Fifteenth and Sixteenth
fund..

166
Missouri Cavalry.....

561
four per cents may be exchanged for, and

payable to widows, &c

561
all refunding laws to apply to 5.20

to colored soldiers, how paid, distribution of
bonds....

396

colored bounty fund now in Treasury. 462
interest on exchanges..

396 BRANDY,
ten-dollar certificates of deposit, bearing

fruit brandy, act relating to......

295
interest and convertiblo into 4 per

bonded warehouses for...

295
cent. bonds, may be issued...

419 tax to be paid on monthly return and
of collectors of internal revenue, provisions

brandy to be removed to warehouse. 296
concerning ..

424 special stamps to be affixed before brandy
of their deputies, &c.

424
removed

296
297

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BRANDY-Continued.

BRIDGE-Continued.
fruit brandy, conditions of deposit in ware-

across Lake Saint Croix to be a post route;
house

296
rights of United States.

541
stipulations in bond.

296 all railway companies to have equal priv-
withdrawal from warehouse for transfer

ileges....

541
or export

296 Congress may direct change of construc- 541
provisions of law applicable to exporta-

tion

541
tion of..

297
may repeal or alter act.

541
warehouse may be discontinued.

297 over Saint Mary's River, in Carleton County,
transfer of spirits in such case.

297
Georgia, authorized

586
tax on grape brandy removed without

declared to be head of navigation...

586
compliance with act..

297 Secretary of War may cause alteration of,
payment of tax not extended beyond three

if vavigation is obstructed, and act
years

may be altered by Congress..

586
rules and regulations under act, and pen-

BRITISH NORTH AMERICA,
alties for failure to comply with its

merchandise destined for, may be entered
provisions

297

at certain ports and conveyed in
BRAZIL,

transit through United States .note.. 620
treaty with, for reciprocal protection of

fish and fish oil from Canada and Prince
trade-marks ...

631

Edward's Island admitted free of
BREWERS,

duty

.... note..

621
special tax on..

- [133], 430 so also from Newfoundland. note.. 621
tax on fermented liquors not to be assessed BRITISH SUBJECTS,
on quantity of materials used..

210 may carry in British vessels, without pay-
stamps, how procured, affixed, and can-

ment of duty, merchandise from one
celed

*189

port or place in United States, upon
penalty for neglect to affix, &c..

*189

Saint Lawrence River, the great
penalties on, extended to all failures to do

lakes, &c., to other ports, through
acts required by law...

431
Canada.

note.. 620
BRIDGE,

BUILDINGS (Public),
railway ponton, across Mississippi River at

contracts for rent for, in Washington, not
Prairie du Chien legalized .

29

to be made without previous appro-
draws to be maintained and bridge

priation...

.66, 289
lighted

29 in District of Columbia, may be rented by
railway companies to have right to use,

departments in place of those now
on certain conditions; United States

rented..

558
to have right of way, of transporta-
selection of sites for, how made...

112
tion, &c

29 commissioners for, to file affidavits before
act relating to, may be altered.

29

expenditure of money thereon, and
over Mississippi River near Clinton, Iowa,

on failure selection void.....

112
may be a pile or ponton, subject to

when completed, balances of appropriations
certain provisions

29

for, to be covered into Treasury. 112
between La Crosse and Houston..
88 work on, may be suspended...

112
provisions applicable to all built over

restriction upon making contracts, and ex-
Mississippi River.

..note..

penditures for, and for sites for same. 159
pouton wagon, at Dubuque, Iowa, pro- BULLION (See Coin),
vided for

197 charge for melting and refining, to be fixed
free wagon, at Fort Snelling.

383
by Director of Mint, &c....

598
provisions concerning...

384 BUREAU OF MILITARY JUSTICE
over Missouri River, at Nebraska City, may

(Army),
be constructed on certain terms by

Judge-Advocate-General; his pay, rank,
bridge company.

222
and duties

101
United States to have right of way for

number of judge-advocates to be four.. 101
postal and other service..
223 clerks in..

46
suits for obstruction of river, where to be BUREAU OF PRINTING AND EN-
tried

223

GRAVING,
may be constructed by Sioux City Bridge

may furnish portraits, engravings, &c., to
Company

249

certain public officers on order of Sec-
connecting railroads may have use of.. 249

retary of Treasury.

506
rigbts of United States.

250 BUREAU OF STATISTICS,
railroad and wagon, may be built at

Chief of, to collect facts relating to rail-
Glasgow, Mo..

310

roads, transportation, &c., and make
declared a post routo, and rates paya.

reports monthly.

155
ble by United States...

311 not to collect information on agriculture. *266
how to be constructed, &c...

311 BUTTER AND CHEESE,
laws for protection of navigation not

in District of Columbia, provisions respect-
modified

311
ing sale of oleomargarine....

394
all railroads have equal rights to use
same

311

C.
regulations by Secretary of War

311 CADETS,
act may be altered..

312 at Military Academy, to be appointed to
across Niagara River declared a lawful

fill vacancies of second lieutenants
structure and a post route...

112
or to be discharged

.171,346
across Lako Saint Croix may be built by

supplies to be furnished to, at cost, by
Saint Paul and Chicago Short Line

quartermaster and commissary de-
Railroad Company..

540
tailed for Academy...

235
provisions as to construction of same 540 to have books at cost...

172

69

..

ers....

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CADETS-Continued.

CARTAGE,
at Naval Academy, engineers not exceed-

of merchandise in custody of government
ing twenty-five annually to be ap-

to be let to lowest bidder, subject to
pointed by Secretary of Navy.... 83

regulations of Secretary of Treasury.
course of study of engineers....

6 CASKS,
midshipmen, number and appointmentof. 360 in which foreign liquors have been imported
pay of, when at sea....

294

may be used for domestic liquors.... 533
CALIFORNIA,

making and use of similar casks not pro-
circuit court, when to be held in.. -[38], 200

hibited..

533
port of San Pedro in, to be called Wilming- CEMETERIES,
ton ..

*27, *270 national, to be under care of Secretary of
lifo-saving stations on coast of..

62, 364
War

..231, 286
indemnity school lands confirmed to

284 headstones for soldiers' graves in private,
provisions concerning same.

284

may be erected by Secretary of War. 407
Forts Reading and Crook reservations in,

records of names and place of burial of all
restored to public domain

592
soldiers in, to be preserved....

407
timber lands in, to bo sold.....

328 ground for public cemetery ceded to Salt
provisions concerning -

.328-330

Lake City, provision concerning .... 23
claimants to lands in Rancho Las Cruces CENSUS,
may have claims adjusted in district

in year 1880 and subsequent years 471
court

372 office of, in Interior Department, Superin-
lands granted to Stockton and Copperopolis

tendent, chief clerk...

472
Railroad in, forfeited and to be sold

employés, &c., of .....

472
as public lands...
37 supervisors..

472
desert lands in, may bo reclaimed and pur-

oath of, and of Superintendent.

472
chased by citizens..
.191, 289, 290 appointment and duties of.....

472
lands granted to Placerville, &c., railroad

pay of....

473
forfeited, &c....

14 enumerators, qualification, oath and duties. 473
CANADA,

subdivisions of territory for...

474
vessels of, may aid vessels of all descriptions

form of accounts of time occupied.

474
disabled, &c., in United States waters. 375 to collect facts...

474
fish and fish oil may be imported from, frce

punishment for neglect of duties, false
of duty...

note.. 620

swearing, making false returns, &o.. 474
entry of merchandise for transit to...note.. 620 Indians not taxed to be omitted, but may
transportation in bond through, from one

be otherwise enumerated

473
port to another on lakes and riv-

information by members of families and
..note..
620
penalty for refusal..

475
CANALS,

penalties, how recovered.

475
Louisville and Portland Canal, provisions

schedules ..

475
for management of .....

21 railroad corporations, facts concerning, to
tolls on, abolished..

526
be ascertained.

476
Light-House Board may have pier at Port-

express companies..

476
age Lake Ship Canalon Lake Superior 382 telegraph companies....

477
CANAL BOATS,

life-insurance companies...

477
exempt from enrollment, license, and pay-

fire and marine insurance companies.. 477
ment of customs fees..
15 other information may be obtained.

477
CANS AND PACKAGES OF FISE,

facts to be collected by enumerators.

477
duty on.

130 experts, their employment, oaths, duties,
CAPÍTOL,

478
telegraph between, and the departments to

enumeration to commence on first Monday
be under Commissioner of Public

in Jnne, 1880, &c

478
Buildings
4 when to be completed

478
how used...
7 maximum cost of, limited.

478
Architect of, to have control of machinery,

information may be obtained from other
employés, &c.,
respecting heating,
departments

478
lighting, &c., House of Represent-

supervisors and enumerators may be re-
atives

243, 289, 378, 601
moved and vacancies filled...

479
to submit estimates through the Secre-

States taking census between national cen-
tary of the Interior..

243

suses may be paid in part, &c... 478
additional police force at, not to be em-

mail matter for, to pass free

516
ployed

243 penalty for unauthorized use of indorse-
compensation of Capitol police..

378
ment..

516
members of police or watch at, not to re-

information as to naturalization not to be
ceivo pay while under suspension...

taken..

516
to prevent Capitol grounds and terraces

inquiries concerning ownership of public
from being used as playgrounds to

debt.

516
destruction of grass, &c....
206 fiscal year for corporations..

516
disbursements for extension, &c., of, to be

enumerators, when to commence to take.. 516
made by disbursing clerk of Interior

population of cities of ten thousand in-
Department.....

516
CARDS,

habitants in two weeks.....

when persons not resident in district may
postal, double, to be prepared..

459
bo appointed....

516
for foreign mail service.

454 of population of districts to file lists with
playing, drawback of tax on, when ex-

clerk of court

516
ported ..

448 to give notice of timo and place for cor-
removed from warehouse for export with-

rection of errors, &c...

517
out payment of tax...

449 to make known to bystanders the result. 517

pay, &c..

43

461

Page,

CENSUS-Continued.
enumerators, time for return extended fif-

teen days

517

nesses

101

of

pay of.

oath of office amended.

517
appropriation to pay

517
statistics of Alaska to be collected.. 517
of Winnebago Indians in Nebraska
and Wisconsin...

588
of Miami Indians in Indiana, &c., to
be taken ...

603
CENTENNIAL ANNIVERSARY,
of declaration of independence, medals for,
to be struck..

38
CENTENNIAL EXHIBITION,
to be held in New York in 1883.

518
commissioners named..

518
duties and powers of

519
incorporation of....

519
appointment of commissioners by Presi-
dent, and their duties

519
commission, where to meet; may mako
rules..

520
to submit to Congress date for opening

exhibition and requisite customs
regulations

520
President to make proclamation when build-
ings are ready.

520
and to invite foreign governments

617
capital stock....

520
corporation to keep minutes of proceedings. 520
for meeting of, how called, subscription

to stock, election of officers.... 520
meetings of 'shareholders, and election of
finance committee..

520
who may vote...

521
commission to transfer moneys to finance

committee, and may require bonds.. 521
committee of finance; duties...

521
may open books for further subscriptions,

terms of office of commissioners and
of finance committee.

521
members may be re-elected.

521
vacancies, how filled

521
commission to classify exhibits, appoint

judges, &c., elect executive commit-
tee...

521
may issue bonds.

521
certificate of stock.

521
United States not liable for debts or acts of
corporation, &c....

522
contracts
subject to laws of States.

522
stockholders not personally liablo..

522
at close, corporation to dispose of property. 522
commissioners to make reports...

522
corporation to exist only to January 1,
1885

522
act may be altered.

522
stock to be subscribed, and part payment
mado before corporation acts

522
CERTIFICATES,
for gold deposited, when may be issued by

superintendents of mints and assay-
ers of assay offices...

339
of coin for bullion, issue of, except, &c., re-
pealed ...

460
for silver deposited

307
may be issued in sums of ten dollars,

bearing interest and convertiblo intó

United States four per cent. bonds.. 419
CHARGE D'AFFAIRES,
salaries of...

.331, 398
ad interim to have no additional pay.

331
CHARTS,
furnished to mariners and others not in pul)-

lic service to be paid for at cost....318, 410

Page.
CHARTS-Continued.
of coast survey to be distributed to mem-

bers of Congress, ten to each.... 460
to be sold at cost and not distributed free,
except, &c...

382
CHEESE,
in District of Columbia, provisions respect-

ing salo of, oleomargarine, &c. (see
District of Columbia)...

394
CHECKS,
drafts, orders, vouchers to be stamped with
two-cent stamp....

132
CHIEF CLERKS,
duties of, in certain bureaus of Treasury

Department transferred to deputies,
&c.

164
chief clerk to Secretary of Senate may ad-
minister oaths to oflicers and wit-

204
chief clerk of War Department, his appoint-
ment and duties.

265
may be authorized to sign requisitions

and other papers in absence of Secre-
tary

6
CHIEF OF ORDNANCE (See Army),

his rank and pay.
ten enlisted men may be employed in office

380
may enlist what men.

*267
to make rules..

*267
CHIEF OF ENGINEERS,
clerks in office of..

46
in charge of public buildings and grounds

to havo direction of telegraph con-

necting Capitol with departments... 4
CHINA,
Secretary of State may lease buildings at
Peking for legation to......

158
provisions respecting immigration from 181
CHOCTAW INDIANS,

claim of, referred to Court of Claims ...... 608
CHURCHES,
parishes of the Protestant Episcopal Church

in the District of Columbia, qualifi-
cation of voters in..

12
vestries and wardens of..

12
certain property of, in District of Columbia,

exempt from taxation..... .492, 616
CIGARETTES,
tax on.

*152
how put up, stamped, &c..

445
imported, to pay tax in addition to duties. 445
CIGAR-LIGHTS,
export drawback on

448
may be removed from warehouse for export
without payment of tax....

449
CIGARS,
internal-revenue tax on..

152
bonds given on withdrawal of, for export,

when and how may be canceled 539
penalty for relanding after shipping for ex-
port

539
drawback of tax paid on, when same are
exported ....

444
bond of manufacturer of, not to be con-

ditioned to employ only registered
makers

445
how packed, &c...

445
to have label and notice affixed to boxes 445
penalty for removing without boxing.. 445
for packing in boxes having fraudulent
stamps, and other offenses...

446
exported, are exempt from internal-revenue
stamps

446
CIRCUIT COURTS,
jurisdiction in civil cases concurrently with
State courts...

173

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