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trary notwithstanding. And if any person or persons to whom such Penalty for writ of habeas corpus may be directed, shall refuse to obey the same, or neglect or refu

sal to obey the shall neglect or refuse to make return, or shall make a false return thereto, in addition to the remedies already given by law, he or they shall be deemed and taken to be guilty of a misdemeanor, and shall, on conviction before any court of competent jurisdiction, be punished by fine, not exceeding one thousand dollars, and by imprisonment, not exceeding six months, or by either, according to the nature and aggravation of the case.

Sec. 8. And be it further enacted, That the several provisions contained Provisions of in the first and fifth sections of this act, shall be in force until the end of the first and fifth the next session of Congress, and no longer.

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ed. APPROVED, March 2, 1833.

STATUTE II.

the act.

CHAP. LVIII.-- An Act to explain and amend the eighteenth section of " An act to March 2, 1833.

alter and amend the several acts imposing duties on imports," approved the fourteenth July, one thousand eight hundred und thirty-two.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United Act of July 14, States of America, in Congress assembled, That all articles upon which the 1832, ch. 227.

Certain articles duties were reduced by “An act to alter and amend the several acts

imported before imposing duties on imports,” approved the fourteenth July, one thousand or after July 14, eight hundred and thirty-two, and which may not have been deposited 1832, may be under the provisions of the eighteenth section of the act aforesaid, deposited in the whether the said articles were imported, or the duties thereon were secured or paid, before or after the passage of said act, may, to obtain the benefit of said act and this amendment thereto, be deposited at any time before the first of April next in the custom-house stores, or in the manner prescribed in ihe following section, by the importer, consignee, or any subsequent purchaser or owner, and all wines now Wines entitled in bond, or which may be imported at any time previous to the fourth to the benefit of day of March, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-four, and which may remain in the custody of the customs on that day, shall be entitled to the benefit of this act, and of that to which it is an amendment: Provided, That no merchandise imported in packages, bales, Proviso. or casks, shall be entitled to the benefit of this act, or of that, to which it is an amendment, unless they are as originally imported: and that all articles placed in the custody of the customs under this act shall so remain, for inspection and examination, till the fourth day of March next: Provided, also, That nothing contained in this act shall be Proviso. so construed as to extend the provisions thereof to any merchandise, which, under the existing laws, would not be entitled to the benefits of drawback. Sec. 2. And be it further enacted, That, in all cases where the quantity

When goods of merchandise, entitled to the benefits of the acts aforesaid shall exceed may remain in

warehouse of ten packages, bales, or casks, or where the article may be in bulk,

owner, &c. otherwise than in packages, bales, or casks, the collector of the district where the same may be, is hereby authorized to direct that the said merchandise shall not be removed from the warehouse of the owner, but that the same shall be there placed in the custody of a proper officer of the customs, who shall examine the same, and keep them under the keys of the custom-house, till the first of April, as aforesaid: Provided, The Proviso. collector shall consider the same a safe place of deposit, and that application be made to him for that purpose on or before the twenty-fifth March next.

Sec. 3. And be it further enacted, That all articles remaining under Articles under the control of the proper officer of the customs, according to the provi- custody of offi

, sions of this act, on the first April next, and all wines which shall re- as aforesaid, to

or

be subject to no main in the same manner, after the fourth day of March, one thousand higher duty than eight hundred and thirty-four, shall be subject to no higher duty than of July 14, 1832. would be levied under the act aforementioned, approved the fourteenth

Higher duties of July last; and if any higher duty shall have been paid, such excess paid to be re- shall be refunded, out of any money in the treasury not otherwise approfunded, &c.

priated, to the person placing the same in the custody of the customs, and any outstanding bond or bonds which may have been given for duties on the same shall be cancelled; and if a sum equal to the amount of duties levied by the said act of the fourteenth July, shall not have been collected, and the bond or bonds given shall amount to more than the duties imposed by said act, the Secretary of the Treasury shall direct that a debenture certificate or certificates, the form of which shall be prescribed by him, for such excess of duty, shall be issued to the persons placing the same in the custody of the customs, payable out of the bond or bonds given for duties on the same, the collectors to give the debtors credit on their bonds for the difference between the high and low duties,

and to cancel the bonds on payment of the balance. Excess of du- Sec. 4. And be it further enacted, That the Secretary of the Treaties to be rem sury shall cause the amount of excess of duties, as aforesaid, to be as

, &. and articles to be certained and paid, or the credit given as the case may be, as soon as examined, &c. practicable after the first of April next; and that he shall be authorized

to cause all articles under the control of the proper officers of the cus toms to be examined; and where the merchandise may have passed out of the possession of the importer or consignee, to require satisfactory evidence of the transfer or transfers to identify the same; and to make all other rules and regulations which may be necessary and proper to carry

this act into effect. Relief to be Sec. 5. And be it further enacted, That the Secretary of the Treasury extended.

is hereby authorized and directed to extend relief to all persons, whose cases are provided for in this act, who may have been deprived of the benefit thereof in consequence of the collector's not having received his instructions in pursuance of it, from the Secretary of the Treasury.

Sec. 6. And be it further enacted, That the seventeenth section of teen of act of the aforesaid act of the fourteenth day of July, one thousand eight hunJuly,14, 1932; dred and thirty-two, as far as the same relates to the duty on pulverized

227, to take effect March 4, or crushed sugar, shall take effect on the fourth day of March, of the

present year.

APPROVED, March 2, 1833.

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1833.

STATUTE II.
March 2, 1833. CAAP. LIX.An Act making appropriations to carry into effect certain Indian

treaties, and for other purposes, for the year one thousand eight hundred and (Obsolete.) thirty-three. Appropriations Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United to effect Indian States of America, in Congress assembled, That the following sums be, treaties, &c.

and the same are hereby appropriated, to be paid out of any money in

the treasury not otherwise appropriated, for the objects hereinafter menWinnebagoes. tioned, that is to say: To carry into effect the stipulations of the treaty

with the Winnebagoes, of the fifteenth of September, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-two, to wit:

For payment of the annuity provided for by the third article, ten thousand dollars.

For the purposes of education provided for by the fourth article, three thousand dollars.

For support of agriculturists, for oxen, and ploughs, and other ag. ricultural implements per fifth article, two thousand five hundred dollars.

For expense of removing blacksmiths' shop, per sixth article, two hun. dred and fifty dollars.

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For expense of rations, per seventh article, six thousand dollars.

For payment of claims to certain individuals, per eighth article, one thousand and eighty-two dollars and fifty cents.

For the purchase of tobacco, and for services of two physicians, per fifth article, five hundred and fifty dollars.

To carry into effect the stipulations of the treaty with the Sacs and Sacs and Foxes. Foxes, of the twenty-first September, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-two, to wit: For payment of the limited annuity, provided for by the third article, twenty thousand dollars.

For fulfilling the stipulations for a blacksmith and gunsmith, establishing a shop, and for purchase of tobacco and salt, per fourth article, one thousand seven hundred and fifty dollars.

For payment of Farnham and Davenport's claim for goods, acknowledged to be due, per fifth article, forty thousand dollars.

For fulfilling the stipulations in regard to subsistence, per tenth article, seven thousand seven hundred and twenty-four dollars.

To carry into effect the stipulations of the treaty with the Shawanoes Shawanoes and and Delawares, of the sixth October, one thousand eight hundred and Delawares thirty-two.

For the purchase of cattle, hogs, and other stock, for the Delawares, and for assistance in agriculture, per second article, three thousand dollars.

For expense of a person to attend their mill, and for repairs, per same article, five hundred dollars.

For the support of a school, per same article, five hundred dollars.

For fulfilling the stipulations for payment of certain debts, and for merchandise and cash, per third article, eighteen thousand dollars.

For fulfilling the stipulations to the Shawanoes for cash, clothing and horses, and towards their expenses, after removal, per fifth article, one thousand seven hundred dollars.

For cost of provisions for one year after removal, per same article, the sum of eighteen thousand two hundred and fifly dollars.

For annuities to Patterson, Tawhee-lalen and Natcoming, during their natural lives, the sum of one hundred dollars each, three hundred dollars.

To carry into effect the stipulations of the treaty with the Kaskaskias Kaskaskias and and Peorias, of seventh October, one thousand eight hundred and thirty Peorias. two.

For«payment of the limited annuity, per fifth article, three thousand dollars.

For fulfilling the stipulations in the sixth article of said treaty, to wit: for payment to the Peorias in common with the Kaskaskias, sixteen hundred dollars.

To the Kaskaskias, for lost horses and salt annuities, three hundred and fifty dollars.

To the Peorias, for improvements on their lands, two hundred and fifty dollars.

For the purchase of stock for Peorias and Kaskaskias, four hundred dollars.

For carts, oxen and ploughs, for same, three hundred and fifty dollars.
For building four log houses, five hundred and thirty dollars.
For assistance in agriculture, three hundred dollars.
For agricultural implements, and for iron and steel, fifty dollars.
For the payment for goods delivered at treaty, eight hundred dollars.

For assistance to Kaskaskias in removing, and for one year's provisions, one thousand dollars.

To carry into effect the stipulations of the treaty with the Appalachi- Appalachicolas. cola tribe, of eleventh October, one thousand eight hundred and thirtytwo.

For payment to the Appalachicola tribe of Indians, to be in full compensation for all expenses of emigration and subsistence, per second article

of the treaty, thirteen thousand dollars. Pattawatamies To carry into effect the stipulations of the treaty with the Pattawataof the Prairie.

mies of the Prairie, of twentieth October, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-two, ratified twenty-first January, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-three.

For payment of the limited annuity, per third article, fifteen thousand dollars.

For the payment of the annuities stipulated for in the same article, to wit: to Billy Caldwell, six hundred dollars. To Alexander Robinson, two hundred dollars. To Pierre Leclere, two hundred dollars.

For payment of claims per schedule annexed to the treaty, per fourth article, the sum of thirty thousand seven hundred and forty-six dollars.

For payment for goods and horses purchased and delivered, per same article, the sum of forty-five thousand dollars.

For the purchase of goods to be delivered, thirty thousand dollars.

For payment to certain named Indians, for lost horses, same article,

fourteen hundred dollars. Kickapoos. To carry into effect the stipulations of the treaty with the Kickapoos,

of twenty-fourth October, and supplement of twenty-sixth November, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-two.

For payment of the annuity for one year, per third article, eighteen thousand dollars.

For erecting a mill and church, per sixth article, three thousand seven hundred dollars.

For support of a blacksmith and assistant, and for iron, steel and tools, per fifth article, one thousand dollars.

For the support of a school, and purchase of books, per seventh article, five hundred dollars.

For the purchase of farming utensils, per eighth article, three thousand dollars.

For expense of agricultural labour and improvements, per ninth article, four thousand dollars.

For payment in merchandise and cash, per eleventh article, six thousand dollars.

For expense of transportation and subsistence, and one year's supply of provisions, per eleventh article, twenty-seven thousand nine hundred dollars.

For expense of running and marking boundaries, per twelfth article, eight hundred dollars.

For the expenses of a deputation to view the lands ceded, per fourteenth article, five hundred dollars.

For furnishing cattle, hogs, and other stock, per tenth article, four

thousand dollars. Patta watamies To carry into effect the stipulations of the treaty with the Pattawataof the Wabash. mies of the Wabash, of twenty-sixth October, one thousand eight hun

dred and thirty-two.

For payment of the limited annuity, per third article, twenty thousand dollars,

For the payment of goods and horses purchased and delivered, per same article, the sum of one hundred thousand dollars.

For the purchase of goods to be delivered, per same article, thirty thousand dollars.

For the payment of claims, per schedule attached to the treaty, per fourth article, the sum of sixty-two thousand, three hundred and eighty. two dollars.

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For fulfilling the stipulations in the fifth article, to wit: For rifles and ammunition, two thousand three hundred and thirty-four dollars.

For blankets, two thousand nine hundred and sixteen dollars.

For expenses of transportation and subsistence, thirty-three thousand three hundred and twenty dollars.

For one year's supply of provisions, sixty thousand eight hundred and nine dollars.

For expense of erecting a saw mill, per sixth article, two thousand dollars.

To carry into effect the stipulations of the treaty with the Pattawata- Pattawatamies mies of Indiana, of twenty-seventh October, one thousand eight hundred of Indiana. and thirty-two.

For the payment of the limited annuity, per fourth article, fifteen thousand dollars.

For the payment for goods and horses purchased and delivered, per same article, the sum of thirty-two thousand dollars.

For the purchase of goods to be delivered, per same article, ten thousand dollars.

For the payment of claims, per schedule attached to the treaty, per same article, the sum of twenty-one thousand seven hundred and twentyone dollars.

For the purchase of the section of land granted by the treaty of Saint Joseph's to To-pe-naw-koung, wife of Peter Langlois, per same article, the sum of eight hundred dollars.

For the education of Indian youths of the Pattawatamie tribes, during the pleasure of Congress, per same article, two thousand dollars.

To carry into effect the stipulations of the treaty with the Pianka- Piankashaws shaws and Weas, of twenty-ninth October, one thousand eight hundred and Weas, and thirty-two.

For the purchase of cattle, hogs, and farming utensils, as an equivalent for salt annuities, and lost horses, for the Piankashaws, per third article, five hundred dollars.

For expense of agricultural assistance and improvements, per same article, the sum of seven hundred and fifty dollars.

For payment in merchandise and cash, per same article, two hundred dollars.

For the purchase of cattle, hogs, and farming utensils, as an equivalent for improvements and lost horses, for the Weas, per fourth article, five hundred dollars.

For payment in merchandise and cash, per same article, two hundred dollars.

For assistance to the Weas of Indiana, to enable them to join the rest of their tribe, and for one year's supply of provisions, per same article, the sum of four thousand six hundred and twelve dollars.

For the support of a blacksmith's shop, for the benefit of the Piankashaws, Weas, Peorias and Kaskaskias, per fifth article, one thousando dollars.

For cost of transporting the annuities, agricultural implements and stock, and for other incidental expenses in fulfilment of the aforesaid treaties, the sum of fifteen thousand dollars.

To enable the President to extinguish Indian titles within the states of Indiana and Illinois and territory of Michigan, in addition to the sum

1832, ch. 175. appropriated ninth July last, three thousand eight hundred and seventyone dollars.

For expenses incurred in one thousand eight hundred and thirty-two, Boundary unattending the adjustment of the boundary line and other objects referred der the treaty of

Butte des Morts. to in the first, second, and third articles of the treaty of Butte des Morts, ratified twenty-third February, one thousand eight hundred and twenty

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