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Coasting trade, amendment of the laws regulating, resolation by Mr. Hale...... 229

resolution by Mr. Webster for instructions to the United States

minister at London, in relation to opening the coasting trade
to forcign vessels....

360
Coast survey, report of the Secretary of the Treasury with the annual report of
the superintendent of.....:

52
survey of the coast of Florida, report of the superintendent of,
communicated by the Secretary of the Treasury..

223
referred..

246
amounts appropriated for the coast survey, resolution by Mr. Ben-

70
message from the President, with a report of the Secretary
of the Treasury.

87
expenditures for, and results of the coast survey, resolution by Mr.
Davis, of Mississippi

85
report of the Secretary of the Treasury

193
communication from the Secretary of ibe Treasury.

215
number of vessels, &c., employed in the coast survey, resolution
by Mr. Benton....

88
message from the President with a report of the Secretary
of the Treasury.,

205
report of the Secretary of the Treasury, with a report of the Su-
perintendent of the Coast Survey on an application of the gal.
vanic circuit to an astronomical clock and telegraph register in
determining local differences of longitudes..

106
proceedings of the chamber of commerce of Charleston... 158, 164
proceedings of the chamber of commerce of New York.

209
proceedings of the board of trade of Philadelphia....

250
memorial of insurance companies of Boston..

209
report of a committee of the American Academy of Arts and Sci.
ences, of Boston

221
Cobb, James D., leave to withdraw..

360
Cobbs, Elizabeth S. (See bill H. R. 622.)
Cochran, Richard E., widow of. (See bill H. R. 413.)
Cochran, Richard, leave to withdraw.

329
Cogswell, E. B. (See bill H. R. 497.)
Cogswell, Pearson, leave to withdraw

64
Colburn, Charles, petition

53, 92
adyerse report.

151, 251
Cole, A. H. (See bill S. 224.)
Cole, Edward. (See bill H. R. 551.)
Coleman, Mary, adverse report concurred in.....

57
Collins, John, nemorial...

66
committee discharged..

229
leave to withdraw...

245
Colored persons, free, petition of Daniel P. Bedinger, relative to the transporta-
tion of...

112, 116
yeas and nays.

113, 117
Colt, Samuel, petition

54
report.....

206
Columbia county, Pennsylvania, petitions of citizens of, relative to the tariff 53, 65, 107, 175
Columbia river, road from the Pacific to the Mississippi, with a branch to. (See

bill s. 451.)
Columbia, District of. (See District)
Columbus, Mississippi, bill to cancel ilegal entries of public lands. (See bill s.

371.)
Colton's map of the United States, the British provinces, and Mexico, resolution
by Mr. Dayton......

100
report...

116
Commerce and navigation, report of the Register of the Treasury, communicated
by the Secretary of the Treasury,

139
. Committees, business before committees last session, and not reported on, recom.

miited, motion by Mr. Bell......
motion by Mr. Downs....

103
Committee on Naval Affairs discharged from business recom-
mitted to it, under the resolution of Mr. Downs ....

127
Committees discharged last session, motion by Mr. Atherton to rescind the orders

of last session discharging the Committees on Commerce, Pensions, Military
Affairs, and Naval Affairs, from certain business,..

51

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103

288

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Committees, resolution by Mr. King to increase the number of members of the
Committees on Military Affairs and Naval Affairs.....

58
Committees of conserence-
on bill S. 231, asked and appointed by the Senate....

219
agreed to and appointed by the House of Representatives.

239
report disagreed to by the House of Representatives..

316
on bill H. R. 691, asked and appointed by the House of Representatives... 288

agreed to and appointed by the Senate...
report.....

325
on bill H. R. 692, asked and appointed by the Senate..

304
agreed to and appointed by the House of Representatives............. 320
report....

325
on bill H. R. 695, asked and appointed by the Senate......

312
agreed to and appointed by the House of Representatives.

. 320
report....

322
report concurred in by the House of Representatives.

321
report concurred in by the Senate..

322
on bill H. R. 599, asked and appointed by the Senate...

313
agreed to and appointed by ihe House of Representatives...

315
report........

321
report concurred in by ihe House of Representatives..

321
report concurred in by the Senate...

322
Committees, joint-

io inform the President that Congress has assembled, &c.-

on the part of the Senate
on the part of the House....

report ...
to inform the President that Congress is ready to adjourn-
on the part of the Senate..

338, 339
on the part of the House.......

339
report.

339
to report a mode of examining the votes for President and Vice Pre.

sident, &c.-
on the part of the Senate

169
on the part of the House of Representatives

177
report of the committee, and appointment of a teller by the
Senate....

. 181, 182, 214
report concurred in, and appointment of tellers by the House of
Representatives

200
to inform the President and Vice President of their election-
on the part of the Senate...

214, 219
on the part of the House of Representatives..

217
on the Library, (standing committee).-
on the part of the Senate, appointed...

59, 358
on Enrolled Bills-(standing committee)—
on the part of the Senate, appointed..

59, 63, 261, 338
on Printing-(standing committee)
on the part of the Senate, appointed

59, 358
member added...

360
Committees, Select-

353, to provide for taking the seventh census.......... 64
report...

260
on bill S. 350, for the admission of California into the Union as a
State.

148
on the memorial of Johnson K. Rogers in behaif of the Cherokees..

221
member excused ....

225
member appointed....

225
on the memorial of Charles G. Page.

231
report.....

273
Committees, Special -

to inquire into the eligibility of the Hon. James Shields to a seat
in the Senate.

357, 358
authorized to send for persons and papers.

359
report....

.361, 363, 365, 366
yeas and nays..

.363, 363, 365, 366, 366
to inquire into the expediency of repeating the 1st section of the

act of 24th May, 1828, in addition to the act concerning dis.
criminating duties, &c....

93, 98
to inform the President that the Senate has assembled, &o..... 357

on bill

370

58, 358

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Committees, special-Continued.

to inform the President that the Senate is ready to adjourn...... 370

report.......
Committees, standing-

motions to fix a time for the appointment of the standing commit.
tees-by Mr. King.

52
by Mr. Turney..

357
resolution by Mr. King suspending the 34th rule, and appointing the
standing committees

58
resolution by Mr. Mangum appointing the committees (or the special
session....

358
on Foreign Relations-
appointed..

58, 358
discharged..

329
on Finance-
appointed

58, 259, 358
on Commerce-
appointed.

58, 358
motion by Mr. Atherton to rescind the order of last session dis.
charging the committee from certain business....

51
discharged.

329
on Manufactures-
appointed

58, 63, 358
on Agriculture-

appointed
on Military Affairs,
appointed

58, 80, 358
motion by Mr. Atherton to rescind the order of last session, dis-
charging the committee from certain business.....

51
resolution by Mr. King to increase the number of members....

58
member excused.

80
on the Militia
appointed..

....

58, 358
on Naval Affairs
appointed

58, 358
motion by Mr. Atherton to rescind the order of last session, dis-
charging the committee from certain business..

51
discharged from certain business.

127
resolution by Mr. King to increase the number of members.

58
discharged from all subjects not reported on.....

329
. on Public Lands-

appointed
discharged.

281
on Private Land Claims-
appointed

58, 63, 358
on Indian Affairs-
appointed ....

59, 358
business before the committee last session, and not reported on, re-
'committed.....

103
discharged..

329
of Claims
appointed....

59, 72, 358, 361
members excused....

72, 361
resolutions by Mr. Mason for a clerk.

292
on Revolutionary Claims-
appointed.

358
discharged..

329
on the Judiciary--
appointed.

59, 358
on the Post Office and Post Roads
appointed...

59, 358
on Roads and Canals-,

appointed ...
on Pensions-

59, 358
appointed.
motion by Mr. Atherton to rescind the order of last session, dis.

59, 358
charging the committee from certain business....

51
authorized to employ a clerk......

76

58, 358

94,

59,

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Committees, standing, continued-

on the District of Columbia-
appointed ......

59, 358
on Patents and Patent Office
appointed. ...

59, 358
on Retrenchment-
appointed.

59, 358
on Territories-
appointed..

59, 358
on Public Buildings
appointed .

• 59, 358
to Audit and Control the Contingent Expenses of the Senate-
appointed...

59, 358, 359, 359
members excused..

359, 339
on Printing-(see Committees, Joint.)
on Engrossed Bills-
appointed

59, 358
on the Library-(see Committees, Joint.)

on Enrolled Bills-(see Committees, Joint.)
Comptroller, Second, and Second Auditor, report showing the amount due the
Cherokees under the treaty of 1846....

131
referred....

134
communication relative to the above report....

137
Conferences. (See Committess of Conference.)
Congress, appointment of a joint committee to inform the President that Con.

gress has assembled, &c.—

on the part of the House of Representatives.
on the part of the Senate...

report.
Congress, chaplains to, resolution by the House of Representatives for the election
of.

6
concurred in by the Senate....

49
Congress, appointment of a joint committee to inform the President that Congress

is ready to adjourn-
on the part of the Senate...

338, 339
on the part of the House of Representatives,

339
report.....

339
Congress, debates and proceedings of. (See Debates.).
Congress, list of acts and resolutions passed during the 2d session of the 30th
Congress...

340
Congress, members of, memorial of citizens of Philadelphia, relative to the mile-
age of......

171
committee discharged..

191
petition of citizens of Niagara county, New York, relative
to the pay of.......

185
bill to regulate the mileage of. (See bill H. R. 745.)
Congress, printing of, resolution extending the time for receiving proposals for.

(See joint resolution S. R. 55.)
return of the resolution from the House of Represen-
tatives asked

177
yeas and nays...

177
resolution returned.

178
motions to reconsider...

178
communication from the Secretary of the Senate and the

Clerk of the House of Representatives in relation to the
printing of Congress...

179
Congress, library of, portraits of the Presidents in the library of Congress, com-

munication from W. W. Chester and S. E. Guild relative to........ 107
allowance to the officers and messengers of the library of Congress, re.
solutions....

308, 308
Conley, James H. (See bill H. R. 63.)
Connecticut, females of, petitions relative to slavery..

265
Connelley, John G. (See Cincinnatus Trousdale.)
Connelly, Mary, committee discharged....,

172
Constitution, bill to provide for the more effectual execution of the 3d clause of

tbe 2d section of the 4th article of the. (See bill S. 239.)
resolution to furnish senators with copies of the constitution...... 217, 297

178,

Page,
Constitution, resolution proposing amendments to the constitution. (See joint re.

solution S. R. 64.)
Consuls, vice consuls, and seamen, bill to amend the acts of February 28, 1803,

and July 20, 1840, concerning. (See bill H. R. 532.)
Consular system, resolution by Mr. Clarke, relative to the United States consular

system in China and Turkey, and violations of the laws of those empires by
United States consuls ...

79
Coody, Susan, and others. (See joint resolution S. R. 69.)
Coodey, W. S., and John Drew, representatives of the Cherokees, memorial for
the settlement of their debts...

179
Coodey, W. S. (See William P. Ross )
Cooke, Lieut. Col. Philip St. George, official journal of, resolution by Mr. Mason 238

report of the Secretary of War.. 368
ordered to be printed...

364
Cooley, Randolph M. (See Henry W. Barnes.)
Coon, James, widow. of. (See Sarah Crandall.)
Cooper, Hon. James, credentials presented....

121
attended ..

350
oath taken, &c..

352
Corson, Levi H. (See bill H. R. 493.)
Corwin, Hon Thomas, attended..

4, 351
presented the credentials of the Hon. Salmon P. Chase.

356
Court, Supreme, appellate jurisdiction of. (See bill S. 384.)
Courts, circuit, transfer of exemplifications of records of the United States cir.

cuit courts to the State courts in Florida, memorial of P. B. Dumas 128
mode of practice of the United States circuit and district courts in Lou:
isiana, resolution of the Legislature of Louisiana.....

179
(See bill S. 421.)
bill to authorize the judge of the United States courts of the fifth circuit

to hold the United States circuit court in Kentucky. (See bill H. R.

805.)
district courts in Alabama. (See bill H. R. 701.)
additional district court in Texas. (See bill S. 93.)
mode of practice of the United States circuit and district courts in Lou.
isiana, resolution of the Legislature of Louisiana.....

179
better organization of the district court in Louisiana. (See bill S. 282.)
Couvillion. Amelia. (Sce bill H. R. 678.)
Cox, Martha, memorial.....

133
Crandall, Sarah, petition referred..

54
report and bill (See bill S. 475).

235
Crawford, John, leave to withdraw..

49
(See bill S. 315.)
Crimes, bill to amend an act more effectually to provide for the punishment of

certain crimes against the United States, and for other purposes, approved 3d
March, 1825, and an act authorizing the issue of treasury notes, a loan, and for

other purposes, approved January 28, 1847. (See bill s. 312.)
Crittenden, Major George B.; injunction of secresy removed from the proceedings
of the Senate and documents in the case of....

384
yeas and nays........

387
Crockett, Joseph, heirs and legal representatives of, petition

61
Cross, Trueman, heirs of, report and bill (See bill S. 418),

183
Cuba, tonnage duty on Spanish vessels trading between the United States and,
resolution by Mr. Westcott modified and agreed to

55
negotiations for the purchase of, resolution by Mr. Miller.

67, 104
yeas and nays...

105
correspondence with the Spanish anthorities in Cuba relative to the impris.
onment of William H. Bush, resolution by Mr. Dickinson.....

143
message from the President, with a report from the Secretary of State 252
Custer, John W., documents..

149
leave to withdraw..

357
Customs, Commissioner of. (See bill H. R. 764.)
yeas and nays....

317, 318, 318, 319, 319, 320

D.

110

Dade county, Florida, exclusion of the mail system from, resolution by Mr. Yulee
Dallas, Hon. George M. (See Vice President)
Dameron, Charles, widow of. (See Polly Dameron.)

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