Reports of Committees: 30th Congress, 1st Session - 48th Congress, 2nd Session, Volum 1

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Side xii - No witness is privileged to refuse to testify to any fact, or to produce any paper, respecting which he shall be examined by either house of Congress, or by any committee of either house, upon the ground that his testimony to such fact or his production of such paper may tend to disgrace him or otherwise render him infamous.
Side 1 - Actual damages clearly include the direct and actual loss which the plaintiff sustains propter rem ipsam non habitant. And in case of a contract like this, that loss is, among other things, the difference between the cost of doing the work and the price to be paid for it.
Side 3 - That there shall be granted to each State specified in the first section of this act five hundred thousand acres of land for purposes of internal improvement : Provided, that to each of the said States which has already received grants for said purposes, there is hereby granted no more than a quantity of land which shall, together with the amount such State has...
Side 20 - ... or otherwise, any officer of an election in any such State or Territory to receive a vote from a person not legally qualified or entitled to vote; or interfere in any manner with any officer of said elections in the discharge of his duties...
Side 3 - And be it further enacted, That a bounty shall be paid by the United States, of twenty dollars, for each person on board any ship of an enemy at the commencement of an engagement, which shall be sunk or destroyed by any ship or vessel belonging to the United States of inferior force, the same to be divided among the officers and crew in the same manner as prize money.
Side 2 - Resolved, &c., that all aids and supplies, and aids to his Majesty in Parliament, are the sole gift of the Commons ; and all bills for the granting of any such aids and supplies ought to begin with the Commons ; and that it is the undoubted and sole right of the Commons to direct, limit and appoint in such bills the ends, purposes, considerations, conditions, limitations and qualifications of such grants, which ought not to be changed or altered by the House of Lords.

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