The Laws of Texas, 1822-1897 Volume 2 Page: 90
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Laws of the Republic of Texas.
Sec. 3. Be it further resolved, That the six pieces of field artillery
presented to. the Republic by General Chambers, "in token of
his devotion to her liberties and national independence," be accepted,
and that the thanks of this Congress be tendered to him for
the liberal donation.
JOHN M. HANSFORD,
Speaker of the House of Representatives.
DAVID G. BURNET,
President of the Senate.
Approved, January 25, 1839.
MIIRABEAU B. LAMAR.
Supplementary to an act entitled an act for the permanent location
of the Seat of Government.
Sec. 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
of the Republic of Texas in Congress assembled, That the
President be, and he is hereby required to have erected at the point
which may be selected for the location of the Seat of Government,
agreeable to the provisions of the act to which this is a supplement,
such buildings as he may deem necessary for the accommodation
of the fourth annual Congress of this Republic, together
with the [President and cabinet and other officers of the Government:
Provided, Such location should not be made at a point where
such buildings can be obtained.
Sec. 2. Be it further enacted, That it shall be the duty of the
President, together with his cabinet officers, to proceed to the point
selected for the location of the Seat of Government as aforesaid,
together with the archives of this Government, previous to the first
cdav of October next, at which place the fourth annual Congress of
this Republic shall assemble on the second MIonday in November
Sec. 3. Be it further enacted, That the sum of twenty thousand
dollars, or so much thereof as may be necessary, be and the
same is hereby appropriated for the purposes as set forth
in this act, and that the secretary of the treasury be, and he is
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Gammel, Hans Peter Mareus Neilsen. The Laws of Texas, 1822-1897 Volume 2, book, 1898; Austin, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth6726/m1/94/: accessed August 16, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; .