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President's Positions on 39th House Roll Call Votes


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h39v53TO PASS H. R. 204, (14 STAT 3 2/10/1866), TO FURTHER REGULATE THE REGISTRY OF VESSELS. (P. 332-2)HR2041Yea vote
14 STAT 3, APP 2/10/1866
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h39v57TO PASS S. 60. (P. 688-2)S606Nay vote
Vetoed
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h39v58TO PASS H. J. RES. 17, (14 STAT 350, 3/10/1866) GIVING CONSENT OF CONGRESS TO THE TRANSFER OF BARKLEY AND JEFFERSON COUNTIES FROM THE STATE OF VIRGINIA TO THE STATE OF W. VA.. (P. 698)HJR171Yea vote
14 STAT 350, 3/10/1866
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h39v60TO PASS S. J. RES. 26, (14 STAT 349, 2/10/1866) FOR THE PAYMENT OF EXPENSES INCURRED BY JOINT COMMITTEE TO INQUIRE INTO THE CONDITION OF STATES WHICH FORMED THE SO-CALLED CONFEDERATE STATES OF AMERICA. (P. 719-3, 720-1)SJR261Yea vote
14 STAT 349, 2/10/1866
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h39v61TO PASS H. R. 85, (14 STAT 66, 6/21/1866) PROVIDING FOR THE DISPOSAL OF THE PUBLIC LANDS FOR HOMESTEADS TO ACTUAL SETTLERS IN THE STATES OF ALABAMA, MISSISSIPPI, LOUISIANA, ARKAN., AND FLORIDA. (P. 748-2, 3)HR851Yea vote
(14 STAT 66, 6/21/1866
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h39v120TO PASS S. 61. (P. 1367-2)S616Nay vote
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h39v133TO PASS H. R. 238, (14 STAT 46, 5/10/1866), A BILL TO AMEND AN ACT ENTITLED 'AN ACT RELATING TO HABEAS CORPUS AND REGULATING JUDICIAL PROCEEDINGS IN CERTAIN CASES,' APPROVED MARCH 3, 1863. (P. 1530-1)HR2381Yea vote
14 STAT 46, 5/10/1866
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h39v136TO PASS H. R. 11 (14 STAT 66), A BILL TO FACILITATE COMMERCIAL, POSTAL AND MILITARY COMMUNICATION AMONG THE SEVERAL STATES. (P. 1549-3)HR111Yea vote
14 STAT 66
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h39v137TO PASS H. R. 360 (14 STAT 32, 4/12/1866) A BILL PROVIDING FOR REIMBURSEMENT OF STATE OF PA. FOR MONEYS ADVANCED TO GOVERNMENT FOR WAR PURPOSES. (P. 1238-1, 1608-1)HR3601Yea vote
14 STAT 32, 4/12/1866
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h39v139TO PASS H. R. 207. (P. 1614-2)HR2071Yea vote
14 STAT 31, 4/12/1866
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h39v145TO PASS S. 85, (14 STAT 30, 4/10/1866), A BILL GRANTING TO THE STATE OF WISC. A DONATION OF PUBLIC LAND TO AID IN CONSTRUCTION OF A BREAKWATER, HARBOR, AND SHIP CANAL AT HEAD OF STURGEON BAY IN COUNTY DOOR, TO CONNECT WATERS OF GREEN BAY WITH LS851Yea vote
14 STAT 30, 4/10/1866
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h39v146TO PASS S. 80, (14 STAT 578, 4/10/1866), AUTHORIZING THE PROPER ACCOUNTING OFFICER OF THE TREASURY TO RELEASE MR RITTENHOUSE FROM ALL ACCOUNTABILITY FOR THE AMOUNT OF $13,500, PUBLIC MONEY STOLEN FROM HIM AN THE EVENING OF OCTOBER 30, 1865 WHILS801Yea vote
14 STAT 578, 4/10/1866
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h39v154TO OVERRIDE VETO OF S. 61. (P. 1861)S616Nay vote
Vetoed
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h39v157TO PASS H. R. 7. (P. 1874-1)HR71Yea vote
Signed March 2, 1867
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h39v158TO PASS H. R. 50 (14 STAT 208, 7/23/1866), A BILL PROVIDING FOR AMENDMENT OF THE FIFTH SECTION OF THE ACT DONATING PUBLIC LANDS TO THE SEVERAL STATES AND TERRITORIES WHICH MAY PROVIDE COLLEGE FOR BENEFIT OF AGRICULTURE AND THE MECHANIC ARTS, APHR501Yea vote
14 STAT 208, 7/23/1866
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h39v159TO PASS S. J. RES. 49, (14 STAT 353, 4/17/1866), A BILL PROVIDING FOR THE TEMPORARY RELIEF OF DESTITUTE PEOPLE IN THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, BY APPROPRIATING $25,000 FOR THE RELIEF OF DESTITUTE COLORED POPULATIONS IN DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, TO BE SJR491Yea vote
14 STAT 353, 4/17/1866
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h39v200TO PASS S. 74. (P. 2374)S746Nay vote
Vetoed
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h39v201TO PASS H. J. RES. 133, (14 STAT 355, 5/16/1866), A BILL RELATING TO THE ATTEMPTED ASSASSINATION OF EMPEROR OF RUSSIA AND PROVIDING THAT CONGRESS SEND GREETINGS TO IMPERIAL MAJESTY AND RUSSIAN NATION AND CONGRATULATE THE 20,000,000 SERF UPON THHJR1331Yea vote
14 STAT 355, 5/16/1866
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h39v203TO PASS H. R. 3 (14 STAT 223, 7/25/1866), A BILL TO REVIVE THE GRADE OF GENERAL OF THE UNITED STATES ARMY. (P. 2393)HR31Yea vote
14 STAT 223, 7/25/1866
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h39v225TO PASS S. 318 (14 STAT 54, 5/26/1866), A BILL AUTHORIZING THE APPOINTMENT OF ADDITIONAL ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF THE NAVY. (P. 2741)S3181Yea vote
14 STAT 54, 5/26/1866
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h39v249TO PASS H. R. 452 (14 STAT 396, 2/18/1867), A BILL TO AUTHORIZE THE SECRETARY OF NAVY TO ACCEPT LEAGUE ISLAND, IN THE RIVER DELAWARE, FOR A NAVAL DEPOT. (P. 3024)HR4521Yea vote
14 STAT 396, 2/18/1867
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h39v260TO PASS S. 350 (14 STAT 66, 6/18/1866), A BILL TO AUTHORIZE THE COMMISSIONER OF PATENTS TO PAY THOSE EMPLOYED AS EXAMINER AND ASSISTANT EXAMINERS THE SALARY FIXED BY LAW FOR THE DUTIES PERFORMED BY THEM. (P. 3164)S3501Yea vote
14 STAT 66, 6/18/1866
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h39v263TO PASS H. J. R. 161 (14 STAT 361, 6/23/1866), A BILL TO PAY STATE OF VT. THE SUM EXPENDED FOR THE PROTECTION OF THE FRONTIER AGAINST THE INVASION FROM CANADA IN 1864, (PAYMENT NOT EXCEEDING $16,463.81). (P. 3239)HJR1611Yea vote
14 STAT 361, 6/23/1866
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h39v268TO PASS H. R. 276. (P. 3270-2)HR2761Yea vote
14 STAT 434, 3/2/1867
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h39v274TO PASS S. 145 (14 STAT 212, 7/23/1866), PROVIDING FOR A GRANT OF LANDS TO STATE OF KAN. TO AID IN CONSTRUCTION OF NORTHERN KAN. RAILROAD AND TELEGRAPH. (P. 3327)S1451Yea vote
14 STAT 212, 7/23/1866
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h39v280TO PASS H. R. 18, (14 STAT 82, 7/3/1866), PROVIDING FOR THE RELIEF OF THE 37TH REGIMENT IOWA VOLUNTEERS INFANTRY. (P. 3415, 3416)HR181Yea vote
14 STAT 82, 7/3/1866
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h39v281TO PASS S. 317 (14 STAT 79, 7/3/1866), A BILL TO AMEND AN ACT TO AID IN THE CONSTRUCTION OF A RAILROAD AND TELEGRAPH LINE FROM THE MO. RIVER TO THE PACIFIC OCEAN AND TO SECURE TO THE GOVERNMENT THE USE OF SAME FOR POSTAL, MILITARY AND OTHER PURS3171Yea vote
14 STAT 79, 7/3/1866
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h39v282TO PASS S. 222 (14 STAT 178, 7/18/1866), A BILL TO PREVENT SMUGGLING AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES. (P. 3440)S2221Yea vote
14 STAT 178, 7/18/1866
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h39v298TO AGREE TO CONFERENCE REPORT ON H. R. 513 (14 STAT 98, 7/13/1866), A BILL TO AMEND AN ACT TO PROVIDE INTERNAL REVENUE TO SUPPORT THE GOVERNMENT, TO PAY INTEREST ON THE PUBLIC DEBT AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES, APPROVED JUNE 20, 1864, AND ACTS AMENDAHR5131Yea vote
14 STAT 98, 7/13/1866
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h39v311TO PASS S. 357 (14 STAT 221, 7/24/1866), A BILL TO AID IN THE CONSTRUCTION OF TELEGRAPH LINES AND SECURE TO THE GOVERNMENT THE USE OF SAME FOR POSTAL, MILITARY AND OTHER PURPOSES. (P. 3747)S3571Yea vote
14 STAT 221, 7/24/1866
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h39v317TO PASS H. R. 613, A BILL TO CONTINUE IN FORCE AND TO AMEND AN ACT TO ESTABLISH A FREEDMEN'S BUREAU.HR6136Nay vote
Vetoed
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h39v324TO CONCUR IN A SENATE AMENDMENT TO H.R. 334 (14 STAT 209, 7/23/1866), AN ACT TO FIX THE NUMBER OF JUSTICES ON THE U.S. SUPREME COURT, AND TO CHANGE CERTAIN JUDICIAL CIRCUITS. THE SENATE AMENDMENT PROVIDES THAT THE SUPREME COURT SHALL CONSIST OFHR3341Yea vote
14 STAT 209, 7/23/1866
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h39v341TO PASS H. J. RES. 83, THAT THE STATE OF TENN. IS HEREBY RESTORED TO HER FORMER PROPER PRACTICAL RELATIONS TO THE UNION AND IS AGAIN ENTITLED TO BE REPRESENTED BY SENATORS AND REPRESENTATIVES IN CONGRESS, DULY ELECTED, AND QUALIFIED UPON THEIR HJR831Yea vote
14 STAT 364, 7/24/1866
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h39v358TO PASS H. R. 719 (14 STAT 383, 2/5/1867), A BILL TO PUNISH CERTAIN CRIMES IN RELATION TO PUBLIC SECURITIES, CURRENCY AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES. (P. 4096)HR7191Yea vote
14 STAT 383, 2/5/1867
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h39v368TO PASS S. 20 (14 STAT 292, 7/27/1866), A BILL GRANTING LANDS TO AID IN THE CONSTRUCTION OF A RAILROAD AND TELEGRAPH LINE FROM THE STATE OF MO. AND ARKAN. TO THE PACIFIC COAST BY THE SOUTHERN ROUTE. (P. 1972, 4183)S201Yea vote
14 STAT 292, 7/27/1866
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h39v371TO PASS S. 406 (14 STAT 306, 7/27/1866), A BILL PROVIDING FOR THE REMOVAL OF CERTAIN CASES FROM THE STATE COURTS. (P. 4203)S4061Yea vote
14 STAT 306, 7/27/1866
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h39v372TO PASS S. 400 (14 STAT 308), A BILL TO FIX COMPENSATION OF CERTAIN COLLECTORS OF CUSTOMS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.S4001Yea vote
14 STAT 308
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h39v382TO PASS S. 447, A BILL TO ADMIT STATE OF NEBRASKA INTO THE UNION. (P. 4276-1)S4476Nay vote
Vetoed
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h39v387TO PASS THE REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE OF CONFERENCE ON THE DISAGREEING VOTES OF BOTH HOUSES ON THE AMENDMENTS TO H. R. 737.HR7371Yea vote
14 STAT 310, 7/28/1866
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h39v389TO PASS H. R. 828 (14 STAT 377, 1/21/1867), A BILL TO REPEAL SECTION 13 OF AN ACT TO SURPRESS INSURRECTION, TO PUNISH TREASON AND REBELLION, TO SEIZE AND CONFISCATE THE PROPERTY OF REBELS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES, APPROVED JULY 17, 1862. (P. 4-3)HR8281Yea vote
14 STAT 377, 1/21/1867
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h39v396TO PASS H. R. 830 (14 STAT 378, 1/22/1867), A BILL TO FIX THE TIME FOR THE REGULAR MEETINGS OF CONGRESS. (P. 50-2)HR8301Yea vote
14 STAT 378, 1/22/1867
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h39v398TO PASS H. R. 874 (14 STAT 397, 2/21/1867), A BILL TO REGULATE THE DUTIES OF THE CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES IN PREPARING FOR ORGANIZATION OF THE HOUSE AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES. (P. 67-2)HR8741Yea vote
14 STAT 397, 2/21/1867
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h39v404TO CONCUR IN AMENDMENT MADE IN COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE TO H. R. 876 (14 STAT 373, 12/20/1866) A BILL MAKING APPROPRIATIONS TO SUPPLY DEFICIENCIES IN THE APPROPRIATIONS FOR THE SERVICE OF THE GOVERNMENT FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING JUNE 30, 1867, BHR8761Yea vote
14 STAT 373, 12/20/1866
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h39v405TO PASS H. J. RES. 173 (14 STAT 640, 2/22/1867), A BILL FOR THE RELIEF OF OBER, NANSON AND COMPANY, MERCHANTS OF NEW YORK. (P. 133-3)HJR1731Yea vote
14 STAT 640, 2/22/1867
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h39v406TO PASS S. 9 (14 STAT 375, 1/8/1867), A BILL TO REGULATE THE ELECTIVE FRANCHISE IN THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA. (P. 138-2)S91Yea vote
14 STAT 375, 1/8/1867
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h39v413TO PASS H. R. 910 (14 STAT 409, 2/25/1867), A BILL GRANTING LAND TO THE STATE OF ORE. TO AID IN THE CONSTRUCTION OF A MILITARY WAGON-ROAD FROM DALLAS CITY ON THE COLUMBIA RIVER TO FORT BOISE ON THE SNAKE RIVER. (P. 202)HR9101Yea vote
14 STAT 409, 2/25/1867
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h39v419TO PASS S. 459 (14 STAT 376, 1/14/1867), A BILL SUSPENDING THE PAYMENT OF MONEYS FROM THE TREASURY AS A COMPENSATION TO PERSONS CLAIMING THE SERVICE OR LABOR OF COLORED VOLUNTEERS OR DRAFTED MEN. (P. 322-2,3)S4591Yea vote
14 STAT 376, 1/14/1867
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h39v420TO PASS S. J. RES. 154 (14 STAT 563, 1/11/1867), A BILL TO PROVIDE FOR THE EXHIBITION OF THE CEREAL PRODUCTIONS OF THE UNITED STATES AT THE PARIS EXHIBITION. (P. 323-1, 324-1)SJR1541Yea vote
14 STAT 563, 1/11/1867
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h39v422TO PASS S. 1 (14 STAT 375, 1/8/1867), OVER PRESIDENTIAL VETO. S. 1 IS A BILL TO REGULATE THE ELECTIVE FRANCHISE IN THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA.S16Nay vote
Vetoed
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h39v425TO PASS H. R. 965 (14 STAT 412, 2/27/1867), A BILL DECLARING THE CLINTON BRIDGE ACROSS THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT CLINTON IN THE STATE OF IOWA A POST ROUTE. (P. 391-3, 398-2)HR9651Yea vote
14 STAT 412, 2/27/1867
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h39v426TO CONCUR IN SENATE AMENDMENT ON H. R. 508 (14 STAT 379, 1/25/1867), A BILL TO AMEND THE ORIGINAL ACTS OF THE TERRITORIES OF NEBRASKA, COLORADO, DAKOTA, MONTANA, WASHINGTON, IDAHO, ARIZONA, UTAH, AND NEW MEXICO. THE SENATE AMENDMENT SUBSTITUTESHR5081Yea vote
14 STAT 379, 1/25/1867
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h39v428TO PASS H. J. RES. 224 (14 STAT 569, 2/28/1867), A BILL GIVING ADDITIONAL COMPENSATION TO CERTAIN EMPLOYEES IN THE CIVIL SERVICE AT WASHINGTON. (P. 75, 425)HJR2241Yea vote
14 STAT 569, 2/28/1867
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h39v434TO PASS S. 456 AS AMENDED. (P. 399-2, 481)S4566Nay vote
Vetoed
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h39v436TO PASS S. 462, A BILL TO ADMIT STATE OF COLORADO INTO THE UNION. (P. 399, 481)S4626Nay vote
Vetoed
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h39v438TO PASS H. J. RES. 175 (14 STAT 643, 3/1/1867), A BILL TO AUDIT AND PAY THE CLAIM OF FULLER AND FISHER OF MO., FOR HORSES AND COACHES LOST IN CARRYING THE MAILS. (P. 559)HJR1751Yea vote
14 STAT 643, 3/1/1867
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h39v482TO PASS S. J. RES. 99 (14 STAT 640, 2/18/1867), PROVIDING FOR THE RELIEF OF PAUL S. FORBES FOR BUILDING AND FURNISHING THE STEAM SLOOP OF WAR IDAHO. (P. 750-1)SJR991Yea vote
14 STAT 640, 2/18/1867
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h39v483TO PASS S. 16 (14 STAT 617, 1/31/1867), PROVIDING FOR THE RELIEF OF JOSIAH O. ARMES THE SUM OF $9,500, FOR DAMAGES SUSTAINED BY HIM FOR DISTRUCTION OF HIS PROPERTY AT ARINADALE, FAIRFAX COUNTY, VIRGINIA, BY UNITED STATES TROOPS. (P. 758-2, 761)S161Yea vote
14 STAT 617, 1/31/1867
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h39v498TO PASS S. 453.S4536Nay vote
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h39v509TO PASS S. 456 (14 STAT 391, 2/9/1867), OVER PRESIDENTIAL VETO. S. 456 IS A BILL PROVIDING FOR THE ADMISSION OF NEBRASKA INTO THE UNION. (P. 399, 1121, 1122)S4566Nay vote
Vetoed
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h39v537TO CONCUR IN SENATE AMENDMENTS ON H. R. 1099 (14 STAT 398, 2/22/1867), A BILL PROVIDING FOR THE ELECTION OF A CONGRESSIONAL PRINTER. THE SENATE AMENDMENTS PROVIDE FOR ABOLITION OF OFFICE OF SUPERINTENDANT OF PUBLIC PRINTING AND FOR SENATE TO ELHR10991Yea vote
14 STAT 398, 2/22/1867
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h39v556TO PASS H. R. 1188 (14 STAT 625, 2/28/1867), FOR RELIEF OF JAMES FULTON; AUTHORIZING SECRETARY OF NAVY TO PAY SAME $86,400 FOR BUILDING FOUR STEAM TUB BOATS. (P. 1403)HR11881Yea vote
14 STAT 625, 2/28/1867
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h39v557TO PASS S. 283 (14 STAT 624, 2/25/1867), TO RELIEF OF EDWARD ST. CLAIR CLARKE, PAYMASTER OF UNITED STATES ON BOARD STEAMER SUMTER; THAT IN SETTLEMENT OF HIS ACCOUNTS AS ASSISTANT PAYMASTER, U.S. NAVY, THERE SHALL BE ALLOWED TO HIM THE SUM OF $4S2831Yea vote
14 STAT 624, 2/25/1867
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h39v560TO PASS S. 220, (14 STAT 424, 3/2/1867), A BILL FOR THE RELIEF OF CERTAIN CONTRACTORS. (P. 1265-1)S2201Yea vote
14 STAT 424, 3/2/1867
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h39v564TO PASS H. R. 859, (14 STAT 432, 3/2/1867), A BILL TO VALID AND CONCLUSIVE CERTAIN PROCLAMATIONS OF THE PRESIDENT AND ACTS DONE IN THE ISSUANCE THEREOF OR OF HIS ORDERS IN THE SUPRESSION OF THE LATE REBELLION. (P. 645, 1535-2)HR8591Yea vote
14 STAT 432, 3/2/1867
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h39v583TO PASS S. 501 (14 STAT 426, 3/2/1867), AMENDATORY OF AN ACT TO PROVIDE A TEMPORARY GOVERNMENT FOR MONTANA APPROVED MAY 26, 1864. (P. 1655-2)S5011Yea vote
14 STAT 426, 3/2/1867
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h39v594TO CONCURING IN SENATE AMENDMENT ON H. R. 1126 (14 STAT 485, 3/2/1867), A BILL MAKING APPROPRIATIONS FOR THE SUPPORT OF THE ARMY OF UNITED STATES FOR THE YEAR ENDING JUNE 30, 1868. THE SENATE AMENDMENT APPROPRIATES $250,000 FOR PURPOSE OF BUILDHR11261Yea vote
14 STAT 485, 3/2/1867
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h39v598TO CONCUR IN REPORT OF COMMITTEE OF CONFERENCE ON H. R. 598.HR5981Yea vote
14 STAT 517, 3/2/1867
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h39v603TO PASS H. R. 1143. (P. 1733)HR11436Nay vote
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h39v606TO PASS S. 453, OVER THE VETO OF THE PRESIDENT. S. 453 (14 STAT 430, 3/2/1867), IS A BILL REGULATING THE TENURE OF CERTAIN CIVIL OFFICES. (P. 1739-1)S4536Nay vote
Vetoed
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h39v608TO PASS H. R. 865 (14 STAT 548, 3/2/1867), A BILL GRANTING LANDS TO AID IN THE CONSTRUCTION OF A RAILROAD FROM THE CITY OF STOCKTON TO TOWN OF COPPERPOLIS, IN THE STATE OF CAL.. (P. 1769-1)HR8651Yea vote
14 STAT 548, 3/2/1867
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h39v609TO PASS S. 603 (14 STAT 543, 3/2/1867), A BILL TO AUTHORIZE THE ESTABLISHMENT OF OCEAN MAIL BETWEEN THE UNITED STATES AND THE HAWAIIAN ISLANDS. (P. 1781)S6031Yea vote
14 STAT 543, 3/2/1867
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h39v610TO PASS S. 509 (14 STAT 515), A BILL TO AMEND CERTAIN ACTS REGARDING THE NAVY. (P. 1788)S5091Yea vote
14 STAT 515
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