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Collection Reference Number GLC03734
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1786 
Title An Act for defraying sundry Incidental Charges
Date 2 June 1786
Author Livingston, William (1723-1790)  
Document Type Government document
Content Description Appropriations bill signed by New Jersey Governor Livingston and co-signed by Benjamin Van Cleve as Speaker of the Assembly. Lists several persons to be paid or reimbursed. Most of the payments go to members of the Privy Council or the Assembly for attending sessions. There are several payments for the transport of prisoners. Also pays for the room rentals for the council and assembly to meet. Docket says the bill was read three times in both the council and assembly and was passed. Includes a small ribbon in mylar in the folder.
Subjects Law  Government and Civics  Finance  Landlord and Tenant  Prisoner  Transportation  
People Livingston, William (1723-1790)  
Place written Trenton, New Jersey
Theme Government & Politics; Law; Banking & Economics
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information Signer of the U.S. Constitution.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859