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Collection Reference Number GLC01431.01
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1790 
Title An Act to provide for Mitigating or Remitting the Forfeitures and Penalties, accruing under the Revenue-Laws, in certain cases therein mentioned
Date 26 May 1790
Author Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826)  
Document Type Government document
Content Description Places district judges in charge of all cases of fines, penalty of forfeiture, etc. Judges then report the cases to the Secretary of the Treasury. Printed document signed by Jefferson as Secretary of State, verified as a true copy.
Subjects Judiciary  Finance  Economics  Law  Congress  President  Taxes or Taxation  
People Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826)  
Place written New York, New York
Theme Government & Politics
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859