|Series||Early American imprints -- no. 45626.|
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Get this from a library! An act imposing duties on the tonnage of ships or vessels.. [United States. Congress House.]. An act imposing duties on the tonnage of ships or vessels.. [United States. Congress House.] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n library. The Tariff Act of was the first major piece of legislation passed in the United States after the ratification of the United States Constitution and it had two purposes. It was to protect manufacturing industries developing in the nation and was to raise revenue for the federal government. It was sponsored by Congressman James Madison, passed by the 1st United . An act imposing duties on tonnage. May. Read the third time, and passed the house of representatives. John Beckley, Clerk. New York, Printed by Thomas Greenleaf, June
Book/Printed Material Congress of the United States: at the second session, begun and held at the City of New-York on Monday the fourth of January, one thousand seven hundred and ninety. An act imposing duties on the tonnage of ships or vessels. Congress of the United States: At the second session, begun and held at the city of New-York on Monday the fourth of January, one thousand seven hundred and ninety. [microform]: An act imposing duties on the tonnage of ships or vessels. An Act to regulate the Time and Manner of administering certain Oaths. June 1, 2 Chapter II. An Act for laying a Duty on Goods, Wares, and Merchandises imported into the United States. July 4, 3 Chapter III. An Act imposing Duties on Tonnage. J 4 Chapter IV. Townshend Duties. The Townshend Acts, named after Charles Townshend, British chancellor of the Exchequer, imposed duties on British china, glass, lead, paint, paper and tea imported to the colonies.
Get this from a library! Congress of the United States: begun and held at the city of New-York, on Wednesday the fourth of March, one thousand seven hundred and eighty-nine.: An act imposing duties on tonnage.. [United States.]. (d) Tonnage tax shall be imposed upon a vessel even though she enters a port of the United States only for orders. (e) The fact that a vessel passes through the Panama Canal does not affect the rate of tonnage tax otherwise applicable to the vessel. (f) For the purpose of computing tonnage tax, the net tonnage of a vessel stated in the vessel's marine document shall be . Acts of import and tonnage, declared in force as to the state of R. Island. Act of July 4, , ch. 2. Act of J , ch. 3. Section 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the several and respective duties specified, and laid in and by the act, intituled “An act for laying a duty on . The act of tonnage and poundage, and rates of merchandize: with further subsidy; the 1/3 and 2/3 subsidies; the old impost; the additional impost; and all other duties relating to His Majesty's customs, payable upon any sort of merchandize imported or exported.