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All property owned by said rail
SEC. 2. That Congress shall have the right to regulate Congress to have the rates of fare collected by said company from passen- tiug rates of fare. gers, and the rates of charge for the transportation of freight per ton per mile for all freight passing into the District of Columbia on said railroad shall be not more than the rates charged per ton per mile on that part of the said Orange, Alexandria, and Manassas railroad not in the said District; and that all property owned by said company within said District shall be subject to taxation by the road company, jo proper municipal authority, and Washington city shall be ington to he subject considered as a terminal point, and entitled to all the privileges and facilities of any other terminal points on said road.
Sec. 3. That said railroad company shall give to other Said railroai comrailroad companies connecting therewith the right to tain privileges to pass through and use said tunnel, on such reasonable terms pauies. as may be agreed upon between the respective parties or Congress prescribe.
Sec. 4. That this act may be at any time amended or repealed by Congress.
other railroad com.
peal this act.
Congress to have the right at any time to amend or re
INDEX TO ORGANIC ACT.
Number and residence of members ..........
Powers of the corporation ....
be appropriated for the equal benefit of all the youths of the District
Appointment and term of office of .........
7 22 7
Bills not returned within ten days, &c .........
trict belonging to the United States ....
9 13 22
9 10 9 9 22 12
9 10 10
18 19 19
Tlouse of Delegates
Number, qualifications, and residence of members.
appointment of members of the Council, and election
of members of the House of Delegates...
order and preside until, &c .........
Additional jurisdiction may be conferred...
The practice thereof may be modified ........... Justices of the peace
Legislative Assembly may provide for the appointment of as many as
may be necessary
To consist of Council and House of Delegates
vote on final passage of..
of power to contract debts
10 13 13 16 12 13 12 10 13 12 23 10 17 15
ferring additional jurisdiction .........
create, &c., by general law, corporations for certain purposes.
make certain payments...
borrow money or issue bonds except, &c..
Oath of members of
refusal to take, to forfeit office.
falsely taking to be perjury, to forfeit office, and to disqualify..
vide for their support ...........
cers, prescribe their duties, &c .........
Yeas and nays
Abolished from certain date.......
thorities of Washington or Georgetown, or by the Levy Court .......
Georgetown to be known as Washington and Georgetown, respect-
Election or appointment of such as are necessary to be provided for
by law ............