commander of the Trans. Mississippi District.
Laid on the table and ordered to be printed.
Also, letters from the Secretary of War and Quartermaster General in relation to the payment of troops.
Referred to the Committee on Military Affairs and ordered to be printed.
The House then took up the order for the morning hour, being the bill to provide for the further issue of Treasury Notes, reported by Mr. Kenner from the Committee of Ways and Means.
After some discussion, in which Messrs Johnson of Va., Kenner and Machen of Ky., participated, the bill was passed substantially as it came from the Committee.
We give the bill as it passed:
A Bill. to be entitled An Act to provide for the further issue of Treasury Notes.
Section 1. The Congress of the Confederate States of America do enact. That the Secretary of the Treasury be, and he is hereby authorized, from time to time, to issue in addition to the Bonds, Certificates of Stock, and Treasury Notes already authorized b