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September 28, 1850 Act that extended the Laws and the Judicial System of the United States to the State of California.
This act provided that all the laws of the United States that were not locally in applicable would have the same force and effect within the said State of California as elsewhere in the United States and that the State would have a northern and southern district. The act provided for the appointment, duties and compensation of various court officers.
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