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render judgment upon the claim of Auf der Heide-Aragona, Incorporated, of West New York, New Jersey, as to the liability of the United States, if any, either legal or equitable, for losses alleged to have been sustained by the said Auf der Heide-Aragona, Incorporated, of West New York, New Jersey, as the result of the performance of a contract numbered VAC-1185, dated July 25, 1941, entered into with the Veterans' Administration.

Sec. 2. Notwithstanding any statute of limitations or lapse of time, suit upon such claim may be instituted by the claimant within one year after the date of enactment of this Act. Proceedings for the determination of such claim and review thereof, and payment of any judgment thereon, shall be had as in the case of claims over which such court has jurisdiction under section 1491 of title 28 of the United States Code.

Sec. 3. Nothing contained in this Act shall be construed as an inference of liability on the part of the United States Government.

Approved September 2, 1958.

62 Stat, 940,

Private Law 85-771

AN ACT
For the relief of Doctor Brant Bonner.

September 2, 1958

[S. 2469)

ner.

54 Stat, 1170.
8 USC 801 note.

Be it enacted by the Senate and Ilouse of Representatives of the Dr. Brant Bor United States of America in Congress assembled, That Doctor Brant

Bonner, who lost United States citizenship under the provisions of section 404 (b) of the Nationality Act of 1940, may be naturalized by taking, prior to one year after the date of enactment of this Act,

before any court referred to in subsection (a) of section 310 of the 66 Stat. 239, 258. Immigration and Nationality Act or before any diplomatic or conUSC 1421, sular officer of the United States abroad, an oath as prescribed by

section 337 of such Act. From and after naturalization under this Act, the said Doctor Brant Bonner shall have the same citizenship status as that which existed immediately prior to its loss.

Approved September 2, 1958.

1448.

September 2, 1958

(S. 3028)

Private Law 85-772

AN ACT
For the relief of Laszlo Cseri, Dorothy Margarethe Hadjisky, Maria Miceli, and

Francesco Riso.

66 Stat. 182. 8 USC 1182.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Laszlo Cseri. United States of America in ('ongress assembled, That, not withstand

ing the provision of section 212 (a).(1) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, Laszlo Cseri may be issued a visa and be admitted to the United States for permanent residence if otherwise admissible under the provisions of that Act: Provided, That if the beneficiary is

not entitled to medical care under the Dependents' Medical Care Act 37 USC 401 note. (70 Stat. 250), a suitable and proper bond or undertaking, approved 8 USC 1183. by the Attorney General, be deposited as prescribed by section 213

of the Immigration and Nationality Act. Dorothy M. Had- SEC. 2. Notwithstanding the provision of section 212 (a) (4) of the jisky and others.

Immigration and Nationality Act, Dorothy Margarethe Hadjisky, Maria Miceli, and Francesco Riso may be issued visas and admitted to the United States for permanent residence if they are found to be otherwise admissible under the provisions of that Act: Provided, That

suitable and proper bonds or undertakings, approved by the Attorney 8 USC 1183.

General, be deposited as prescribed by section 213 of the said Act.

8 USC 1182.

Sec. 3. The exemptions provided for in this Act shall apply only to grounds for exclusion of which the Department of State or the Department of Justice had knowledge prior to the enactment of this Act.

Approved September 2, 1958.

Private Law 85-773

AN ACT
For the relief of Carl Ebert and his wife, Gertrude Ebert.

September 2, 1958

(S. 3276)

Carl Ebert and wife.

66 Stat. 269. 8 USC 1484.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in ('ongress assembled, That section 352 (a) of the Immigration and Nationality Act shall be held to have been and to be inapplicable to Carl Ebert and his wife, Gertrude Ebert: Provided, That they return to the United States to reside within three years following the date of the enactment of this Act.

Approved September 2, 1958.

Private Law 85-774

AN ACT
For the relief of Vivian D. Giesey.

September 2, 1958

(S. 3287)

Vivian D. Giesey.

46 Stat, 468.
5 USC 691 note.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That (a) the Civil Service Commission is authorized and directed to pay, out of any money in the civil service retirement and disability fund, to Vivian D. Giesey, an annuity equal to the annuity which she would have received under the provisions of the Civil Service Retirement Act of May 29, 1930, as amended, if her husband, William C. Giesey, had continued to serve as an employee of the United States until his death on September 29, 1954, and had retired on that date, the said William C. Giesey having served as an employee of the United States for approximately twenty years until he was separated from Federal employment on July 31, 1954.

(b) There shall be deducted and withheld from the annuity authorized under the first section of this Act an amount equal to the amount of any refund of contributions which have been made on account of the death of the said William C. Giesey.

Approved September 2, 1958.

Private Law 85-775

AN ACT
For the relief of Marie Inette Konomos.

September 2, 1958

(S. 3503)

Marie I. Konomos.

66 Stat. 169, 180.

8 USC 1101, 1155.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That, for the purposes of sections 101 (a) (27). (A) and 205 of the Immigration and Nationality Act, the minor child, Marie Inette Konomos, shall be held and considered to be the natural-born alien child of John S. Konomos and Wilma I. Konomos, citizens of the United States: Provided, That no natural parent of the beneficiary, by virtue of such relationship, shall be accorded any right, status, or privilege under the Immigration and Nationality Act.

Approved September 2, 1958.

Private Law 85-776

AN ACT
For the relief of Vicenta Garcia y Puente.

September 2, 1958

(S. 3818]

Vicenta y Puente.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Garcia United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Attorney

General is authorized and directed to cancel any outstanding order and warrant of deportation, warrant of arrest, and bonds, which may have issued in the case of Vicenta Garcia y Puente. From and after the date of the enactment of this Act, the said Vicenta Garcia y Puente shall not again be subject to deportation by reason of the same facts upon which such deportation proceedings were commenced or any such warrant and orders have issued.

Approved September 2, 1958.

September 2, 1958

(S. 3915)

Private Law 85-777

AN ACT
For the relief of Chiyoko Yoshimoto.

moto.

66 Stat. 163.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Chiyoko Yoshi- United States of America in Congress assembled, That, in the admin

istration of the Immigration and Nationality Act, Chiyoko Yoshimoto, 8 USC 1101 note. the fiancée of Theodore T. Oyler, a citizen of the United States, shall

be eligible for a visa as a nonimmigrant temporary visitor for a period of three months: Provided, That the administrative authorities find that the said Chiyoko Yoshimoto is coming to the United States with a bona fide intention of being married to the said Theodore T. Oyler and that she is found otherwise admissible under the immigration laws. In the event the marriage between the above-named persons does not occur within three months after the entry of the said Chiyoko Yoshimoto, she shall be required to depart from the United States

and upon failure to do so shall be deported in accordance with the 8 USC 1252, provisions of sections 242 and 243 of the Immigration and Nationality

Act. In the event that the marriage between the above-named persons shall occur within three months after the entry of the said Chiyoko Yoshimoto, the Attorney General is authorized and directed to record the lawful admission for permanent residence of the said Chiyoko Yoshimoto as of the date of the payment by her of the required visa fee.

Approved September 2, 1958.

1253.

Private Law 85-778

AN ACT
For the relief of Mercede Svaldi.

September 2, 1958

(S. 4032]

Be it enacted by the Senate and IIouse of Representatives of the Mercede Swaldi. United States of Åmerica in Congress assembled, That, notwithstand

ing the provisions of section 212 (a) (1) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, Mercede Svaldi may be issued a visa and admitted to the United States if she is found to be otherwise admissible under the provisions of that Act: Provided, That a suitable and proper bond or undertaking, approved by the Attorney General, be deposited as prescribed by section 213 of said Act: Provided further, That this exemption shall apply only to grounds for exclusion of which the Department of State or the Department of Justice has knowledge prior to enactment of this Act.

8 USC 1182.

8 USC 1183.

Approved September 2, 1958.

Private Law 85-779

AN ACT
For the relief of Harold Pangelinan,

September 2, 1958

(S. 4113)

Harold Pangelinan.

66 Stat. 182. 8 USC 1182.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That, notwithstanding the provisions of paragraph (4) of section 212 (a) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, Harold Pangelinan may be issued a visa and be admitted to the United States for permanent residence if he is found to be otherwise admissible under the provisions of such Act: Provided, That if the said Harold Pangelinan is not entitled to medical care under the Dependents' Medical Care Act (70 Stat. 250), a suitable and proper bond or undertaking, approved by the Attorney General, be deposited as prescribed by section 213 of the Immigration and Nationality Act. This Act shall apply only to grounds for exclusion under such paragraph known to the Secretary of State or the Attorney General prior to the date of the enactment of this Act.

Approved September 2, 1958.

37 USC 401 note.

8 USC 1183.

Private Law 85-780

AN ACT
For the relief of Mr. and Mrs. Carmen Scoppettuolo.

September 6, 1958

[H, R, 4059)

Mr. Carmen Scoppettuolo and wife.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Treasury is authorized and directed to pay, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to Mr. and Mrs. Carmen Scoppettuolo of Belleville, New Jersey, the sum of $1,540. Payment of such sum shall be in full settlement of all claims of the said Mr. and Mrs. Carmen Scoppettuolo against the United States by reason of the expenses incurred by them in making a visit to the United States Military Cemetery St. Laurent (Normandy), France. The Department of the Army had erroneously informed them

that their son, Private First Class James V. Scoppettuolo, was buried there: Provided, That no part of the amount appropriated in this Act shall be paid or delivered to or received by any agent or attorney on account of services rendered in connection with this claim, and the same shall be unlawful, any contract to the contrary notwithstanding. Any person violating the provisions of this Act shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof shall be fined in any sum not exceeding $1,000.

Approved September 6, 1958.

Private Law 85-781

AN ACT
For the relief of Arthur LeRoy Brown.

September 6, 1958

[S, 165)

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the L'nited States of America in Congress assembled, That, notwithstanding any statute of limitations or lapse of time, the jurisdiction con

Arthur L. Brown. 62 Stat. 933.

ferred upon the United States District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi by subsection (b) of section 1346, title 28, United States Code, is hereby extended to a civil action, which may be commenced not later than one year after the enactment of this Act, asserting any claim or claims of Arthur LeRoy Brown of Purvis, Mississippi, against the United States for money damages arising out of personal injuries and property damage sustained by him in an accident which occurred near Camp Shelby, Mississippi, on February 26, 1942, between a United States Army vehicle and a vehicle owned and operated by the said Arthur LeRoy Brown.

Approved September 6, 1958.

Private Law 85-782

AN ACT
For the relief of William F. Peltier.

September 6, 1958

(S. 2146)

Peltier.

38 USC 2701.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the W.111iam F. United States of America in Congress assembled, That for the pur

poses of title 7 of the Veterans' Benefits Act of 1957 (71 Stat. 115), authorizing payments to certain disabled veterans for the purchase of automobiles, William F. Peltier, a totally disabled veteran of World War II who lost a hand as the result of a service-incurred injury, shall be deemed to have filed his application for this benefit within the time limit prescribed in section 705 of title 7 of the Veterans' Benefits Act of 1957: Provided, That the said William F. Peltier shall file an application for such benefits within one year of the effective date of this Act.

Approved September 6, 1958.

38 USC 2705.

Private Law 85-783

AN ACT
For the relief of George E. Ketchum.

September 6, 1958

(S. 332 1]

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the George E. United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary Ketchum.

of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to pay, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of $5,000 to George E. Ketchum of Cheyenne, Wyoming, in full settleient of all claims of the said George Ě. Ketchum against the United States for injuries incurred by said George E. Ketchum on August 15, 1957, at Warren Air Base, Cheyenne, Wyoming, when he was thrown from a painter's scaffold and permanently injured due to the action of :1 member of the Armed Forces: Provided, That payment made under this Act shall not be subject to any right of subrogation or claim for reimbursement in whole or in part under any contract of insurance, and no payment made hereunder shall absolve any insurer of any obligation under any such contract: And provided further, That no part of the amount appropriated in this Act in excess of 10 per centum thereof shall be paid or delivered to or received by any agent or attorney on account of services rendered in connection with this claim, and the same shall be unlawful, any contract to the contrary notwithstanding. Any person violating the provisions of this Act shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof shall be fined in any sum not exceeding $1,000.

Approved September 6, 1958.

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