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FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT

President Franklin D. Roosevelt vetoed 635 bills, of which 372 were regular vetoes and 263 were pocket vetoes. Nine were overridden (Nos. 1153, 1316, 1369, 1372, 1412, 1571, 1630, 1730, 1753). There were no vetoes in the second session of the Seventy-fifth Congress nor in the second session of the Seventy-sixth Congress.

Seventy-third Congress, First Session

Pocket Veto 1136 H.R. 3344.

To amend section 14, subdivision 3, of the Federal
Farm Loan Act.
Pocket veto occurred after the 1st session of the 73d
Congress had adjourned sine die on June 15, 1933.
The bill was presented to the President on June 15,
1933. (77 Cong. Rec. 6197).
Seventy-third Congress, Second Session

Regular Vetoes 1137 S. 326.

Referring the claims of the Turtle Mountain Band of
Chippewa Indians of North Dakota to the Court of
Claims for adjudication and settlement.
Vetoed May 10, 1934. The veto message was laid
before the Senate, referred to the Committee on
Indian Affairs, and printed as S. Doc. No. 179.
(78 Cong. Rec. 8587).
Veto unchallenged.

1138 S. 558.

For the relief of Beryl M. McHam.
Vetoed March 1, 1934. The veto message was laid
before the Senate and printed as S. Doc. No. 147.
(78 Cong. Rec. 3485).
Veto unchallenged.

1139

S. 1484.
For the relief of Miles Thomas Barrett.

Vetoed April 17, 1934. The veto message was laid
before the Senate, referred to the Committee on
Military Affairs, and printed as S. Doc. No. 171.
(78 Cong. Rec. 6699).
Veto unchallenged.

1140 S. 1724.

Authorizing the reimbursement of Edward B. Wheeler
and the State Investment Co. for the loss of certain
lands in the Mora Grant, N. Mex.
Vetoed March 15, 1934. The veto message was laid
before the Senate referred to the Committee on
Public Lands, and printed as S. Doc. No. 154. (78
Cong. Rec. 4757).

1141

H.R. 177.
For the relief of Lottie Bryant Steel.
Vetoed May 22, 1934. The veto message was laid
before the House, referred to the Committee on
Claims, and printed as H.R. Doc. No. 381. (78 Cong.
Rec. 9405, 9406).
Veto unchallenged.

1142 H.R. 276.

To authorize the placing of a bronze tablet bearing
the replica of the Congressional Medal of Honor
upon the grave of the late Brig. Gen. Robert H. Dun-
lap, United States Marines Corps, in Arlington Na-
tional Cemetery.
Vetoed May 25, 1934. The veto message was laid
before the House, referred to the Committee on
Naval Affairs, and printed as H.R. Doc. No. 387.
(78 Cong. Rec. 9757).
Veto unchallenged.

1143 H.R. 507.

For the relief of John Thomas Simpkins.
Vetoed May 9, 1934. The veto message was laid be-
fore the House, referred to the Committee on Naval
Affairs, and printed as H.R. Doc. No. 362. (78
Cong. Rec. 8443).
Veto

unchallenged

1144 H.R. 1870.

For the relief of Corrine Blackburn Gale.
Vetoed May 9, 1934. The veto message was laid
before the House, referred to the Committee on
Claims, and printed as H.R. Doc. No. 363. (78
Cong. Rec. 8443).
Veto

unchallenged.

1145 H.R. 2032.

For the relief of Richard A. Chavis.

Vetoed June 13, 1934. The veto message was laid
before the House, referred to the Committee on
Military Affairs, and printed as H.R. Doc. No. 401.
(78 Cong. Rec. 11422).
Veto unchallenged.

1146 H.R. 2035.

For the relief of Jennie Bruce Gallahan.
Vetoed June 13, 1934. The veto message was laid
before the House, referred to the Committee on
District of Columbia, and printed as H.R. Doc. No.
402. (78 Cong. Rec. 11422).
Veto unchallenged.

1147 H.R. 2749.

For the relief of E.B. Rose.
Vetoed June 16, 1934. The veto message was laid
before the House, referred to the Committee on
Claims, and printed as H.R. Doc. No. 403. (78
Cong. Rec. 12255).
Veto

unchallenged.

1148

H.R. 3553.
For the relief of Harvey O. Willis.
Vetoed May 21, 1934. The veto message was laid
before the House, referred to the Committee on
Military Affairs, and printed as H.R. Doc. No. 377.
(78 Cong. Rec. 9271, 9272).
Veto unchallenged.

1149 H.R. 3908.

For the relief of Joanna A. Sheehan.
Vetoed March 27, 1934. The veto message was laid
before the House, referred to the Committee on
Claims, and printed as H.R. Doc. No. 292. (78
Cong. Rec. 5546).
Veto

unchallenged

1150 H.R. 4973.

For the relief of G.C. Vandover.
Vetoed May 24, 1934. The veto message was laid
before the House, referred to the Committee on
Claims, and printed as H.R. Doc. No. 385. (78
Cong. Rec. 9550).
Veto unchallenged.

1151

H.R. 5542.
For the relief of Joe G. McInerney.
Vetoed May 21, 1934. The veto message was laid
before the House, referred to the Committee on
Naval Affairs, and printed as H.R. Doc. No. 376.
(78 Cong. Rec. 9204).
Veto unchallenged.

1152 H.R. 6246.

Granting 6 month's pay to Annie Bruce.
Vetoed June 16, 1934. The veto message was laid
before the House, referred to the Committee on
Naval Affairs, and printed as H.R. Doc. No. 404.
(78 Cong. Rec. 12255).
Veto unchallenged.

1153 H.R. 6663.

Making annual appropriations for the Executive Of-
fice and sundry independent executive bureaus,
boards, commissions, and offices for the fiscal year
ending June 30, 1935.
Vetoed March 27, 1934. The veto message was laid
before the House and printed as H.R. Doc. No. 291.
(78 Cong. Rec. 5540, 5541).
The House overrode the veto on March 27, 1934 by
a vote of 310 yeas to 72 nays. (78 Cong. Rec. 5544).
The Senate overrode the veto on March 28, 1934 by
a vote of 63 yeas to 27 nays. (78 Cong. Rec. 5606).
Veto overridden. (48 Stat. 509; Public Law 73-141).

1154 H.R. 7483.

To provide minimum pay for postal substitutes.
Vetoed April 30, 1934. The veto message was laid
before the House, referred to the Committee on
Post Office and Post Roads, and printed as H.R. Doc.
No. 336. (78 Cong. Rec. 7869).
Veto unchallenged.

1155 H.R. 8046.

To provide a penalty for the knowing or willful
presentation of any false written instrument relating
to any matter within the jurisdiction of any depart-
ment or agency of the Government with the intent
to defraud the United States.
Vetoed April 17, 1934. The veto message was laid
before the House and referred to the Committee on
Judiciary. (78 Cong. Rec. 6778).
Veto unchallenged.

Pocket Vetoes 1156 S. 60.

For the relief of Richard J. Rooney.
Pocket veto occurred after the 2d session of the 73d
Congress had adjourned sine die on June 18, 1934.
The bill was presented to the President on June 18,
1934. (78 Cong. Rec. 12450, see also 78 Cong. Rec.
12457).

1157 S. 294.

For the relief of Stanton and Jones.
Pocket veto occurred after the 2d session of the 73d
Congress had adjourned sine die on June 18, 1934.
The bill was presented to the President on June 18,
1934. (78 Cong. Rec. 12450; see also 78 Cong. Rec.
12458).

1158

S. 527.
For the relief of Lillian Morden.
Pocket veto occurred after the 2d session of the 73d
Congress had adjourned sine die on June 18, 1934.
The bill was presented to the President on June 18,
1934. (78 Cong. Rec. 12450; see also 78 Cong. Rec.
12458).

1159

S. 854.
For the relief of the Ingram-Day Lumber Co.
Pocket veto occurred after the 2d session of the 73d
Congress had adjourned sine die on June 18, 1934.
The bill was presented to the President on June 18,
1934. (78 Cong. Rec. 12450; see also 78 Cong. Rec.
12458).

1160 S. 1103.

To authorize the Secretary of the Navy to proceed
with certain public works at the naval air station,
Pensacola, Fla.
Pocket veto occurred after the 2d session of the 73d
Congress had adjourned sine die on June 18, 1934.
The bill was presented to the President on June 16,
1934. (78 Cong. Rec. 12340; see also 78 Cong.
Rec. 12457).

1161

S. 1287.
For the relief of Leonard Theodore Boice.
Pocket veto occurred after the 2d session of the 73d
Congress had adjourned sine die on June 18, 1934.
The bill was presented to the President on June 18,
1934. (78 Cong. Rec. 12449; see also 78 Cong. Rec.
12457).

1162 S. 1358.

To provide for the improvement of approaches to the
National Cemetery and the Confederate Cemetery,
Fayetteville, Ark.
Pocket veto occurred after the 2d session of the 73d
Congress had adjourned sine die on June 18, 1934.
The bill was presented to the President on June 9,
1934. (78 Cong. Rec. 11005; see also 78 Cong.
Rec. 12456).

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