Page images
PDF
EPUB

1848 S. 814.

To provide support for wool, continue the Com-
modity Credit Corporation as an agency of the
United States, and for other purposes. (The Wool
Act of 1947).
Vetoed June 26, 1947. The veto message was laid
before the Senate, referred to the Committee on
Agriculture and Forestry, and printed as S. Doc.
No. 68. (93 Cong. Rec. 7687, 7688).
Veto unchallenged

1849 S. 1231.

To authorize and direct the Commissioner of Public
Buildings to determine the fair market value of the
Fidelity Building in Kansas City, Mo.
Vetoed July 16, 1947. The veto message was laid
before the Senate, referred to the Committee on
Public Works, and printed as S. Doc. No. 77. (93
Cong. Rec. 9120, 9121).
Veto

unchallenged.

1850

S.J. Res. 97.
Limiting the application of provisions of Federal law
to counsel employed under S. Res. 46 by Special
Committee to Investigate National Defense.
Vetoed April 22, 1947. The veto message was la
before the Senate and printed as S. Doc. No. 45. (93
Cong. Rec. 3829, 3830).
Veto

unchallenged.

1851

H.R. 1.
To reduce individual income-tax payments.
Vetoed June 16, 1947. The veto message was laid
before the House, referred to the Committee on
Ways and Means, and printed as H.R. Doc. No. 322.
(93 Cong. Rec. 7073, 7144).
The House sustained the veto on June 17, 1974 by
a vote of 268 yeas to 137 nays. (93 Cong. Rec.
7143, 7144).
Veto sustained.

1852 H.R. 617.

For the relief of James Harry Martin.
Vetoed July 2, 1947. The veto message was laid
before the House, referred to the Committee on
the Judiciary, and printed as H.R. Doc. No. 377.
(93 Cong. Rec. 8135).
Veto unchallenged.

1853 H.R. 723.

For the relief of the legal guardian of Hunter A.
Hoagland, a minor.

Vetoed June 27, 1947. The veto message was laid
before the House, referred to the Committee on the
Judiciary, and printed as H.R. Doc. No. 368. (93
Cong. Rec. 7822, 7823).
Veto

unchallenged.

1854 H.R. 2199.

Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to issue a
patent in fee to Henry Big Day and heirs of Catherine
Shield Chief, deceased, to certain lands of the Crow
Indian Reservation.
Vetoed May 17, 1947. The veto message was laid
before the House, referred to the Committee on Pub-
lic Lands, and printed as H.R. Doc. No. 262. (93
Cong. Rec. 5489, 5490, 5537).
Veto unchallenged.

1855 H.R. 2306.

For the relief of Myrtle Ruth Osborne, Marion Walts,
and Jessie A. Walts.
Vetoed July 23, 1947. The veto message was laid
before the House, referred to the Committee on
the Judiciary, and printed as H.R. Doc. No. 413. (93
Cong. Rec. 10039, 10040).
Veto

unchallenged.

1856 H.R. 3020.
Labor-Management Relations Act, 1947.

1947. (Taft-
Hartley).
Vetoed June 20, 1947. The veto message was laid
before the House and printed as H.R. Doc. No. 334.
(93 Cong. Rec. 7485-7488).
The House overrode the veto on June 20, 1947 by
a vote of 331 yeas to 83 nays. (93 Cong. Rec. 7489).
The Senate overrode the veto on June 23, 1947 by
a vote of 68 yeas to 25 nays. (93 Cong. Rec. 7539).
Veto overridden. (61 Stat. 136; Public Law 80-101).

1857

H.R. 3950.
To reduce individual income-tax payments.
Vetoed July 18, 1947. The veto message was laid
before the House and printed as H.R. Doc. No.
407. (93 Cong. Rec. 9303, 9304).
The House overrode the veto on July 18, 1947 by
a vote of 299 yeas to 108 nays. (93 Cong. Rec.
9304).
The Senate sustained the veto on July 18, 1947 by
a vote of 57 yeas to 36 nays. (93 Cong. Rec. 9282).
Veto sustained.

Pocket Vetoes 1858 S. 526.

To promote the progress of science to advance the
national health, prosperity, and welfare; to secure the
national defense.
Pocket veto occurred while the Congress recessed on
July 27, 1947 until November 17, 1947. The bill was
presented to the President on July 25, 1947. (93
Cong. Rec. 10106; see also 93 Cong. Rec. 10566,
10567).

1859 S. 892.

For the payment of claims of Fidelity Trust Co.,
Baltimore, Md., and others, covered by findings
of fact made by the United States Court of Claims,
dated June 5, 1944, and contained in S. Doc. 229,
78th Cong., 2d sess.
Pocket veto occurred in the 1st session of the 80th
Congress during a recess from July 27, 1947 until
November 17, 1947. The bill was presented to the
President on July 28, 1947. (93 Cong. Rec. 10566;
see also 93 Cong. Rec. 10569).

1860 H.R. 597.

To protect American agriculture, horticulture, live-
stock, and the public health by prohibiting the un-
authorized importation into, or the depositing in
the territorial waters of the United States, of garbage
derived from products originating outside the contin-
ental United States.
Pocket veto occurred in the 1st session of the 80th
Congress during a recess from July 27, 1947 until
November 17, 1947. The bill was presented to the
President on July 29, 1947. (93 Cong. Rec. 10582;
see also 93 Cong. Rec. 10585).

1861 H.R. 642.

For the relief of Frank F. Miles.
Pocket veto occurred in the 1st session of the 80th
Congress during a recess from July 27, 1947 until No-
vember 17, 1947. The bill was presented to the Presi-
dent on July 29, 1947. (93 Cong. Rec. 10582; see
also 93 Cong. Rec. 10585).

1862 H.R. 673.

To repeal certain provisions authorizing the estab-
lishing of priorities in transportation by merchant
vessels.
Pocket veto occurred in the 1st session of the 80th
Congress during a recess from July 27, 1947 until
November 17, 1947. The bill was presented to the
President on July 26, 1947. (93 Cong. Rec. 10582;
see also 93 Cong. Rec. 10586).

98-758 0.78 - 25

1863 H.R. 704.

For the relief of Mary Jane Sherman.
Pocket veto occurred in the 1st session of the 80th
Congress during a recess from July 27, 1947 until
November 17, 1947. The bill was presented to the
President on July 25, 1947. (93 Cong. Rec. 10282;
see also 93 Cong. Rec. 10586).

1864 H.R. 981.

To amend section 2 of the act of January 29, 1942
(56 Stat. 21), relating to the refund of taxes illegally
paid by Indian citizens.
Pocket veto occurred in the 1st session of the 80th
Congress during a recess from July 27, 1947 until
November 17, 1947. The bill was presented to the
President on July 24, 1947. (93 Cong. Rec. 10098;
see also 93 Cong. Rec. 10586).

1865 H.R. 1180.

To authorize coinage of 50-cent pieces in commemoration of the one-hundredth anniversary of the admission of Wisconsin into the Union as a State. Pocket veto occurred in the 1st session of the 80th Congress during a recess from July 27, 1947 until November 17, 1947. The bill was presented to the President on July 19, 1947. (93 Cong. Rec. 9461; see also 93 Cong. Rec. 10586).

1866 H.R. 1502.

For the relief of Herman Trahn.
Pocket veto occurred in the 1st session of the 80th
Congress during a recess from July 27, 1947 until
November 17, 1947. The bill was presented to the
President on July 18, 1947. (93 Cong. Rec. 9343;
see also 93 Cong. Rec. 10587).

1867 H.R. 1534.

For the relief of Graf, Washbourne & Dunn.
Pocket veto occurred in the 1st session of the 80th
Congress during a recess from July 27, 1947 until
November 17, 1947. The bill was presented to the
President on July 29, 1947. (93 Cong. Rec. 10582;
see also 93 Cong. Rec. 10587).

1868 H.R. 1602.

To establish within the Department of the Interior
a National Minerals Resources Division and for other
purposes.
Pocket veto occurred in the 1st session of the 80th
Congress during a recess from July 27, 1947 until
November 17, 1947. The bill was presented to the
President on July 29, 1947. (93 Cong. Rec. 10582;
see also 93 Cong. Rec. 10588).

1869 H.R. 1730.

For the relief of Mrs. Beulah Hart.
Pocket veto occurred in the 1st session of the 80th
Congress during a recess from July 27, 1947 until
November 17, 1947. The bill was presented to the
President on July 29, 1947. (93 Cong. Rec. 10582;
see also 93 Cong. Rec. 10588).

1870 H.R. 1810.

To amend the Criminal Code to permit certain refer-
ees in bankruptcy to prosecute claims against the
United States before the courts and the executive
departments and agencies.
Pocket veto occurred in the 1st session of the 80th
Congress during a recess from July 27, 1947 until
November 17, 1947. The bill was presented to the
President on July 29, 1947. (93 Cong. Rec. 10582;
see also 93 Cong. Rec. 10588).

1871 H.R. 2331.

To amend section 20a of Interstate Act relating to
railroad securities.
Pocket veto occurred in the 1st session of the 80th
Congress during a recess from July 27, 1947 until
November 17, 1947. The bill was presented to the
President on July 19, 1947. (93 Cong. Rec. 9461;
see also 93 Cong. Rec. 10589).

1872 H.R. 2432.

For the relief of Harry V. Ball.
Pocket veto occurred in the 1st session of the 80th
Congress during a recess from July 27, 1947 until
November 17, 1947. The bill was presented to the
President on July 29, 1947. (93 Cong. Rec. 10582;
see also 93 Cong. Rec. 10590).

1873 H.R. 2471.

To provide for periodical reimbursement of the gen-
eral fund of the District of Columbia for certain ex-
penditures made for the compensation, uniforms,
equipment, and other expenses of the United States
Park Police force.
Pocket veto occurred in the 1st session of the 80th
Congress during a recess from July 27, 1947 until
November 17, 1947. The bill was presented to the
President on July 25, 1947. (93 Cong. Rec. 10282;
see also 93 Cong. Rec. 10590).

1874 H.R. 2693.

For the relief of Public Utility District No. 1 of
Cowlitz County, Wash.
Pocket veto occurred in the 1st session of the 80th
Congress during a recess from July 27, 1947 until

« PreviousContinue »