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The House sustained the veto on February 25, 1960
by a vote of 249 yeas to 157 nays. (106 Cong. Rec.
3486).
Veto sustained.

2181

H.R. 5150.
For the relief of Our Lady of the Lake Church.
Vetoed June 11, 1960. The veto message was laid
before the House, referred to the Committee on the
Judiciary, and printed as H.R. Doc. No. 414. (106
Cong. Rec. 12455).
Veto unchallenged.

2182

H.R. 6023.
For the relief of William J. Kaiser.
Vetoed April 11, 1960. The veto message was laid
before the House, referred to the Committee on the
Judiciary, and printed as H.R. Doc. No. 374. (106
Cong. Rec. 7899).
Veto

unchallenged.

2183

H.R. 6482.
Relating to the credits against the unemployment tax
in the case of merged corporations.
Vetoed June 3, 1960. The veto message was laid
before the House, referred to the Committee on Ways
and Means, and printed as H.R. Doc. No. 411. (106
Cong. Rec. 11822).
Veto unchallenged.

2184

H.R. 6779.
To amend section 170 of the Internal Revenue Code
of 1954 (relating to the unlimited deduction for
charitable contributions for certain individuals).
Vetoed June 3, 1960. The veto message was laid
before the House, referred to the Committee on Ways
and Means, and printed as H.R. Doc. No. 412. (106
Cong. Rec. 11822).
Veto

unchallenged.

2185

H.R. 7577.
To amend title 28, entitled “Judiciary and Judicial
Procedure," of the United States Code to provide for
the defense of suits against Federal employees arising
out of their operation of motor vehicles in the scope
of their employment, and for other purposes.
Vetoed June 11, 1960. The veto message was laid
before the House, referred to the Committee on the
Judiciary, and printed as H.R. Doc. No. 415. (106
Cong. Rec. 12455).
Veto unchallenged.

2186

H.R. 7933.
For the relief of Mrs. Virginia Bond.
Vetoed April 11, 1960. The veto message was laid
before the House, referred to the Committee on
the Judiciary, and printed as H.R. Doc. No. 375.
(106 Cong. Rec. 7899, 7900).
Veto unchallenged.

2187

H.R. 7947.
Relating to the income tax treatment of nonrefund-
able capital contributions to Federal National Mort-
gage Association.
Vetoed May 14, 1960. The veto message was laid be-
fore the House, referred to the Committee on Ways
and Means, and printed as H.R. Doc. No. 390. (106
Cong. Rec. 10366).
Veto

unchallenged.

2188

H.R. 8417.
For the relief of Grand Lodge of North Dakota, An-
cient Free and Accepted Masons.
Vetoed June 11, 1960. The veto message was laid
before the House, referred to the Committee on the
Judiciary, and printed as H.R. Doc. No. 416. (106
Cong. Rec. 12455, 12456).
Veto

unchallenged.

2189

H.R. 9883.
To adjust the rates of basic compensation of certain
officers and employees of the Federal Government,
and for other purposes.
Vetoed June 30, 1960. The veto message was laid
before the House and printed as H.R. Doc. No. 442.
(106 Cong. Rec. 15183, 15184).
The House overrode the veto on July 1, 1960 by a
vote of 345 yeas to 69 nays. (106 Cong. Rec. 15451,
15452).
The Senate overrode the veto on July 1, 1960 by a
vote of 74 yeas to 24 nays. (106 Cong. Rec. 15361-
15372).
Veto overridden. (74 Stat. 296; Public Law 568).

Pocket Vetoes

2190

S. 19.
To provide a method for regulating and fixing wage
rates for employees of Portsmouth (N.H.) Naval
Shipyard.
Pocket veto occurred in the 2d session of the 86th
Congress during a recess from July 3, 1960 until
August 8, 1960. The bill was presented to the Presi-
dent on June 30, 1960. (106 Cong. Rec. 15162,
15752).

2191 S. 1508.

To provide for economic regulation of the Alaska
Railroad under the Interstate Commerce Act, and for
other purposes.
Pocket veto occurred in the 2d session of the 86th
Congress during a recess from July 3, 1960 until Au-
gust 8, 1960. The bill was presented to the President
on June 27, 1960. (106 Cong. Rec. 14540, 15751,
15752).

2192 H.R. 1516.

For the relief of Juan D. Quintos, Jaime Hernandez, Delfin Buencamino, Soledad Gomez, Nieves G. Argonza, Felididad G. Saray ba, Carmen Vda de Gomez, Perfecta B. Quintos, and Bienvenida San Agustin. Pocket veto occurred in the 2d session of the 86th Congress during a recess from July 3, 1960 until August 8, 1960. The bill was presented to the President on June 25, 1960. (106 Cong. Rec. 14395, 15845).

2193 H.R. 2074.

For the relief of Eric and Ida Mae Hjerpe.
Pocket veto occurred after the 2d session of the 86th
Congress had adjourned sine die on September 1,
1960. The bill was presented to the President on
September 2, 1960. (106 Cong. Rec. 19165, 19168).

2194 H.R. 4546.

For the relief of Margaret P. Copin.
Pocket veto occurred in the 2d session of the 86th
Congress during a recess from July 3, 1960 until
August 8, 1960. The bill was presented to the Presi-
dent on July 5, 1960. (106 Cong. Rec. 15846,
15849).

2195

H.R. 5054.
To amend the Tariff Act of 1930 with respect to the
marking of imported articles and containers.
Pocket veto occurred after the 2d session of the 86th
Congress had adjourned sine die on September 1,
1960. The bill was presented to the President on
August 26, 1960. (106 Cong. Rec. 17941, 19167).

2196 H.R. 6712.

For the relief of Sam J. Buzzanaca.
Pocket veto occurred in the 2d session of the 86th
Congress during a recess from July 3, 1960 until
August 8, 1960. The bill was presented to the Presi-
dent on June 25, 1960. (106 Cong. Rec. 14395,
15846).

2197

H.R. 6767.
For the relief of Raymond Baurkot.
Pocket veto occurred after the 2d session of the 86th
Congress had adjourned sine die on September 1,
1960. The bill was presented to the President on
August 30, 1960. (106 Cong. Rec. 18461, 19168).

2198 H.R. 7242.

To amend sections 1, 57j, 64a(5), 67b, 67c, and 70c
of the Bankruptcy Act, and for other purposes (with
regard to statutory liens).
Pocket veto occurred after the 2d session of the 86th
Congress had adjourned sine die on September 1,
1960. The bill was presented to the President on
August 29, 1960. (106 Cong. Rec. 18237, 19168).

2199

H.R. 7618.
For the relief of H.P. Lambert Co., Inc. and South-
eastern Drilling Corp.
Pocket veto occurred after the 2d session of the 86th
Congress had adjourned sine die on September 1,
1960. The bill was presented to the President on
September 2, 1960. (106 Cong. Rec. 19165, 19168,
19169).

2200

H.R. 8860.
To stabilize the mining of lead and zinc by small
domestic producers on public, Indian, and other
lands, and for other purposes.
Pocket veto occurred after the 2d session of the 86th
Congress had adjourned sine die on September 1,
1960. The bill was presented to the President on
August 23, 1960. (106 Cong. Rec. 17386, 19167).

2201

H.R. 11545.
To amend the act of October 31, 1949, with respect
to payment to Bernalillo County, N. Mex., for fur-
nishing hospital care of certain Indians.
Pocket veto occurred in the 2d session of the 86th
Congress during a recess from July 3, 1960 until
August 8, 1960. The bill was presented to the Presi-
dent on July 7, 1960. (106 Cong. Rec. 15843,
15846).

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JOHN F. KENNEDY

President Kennedy vetoed twenty-one bills, of which twelve were regular vetoes and nine were pocket vetoes. None was overridden.

Eighty-seventh Congress, First Session

Regular Vetoes 2202 S. 1528.

To increase the relief or retirement compensation of
certain former members of the metropolitan Police
Force, the Fire Department of the District of Colum-
bia, the U.S. Park Police Force, the White House
Police Force, and the U.S. Secret Service; and of wid-
ows and children of certain deceased former officers
and members of such forces, department or service.
Vetoed September 22, 1961. The veto message was
laid before the Senate, referred to the Committee on
the District of Columbia, and printed as S. Doc. No.
58. (107 Cong. Rec. 20763).
Veto unchallenged.

2203

H.R. 3498.
For the relief of William Joseph Vincent.
Vetoed May 26, 1961. The veto message was laid
before the House, referred to the Committee on the
Judiciary, and printed as H.R. Doc. No. 177. (107
Cong. Rec. 9201).
Veto unchallenged.

2204 H.R. 4206.

For the relief of Melvin H. Baker and Francis V.
Baker.
Vetoed July 20, 1961. The veto message was laid
before the House, referred to the Committee on the
Judiciary, and printed as H.R. Doc. No. 214. (107
Cong. Rec. 13151).
Veto

unchallenged.

2205

H.R. 4640.
For the relief of the estate of Charles H. Biederman.

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