United States Congressional Serial Set

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1937 - United States
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Reports, Documents, and Journals of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives.

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Contents

Amending healing arts practice act D C
Payment to San Carlos Apache Indians for ceded mineral lands 780 Relief of Spanish War soldiers etc discharged because of minority 781 Reservoir...
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Graduates of approved school ships rated as able seamen
1
Establishment of Coast Guard station near Tybee Island Ga 786 Interior Department appropriation bill 1938
4
To provide for term of court at Livingston Mont 788 Relief of Maine
Transfer to Puerto Rico real estate pertaining to post of San Juan P R 790 Sell General Motors Corporation part of Holabird Quartermaster Depot 791...
1
Marihuana taxing bill
1
Conveyance to Virginia of portions of Fort Myer military reservation 794 Pay Japan for proposed deporting of enemy aliens from China World War...
6
Providing for preferred employment of American citizens 805 Amend act to use as nat cemetery lands of Fort Snelling reservation 806 Amend Publi...
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To prevent profiteering in time of war
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To create Indian Claims Commission 811 Amending charter of National Education Association of United States 812 To proclaim tercentenary of birt...
Emergency relief appropriation act of 1937
2
To continue to June 30 1939 regulation of shipment of petroleum 818 Obligation of funds for work at Governmentowned establishments
1
Payment to Osage Indians on account of their lands sold by U S 823 Sale price of old postoffice site and building at Louisville Ky 824 State Justice C...
To increase age of consent for marriage in D C
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Disposition of papers of Board of Governors of Federal Reserve System 831 Relief of former employees Federal subsistence homesteads corporations...
5
Dispensing with unnecessary renewals of oaths of office
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Additional judge for southern district of Texas
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To regulate occupation and practices of cosmetology in D C
Prohibit use of buildings or premises in D C for undesirable industries 81 Establishment of national monument on site of Camp Merritt N J 882 Prote...
55 Rivers and harbors bill
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Appropriation for establishing national cemetery at Fort Bliss Tex 887 Participation in 7th Worlds Poultry Congress 888 Admit Olmedo Alfaro citize...
Coinage of 50cent pieces in commemoration of Battle of Antietam 193 Coinage of 50cent pieces in commemoration of founding of Norfolk Va 195 ...
Extension of boundaries of Papago Reservation
Use of mineral and water resources on Papago Reservation 905 Bridge across Missouri River near Poplar Mont 906 Legalizing dike in Missouri River...
Admission to citizenship of aliens who came prior to Feb 5 1917
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International Congress of Architects to be held in U S in 1939
1
Renewal of starroute contracts
Establishment of term of district court at Malone N Y 919 Accommodations for holding court at Columbia Tenn
3
Conveyance of Twin River Point lighthouse reservation to Wisconsin 921 Establishment of Coast Guard station near Manistique Mich 92 Establishme...
Providing for space in Federal buildings for employees credit unions
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Payments for lands taken from Ute Indians of Utah 1022 Distribution of Story of the Constitution to each naturalized citizen 1024 Reduce coins issue...
Right of appeal of officer etc of vessel from suspension of license etc 1026 Northern Pacific halibut act of 1937
1
Instructions to juries in Federal courts
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Court of Claims to render judgment on claims of Ute Indians
1
Relief to water users on reclamation and Indian irrigation projects 1030 150th anniversary of inauguration of George Washington as President 1032 ...
Entry of aliens for Girl Guides and Girl Scouts Silver Jubilee Camp 1039 Construction to replace Naval Hospital etc in D C 2 pts 1042 Amend bankr...
2
Independent offices appropriation bill 1938
Acquisition of Puyallup Indian tribal school property for sanatorium
1
Carriers taxing act of 1937
5
Construction of certain auxiliary vessels for Navy
1
Transfer of land in Breckinridge County Ky to Kentucky
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Payments in lieu of allotments to Klamath Indians etc 1077 Establishment of revolving loan fund for Klamath Indians 1078 Convey Hunting Island l...
Agriculture Dept and Farm Credit Administration appropriation bill 1112 District of Columbia appropriation bill 1938
2
Add lands to Columbia National Forest Wash
16 Notifying Virginia of U 8 jurisdiction over Shenandoah National Park
1
Establishing San Juan National Monument in Puerto Rico 1118 Site for nautical school in Virginia 1119 Oregon California Railroad and Coos Bay w...
2
Leave of absence to settlers of homestead lands during 1937
1
29 Pact for creation of MaineNew Hampshire Interstate Bridge Authority
1
Bridge across Piscataqua River near Portsmouth N H 1131 Bridges across Missouri River Omaha Nebr and Council Bluffs Iowa etc 1132 Transfer Sc...
1
Amending Hawaiian Homes Commission act 1920
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Sewer bonds for Honolulu
Issuance of certain bonds of Hawaii
Perdiem payments for Klamath delegates
Erection of statue of Gen Robert E Lee in Arlington National Cemetery 1144 Military establishment appropriation bill 1938
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Extension of appropriations for Interior Dept and War Dept 1146 Appropriations for Civilian Conservation Corps etc 1149 Addition of lands to Yos...
5
Project to furnish water for Arch Hurley Conservancy District 1177 Authorizing the President to appoint administrative assistants
9
Sugar act of 1937
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Construct ColoradoBig Thompson transmountain waterdiversion project
1
Establishment of Coast Guard station near Fort Myers Fla 1182 Establishment of Coast Guard station near Dauphin Island Ala 1183 Afford protectio...
1
Granting pensions to soldiers of Indian wars
1
Civil functions War Department appropriation bill 1938
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Page 4 - In compliance with clause 3 of Rule XIII of the Rules of the House of Representatives, changes in existing law made by the bill, as reported, are shown as follows (existing law proposed to be omitted is enclosed in black brackets, new matter is printed in italic, existing law in which no change is proposed is shown in roman) : TITLE 38, UNITED STATES CODE PART I.
Page 2 - That this provision shall not be construed to prohibit the interchange of passes for the officers, agents, and employees of common carriers, and their families; nor to prohibit any common carrier from carrying passengers free with the object of providing relief in cases of general epidemic, pestilence, or other calamitous visitation...
Page 9 - Provided further, That the tax shall not be imposed upon deliveries or transfers to a broker for sale, nor upon deliveries or transfers by a broker to a customer for whom and upon whose order he has purchased same, but such deliveries or transfers shall be accompanied by a certificate setting forth the facts...
Page 5 - Commission shall have, and it is hereby given, authority, either upon complaint or upon its own initiative without complaint, at once, and if it so orders without answer or other formal pleading by the interested carrier or carriers, but upon reasonable notice, to enter upon a hearing concerning the lawfulness of such rate...
Page 9 - ... and in cases of an agreement to sell or where the transfer is by delivery of the certificate assigned in blank there shall be made and delivered by the seller to the...
Page 6 - ... however such result is attained, whether directly or indirectly, by use of common directors, officers, or stockholders, a holding or investment company or companies, a voting trust or trusts, or in any other manner whatsoever.
Page 1 - First. To make or give any undue or unreasonable preference or advantage to any particular person, locality, or description of traffic in any respect whatsoever...

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