United States Congressional Serial Set

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1955 - United States

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Contents

Farm acreage history to be used as basis for burley tobacco allotments
Making corn meal and wheat flour available to needy persons
Main purpose of the bill 1
1
Background of the bill 2
2
Committee action 3
3
a Vesting and liquidation of assets title II 3
4
c Procedural provisions 6
6
Stockholder eligibility 7
7
Eligible classes of claimants 8
8
Nationalization claims and the cutoff date of September 15 1947 the Bentley amendment 10
10
Speculation in claims 11
11
Tax benefits from writeoffs of losses 12
12
Appendis 13
13
1247 Subpena of witnesses in connection with enforcement of narcotic laws
12
Proposed agreements for cooperation regarding atomic information
1
Establishing permanent committee for Oliver Wendell Holmes Devise
1
Authorizing use of barge Irrigon in U S domestic trade
1
Designating Oct 22 1955 as National Olympic
Amending act of June 13 1949 so as to revise boundaries of Yuma auxiliary
Compensatory absence for Coast Guard military personnel at isolated
2
1071 Authorizing Secretary of Interior to construct operate and maintain
2
Federal reclamation projects
Amendment to National defense facilities
1
Interchange of Federal and State employees in field of agriculture
3
Navy and Marine Corps officer augmentation act of 1955
Authorizing sale of war housing projects in Virginia to Norfolk
Authorizing sale of war housing projects in Louisiana to Louisiana
Authorizing construction of public works on Mississippi River for flood
1
Amending rice marketing quota provisions of Agricultural adjustment
7
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Bank holding company act of 1955
29
Atomic energy community act of 1955
1
Amending Internal revenue code relative to retirement income tax credit
Amending Internal revenue code of 1939 relative to claims for floor stocks
Amending act to assist States in collecting sales and use taxes
1
Income tax exemption for certain dependents in Republic of Philippines
Authorizing Secretary of Interior to execute contract with Toston Irriga
7
1154 Construction of Trinity River division of Central Valley project
2
Amending Domestic minerals program extension act of 1953 in order
1
Amending Internal revenue code to remove excise tax from sales of certain
1
Improvement of Rockland Harbor Maine
Bridge across Mississippi River at or near Friar Point Miss and Helena
5
Permitting sale of Commodity Credit Corporation stocks of surplus cot
Farm credit act of 1955
4
Relief of Illinois
1
Amending Flammable fabrics act to exempt from its application scarves
1
Eliminating separate divisions and reducing number of places of holding
1
Amending Agricultural adjustment act of 1938 relative to minimum 1956
1
Majority report 1
7
Separate statement of Mr Duff 11
11
H Rept No 992 84th Cong 1st sess 28
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Authorizing travel and transportation allowances for certain retired
1
Conveyance of Camp Livingston Camp Beauregard and Esler Field La
1
Authorizing conveyance to Anniston Ala of certain real property within
7
Authorizing appointment of Reserve midshipmen in Navy
Increasing annuities of retired civilian teachers of Naval Academy
1
Amending Communications act of 1934 relative to protests of grants
1
Amending Civil service retirement act by defining word detention
1
Conveying by quitclaim deed land in Whitney Reservoir area to Texas
Amending Internal revenue code to repeal manufacturers excise tax
1
Amending Internal revenue code relative to tax treatment of income from
Amending laws providing for assistance to local educational agencies
1
Permitting payments in lieu of taxes on real property transferred
1
Amending Internal revenue code relative to sale of residence by members
Executive pay act of 1955
2
Remitting duty on bells to be imported for addition to carillons of
Providing for payment and collection of wages in D C
Authorizing development construction etc of 2 atomic energy propulsion
8
Providing for reconveyance of lands in certain reservoir projects in Texas
Directives and orders relating to maintenance of mobilization base
Changing name of GarzaLittle Elm Dam to Lewisville
1
Appendix
13
1285 Administrator of GSA to convey land to Milwaukee
1
Page
1
Bills reported by committee table
9
Temporary extension of certain housing programs
38
Statement of activities 1
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Page 30 - Restricted Data" means all data concerning ( 1 ) design, manufacture, or utilization of atomic weapons; (2) the production of special nuclear material; or (3) the use of special nuclear material in the production of energy, but shall not include data declassified or removed from the Restricted Data category pursuant to section 142.
Page 7 - This government is ready to ask its people to join with all nations in devoting a substantial percentage of the savings achieved by disarmament to a fund for world aid and reconstruction.
Page 4 - No workers recruited under this title shall be available for employment in any area unless the Secretary of Labor has determined and certified that (1) sufficient domestic workers who are able, willing, and qualified...
Page 17 - States may be presently insane or otherwise so mentally incompetent as to be unable to understand the proceedings against him or properly to assist in his own defense...
Page 4 - The sums appropriated under this section shall, notwithstanding the provisions of any other law, continue to remain available for the purposes of this section until expended ; but any excess of the amount remaining unexpended at the end of any fiscal year over $300,000,000 shall, in the same manner as though it had been appropriated for the service of such fiscal year, be subject to the provisions of section 3690 of the Revised Statutes (USC, title 31, sec.
Page 15 - Any person may be compelled to appear and depose and to produce documentary evidence in the same manner as witnesses may be compelled to appear and testify and produce documentary evidence before the Commission as hereinbefore provided.

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