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WAYS AND MEANS COMMITTEE ELECTED

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quility, and promote the general welfare by limiting the Mr. LAMBETH submitted the following resolution, which production, conserving the supply, and controlling and was considered and agreed to (H.Res. 13):

facilitating the distribution of agricultural products, and Resolved, That the standing committees of the House of for other purposes; to the Committee on Agriculture. Representatives and the floor leaders are hereby authorized

By Mr. BACHARACH: A bill (H.R. 5) for the protection to have such printing and binding done as may be actually and control of anadromous and shore fishes and other necessary for the transaction of their official business during aquatic forms of any State or Territory, and authorizing the the Seventy-third Congress.

Department of Commerce to define the seasons and regulate the manner and conditions under which they may be

taken or destroyed; to the Committee on Merchant Marine, Mr. BYRNS submitted the following resolution, which Radio, and Fisheries. was considered and agreed to (H.Res. 14):

Also, a bill (H.R. 6) to increase the amount of certain Resolved, That the following Members be, and they are

loans made by the Reconstruction Finance Corporation to hereby, elected members of the standing Committee of the

institutions holding mortgages on homes; to the Committee House on Ways and Means, to wit:

on Banking and Currency. Robert L. Doughton, of North Carolina, chairman; Heart

Also, a bill (H.R. 7) to supplement and amend an act sill Ragon, of Arkansas; Samuel B. Hill, of Washington;

entitled “An act to codify, revise, and amend the laws relatThomas H. Cullen, of New York; Christopher D. Sullivan, of ing to the judiciary” (act of March 3, 1911, ch. 231) and New York; Morgan G. Sanders, of Texas; John W. McCor- known as the Judicial Code, and to limit the jurisdiction of mack, of Massachusetts; Clement C. Dickinson, of Missouri; district and circuit courts in certain cases; to the Committee David J. Lewis, of Maryland; Fred M. Vinson, óf Kentucky; on the Judiciary. Jere Cooper, of Tennessee; Ashton C. Shallenberger, of

By Mr. BACON: A bill (H.R. 8) relating to the record of Nebraska, Charles West, of Ohio; John W. Boehne, Jr., of registry of certain aliens; to the Committee on Immigration Indiana; and James V. McClintic, of Oklahoma.

and Naturalization. COMMUNICATIONS

Also, a bill (H.R. 9) to provide for the regulation of comAn executive communication, pursuant to clause 2, rule mon carriers by motor vehicles in the same manner as comXXIV, was referred as follows:

mon carriers by railroad; to the Committee on Interstate 1. A letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting a and Foreign Commerce. report from the Chief of Engineers, pursuant to section 1 of Also, a bill (H.R. 10) to require contractors and subconthe River and Harbor Act of January 21, 1927, on Pigeon tractors engaged on public works of the United States to River, Minn., together with accompanying papers and illus- give certain preferences in the employment of labor; to the trations, was taken from the Speaker's table and referred to Committee on Labor. the Committee on Rivers and Harbors.

By Mr. BOLAND: A bill (H.R. 11) authorizing the erec

tion of a memorial to Brig. Gen. Casimir Pulaski at SaOn motion of Mr. Byrns, at 4 o'clock and 15 minutes p.m., vannah, Ga.; to the Committee on the Library. the House stood in recess until the call of the Speaker, the states' Veterans' Bureau hospital in Lackawanna County,

Also, a bill (H.R. 12) to authorize the erection of a United bells to be sounded 15 minutes in advance.

Pa.; to the Committee on World War Veterans' Legislation. AFTER RECESS-7:43 P.M.

Also, a bill (H.R. 13) imposing an excise tax on motor The House was called to order by the Speaker.

busses and motor trucks operating over public highways of FURTHER MESSAGE FROM THE SENATE

the United States of America as common carriers engaged A further message from the Senate by Mr. Craven, its in interstate commerce, providing for the assessment and principal clerk, announced that the Senate had passed with collection thereof, and providing penalties for the violation out amendment a bill of the House of the following title:

of this act; to the Committee on Ways and Means. H.R. 1491. An act to provide relief in the existing national

By Mr. CANNON of Missouri: A bill (H.R. 14) to require emergency in banking, and for other purposes.

the discoloration of poisons which resemble commonly used

foodstuffs; to the Committee on Interstate and Foreign ENROLLED BILL SIGNED

Commerce. Mr. PARSONS, from the Committee on Enrolled Bills,

Also, a bill (H.R. 15) to prohibit the importation and reported that that committee had examined and found truly interstate transportation of films or pictorial representation enrolled a bill of the House of the following title, which was of certain crimes, and for other purposes; to the Committee thereupon signed by the Speaker:

on Interstate and Foreign Commerce. H.R. 1491. An act to provide relief in the existing national

By Mr. CARTER of Wyoming: A bill (H.R. 16) to investiemergency in banking, and for other purposes.

gate and determine the feasibility of the construction of And then,

an irrigation dam on the Bear River, Wyo.; to the Com

mittee on Irrigation and Reclamation. On motion of Mr. BYRNS, at 7 o'clock and 45 minutes p.m.,

Also, a bill (H.R. 17) to provide for the application of net the House adjourned.

revenues from the operation of the Shoshone power plant, PUBLIC BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS

Wyoming; to the Committee on Irrigation and Reclamation. Under clause 3 of rule XXII, public bills and resolutions Also, a bill (H.R. 18) to provide for the storage for diverwere introduced and severally referred as follows:

sion of the waters of the North Platte River and construction By Mr. PATMAN: A bill (H.R. 1) to provide for controlled of the Saratoga reclamation project; to the Committee on expansion of the currency and the immediate payment to Irrigation and Reclamation. veterans of the face value of their adjusted-service certifi- Also, a bill (H.R. 19) to provide for the commemoration cates; to the Committee on Ways and Means.

of the Battle of Wagon Box, in the State of Wyoming; to By Mr. MEAD: A bill (H.R. 2) to restore the 2-cent rate the Committee on Military Affairs. of postage on first-class mail matter; to the Committee on By Mr. MCGUGIN: A bill (H.R. 20) to stabilize the buythe Post Office and Post Roads.

ing power of money; to the Committee on Banking and By Mr. KELLY of Pennsylvania: A bill (H.R. 3) to amend Currency. the Air Mail Act of February 2, 1925, as amended by the acts Also, a bill (H.R. 21) to raise the commodity price level of June 3, 1926, May 17, 1928, and April 29, 1930, further to to the debt-incurrence stage and to stabilize it thereafter; encourage commercial aviation; to the Committee on the to the Committee on Banking and Currency. Post Office and Post Roads.

By Mr. CARTER of Wyoming: A bill (H.R. 22) extendBy Mr. PARSONS: A bill (H.R. 4) to provide further for ing the time for making final proof on homesteads; to the the national security and defense, insure domestic tran- I Committee on the Public Lands.

ADJOURNMENT

Also, a bill (H.R. 23) amending section 1 of the act en- Also, a bill (H.R. 43) to provide for changing the time titled “An act to provide for stock-raising homesteads, and of the meeting of Congress, the beginning of the terms of for other purposes," approved December 29, 1916 (ch. 9, par. Members of Congress, the time when the electoral votes 1, 39 Stat. 862), and as amended February 28, 1931 (ch. shall be counted, and to provide for certain contingencies 328, 46 Stat. 1454); to the Committee on the Public Lands. in filling the office of President, and for other purposes; to

Also, a bill (H.R. 24) to amend section 771 (act of July the Committee on Election of President, Vice President, and 17, 1916, ch. 245, par. 12, 39 Stat. 370; act of March 4, 1923, Representatives in Congress, ch. 252, Title III, par. 307, 42 Stat. 1476), United States Also, a bill (H.R. 44) to liberalize the retirement law for Code, title 12, banks and banking; to the Committee on members of the former Life Saving Service; to the ComBanking and Currency.

mittee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce; Also, a bill (H.R. 25) to provide that advances under the By Mr. GUYER: A bill (H.R. 45) for the relief of officers Reconstruction Finance Corporation act may be made with and soldiers of the volunteer service of the United States lien on crops as adequate security; to the Committee on mustered into the service for the War with Spain and who Banking and Currency.

were held to service in the Philippine Islands after the Also, a bill (H.R. 26) relating to labeling petroleum and ratification of the treaty of peace, April 11, 1899; to the petroleum products; to the Committee on Interstate and Committee on War Claims. Foreign Commerce.

Also, a bill (H.R. 46) granting the consent of Congress to By Mr. CONNOLLY: A bill (H.R. 27) to authorize the compacts or agreements between the States of Kansas and Secretary of War to sell to the highest bidder the port of Missouri for the acquisition, maintenance, and operation of Newark Army base, giving preference to purchase to the a toll bridge across the Missouri River near Kansas City, city of Newark; to the Committee on Military Affairs.

Kans., for the construction and maintenance of connections By Mr. CORNING: A bill (H.R. 28) to provide for the with established highways, for the incorporation of such construction of a vessel for the Coast Guard designed for bridge in the highway systems of said States, and for other ice breaking and assistance work; to the Committee on In- purposes; to the Committee on Interstate and Foreign terstate and Foreign Commerce.

Commerce. Also, a bill (H.R. 29) authorizing the Secretary of Com- Also, a bill (H.R. 47) to require the employment of Amermerce to dispose of certain lighthouse reservations, and for ican citizens on observation cars, club cars, and sleeping other purposes; to the Committee on Interstate and Foreign cars used by railroads in interstate commerce; to the ComCommerce.

mittee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce. By Mr. CARTER of Wyoming: A bill (H.R. 30) to pro- Also, a bill (H.R. 48) to extend the time for completing vide for the commemoration of the Battle of Dull Knife in the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River at or the State of Wyoming; to the Committee on Military near Kansas City, Kans.; to the Committee on Interstate Affairs.

and Foreign Commerce. Also, a bill (H.R. 31) to authorize the issuance of un- Also, a bill (H.R. 49) to authorize the Reconstruction Firestricted patents to certain public lands; to the Committee nance Corporation to make loans to private colleges, univeron the Public Lands.

sities, and institutions of higher learning, and for other By Mr. EVANS: A bill (H.R. 32) authorizing the Secre- purposes; to the Committee on Banking and Currency. tary of the Navy to appoint a board of three naval officers By Mr. HART: A bill (H.R. 50) to extend the benefits of to investigate sites for the establishment of a Pacific coast the tariff to surplus agricultural products; to the Committee branch of the United States Naval Academy; to the Com- on Agriculture. mittee on Naval Affairs.

By Mr. MARTIN of Oregon: A bill (H.R. 51) to provide Also, a bill (H.R. 33) to amend an act approved August for the acquisition of certain timberlands and the sale 13, 1894, entitled "An act for the protection of persons fur- thereof to the State of Oregon for recreational and scenic nishing materials and labor for the construction of public purposes; to the Committee on the Public Lands. works "; to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Also, a bill (H.R. 52) to provide for the construction of Also, a bill (H.R. 34) to increase the pensions of persons works for the development of the Columbia River and minor who have lost the sight of both eyes in line of duty while tributaries, and for other purposes; to the Committee on in the military or naval service of the United States; to the Rivers and Harbors. Committee on Pensions.

Also, a bill (H.R. 53) to amend section 24 of the Judicial By Mr. FITZPATRICK: A bill (H.R. 35) transferring Code, as amended, with respect to the jurisdiction of the trials of Federal officers, agents, or employees of the United district courts of the United States over suits relating to States Government from Federal to State jurisdiction; to orders of State administrative boards; to the Committee on the Committee on the Judiciary.

the Judiciary. Also, a bill (H.R. 36) for the trial of Federal or State Also, a bill (H.R. 54) to amend section 217, as amended, officers, agents, or employees in the Federal courts for vio- of the act entitled "An act to codify, revise, and amend the lation of the provisions of the fourth amendment to the penal laws of the United States ", approved January 11, 1929; Constitution of the United States; to the Committee on the to the Committee on the Post Office and Post Roads. Judiciary.

Also, a bill (H.R. 55) to authorize the Secretary of the Also, a bill (H.R. 37) to amend an act of Congress ap- Navy to make a long-term contract for a supply of water to proved March 4, 1927, as amended by the act of May 23, the United States naval station at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba; 1928; to the Committee on Military Affairs.

to the Committee on Naval Affairs. By Mr. GIFFORD: A bill (H.R. 38) providing for an Also, a bill (H.R. 56) to create a bureau of welfare of the examination and survey of the harbor at Cuttyhunk, Mass.; blind in the Department of Labor, to provide for issuing of to the Committee on Rivers and Harbors.

license to blind persons to operate stands in Federal buildAlso, a bill (H.R. 39) providing for an examination and ings, and for other purposes; to the Committee on Labor. survey of the shore at Gay Head, Mass.; to the Committee Also, a bill (H.R. 57) to amend the first paragraph of on Rivers and Harbors.

section 5 of the act entitled "An act for the retirement of Also, a bill (H.R. 40) providing for an examination and employees in the classified civil service, and for other pursurvey of Rock Harbor, Mass.; to the Committee on Rivers poses ”, approved May 22, 1930, and acts in amendment and Harbors.

thereof; to the Committee on the Civil Service. Also, a bill (H.R. 41) providing for an examination and Also, a bill (H.R. 58) to facilitate the use and occupancy survey of the shore at Manomet Point, Plymouth Harbor, of national-forest lands for purposes of residence, recreaMass.; to the Committee on Rivers and Harbors.

tion, education, industry, and commerce; to the Committee Also, a bill (H.R. 42) for a Coast Guard station at the on Agriculture. eastern entrance to Cape Cod Canal, Mass.; to the Commit- Also, a bill (H.R. 59) providing for the reconditioning of tee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce.

the old Federal post office and Federal courthouse building in the city of Portland, Oreg.; to the Committee on Public | ing thereto, and for other purposes; to the Committee on Buildings and Grounds.

Interstate and Foreign Commerce. Also, a bill (H.R. 60) to amend the act entitled "An act By Mr. SINCLAIR: A bill (H.R. 82) to provide for the to give war-time rank to retired officers and former officers conducting of livestock breeding, growing, and feeding exof the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, and/or Coast Guard of periments in connection with the Dickinson field station at the United States ", approved June 21, 1930, so as to give Dickinson, N.Dak.; to the Committee on Agriculture. class B officers of the Army the benefits of such act; to the Also, a bill (H.R. 83) authorizing the Secretary of the Committee on Military Affairs.

Interior to erect a monument as a memorial to the return Also, a bill (H.R. 61) to amend the retirement laws affect- from Canada, and surrender to the Government of the ing certain grades of Army officers; to the Committee on United States, of the Sioux Indian chiefs, Sitting Bull, Gall, Military Affairs.

Rain in the Face, and Crow King, with their several bands Also, a bill (H.R. 62) relating to the cancellations of star- of followers, in 1881; to the Committee on Indian Affairs. route mail contracts; to the Committee on the Post Office

Also, a bill (H.R. 84) restoring to tribal status and allotand Post Roads.

ment certain lands on Standing Rock Indian Reservation in Also, a bill (H.R. 63) to extend the provisions of the Forest the States of South Dakota and North Dakota; to the ComExchange Act to lands adjacent to the national forests in mittee on Indian Affairs. the State of Oregan; to the Committee on the Public Lands.

Also, a bill (H.R. 85) to extend Federal aid to certain By Mr. McSWAIN: A bill (H.R. 64) providing for the pur- | school districts in the State of North Dakota upon condition chase of a suitable site and the erection of a public building that the public-school buildings benefited shall be available at Inman, S.C.; to the Committee on Public Buildings and to Indian children of Fort Berthold Indian Reservation; to Grounds.

the Committee on Indian Affairs. Also, a bill (H.R. 65) providing for the purchase of a suit

Also, a bill (H.R. 86) to amend the United States Grain able site and the erection of a public building at Jonesville, Standards Act; to the Committee on Agriculture. S.C.; to the Committee on Public Buildings and Grounds.

Also, a bill (H.R. 87) to establish an honest money sysAlso, a bill (H.R. 66) providing for the purchase of a suitable site and the erection of a public building at Foun

tem where the medium of exchange will give equal benefits

to every American citizen and wherein the lawful money tain Inn, S.C.; to the Committee on Public Buildings and Grounds.

of the Government shall be used for the benefit of all the Also, a bill (H.R. 67) providing for the purchase of a suit- people, to reduce the rate of interest on loans, to encourage able site and the erection of a public building at Woodruff, agriculture and the ownership of homes, and for other purS.C.; to the Committee on Public Buildings and Grounds.

poses; to the Committee on Banking and Currency. Also, a bill (H.R. 68) providing for the purchase of a suit-culture to adjust debts owing the United States for seed,

Also, a bill (H.R. 88) to authorize the Secretary of Agriable site and the erection of a public building at Greer, S.C.; feed, and crop-production loans; to the Committee on Agrito the Committee on Public Buildings and Grounds.

culture. Also, a bill (H.R. 69) to empower judges to grant a limited moratorium in foreclosure proceedings; to the Committee

Also, a bill (H.R. 89) to increase the tariff duties on on the Judiciary.

flaxseed and the oils produced therefrom; to the Committee Also, a bill (H.R. 70) to provide for the issuance of United

on Ways and Means. States bonds in order to expand the volume of Federal

Also, a bill (H.R. 90) to establish the Roosevelt national reserve notes, to provide for the purchasing and coining of park in North Dakota; to the Committee on the Public silver, to provide for the protection of the gold reserves

Lands. of the United States, and to relieve the existing national

Also, a bill (H.R. 91) to promote and encourage agriculemergency; to the Committee on Ways and Means.

ture by divesting grains of their interstate character in Also, a bill (H.R. 71) to authorize naval and Marine Corps certain cases; to the Committee on Interstate and Foreign service of Army officers to be included in computing dates

Commerce. of retirement; to the Committee on Military Affairs.

Also, a bill (H.R. 92) referring the claims of the Turtle Also, a bill (H.R. 72) to promote agricultural progress; to Mountain Band or Bands of Chippewa Indians of North the Committee on Agriculture.

Dakota to the Court of Claims for adjudication and settleAlso, a bill (H.R. 73) to aid the several states in con- ment; to the Committee on Indian Affairs. structing post roads; to the Committee on Roads.

By Mr. SNELL: A bill (H.R. 93) to authorize the SecAlso, a bill (H.R. 74) to provide for the commemoration retary of War to sell to the Plattsburgh National Bank & of the Battle of Blackstock; to the Committee on Military Trust Co. a tract of land comprising part of the PlattsAffairs.

burgh Barracks Military Reservation, N.Y.; to the ComAlso, a bill (H.R. 75) to provide for the commemoration mittee on Military Affairs. of the Battle of Musgrove's Mill; to the Committee on Mili

By Mr. SUTPHIN: A bill (H.R. 94) to prohibit the detary Affairs.

posit of refuse in navigable waters when navigation is enAlso, a bill (H.R. 76) to require the Secretary of War to dangered or waters are made injurious to health or seafood mark the places where military organizations trained for the by such deposit, and for other purposes; to the Committee World War; to the Committee on Military Affairs.

on Rivers and Harbors. By Mr. MILLARD: A bill (H.R. 77) to amend the law Also, a bill (H.R. 95) providing for the retirement of enrelating to the naturalization of children of naturalized | listed men of the Navy and Marine Corps who become citizens; to the Committee on Immigration and Naturali- | physically incapacitated for active duty as an incident of zation.

their service; to the Committee on Naval Affairs. Also, a bill (H.R. 78) to provide for the use of nonscatter- Also, a bill (H.R. 96) authorizing and directing the Secreing safety glass in motor vehicles owned by the United States tary of the Treasury to enter into a contract or contracts or the District of Columbia; to the Committee on Interstate for the erection and completion of a plant suitable for the and Foreign Commerce.

investigation of the Bureau of Mines in New Brunswick, Also, a bill (H.R. 79) to prevent desecration of the flag N.J.; to the Committee on Mines and Mining. and insignia of the United States and to provide punishment Also, a bill (H.R. 97) to provide Federal aid for the contherefor; to the Committee on the Judiciary.

struction of groins and bulkheads for coast protection; to By Mr. MILLIGAN: A bill (H.R.80) authorizing loans by the Committee on Rivers and Harbors. the Reconstruction Finance Corporation to aid in refinanc- Also, a bill (H.R. 98) to amend the act entitled "An act ing obligations of drainage districts, levee districts, and for for the relief of soldiers who were discharged from the Army other purposes; to the Committee on Banking and Currency. during the World War because of misrepresentation of age”,

Also, a bill (H.R. 81) to regulate the construction of approved March 2, 1929; to the Committee on Military bridges over navigable waters and to revise the laws pertain- 'Affairs.

By Mr. WATSON: A bill (H.R. 99) to authorize the Re- Also, a bill (H.R. 118) to amend section 7 of an act enticonstruction Finance Corporation to make loans to aid in tled "An act making appropriations to provide for the financing projects for the construction of sewerage systems government of the District of Columbia for the fiscal year or sewage-disposal works; to the Committee on Banking and ending June 30, 1903, and for other purposes”, approved Currency.

July 1, 1902, and for other purposes; to the Committee on Also, a bill (H.R. 100) to prohibit the sending of unso- the District of Columbia. licited merchandise through the mails; to the Committee on Also, a bill (H.R, 119) to establish a woman's bureau in the Post Office and Post Roads.

the Metropolitan police department of the District of CoBy Mr. WOLVERTON: A bill (H.R. 101) to amend the lumbia, and for other purposes; to the Committee on the World War Veterans' Act, 1924, as amended; to the Com- | District of Columbia. mittee on World War Veterans' Legislation.

Also, a bill (H.R. 120) amending the civil service retireAlso, a bill (H.R. 102) to authorize the donation of obso- | ment act; to the Committee on the Civil Service. lete Army rifles and accessories to organizations of war Also, a bill (H.R. 121) to amend section 7 of an act entiveterans, and for other purposes; to the Committee on tled "An act making appropriations to provide for the Military Affairs.

government of the District of Columbia for the fiscal year Also, a bill (H. R. 103) to amend the World War Veterans' ending June 30, 1903, and for other purposes ”, approved Act, 1924, as amended; to the Committee on World War July 1, 1902, and for other purposes; to the Committee on Veterans' Legislation.

the District of Columbia. By Mr. ANDREW of Massachusetts: A bill (H.R. 104) By Mr. GOSS: A bill (H.R. 122) to regulate the use and for the treatment and transportation of shipwrecked Amer- sale of wood alcohol; to the Committee on the Judiciary. ican fishermen stranded abroad; to the Committee on Mer- Also, a bill (H.R. 123) to provide for placing certain educhant Marine, Radio, and Fisheries.

cational orders to familiarize private manufacturing estabBy Mr. BLAND: A bill (H.R. 105) providing for loans or lishments with the production of certain ordnance, and advances by the Reconstruction Finance Corporation, to provide for manufacture of certain ordnance by Govthrough its regional credit corporations, to farm mortgagers ernment-owned arsenal; to the Committee on Military to enable them to lower the rate of interest on their farm- Affairs. mortgage loans and to secure the postponement of the fore- Also, a bill (H.R. 124) to require contractors on publicclosure of farm mortgages for a period of two years, and building projects to name their subcontractors, material for other purposes; to the Committee on Banking and Cur- men, and supply men, and for other purposes; to the rency.

Committee on Expenditures in the Executive DepartAlso, a bill (H.R. 106) to provide for the construction of ments. a bridge over the Rappahannock River as a memorial to By Mr. GRISWOLD: A bill (H.R. 125) authorizing emPresident Madison; to the Committee on Interstate and ployees of the Veterans' Administation to accept or reject Foreign Commerce.

quarters furnished by the Veterans' Administration; to the By Mr. BLANTON: A bill (H.R. 107) to repeal the tax Committee on World War Veterans' Legislation. on bank checks; to the Committee on Ways and Means. By Mr. HARLAN: A bill (H.R. 126) authorizing employees

Also, a bill (H.R. 108) to restore the 2-cent rate of post- of the Veterans' Administration to accept or reject quarters age on first-class mail matter; to the Committee on Ways furnished by the Veterans' Administration; to the Commitand Means.

tee on World War Veterans' Legislation. Also, a bill (H.R. 109) to provide for the suspension of Also, a bill (H.R. 127) to remove limitations on the immigration of aliens into the United States; to the Com- amount of property held by benevolent, charitable, and mittee on Immigration and Naturalization.

other nonprofit corporations incorporated in the District of By Mr. BOYLAN: A bill (H.R. 110) authorizing the Sec-Columbia by private act of Congress; to the Committee on retary of the Treasury to make an examination of certain the District of Columbia. claims of the State of Missouri; to the Committee on War Also, a bill (H.R. 128) to provide additional compensaClaims.

tion to World War veterans for the loss of an eye in active By Mr. BRITTEN: A bill (H.R. 111) for the repeal of the service in line of duty in the World War; to the Committee drastic so-called Jones 5-and-10 law; to the Committee on on World War Veterans' Legislation. the Judiciary.

Also, a bill (H.R. 129) to provide for the settlement of By Mr. BUCKBEE: A bill (H.R. 112) to raise revenue, claims against the United States on account of property protect American labor, and assist the American farmer by damage or loss, personal injury, or death; to the Committee providing for the use in motor fuels of alcohol manufac- on Claims. tured from agricultural products grown upon the farm in Also, a bill (H.R. 130) to amend the act approved May the United States; to the Committee on Ways and Means. 15, 1928, entitled "An act for the control of floods on the

By Mr. CARLEY: A bill (H.R. 113) relating to contracts Mississippi River and its tributaries, and for other purfor the erection or alteration of public buildings; to the poses ”; to the Committee on Flood Control. Committee on Public Buildings and Grounds.

Also, a bill (H.R. 131) to provide that certain veterans By Mr. CROSS: A bill (H.R. 114) to restore confidence not honorably discharged shall be admitted to Veterans' by raising commodity prices through expanding the cur- Administration homes; to the Committee on World War rency by using silver to broaden the metallic monetary base | Veterans' Legislation. while preserving the gold standard; to the Committee on Also, a bill (H.R. 132) to amend the World War Veterans' Coinage, Weights, and Measures.

Act, 1924, as amended; to the Committee on World War By Mr. EVANS: A bill (H.R. 115) prescribing regulations Veterans' Legislation. for carrying on the business of lighter service from any of By Mr. JENKINS: A bill (H.R. 133) further restricting the ports of the United States to stationary ships or barges immigration into the United States; to the Committee on located offshore and for the purpose of promoting the safety Immigration and Naturalization. of navigation; to the Committee on Merchant Marine, Also, a bill (H.R. 134) to change preferences within Radio, and Fisheries.

the quotas; to the Committee on Immigration and By Mr. GIBSON: A bill (H.R. 116) to amend the civil Naturalization. service retirement act; to the Committee on the Civil Also, a bill (H.R. 135) to repeal the first proviso of section Service.

24 of the Immigration Act of February 5, 1917; to the ComAlso, a bill (H.R. 117) to regulate the importation of milk mittee on Immigration and Naturalization. and cream and milk and cream products into the United Also, a bill (H.R. 136) to make uniform the method States for the purpose of promoting the dairy industry of of appointing immigration officials in charge of districts, the United States and protecting the public health; to the ports, or stations; to the Committee on Immigration and Committee on Agriculture.

Naturalization.

Also, a bill (H.R. 137) to insure payment of bank deposits granting a pension to Jennie M. Spaulding; to the Com-

By Mr. ANDREW of Massachusetts: A bill (H.R. 155)
in national banks and member banks of the Federal Reserve
System; to the Committee on Banking and Currency. mittee on Invalid Pensions.

By Mr. MAY: A bill (H.R. 138) to provide for an addi- Also, a bill (H.R. 156) for the relief of Frank O. Glover;
tional district judge for the eastern and western districts of to the Committee on Military Affairs.
Kentucky, and to amend section 83 of the Judicial Code, as Also, a bill (H.R. 157) for preliminary examination and
amended; to the Committee on the Judiciary.

survey of Plum Island and Parker Rivers, Mass.; to the
Also, a bill (H.R. 139) to authorize the leasing of the Committee on Rivers and Harbors.

Muscle Shoals property upon certain terms and conditions, Also, a bill (H.R. 158) for the relief of William H. Flem-

to provide for the national defense, and for the regulation ing; to the Committee on Military Affairs.

of interstate commerce, and for other purposes; to the Com- Also, a bill (H.R. 159) for the relief of William H. Carter;

mittee on Military Affairs.

to the Committee on Military Affairs.

By Mr. McSWAIN: A bill (H.R. 140) to amend the Federal Also, a bill (H.R. 160) for the relief of Joanna A. Shee-
Reserve Act; to the Committee on Banking and Currency. han; to the Committee on Claims.

By Mr. McKEOWN: A bill (H.R. 141) to provide that no Also, a bill (H.R. 161) granting a pension to Annie Beals;

interest shall be charged veterans on loans made on ad- to the Committee on Invalid Pensions.

justed-service certificates, and for other purposes; to the Also, a bill (H.R. 162) granting a pension to Susie Fiedler;

Committee on Ways and Means.

to the Committee on Pensions.

Also, a bill (H.R. 142) to amend the act of February 8, Also, a bill (H.R. 163) granting an increase of pension to

1875, entitled “An act levying a tax of 10 percent per annum Mary Elizabeth Eaton; to the Committee on Invalid Pen-

on every person, firm, association, other than national-bank sions.

associations, and every corporation State bank or State By Mr. AYRES of Kansas: A bill (H.R. 164) granting a

banking association, on the amount of their own notes used pension to Russell G. Cromwell; to the Committee on Pen-

for circulation and paid out by them "; to the Committee sions.

on Ways and Means.

Also, a bill (H.R. 165) granting a pension to Sarah Ann

Also, a bill (H.R. 143) to authorize the purchase by the Thomas; to the Committee on Invalid Pensions.

Government of American-produced silver, to provide for the Also, a bill (H.R. 166) granting a pension to Azelle V.

issuance of silver certificates in payment therefor, to provide Crawford; to the Committee on Invalid Pensions.

for the coinage of such silver, and for other purposes; to Also, a bill (H.R. 167) granting an increase of pension to

the Committee on Coinage, Weights, and Measures.

Mary C. Snyder; to the Committee on Invalid Pensions.

Also, a bill (H.R. 144) amending section 200, World War Also, a bill (H.R. 168) granting an increase of pension to

Veterans' Act, 1924; to the Committee on World War Vet- Miriam A. Williams; to the Committee on Invalid Pensions.

erans' Legislation.

Also, a bill (H.R. 169) granting an increase of pension to

By Mr. McSWAIN: A bill (H.R. 145) to amend the Fed- Eliza Robinson; to the Committee on Invalid Pensions.

eral Reserve Act, and for other purposes; to the Committee Also, a bill (H.R. 170) granting an increase of pension to

on Banking and Currency.

Sarah P. Scott; to the Committee on Invalid Pensions.

By Mr. O'CONNOR: A bill (H.R. 146) to amend the act Also, a bill (H. R. 171) granting an increase of pension to

of June 18, 1929, entitled "An act to provide for the fifteenth Florence I. Huss; to the Committee on Invalid Pensions.

and subsequent decennial censuses, and to provide for Also, a bill (H.R. 172) granting an increase of pension to

apportionment of Representatives in Congress "; to the Com- Susan I. Queen; to the Committee on Invalid Pensions.

mittee on the Census.

Also, a bill (H.R. 173) granting an increase of pension to

Also, a bill (H.R. 147) to incorporate the Big Brother and Mathilda Danielson; to the Committee on Invalid Pensions.

Big Sister Federation, and for other purposes; to the Com- Also, a bill (H.R. 174) granting a pension to Martha Ella

mittee on the District of Columbia.

Downing; to the Committee on Invalid Pensions.

By Mr. PETTENGILL: A bili (H.R. 148) to provide for Also, a bill (H.R. 175) granting an increase of pension to

the issuance of stamped money certificates, and for other Marcha Ann Corkill; to the Committee on Invalid Pensions.

purpose; to the Committee on Banking and Currency.

Also, a bill (H.R. 176) granting a pension to Hulda S.

By Mr. SPENCE: A bill (H.R. 149) to regulate the rate of Dick; to the Committee on Invalid Pensions.

premium on bonds of officers and employees in the motor- Also, a bill (H.R. 177) for the relief of Lottie Bryant

vehicle service of the Post Office Department; to the Com- Steel; to the Committee on Claims.

mittee on the Post Office and Post Roads.

Also, a bill (H.R. 178) for the relief of John I. Saunders;

By Mr. WELCH: A bill (H.R. 150) to provide for the to the Committee on Claims.

protection of fish by requiring reports on the location of Also, a bill (H.R. 179) for the relief of Amos F. Wester-

canneries in Alaska and prohibiting certain salmon unlaw- field; to the Committee on Military Affairs.

fully caught from being brought into the United States, and Also, a bill (H.R. 180) for the relief of Zachara T. Ed-

for other purposes; to the Committee on Merchant Marine, wards; to the Committee on Military Affairs.

Radio, and Fisheries.

By Mr. BACHARACH: A bill (H.R. 181) granting an in-

Also, a bill (H.R. 151) to provide that the prevailing rate crease of pension to Jennie Wood; to the Committee on

of wages shall be paid to laborers and mechanics employed Invalid Pensions.

in the construction of Federal-aid highways, and for other Also, a bill (H.R. 182) granting an increase of pension

purposes; to the Committee on Roads.

to Mary J. Goodwin; to the Committee on Invalid Pensions.

Also, a bill (H.R.152) to amend subsection (d) of section Also, a bill (H.R. 183) granting an increase of pension to

11 of the Merchant Marine Act of June 5, 1920, as amended Rachel P. Thomas; to the Committee on Invalid Pensions.

by section 301 of the Merchant Marine Act of May 22, 1928; Also, a bill (H.R. 184) granting an increase of pension to

to the Committee on Merchant Marine, Radio, and Fisheries. Maria Stackhouse; to the Committee on Invalid Pensions.

Also, a bill (H.R. 153) to provide for the establishment, Also, a bill (H.R. 185) granting an increase of pension to

operation, and maintenance of foreign-trade zones in ports Amanda L. Dare; to the Committee on Invalid Pensions.

of the United States; to the Committee on Ways and Means. Also, a bill (H.R. 186) granting an increase of pension to

By Mr. WIGGLESWORTH: A bill (H.R. 154) for the pro- Sarah Ayres; to the Committee on Invalid Pension.

tection of laborers and mechanics on public buildings or Also, a bill (H.R. 187) granting a pension to Della Dabbs;

public works of the United States; to the Committee on to the Committee on Pensions.

Labor.

Also, a bill (H.R. 188) granting a pension to Mary A. M.

PRIVATE BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS

Lafferty; to the Committee on Pensions.

Under clause 1 of rule XXII, private bills and resolutions Also, a bill (H.R. 189) for the relief of the Delaware Bay

were introduced and severally referred as follows:

Shipbuilding Co.; to the Committee on Claims.

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