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This supplement supersedes the supplement dated July, 1928.
Discard the latter supplement.
TO 1927 EDITION
FEDERAL RECLAMATION LAWS
CONTAINING THE LAWS ENACTED BY
TABLE OF CONTENTS
SPECIAL PROVISIONS OF THE FIRST DEFIC ENCY ACT, FISCAL
[Extracts from] An act making appropriations to supply deficiencies in certain appropria
tions for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1928, and prior fiscal years, to provide supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1928, and for other purposes. (Act December 22, 1927, ch. 5, 45 Stat. 2)
DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
BUREAU OF RECLAMATION
Refund of construction charges: For refunds of construction charges heretofore paid on permanently unproductive lands excluded from the Federal reclamation projects specified in the act approved May 25, 1926, in accordance with section 42 of such act, fiscal years 1928 and 1929, $100,000, to be paid out of the reclamation fund. (45 Stat. 17.)
C. L. 1690, January 26, 1928, gives instructions regarding reports on applications for refunds or credit on account of construction charges paid on permanently unproductive lands.
For personal services and traveling and other expenses necessary to enable the Secretary of the Interior to determine the property loss by flood sustained by certain property owners residing at or in the vicinity of Hatch and Santa Teresa, New Mexico, in accordance with the provisions of the act of February 25, 1927 (Forty-fourth Statutes at Large, page 1792, Private, Numbered 396, Sixty-ninth Congress), $5,000, or so much thereof as may be necessary, to be expended from the reclamation fund. (45 Stat. 19.)
International water commission, United States and Mexico: The unexpended balance of the appropriation of $20,000 made by the second deficiency act, fiscal year 1924, and continued available until June 30, 1927, for the commission on equitable use of waters of the Rio Grande, shall remain available until June 30, 1928, for the expenses, including the purchase, at not to exceed $1,500, and maintenance of a passenger-carrying motor-propelled vehicle, of the commission authorized by the resolution approved March 3, 1927, entitled “Joint resolution amending the act of May 13, 1924, entitled 'An act providing a study regarding the equitable use of the waters of the Rio Grande,' and so forth.”
Any moneys received from the Republic of Mexico for the purpose of securing information on which to base a treaty between the United States and Mexico relative to the use of the waters of the Rio Grande,