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vided further, That no contràct relating to a water supply for municipal or miscellaneous purposes or to electric power shall be made unless, in the judgment of the Secretary, it will not impair the efficiency of the project for irrigation purposes. On any project where such provisions are made, the Secretary shall allocate to municipal or miscellaneous water purposes or to surplus power the part of the estimated construction costs of the project which he deems properly so allocable; and such allocations shall not be included in the reimbursable construction costs covered by the repayment contract or contracts required under section 4. All right, title, and interest in the facilities provided for such municipal or miscellaneous water supplies or surplus power and the revenues derived therefrom shall be and remain in the United States. Contracts for such municipal or miscellaneous water supplies or for such surplus power shall be at such rates as, in the Secretary's judgment, will produce revenues at least sufficient to cover the appropriate share of the annual operation and maintenance cost of the project and such fixed charges, including interest, as the Secretary deems proper. Contracts for the sale of surplus power shall be for periods not to exceed forty years and contracts for water supply for municipal or miscellaneous purposes shall be for such periods as the Secretary may determine and may include such renewal options as the Secretary deems desirable: And provided further, That in sales or leases of such power, preference shall be given to municipalities and other public corporations or agencies; and also to cooperatives and other nonprofit organizations financed in whole or in part by loans made pursuant to the Rural Electrification Act of 1936 and any amendments thereof. (Aug. 28, 1937, 50 Stat. 869; Aug. 11, 1939, 53 Stat. 1418; Oct. 14, 1940, 54 Stat. 1119.)

1084–61. Same; application of Act to Federal lands and relation to reclamation laws.-(a) In connection with any project constructed pursuant to the provisions of this Act, the Secretary shall have the same authority, with regard to the utilization of lands owned by the United States, other than lands acquired under section 5 as he has in connection with projects undertaken pursuant to the Federal reclamation laws, Act of June 17, 1902 (32 Stat. 388), and Acts amendatory thereof or supplementary thereto.

(b) In connection with the construction or operation and maintenance of a project undertaken pursuant to the authority of this Act, the Secretary shall have with respect to construction and supply contracts, and with respect to the acquisition, exchange, and disposition of lands, interest in lands, water rights, and other property and the relocation thereof, the same authority, including authority to acquire lands and interests in land and water rights with titles and at prices satisfactory to him, which he has in connection with projects, under the Federal reclamation laws. (Aug. 28, 1937, 50 Stat. 869; Aug. 11, 1939, 53 Stat. 1418; Oct. 14, 1940, 54 Stat. 1119.)

108462. Same; Secretary of Agriculture and Secretary of the Interior authorized to make regulations under the act.—The Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture are hereby authorized to perform any and all acts and to make such rules and regulations as may be necessary and proper for the purpose of carrying out their respective functions under this Act and for the purpose of carrying the provisions of this Act into full force and effect. (Aug. 28, 1937, 50 Stat. 869; Aug. 11, 1939, 53 Stat. 1418; Oct. 14, 1940, 54 Stat. 1119.)

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1084–63. Same; appropriation authorization. To carry out the purposes of this Act there is hereby authorized to be appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated (1) for the Department of the Interior such sums as may be necessary to carry out its functions under this Act, and (2) for the Department of Agriculture such sums as may be necessary to carry out its functions under this Act. (Aug. 28, 1937, 50 Stat. 869; Aug. 11, 1939. 53 Stat. 1418; Oct. 14, 1940, 54 Stat. 1119.)

1084–64. Secretary of Agriculture authorized to dispose of fire protection and rehabilitating equipment.—That upon completion or discontinuance of the Federal Government's work in rehabilitating and reestablishing forest-protection improvements and in the reduction of forest-fire hazards in the various towns or other political subdivisions of the States of Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut under appropriation for New England hurricane damage in the First Deficiency Appropriation Act, fiscal year 1939, and Acts amendatory thereof and supplementary thereto, the Secretary of Agriculture be, and he is hereby, authorized to transfer to the respective States so much of the fire protection and improvement tools and equipment, purchased from said appropriation for said work for use in the respective States, as in his judgment may be needed for continuance of said work and forest-fire protection by said States. (Nov. 25, 1940,

. 54 Stat. 1210.)

CRIMINAL CODE AND CRIMINAL PROCEDURE

OFFENSES AGAINST EXISTENCE OF GOVERNMENT

1220–1. Subversive activities prohibited.-(a) It shall be unlawful for any person

(1) to knowingly or willfully advocate, abet, advise, or teach the duty, necessity, desirability, or propriety of overthrowing or destroying any government in the United States by force or violence, or by the assassination of any officer of any such government.

(2) with the intent to cause the overthrow or destruction of any government in the United States, to print, publish, edit, issue, circulate, sell, distribute, or publicly display any written or printed matter advocating, advising, or teaching the duty, necessity, desirability, or propriety of overthrowing or destroying any government in the United States by force or violence;

(3) to organize or help to organize any society, group, or assembly of persons who teach, advocate, or encourage the overthrow or destruction of any government in the United States by force or violence; or to be or become a member of, or affiliate with, any such society, group, or assembly of persons, knowing the purposes thereof.

(b) For the purposes of this section, the term "government in the United States" means the Government of the United States, the government of any State, Territory, or possession of the United States, the government of the District of Columbia, or the government of any political subdivision of any of them. (June 28, 1940, Sec. 2, 54 Stat. 671.)

1220–2. Same; attempts or conspiracies unlawful.-It shall be unlawful for any person to attempt to commit, or to conspire to commit, any of the acts prohibited by the provisions of this title. (June 28, 1940, Sec. 3, 54 Stat. 671.)

1220–3. Same; seizure of printed matter.-Any written or printed matter of the character described in section 1 or section 2 of this Act, which is intended for use in violation of this Act, may be taken from any house or other place in which it may be found, or from any person in whose possession it may be, under a search warrant issued pursuant to the provisions of title XI of the Act entitled "An Act to punish acts of interference with the foreign relations, the neutrality and the foreign commerce of the United States, to punish espionage, and better to enforce the criminal laws of the United States, and for other purposes," approved June 15, 1917 (40 Stat. 228; U.S.C.; title 18, ch. 18). (June 28, 1940, Sec. 4, 54 Stat. 671.)

1220-4. Same; penalties and fines.-(a) Any person who violates any of the provisions of this title shall, upon conviction thereof, be fined not more than $10,000 or imprisoned for not more than ten years, or both.

(b) No person convicted of violating any of the provisions of this title shall, during the five years next following his conviction, be eligible for employment by the United States, or by any department or agency thereof (including any corporation the stock of which is wholly owned by the United States). (June 28, 1940, Sec. 5, 54 Stat.

, 671.)

OFFENSES AGAINST ELECTIVE FRANCHISE AND CIVIL RIGHTS

OF CITIZENS

1221-1. Intimidation and coercion of voters in elections of certain officers. That it shall be unlawful for any person to intimidate, threaten, or coerce, or to attempt to intimidate, threaten, or coerce, any other person for the purpose of interfering with the right of such other person to vote or to vote as he may choose, or of causing such other person to vote for, or not to vote for any candidate for the office of President, Vice President, Presidential elector, Member of the Senate, or Member of the House of Representatives at any election held solely or in part for the purpose of selecting a President, a Vice President, a Presidential elector, or any Member of the Senate or any Member of the House of Representatives, Delegates or Commissioners from the Territories and insular possessions. (Aug. 2, 1939, sec. 1, 53 Stat. 1147; 18 U. S. C., sec. 61.)

1221-2. Administrative employees, use of official authority.-It shall be unlawful for (1) any person employed in any administrative position by the United States, or by any department, independent agency, or other agency of the United States (including any corporation controlled by the Únited States or any agency thereof, and any corporation all of the capital stock of which is owned by the United States or any agency thereof), or (2) any person employed in any administrative position by any State, by any political subdivision or municipality of any State, or by any agency of any State or any of its political subdivisions or municipalities (including any corporation controlled by

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any State or by any such political subdivision, municipality, or agency, and any corporation all of the capital stock of which is owned by any State or by any such political subdivision, municipality, or agency), in connection with any activity which is financed in whole or in part by loans or grants made by the United States, or by any such department, independent agency, or other agency of the United States, to use his official authority for the purpose of interfering with, or affecting, the election or the nomination of any candidate for the office of President, Vice President, Presidential elector, Member of the Senate, Member of the House of Representatives, or Delegate or Resident Commissioner from any Territory or insular possession. (Aug. 2, 1939, sec. 2, 53 Stat. 1147; July 19, 1940, sec. 1, 54 Stat. 767; 18 U.S.C., sec. 61 a.)

1221-3. Political activity; promise of employment, compensation or other benefit.-It shall be unlawful for any person, directly or indirectly, to promise any employment, position, work, compensation, or other benefit, provided for or made possible in whole or in part by any Act of Congress, to any person as consideration, favor, or reward for any political activity or for the support of or opposition to any candidate or any political party in any election. (Aug. 2, 1939, sec. 3, 53 Stat. 1147; 18 U.S. C., sec. 61b.)

1221-4. Same; deprivation of employment, compensation or other benefit.—Except as may be required by the provisions of subsection (b), section 9 of this Act, it shall be unlawful for any person to deprive, attempt to deprive, or threaten to deprive, by any means, any person of any employment, position, work, compensation, or other benefit provided for or made possible by any Act of Congress appropriating funds for work relief or relief purposes, on account of race, creed, color, or any political activity, support of, or opposition to any candidate or any political party in any election. (Aug. 2, 1939, sec. 4, 53 Stat. 1147; 18 U. S. C., sec. 61c.

1221-5. Assessments; contributions; solicitation from benefit recipients. It shall be unlawful for any person to solicit or receive or be in any manner concerned in soliciting or receiving any assessment, political subscription, or contribution for any purpose whatever from any person known by him to be entitled to or receiving compensation, employment, or other benefit provided for or made possible by any Act of Congress appropriating funds for work relief or relief purposes. (Aug. 2, 1939, sec. 5, 53 Stat. 1148; 18 U. S. C., sec. 61d.)

1221–6. List of benefit recipients; furnishing:-It shall be unlawful for any person for political purposes to furnish or to disclose, or to aid or assist in furnishing or disclosing, any list or names of persons receiving compensation, employment, or benefits provided for or made possible by any Act of Congress appropriating, or authorizing the appropriation of, funds for work relief or relief purposes, to a political candidate, committee, campaign manager, or to any person for delivery to a political candidate, committee, or campaign manager, and it shall be unlawful for any person to receive any such list or names for political purposes. (Aug. 2, 1939, sec. 6, 53 Stat. 1148; 18 U. S. C., sec. 61e.)

1221-7. Appropriations, official authority; use in coercing voters.—No part of any appropriation made by any Act, heretofore or hereafter enacted, making appropriations for work relief, relief, or otherwise to

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increase employment by providing loans and grants for public-works projects, shall be used for the purpose of, and no authority conferred by any such Act upon any person shall be exercised or administered for the purpose of, interfering with, restraining, or coercing any individual in the exercise of his right to vote at any election. (Aug. 2, 1939, sec. 7, 53 Stat. 1148; 18 U. S. C., sec. 61f.)

1221–8. Penalties.-Any person who violates any of the foregoing provisions of this Act upon conviction thereof shall be fined not more than $1,000 or imprisoned for not more than one year, or both. (Aug. 2, 1939, sec. 8,53 Stat. 1148; 18 U. S. C., sec. 61g.)

1221-9. Executive employees; use of official authority; political activity; penalties.—(a) It shall be unlawful for any person employed in the executive branch of the Federal Government, or any agency or department thereof, to use his official authority or influence for the purpose of interfering with an election or affecting the result thereof. No officer or employee in the executive branch of the Federal Government, or any agency or department thereof, shall take any active part in political management or in political campaigns. All such persons shall retain the right to vote as they may choose and to express their opinions on all political subjects and candidates. For the purposes of this section the term "officer" or "employee" shall not be construed to include (1) the President and Vice President of the United States; (2) persons whose compensation is paid from the appropriation for the office of the President; (3) heads and assistant heads of executive departments; (4) officers who are appointed by the President, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate, and who determine policies to be pursued by the United States in its relations with foreign powers or in the Nation-wide administration of Federal laws.

(b) Any person violating the provisions of this section shall be immediately removed from the position or office held by him, and thereafter no part of the funds appropriated by any Act of Congress for such position or office shall be used to pay the compensation of such person. (Aug. 2, 1939, sec. 9, 53 Stat. 1148; July 19, 1940, sec. 2, 54 Stat. 767; 18 U. S. C., sec. 61h.)

1221-10. Federal employees; membership in political parties; penalties.-(1) It shall be unlawful for any person employed in any capacity by any agency of the Federal Government, whose compensation, or any part thereof, is paid from funds authorized or appropriated by any Act of Congress, to have membership in any political parèy or organization which advocates the overthrow of our constitutional form of government in the United States.

(2) Any person violating the provisions of this section shall be immediately removed from the position or office held by him, and thereafter no part of the funds appropriated by any Act of Congress for such position or office shall be used to pay the compensation of such person. (Aug. 2, 1939, sec. 9A, 53 Stat. 1148: 18 U. S. C., sec. 611.)

1221-11. Effect on existing law.-The provisions of this Act shall be in addition to and not in substitution for, any other provision of law. (Aug. 2, 1939, sec. 10, 53 Stat. 1149; July 19, 1940, sec. 3, 54 Stat. 767; 18 U. s. C., sec. 61j.)

1221–12. Separability clause.—If any provision of this Act, or the application of such provision to any person or circumstance, is held invalid, the remainder of the Act, and the application of such provi

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